AD #2053 – New Jeep Compass Marks Major Milestone, Schmidt Pleads Not Guilty, Can Auto Shows Survive?

February 24th, 2017 at 12:05pm

Runtime: 8:52

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- New Jeep Compass Marks Major Milestone
- Schmidt Pleads Not Guilty
- New Volkswagen Arteon
- Cars Playing Big Role in Cleaning the Air
- Dollars For Data
- Can Auto Shows Survive?

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AAH #366 – Concours, Cuba, & Cars You Can’t Afford

February 24th, 2017 at 11:00am

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NEWS TOPICS:
01:20 - Amelia Island Concours
31:08 - Doctor Data
33:03 - All-new Jeep Compass
41:32 - Tesla Model 3
52:36 - Phone Call: Tesla Model S
54:43 - Ghosn gone!
1:07:06 - Bonus Footage!
1:08:25 - Phone Call: Honda Odyssey

SPECIAL GUEST: Bill Warner, Amelia Island Concours

PANEL: John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, AD&P; Frank Markus, Motor Trend

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ATW #2109 - A Civil War

February 23rd, 2017 at 4:00pm



Sam Slaughter, 2017 NAIAS Chairman; Peter DeLorenzo, The Autoextremist.com; Mark Phelan, The Detroit Free Press. Topic: CES vs. NAIAS.

It’s almost like the film classic Godzilla versus Mothra only this time car shows are the antagonists. On one hand is CES, the largest convention in the city of conventions, Las Vegas, Nevada; on the other there’s the long-running champ from Detroit, the North American International Auto Show. With CES fast becoming a destination for car companies to show their latest, and NAIAS – the first auto show of the year -- only days afterward, something has to give. This week a debate on what should happen with the 2017 Chairman of NAIAS, and three attendees with different views.

AD #2052 – Tesla to Start Making Model 3 in July, High Inventory to Push February Sales, Demon’s Launching Tricks

February 23rd, 2017 at 11:36am

Runtime: 8:39

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- Tesla’s 2016 Earnings
- Tesla to Start Making Model 3 in July
- February Sales Forecast
- Technology Won’t Hold Back Electric Cars
- Dodge Demon’s Launching Tricks
- Carlos Ghosn Steps Aside as Nissan CEO
- VW Exec to Appear in Court Over Emission Scandal

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AD #2051 – Jeep Says It Can Double Sales, Land Rover Teases New SUV, U.S. Drivers Waste A Lot of Time in Traffic

February 22nd, 2017 at 11:46am

Runtime: 8:26

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- Most Congested U.S. Cities
- New BMWs Will Collect Data for Automated Driving
- Cars Could Become Virtual Personal Assistant
- Cadillac Infotainment Upgrades
- Toyota & Denso Develop New Exhaust Catalyst
- Jeep Says It Can Double Sales
- Land Rover Teases New SUV

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AD #2050 – Wealthy Buyers Go Mainstream, Chevy Camaro ZL1 Flirts with 200MPH, Hard to Make a Profit in China

February 21st, 2017 at 11:50am

Runtime: 7:04

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- GM & Ford Make Little Profit in China
- Wealthy Buyers Choose Mainstream Over Luxury
- ZF & Porsche Develop Hybrid DCT
- Camaro ZL1 Hits Nearly 200MPH
- Ford Develops Light But Strong Shelf for EcoSport
- Mercedes Tests Electric Semi in Real World
- BMW Launches Augmented Reality App

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AD #2049 – GM Plans Large Scale Autonomous Bolt Test, Hyundai Ioniq Impressions, Suburban is a Profit Machine

February 20th, 2017 at 11:42am

Runtime: 8:36

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- GM to Test Thousands of Autonomous Bolts
- The Chevy Suburban is a Profit Machine
- Hyundai Ioniq Impressions
- Ford Recreates Famous Film in VR
- Lightweighting Seats

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AD #2048 – BMW Hover Ride Design Concept, More Collaboration Needed for Autonomy, GM Management Shake-Up?

February 17th, 2017 at 11:33am

Runtime: 7:34

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- GM Management Shake-Up?
- BMW Hover Ride Design Concept
- Honda Marine Engine Inspired by NSX
- Mercedes-AMG Creates Sleek Boat
- OEMs Need to Collaborate on Maps for Autonomy

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AAH #365 – Adient: The Inside Story

February 17th, 2017 at 11:00am

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NEWS TOPICS:
01:13 - Adient: Re-imagining automotive seating
37:55- Doctor Data
41:38 - Hybrid/EV Affordability
54:00 – GM/PSA: Start of Consolidation, or Simply a Sale?
1:00:20 - Ford’s Big Bet on AI

SPECIAL GUEST: Tom Gould, Director of Design, Research & Craftsmanship, Adient

PANEL: John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, AD&P; Todd Lassa, Automobile

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ATW #2108 - The Future Closing In

February 16th, 2017 at 4:00pm



Erez Dagan, Sr. VP Advanced Development Strategy, Mobileye; Peter Rawlinson, CTO, Lucid Motors; Alexander Mankowsky, Mercedes-Benz, Future Studies & Ideation. Topic: Auto Technology Outlook.

It used to be that the CES convention in Las Vegas was a big electronics show. But since the automakers started coming a few years back it’s looking more and more like a car & technology show. Join host John McElroy from the floor of CES 2017 with his guests from the cutting edge software firm Mobileye, luxury electric carmaker Lucid Motors as well as the futurist from Mercedes-Benz.




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