Michelin’s Pete Selleck on the reduction of raw materials on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:25+00:00 July 23rd, 2011|Categories: 2011 Michelin Challenge Bibendum, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, Technology, Tires, Video, youtube.com|

Berlin, Germany “ Pete Selleck, 55, has been with Michelin for 29 years. He has served as president of Michelins global Truck Tire business since January 2006. Pete Selleck will return to Greenville, S.C., from Michelins global headquarters in Clermont-Ferrand, France, to become Michelins North America Chairman. I met up with Selleck at the 2011 [...]

GKN, Bosch & Peugeot’s diesel hybrid, the Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:25+00:00 July 22nd, 2011|Categories: 2011 Michelin Challenge Bibendum, Automobiles and Energy, Diesel, Technology, Video, youtube.com|

Olivier Emily, Electric/hybrid engineer for GKN's global program talked with Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, at the 2011 Challenge Bibendum. Emily showed Hammond the engine, and the way it works. According to Peugeot 300 unit's of the first Full Hybrid diesel, the Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4, were snapped up in just 9 days. The car was [...]

Pete Selleck, Michelin X-one tires at the 2011 Challenge Bibendum

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:29+00:00 June 28th, 2011|Categories: 2011 Michelin Challenge Bibendum, Automobiles and Energy, Car shows, Tires, Video|

Berlin, Germany - Pete Selleck, 55, has been with Michelin for 29 years. He has served as president of Michelin's global Truck Tire business since January 2006. In this role, Selleck implemented the Michelin Durable Technologies innovation program, including the rollout of the X-One tires in North America. At the 2011 Challenge Bibendum Selleck talked [...]

Audi’s CO2 to Natural gas at the 2011 Challenge Bibendum on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:30+00:00 June 19th, 2011|Categories: 2011 Michelin Challenge Bibendum, Audi, Automobiles and Energy, Compressed Natural Gas (CNG), Technology, Video, youtube.com|

Berlin, Germany - 2011 Michelin Challenge Bibendu. Reinhard Otten, Concept Development for Audi AG talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com about Audi's CO2 to Natural gas at the 2011 Challenge Bibendum. Audi's intention is to make synthetic natural gas out of CO2 from biogas. But I asked Otten about using CO2 from coal, instead [...]