AD #2192 – Genesis Reveals G70 Sedan, Kia Sorento Tests a Diesel, CAMI Workers Go On Strike

September 18th, 2017 at 11:58am

Runtime: 7:28

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- CAMI Workers Go On Strike
- How to Check For Flood Damaged Cars
- Kia Sorento Tests a Diesel
- Alphabet to Invest $1B in Lyft
- Genesis Reveals G70 Sedan
- StoreDot Gets Backing From Major Companies

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AD #2191 – New Production-Based EV Racing, Daimler Launches Commercial EV, Simulation for Autonomous Vehicles

September 15th, 2017 at 11:52am

Runtime: 9:58

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- Euro OEMs Want to Delay C02 Targets
- VW Explains Tiguan Name in New Ads
- JLR Launches Production-Based EV Racing Series
- Daimler Launches 1st Commercial Truck EV
- Different Timetables for AV Introduction
- Simulating Autonomous Tests
- You Said It!

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AD #2190 – Big Truck Sales Up, Ford Testing AV Interaction, Unique Process Helps Form New Continental GT

September 14th, 2017 at 11:43am

Runtime: 8:54

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- August Heavy Truck Sales
- Tesla Delays Electric Semi Intro
- Ford Tests How People Interact w/ AVs
- Self-Driving Trust Issues
- Unique Process Helps Form New Continental GT

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Continental GT’s Precision Interior – Frankfurt Motor Show 2017

September 13th, 2017 at 1:18pm

The interior of the all-new Continental GT is a masterpiece of fine detail. From the diamond pattern knurling on the vents and controls, to the machined center-console top, to the impossibly complicated stitching throughout the car, the GT exudes craftsmanship. Try this one on for size: 315,000 stitches using 1.8 miles of thread.

VW’s Trio of EVs – Frankfurt Motor Show 2017

September 13th, 2017 at 1:04pm

Volkswagen will be plunging head first into the BEV market, with different electrics aimed at different types of buyers in different geographic regions. Meet the three concepts that point the way: a city commuter, a crossover, and a minivan. They’re also designed with Level 4 autonomy in mind. Though still a few years away from production they present VW’s best thinking on how to develop new cars for an electrified world.

AD #2189 – Honda Unveils Urban EV Concept, U.S. Eases Autonomous Car Rules, Benefits of 4-Wheel Steering

September 13th, 2017 at 11:55am

Runtime: 7:15

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- U.S. Eases Autonomous Car Rules
- VW to Cut Number of Golf Variants
- Honda Unveils Urban EV Concept
- McLaren and Honda Split
- GKN Teams with Panasonic Jaguar Racing
- Benefits of 4-Wheel Steering

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Hyundai Goes Sporty, Upscale and Versatile – Frankfurt Motor Show 2017

September 12th, 2017 at 4:26pm

Hyundai unveiled three cars at the Frankfurt show, all aimed at different buyers. The i30 N is a track-ready hot hatch. The i30 Fastback moves the model line more upscale. And the Kona gets Hyundai into the B-segment for crossovers for the first time.

Keep On T-ROCing – Frankfurt Motor Show 2017

September 12th, 2017 at 3:24pm

With a world going mad for crossovers, VW unleashes it’s smallest one yet. And yet it’s not that small. The T-Roc has a footprint identical to the VW Golf. It also offers what crossover buyers are looking for: a higher seating position, greater versatility and more room.

Bentley Stays True to Continental GT Styling – Frankfurt Motor Show 2017

September 12th, 2017 at 2:48pm

Bentley completely redesigned the Continental GT, yet stayed true to its predecessor’s iconic styling. How did it pull that off? By nailing the proportions and highlighting the character lines in a new way thanks to using super forming in the manufacturing process.

Mellow Yellow Means You Plug It In – Frankfurt Motor Show 2017

September 12th, 2017 at 2:14pm

To the untrained eye it’s just another Mini, but subtle design details show that this one is electric. No, it’s not just the sealed off grille. Here’s a hint: look for the yellow highlights.




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