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Episode #094 – The Last Winter Auto Show in Detroit

image with ford mustang shelby gt500, kia forte ex, toyota avalon, volvo s60, toyota supra, cadillac xt6

The guys are back with the 2019 Kia Forte EX, 2019 Toyota Avalon, Dodge Challenger Scat Pack and the 2019 Volvo S60 sedan. We review some of the highlights of the last January outing of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, a new infotainment system for the upcoming Polestar 2 and finish up with some suggestions about the lowest power car you can have fun with for a listener.

Links

Polestar 2 HMI Preview

2020 Ford Explorer

2020 Toyota Supra

2020 Cadillac XT6

2020 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang

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Podcast #054 -New Trucks Will Drive the Profits That Pay for Self-Driving Cars

This week Sam commutes through the winter slog to the Detroit Auto Show in the 2018 Jeep Compass while Dan gets Toyota’s new non-crossover crossover, the CH-R. The guys discuss all of the pickup trucks that debuted at the Detroit show and all the car brands that didn’t show up along with more new crossovers and another Mustang Bullitt

 

Links

Fuel mileage vs fuel consumption

2019 Ram 1500 Goes Mild Hybrid

2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen

GM’s Robo-Taxi

Ford Edge ST

Detroit Show Stars to Fund CES Promises

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Episode #53 – CES, F-150 Diesel, GM Marketplace, NACTOY

This week Sam is just back from the giant Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. While at CES, he rode in an Aptiv autonomous vehicle and discusses that experience, along with a few other highlights. Dan haas been battle-testing a Hyundai Elantra GT during a stretch of brutal, fickle winter weather in Boston. Other topics include the officially-announced Ford F-150 Powerstroke Diesel, a field report on GM Marketplace, and a quick spin through our favorite nominees to win North American Car and Truck of the Year at the NAIAS in Detroit.

 

Links

Automated Driving at CES is All About Business Models

Ford at CES

Ford F-150 Diesel

General Motors Marketplace

North American Car and Truck of the Year

 

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Episode #10 – CES and NAIAS recap

Buick Envision, Genesis G80, North American International Auto Show logo, CES logo

Sam walked a metric ton of miles around CES and then again at NAIAS, and we talk about what he saw and heard. We talk about the presentation by Ford’s Mark Fields at CES, Detroit Auto Show highlights, and we answer some of your questions, too.

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