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CARB explains how Volkswagen got caught and why it matters

By |2017-03-22T07:59:51-07:00September 24th, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Health & Fitness|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Dave Clegern, California Air Resources Board (CARB) spokesperson, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation today. CARB has been regulating diesel since 1996 and Volkswagen was only allowed to bring its cars into California if they met those standards. Why do those standards matter so much? What effect does NOX have [...]

Sweep riders volunteer at the Western States and Tevis Cup on Driving the Nation

By |2017-03-22T07:59:54-07:00July 27th, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Dodge|Tags: |

Volunteer sweep riders Sheri and Tom Krueger All eyes were on 70-year-old Gunhild Swanson as she crossed the finish line of California's Sierra Nevada Mountains Western States 100-mile Endurance Run in Auburn, CA. Swanson beat the clock with only six seconds to spare, becoming the oldest woman runner to finish the race in [...]

Bill Ford keynote speaker at 18th World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)

By |2017-03-22T08:01:20-07:00November 14th, 2011|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, Ford, Manufacturers, Technology, Video, youtube.com|Tags: , , , , |

Orlando, FL - Ford Executive Chairman, William "Bill" Clay Ford Jr., was the keynote speaker at the 18th World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS). Ford talked about his vision for the future of transportation, and how intelligent vehicles and innovations such as smart electrification can help solve emerging transportation issues on roads around [...]