AAH #425 – Creating the Atomic Car Seat

June 22nd, 2018 at 10:01am

Audio-only version:

SPECIAL GUEST: Chuck Cauchy, President & CTO, Thermavance

NEWS:
03:50 – Thermavance
and the Atomic Car Seat
30:02 – Doctor Data
34:55 – Volvo Opens a U.S. Factory & Still Struggles With Care by Volvo
43:56 – Audi’s CEO Goes to Prison
45:50 – Collaborations Rising: VW & Ford, Audi & Hyundai
56:50 – Consumers are willing to pay more for Autonomy
1:00:40 – Ford buys Detroit Train Station

PANEL:
- Sam Abuelsamid,
Navigant Research
- Gary Vasilash, AD&P
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

Thanks to our sponsors who make AAH possible: Bridgestone and Lear.

Thanks to our partners AutoFieldGuide.com and WardsAuto.com for embedding AAH!

Subscribe to the free podcast:

5661 rss-logo-png-image-68050 stitcher-icon youtube-logo-icon-65475

ATW #2220 – Getting PSA Back in the USA

June 21st, 2018 at 4:00pm

Internet Premiere: Thursday, 6/21 @ 4:00pm ET
Detroit Public TV: Sunday, 6/24 @ 10:30am ET

PANEL:
Larry Dominique, President, PSA North America
Michelle Krebs, Autotrader
Paul Eisenstein, The Detroit Bureau
John McElroy, Autoline.tv

After dropping out of the American market in 1991, French automaker PSA, the parent company of Peugeot and Citroen, wants back in. Before it starts building or selling cars in the U.S., it wants to launch a ride sharing service called Free2Move. Larry Dominique, the CEO of PSA North America, talks about their plans and how big this business could be.

Subscribe to the free podcast:

5661 rss-logo-png-image-68050 stitcher-icon youtube-logo-icon-65475

AD #2380 – Volvo Takes on Tesla Model 3, Mazda Gives Miata More Power, Audi to Test Passenger Drones

June 21st, 2018 at 11:51am

Runtime: 7:12

0:26 Tariffs to Impact Mercedes & Volvo
1:04 Volvo Reveals New S60 Sedan
1:40 Volvo’s Polestar to Compete w/ Tesla Model 3
3:05 IndyCar Develops New Steering Rack
3:56 2019 Jeep Renegade Gets a Refresh
5:12 Mazda Gives the Miata More Power
5:48 Audi to Test Passenger Drones

Visit our sponsors to thank them for their support of Autoline Daily: Bridgestone , Dow Automotive Systems , Lear Corporation , and ExxonMobil.

»Subscribe to Podcast |

5661 rss-logo-png-image-68050 stitcher-icon youtube-logo-icon-65475

continue reading »

AD #2379 – Porsche Acquires Stake in Rimac, Ford & VW Explore Partnership, Honda Insight Driving Impressions

June 20th, 2018 at 11:50am

Runtime: 6:59

0:29 Ford & VW Explore Partnership
1:03 Hyundai & Audi Partner to Develop Fuel Cell EVs
1:34 Porsche Acquires Stake in Rimac
2:27 Volvo Opens 1st U.S. Plant
2:48 Magna to Build Cars in China
3:17 Nissan Develops New High Strength Steel
4:34 Honda Insight Driving Impressions

Visit our sponsors to thank them for their support of Autoline Daily: Bridgestone , Dow Automotive Systems , Lear Corporation , and ExxonMobil.

»Subscribe to Podcast |

5661 rss-logo-png-image-68050 stitcher-icon youtube-logo-icon-65475

continue reading »

AD #2378 – Angry Employee Sabotages Tesla, Really Old FCA Platform Extended, Mercedes Tests First Electric SUV

June 19th, 2018 at 11:49am

Runtime: 6:55

0:29 Musk Says Employee Sabotaged Tesla
1:05 China Retaliates to U.S. Tariffs
1:43 Red Bull Switches to Honda Power
2:28 Old Daimler-Chrysler Platform Extended
2:58 Volvo to Increase Recycled Material Content
3:41 BMW Reveals All-New 8 Series Coupe
5:21 Lincoln MKC to Be Renamed Corsair
5:46 Mercedes Tests 1st All-Electric SUV

Visit our sponsors to thank them for their support of Autoline Daily: Bridgestone , Dow Automotive Systems , Lear Corporation , and ExxonMobil.

»Subscribe to Podcast |

5661 rss-logo-png-image-68050 stitcher-icon youtube-logo-icon-65475

continue reading »

AD #2377 – Domino’s Offers to Fix Potholes, New Manufacturing Technique, Is A 50-Mile EV Range Adequate?

June 18th, 2018 at 11:37am

Runtime: 7:31

0:31 GM Introduces New Small EV In China
1:13 Škoda Keeps Bombs and Bullets at Bay
1:59 Passenger Car Sales Continue to Slump
2:33 Passenger Car Drop Global Phenomenon
3:18 New Manufacturing Technique
4:20 Domino’s Launches Campaign to Fix Potholes
5:22 Is A 50-Mile EV Range Adequate?

Visit our sponsors to thank them for their support of Autoline Daily: Bridgestone , Dow Automotive Systems , Lear Corporation , and ExxonMobil.

»Subscribe to Podcast |

5661 rss-logo-png-image-68050 stitcher-icon youtube-logo-icon-65475

continue reading »

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

June 15th, 2018 at 12:29pm

Audio-only version:

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

Thanks to our sponsors who make AAH possible: Bridgestone and Lear.

Thanks to our partners AutoFieldGuide.com and WardsAuto.com for embedding AAH!

Subscribe to the free podcast:

5661 rss-logo-png-image-68050 stitcher-icon youtube-logo-icon-65475

AD #2376 – Cars and Cognac, Mid-Size Pickup Sales Soar, New Build Process Needed for AVs

June 15th, 2018 at 11:38am

Runtime: 7:07

0:29 Honda Insight Details
1:22 Mid-Size Pickup Sales Soar
2:32 Cars and Cognac
3:18 Audi Uses Video Game to Train Dealer Employees
4:02 Ford Adds Street Smarts to Bicycle Jackets
5:04 New Build Process Needed for AVs

Visit our sponsors to thank them for their support of Autoline Daily: Bridgestone , Dow Automotive Systems , Lear Corporation , and ExxonMobil.

»Subscribe to Podcast |

5661 rss-logo-png-image-68050 stitcher-icon youtube-logo-icon-65475

continue reading »

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.

Subscribe to the free podcast:

5661 rss-logo-png-image-68050 stitcher-icon youtube-logo-icon-65475

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

Visit our sponsors to thank them for their support of Autoline Daily: Bridgestone , Dow Automotive Systems , Lear Corporation , and ExxonMobil.

»Subscribe to Podcast |

5661 rss-logo-png-image-68050 stitcher-icon youtube-logo-icon-65475

continue reading »