The Truth About Cars » Terry McAuliffe http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Fri, 06 May 2016 17:30:13 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Virginia Set To Establish Strict Retention Limits On LPR Data http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/04/virginia-set-establish-strict-retention-limits-lpr-data/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/04/virginia-set-establish-strict-retention-limits-lpr-data/#comments Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:00:29 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1046218 The Commonwealth of Virginia is ready to set strict limits on how long license plate reader data can be retained, said limits being on the order of days. Autoblog reports two bills hit Governor Terry McAuliffe’s desk Wednesday that would balance the citizens’ right to privacy with law enforcement’s need to investigate potential crimes. One […]

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The Commonwealth of Virginia is ready to set strict limits on how long license plate reader data can be retained, said limits being on the order of days. Autoblog reports two bills hit Governor Terry McAuliffe’s desk Wednesday that would balance the citizens’ right to privacy with law enforcement’s need to investigate potential crimes. One […]

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GreenTech Automotive At Heart of IG’s Investigation of DHS Nominee http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/greentech-automotive-at-heart-of-igs-investigation-of-dhs-nominee/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/greentech-automotive-at-heart-of-igs-investigation-of-dhs-nominee/#comments Tue, 06 Aug 2013 12:00:44 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=498311 Neighborhood EV startup GreenTech Automotive and it’s sister company, Gulf Coast Funds Management, which are the subjects of a Securities and Exchange Commission investigation into how they solicited foreign investors seeking EB-5 visas, are also at the heart of a Department of Homeland Security Inspector General’s  investigation of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Director Alejandro […]

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Neighborhood EV startup GreenTech Automotive and it’s sister company, Gulf Coast Funds Management, which are the subjects of a Securities and Exchange Commission investigation into how they solicited foreign investors seeking EB-5 visas, are also at the heart of a Department of Homeland Security Inspector General’s  investigation of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Director Alejandro […]

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Politically Connected EV Startup GreenTech Automotive Subject of SEC Investigation http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/politically-connected-ev-startup-greentech-automotive-subject-of-sec-investigation/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/politically-connected-ev-startup-greentech-automotive-subject-of-sec-investigation/#comments Sat, 03 Aug 2013 22:02:42 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=498056 NBC12.com – Richmond, VA News Electric car startup GreenTech Automotive, which set up a factory in Horn Lake, Mississippi to manufacturer their low speed neighborhood EV called MyCar, is being investigated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for the way it solicited foreign investors. GreenTech Automotive was co-founded by Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe, […]

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NBC12.com – Richmond, VA News Electric car startup GreenTech Automotive, which set up a factory in Horn Lake, Mississippi to manufacturer their low speed neighborhood EV called MyCar, is being investigated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for the way it solicited foreign investors. GreenTech Automotive was co-founded by Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe, […]

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Lincoln Bedroom Sleepover Salesman Launches Neighborhood Vehicle With Bill Clinton In Attendance http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/lincoln-bedroom-sleepover-salesman-launches-neighborhood-vehicle-with-bill-clinton-in-attendance/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/lincoln-bedroom-sleepover-salesman-launches-neighborhood-vehicle-with-bill-clinton-in-attendance/#comments Fri, 06 Jul 2012 15:55:39 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=451588 Associated Press writes (via the Clarion Ledger) that a company called GreenTech will today roll out a “two-seat neighborhood electric vehicle, a cross between a golf cart and conventional car, with a 115-mile range.” It won’t do more than 35 mph, and will cost around $10,000. The “car” might be unremarkable, the guest list of […]

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Associated Press writes (via the Clarion Ledger) that a company called GreenTech will today roll out a “two-seat neighborhood electric vehicle, a cross between a golf cart and conventional car, with a 115-mile range.” It won’t do more than 35 mph, and will cost around $10,000. The “car” might be unremarkable, the guest list of […]

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Terry McAuliffe Fires Back At Automotive News http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/terry-mcauliffe-fires-back-at-automotive-news/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/terry-mcauliffe-fires-back-at-automotive-news/#comments Thu, 15 Sep 2011 23:28:50 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=411397 Just as Automotive News [sub] failed to cite Bertel’s ahead-of-the-game reporting on Terry Mcauliffe’s GreenTech Automotive firm as the inspiration for its coverage, McAuliffe himself has decided to ignore TTAC’s leadership in order to lash out at the leading industry paper’s write-up on his highly suspect venture. In response to AN [sub]’s piece titled When you […]

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Just as Automotive News [sub] failed to cite Bertel’s ahead-of-the-game reporting on Terry Mcauliffe’s GreenTech Automotive firm as the inspiration for its coverage, McAuliffe himself has decided to ignore TTAC’s leadership in order to lash out at the leading industry paper’s write-up on his highly suspect venture. In response to AN [sub]’s piece titled When you […]

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AN: McAuliffe’s Chinese EV Factory “Dead On Arrival” http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/an-mcauliffes-chinese-ev-factory-dead-on-arrival/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/an-mcauliffes-chinese-ev-factory-dead-on-arrival/#comments Tue, 06 Sep 2011 16:04:48 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=410384 Remember Bertels’ stranger-than-fiction write-up of former DNC Chair Terry McAuliffe’s Mongolian EV /Visa plant? Charles Child at Automotive News [sub] has looked at McAuliffe’s scheme and comes away less than entirely impressed, noting that even casual scrutiny of his vision reveals overwhelming obstacles. Let’s be plain: His plan is dead on arrival. You won’t find […]

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Remember Bertels’ stranger-than-fiction write-up of former DNC Chair Terry McAuliffe’s Mongolian EV /Visa plant? Charles Child at Automotive News [sub] has looked at McAuliffe’s scheme and comes away less than entirely impressed, noting that even casual scrutiny of his vision reveals overwhelming obstacles. Let’s be plain: His plan is dead on arrival. You won’t find […]

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