AAH #402 – Engineering Insights & Stories On The 2018 Mustang

December 7th, 2017 at 2:30pm

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TOPIC: 2018 Ford Mustang
01:07 – Carl Widdman, Mustang Chief Engineer; Tom Barnes, Mustang Engineer
25:36 – Mark Schaller, Mustang Marketing Manager
36:46 – Panel Discussion

PANEL:
– John McElroy
, Autoline.tv
– Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production
– Roman Mica, TFLCar.com
– Nik Miles, OurAutoExpert.com

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AD #2248 – Ford Tests Online Retailing in China, Saab 9-3 Gets New Life as EV, PSA Creates Wild Urban Commuter

December 7th, 2017 at 11:46am

Runtime: 7:20

0:29 VW Exec. Sentenced for Diesel Cheating
1:16 Ford Shifts Electric Crossover to Mexico
1:59 Ford to Test Online Retailing in China
3:03 NEVS Revives Saab 9-3 as EV
3:49 Mercedes Tests “Hybrid” Garbage Truck
5:12 Rinspeed’s Lego-Like Autonomous Concept
6:13 PSA Creates Wild Urban Commuter Vehicle

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AD #2247 – Global Sales on Record Pace, Velodyne Improves Lidar Technology, Ford Upgrades the Super Duty

December 6th, 2017 at 10:36am

Runtime: 6:32

0:29 Global Sales on Record Pace
1:12 New Velodyne Lidar Achieves Level 5
2:26 Kia Opens Stinger Salons
3:07 Lexus Teases New Flagship Crossover
3:42 Ford Upgrades Super Duty
4:39 How Jeep Improved Wrangler’s Aerodynamics

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Dealer Strategies For Managing Used Car Inventory & Remarketing – Autoline Spotlight Episode 3

December 4th, 2017 at 3:00pm

Automakers have been very successful leasing cars to customers. Maybe too successful. Today, so many millions of cars are coming off lease every year that dealers face a big challenge in how to remarket them. CPO programs have been very valuable. So is the growing acceptance of online auctions. But has the time come for the automakers and dealers to start leasing used cars? The panel discusses various strategies that dealers could use to turn their used car inventory faster.

PANEL: John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Steve Kapusta, Ally; George Glassman, Glassman Automotive Group; Steve Finlay, WardsAuto

AD #2245 – Lexus Considers UX for U.S., November Sales Stronger Than Expected, FCA & Hyundai Discuss Tech Partnership

December 4th, 2017 at 11:59am

Runtime: 8:37

0:31 November Sales Stronger Than Expected
1:04 Top 6 Sales Results
2:17 Luxury Brand Sales Results
3:30 Mercedes Reveals New Sprinter Interior
4:02 VW Launches New Ride-Sharing Service
4:33 FCA & Hyundai Discuss Tech Partnership
5:00 VW May Buy Stake In GAZ
5:13 Lexus Considers Bringing UX To U.S.
6:02 New Wrangler Features Design Cues from Moab Concepts

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AD #2244 – Land Rover’s Design Transformation, GM to Launch Autonomous Fleet in 2019, Kia Niro Plug-In Details

December 1st, 2017 at 11:45am

Runtime: 8:06

0:32 GM to Launch Autonomous Fleet in 2019
1:24 Toyota to Build Renewable Power Plant
2:44 Kia Niro Plug-In Details
3:37 Land Rover’s Design Transformation
5:51 Why Hyundai Embraces Entry-Level Cars

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Moving Land Rover Forward Is All About The Design Details – LA Auto Show 2017

November 30th, 2017 at 6:18pm

The key to moving Land Rover more upscale, making it more capable, and motivating more people to buy one is through design. Gerry McGovern, the design director and chief creative officer at LR, takes us through the specific styling details he’s using to take the brand’s on a “journey of transition.”

Bollinger B1 Is One Serious Electric SUV – LA Auto Show 2017

November 30th, 2017 at 4:52pm

Simple, super rugged, and pure electric. The B1 tests the waters for a low volume, American made, hard-core off-road vehicle. Jeff Holland, the head of marketing, tells us what this vehicle is all about.

All New Jeep Wrangler Is An Instant Icon – LA Auto Show 2017

November 30th, 2017 at 4:11pm

The Wrangler is the most important model in Jeep’s lineup. It is the brand. And we don’t get an all new one very often. Mike Manley, the head of the Jeep brand, talks about the importance the new Wrangler means for Jeep’s worldwide ambitions.

Lexus RX 350 Responds To The Demands Of Its Guests – LA Auto Show 2017

November 30th, 2017 at 3:44pm

Not only is the RX 350 the best selling Lexus, it’s the leader in its segment. And Lexus wants to keep it that way. So it’s giving it’s customers, or rather it’s “guests,” the extra room they’ve been asking for. Meet the L version which adds a third row.




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