AD #3325 – Our Take: New Nissan Z; Tesla Opens Order Books for Semi; Magna’s Booming Business in Battery Enclosures

May 16th, 2022 at 11:48am

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Runtime: 11:05

0:08 Tesla Opens Order Books for Semi
0:42 Hyundai, Nissan To Build New EV Plants in U.S.
1:41 Ford Sells Off More Rivian Stock
3:29 BMW XM Is a High-Performance PHEV
4:38 Porsche Tests Cayman GT4 EV
5:15 Detroit Three Reinstate Mask Mandates
6:35 Magna’s Booming Business in Battery Enclosures
7:35 Automakers Turn Away from Russian Palladium
8:11 Driving Nissan’s New Z

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What It’s Like to Drive the Electric Ford Transit

May 13th, 2022 at 3:14pm

2022 Ford E-Transit

The most remarkable thing about driving the Ford e-Transit is that there is nothing remarkable about it at all. It drives just like an ICE Transit, only better.

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AD #3324 – Cute as A Button $13,000 EV; Mercedes Issues “Stop Driving!” Warning; Renault To Spin Off EV Ops

May 13th, 2022 at 11:56am

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Runtime: 11:27

0:08 Renault To Spin Off EV Ops
0:46 Nissan Undecided on EV Split
1:26 India Dreams and Drags Its Feet
2:22 VW Commits €3.4 Billion To Dividends
3:41 GM Mexican Workers Get Big Raise
4:18 Cute as A Button $13,000 EV
5:17 Lexus UX Updates
6:02 Toyota Venza Upgrades
6:20 Audi Offers New Package for S6 & S7
7:42 Mercedes Issues “Stop Driving!” Warning
8:18 CFD Models Turbulence Around Wheels
9:50 Magna Integrates Camera into Mirror

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AAH #600 – Lincoln Rips Up Its Design Book For An EV Future

May 12th, 2022 at 4:24pm

Listen to “AAH #600 – Lincoln Rips Up Its Design Book For An EV Future” on Spreaker.

Lincoln is literally ripping up its design book and going off in a new direction as it transitions to electric vehicles. Its latest concept car, the Star, is a signal of what that new look will be. So how far will Lincoln go with its new designs?

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Kemal Curic, Global Director of Design, Lincoln
Gary Vasilash, on Automotive
John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AD #3323 – VW EVs Almost As Profitable as ICEs; Lordstown Finalizes Deal with Foxconn; Hyundai Launching Robotaxis

May 12th, 2022 at 11:43am

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Runtime: 9:33

0:07 VW EVs Almost As Profitable as ICEs
0:55 Lordstown Finalizes Deal with Foxconn
1:42 Fisker Confirms Foxconn Will Make the Pear
3:10 BMW Slashes Paint Emissions
4:01 Cadillac Sweet Talks Chinese Lyriq Customers
5:05 AMG Brand Turns 55
5:33 Hyundai Launching Robotaxis Next Year
6:36 Subaru to Build EV Plant
7:20 Global Auto Sales Plummet

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AD #3322 – Ford Faces Big Decision on Rivian Stock; Harley Intros Another Electric Bike; Canoo Warns It May Not Survive

May 11th, 2022 at 11:56am

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Runtime: 11:42

0:08 Canoo Warns It May Not Survive
0:36 Lordstown Motors Has Until Saturday
1:07 Vinfast Could Delay Its IPO
1:31 Ford Faces Big Decision on Rivian Stock
2:53 Cadillac Escalade V-Series Is a Monster
4:21 Toyota Highlander Gets 4-Cylinder Turbo
5:09 Range Rover Sport Added to The Line-Up
6:45 BMW iX1 Range Numbers
8:13 VW To Revive Scout Brand of International Harvester Fame
9:22 Tesla to Put CCS Connectors on U.S. Chargers
9:53 Russian Auto Industry Sinks to Depression Levels
10:31 Harley Intros Another Electric Bike

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ATW #2611 – A Conversation With GM President Mark Reuss

May 10th, 2022 at 2:00pm

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Mark Reuss, President, General Motors
John McElroy, Autoline.tv

Every year the SAE Foundation chooses a recipient for its Leadership Award. This year it chose GM President Mark Reuss. At the awards banquet, Reuss sat down with Autoline to talk about his career, GM’s transition to electric vehicles, and the challenges that lie ahead for the automotive industry.

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AD #3321 – Rivian Loses Billions In Market Cap; Chinese Car Market Takes A Bath; Tesla Takes Big Steps Forward in Recycling

May 10th, 2022 at 11:54am

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Runtime: 11:06

0:08 Chinese Car Market Takes A (Covid) Bath
0:54 Rivian Loses $100 Billion In Market Cap
1:42 Foreign EVs Crack South Korea’s Protected Market
2:35 Tesla Takes Big Steps Forward in Recycling
4:17 Geely Buys Part of Renault-Korea
5:15 Bollinger & Roush Team Up for Production
5:56 Hyundai Deploys 30 Hydrogen Semis in California
6:34 Bentley Bentayga Believes Bigger Is Better
7:54 First Look: Sierra Denali Ultimate & AT4X

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AD #3320 – Rolling Blackouts Could Hurt EV Sales; EVs Caught in Culture Wars; Hybrid Battery Offers Spectacular Range

May 9th, 2022 at 11:51am

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Runtime: 11:17

0:07 Rolling Blackouts Could Hurt EV Sales
0:59 EVs Caught in Culture Wars
1:58 Tesla Employee Allegedly Steals Dojo Secrets
3:15 Ford Threatens Dealers with $25,000 Fine
4:09 Ford Intros Another E-Transit Model
4:55 Cadillac Starts Lyriq Production in China
5:14 World’s Biggest Hydrogen Mining Truck
5:53 AeroMobil to Make Passenger Flying Car
7:54 Parts Shortage Hits Trucking Industry
8:34 Schaeffler Bearing Increases EV Range
9:42 Hybrid Battery Offers Spectacular Range

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750 Miles On a Single Charge & Still Room for Improvement – Autoline Exclusives

May 8th, 2022 at 12:01pm

Our Next Energy or ONE for short is aiming to double the range of EVs. Founder and CEO, Mujeeb Ijaz estimates a 400 mile range would be about right for nearly every driver. But that’s real-world range. Amd in order to travel that distance, an EV’s battery would need to be rated much higher. In a recent test with one of its prototype batteries, ONE drove over 750 miles in a Tesla Model S.