AD #2844 – Aston Martin Hires New CEO, U.S. Sales Forecast Shows Improvement; Rio Gets Kia’s 1st 48-Volt Hybrid Setup

May 26th, 2020 at 11:39am

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Runtime: 10:18

0:07 France Readies Aid Package for Auto Industry
0:44 Hertz Files for Chapter-11
1:19 Aston Martin Hires New CEO
1:51 U.S. Sales Forecast Shows Improvement
2:30 Ford Offers Less-Sporty Edge ST-Line
3:21 Cannonball Run Record Repeatedly Broken with Less Traffic
4:09 what3words Improves Package Delivery
5:15 VW Will Pay German Owners with Cheating Diesels
5:59 How U.S. Government Could Support the Auto Industry
8:48 The Rio Gets Kia’s First 48-Volt Hybrid Setup
9:24 Car Camo Can Take Up to 120 Hours to Design

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May 22nd, 2020 at 3:00pm

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Wireless Charging Could Boost EV Adoption – Autoline Exclusives

May 22nd, 2020 at 2:59pm

Wireless charging removes any confusion from the process of charging an electric vehicle. WiTricity is the name of a company that pretty much wants to wirelessly charge anything that can be and David Schatz, VP of Business Development and Sales tells us about the benefits of WiTricity’s wireless charging system for cars.

AAH #510 – Autonomy, Technology. . . and Elon

May 22nd, 2020 at 12:17pm

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TOPICS:
03:25 – PAVE & AV Research

28:50 – Is Tesla Doing Good for AV Community or Not?
37:46 – Polestar Spaces, Tesla Stores & Home Deliveries
44:47 – Will We Have a Robust Recovery?
56:45 – Why is the 1-Million Mile Battery the Holy Grail?

PANEL:
- Ed Niedermeyer,
PAVE
- Tony Quiroga, Car and Driver
- Gary Vasilash, autobeatonline.com
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AD #2843 – Nissan Could Cut 20,000 Jobs; Geely Wants Deeper Daimler Ties; Toyota Highlander Hybrid Impressions

May 22nd, 2020 at 11:58am

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Runtime: 10:51

0:07 President Removes Mask for the Cameras
1:07 Nissan Could Cut 20,000 Jobs
1:51 Renault Could Disappear Without Government Loan
2:20 Geely Wants Deeper Ties with Daimler
3:03 Automakers Should Slash Build Combinations
4:23 Mini Expands Its Oxford Edition
5:09 Auto Industry’s Role in the Economy
5:56 Bentley Picks Rainbow-Themed Design Winner
6:18 Bentley’s Flying Bees Are Back
7:00 Mazda Reveals Video Game Concept Car
7:35 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Platinum Impressions

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ATW #2415 – What Will It Take To Get The U.S. Auto Industry Back On Its Feet?

May 21st, 2020 at 4:00pm

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Internet Premiere: Thursday, 05/21 @ 04:00pm ET
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PANEL:
Debbie Dingell, U.S. Congress
Julie Fream, OESA
Steve Finlay, WardsAuto
John McElroy, Autoline.tv

The U.S. auto industry employs nearly a million people and generates nearly one trillion dollars for the U.S. economy. The faster the auto industry gets back on its feet, the faster the U.S. economy recovers. U.S. Representative Debbie Dingell, Julie Fream, CEO of the Original Equipment Supplier Association, Steve Finlay of WardsAuto and John McElroy of Autoline.tv discuss what the industry needs.

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AD #2842 – Ghosn Smugglers Arrested; Ford Workers Test Positive for Virus; Rolls-Royce Crafts Amazing Scale Replicas

May 21st, 2020 at 11:45am

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Runtime: 9:44

0:07 Carlos Ghosn Smugglers Arrested in the U.S.
0:34 Advance Auto Parts Sales Up
1:10 Ford Workers Test Positive for Coronavirus
2:10 2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Pricing
2:48 Toyota Still Dominates the Hybrid Segment
3:15 Production Nissan GT-R 50 Revealed
4:03 Hummer EV Will Have Removable Roof Panels
4:27 Rolls-Royce Crafts Amazing Scale Model Replicas
5:35 Skoda Makes SUV Commercials from Home
6:15 You Said It!

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The History of McLaren Engines – Autoline Exclusives

May 20th, 2020 at 2:57pm

McLaren has a wide history of racing, engine development, engineering and even making and selling its own vehicles. In his new book McLaren: The Engine Company, author Roger Meiners takes readers through the amazing engine it made for both on and off the track. In this interview you’ll get a taste of what Roger’s book is all about.

AD #2841 – Ford Defers to Trump on Mask Wearing; GM Working on ‘Ultra Cruise’ for City Streets; Frontier Base Price Up

May 20th, 2020 at 11:42am

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Runtime: 11:21

0:07 Ford Defers to President on Mask Wearing
0:52 GM Says ‘Almost There’ on Million Mile Battery
1:33 Volvo Will Start Limiting Top Speed
2:08 Hyundai’s EVs Are Popular with Police
2:51 GM Working on ‘Ultra Cruise’ for City Streets
3:20 Next-Gen Tacoma Starts Production in 2023
3:49 Frontier Goes V6-Only, Sees Big Base Price Increase
4:40 Acura Teases All-New TLX
5:13 EV Chargers That Replace Gas Pumps
8:40 SEAT Holds Virtual Tours at Apprentice School
9:33 VW Will Sell EVs Direct to Customers in Germany
10:10 At-Home Tests Tricky for Dealers

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AD #2840 – Incentives Still Drive EV Growth; Toyota Reveals New Sienna & Venza; More Suppliers Will Go Bankrupt

May 19th, 2020 at 11:54am

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Runtime: 10:42

0:07 Incentives Still Drive EV Growth
1:20 Mid-Size Truck Sales Forecast to Pick Up
1:59 Skoda Offers Foldable Scooter
2:31 Toyota Reveals All-New Sienna Minivan
4:05 Toyota Brings the Venza Back
5:25 Subaru Posts Profit for the Fiscal Year
6:17 Subaru Has An Aerospace Division?
7:46 Why More Suppliers Will Go Bankrupt
9:52 Alfa Romeo Web Series Celebrates Its History

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