John W. Mendel is senior vice president, automobile operations of American Honda Motor Co., Inc., responsible for Product Planning, talks with Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, carlist.com, at the 2006 Los Angeles Auto show. Mendel talks about Honda’s new concept cars, and what America needs to do to insure that the hydrogen fuel cell vehicle will come to market someday.
Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a founding member of the Women's World Car of the Year #WWCOTY, and board member of the Women in Automotive.