John Batchelor radio show, Volkswagen and CARB on Driving the Nation

Click on the link to listen to John Batchelor, the host of The John Batchelor radio show, talk to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, about the video interview with California Air Resources Board (CARB's) Dave Clegern. In 1967, California's Governor Reagon established the California Air Resources Board (CARB) because of the [...]

Real Wheels Live with Warren Brown on 09.25.15

Good Morning Warren and friends, I got home Saturday from Frankfurt, Germany, turned around Monday morning to go to New York City for what was supposed to be a small party with the big unveil of the Volkswagen Passat (slight redesign on an already great gasoline car) . By the time I got to New [...]

CARB investigating all VW groups after diesel deception

Dave Clegern, California Air Resources Board (CARB) spokesperson, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation today. CARB is investigating all Volkswagen groups after the diesel deception. How did this happen? How were they caught? Who figured out what was happening?

CARB explains how Volkswagen got caught and why it matters

Dave Clegern, California Air Resources Board (CARB) spokesperson, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation today. CARB has been regulating diesel since 1996 and Volkswagen was only allowed to bring its cars into California if they met those standards. Why do those standards matter so much? What effect does NOX have [...]

CARB clarifies if you can sell your used Volkswagen diesel vehicle on Driving the Nation

Dave Clegern, California Air Resources Board (CARB) spokesperson, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation today. I asked Clegern if the diesels on the road right now were in compliance and if they could be sold as used in California. Clegern said that if you own a diesel car right now you can [...]

Martin Winterkorn ousted as CEO Volkswagen AG

Martin Winterkorn out at Volkswagen Just two days after I wrote the article asking if the Volkswagen cover-up would cost Winterkorn his job, Volkswagen AG Board has accepted the resignation of Martin Winterkorn. Here is the board's statement, and below that the former CEO of Volkswagen AG, Martin Winterkorn's statement. Winterkorn's predecessor has not been [...]

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VW dieselgate Winterkorn’s job in jeopardy?

Winterkorn - the ego and the Id Listen to John Batchelor and Thaddeus McCotter talk to Lou Ann Hammond about Volkswagen admits emission manipulation, is Winterkorn's job in jeopardy? on the John Batchelor Radio Show[/fusion_text] Volkswagen has admitted to deceiving the consumers and the Environmental regulatory agencies. Affected vehicles are diesel versions of [...]

Michael Horn admits Volkswagen deceit

Volkswagen did it on purpose and got caught Michael Horn, President, and CEO of Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. talking about the Volkswagen emission crisis. Volkswagen has admitted they deceived the California air resources Board in the Federal US Environmental Protection Agency. This is what Mr. Horn has to say tonight in New York City. September 18, 2015

Warren and I were in Frankfurt, Germany, for the 66th Frankfurt International Automobil-Ausstellung (IAA) motor show. I am sure Warren will be writing about the show from his view. The descriptive words from the motor show were connectivity, mobility, and disruptive technology. I talked to John Batchelor on his radio show about this and more. You can also [...]

UAL, Smisek, DeBartolo, Foreign bribery act

FASB No. 19 In the '80s Edward John DeBartolo Jr. "Eddie" DeBartolo was a household name. DeBartolo was the owner of the San Francisco 49ers, the team of the decade with names like Joe Montana, Dwight Clark, Kenna Turner, Eric Wright, and Duane Board. DeBartolo loved his team, and they loved him. With each season [...]

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