AAH #574 – The Auto Market in Q3: Have We Hit Bottom?

October 8th, 2021 at 7:49am

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GUEST: Charlie Chesbrough, Cox Automotive

TOPICS:
02:39  Auto Market in Q3
37:00  GM Investor Day
52:11  Ford Blue Oval City
57:57  Do Consumers Want EVs

PANEL: Joe White, Reuters; Keith Naughton, Bloomberg; Gary Vasilash, on Automotive

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AAH #573 – The Transformation of Lincoln: Where Electrification Meets Personalization

September 30th, 2021 at 5:23pm

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GUESTS:
Michael Sprague,
Director, Lincoln Motor Company
Patrick Lindemann,
President, Transmission Systems, E-Mobility, Schaeffler

PANEL: John Waraniak, Have Blue; Gary Vasilash, on Automotive; John McElroy, Autoline.tv

 

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AAH #572 – All About Lidar And Ouster

September 23rd, 2021 at 4:22pm

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GUEST:
Angus Pacala, CEO Ouster

TOPICS:
04:55 – Ouster

31:44 – NHTSA Investigating Tesla Autopilot
36:11 – Are Vehicle Capabilities Exceeding Driver’s Ed Training?
48:23 – Executive Shuffle: Mike Manley
52:23 – Motor Bella
54:00 – Lyten Battery Breakthrough

PANEL: Pete Bigelow, Automotive News; Gary Vasilash, on Automotive; John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #571 – How Hyundai Is Building the Future of Mobility

September 17th, 2021 at 7:04am

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GUEST:
Olabisi Boyle, VP, Product Planning & Mobility, Hyundai

TOPICS:
01:51
- Hyundai
37:48 - Ford F-150 Lightning
40:31 - EVs and Hydrogen
42:22 -
Any Surprises in J.D. Power APEAL?
48:30 - Prices Up, Inventory Down, What’s a Consumer to Do?
53:11 -
Should Congress Incentivize UAW EVs More Than Non-Union Versions?
56:57 -
If You Would Buy an Apple or a Sony (or even a Fisker) What Does This Say About the Brand Value of Traditional OEMs?

PANEL: Jeff Gilbert, WWJ Newsradio 950; Nicole Wakelin, Freelance; Gary Vasilash, on Automotive

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AAH #570 – Munich, Tesla, & Winding Down ICE Ops

September 10th, 2021 at 7:12am

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TOPICS:
01:30 – Day in History
04:02 – IAA: Moved From Frankfurt—Is This an Indication of a Tenuous Situation for Shows?
16:48 – IAA: What Was in Munich That Resonates Beyond Germany?
39:10 – Tesla: Can Traditional OEMs Keep Up?

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

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AAH #569 – How Nissan Decided To Redesign The Frontier Pickup

September 2nd, 2021 at 4:44pm

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GUEST:
Melaina Vasko, Vehicle Performance Manager, Nissan Frontier

TOPICS:
04:47 –
Nissan Frontier
39:14J.D. Power IQS: Some Serious Surprises
50:40 -
Will the IONIQ 5 Robotaxi Be the Real Deal?

PANEL: Brett Smith, Center for Automotive Research Gary Vasilash, on Automotive; John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #568 – Battery Fires Could Kill The EV Revolution

August 26th, 2021 at 5:18pm

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GUEST:
Jason Lisseman, Joyson Safety Systems

TOPICS:
05:33 – Joyson
Safety Systems
40:08 – What Effect Will the Bolt Battery Debacle Have on Future EV Sales?
54:38 – Ford F-150 Lightning
57:43 - Genesis GV60
1:02:56 – Electric Charging Capability
1:05:04 – Hydrogen Fuel Cells
1:11:50 – Best Selling Cars Trivia

PANEL: Bengt Halvorson, Green Car Reports; Gary Vasilash, on Automotive; John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #567 – Transforming The Motor City Into The Arsenal of Mobility

August 19th, 2021 at 5:54pm

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GUEST:
Trevor Pawl, Chief Mobility Officer, State of Michigan

TOPICS:
04:30 – Can the Motor City transform itself into the Mobility City?
32:47 – EV Charging
in cold weather?
35:31 –
Is Tesla (Finally) in Real Trouble with the Feds?
47:16Connected Vehicles
and Personal Information
52:15 - Nissan has a New Z. Toyota a New GR86.
Niche or Notable?
56:48 -
Will Record Prices Today Mean Fewer Sales in the Future?

PANEL: Stephanie Brinley, IHS Markit; Gary Vasilash, on Automotive; John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #566 – Building EV Chargers Without Ever Touching The Grid

August 13th, 2021 at 8:07am

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GUEST:
Jim Bardia, Change Wind Corporation

TOPICS:
4:44
- EV charging with Solar and Wind Towers
30:11 - History of Tesla – Tim Higgins Book
37:02- Herbert Diess Tweet
39:08 - IHS sees 32.3% BEVs by 2030: inevitable or unlikely?
42:30 - U.S. Senate – EV Rebates
45:11 - Kia@Home: are buying expectations irrevocably changed?
51:33 - Is Geely becoming the most-interesting car company?
54:52 - Magna expanding
58:32 - Chip Shortage and Pandemic

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

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AAH #565 – Stretching More Life Out Of The ICE

July 29th, 2021 at 5:37pm

 

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GUEST:

Sujit Jain, Bosch

TOPICS:
03:47 - Bosch Powertrain
36:42 - Trevor Milton Charged
45:25 - Tesla Earnings
51:44 - Tesla SuperCharger Network available to other EVs
57:09 - Is Magna becoming more powerful than an OEM?
1:04:38 - Chip Shortage/Used Car Market
1:07:23 - Ford’s build to order strategy

PANEL:
Kelsey Mays, Cars.com; Gary Vasilash, on Automotive; John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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