AAH #324 – Domino’s Pizza, Pepperoni & Cars

March 18th, 2016 at 10:56am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Russell Weiner, President, Domino’s USA

SPECIAL IN-STUDIO VEHICLE: The Domino’s DXP

UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- The Domino’s DXP Pizza Delivery Vehicle
- GM & Ford make big mobility moves
- Inside the Acura NSX Factory
- BMW prepares to take on Google & Tesla

All that and much more with hosts John McElroy of Autoline.tv and Gary Vasilash from Automotive Design & Production with special guest panelist, Jeff Green of Bloomberg.

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AAH #323 – VW De-Horned

March 11th, 2016 at 10:12am

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- VW Troubles Continue
- JEEP MOAB Concepts
- BMW turns 100
- Improved Compact Segment
- Trade Rules Michigan Results

All that and much more with special guest host Scott Burgess, Yahoo! Autos; Alisa Priddle, Motor Trend; Todd Lassa, Automobile, and Bob Gritzinger, WardsAuto.com

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AAH #322 – The Bar that created The Car

March 4th, 2016 at 9:09am

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SPECIAL GUESTS: A.J. Baime, author, “The Arsenal of Democracy,” Matt Anderson, Transportation Curator, The Henry Ford Museum, and Dan Austin, author & founder of HistoricDetroit.org

UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- The Historic Pontchartrain Bar in Detroit
- KIA’s new Sportage CUV
- Sergio admonishes Apple
- Google’s 1st autonomous Ooopps

All that and much more with Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production.

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AAH #321 – A PhD in GM Propulsion

February 26th, 2016 at 11:40am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Dan Nicholson, VP, GM Global Propulsion Systems

UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Corvette C7R engine
- JD Power – GM Scores High
- Honda Engine Problems
- Nameplate Sales

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Bill Visnic, SAE International; and Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production.

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AAH #320 – Powertrain vs. Propulsion and from Pickups to Potholes

February 19th, 2016 at 10:32am

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:

- Yahoo! Autos Unloaded
- GM’s New Performance Name
- Faurecia zaps resonator
- EV Tax Credit burn out
- Top Chicago debuts

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Joann Muller, Forbes.com; Mike Wayland, The Detroit News; and Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production.

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AAH #319 – CCC: Creating the Civic Coupe

February 12th, 2016 at 10:28am

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SPECIAL GUEST: John Hwang, the Honda Civic Development Leader

UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- In-depth look at award-winning Honda Civic
- Why Honda still scores with the coupe
- The Super Bowl Ad Tally: Automaker winners & losers

All that and much more with John McElroy of Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash from Automotive Design & Production; and Henry Payne, the auto critic of The Detroit News.

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AAH #318 – Bob Lutz: Live, Lively & Unscripted

February 5th, 2016 at 11:26am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Bob Lutz, the former General Motors Vice Chairman and current Chairman of VLF Automotive

UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- An inside look at VLF Automotive and its flagship product
- Brands & Products getting the axe
- What’s the latest with VW & Diesels?

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

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AAH #317 – It’s a Fun Day with Hyundai and an Elantra on the Beach

January 28th, 2016 at 2:11pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
– A rundown on Hyundai’s 2015, what to expect for ’16 and the plans for Genesis with the man in charge.
– An in-depth look at the all-new Hyundai Elantra, its technology and how it stacks up in the competitive Compact Car segment.

SPECIAL GUESTS:
Dave Zuchowski, President and CEO of Hyundai Motor America
Scott Margason, Director, Product Planning, Hyundai Motor America
Michael Evanoff, Manager, Product Planning, Hyundai Motor America

All that and much more with John McElroy from Autoline.tv and Gary Vasilash with Automotive Design & Production.

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AAH #316 – Chevy Bolt: The EV for the Rest of Us

January 22nd, 2016 at 11:26am

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Deep dive into Chevrolet’s new 200-mile electric Bolt
- CES: Is Las Vegas Simply Sexier Than Detroit?
- NAIAS: Did a Minivan Really Steal the Show?
- Autonomous: Ford & GM Are Chasing It

SPECIAL GUEST: Steve Majoros, Chevrolet Marketing Director

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv, Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production, and Mike Martinez, The Detroit News.

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AAH #315 – Yumpin’ Yiminy, We’re Talkin’ Scandinavian Design

January 7th, 2016 at 2:55pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- An in-depth look at Volvo’s new XC90 and how the company is moving from premium to luxury especially with its interiors.
- Volvo’s relaunch into the American market.

SPECIAL GUEST: Tisha Johnson, Chief Design Interiors, Volvo North America

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

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