AAH #308 – Pratt & Miller’s Amazing Engineering Playhouse

October 30th, 2015 at 12:43pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- NSX: Acura gives the press its first seat time in the long-awaited performance car.
- Tokyo Motor Show: Honda intros new Fuel Cell car, while Nissan and Yamaha are the talk of the show.
- Trump v Ford: CEO Mark Fields “corrects” the GOP presidential frontrunner’s “facts” on Mexico.

SPECIAL GUEST: Lynn Bishop, VP, Engineering Services, Pratt & Miller

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Frank Markus, Motor Trend; Lindsay Brooke, SAE.

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AAH #307 – ROUSH Performance: There’s an App for That

October 23rd, 2015 at 2:56pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- VW: A Brand Sell-off Could Mean a Smaller Company Post-Scandal.
- Consumer Reports: Tesla’s Model S is the Best Car Ever, Not.
- LG Chem: Supplier Ticked Off After GM Reveals the Price of Batteries.

SPECIAL GUESTS: Don Manfredi, VP, Marketing, ROUSH Performance and Justin Schroeder, Chief Engineer, ROUSH Performance

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Dave Sullivan, AutoPacific.

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AAH #306 – Sergio, Elon & The Brady Bunch

October 16th, 2015 at 1:27pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- VW: The Scandal Goes On and On… Like a Diesel
- FCA & UAW: Can Sergio Afford It?
- Tesla’s Autosteer: Like a Bike with Training Wheels?

All that and much more with Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Sharon Carty, Yahoo! Autos; Scott Burgess, Motor Trend; Mike Wayland, The Detroit News.

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AAH #305 – The Tucson Also Rises

October 9th, 2015 at 3:02pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- 2016 Volt: Does/Will Anyone Care?
- Emissions: Paris Goes Semi-Carless
- Porsche, Motor Trend & Google: Whose Data Is It, Anyway?
- ISIS: A Customer Toyota Doesn’t Want

SPECIAL GUEST: Mike O’Brien, VP of Corporate & Product Planning, Hyundai Motor America
- While the Tucson carves its way through the crowded crossover field, Hyundai finishes its first month as a new NFL sponsor.

All that and much more with Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Richard Truett, Automotive News; Henry Payne, The Detroit News.

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AAH #304 – One Badass Tacoma

October 2nd, 2015 at 3:37pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Model X Revealed: Is $142,000 Ludicrous Enough?
- FCA & UAW: Too Hasty at the Bargaining Table?
- September Sales: How were VW and diesels affected?

SPECIAL GUEST: Mike Sweers, Chief Engineer – Trucks, Toyota.
- Learn more about Toyota Tacoma, the newest pickup in the compact truck segment.

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Chris Paukert, CNET.

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AAH #303 – VW’s Emissions Nightmare

September 25th, 2015 at 10:23am

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
Volkswagen:
-What VW did.
-Who knew what and when?
-The casualty list.

SPECIAL GUEST: Brian Bautsch, Lead Safety Engineer, Honda R & D
-How Honda ACEs the safety test.

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Henry Payne, The Detroit News; Csaba Csere, Contributing Editor, Car and Driver

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AAH #302 – Forecasting the Hits for Frankfurt

September 11th, 2015 at 11:08am

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- IAA Cars in Frankfurt: Bentley Bentayga, Rolls-Royce Dawn, Honda Project 2&4, Audi e-tron quattro, and more!
- 2016 Toyota Prius
- Labor Front: What’s going on between the UAW and the Big 3?

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Todd Lassa, Automobile; Stephanie Brinley, IHS Automotive

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AAH #301 – A Fake City for Tomorrow’s Cars

September 4th, 2015 at 4:30pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- BMW’s DriveNow: Will only the rich buy cars?
- The Tesla Trifecta: X, 3, S
- Sales: Should OEMs just build trucks?

SPECIAL GUEST: Peter Sweatman, Director, Mobility Transportation, MCity

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Doron Levin, SiriusXM

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AAH #300 – 6 Years, 300 Shows & 1 of the Most Beautiful Cars in History

August 28th, 2015 at 2:48pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Dodge Barracuda and Ford Bronco coming back.
- Is it time for closed cockpits in racing?
- Chaos in the Market: What it means for August sales.

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Karl Brauer, Kelly Blue Book; Michelle Krebs, AutoTrader

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AAH #299 – Meet the 3000-Horsepower Blue Viper

August 21st, 2015 at 1:20pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Will Toyota & Lexus put an end to dealer haggling?
- Is Tesla about to be clobbered by the Germans?

SPECIAL GUEST: Van Conway, CONMAR Racing

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Jim McCraw, Freelance Auto Journalist

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