audio only,What Drives Us episode

#91 Bad Karma

5 Jan , 2012  

Or, “Danny gets thrown under the bus”

Show notes:

Patrick
Ten EVs coming in 2012
http://www.plugincars.com/10-new-electric-cars-coming-2012-111135.html

Linda
Honda’s in court
http://articles.latimes.com/2011/dec/27/business/la-fi-autos-honda-small…
http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-autos-honda-smallclaims-20120104,0…
http://www.claimsjournal.com/news/west/2012/01/04/198026.htm

Tony
Rent to own luxury cars
http://techcrunch.com/2012/01/01/luxury-car-sharing-service-higear-shuts…

MAIN TOPICS:

Fisker recalls all 239 cars they sold
http://www.engadget.com/2012/01/01/fisker-karma-recall-is-official-239-c…

Smart fourtwoEV get delayed till sept. for “battery problems” (maybe they bought packs from Fisker?)
http://www.engadget.com/2011/12/26/smart-fortwo-ev-gets-delayed-until-se…

Danny’s favorite ad is one of the top ten of the year
http://www.adweek.com/adfreak/10-most-watched-ads-2011-youtube-137242

Kia Ray EV needs hamsters, or something
http://www.engadget.com/2011/12/22/kias-ray-ev-hasnt-heard-about-aerodyn…

Cell phone bans don’t reduce car accidents
http://www.engadget.com/2011/12/19/auto-insurance-researchers-cell-phone…

Volt is a flop?
http://247wallst.com/2011/12/27/the-worst-product-flops-of-2011/

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