AAH #373 – All You Wanna Know About The New York Auto Show

April 13th, 2017 at 2:30pm

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John McElroy from Autoline.tv and Gary Vasilash of Automotive Design & Production get a first hand look at some of the big announcements from the floor of the New York Auto Show where they talk 2-on-1 with special guests:

01:42 – Bill Fay, Sr. VP, Automotive Operations, Toyota Motor Sales
12:30 – Randy Parker, VP INFINITI Americas
23:45 – David Woodhouse, Design Director, The Lincoln Motor Company

34:35 - And joining the roundtable with analysis on the whole show are two east coasters who cover the auto industry:

- Sam Fiorani, VP, AutoForecast Solutions
- Jim Henry, freelance auto writer

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AAH #372 – Nothing’s Ironic About Hyundai’s Ioniq

April 7th, 2017 at 11:59am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Mike O’Brien, VP, Product, Corporate, & Digital Planning, Hyundai Motor America

TOPIC: 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid

PANEL: John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Chris Paukert, Roadshow by CNET

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AAH #371 – Inside Honda’s Fuel Cell Strategy

March 30th, 2017 at 2:30pm

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SPECIAL GUEST: Steve Center, VP, Environmental Vehicles, Honda

TOPIC: Honda Clarity Fuel Cell

PANEL: John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Henry Payne, The Detroit News

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AAH #370 – We’ve Got The Head Of Jeep Design

March 24th, 2017 at 11:12am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Mark Allen, Head of Jeep Design, FCA

TOPIC: 2017 Jeep Compass

PANEL: John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Eric Lawrence, Detroit Free Press

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AAH #369 – Ford Goes Further With 3D Printing

March 17th, 2017 at 10:15am

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NEWS TOPICS:
02:09 – Ford 3D Printing
29:22 – Dr. Data
31:52 – CAFE/EPA: Good or bad for Detroit?
44:01 – PSA/Opel: A Euro-Asia play or implications for USA?
52:15 – Intel’s big play in autonomy: “Intel Inside” stickers for cars?

SPECIAL GUEST: Ellen Lee, Technical Leader, Additive Manufacturing Research, Ford

PANEL: Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Sam Abuelsamid, Navigant Research; Mike Martinez, Automotive News

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AAH #368 – Who’s Your Favorite Giulia: Child, Roberts, or Alfa Romeo?

March 10th, 2017 at 11:31am

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NEWS TOPICS:
01:20 – Inside look at the Alfa Giulia
40:40 – Geneva Highlights: Bentley, VW, Mercedes, and more!
54:32 – GM sells Opel

SPECIAL GUEST: Pieter Hogeveen, Director of Alfa Romeo NA

PANEL: John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Mark Phelan, Detroit Free Press; Rory Carroll, Autoweek

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AAH #367 – Cadillac Sags, Lexus Sinks, & Diesels Are About To Die

March 3rd, 2017 at 11:05am

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NEWS TOPICS:
02:18 – Lincoln vs. Cadillac
08:31 – Lexus vs. Infiniti
12:58 – Jeep Sales
23:33 – Diesel: Is it FCA’s Turn?
30:21 – Dr. Data
41:18 – Phone Call: Volvo Sales Figures
44:40 – Phone Call: Jeep Compass Trailhawk
50:24 – Consumer Reports‘ Top 10
55:40 – JD Power Dependability Study
1:07:17 – BONUS FOOTAGE: Post Show

PANEL: John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, AD&P; Alisa Priddle, Motor Trend; Stephanie Brinley, IHS Markit

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AAH #366 – Concours, Cuba, & Cars You Can’t Afford

February 24th, 2017 at 11:00am

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NEWS TOPICS:
01:20 - Amelia Island Concours
31:08 - Doctor Data
33:03 - All-new Jeep Compass
41:32 - Tesla Model 3
52:36 - Phone Call: Tesla Model S
54:43 - Ghosn gone!
1:07:06 - Bonus Footage!
1:08:25 - Phone Call: Honda Odyssey

SPECIAL GUEST: Bill Warner, Amelia Island Concours

PANEL: John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, AD&P; Frank Markus, Motor Trend

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AAH #365 – Adient: The Inside Story

February 17th, 2017 at 11:00am

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NEWS TOPICS:
01:13 - Adient: Re-imagining automotive seating
37:55- Doctor Data
41:38 - Hybrid/EV Affordability
54:00 – GM/PSA: Start of Consolidation, or Simply a Sale?
1:00:20 - Ford’s Big Bet on AI

SPECIAL GUEST: Tom Gould, Director of Design, Research & Craftsmanship, Adient

PANEL: John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, AD&P; Todd Lassa, Automobile

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AAH #364 – Nissan, NADA, & The Chicago Auto Show

February 9th, 2017 at 6:14pm

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Chicago may be known as America’s second city, but when it comes to car show attendance it’s the King of the Country. Though it doesn’t receive a lot of automaker reveals, it still gets its share. But more importantly, it draws and draws and draws potential consumers throughout its 10-day run. That’s why AAH is anchoring this week’s show from the floor of the Chicago Auto Show with our special guests including:

01:15Dave Sloan, Chicago Auto Show General Manager
07:01Fred Diaz, Division VP & GM North American Trucks, Nissan NA
20:20Mark Scarpelli, NADA 2017 Chairman
32:58Doctor Data
34:20PANEL DISCUSSION: John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, AD&P; Paul Brian, ABC Stations; Kirk Bell, Motor Authority

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