AAH #479 – Robots, Amazon & The State of California

September 20th, 2019 at 10:59am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Mike Cicco, President & CEO, FANUC America

TOPICS:
02:12 – FANUC & Collaborative Robots
33:00 – Doctor Data
36:30 – UAW On Strike Against GM
41:42 – Trump, California & Cars
48:36 – Amazon: 100,000 Rivian Trucks
59:28 – Waymo’s 60K Miles in One Month


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- Drew Winter,
WardsAuto.com
- Mike Austin, Hemmings Motor News
- Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production

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AAH #478 – Nuggets of Design Wisdom Through the Eyes of Ralph Gilles

September 13th, 2019 at 10:33am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Ralph Gilles, Head of Design, FCA

TOPICS:
06:25 – The Future of Design:
Where is it going?
10:40 – Best Automotive Design Schools
13:00 – Ralph’s Favorite Vehicle Designs
19:05 – Smoothing the front end on pickups
22:27 – Retro Design
27:00 – Grille Design: What about EVs?
31:40 – Designing with Clay
36:34 – Autonomous Vehicles
39:35 – Waymo & the Pacifica design
40:40 – Paint Colors & Mopar
42:50 – Where is FCA with Mass Customization?
44:30 – FCA: The Master of Easter Eggs
51:36 – Chrysler Star vs. Wing

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- Craig Cole,
AutoGuide.com
- Lindsay Brooke, SAE
- John McElroy, Autoline.tv

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AAH #477 – Why Electric Cars Don’t Make Cents

September 6th, 2019 at 10:25am

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SPECIAL GUEST: Mike Tracy, Principal, The Agile Group, Inc.

TOPICS:
08:34 – The Agile Group, Inc.
11:55 – The Shift to Electrification: Manufacturing Impacts?
16:20 – More Opportunity for Startups today
31:55 – Gaining a Significant Competitive Advantage
37:32 – Volkswagen ID 3
40:50 – Doctor Data
42:30 – UAW Picks a Target: Will We See a Strike?
51:40 – Taycan: 4 Years from Concept to Production
57:15 – Sales: Significant Increases
1:01:22 – The End of the Fiat 500 in U.S.: Does the Italian Brand Have a Future?

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

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