UAW, Hawaii hydrogen,John Batchelor radio

By | 2017-08-22T10:04:14+00:00 August 22nd, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, The John Batchelor show|Tags: , |

May 26, 1937, in what is known as the Battle of the Overpass, the United Auto Workers (UAW) fought with Ford Motor Company security guards at the River Rouge. Tactics have always been fierce, on both sides, when it comes to the UAW gaining access, and membership. The UAW has been around and fought enough [...]

Fastest electric Supercar Rimac Concept One

By | 2017-08-22T08:29:17+00:00 August 22nd, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, Rimac|Tags: , , |

Monterey Car Week is the largest gathering of beautiful cars; classic and new; expensive rebuilt and protected patina cars. Quail Lodge is a collection of all the supercars and bespoke supercars. The crowd roars when they hear a Koenigsegg come to life. You hear the car; you smell the exhaust, the condensation coming out of [...]

World Premier BMW Z4, 8-Series racing against time

By | 2017-08-17T21:37:01+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, BMW, Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance|Tags: , |

Two CEOs, Two BMWs unveiled, one Pebble Beach There are two President and Chief Executive Officers of BMW North America are at Pebble Beach this weekend. Ludwig Willisch, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Bernhard Kuhnt. One beginning their career as President and CEO, the other, retiring in style. BMW will run a classic race [...]

Braking news! Continental does a wheelie for EVs

By | 2017-08-15T16:09:38+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Categories: Continental AG, Tires|Tags: , , |

The wheels on the EV go round and round, round and round. No matter how much you rethink the wheel, they are round, but that round wheel made out of dandelions still has a lot of technology wear left in it. Continental has generated a new wheel for electric vehicles with the New Wheel Concept, [...]