Bob Lutz says goodbye to General Motors

Geneva International Motor Show (GimsSwiss) (GIMS) 80th International Motor Show, March 2010 Geneva, Switzerland – Robert A. “Bob” Lutz is Vice Chairman at General Motors Company. For now. We were having lunch (Gruyere fondue) at the Chalet de Gruyeres in Gruyeres, Switzerland when Bob told us he was retiring. “They’re announcing it tomorrow, but it [...]

General Motor’s Bob Lutz on retiring

80th International Motor Show, March 2010 Geneva, Switzerland – Robert A. “Bob” Lutz is Vice Chairman at General Motors Company. For now. We were having lunch (Gruyere fondue) at the Chalet de Gruyeres in Gruyeres, Switzerland when Bob told us he was retiring. “They’re announcing it tomorrow, but it won’t be effective till [...]

Bob Lutz, GM, at the 2009 LA Auto show

2009 Los Angeles Auto show It should have been an omen. The keynote speaker for the 2009 Los Angeles Auto show was supposed to be Frederick “Fritz” Henderson. His name was spelled incorrectly on the schedule: “Henerson”. It should have been an omen. What was supposed to be a turnaround week for General Motors turned [...]

Pumping it up with Schwarzenegger and Lutz

California's Hydrogen Highway General Motors has adapted a HUMMER H2 SUT to run on hydrogen and will share it with the office of the Governor of California. No, Arnie can't buy it. The H2H is not a production model; it will assist efforts to learn more about hydrogen storage and refueling infrastructure development. Funny they [...]