John Batchelor and auto sales in China on Driving the Nation

By | 2016-09-25T20:29:49+00:00 April 4th, 2015|Categories: 2009 Detroit Auto Show (NAIAS), Automobiles and Energy, BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China), BYD, Politics, Radio, Tesla Motors, The John Batchelor show|Tags: , , , |

John Batchelor, host of the John Batchelor radio show, and Gordon Chang, Forbes, and Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation talk about BYD and Tesla, BYD is a Chinese owned company, owned by the private entrepreneur Wang Chuanfu. Tesla is trying to break into the electric vehicle market in China. China heavily supports the [...]

BYD’s Chairman Wang Chuanfu at the Shanghai auto show

By | 2016-09-25T20:32:14+00:00 May 23rd, 2013|Categories: Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV), BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China), BYD, Car shows, electric vehicles (EV), Manufacturers, Politics, Video, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: , , , , , |

BYD is one of Chinas's largest non-government controlled automakers. Wang Chuanfu is chairman of BYD, a company that is 9.9% owned by a subsidiary of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway. Wang has seen the price, and his net worth, go up and down as the price of the stock he owns fluctuates. According to Forbes, in [...]

2013 Shanghai auto show floor scenes

By | 2016-09-25T20:32:14+00:00 May 18th, 2013|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, BMW, BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China), Buick, BYD, Cadillac, Car shows, Chevy, Continental AG, Infiniti, Kia, Manufacturers, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Opel, Suppliers, Technology, Video, Volvo|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Shanghai, China - Scenes from the 2013 Shanghai auto show includes the women, the characters, the police and the cars. Watch the video to see BMW, BYD, Peugeot, Renault, Jaguar, Mercedes-Benz, Cadillac, Geely, Opel, Mazda, Smart, Brabus, Citroen, Luxgen, JAC, Infiniti, Volvo, Continental, Buick, Kia, Chevy and Jeep on the floor of the Shanghai auto [...]

BYD’s Vice President, Micheal Austin

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:47+00:00 May 15th, 2013|Categories: Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China), BYD, Car shows, Manufacturers, Plugin-electric vehicles, Video,|Tags: , , , , , |

Shanghai, China - Micheal Austin, BYD's Vice President, BYD of America, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, about BYD products in America, and the Qin (pronounced Ching) that will come to the United States in a couple years. The Qin is named in honor of the Qin (or Ching) dynasty. Austin explains a brief [...]