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  • Dr. Herbert Diess, Member of the Board of Management of Volkswagen AG,

#NAIAS2017 VW scrum after Tiguan Atlas R-Line

By |January 9th, 2017|

Dr. Herbert Diess, Member of the Board of Management of Volkswagen AG, Chairman of the Board of Management of the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand, talked to journalist after the unveil of the Volkswagen Tiguan and […]

  • #cancersucks, tires, Costcoauto, VW, carchat, volkswagen, washington post, warren brown

#cancersucks tires, Costcoauto, VW carchat

By |October 10th, 2016|

Good Morning Warren and Friends,

I am dedicating this blog to Holly Reich and to anyone that has fought cancer. Holly fought cancer for twenty years, four times successfully. Each time I would ask her why […]

  • Willie Nelson, VW, on the road again, car commercial, volkswagen

Willie Nelson VW on the road again

By |September 29th, 2016|

Volkswagen and Willie Nelson in a commercial! This could be the smartest move and the best commercial of the year.

  • Ital design chief car designer Filippo Perini

Ital design chief car designer Filippo Perini

By |August 21st, 2016|

We caught up with Chief car designer for Italdesign, Filippo Perini at the Concorso Italiano. Perini talks about designing Lamborghini cars and being the chief designer for Ital design. Perini is an engineer and a […]

  • Buick Avista concept car car of the Year

Buick Avista concept car of the Year

By |August 1st, 2016|

I remember seeing the Buick Avista concept car at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, MI, and couldn’t believe what General Motors had created. A stunning coupe that hasn’t graced the streets […]

  • John Batchelor radio show, Volkswagen, diesel, hydrogen, electric vehicles

John Batchelor radio show, Volkswagen diesel and hydrogen

By |April 26th, 2016|

John Batchelor talks to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, about Volkswagen’s agreement, Mary’s Valley Rally hydrogen highway with the Toyota Mirai and Hyundai Tucson. It’s all about clean in California – clean transportation, […]

  • California Air Resources Board, carb, mary nichols, diesel, defeat device, payback

CARB’s Nichols on VW diesel in California

By |April 22nd, 2016|

California Air Resources Board Chair Mary Nichols talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about the status of CARB and Volkswagen.

What is the status of CARB and Volkswagen?

Will Volkswagen be allowed […]

  • Are light duty diesel engines dying in the United States?

Are diesel cars dying in the United States?

By |February 25th, 2016|

In January 2016, there were 500 diesel cars sold in the United States. Volkswagen has put its 2.0-liter and 3.0-liter vehicles sales on hold till they can figure out an acceptable solution to the EPA […]

  • Climate change in Paris (COP21), VW, CARB, Senator Fran Pavley, John Batchelor radio show

CARB shows the equipment that found the Volkswagen defeat device

By |January 27th, 2016|

John Swanton, California Air Resources Board (CARB) air pollution specialist spokesperson, took Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, around the El Monte, California technology center. The El Monte center is the technology center that […]

  • Air Resources Board (CARB) rejects VW 2-liter diesel recall plan and issues Notice of Violation

CARB rejects VW recall issues Violation

By |January 13th, 2016|

SACRAMENTO – The California Air Resources Board (CARB) today notified Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. that it is rejecting VW’s submitted recall plan for 2-liter diesel passenger vehicles sold in California between 2009 and 2015. […]