Geneva Motor Show, Russia and Ukraine, Cars and gas on the John Batchelor radio show

By |March 5th, 2014|

Russia and the Ukraine are starting to seep into the Geneva Motor show discussions and there is concern about what will happen if this situation is not contained soon, if cooler heads do not prevail. […]

R. L. Polk’s Analyst view of Europe on the eve of the 2013 Geneva auto show

By |March 3rd, 2013|

In January, 2013, at the Detroit auto show I interviewed Anthony Pratt, Director of Forecasting, Polk of America. I asked Pratt about Europe, what Polk was forecasting for 2013 and beyond for Western, Eastern and […]

Renault, Nissan’s CEO, Carlos Ghosn, on Renault, Nissan, and Datsun on Driving the Nation

By |September 28th, 2012|

While the Paris auto show begins in gloomy weather and a gloomy economic outlook Carlos Ghosn, CEO, Renault, Nissan and Datsun, took time back in April, 2012 to talk to a small group of journalists […]

Beautiful cars in Europe you won’t see in the United States on Driving the Nation

By |July 22nd, 2012|

Have you even heard of Valmet Automotive? Mia Rio?

Drivingthenation.com took some video at the 2012 Geneva auto show of beautiful cars in Europe that you won’t see in the United States, added a little […]

Ford posts $1.649 billion profit for first nine months of 2011

By |October 29th, 2011|

World wide Ford made $1.649 billion profit which equals 41 cents per share.
Debt at Ford was reduced by $1.3 billion in 2011 to make the remaining debt due by Ford.

Ford’s profit came from North America. They […]

Christophe Deville, Renault EVs at the 2011 Michelin Challenge Bibendum on Driving the Nation

By |May 22nd, 2011|

Christophe Deville is the Manager of Communications for Renault. Deville talked about the difference in charging times between Europe and the United States.

What does Renault have coming out by the end of 2012?

Renault […]