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  • John Batchelor radio, Rolls-Royce Vision Next 100

John Batchelor radio, Rolls-Royce Vision Next 100

By |June 21st, 2016|

Most companies are saying they expect autonomous vehicles to start showing up in dealerships by 2025, there is even a website dedicated to the goal of autonomous driving by 2025. In London, Rolls-Royce showed the […]

  • 2017 Volvo S90

2017 Volvo S90 Scandanavian design and safety

By |June 17th, 2016|

We’re sitting in front of the Kempinski Hotel Bahia Marbella Estepona, Costa del Sol, in Southern Spain. We’re in a new country, in a new car, on new roads, so we’re getting a briefing on […]

  • 2017 Volvo S90 Scandanavian design and safety

Volvo in Spain, elderly parents, cloth interior carchat

By |June 13th, 2016|

Good Morning Warren and Friends,

I’m in Malaga Spain, birthplace of Pablo Picasso, today driving the all-new Volvo S90 and V90. The S90 sedan will come out next year, the V90 station wagon sometime later […]

  • A Republican in CA, free charging carchat

A Republican in CA, free charging carchat

By |June 6th, 2016|

Good Morning Warren and Friends,

I’m in San Diego today, saying goodbye to my friend Jim. RIP Jim, you were real, and I liked that.

It’s heating up in California; 101 degrees in Auburn, CA today! Don’t […]

  • IEA at CEM7; Donald Trump rescinding clean energy

IEA at CEM7; Donald Trump rescinding clean energy

By |June 5th, 2016|

The United States hosted the seventh Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM7) in San Francisco, California. CEM7 brings the global energy policymakers together with visionaries once a year from more than 25 countries to collaborate with business […]

  • John Batchelor radio show, Volvo made in China, Sweden & US

John Batchelor radio show, Volvo made in China, Sweden & US

By |June 5th, 2016|

Geely, a major Chinese automaker paid almost $2 billion for Volvo in 2010. The Volvo XC 90 was just awarded the Women’s World Car of the Year (WWCOTY). The XC90 already offers semi-autonomous drive with […]

  • Gov Jerry Brown won't get dirty with Donald Trump

Gov Jerry Brown won’t get dirty with Donald Trump

By |June 2nd, 2016|

Immediately after West Coast Leaders, Alaska, British Columbia, California, Oregon and Washington signed a Comprehensive Agreement at the Global Clean Energy Ministerial Symposium the floor was opened for questions. There was a cap-n-trade question, but […]

  • BYD PHEV SUV, Memorial day, Takata airbag carchat

BYD PHEV SUV, Memorial day, Takata airbag carchat

By |May 31st, 2016|

Good Morning Warren and Friends,

Last week I wrote that the Volvo XC 90 will be the first plug-in hybrid SUV. I should have said in the United States. China already has plug-in SUVs and the […]

  • American autos vs. German vs. Japanese vs. Chinese vs. Korean carchat

American autos vs. German vs. Japanese vs. Chinese vs. Korean carchat

By |May 26th, 2016|

Good Morning Warren and Friends,

Hello from Gothenburg, Sweden!

I am here with a group of women from the Women’s World Car of the Year (WWCOTY) to give an award to Volvo for being the car of […]

  • WWCOTY awards Volvo XC 90 car of the Year

WWCOTY awards Volvo XC 90 car of the Year

By |May 25th, 2016|

Mr. Håkan Samuelsson, President, and CEO of Volvo Car Group, was at an event in Gothenburg, Sweden to receive the prestigious Women’s World Car of the Year award for the Volvo XC90.

Seven of the […]