John Batchelor, host of the John Batchelor radio show, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO,, about the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and how NHTSA wrecked Volt’s reputation

Chrysler, 58% owned by Italy’s Fiat, is asking for a loan from the Department of Energy (DOE) Section 136. Should they get a federal loan if they are not an American company? How many other companies that are not American have received money?

Hammond talked to Batchelor about NHTSA’s Secretary LaHood, EPA’s Secretary Jackson and Congressman Dingell’s response to Honda being sued over miles per gallon.