Richard Carter, Rolls Royce, and Bijan bespoke Phantoms on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:40+00:00 January 6th, 2011|Categories: 2010 Los Angeles auto show, Car designers, Car shows, Manufacturers, Video, youtube.com|Tags: , , , , |

Richard Carter, global director of communications for Rolls-Royce, talks to Warren Brown, Washington Post, and myself about Bijan, the designer creating bespoke rolls-Royce Phantoms for Bijan's clients, called driveable art.

Victor Muller, The NEW Mr. Saab

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:40+00:00 December 30th, 2010|Categories: 2010 Los Angeles auto show, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, Car shows, Fuel economy, Manufacturers, Saab, Video, youtube.com|

It was a long day at the Los Angeles auto show. I had been interviewing executives and designers since 8am. It is now 4pm. I ran from the Mercedes stand to the Saab stand, late again. I had never met the new CEO of Saab, Victor Muller and was told he was running a few [...]

Arwed Niestroj, Mercedes-Benz B-Class Fuel-cell

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:40+00:00 December 29th, 2010|Categories: 2010 Los Angeles auto show, Alternative Fuels, Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, California Air Resources Board (CARB), Car shows, Environmental Protection Administration (EPA), Hydrogen, Manufacturers, Mercedes-Benz, Technology, Video, youtube.com, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|

Arwed Niestroj, Mercedes-Benz B-Class F-Cell Manager showed off the new B-Class F-CELL, the first series production fuel-cell powered electric vehicle available in the U.S., at the 2010 Los Angeles auto show. Mercedes-Benz is the first manufacturer to offer a fuel-cell powered Zero-Emissions Vehicle that has been certified by the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) and CARB (California [...]