AAH #441 – Hyundai: N Here We Go!

November 9th, 2018 at 9:59am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Mike O’Brien, VP, Hyundai Motor America

NEWS:
07:31 – Hyundai: Learning more about N

36:28 – Doctor Data
39:52 – Is it Cheaper to use Lyft than it is to own a car?
42:56 – Cadillac Pauses Book. Will Subscriptions Work?
51:44 – Toyota’s Pending Product Trim. Is “Full-Line” Irrelevant?
1:00:55 – Trump Tariffs: Will they kill the European market?

PANEL:
- Greg Migliore,
Autoblog.com
- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #440 – All-New Chevrolet Silverado: Engineering The Franchise

November 2nd, 2018 at 10:45am

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SPECIAL GUEST:
Tim Herrick
Full-Size Truck Chief Engineer, General Motors

NEWS:
04:10 – 2019 Chevrolet Silverado

45:00 – Doctor Data
49:13 – Mike Manley wants FCA Pickups in 2nd Place
51:45 – Does Faraday Have a Future?
55:55 – Monthly Sales
59:45 – Hamilton Wins Fifth Title to Tie With Fangio: Is a Comparison Relevant?

PANEL:
- Bob Gritzinger,
WardsIntelligence.com
- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #439 – Gearheads Talking Flatheads

October 19th, 2018 at 10:48am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Craig Cole, AutoGuide.com

NEWS:
07:35 – Ford Flathead V8

34:55 – Honda Smart Intersection
49:52 – Doctor Data
53:26 – Uber’s Potential IPO: Big Money
55:49 – Aston Martin’s Value: Uneasy Money

PANEL:
- Steve Purdy,
Shunpiker Productions
- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #438 – Pushing Performance to the Edge with the 2019 Ford Edge ST

October 11th, 2018 at 3:00pm

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Today’s show was taped in the mountains of Utah. Join us for a deep dive into the 2019 Ford Edge ST!

TOPICS:
01:21 – Ed Krenz,
Chief Functional Engineer, Ford
21:51 – Cristina Aquino, Marketing Manager, Ford Edge
40:10 – Nik Miles & John McElroy’s thoughts on the 2019 Ford Edge ST

PANEL:
- Nik Miles, OurAutoExpert.com
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #437 – Power Under Her Foot. Drive, She Said.

October 5th, 2018 at 9:31am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Chris Lezotte, Author, “Power Under Her Foot”

NEWS:
03:20 – Women Enthusiasts of American Muscle Cars
34:27 – Doctor Data
37:28 – Bondurant Driving School Files for Bankruptcy
38:45 – The SEC gives Elon a slap on the wrist
48:54 – Sales: “And the days grow short when you reach September…”
55:50 – Post-NAFTA: Much ado about nothing
1:01:20 – Honda and GM: Will they collaboratively drive the future of transportation?

PANEL:
- Doni Langdon, Throttle Gals
- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #436 – Bob Lutz: Live & Unleashed (And Yes, He Talks About Tesla)

September 21st, 2018 at 11:15am

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 SPECIAL GUEST: Bob Lutz, Former Vice Chairman, GM

TOPICS:

09:35 – Mid-Engine Corvette
31:47 – RAM: Thanks Lutz!
39:40 – Lutz’s Daily Driver
43:19 – Pontiac Solstice
48:49 – Maximum Bob Talks Tesla
56:09 – Doctor Data
59:46 – Lutz loves Rick Wagoner, Lee Iacocca
1:04:44 – Will GM bring brands back to Europe?
1:17:32 – Who should buy Tesla?
1:22:17 – Tesla conversation continues

**There is a technical issue at 1:18:16 in this broadcast For the continued Tesla conversation, please skip to 1:22:17

PANEL:
- Henry Payne, The Detroit News
- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #435 – It’s Not All About Ford

September 14th, 2018 at 11:39am

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NEWS:
05:15 – Ford: not doing so well?
26:42 – IHS Markit says stable market, low growth
32:34 – Viewer Questions
43:38 – Doctor Data
46:01 – Volkswagen Management News
53:22 – Porsche Announces Turo Host
57:40 – Mustang vs. Camaro

PANEL:

- Todd Lassa, Automobile
- Joann Muller, Forbes.com
- Stephanie Brinley, IHS Markit
- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production

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AAH #434 – ZF & ADAS: Safety Meets Autonomy

September 7th, 2018 at 11:09am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Christophe Marnat, Executive VP, ZF

TOPICS:
06:50 – ZF Creating Safety for Autonomy
36:03 – How is FCA doing without Sergio?
39:33 – Mid-Engine Corvette: Last Chance for ICE
42:20 – Doctor Data
45:32 – August sales: Bet you can get a good deal on a Fusion, Or Camry, Or…
49:30 – Ford & VW in Europe: More than commercial vehicles?

PANEL:

- Christie Schweinsberg, WardsAuto.com
- Doron Levin, In The Driver’s Seat, SiriusXM, Ch. 121
- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #433 – SAE Takes Autonomy To The Public

August 31st, 2018 at 9:23am

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SPECIAL GUEST: David Schutt, CEO, SAE International

NEWS:
06:49 – SAE: Autonomous Rides in Tampa
33:35 – Doctor Data
38:18 – Toyota Motor collabs with Uber on Autonomy
46:41 – Is Dyson the next Tesla?
52:57 – PHONE CALL: Should NASCAR be worried about Ford?
56:09 – PHONE CALL: Manual Transmission is Disappearing

PANEL:
- Sam Abuelsamid,
Navigant Research
- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production

- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #432 – RDXcellence in Engineering

August 24th, 2018 at 10:18am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Stephen Frey, Chief Engineer, Acura RDX

NEWS:
04:02 – Engineering the 2019 Acura RDX
23:00 – Doctor Data
25:36 – RDX Rear Suspension, In-Depth Look, True Touchpad
41:55 – VW Diesel Scandal: Exhausting
44:14 – Chevy Cruze Diesel
50:17 – Top Patent Players in Autonomous Vehicles
58:33 – New Chevy Blazer: Just another crossover?

PANEL:
- Lindsay Brooke,
SAE International

- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production

- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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