AAH #424 – Ford’s Transit Gets Hit By a Bolt of Lightning

June 15th, 2018 at 12:29pm

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SPECIAL GUEST: Tim Reeser, CEO, Lightning Systems

NEWS:
06:45 – Lightning Systems and the Ford Transit EV
43:55 – Doctor Data

49:16 – FCA’s Business Plan: Kind of What we Expected
1:00:20 – Tesla Faces Reality (Layoffs)
1:05:03 – The Consequences of Tariffs

PANEL:
- Todd Lassa,
Automobile
- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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ATW #2219 – The Car World According to CAR

June 14th, 2018 at 4:00pm

Internet Premiere: Thursday, 6/14 @ 4:00pm ET
Detroit Public TV: Sunday, 6/17 @ 10:30am ET

PANEL:
Richard Wallace, Center for Automotive Research
Kristin Dziczek, Center for Automotive Research
Abe Vadhavkar, Center for Automotive Research
John McElroy, Autoline.tv

The Management Briefing Seminars have been held for over half a century, which covers all aspects of the auto industry. The conference is organized by the Center for Automotive Research in Ann Arbor, Michigan. On Autoline This Week, three executives from CAR discuss a multitude of topics that will be covered at this year’s conference.

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AD #2375 – UAW Elects a New President, Ford & Daimler End Fuel Cell Partnership, Could Car Sales Drop by Millions?

June 14th, 2018 at 11:52am

Runtime: 6:53

0:27 UAW Elects a New President
0:58 GM’s CFO Retires
1:20 Could Car Sales Drop by Millions?
2:21 Germany Fines Volkswagen
2:43 Ford & Daimler End Fuel Cell Partnership
3:21 Ford Improves Fuel Economy for Fleets
4:33 How Super Cruise Responds in Emergencies

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AD #2374 – Ferrari To Offer Bridgestone Run-Flat Tires, Tesla Cuts Workforce, Used Car Prices Hit Record High

June 13th, 2018 at 11:09am

Runtime: 5:24

0:26 Tesla Cuts Workforce
0:57 Prosecutors Allege FCA/UAW Conspiracy
2:00 Ferrari To Offer Bridgestone Run-Flat Tires
2:35 Used Car Prices Hit Record High
3:50 Toyota Makes Big Bet on Mobility
4:19 Volvo S60 Polestar Details

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AD #2373 – Continental Creates Morphing Technology, Ford Upgrades the Shelby GT350, Trump Tariff Threatens Car Sales

June 12th, 2018 at 11:39am

Runtime: 8:04

0:32 Trump Tariff Threatens Car Sales
1:25 Adient Running into Trouble
2:18 Autopilot Gets an Update
3:09 Continental Shows Morphing Technology
3:49 Magneti Marelli Develops Optical Silicone
5:47 IIHS Crash Tests Reveal Midsize SUV Safety Issues
6:53 Ford Upgrades the Shelby GT350

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AD #2372 – Porsche Mission E Now the Taycan, AxleTech Develops New E-Axle, UAW Facing Tumultuous Convention

June 11th, 2018 at 12:19pm

Runtime: 7:39

0:28 UAW Facing Tumultuous Convention
1:24 Porsche Mission E Now the Taycan
1:54 Weekend Racing Results
3:08 AxleTech Develops New E-Axle
3:52 New Hub Motor Ready for Mass Production
4:48 Honda Looks Back in Time with Retro Motorcycles
5:53 GM’s Smooth Steering Super Cruise System

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AD #2371 – Kia Unveils Electric Niro, Nissan Kicks Driving Impressions, German Unions Worried EVs Will Kill Jobs

June 8th, 2018 at 11:35am

Runtime: 6:50

0:28 Lincoln Nautilus Production Moving to China
0:46 Ford Management Changes in China
1:06 Ford May Close Transmission Plant in France
1:31 GM Hamtramck Plant Days Could Be Numbered
2:36 German Unions Worried EVs Will Kill Jobs
3:20 Kia Unveils Electric Niro
3:59 Toyota’s Toy Story
4:55 Nissan Kicks Driving Impressions

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AAH #423 – Look Ma, No Hands! Here Comes Cadillac Super Cruise

June 8th, 2018 at 9:38am

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SPECIAL GUEST: 
Jason Ditman
, Chief Engineer, 
Cadillac Super Cruise

NEWS:

02:53 – Cadillac Super Cruise
47:07 – Doctor Data

49:30 – Waymo Buys 62,000 Chrysler Pacificas, Drives 7 Million Miles
50:32 – Sergio Plans the Future: So Long Sedans
1:00:49 – May Sales: What Happened to Ford’s SUVs?
1:07:10 – Mark Reuss Demonstrates the Value of Traction Control

PANEL:
- Stephanie Brinley, IHS Markit
- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AD #2370 – BMW Makes 1st Racing Headlamp, GM & Honda Developing Batteries, Daimler Unveils Two Electric Trucks

June 7th, 2018 at 11:58am

Runtime: 7:00

0:29 Hyundai Shows Design Direction
1:02 Details of Hyundai’s N Brand
1:19 Cadillac Expands Super Cruise
2:42 Cruise Automation Already Worth $11 Billion?
3:33 BMW Develops 1st Racing Headlight
4:48 FCA Details its Path to Autonomy
5:30 GM & Honda Developing Batteries
5:56 Daimler Introduces Two New Electric Trucks

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AD #2369 – FCA Has Big Plans for Jeep, All-New Audi Q8 Revealed, Musk Gets Emotional Talking Tesla

June 6th, 2018 at 12:09pm

Runtime: 7:07

0:28 FCA Has Big Plans for Jeep
1:24 Is FCA Dropping Lancia?
2:20 BMW Reveals New X5
2:57 Audi Shows All-New Q8
3:34 Toyota Teams with 7-Eleven
4:49 Musk Gives Updates on Tesla
5:58 Texas Excludes Tesla from EV Rebates

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