Auto industry car chat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:50+00:00 October 29th, 2015|Categories: #carchat, Automobiles and Energy, Technology|Tags: , , , , |

Good Morning Scudifites, Interest is the time value of money. If there is a zero interest rate policy (ZIRP) in play right now then putting your money in a savings account is not giving it the respect over the long-term. It will be safe, but it will not show the time value of money. There [...]

Tesla talks to Google, Audi puts a Vulcan grip on Mercedes with a fascinating self-parking car

By | 2017-07-26T16:03:14+00:00 May 7th, 2013|Categories: Alternative vehicles, Audi, Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Aviation and Aerospace, Green cars, Manufacturers, Mercedes-Benz, Podcasts, Radio, Technology, Tesla Motors, The John Batchelor show, Video|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

John Batchelor, host of the John Batchelor radio show, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, about tesla talking to Google about autonomous vehicles, and Audi's car commercial that star Zachary Quinto and Leonard Nimoy. Google was the first autonomous vehicle to get a license to drive their autonomous vehicles in Nevada, Audi was the [...]

2007 Tesla Roadster – No more gas lines

By | 2017-03-22T08:07:52+00:00 August 16th, 2006|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, electricity, Plugin-electric vehicles, Technology, Tesla Motors|Tags: |

Don Ruggiero and Barry Skolnick with a 2007 Tesla Roadster “We wanted to buy three of them, one for each of us, but Tesla wouldn’t budge off the $100,000. We offered them $150,000 for three, and they said no. By the time we got back to them, they had sold all 100 of [...]