Shinichi Kurihara, CEO, Mitsubishi North America

By | 2017-03-22T08:05:44+00:00 April 29th, 2009|Categories: 2009 New York auto show, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, electric vehicles (EV), electricity, Emissions, Environment, Green cars, Mitsubishi, Technology, Video,|

I talked to Shinichi Kurihara, CEO, Mit'subishi North America at the 2009 New York auto show. Kurihara talked to me about the Mit'subishi i MiEV Electric Car going global. "Electric vehicles are one branch of the automotive landscape and we are dedicated to providing these technology-sourced solutions as an important path for the world's clean-air [...]

Gil Portalatin, 2010 Ford Fusion hybrid

By | 2017-03-22T08:05:44+00:00 April 27th, 2009|Categories: 2009 New York auto show, Automobiles and Energy, Ford, Hybrids, Video,|

Gil Portalatin, Hybrid Applications Manager, Ford Motor Company, sat down with me at the 2009 New York International auto show. We talked about the 2010 Ford Fusion hybrid: Portalatin says that the 2010 Ford Fusion hybrid is the most fuel-efficient, mid-sized sedan in America. The Fusion hybrid has a certified 41 mpg rating in the [...]

Lou Ann Hammond Skypes on MSNBC about automobile hybrids

By | 2017-03-22T08:05:44+00:00 April 26th, 2009|Categories: Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, batteries, Electric - Range Extender Vehicle (E-REV), electric vehicles (EV), electricity, Hybrids, Plugin-electric vehicles, Technology, Television, Video,|

Hybrids, electric cars, partial zero emission vehicles (PZEV). Lou Ann Hammond skypes with Alex Witt from MSNBC about future vehicles and vehicles you can buy that are as clean on evaporative emissions as hybrids. What about the person that isnt ready to buy a hybrid? Are there gasoline cars that are just as clean as [...]

Lou Ann Hammond on MSNBC’s Ed Schultz

By | 2017-03-22T08:05:44+00:00 April 23rd, 2009|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Chrysler, GM, Television, Video,|

Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, talks to MSNBC's Ed Shultz about the impact of automobile dealers closures on local communities. Most people don't think car dealers closing will have an effect on them, especially if they don't buy that type of car. But they are wrong, sales tax reduction. and Hammond talks about the difference [...]