John Berg has spent decades in the automotive industry including as a reporter and photographer.
John and I met recently at the LA Auto Show. We both had work to do, but we ended up talking for quite a while the media room at the Los Angeles Convention Center
The automotive columnist for the Alameda Post, Berg is our guest this week on The Weekly Driver Podcast.
Berg, who drove from the San Francisco Bay Area to Los Angeles to the recently concluded 10-day show in his new, sixth-generation Chevy Camaro, is also a car collector. He owns nearly 20 vehicles.
Co-host Bruce Aldrich and I talk with Berg about the car industry and his passion for cars. We also ask for his impressions of the show, the vintage vehicles on display to debuts and concepts.
What did he make of the Genesis concept and its wrap-around headlights? What about Vinfast, the Vietnamese company that showcased two more vehicles and is now taking orders? And what of the absence of Tesla, Rivian and others?
We discuss all of it in our usual half-hour of light-hearted banter
To read more of Berg’s work, visit: https://alamedapost.com/automotive/
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