AD #1169 – Focus EV Price Cut, OnStar Gets Its Time in the Sun, GM Considers Euro Van for U.S.

July 11th, 2013 at 11:53am

Runtime: 8:50

Another major automaker announces a significant price drop for its EV. OnStar teams up with another company to store electricity from solar panels in the batteries of a Chevy Volt for later use. According to reports, General Motors and Peugeot are in talks about selling a rebadged version of one of the French automakers commercial vans in the U.S. All that and more, plus a look at the big brother in Fiat’s lineup, the 500L.

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AD #1167 – GM Headed to Myanmar, Bosch’s Plan for Hackers, Opel Unveils Monza Concept

July 9th, 2013 at 11:52am

Runtime: 9:38

General Motors announces it will be the first automaker to start selling new cars in Myanmar. While at a recent technology conference in Germany, host John McElroy asks Bosch executives how they plan to prevent autonomous cars from being hacked. Opel revives the Monza nameplate with a concept that will make its debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show. All that and more, plus Autoline Daily correspondent Seamus McElroy takes a look at the newest version of Mercedes’ biggest money maker, the E-Class.

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