Archive for the ‘Autoline After Hours’ Category

AAH #300 – 6 Years, 300 Shows & 1 of the Most Beautiful Cars in History

August 28th, 2015 at 2:48pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Dodge Barracuda and Ford Bronco coming back.
- Is it time for closed cockpits in racing?
- Chaos in the Market: What it means for August sales.

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Karl Brauer, Kelly Blue Book; Michelle Krebs, AutoTrader

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AAH #299 – Meet the 3000-Horsepower Blue Viper

August 21st, 2015 at 1:20pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Will Toyota & Lexus put an end to dealer haggling?
- Is Tesla about to be clobbered by the Germans?

SPECIAL GUEST: Van Conway, CONMAR Racing

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Jim McCraw, Freelance Auto Journalist

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AAH #298 – An Automotive List to Die For

August 6th, 2015 at 3:00pm

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SPECIAL GUEST: Jason Fogelson, Author, “100 Things for Every Gearhead to do Before They Die.”
- Digging into a gearhead’s bucket list and adding a few items of our own.

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Todd Lassa, Automobile.

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AAH #297 – How Do You Stop a Rocket Ship?

July 31st, 2015 at 12:33pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- The Apple i3: Will BMW provide the basis for the MacMobile?
- Mazda’s Delayed Diesel: Is it ever going to happen?
- Aluminum proves its mettle in IIHS F-150 test

SPECIAL GUEST: Dan Sandberg, President & CEO, Brembo NA

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Richard Truett, Automotive News

Thanks to our sponsors who make Autoline After Hours possible: Bridgestone, Fiat, Hyundai and Henkel.

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AAH #296 – How Tesla & CARB Got Us to Drink the Kool-Aid

July 24th, 2015 at 2:45pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Hacking cars: Serious Issue or Serious Exaggeration?
- Tesla Battery Swap: Is the Million-Dollar Loophole Dead?

SPECIAL GUEST: Larry Moss, Chairman, Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s
- What cars will be at the Concours and why were they chosen?

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Ed Niedermeyer, Daily Kanban

Special Thanks to The Meurer Collection for loaning its 1950 Nash Statesman Airflyte. Learn more at meurercollection.vpweb.com

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AAH #295 – Lessons Learned from the BMW i3

July 17th, 2015 at 4:04pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Silverado/Sierra: New faces for ’16. How clever is this?
- Sergio Shows His Elbows: The start of UAW negotiations
- Magna Gets Getrag: “Every vehicle has and will have a transmission in the foreseeable future”

SPECIAL GUEST: John Kelly, BMW Product Manager
- Join us as we take a deep dive into the BMW i3.

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Gary Witzenburg, Freelance Auto Writer.

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AAH #294 – 2016 Nissan Maxima: The Whole Thing’s Controversial!

July 10th, 2015 at 2:32pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- ZF Shows Off its Coolest Tech in Germany
- Inside Edsel Ford‘s 1915 Cross-Country Road Trip

SPECIAL GUEST: Vishnu Jayamohan, Product Planner, Nissan Product Planning & Advanced Strategy
- What’s the strategy behind Nissan’s big, all-American Maxima?

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Mark Phelan, Detroit Free Press.

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AAH #293 – Lincoln Continental’s New Design Direction

June 26th, 2015 at 2:46pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Chevrolet Unveils the new Cruze and the Camaro Convertible
- Alfa Romeo Unveils the Long-Anticipated Giulia
- Ford Unveils… an Electric Bicycle?

SPECIAL GUEST: David Woodhouse, Design Director, Lincoln Motor Company
- Does Lincoln’s Continental Concept look a little too much like other luxury leaders, or just enough?

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; John Manoogian, College for Creative Studies.

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AAH #292 – Designing Sex in the Surfaces of the Ford GT

June 19th, 2015 at 2:40pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- 2015 J.D. Power IQS: Who is it good for?
- Porsche Wins Le Mans: Even if it did take 17 years
- EPA Ratings: Reality check

SPECIAL GUEST: Craig Metros, Exterior Designer, Ford GT
- Which came first, engineering or styling?

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Todd Lassa, Automobile.

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AAH #291 – Crazy About Camaro

June 12th, 2015 at 3:20pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Costco the Auto Giant: Guess the middle man can be helpful after all
- BMW’s Tagline: What happened to “Ultimate Driving Machine”—too steampunk?
- GM’s Bryan Nesbitt: Wuling and Baojun… and now Buick

SPECIAL GUEST: Al Oppenheiser, Chief Engineer, Chevrolet Camaro

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Chris Paukert, Freelance Auto Journalist; Jim McCraw, Freelance Auto Journalist.

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