Questions about autonomous driving from drivers

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:40+00:00 March 14th, 2016|Categories: #carchat, Automobiles and Energy, Autonomous vehicles, Continental AG, Technology, Travel, Volvo|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Last week on the Washingtonpost.com carchat a chatter sent an intriguing comment, "A long time ago, I remember an old car ad series (Mercedes? BMW? Doesn't matter). The ad featured a picture of somebody posing proudly with their car, with the tagline, "Nobody poses for pictures with their toaster." (Or something like that.) As the [...]

Are diesel cars dying in the United States?

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:41+00:00 February 25th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, California Air Resources Board (CARB), Diesel, Technology, Travel, Volkswagen|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

In January 2016, there were 500 diesel cars sold in the United States. Volkswagen has put its 2.0-liter and 3.0-liter vehicles sales on hold till they can figure out an acceptable solution to the EPA and CARB for their Generation 1 - Generation 3 and 3.0-liter emission equipped vehicles that currently do not meet emissions [...]

Evolving mobility, Detroit Auto Show, and the John Batchelor radio show

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:42+00:00 January 16th, 2016|Categories: Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Radio, Technology, The John Batchelor show, Video|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Click to hear the John Batchelor radio show The Detroit Auto Show (NAIAS) is a dealer show, hosted by the Detroit Auto Dealer Association (DADA), similar to the Washington Auto Dealer Association Show that I will attend next week.

January 15, 2016 Real Wheels live Washington Post car chat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:42+00:00 January 15th, 2016|Categories: #carchat, Automobiles and Energy, Technology, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Warren and I are going to be at the auto show TOGETHER Friday, Jan 22 from 12:00-1:00, at the opening of the show at the WANADA booth. The Washington Auto Show has given us some tickets to give to you! If you can go to the show on January 22, send me an email at [...]