Porsche’s Wolfgang Hatz on fuel efficiency on Driving the Nation

Porsche’s Wolfgang Hatz on fuel efficiency on Driving the Nation

Wolfgang Hatz is a member of Porsche AG Board of Management in charge of Research and Development, and is additionally Head of Engines and Transmissions Development for the Volkswagen Group. Hatz talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com.

How much further can the gasoline engine go for fuel efficiency? Hatz talks about the hybrids that have come out and whether there will be a plug-in hybrid.

What is the most important research & development issue Porsche is working on right now?

How critical is California for Porsche?

About the Author:

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 member of the North American Car and Truck of the Year (NACTOY), Women's World Car of the Year (WWCOTY), and the Concept Car of the Year.