It's what we all wait for, the first glimpse of the car as it takes it's walk - or drive - down the catwalk. Here are the unveilings from the 2011 Chicago auto show. We saved the best for last, when Ralph Gilles bent down and kissed the steel.
John Krafcik, President & CEO Hyundai North America. I met up with Krafcik at the 2011 Hyundai Elantra launch. We talked about fuel economy and the fact that 100% of Elantra's will have forty miles per gallon. No asterisk!
Daniel F. Akerson is General Motors Chairman and CEO. General Motors sells lots of trucks, lots of trucks. So what happens when the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) tells you to meet a certain miles per gallon on trucks that might be out of the reach of physics or finances?
Owen Thunes is the Senior Project Engineer at Nissan Technical Center North America. Sacramento, California Area. Owens brought the Nissan Leaf up to my house in Auburn, CA, forty miles from the technical center. Thunes talks about charging the Leaf. How long it takes, how to charge the Leaf, and what to be careful of [...]