"Autoline in LA" Premiere Schedule*
Sundays 10:30am ET on Detroit Public TV
Check local listings for SPEED broadcast times
 
11 May 2008
WEST COAST AUTO REPORTERS More Detail

Panel Discussion:

Dan Neil, Los Angeles Times
Mark Vaughn, AutoWeek
Mark Rechtin, Automotive News
 
18 May 2008
INSIDE HONDA More Detail

Tour of Torrance HQ & Campus:
Jeffrey Smith, Asst. VP, Corp. Communications
Ryan Harty, Fuel Cell Vehicle Engineer
Honda Performance Facilities:
Jack Spurney,  General Mgr., Honda Performance Development
Chuck Miller, Mgr. On/Off Road Racing
Honda Advanced Design in Pasadena:
Dave Marek, Chief Designer, HAD
EXTRA  --  John Mendel, Exec. VP, American Honda Motor Co.
 
25 May 2008
THE GARAGISTES More Detail

Garage Tour & Interview:
Bruce Meyer, Private Car Collector
Showroom Tour & Interview:
Peter Mullin, French Car Collector
SoCal Enthusiasts:
“Cars & Coffee” + “Donut Derelicts”
EXTRA  --  Petersen Automotive Museum Vault Tour

 
1 June 2008
INSIDE HYUNDAI More Detail 

Fountain Valley Campus:
John Krafcik, VP, Product Development
HKTDC - Design Center in Irvine:
Joel Piaskowski, Chief Designer, Hyundai Design
Proving Grounds in California City:
Doug Bridgeman, Sr. Engineer, Vehicle Development
EXTRA -- Design Walkthrough of Talus Concept

 
8 June 2008
DNA More Detail

Panel Discussion:
Kevin Hunter, Pres. Calty Design Research, Toyota
Dave Marek, Chief Designer, Honda Advanced Design
Franz von Holzhausen, NA Director of Design, Mazda
Joel Piaskowski, Chief Designer, Hyundai Design Ctr.

 
15 June 2008
INSIDE MAZDA More Detail

Design Center Tour:
Franz von Holzhausen, NA Director of Design
Creating the Furai:
Franz von Holzhausen, NA Director of Design
Mazda Research and Development:
Kelvin Hiraishi, NA Director, R & D Engineering
EXTRA -- Tour of Historic Racing/Show Vehicles

 
22 June 2008
EPISTLE More Detail

Panel Discussion:
Irv Miller, Group VP, Corporate Comm., Toyota
Kurt Antonius, Asst. VP, PR, American Honda
Jay Amestoy, VP, Public & Gov. Affairs, Mazda NA
Chris Hosford, VP, Corp. Comm. Hyundai Motor America

 
29 June 2008
INSIDE TOYOTA More Detail

Inside Toyota – Torrance Campus:
Bob Carter, Group VP & GM, Toyota
South Campus LEED Green Building Tour:
Sandy Smith, Corporate Mgr., Real Estate & Facilities
Inside Calty Design Studio:
Kevin Hunter, Pres., Calty Design 
EXTRA  --  Tour of the Toyota Museum

 
6 July 2008
BIG More Detail

Panel Discussion:
Tom Rudnai, President, Longo Toyota/Scion/Lexus
Beau Boeckmann, VP, Galpin Ford

 
13 July 2008
FILM More Detail

Panel Discussion:
Jim Lents, Author of 1st CA bill on emissions
Dr. Mark Bernstein, Managing Dir., USC Energy Institute
Roland Hwang, Vehicles Policy Director, NRDC

 
20 July 2008

THAT'S A WRAP More Detail

Panel Discussion:
Al Uzielli, Ford Motor Company
Josh Hancock, josh CAR

EXTRA -- Tour of Art Center College of Design

 
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