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AAH #255 – Plug-ins, Spin Loss and Powertrains of the Future

August 29th, 2014 at 4:08pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Was Ross Perot Right? More Move to Mexico
- China & India Go After Western Automakers: Is This the Beginning of the End?

SPECIAL GUEST: Larry Nitz, GM Powertrain Executive Director, Global Transmission & Electrification

All that and much more with Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production, Stephanie Brinley, IHS Automotive and Gary Witzenburg, AutoMedia.com.

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AAH #254 – The ART of Audi

August 22nd, 2014 at 2:24pm

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SPECIAL GUEST: Jamie Dennis, Audi Quality & Technical Service Director
- Audi has new technology that transmits its expert technicians into any service center. How and why are they doing this?

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

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Autoline LIVE from Woodward Ave. 2014

August 16th, 2014 at 1:16am

Get ready for a special webcast from the site of the biggest one-day automotive event in the world! Once again we’ll be back on the curb and ready to ogle the classics cruising up and down Michigan’s most famous avenue, Woodward. This year we’re welcoming a bevy of guests including Tricia Hecker, Director of Mopar Marketing; Jim Hall, automotive analyst; Richard Cox, Director of Dodge and SRT; Richard Rawlings, star of Discovery Channel’s “Fast N’ Loud”; Mark Phelan, critic for the Detroit Free Press; and Steve Pasteiner, classic car expert and former designer.

Ford’s Close Supplier Partnership Nets Unique Product Features – CAR MBS 2014

August 8th, 2014 at 6:19pm

Ford says getting suppliers in on product planning early means critical products like the Mustang and F-150 are reaping big benefits in the form of unique features.

40 Million Chinese Vehicles by the End of the Decade – CAR MBS 2014

August 8th, 2014 at 4:22pm

CAR Chief Economist Sean McAlinden reports that we’ll see at least 40 million Chinese vehicles produced a year by the end of the decade, and the nation’s energy policy, not environment, will drive the types of vehicles built.

AAH #253 – On the Shores of Advanced Automotive Technology

August 7th, 2014 at 5:00pm

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It’s a special edition from the 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars in Traverse City, Michigan!

SPECIAL GUESTS:
Chuhee Lee, Deputy Director, VW Electronics Research Lab, VW Group of America
Han Hendricks, VP, Advanced Product Development and Sales, Johnson Controls, Inc.
Dr. Mark White, Chief Engineer, Body Complete Business Unit, Jaguar Land Rover
Kregg Wiggins, SVP, Powertrains, Continental
Prof. Frank Zhao, PhD, Director, TASRI (Tsinghua Automotive Strategy Research Institute)

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

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Continental Technology Provides 360-Degree 3D View – CAR MBS 2014

August 6th, 2014 at 5:31pm

New technology from Continental takes the top-down camera view to the next level and allows you to virtually walk around your car in 3D — all from the rear-view mirror.

Bosch Working to Prepare Auto Techs for Diesel Tidal Wave – CAR MBS 2014

August 6th, 2014 at 3:03pm

As diesel continues to play an increasing role in the automotive landscape, Mike Mansuetti, President of Robert Bosch LLC, explains what the company is doing to make sure automotive technicians are prepared.

Michigan Creating “Connected Village” to Grow V2V Technology – CAR MBS 2014

August 6th, 2014 at 11:46am

Governor Rick Snyder of the State of Michigan tells John McElroy that he’s working to create a “connected village” which will help to spur the development of vehicle-to-vehicle technology. Could billions of dollars be saved by using current road infrastructure more effectively?

Nissan Boosts Sales with Better Dealer Relations – CAR MBS 2014

August 6th, 2014 at 10:20am

Nissan sales have made a big turnaround. Senior VP of Sales & Marketing and Operations Fred Diaz tells Autoline that it has to do, in part, with better dealer relations. He explains what Nissan did to turn the sagging partnership around.