Koenigsegg Agera R and the Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:33+00:00 March 30th, 2011|Categories: 2011 Geneva auto show, Automobiles and Energy, Car shows, Manufacturers, Technology, Video|

Geneva, Switzerland - 81st annual Geneva motor show From Koenigsegg press release: The design The Agera is designed with the minimalistic “less is more” philosophy in mind. This philosophy means that the shape of the car has to be purely functional with no added features except those purely needed to meet regulation, added safety, ergonomics, [...]

A million Chevys in Europe by 2015

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:33+00:00 March 28th, 2011|Categories: #youtube, 2011 Geneva auto show, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, Car shows, Chevy, Manufacturers, Technology, Video|Tags: , , , , |

Wayne Brannon, President Chevrolet Europe, sat down with Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, and a group of journalists at the 2011 Geneva motor show. Brannon has set a goal of selling one million Chevys in Europe by 2015-2016, assuming the economy continues to recover. Ramp up, ramp down When you have so many [...]

Ford; Any color except black, the impact of the Japan earthquake

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:33+00:00 March 28th, 2011|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Manufacturers, Podcasts, Radio, The John Batchelor show|

March 27, 2011 - The mamouth earthquake and subsequent Tsunami has caused delays in shipments of cars, idled production of others and Ford to tell customers you can have it in any color except Black. Cars that are made in Japan and shipped to the United States: Acura RL Acura TSX Honda Fit Honda Insight [...]

Heels & Wheels at the 81st Geneva International Motor Show at Palexpo press days

By | 2016-09-25T14:13:34+00:00 March 25th, 2011|Categories: 2011 Geneva auto show, Automobiles and Energy, Car shows|

Its the only part of the body, or the car, that touches the ground, the heels and the wheels. We took a few extra seconds to look at the heels & wheels that make up the 81st Geneva International Motor Show at Palexpo for Geneva press days. The show features World and European premieres of [...]