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#NAIAS2017 VW scrum after Tiguan Atlas R-Line

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:23+00:00 January 9th, 2017|Categories: Car shows, North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), Volkswagen|Tags: , , , , , , |

Dr. Herbert Diess, Member of the Board of Management of Volkswagen AG, Chairman of the Board of Management of the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand, talked to journalist after the unveil of the Volkswagen Tiguan and the Atlas R-Line. Diess was asked about the VW employees going to jail, and whether Volkswagen executives were afraid to [...]

#cancersucks tires, Costcoauto, VW carchat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:26+00:00 October 10th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Continental AG, Volkswagen, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , , , , , , |

Good Morning Warren and Friends, I am dedicating this blog to Holly Reich and to anyone that has fought cancer. Holly fought cancer for twenty years, four times successfully. Each time I would ask her why she fought so hard and she would tell me that "because if I can help find a cure for [...]

Chevy Equinox VW Alzheimers carchat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:26+00:00 September 27th, 2016|Categories: #carchat, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , , , |

Good Morning Warren and Friends, I'm in Chicago for the Chevy Equinox unveil. The big news? The Equinox is lighter and will come out with three turbocharged engines, one of them will be a turbo-diesel that gets 40 mpg. Chevrolet is also mating their new 9-speed transmission with the 2.0-liter. Last week I drove the [...]

Climate change in Paris (COP21), VW, CARB and Senator Pavley on Batchelor radio show

By | 2016-09-25T18:58:08+00:00 November 30th, 2015|Categories: #climatechange, #johnbatchelorradioshow, #LAAutoShow #LAAS, Automobiles and Energy, Radio|Tags: , , , , |

John Batchelor, host of the Batchelor radio show, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about the climate change in Paris (COP21), France starting November 30, 2015. Last week at the Los Angeles auto show Lou Ann Hammond talked to Senator Fran Pavley D-CA. Does Pavley think SB-32 will pass the [...]

Auto industry scutify.com car chat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:50+00:00 October 29th, 2015|Categories: #carchat, Automobiles and Energy, scutify.com, 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 [...]

Piech and Winterkorn; age or results on Driving the Nation

By | 2016-09-25T18:53:30+00:00 April 16th, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Politics, Volkswagen|Tags: , , , , , , |

Two days ago 67-year old Democrat Hillary Clinton declared that she was running for President of the United States. Today 43-year old Mark Rubio announced his candidacy while 62-year old Jeb Bush is considered the front-runner for the Republican candidacy for the 2016 run for Presidency. It wouldn't be a big surprise if [...]

VW Scholastic and Fuse helps save lives

By | 2017-03-22T08:08:15+00:00 May 25th, 2005|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Safety, Technology, Volkswagen|Tags: , , |

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. Volkswagen of America, Inc., and Scholastic are asking you to get involved and possibly save lives in the process. Tonight, Volkswagen kicks off voting for Fasten Your Seat Belt. Go Far!, a nationwide program that challenges teens to create TV ads that try to persuade their peers to buckle up. Three finalists, [...]