Senator Fran Pavley (D-CA) at the Los Angeles Auto Show (LAAS)

By |2017-03-22T07:59:45-07:00November 30th, 2015|Categories: #climatechange, #LAAutoShow #LAAS, Automobiles and Energy, Politics|Tags: , , , , , |

Senator Fran Pavley (D-CA) attended the Los Angeles Auto Show (LAAS) and talked about climate change, senate bill SB-32, the Volkswagen diesel defeat device and the latest in alternative fuel vehicles at the LA auto show (LAAS). There are some people that think these regulations hamper the car companies. What does Senator Pavley [...]

2015 Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) Audi Hall

By |2017-03-22T07:59:46-07:00November 10th, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Video|Tags: , , , , |

We're one week away from the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show (LAAS), the beginning of the auto shows in the United States. Here's a last look at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) Audi Hall, an exhibit that could take up a whole wing in the Los Angeles Convention Center. What can we [...]

Ola Kalenius, AMG CEO, at the 2010 LA auto show on Driving the Nation

By |2017-03-22T08:01:41-07:00December 29th, 2010|Categories: 2010 Los Angeles auto show, Automobiles and Energy, Car shows, Fuel economy, Manufacturers, Mercedes-Benz, Technology, Video, youtube.com|Tags: |

Ola Kalenius, CEO for Mercedes-Benz AMG talked to me at the 2010 Los Angeles auto show about the new 2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG. The 2011 SLS AMG is a beauty to behold and  the flagship of Mercedes' lineup. The Mercedes-Benz limited-production gullwing coupe is the first-ever car designed and developed from the ground [...]

Chevy Equinox fuel cell Project Driveway

By |2017-03-22T08:06:41-07:00November 18th, 2007|Categories: 2007 Los Angeles Auto Show, Automobiles and Energy, Chevy, Emissions, Fuel cells, GM, Hydrogen, Video, youtube.com|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Real world drivers, Ben and Jackie Lee, in front of a Chevy Equinox fuel cell, blogged their way to be part of "Project Driveway," three-month trial period from General Motors. The Lees didn't meet any of the expectations I thought GM was looking for, kids, big fuel bills, lots of commuting. What they [...]