BYD’s Chairman Wang Chuanfu at the Shanghai auto show

By | 2016-09-25T20:32:14+00:00 May 23rd, 2013|Categories: Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV), BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China), BYD, Car shows, electric vehicles (EV), Manufacturers, Politics, Video, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: , , , , , |

BYD is one of Chinas's largest non-government controlled automakers. Wang Chuanfu is chairman of BYD, a company that is 9.9% owned by a subsidiary of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway. Wang has seen the price, and his net worth, go up and down as the price of the stock he owns fluctuates. According to Forbes, in [...]

CODA; sales versus registration, Tesla offering more stock, strategic visions ranks top cars

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:47+00:00 May 20th, 2013|Categories: Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, Chevy, Fisker automotive, Manufacturers, Podcasts, Radio, Tesla Motors, The John Batchelor show|

John Batchelor, host of the John Batchelor radio, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com about Tesla doing well, CODA going bankrupt. Tesla announced offerings of 2,703,027 shares of common stock and $450 million aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes due 2018 in concurrent underwritten registered public offerings. Musk owns over 26% of Tesla's [...]

Bentley craftsman demonstrate leather and wood techniques on Driving the Nation

By | 2019-03-21T21:26:04+00:00 May 18th, 2013|Categories: 2013 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS), Automobiles and Energy, Bentley, Luxury vehicles, Manufacturers, New York International Auto Show (NYIAS), Video, youtube.com|Tags: |

What type of wood is used inside of a Bentley? Bentley is known for its luxurious vehicles, the handpicked and handcrafted materials it uses in its cars. The people who build the Bentleys are artisans, craftsman at the top of the ladder. Mark Dawson and Paul Fischer talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com about [...]

2013 Shanghai auto show floor scenes

By | 2016-09-25T20:32:14+00:00 May 18th, 2013|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, BMW, BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China), Buick, BYD, Cadillac, Car shows, Chevy, Continental AG, Infiniti, Kia, Manufacturers, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Opel, Suppliers, Technology, Video, Volvo|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Shanghai, China - Scenes from the 2013 Shanghai auto show includes the women, the characters, the police and the cars. Watch the video to see BMW, BYD, Peugeot, Renault, Jaguar, Mercedes-Benz, Cadillac, Geely, Opel, Mazda, Smart, Brabus, Citroen, Luxgen, JAC, Infiniti, Volvo, Continental, Buick, Kia, Chevy and Jeep on the floor of the Shanghai auto [...]