Moving Land Rover Forward Is All About The Design Details – LA Auto Show 2017

November 30th, 2017 at 6:18pm

The key to moving Land Rover more upscale, making it more capable, and motivating more people to buy one is through design. Gerry McGovern, the design director and chief creative officer at LR, takes us through the specific styling details he’s using to take the brand’s on a “journey of transition.”

Bollinger B1 Is One Serious Electric SUV – LA Auto Show 2017

November 30th, 2017 at 4:52pm

Simple, super rugged, and pure electric. The B1 tests the waters for a low volume, American made, hard-core off-road vehicle. Jeff Holland, the head of marketing, tells us what this vehicle is all about.

All New Jeep Wrangler Is An Instant Icon – LA Auto Show 2017

November 30th, 2017 at 4:11pm

The Wrangler is the most important model in Jeep’s lineup. It is the brand. And we don’t get an all new one very often. Mike Manley, the head of the Jeep brand, talks about the importance the new Wrangler means for Jeep’s worldwide ambitions.

Lexus RX 350 Responds To The Demands Of Its Guests – LA Auto Show 2017

November 30th, 2017 at 3:44pm

Not only is the RX 350 the best selling Lexus, it’s the leader in its segment. And Lexus wants to keep it that way. So it’s giving it’s customers, or rather it’s “guests,” the extra room they’ve been asking for. Meet the L version which adds a third row.

BMW Sees Dealers And Electrification As Its Key To Recovery – LA Auto Show 2017

November 30th, 2017 at 3:27pm

It’s been a tough year for BMW. It’s lost more market share than any other luxury brand in the American market. That’s why BMW North America has a new president and CEO. Bernhard Kuhnt talks about how his dealers and the company’s massive push into electrification is going to turn that around.

AAH #401 – The All-New Wrangler Is A Jeepster For You Love

November 30th, 2017 at 2:30pm

Audio-only version:

TOPIC: Jeep Wrangler & The LA Auto Show


- Scott Tallon, Director, Jeep Product Marketing

- Mark Allen, Head of Jeep Design

27:58 – Lincoln Nautilus
30:48 – Nissan Kicks
33:18 – Hyundai Kona
34:50 – Mercedes CLS & Project One
38:00 – BMW i8 Roadster
40:53 – Bollinger Motors
44:58 – Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross
45:48 – Lexus RX 350L
48:56 – NACTOY Finalists


John McElroy,
; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; 
Aaron Gold, Freelance; 
Tony Quiroga, Car and Driver

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37 Seconds with the 2017 Dodge Charger Hellcat

November 29th, 2017 at 5:54pm

Vehicle: 2017 Dodge Charger Hellcat
As Tested: ~$73,000

VW Claws Its Way Back – LA Auto Show 2017

November 29th, 2017 at 5:12pm

Volkswagen was crippled in the American market thanks to its diesel scandal. But now it’s putting that disaster behind it. In fact, it is now the fastest growing brand in the market. Hinrich Woebcken, the president and CEO of Volkswagen Group of America, explains the factors behind their comeback, and what lies in store for the future.

Subaru Counts On The Ascent To Climb Up The Sales Charts – LA Auto Show 2017

November 29th, 2017 at 3:44pm

Subaru has outperformed every other automaker in the American market in the last decade. But with the market switching over to SUVs the company has some catching up to do. That’s why the full-size Ascent could be one of the most important models it has ever introduced. Tom Doll, the president and CEO of Subaru of America, explains the importance of this all new entry.

To The Infiniti QX50 And Beyond! – LA Auto Show 2017

November 29th, 2017 at 3:17pm

Infiniti’s lineup keeps getting stronger all the time. The all-new QX50 reinforces the brand’s position in the hottest part of the luxury segment. It also pioneers the first application of a variable compression engine. Keith St. Clair, Infiniti America’s director of product management, takes us through the highlights.