Tag: Jay Rogers

Mar 6, 2017 - 12:29 pm

Jay Rogers, Margo T. Oge.

Jay-Rogers“I give a lot of credit to Martin Eberhard and Mark Tarpenning for founding Tesla, and I give a lot of credit to Elon Musk for picking up what they started and taking it along. It made regulators and customers change their mind. That was a silent revolution.”

Jay Rogers, founder and CEO of Local Motors, thanks Tesla for opening the market for electric vehicles and for doing so in a way that not even the premium nature of a Tesla has held clients back from buying or leasing one.


“The rest of the world is moving forward with electric cars. If the Trump administration goes backward, the U.S. won’t be able to compete globally.”

This warning was issued by Margo T. Oge, a former senior EPA official and comes amid the news that the Trump administration is to undo Obama’s rules on auto pollution. It would allow U.S. carmakers to go back to poison the planet with carbon dioxide unchecked.

Sep 22, 2014 - 08:25 am

Fisker, Jay Rogers.

anonym“It will have to be nearly identical to the 2012 model, or it would need to go through (safety) testing and certification again. I don’t think they want to put a lot of engineering into it either, as well as probably use up some of the old parts that are in inventory.”

Reuters quotes a Fisker insider who says Waxiang Group, which took over Fisker Automotive earlier this year, will bring out a new but very similar model of the Karma hybrid.

Jay-Rogers“Why would we stop at cars when we can do things that need structure, other kinds of vehicles… Boats, planes, satellites.”

For Jay Rogers, CEO of Local Motors, putting together an EV made of 3D-printed components was just the beginning.

Found on electrive.com
06.03.2017 12:42