Climate Change and the Volt, or a parody on politics

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:12+00:00 March 31st, 2012|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, GM, Hybrids, Manufacturers, Politics, Presidential candidates|

Politics used to be so easy. The Republicans and Democrats were divided over the socially liberal or conservative viewpoints of how to run our government. Now, politics are encompassing every aspect of our lives. You can't get a rectal exam without it being political, let alone buy a car, especially the Chevy Volt. The Chevy [...]

Warren Brown and Lou Ann Hammond chats on www.washingtonpost.com March 23, 2012

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:12+00:00 March 31st, 2012|Categories: Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Driving tips, Manufacturers, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|

LOU ANN HAMMOND : A couple of weeks ago one of you asked ACURA ILX Hi Warren and Lou Ann -- Any idea when the new Acura ILX will actually show up in dealers? My mom desperately wants to drive one (try finding any other 4-dr sedan with stick and leather/sunroof for under $30K) and [...]

Rainer Michel, VW’s VP at the 2012 NAIAS on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:12+00:00 March 31st, 2012|Categories: 2012 Detroit Auto Show (NAIAS), Automobiles and Energy, Diesel, Hybrids, Video, Volkswagen, youtube.com|

Rainer Michel, VW VP of product marketing & strategy at the 2012 NAIAS on Driving the Nation Michel went through the alternative fuels and vehicles that Volkswagen has brought to market and is bringing to market in the near future. Volkswagen has hybrids, but are they going to start using the more power dense lithium-ion [...]