AD #2839 – U.S. Auto Industry Gets Back to Work; Porsche Reveals 911 Targa; Dyson Blew £500 Million on Failed EV

May 18th, 2020 at 11:37am

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Runtime: 10:02

0:07 U.S. Auto Industry Gets Back to Work
1:24 Ford Hires more Temps for Expected Absenteeism
1:42 Parts Shortage Forces Mercedes U.S. Plant Shutdown
2:21 President Will Visit Ford Ventilator Plant, Not GM
3:16 Porsche Reveals 911 Targa
4:33 Drifting a 500HP Mustang in a Driveway
5:15 Tesla Picks Austin for Next Gigafactory
5:56 Panasonic and Tesla Talk Gigafactory Expansion
6:32 California Rejects SpaceX Subsidies
7:09 Dyson Blew 500 Million Pounds on Failed EV
8:06 Lucid Mixes EV Technology with ICE Luxury

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AD #2838 – New CATL Battery Reduces Cost; Tesla Working on Million Mile Battery; Renault Axing Sedans & Minivans

May 15th, 2020 at 11:54am

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Runtime: 10:21

0:07 New CATL Battery Greatly Reduces Cost
0:51 Tesla & CATL Working on Million Mile Battery Life
2:11 Renault Axing Sedans & Minivans
2:51 Head of Nissan North America Steps Down
3:19 Infiniti Appoints New Chairman
3:50 GM Plant Going 100% Solar
4:32 Price of Escalade Super Cruise Feature Revealed
5:03 New Escalade w/ V8 Engine Less Efficient
5:45 GM’s Cruise Makes Job Cuts
6:10 NVIDIA Shifts Focus from AV to ADAS
6:39 Still Get Your Classic Car Fix
7:26 IIHS’ Recommendations to Improve ADAS
9:26 IIHS to Livestream Crash Procedures

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AAH #509 – Reopening the Auto Industry: Challenges and the Aftermath

May 15th, 2020 at 10:28am

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GUEST:
Paul Eichenberg,
Paul Eichenberg Strategic Consulting

TOPICS:
05:01 – Reopening the Auto Industry
33:20 – Doctor Data
36:10 – The Future of Transportation
39:28 – Will Electric Propulsion Dominate?
50:15 – Elon Erupts
57:22 – Chevy Leaves Le Mans
1:02:04 – COVID Conversation

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- Jamie Butters,
Automotive News
- Gary Vasilash, autobeatonline.com
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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ATW #2414 – Unleashing Innovation Through Design

May 14th, 2020 at 4:00pm

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Internet Premiere: Thursday, 05/14 @ 04:00pm ET
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Rich Sheridan, Menlo Innovations
Liz Wetzel, Lawrence Technological University
Brett Smith, CAR
John McElroy, Autoline.tv

Traditional automakers work at a much slower clock-speed than Silicon Valley. In many respects, they have to. Automobiles are very complicated pieces of machinery and can have a big impact on public safety. Even so, automakers want to speed up their clock-speed. Today’s show is about how they’re doing that.

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AD #2837 – Paying Dividends Puts Automakers at Risk; Kia Developing 800-Volt EVs; VW Atlas Cross Sport Impressions

May 14th, 2020 at 12:02pm

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Runtime: 11:36

0:07 German OEMs Pay Billions in Shareholder Dividends
0:32 PSA & FCA Scrap Dividend
1:00 Paying Dividends Puts Automakers at Risk
1:40 Heavy-Duty Truck Sales Plunge in April
2:40 Safety Systems Have Confusing Names
3:32 Lambo Offers 1st Collectable Digital Stamp
4:09 Finn Scooter is a Motorcycle Golf Cart
5:08 Porsche Going Digital for 911 Reveals
5:33 Scissor Door Kit for New Corvette
6:01 Hyundai’s Ideas for Interior Sanitation
6:42 Kia Developing 800-Volt EVs
7:30 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport Impressions

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AD #2836 – Failing Rental Co’s Will Hurt Sales; New Police Chevy Tahoe; Lordstown Partners w/ Elaphe on Hub Motors

May 13th, 2020 at 11:43am

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Runtime: 11:31

0:07 U.S. Pollution Levels See Big Drop
1:12 Failing Rental Companies Will Hurt Sales
2:07 Traffic Levels Start Picking Back Up
2:39 Elon Musk Talks to Texas Governor About Moving
4:02 Toyota Cuts Travel & Meeting Time
5:02 Designers Straying From Their Signature Style
7:46 Chevy Reveals New Police Tahoe
8:28 Lotus Highlights Aerodynamics of Evija EV Hypercar
9:22 Lordstown Partners with Elaphe on Hub Motors
10:03 A Car Show for Diecast Cars

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AD #2835 – Elon Musk Defies Health Authorities; Toyota Prius Turning 20; Next-Gen Kicks & Frontier Headed to Production

May 12th, 2020 at 11:25am

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Runtime: 10:16

0:07 Elon Musk Defies Local Health Authorities
0:53 Toyota N.A. Production Cut Nearly 30%
1:26 Toyota and Honda Report Profit Drops
2:06 FCA U.S. Adopts Safety Practices from China and Italy
2:59 Ford Highlights New OTA Capabilities
4:08 Toyota Prius Gets Limited Edition Model
5:11 Next-Gen Kicks and Frontier Headed to Production
5:54 Audi’s Infotainment Updates
6:48 BHTC Develops a 3D Display
9:22 Mystery Car Revealed

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AD #2834 – Musk Threatens to Move Tesla HQ; New Car Sales Starting to Recover; Do You Know This Old Car?

May 11th, 2020 at 11:59am

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Runtime: 8:30

0:07 CA County Says Tesla Can’t Reopen Assembly Plant
0:38 Elon Musk Says Tesla Will Move HQ Out of CA
1:30 Tesla’s China Sales Down
2:10 U.S. New Car Sales Pick Back Up
2:52 Dealers Need to Worry About Cybertheft
3:39 Mario Andretti Wants Ferrari to Join IndyCar
4:48 Skoda Dune Buggy That Never Made Production
5:46 Design Work Better During Lockdown
6:53 FCA Announces Winner of Student Design Contest
7:33 Can You Identify This Old Car?

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AD #2833 – Japan Tightens Rules on Foreign Ownership; Tesla Roadster Delayed; NHTSA Backs Off Takata Recalls

May 8th, 2020 at 12:07pm

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Runtime: 10:43

0:07 Japan Tightens Rules on Foreign Ownership
1:01 European Car Sales Worse Than Expected
1:40 Pressure Mounting for Carlos Ghosn?
2:37 New Tesla Roadster Delayed
3:18 Wrangler 4-Door Rolls Over in Crash Tests
4:24 Plasma Ignition Making Progress
6:15 Uber’s Food Delivery Service Takes Off
7:09 U.S. Traffic Deaths Continue to Drop
7:43 NHTSA Backs Off Takata Recalls
8:25 Nissan Makes High-Roof Electric NV200
9:02 The Most Aerodynamic VW Ever

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AAH #508 – Grooming a New Generation of Race Engineers

May 8th, 2020 at 9:52am

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GUEST:
Chris Ciuca, SAE International

TOPICS:
03:42 – Formula SAE
27:40 – GM Earnings: What Do They Know Ford Doesn’t?
37:42 – Do We Need Cash-for-Clunkers, the Sequel?
45:21 – Does Ride-Hailing Have a Future?
48:22 – Contact-less Car Shopping: The Norm Going Forward?
51:48 – New Vehicle Launches in the Age of COVID-19

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