John Batchelor radio show, Volkswagen diesel and hydrogen

By |2016-09-25T19:03:27-07:00April 26th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, California Air Resources Board (CARB), Hyundai, Radio, The John Batchelor show, Toyota, Volkswagen|Tags: , , , , |

John Batchelor talks to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, about Volkswagen's agreement, Mary's Valley Rally hydrogen highway with the Toyota Mirai and Hyundai Tucson. It's all about clean in California - clean transportation, clean energy and clean long range driving. The Honorable Judge Charles Beyer put his faith in Robert Mueller, [...]

First Drive: electric and autonomous Tesla S by Bosch

By |2019-12-25T18:01:49-08:00May 27th, 2015|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Autonomous vehicles, Bosch, Technology, Tesla Motors, Video,|Tags: , , , |

Bosch stripped a Tesla Model S electric vehicle, brought in fifteen sensors, and a lidar to create the first Model S P85 electric self-driving vehicle. We drove it last week in Boxberg, Germany. We got to see the future, and the future is not that far away. There is an assumption that initially, most autonomous [...]

What will the auto industry look like in 2012? on Driving the Nation

By |2017-03-22T08:05:41-07:00July 24th, 2009|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Alternative vehicles, Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, batteries, Diesel, electricity, Emissions, Environment, Fuel cells, Fuel economy, Green cars, Hybrids, Hydrogen, Natural gas, Plugin-electric vehicles, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Question: Lou Ann, take a look into the future, say around 2012. What will the auto industry look like in the United States? LAH: I believe that at least two of the Detroit 3 will still be American owned, Ford and General Motors. You may start seeing some Chrysler/Fiat cars brought into the United States. [...]