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2011 NAIAS with John Batchelor radio show

2011 NAIAS auto show wrap-up

NAIAS – January 2011 Detroit, MI – Lou Ann Hammond, CEO,, talked to John Batchelor, host of the John Batchelor radio show about the 2011 North American International Auto show (NAIAS) in Detroit, MI.

What were some of the hot cars? Are we getting to the part where there are electric cars to sell?

What are the different types of electrification? Are hybrids still part of the mix?

Who were the winners of the North American Car and Truck of the Year NACTOY?

Is the Volt a hybrid or a different technology?

Is Apple ready to start putting iPods in cars?

Is Porsche really thinking of build?

The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) is expanding to provide a virtual global stage to hear from automotive and mobility industry leaders through this new thought leadership series. The monthly web-based series, which began on September 22, will serve as a platform for the industry’s top executives, experts, and analysts to discuss their latest insights and share mobility innovations. It will give all NAIAS stakeholders —manufacturers, suppliers, service providers, and auto enthusiasts—the ability to hear from the industry’s best minds.

2011 NAIAS with John Batchelor radio show

Lou Ann Hammond

Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a founding member of the Women's World Car of the Year #WWCOTY, and board member of the Women in Automotive.