Archive for the ‘Podcast’ Category

From Earth to Mars, Wind River Can Update Cars – TU Automotive Detroit 2016

June 8th, 2016 at 2:57pm

You’ve heard of Intel Inside. Now hear about Wind River Inside. It’s the software branch of Intel that develops the backbone structure for integrated software systems. From cyber-security to over-the-air updates, it offers a suite of solutions for connected and autonomous cars. Oh, you’ve never heard of Wind River before? So what? Neither did we. But here’s a good synopsis of what it’s all about.

NHTSA Wants Flexible Regulations For Autonomy – TU Automotive Detroit 2016

June 8th, 2016 at 11:57am

Mark Rosekind lays out a roadmap to make Federal Regs trump state laws, and may seek Congressional legislation that allows NHTSA to give automakers more exemptions to those rules. In this exclusive interview, he says the United States has the opportunity to lead the world in bringing autonomous cars to the market.

AAH #334 – Car Sales, FCA & Even More About Musk

June 3rd, 2016 at 10:45am

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UP FOR DISCUSSION:
-  Which way is FCA going…
-  May sales better or worse than expected
-  Takata airbag update
- Tesla shareholder meeting
 
Join our co-hosts John McElroy from Autoline.tv and Gary Vasilash of Automotive Design & Production along with our guest journalists Alisa Priddle from Motor Trend and David Welch of Bloomberg as they tackle the automotive issues of the week.

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AAH #333 – Google, Gentex, & Transflective Mirrors

May 27th, 2016 at 7:09am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Neil Boehm, VP of Engineering, Gentex

UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- How your car mirror became a technology module
- Toyota & Uber making a mobility move
- Google moves into Suburban Detroit
- Mazda goes Premium with CX-9

All that and much more with hosts John McElroy of Autoline.tv and Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; and journalists Mark Phelan from the Detroit Free Press and Bob Gritzinger of Wards.

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Autoline After Hours #332 – Corvette Racing: Ground Pounding American Thunder

May 20th, 2016 at 11:41am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Doug Fehan, Corvette Racing

Le Mans. Every enthusiast knows this is the cauldron that makes or breaks the best sports cars in the world. Corvette Racing has clawed its way to 8 class wins in 16 years, a storied accomplishment in the history of the 24 hour race. Doug Fehan is the general manager of Corvette Racing and he’s stopping by the Autoline After Hours studio this afternoon. Here’s your opportunity to hear about his plans before he heads to France for this year’s race.

ALSO UP FOR DEBATE:
- Will the public ever trust the scandal-ridden auto industry again?
- Acura NSX: supercar or sissy car?
- Is FCA turning Chrysler into a truck company?
- NACTOY decides to elect its officers for the first time  

All that and much more with host John McElroy of Autoline.tv and Mike Austin with AutoBlog.

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Autoline After Hours #331 – Honda Ridgeline: The Un-Truck, Truck

May 12th, 2016 at 2:51pm

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UP FOR DISCUSSION: The growing truck market & the new Honda Ridgeline. Guests include members of the Honda Ridgeline team plus News and Truck Talk on location from San Antonio, TX with our hosts & panel.

SPECIAL GUESTS:
Jeff Conrad, SVP & GM Honda Sales
Kerry McClure, Ridgeline Chief Engineer
Jim Loftus, Ridgeline’s Performance Lead

All that and much more with hosts John McElroy of Autoline.tv and Gary Vasilash from Automotive Design & Production along with special guest panelists auto analyst Joe Phillippi from Auto Trends and auto historian Ken Gross.

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AAH #330 – Don Panoz, DeltaWing, & Le Mans

May 5th, 2016 at 2:45pm

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SPECIAL GUEST: Don Panoz, DeltaWing Technology Group

UP FOR DISCUSSION:- A special talk with Don Panoz: the man who gave the world the nicotine patch and then became the motorsports legend you may never have heard of.

All that and much more with co-hosts John McElroy of Autoline.tv & Gary Vasilash from Automotive Design & Production, with guest panelist Todd Lassa from Automobile.

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AAH #329 – The Sportage Life

April 21st, 2016 at 2:45pm

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SPECIAL GUEST: Orth Hedrick, VP, Product Planning, KIA Motors America

UP FOR DISCUSSION:

- Kia Sportage
- VW goes luxury in Beijing
- Faraday Future rolls dice in Vegas
- Sibling Mileage Squabble – Cruze v. Volt
- New Mercedes Battery Car?

All that and much more with host Gary Vasilash from Automotive Design & Production with guest panelists Stephanie Brinley, IHS Automotive and Dave Sullivan, AutoPacific.

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AAH #328 – Toyota’s Fuel Cell Is Right Here

April 15th, 2016 at 10:29am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Jackie Birdsall, Senior Engineer, Toyota Mirai

UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Toyota Mirai Fuel Cell Vehicle
- The flag drops for orders of the Ford GT
- VW Executives are lighter in the wallet
- GM and Ford Campuses of the future
- Ford tests its autonomous car at night

All that and much more with hosts John McElroy of Autoline.tv and Gary Vasilash from Automotive Design & Production with guest panelist, Mark Phelan, Detroit Free Press

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AAH #327 – Lessons in Luxury: From Cadillac to Tesla

April 8th, 2016 at 9:57am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Paul Spadafora, Chief Engineer, Cadillac XT5
2017 Cadillac XT5 in studio

UP FOR DISCUSSION:
- Cadillac’s new CUV, the XT5
- Tesla Model 3: Savior or Scam?
- VW diesels hurting other OEM diesel sales

All that and much more with hosts John McElroy of Autoline.tv and Gary Vasilash from Automotive Design & Production with guest panelist, Michelle Krebs from Autotrader plus a special phone-in report on Tesla from Anton Wahlman of SeekingAlpha.com.

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