Archive for the ‘Video Blog’ Category

AAH #436 – Bob Lutz: Live & Unleashed (And Yes, He Talks About Tesla)

September 21st, 2018 at 11:15am

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 SPECIAL GUEST: Bob Lutz, Former Vice Chairman, GM

TOPICS:

09:35 – Mid-Engine Corvette
31:47 – RAM: Thanks Lutz!
39:40 – Lutz’s Daily Driver
43:19 – Pontiac Solstice
48:49 – Maximum Bob Talks Tesla
56:09 – Doctor Data
59:46 – Lutz loves Rick Wagoner, Lee Iacocca
1:04:44 – Will GM bring brands back to Europe?
1:17:32 – Who should buy Tesla?
1:22:17 – Tesla conversation continues

**There is a technical issue at 1:18:16 in this broadcast For the continued Tesla conversation, please skip to 1:22:17

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

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AAH #435 – It’s Not All About Ford

September 14th, 2018 at 11:39am

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NEWS:
05:15 – Ford: not doing so well?
26:42 – IHS Markit says stable market, low growth
32:34 – Viewer Questions
43:38 – Doctor Data
46:01 – Volkswagen Management News
53:22 – Porsche Announces Turo Host
57:40 – Mustang vs. Camaro

PANEL:

- Todd Lassa, Automobile
- Joann Muller, Forbes.com
- Stephanie Brinley, IHS Markit
- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production

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Engaging Customers To Speed Up The Buying Process – Autoline Spotlight Episode 4

September 10th, 2018 at 10:00am

One of the most dissatisfying aspects of buying a new car is how long the process takes, because it can last for hours. Anything that can speed up the process enhances customer satisfaction. Thankfully help is on the way. The panel discusses practices that dealerships and lenders are starting to adopt. And they look at future steps that could streamline the buying process.

PANEL: Tom Elkins, Ally; Che Shaydak, Suburban Imports, Steve Finlay, Wards Auto; John McElroy, Autoline.tv

AAH #434 – ZF & ADAS: Safety Meets Autonomy

September 7th, 2018 at 11:09am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Christophe Marnat, Executive VP, ZF

TOPICS:
06:50 – ZF Creating Safety for Autonomy
36:03 – How is FCA doing without Sergio?
39:33 – Mid-Engine Corvette: Last Chance for ICE
42:20 – Doctor Data
45:32 – August sales: Bet you can get a good deal on a Fusion, Or Camry, Or…
49:30 – Ford & VW in Europe: More than commercial vehicles?

PANEL:

- Christie Schweinsberg, WardsAuto.com
- Doron Levin, In The Driver’s Seat, SiriusXM, Ch. 121
- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #433 – SAE Takes Autonomy To The Public

August 31st, 2018 at 9:23am

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SPECIAL GUEST: David Schutt, CEO, SAE International

NEWS:
06:49 – SAE: Autonomous Rides in Tampa
33:35 – Doctor Data
38:18 – Toyota Motor collabs with Uber on Autonomy
46:41 – Is Dyson the next Tesla?
52:57 – PHONE CALL: Should NASCAR be worried about Ford?
56:09 – PHONE CALL: Manual Transmission is Disappearing

PANEL:
- Sam Abuelsamid,
Navigant Research
- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production

- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #432 – RDXcellence in Engineering

August 24th, 2018 at 10:18am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Stephen Frey, Chief Engineer, Acura RDX

NEWS:
04:02 – Engineering the 2019 Acura RDX
23:00 – Doctor Data
25:36 – RDX Rear Suspension, In-Depth Look, True Touchpad
41:55 – VW Diesel Scandal: Exhausting
44:14 – Chevy Cruze Diesel
50:17 – Top Patent Players in Autonomous Vehicles
58:33 – New Chevy Blazer: Just another crossover?

PANEL:
- Lindsay Brooke,
SAE International

- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production

- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #431 – The Show About Shows, Auto Shows, that is…

August 17th, 2018 at 11:30am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Craig Erlich, Senior VP, George P. Johnson

NEWS:
03:32 – Designing Auto Shows with George P. Johnson
45:00 – Doctor Data

49:55 – On This Day in History: John DeLorean Found Not Guilty
51:40 – PHONE CALL: Chevy Lordstown Plant
57:05 
- Thompson Smashes Land Speed Record—Danny, Not Mickey

59:12 – Is Tesla Going Private or Is This a Distraction?
1:05:25 – Over 1 Million Attendees to Watch 40,000 Cars on Woodward: Who Says Driving Is Dead?

PANEL:
- Gary Vasilash,
Automotive Design & Production
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #430 – Why You Won’t Call “Shotgun” In An Autonomous World

August 2nd, 2018 at 3:00pm

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SPECIAL GUESTS:
Andrew Lund, Chief Engineer, Toyota Motor North America
Jeff Stout, Executive Director, Research, Technology & New Mobility, Yanfeng Automotive Interiors

NEWS:
01:30 – Toyota’s Project Portal 2.0: A Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Semi
19:15 – Introduction to Yanfeng
21:35 – Doctor Data
24:00 – Yanfeng: Designing Autonomous Interiors
32:20 – Waymo, Ride-Sharing, & New Mobility
42:30 – Purpose-Built Ride-Sharing Vehicles

PANEL:
- Gary Vasilash,
Automotive Design & Production
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #429 – From Steam Cars to SEMA

July 27th, 2018 at 10:24am

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TOPICS:
05:53 – Sergio’s Legacy
14:05 – Concours d’Elegance of America
32:40 – Doctor Data
34:50 – SEMA: AVs & EVs affecting the aftermarket?

PANEL:

- Diane Fils-Schneider,
Executive Director, Concours d’Elegance of America

- John Waraniak, VP, Vehicle Technology, SEMA

- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production

- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #428 – Genovation GXE: The World’s Fastest electric Corvette

July 20th, 2018 at 10:15am

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SPECIAL GUEST:
Andrew Saul
, CEO, Genovation

In-Studio: Electric Corvette

NEWS:
04:46 – Genovation GXE
34:30 – Doctor Data

37:58 – Auto Alliance doesn’t want tariffs. Will the Administration listen to 12 car companies?
49:38 – BMW’s ReachNow car sharing service adds ride hailing in Seattle. The uber Uber?
53:45 – Model 3’s 30% margin. Is Elon smarter than even he thinks?
59:08 – Nissan’s UK plant builds 1-millionth Juke. Does that prove consumers’ tastes aren’t global?

PANEL:

- Greg Migliore,
Autoblog.com

- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production

- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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