What do Chopped’s Marc Murphy and Nissan have in common?

The front doors to 214 Lafayette St in the village are funky pieces of plywood painted black with silver hinges holding them in place. Go past those doors and you are in a 13,000 square foot 5-story house requit with an indoor pool full of nubiles swimming in synchronization. A Nissan GT-R sit's in the [...]

Brazil’s President Lula at the 2010 Challenge Bibendum

President Lula opening speech at the 2010 Challenge Bibendum, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil When you listen to Brazil's President Lula talk he is mesmerizing. Lula has pulled Brazil out of the brink of bankruptcy, self loathing and the dependence of foreign oil. Lula was the first President to attend a Challenge Bibendum.  He took the [...]

Steve Wozniak hands over Prius keys to Toyota – for 2 weeks

"You caught me getting in the shower."  Oops, sorry Woz. I just want to talk to you about your Toyota Prius. I understand that you own a Toyota Prius and are having electrical problems? I had heard that Apple Inc. co-founder, and abysmal dancer, Steve “Woz” Wozniak was having acceleration problems on his 2010 Toyota [...]

The best of “Inside the Actor’s studio” with Audi

The Carneros Inn, Napa, CA - James Lipton is the host of Inside the Actors Studio. Lipton has interviewed over 250 of the most accomplished actors of our time. His show is always intriguing and educational. He is also incredibly humorous and compassionate. I have watched Lipton on his television show, and he asks every [...]

James Lipton: Inside the Actor’s Studio with Audi

The Carneros Inn, Napa, CA - James Lipton is the host of Inside the Actor's Studio. Lipton has interviewed over 250 of the most accomplished actors of our time. His show is always intriguing and educational. Inside the Actor's studio can be seen on the Bravo network. In celebration of Audi's centennial James [...]

Nissan/Datsun 300ZX 1984 & Paul Newman

Can you spot the two times Datsun is used? That's right, Nissan is slowly changing over in their commercials from Datsun to Nissan. How did Nissan celebrate their 50th anniversary? By bringing out the 300ZX with 6 cylinders. And they have Paul Newman in #33 racing seat in 1985 for the GT-1 championship. This was [...]

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John McCain at the 2008 Detroit Auto Show

Senator John McCain & Senator Joe Lieberman stopped by the 2008 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). Lieberman was stumping for and with McCain. They toured the event for about three hours and finally went down to the Northwest Airlines suite for a quick 12-minute question and answer with reporters. Here is a segment of [...]

Roberto Rodrigues, Brazilian economist & farmer

I always ask each person I interview to say their name and title. so when I asked Roberto Rodrigues for his name and title I was more than a little surprised when he said, farmer. Roberto Rodrigues is the former minister of Agriculture of Brazil under President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and current coordinator [...]

2008 Chevrolet Malibu & Gibson guitar

Chevy and Gibson making music Watch the video as we tour the Gibson guitar plant in Memphis, TN, and as Tom Coza, the exterior design manufacturer explains the intricacies of the design of the all-new 2008 Chevy Malibu.

Chip Ganassi, at DARPA

Chip Ganassi knows about racing. He owns race car teams and even got Juan Montoya to jump from the Formula series to NASCAR. Why is a race car owner interested in autonomous vehicles? What is the one rule for racing that Chip lives by? and What technology is being developed for DARPA that race car [...]