North American International Auto Show (NAIAS)

Kia’s cardesigner worldwide unveil of Stinger

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:22+00:00 January 16th, 2017|Categories: Car shows, North American International Auto Show (NAIAS)|Tags: , , , , |

Kia's chief global designer, Peter Schreyer talked about the Kia Stinger at #naias2017 in Detroit, MI. This is the worldwide unveil for the Stinger. An added bonus, at the end of the show the fastback sedan received the eyes on design award for production car design excellence. Schreyer was smitten with the Stinger, the first [...]

Toyota’s politics of advanced technology

By | 2017-03-22T08:05:27+00:00 January 21st, 2010|Categories: 2010 Detroit auto show (NAIAS), Alternative Fuels, Alternative vehicles, Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, batteries, California Air Resources Board (CARB), Car shows, Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE), DOE (Department of Energy), Electric - Range Extender Vehicle (E-REV), electric vehicles (EV), electricity, Emissions, Environment, Environmental Protection Administration (EPA), Fuel cells, Gas Tax, Green cars, Hybrids, Manufacturers, Plugin-electric vehicles, Politics, Technology, Toyota, Video, youtube.com, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: , , |

2010 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), Detroit, MI - Bill Reinert is the  National Manager, Advanced Technology Group, Toyota Motor Sales USA. I wish everyone would stop and listen to this piece and answer these questions. Reinert talks about the readiness of utility companies, states and government policy. Do we have enough [...]

Toyota advanced technology at NAIAS

By | 2017-03-22T08:05:28+00:00 January 21st, 2010|Categories: 2010 Detroit auto show (NAIAS), Alternative vehicles, Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, batteries, California Air Resources Board (CARB), Car shows, Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE), Electric - Range Extender Vehicle (E-REV), electric vehicles (EV), electricity, Emissions, Environment, Fuel cells, Fuel economy, Green cars, Hybrids, Manufacturers, Plugin-electric vehicles, Politics, Technology, Toyota, Video, youtube.com, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: , , |

2010 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), Detroit, MI - Bill Reinert is the  National Manager, Advanced Technology Group, Toyota Motor Sales USA. Reinert talked to me about the intricate working parts of the electric vehicle infrastructure. What will make electric vehicles work from a systemic point of view? Toyota sold the RAV4 [...]