audio and video,What Drives Us episode

#127 14% ABV

12 Feb , 2015   Video

Week two of the WDU comeback brings together a bigger panel and higher alcohol levels than ever before. This week hosts, Danny Cooper and Russell Frost share the small screen with Chelsea Sexton, Tony Schaefer, Linda Weidemann, Patrick Connor and Evan Fusco

  • A discussion of tax credits or charging stations
  • Return of the Mitsubishi i-Miev
  • The Chevy Bolt
  • Polaris buys Brammo
  • The “Carvi” electronic back seat driver
  • A Colibri concept EV
  • Tesla’s first battery swap station
  • Is Europe regretting its support of diesel?

And, as always, much more. Enjoy.

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#102 Hosed by Hendrickson

25 Mar , 2012  

Seven grand over list? A “Market Value Adjustment”
https://www.facebook.com/alhendricksontoyota
http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1074281_2012-toyota-prius-c-price-go…
Comment from TMS…
On the matter of the “market adjusted price” of a Prius c in Florida, we offer this comment direct from TMS:

“While Toyota Motor Sales does not advocate mark ups beyond the MSRP, the dealers are independent business operations and though we advise against raising prices beyond suggested retail, ultimately the final price is determined in the negotiations between a dealer and the customer.”

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#100 Volt Resistance

7 Mar , 2012  

Woo-hoo! Episode #100! Recorded March 7, 2012 with special guest John Voelcker, Senior Editor at High Gear Media and  http://www.greencarreports.com/

Show notes:

After their best sales month, Chevy halts Volt production, temporarily lays off workers, is there more?
http://idealab.talkingpointsmemo.com/2012/03/report-gm-halts-production-…

Ford Focus EV, 105MPGe, anyone actually seen one for sale?
http://www.engadget.com/2012/03/02/ford-focus-gets-epa-rating-105-mpge-7…

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