AD #1863 – Strong Yen May Clobber Japanese OEMs, Cadillac to Add 3-Row CUV, Reviving Dead Battery Packs

May 13th, 2016 at 11:39am

Runtime: 7:53

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- Yen Could Clobber Japanese Profits
- Takata Survival Not So Crazy
- How to Restore Dead NiMH Battery Packs
- Cadillac XT7 Coming in 2019
- Continental Develops Gesture Control System
- Barn Find
- Attracting Youth to Manufacturing

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AD #1862 – Nissan Takes Over Mitsubishi, GM Details New 10-Speed Transmission, Sales Could Top 20 Million in 2018

May 12th, 2016 at 11:51am

Runtime: 7:12

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- Analyst Predicts 20 Million SAAR in 2018
- Nissan Takes Majority Stake in Mitsubishi
- Make Vehicles Lighter by Trimming Off the Edges
- GM Details New 10-Speed Transmission
- Man Drives Toyota Tundra a Million Miles
- Who’s Number One?

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AD #1861 – Toyota Earnings Beat Expectations, Ford Wants Small Engines to Sound Bigger, You Said It!

May 11th, 2016 at 11:58am

Runtime: 8:54

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- Toyota Earnings Beat Expectations
- Mitsubishi Scandal Getting Worse
- Ford Patents Technology to Make Downsized Turbos Sound Bigger
- Drones Could Help Autonomous Cars “See” Better
- You Said It!

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AD #1860 – NAFTA Bigger Than China, LeEco & Faraday Closer Than Thought, FCA & Google Deal Blown Out of Proportion

May 10th, 2016 at 11:47am

Runtime: 7:34

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- Deep Discounts Prop Up China Sales
- NAFTA Bigger Than China
- Honda Patents Multi-Displacement Engine
- LeEco & Faraday Future Much Closer Than 1st Thought
- Lexus Shoots Commercial in the Motor City
- Volvo Teams with urb-it on In-Car Delivery Service
- Google & FCA Deal Blown Out of Proportion

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AD #1859 – Automakers Cut Back Production, Takata May Not Survive Airbag Disaster, Ridgeline Bed Turns Into Speaker

May 9th, 2016 at 11:46am

Runtime: 6:40

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- North American Production Cuts
- Takata Teetering
- Honda Ridgeline Redefines Pickups
- Ford GT Crashes Heavily
- Don Panoz’s 24-Hour Dream Team

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AD #1858 – OEMs Have Big Advantage Over Tech Companies, Tesla Update Adds Range, Buyers Shifting to Bolder Colors

May 6th, 2016 at 11:53am

Runtime: 8:26

- More GM & Lyft Details
- GM Mid-Size Diesel Take Rate Growing
- Honda Knocks New Ridgeline Out of the Park
- New Model S Update Unlocks More Range
- Buyers Shifting to Bolder Car Colors
- CAFE Regs Save Consumers More Than it Costs OEMs
- GM’s Technology Balancing Act

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AD #1857 – Takata’s Airbag Recall Explodes, Tesla Sets Bold Production Target, Toyota Makes EV Battery Breakthrough

May 5th, 2016 at 11:44am

Runtime: 8:52

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- NHTSA Orders Takata to Expand Airbag Recall
- Tesla Boosts Revenue, Loses More Money
- Toyota’s Magnesium Battery
- Kia Gets Over the Hump
- Ford Display Meshes Old Mustang with New
- You Said It!

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AD #1856 – Ford Tests Mobile Wind Tunnels, U.S. Sales Growth Slows Down, Barn Find Revealed!

May 4th, 2016 at 11:44am

Runtime: 7:01

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- FCA & Google to Make Autonomous Hybrid Pacificas
- 2017 F-150 Gets New Engine & Transmission
- Ford Tests Mobile Wind Tunnels
- The Pressures of Being a Supplier
- U.S. Market Starting to Tighten Up
- Barn Find Revealed!

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AD #1855 – More FCA & Google Partnership News, Pit Your Driving Skills Against F1 Driver, Euro Prius Adds Towing Capability

May 3rd, 2016 at 11:46am

Runtime: 7:29

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- More News About FCA & Google Partnership
- Ferrari to Add Convertible LaFerrari
- BMW Posts Mixed Earning Results
- Jaguar Launches Art of Performance Tour
- New Euro Prius Gets Towing Capability
- Tesla Develops Own HEPA Filtration System
- Global Car Sales Continue to Grow

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AD #1854 – Sergio Marchionne Could Become Ferrari CEO, BMW i3 Gets Range Boost, Ford GT Scores First Win

May 2nd, 2016 at 11:49am

Runtime: 7:00

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- Sergio Marchionne Could Become New Ferrari CEO
- GM Posts 2016 First Quarter Earnings
- Ford GT Scores 1st Win
- BMW i3 Gets New Battery Option
- BMW Adds Emergency Button to Motorcycles
- Barn Find
- 2016 F-150 Strobe Light Kit
- Mitsubishi Misconduct Impacts Nissan

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