Gene Brown, V.P. of Marketing and Public Relations for Suzuki

Times are tough for all car companies. How is Suzuki doing? Gene Brown, Vice President of Marketing and Public Relations for Suzuki talks about Suzuki on a global level. Suzuki is a global player. They sold 2.3 million cars globally last year. They were one of two Japanese car companies that were profitable last year. [...]

Stefan Utsch, project manager, 2010 Porsche Panamera

Stefan Utsch is the project manager for the Porsche Panamera. Dr. Utsch joined us in Elkhart Lake at Road America, Wisconsin. Why did Porsche decide to bring out a 4-door sedan? Watch the Porsche in motion as you listen to Utsch talk about  the 3 models and the fuel efficiencies of the Porsche Panamera.

By |2017-03-22T08:05:34-07:00October 14th, 2009|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Fuel economy, Porsche, Technology, Video, youtube.com|0 Comments

Stefan Jacoby, CEO, Volkswagen of America

In 1969 Walter Cronkite called Chattanooga, TN the dirtiest city in America. By 2011 Volkswagen will be producing a new four-door midsize car (code name NMS). According to Jacoby the NMS will replace the Passat. More than half of the companies involved in the project are based in Tennessee. The new Volkswagen production facility will [...]

Bob Faieta & the 2010 Porsche Panamera

Bob Faieta is going to the Monterey, Calif. Laguna Seca racetrack with his biggest point lead of the season, leading by 22 points. “Were in good shape,” Faieta said as we drove around the track at 140 mph. Faieta will win this race, for the third time in 4 years of racing cars. He is [...]

By |2017-03-22T08:05:34-07:00October 10th, 2009|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Manufacturers, Porsche, Racing, Video, youtube.com|0 Comments

Hurley Haywood & the 2010 Porsche Panamera

Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin -"Steady, steady" ten times around the long curve Hurley Haywood said as we drove the Porsche Panamera S around Road America. I wouldn't say I raced because it was my first time behind the Panamera and my first time around Road America and I needed to get a feel for the road. [...]

By |2017-03-22T08:05:34-07:00October 10th, 2009|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Manufacturers, Porsche, Racing, Video, youtube.com|0 Comments