AAH #417 – Tesla Model 3: Inside & Out

April 20th, 2018 at 10:30am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Sandy Munro, Munro & Associates, Inc.

NEWS:
03:00 – Tesla Model 3 Teardown Analysis
14:55 – The Good Stuff: Model 3 Automatic Drive Modules
26:46 – Are the pieces good? Door Panels, Exterior, etc.
29:00 – Model 3 Battery: Intricate Magic
42:55 – Doctor Data
44:55 – Mechanics of the Model 3
1:11:10 – PHONE CALL: Automation Issues
1:14:29 – PHONE CALL: Model 3 Build Quality
1:18:30 – Johan de Nysschen out at Cadillac

PANEL:
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv
- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production
- Craig Cole, AutoGuide.com

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ATW #2213 – OESA Guides Suppliers Through the Automotive Minefield

April 19th, 2018 at 4:00pm

Internet Premiere: Thursday, 4/19 @ 4:00pm ET
Detroit Public TV: Sunday, 4/22 @ 10:30am ET

PANEL:
Julie Fream, President & CEO, OESA
Dustin Walsh, Crain’s Detroit Business
John McElroy, Autoline.tv

Automotive suppliers are critically important to developing new technology, they account for 70% of the value of a car. But they face a number of important issues, like possibly losing NAFTA and the impact of aluminum and steel tariffs. Joining us on this edition of Autoline This Week is Julie Fream, the President and CEO of the Original Equipment Suppliers Association, to discuss the issues facing suppliers.

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AD #2336 – De Nysschen Out at Cadillac, Diesel F-150 Fuel Economy Figures, PSA Runs Into Same Opel Problems as GM

April 19th, 2018 at 11:25am

Runtime: 6:19

0:32 De Nysschen Out as Head of Cadillac
1:17 FCA CEO to Be Announced Next Year
2:46 Diesel F-150 Fuel Economy Figures
3:29 New Ford Mustang Cobra Jet
4:28 Opel’s German Plants 2X More Expensive Than PSA’s
5:05 Tesla Accused of Using Misleading Autopilot Stat

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AD #2335 – Buick Reveals Enspire Concept, Tesla Sets New Production Goal, Goodyear And Bridgestone Join Forces

April 18th, 2018 at 11:51am

Runtime: 6:42

0:27 Tesla Aiming to Build 6,000 Model 3’s A Week
1:31 Porsche Drops Out of Racing Series
2:35 Buick Reveals Enspire Concept in China
3:16 Mahindra Creates Pininfarina EV Brand
4:06 Lexus Reveals New ES
4:47 Hyundai Updates The H-1 Van
5:00 Mercedes Teases New Maybach Concept
5:13 BMW Creates New Digital Instrument Cluster
5:46 Goodyear And Bridgestone Join Forces

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AD #2334 – China to Lift Foreign Ownership Cap, VW Could Buy Navistar, Lidar Prices Dropping Fast

April 17th, 2018 at 11:54am

Runtime: 8:48

0:30 China to Lift Foreign Ownership Cap
1:15 Tesla Pauses Model 3 Production
2:38 VW Could Buy Navistar
3:26 Toyota & Lexus to Add DSRC System
4:00 Lidar Prices Dropping Fast
4:41 BMW to Open 3D Printing Center
5:37 Paint Plays a Role in Autonomy

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AC #2021 – 丰田的新磁铁减少稀土元素,日本电装开发夜间驾驶新视觉传感器,更多汽车制造商对客运无人机感兴趣

April 16th, 2018 at 3:54pm

运行: 5:14

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- 丰田开发新磁铁
- 避免脏空气
- CONTINENTAL的概念轮胎
- DENSO 开发新视觉传感器
- 越来越多的汽车制造商对客运无人机有兴趣

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AD #2333 – GM Slaps Big Discount on Escalade, Company Applies V2V to Racing, Tesla Has Too Many Robots

April 16th, 2018 at 11:27am

Runtime: 6:54

0:31 GM Slaps Big Discount on Escalade
1:14 GM Cuts Shift at Cruze Plant
2:20 Company Applies V2V Technology to Racing
3:15 Tesla Says It Has Too Many Robots
4:44 2019 Jeep Cherokee Styling Changes

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AD #2332 – Carmakers Call for High Octane Gas, Tesla Feuds with the NTSB, Big Oil Seeks Biofuels Waiver

April 13th, 2018 at 11:44am

Runtime: 8:14

0:34 Chevron & Exxon Seek Biofuels Waiver
1:25 Automakers Call for Higher Octane Gasoline
2:06 Have We Hit the Transmission Gear Limit?
2:56 Big Truck Sales Indicate Good Times
3:43 Tesla Feuds with the NTSB
5:16 Why It Takes So Long to Create a Car Color

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AAH #416 – 2019 Jeep Cherokee Is Way More Than A Refresh

April 13th, 2018 at 11:02am

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SPECIAL GUEST: 
Rich Silbert, Engineering Development Mgr., Jeep Cherokee

NEWS:
03:46 – 2019 Jeep Cherokee
40:18 – Doctor Data
42:55 – Volkswagen Fires Matthias Müller
48:07 – New Volkswagen Jetta
52:46 – Will the global Focus work on this side of the globe?
1:01:47 – Seven years until the Bolt redesign. Is the timing right or too long?
1:05:08 – Toyota Avalon Hybrid
1:07:08 – Tesla Losing Money: Model 3 Launch botched. Is the company in danger?
1:12:38 – Phone Call: NASCAR needs to connect to fans

PANEL:
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv
- Gary Vasilash, AD & P
- Eric Lawrence, Detroit Free Press

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ATW #2212 – The Psychology of Painting Cars Different Colors

April 12th, 2018 at 4:00pm

Internet Premiere: Thursday, 4/12 @ 4:00pm ET
Detroit Public TV: Sunday, 4/15 @ 10:30am ET

PANEL:
Paul Czornij, Head of Color Design, BASF NA
Nancy Lockhart, Color Marketing Manager, Axalta
Jane Harrington, Global Color Styling Manager, PPG
John McElroy, Autoline.tv

Automakers spend a great deal of time and money developing a new vehicle and surprisingly one of the most time-consuming parts of the process is choosing its colors. It takes two to three years to get a color certified for a car. On this edition of Autoline This Week, we’re joined by color experts from Axalta, BASF and PPG, to discuss everything from how color will play a role with autonomous cars, to how it can affect the way people feel about a vehicle they’re in.

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