Archive for the ‘Podcast’ Category

AAH #293 – Lincoln Continental’s New Design Direction

June 26th, 2015 at 2:46pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Chevrolet Unveils the new Cruze and the Camaro Convertible
- Alfa Romeo Unveils the Long-Anticipated Giulia
- Ford Unveils… an Electric Bicycle?

SPECIAL GUEST: David Woodhouse, Design Director, Lincoln Motor Company
- Does Lincoln’s Continental Concept look a little too much like other luxury leaders, or just enough?

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; John Manoogian, College for Creative Studies.

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AAH #292 – Designing Sex in the Surfaces of the Ford GT

June 19th, 2015 at 2:40pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- 2015 J.D. Power IQS: Who is it good for?
- Porsche Wins Le Mans: Even if it did take 17 years
- EPA Ratings: Reality check

SPECIAL GUEST: Craig Metros, Exterior Designer, Ford GT
- Which came first, engineering or styling?

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

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AAH #291 – Crazy About Camaro

June 12th, 2015 at 3:20pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Costco the Auto Giant: Guess the middle man can be helpful after all
- BMW’s Tagline: What happened to “Ultimate Driving Machine”—too steampunk?
- GM’s Bryan Nesbitt: Wuling and Baojun… and now Buick

SPECIAL GUEST: Al Oppenheiser, Chief Engineer, Chevrolet Camaro

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Chris Paukert, Freelance Auto Journalist; Jim McCraw, Freelance Auto Journalist.

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AAH #290 – Discovering Explorer

June 5th, 2015 at 5:17pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- May Sales: Is Everybody Happy? (Well, maybe not Ford)
- Telematics, infotainment: Too much of not always a good thing?
- Chevy’s 2015 Car Onslaught: Didn’t they get the memo about trucks?

SPECIAL GUEST: Arie Groeneveld, Chief Engineer, Ford Explorer

All that and much more with Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Henry Payne, The Detroit News; David Welch, Bloomberg.

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AAH #289 – The Top Automotive Brands & Tesla’s Scam

May 29th, 2015 at 5:18pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Racing: Montoya/Rosberg/Edwards all had a good Sunday—as did TV viewers.
- Apple/Android/Auto: Are the players from Silicon Valley ready for primetime?
- Automotive brand valuation: Walmart has greater value that Mercedes. Whoa.
- Merger Talk: Sergio Marchionne continues to seek a partner for FCA.

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Scott Burgess, Motor Trend; Todd Lassa, Automobile.

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AAH #288 – Mr. Gas Monkey Gets Fast N’ Loud

May 22nd, 2015 at 8:28pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- 2016 Camaro: Enough to take on Mustang?
- GM says it owns your car’s software
- Starbucks vs. A Car Lease: Which costs more?

SPECIAL GUEST: Richard Rawlings, TV Host & Author, “Fast N’ Loud”

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

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AAH #287 – Slicing Open Cadillac’s CT6

May 15th, 2015 at 4:15pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Inside the Volvo XC90 and the strategy behind its new U.S. plant
- The autonomy plot thickens with reports of Google-car accidents

SPECIAL GUEST: Travis Hester, Executive Chief Engineer, Cadillac CT6
- Learning the secrets of Cadillac‘s innovative new flagship

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Lauren Fix, The Car Coach.

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AAH #286 – Autonomous Technology Takes a Great Leap Forward

May 8th, 2015 at 11:11am

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Remembering the late, great automotive legend Denise McCluggage
- Autonomy leaps forward as Freightliner‘s Inspiration Truck hits the road
- April Sales: The Golden Age of the Muscle Car?

All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Todd Lassa, Automobile; Stephanie Brinley, IHS Automotive.

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AAH #285 – FCA’s Santa Klaus Shares Some of his Easter Eggs

May 1st, 2015 at 2:51pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Will VW’s Ferdinand Piech be missed?
- Cadillac is “V-serious” about performance. The right strategy?
- Who will Sergio Marchionne ask to dance with FCA?

SPECIAL GUEST: Klaus Busse, VP of Interior Design, FCA US LLC
- Inside the coming trends of car interiors and the secrets of award-winning design

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

 

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AAH # 284 – Tearing Down the Model T of Our Time

April 24th, 2015 at 4:07pm

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SPECIAL GUEST: Sandy Munro, Munro & Associates
- A teardown analysis of the BMW i3 so complete that the company thought the secrets were leaked!

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

 

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