Ford goes to India on the John Batchelor radio show

By | 2016-09-25T20:32:45+00:00 July 31st, 2011|Categories: Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China), Ford, Manufacturers, Podcasts, Radio, The John Batchelor show|Tags: , , , , , |

Ford Motor Company announced that it will build an integrated manufacturing facility comprising of a state-of-the-art vehicle manufacturing facility and an engine plant in Sanand, Gujarat. Ford will have no partner or joint venture going into India, unlike all the car companies that go into China. Ford will invest approximately US$1 billion in the two [...]

Sue Cischke, Ford’s VP for Sustainability, Environment and Safety Engineering on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:24+00:00 July 31st, 2011|Categories: #youtube, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China), Environment, Ford, Manufacturers, Safety, Technology, Video|Tags: , , , , , |

Sue Cischke, Ford's Vice President for Sustainability, Environment and Safety Engineering talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, on implementing global safety and environmental causes. Is Ford going to electrify in Brazil? China and India really needs help in safety and environment? Which takes more of Cischke's time in emerging countries, safety or environment? Is [...]

Warren Brown and Lou Ann Hammond chat on, July 29, 2011

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:24+00:00 July 31st, 2011|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Manufacturers,|

Thanks for having me back. Mercedes-Benz Museum and design center I went to Sindelfingen, Germany and Stuttgart, Germany a couple weeks ago. Did you know that you can go to a local dealer to order your car and then go to Germany and pick up your car and take a European trip, bring it back [...]

Darren Day, interior designer for Bentley, on the Continental GT on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:25+00:00 July 31st, 2011|Categories: 2011 New York auto show, Automobiles and Energy, Bentley, Car designers, Technology, Video,|Tags: , , , , , |

Darren J Day is the Senior Interior Designer for Continental. Day met up with Lou Ann Hammond, CEO,, at the 2011 New York auto show. Darren Day has loved drawing from  an early age.  Day has worked at Bentley since 1994, developing both the exterior and interior of the Continental T and SC, and the [...]