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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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AAH #314 – Presents, Coal, & Chorus

December 18th, 2015 at 11:23am

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Happy Holidays from Autoline! Tis the season for the Annual #AAH “Presents & Coal Show” with Santa John, his elves — Gary, Mark & Scott — with music by the former General Motors Employees’ Chorus.

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv, Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production, Mark Phelan, Detroit Free Press, and Scott Burgess, YAHOO!Autos

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AAH #313 – At Mazda, the Sky’s the Limit

December 11th, 2015 at 11:34am

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:

- NACTOY Finalists: Honda snags two out of six slots; Nissan has only “truck” in final three; Neither Volt or Prius make the cut.
- CES Threat to NAIAS? More and more automotive reveals scheduled at CES in Vegas just days before the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
- The Crude Slide: Oil continues to drop as the Saudis announce its pumps are full speed ahead for 2016.

SPECIAL GUEST: Robert Davis, Senior VP, U.S. Operations, Mazda NA

VEHICLE IN STUDIO: 2016 Mazda CX-3

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

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AAH #312 – On Site With Nissan Titan XD

December 3rd, 2015 at 2:38pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION: On site in Arizona at the Nissan Titan XD Media Launch. Get the inside scoop from the experts on:
-the design of the new truck
-the details on the engineering of Titan XD
-the overall program concept
-the marketing/advertising plan for Titan XD

GUESTS: Diane Allen, Senior Manager, Nissan Design America; Rich Miller, Director, Product Planning, Trucks, SUVs, CUVs & Commercial Vehicles, Nissan North America; Brent Hagan, Manager, Product Planning, Nissan North America; Phil O’Connor, Director of Marketing, Trucks & SUVs, Nissan North America.

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

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AAH #311 – Something for Everyone at the LA Auto Show

November 19th, 2015 at 2:36pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
-The Lincoln MKZ
-Ford’s new Escape
-All-new FIAT 124 Spider
-2017 Buick LaCrosse
-And many, many more reveals from the 2015 LA Auto Show

Guests: Kumar Galhotra, VP, Ford Motor Company & President of Lincoln; Milton Wong, Chief Engineer, Ford Escape; Bob Broderdorf, Director of FIAT Brand North America; Tony DiSalle, VP, Buick/GMC Marketing

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; and Anton Wahlman, SeekingAlpha.com/TheStreet.com

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AAH #310 – Excuse me, But Is that a Panhard in the Studio?

November 13th, 2015 at 1:44pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- VW’s Gift Cards: Will $500 make a difference to US customers?
- LA Auto Show Preview: The hottest cars unveiled in the City of Angels.
- Dieselgate Fallout: Bob Lutz blames Ferdinand Piech

Special Guest: Ken Nelson, Orphan Car Collector with Panhard 24 BT in studio
- Automotive Innovations that have been lost to history

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

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AAH #309 – Crossover Sale Highs to Luxury Brand Lows

November 6th, 2015 at 12:47pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- VW: EPA discovers more cheating.
- October Sales: Is 18 the lucky number?
- Hyundai: Its long-anticipated luxury line.

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Todd Lassa, Automobile; Bob Gritzinger, Wards.

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