Bob Carter, what are Toyota’s problems?

By | 2017-03-22T08:05:21+00:00 February 15th, 2010|Categories: 2010 Chicago Auto Show (CAS), Alternative vehicles, Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, Car shows, carlist.com, Hybrids, Manufacturers, National Highway Safety Administration (NHTSA), Toyota, Video, youtube.com|

2010 Chicago Auto Show, Chicago, IL - Robert S. Carter Group Vice President and General Manager - Toyota Division Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc sat down with me at the Chicago auto show for a 35 minute exclusive interview. In this segment Bob talks about what the problems are that Toyota is having in regards [...]

2011 BMW Alpina walkaround

By | 2017-03-22T08:05:21+00:00 February 14th, 2010|Categories: 2010 Chicago Auto Show (CAS), Automobiles and Energy, BMW, Car shows, carlist.com, Manufacturers, Video, youtube.com|

2010 Chicago Auto Show, Chicago, IL - The BMW ALPINA B7 made it's North American debut at the Chicago Auto Show. You saw the first generation Alpina in limited edition in the 2008 model year.  This is the second generation of ALPINA automobiles based on the BMW 7 Series to be offered in the US.  [...]

Andreas Bovensiepen on racing and the BMW Alpina

By | 2017-03-22T08:05:25+00:00 February 14th, 2010|Categories: 2010 Chicago Auto Show (CAS), Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, BMW, Car shows, carlist.com, Diesel, Manufacturers, Racing, Video, youtube.com|

2010 Chicago Auto Show, Chicago, IL -Bovensiepen won the 24-hour Nürburgring with Hans Joachim Stuck in 1998 in a BMW diesel, long before Audi won the 24-hours of Lemans in their prototype diesel. Bovensiepen is the son of the founder of Alpina and has worked in mechanical engineering and marketing. Bovensiepen gives us a bit [...]

Kris Ordwarka talks about the 2011 BMW Alpina

By | 2017-03-22T08:05:25+00:00 February 14th, 2010|Categories: 2010 Chicago Auto Show (CAS), Automobiles and Energy, BMW, Car shows, carlist.com, Manufacturers, Video, youtube.com|

2010 Chicago Auto Show, Chicago, IL - The BMW ALPINA B7 made it's North American debut at the Chicago Auto Show. Ordwarka talked about Alpina,  the family owned business that creates the BMW Alpina. The Alpina is partially built on the BMW line. It is a bespoke, small setting that is based on the 7-Series. [...]