2008 Los Angeles auto Show

Honda and the hydrogen highway

By | 2017-03-22T08:05:59+00:00 December 9th, 2008|Categories: 2008 Los Angeles auto Show, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, California Air Resources Board (CARB), Honda, Hydrogen, Politics, Video, youtube.com|

Stephen Ellis, Manager of Fuel Cell Marketing for American Honda Motor Company sat down for a chat with me at the 2008 Los Angeles auto show. Ellis had missed part of the auto show to attend the Carlifornia Air Resources Board (CARB) meeting. CARB is offering solictitaions for funding for hydrogen for mobile or temporary [...]

Project i starts with the MINI-e

By | 2017-03-22T08:05:59+00:00 December 8th, 2008|Categories: 2008 Los Angeles auto Show, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, BMW, Emissions, Green cars, Manufacturers, MINI, Plugin-electric vehicles, Technology, Video, youtube.com|

BMW's CEO, Norbert Reithofer, announced that Dr. Friedrich Eichiner will head a new department, codenamed Project i, which will focus on designing minicars with advanced technology. Dr. Friedrich Eichiner unveiled the MINI e on the rooftop of the Beverly Wilshire the day before the start of the 2008 Los Angeles auto show I spoke to [...]