AAH #632 – High-Tech Simulators: The Path to Zero Prototypes

January 26th, 2023 at 2:57pm

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GUEST:
Michael Hoffmann, Senior Expert, Simulation Driven Development, VI-grade

Automakers spend a fortune building prototypes when developing new cars and trucks. They have to smash, bash and crash them to make sure they meet their design specs. But what if you could get rid of prototypes through simulation? That’s why we’ve got Michael Hoffmann from VI-grade, which has some of the coolest driving simulators in the world. Their goal is zero prototypes. So, can it be done?

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Don Sherman, Hagerty
Gary Vasilash, on Automotive
John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #631 – Canada’s Top Secret Project To Make EVs

January 19th, 2023 at 3:01pm

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GUEST:
Flavio Volpe, President, Canada’s Automotive Parts Manufacturing Association

They call it Project Arrow, and it’s a showcase of Canadian technology to make electric vehicles. Some of that tech is truly groundbreaking. Up to now the project has been kind of hush-hush, but Flavio Volpe, president of Canada’s Automotive Parts Manufacturing Association, is here to tell us all about it. Renown EV auto journalist John Voelker is also on the show.

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John Voelcker, Car and Driver
Gary Vasilash, on Automotive
John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #630 – CES Automotive Brain Dump

January 12th, 2023 at 2:57pm

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CES is a giant trade show. Too big for any one person to cover. That’s why we’ve got four experts to talk about the new tech they saw in Las Vegas last week from automakers, suppliers and startups. Chris Thomas is the former CTO of BorgWarner. Paul Eisenstein is the publisher of The Detroit Bureau. And of course, John McElroy and Gary Vasilash bring their expertise along.

PANEL:
Chris Thomas, Former CTO, BorgWarner
Paul Eisenstein, The Detroit Bureau
Gary Vasilash, on Automotive
John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #629 – What Did the Auto Industry in ’22 Teach Us About ’23?

January 5th, 2023 at 2:57pm

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TOPICS:
- It’s the start of the year, so let’s take a look at what might happen in 2023.

PANEL:
Jennifer Newman, Cars.com
Brett Smith, Center for Automotive Research
Sam Fiorani, AutoForecast Solutions
Gary Vasilash, on Automotive

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AAH #628 – The Best & Worst of 2022, And What’s To Come in 2023

December 22nd, 2022 at 2:57pm

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TOPICS:
- Is the Twitter disaster dooming Elon’s empire?
- Will car dealers lose power in the new retail reality?
- What happens if consumers don’t buy enough EVs?

PANEL:
David Welch, Bloomberg
Jamie Butters, Automotive News
Gary Vasilash, on Automotive
John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #627 – Is Toyota Crazy Or Can Hybrids Save The ICE?

December 15th, 2022 at 2:57pm

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GUEST:
Jordan Choby, VP of Powertrain Control, Toyota Motor North America

TOPICS:
- Can Toyota Reach Its Goals with Hybrids?
- Will Fuel Cells Really Catch On?
- Cheap EVs Could Overtake China
- EPA Auto Trends Report is Misleading
- Fusion Breakthrough Could Be Game Changer for EVs & FCEVs

PANEL:
Tom Murphy, Autoweek
Gary Vasilash, on Automotive
John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #626 – Cadillac Celestiq EV: The Inside Story From The Chief Engineer

December 8th, 2022 at 2:57pm

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GUEST:
Tony Roma, CELESTIQ Chief Engineer

TOPIC:
Cadillac’s hand-built, $300,000 luxury car is a masterpiece of low-volume manufacturing and technology. How did they do it? Tony Roma, the chief engineer, talks about how the program came together and how Cadillac figured out what it had to do and how to do it. Also on the show: Frank Markus from Motor Trend and Richard Truett from Automotive News.

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Frank Markus, MotorTrend
Richard Truett, Automotive News
John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #625 – Jeep’s Battle Royale with Bronco, Scout & Everyone Else

December 1st, 2022 at 2:55pm

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GUEST:
Jim Morrison, SVP & Head of Jeep North America

TOPICS:
- How is Jeep going to fight off competitors, like Bronco & Scout?
- How will Jeep handle the transition to electric?

PANEL:
Roman Mica, TFLCar.com
Gary Vasilash, on Automotive
John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #624 – How the Giant Supplier ZF is Bringing OEMs Into the Digital Age

November 17th, 2022 at 2:59pm

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GUEST:
Martin Fischer, Member of the Board of Management, ZF

PANEL:
Lindsay Brooke, SAE’s Automotive Engineering
Gary Vasilash, on Automotive
John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #623 – A Completely Different Kind of Car Suspension

November 10th, 2022 at 3:00pm

Listen to “AAH #623 – ClearMotion Tech is Like Noise Cancelling Headphones for Suspension” on Spreaker.

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GUEST:
Christian Steinmann, CEO, ClearMotion

TOPICS:
- What is ClearMotion Technology?
- How Can it Improve a Vehicle’s Ride & Handling?
- Expert Opinions on the Hottest Automotive News

PANEL:
Jack Nerad, Freelance Writer
Gary Vasilash, on Automotive
John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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