CODA; sales versus registration, Tesla offering more stock, strategic visions ranks top cars

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:47+00:00 May 20th, 2013|Categories: Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, Chevy, Fisker automotive, Manufacturers, Podcasts, Radio, Tesla Motors, The John Batchelor show|

John Batchelor, host of the John Batchelor radio, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com about Tesla doing well, CODA going bankrupt. Tesla announced offerings of 2,703,027 shares of common stock and $450 million aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes due 2018 in concurrent underwritten registered public offerings. Musk owns over 26% of Tesla's [...]

Fisker Automotive doesn’t have to go bankrupt: there are options, there are assets

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:49+00:00 April 9th, 2013|Categories: Alternative vehicles, Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV), DOE (Department of Energy), Electric - Range Extender Vehicle (E-REV), electric vehicles (EV), Fisker automotive, Manufacturers, Politics, Radio, Technology, The John Batchelor show|Tags: , , , , , |

Car companies make mistakes all the time: some on the hardware, some on the software and some on the design. The difference between an established company making a mistake and a start-up company making a mistake is the ability to bounce back financially. The issue of bankruptcy is not because the Fisker Karma is an [...]

Fisker, Tesla and the Chevy Volt on the John Batchelor radio show

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:49+00:00 March 18th, 2013|Categories: Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, Chevy, Electric - Range Extender Vehicle (E-REV), electric vehicles (EV), Emissions, Environment, Fisker automotive, Fuel economy, Green cars, Manufacturers, Plugin-electric vehicles, Podcasts, Radio, Tesla Motors, The John Batchelor show, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|

From the John Batchelor radio show website: Thursday 14 March 2013 / Hour 4, Block A: LouAnn Hammond, DrivingtheNation.com, in re:TESLA Lays off 100 Workers Due to New York Times Article Cancellations ... TESLA Lays off 100 Workers Due to NYT Article Cancellations? ... no idea of the scope of the cancellations, judging by the [...]

Fisker’s Bill Tally & Henrik Fisker on the 2012 Fisker Karma on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:11+00:00 May 6th, 2012|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, Electric - Range Extender Vehicle (E-REV), electricity, Emissions, Environment, Fisker automotive, Fuel economy, Green cars, Manufacturers, Plugin-electric vehicles, Technology, Video|Tags: , , , , , |

William "Bill" Tally, Director of Vehicle Integration at Fisker Automotive took time to talk to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, about the 2012 Fisker Karma. The Fisker Karma is beautiful, it can go fast and it doesn't have to use gas unless you want it to. Is the Fisker Karma extended range the same as [...]