ABC archives, wabc_radio mp3 archives

Mary Barra, CEO of “no crappy cars”, recalls more cars. Porsche recalls cars because of fire

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:26+00:00 March 19th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, GM, Podcasts, Porsche, Radio, The John Batchelor show, Video|

Before becoming CEO Mary Barra made the statement that General Motors would no longer make crappy cars. The planet registered a loss of oxygen as Auto industry insiders gasped at the thought that an executive would bad mouth their own product. Apparently, that was only the first coming of Barra and the world should have [...]

Tesla, the demise of the car dealer, GM recall – where was NHTSA?

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:27+00:00 March 16th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, GM, Podcasts, Radio, Tesla Motors, The John Batchelor show|Tags: , , , , , |

In an about face, and what Elon Musk would describe as a slap in the face, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie changed his mind about how a consumer can purchase a car in New Jersey. Christie, according to a press release from Tesla's CEO, Elon Musk, decided not to allow the consumer to make the [...]

GM’s first female CEO – will Reuss stay? – on the John Batchelor radio show

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:36+00:00 December 11th, 2013|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, GM, Podcasts, Radio, The John Batchelor show|

The times they are a changing, A day after the U.S. government sold the last of it's General Motors stock the news came out that, effective January 14, 2013, Dan Akerson is stepping down as CEO and Mary Barra is stepping up. In my first article about the changing of the guards at General Motors [...]

Tesla stocks tumble after fire – how will the Shutdown affect auto sales?

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:39+00:00 October 5th, 2013|Categories: Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, Health & Fitness, Hyundai, Manufacturers, Podcasts, Politics, Radio, Tesla Motors, The John Batchelor show|

John Batchelor, host of the John Batchelor radio show, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, about Tesla stocks tumbling after a fire and how will the Shutdown affect auto sales? Tesla stocks tumble after fire First, let me say that I hope everyone involved in the accident in Seattle, WA is okay. The operative [...]