Good Morning Warren and Friends, Congratulations Chevy Bolt! NACTOY's Car of the Year to an electric car that gets 238 driving range. Another great week! The Detroit Auto show was packed with news. It was overshadowed by auto industry news (aka Trump and Volkswagen), but it's not the first autoshow that we've had to weed [...]
General Motors CEO Mary Barra at #naias2017 scrum talked about Donald Trump's tweets and Mexico trade issues. President-elect Donald Trump named the first female CEO of General Motors, Mary Barra to a Strategic and Policy Forum, a 16-member economic and job creation advisory board. Barra said that GM will keep its small car production in [...]
Global standards are global people working together for a common cause of economics and efficiency, but are profits of one company more important than national standardization or state standardization for the good of all people? In the auto industry, there is always talk of standardization of equipment and technology. It's the standardization that brings down [...]
The United States hosted the seventh Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM7) in San Francisco, California. CEM7 brings the global energy policymakers together with visionaries once a year from more than 25 countries to collaborate with business and investment communities or creating clean energy. The International Energy Agency (IEA) was present at the CEM7, "Cities [...]
Last week I drove the Lexus RC-F, this week I drove the Lexus NX200t F-Sport. The RC-F is a luxury sports car, around $75,000. The NX200t F-Sport is an SUV out the door at $44,000. I see why it is so hard to decide what to buy. Most of the time when you ask us [...]
Good Morning Warren and friends, 2016 Lexus RC-F An accident waiting to happen When I drive a luxury sports car my biggest fear is getting a speeding ticket. The power is intoxicating. I watch my rearview mirror for cops and think of excuses for why I was going so fast that the officer might let [...]
The after parade was just as spectacular as the 2016 tournament of Roses Parade. Sky writing about Donald Trump, a Bernie Sanders marching band, and the repent or go to hell guys on the microphone. Another only in California moment closed out the Rosebowl Parade in Pasadena, California.