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McDonalds Is Stepping In To The Auto Industry…… Sort of, The Best Cars For 2020, And Some Big Moves From Nissan - 5-30-2020

McDonalds Is Stepping In To The Auto Industry…… Sort of, The Best Cars For 2020, And Some Big Moves From Nissan - 5-30-2020

June 1, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Checking out the 2020 Nissan GT-R Track Edition with Perry Stern
  • Andrew Quillin from Acura has the latest and greatest on the Acura RDX
  • Coffee is bringing McDonalds and Ford together. We will tell you how
  • What's new on the Volkswagen Atlas Cross? Tomas Mica has the answers
  • Have you been keeping out for quality cars throughout the year? Mike Caudill reminds you what you should be looking for
The Nissan Sentra Brings Home Some Hardware, Taking A Look A The 2021 Special Edition Toyota Prius, And Running Down The Details On The VW Golf GTI - 5-23-2020

The Nissan Sentra Brings Home Some Hardware, Taking A Look A The 2021 Special Edition Toyota Prius, And Running Down The Details On The VW Golf GTI - 5-23-2020

May 25, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Nissan's Heather Jimenez tells us about a new award for the Sentra
  • Ford closes a plant after two workers test positive for Covid-19, and Hertz declares for bankruptcy
  • The Toyota Prius celebrates a birthday with a special Anniversary Edition. Toyota's Regina Davis has the details
  • Volkswagen's Mark Gillies stops by with everything you need to know about the 2020 Golf GTI
  • Kia's James Bell gives us a "State of the Union" on how things have been going at Kia over the last couple of months
  • From new stringent fuel economy rules, to GMC teasing a glass sky roof for the new Hummer, Anton Wahlman has all your latest news updates
  • In Nik's driveway this week was the A220 Mercedes AMG, along with the LX Lexus
What’s One Of The Best Cars For College Graduates? Also, Checking In With J.D. Power On Overall Car Sales - 5-16-2020

What’s One Of The Best Cars For College Graduates? Also, Checking In With J.D. Power On Overall Car Sales - 5-16-2020

May 18, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • We have the details on the 2021 Kia Sentos, recently named one of the top 10 cars for college grads by AutoTrader
  • Stamps are going DIGITAL?
  • Hyundai's Michael Evanoff has everything you need to know about the 2020 Venue
  • J.D. Power's Tyson Jominy runs down the latest numbers on just how many Americans have been buying cars, and what it means for the market as a whole
  • Nissan's Parul Bajaj wants you to get creative with their #DrawDrawDraw social project
  • Anton Wahlman reports on if the overall sales slump could result in lower electric vehicle mandates, and what Volkswagen has started pre-production on
  • It was Toyota Supra day at Our Auto Expert, as Nik and Jen cruised to the studio each in a Supra, both the GR Supra 2.0 (their first 4 cylinder Turbo model Supra) and the 3.0
Honda Begins Ventilator Part Production, One Of Jen’s Favorite Car Cleaning Products, And Taking A Look At New The Audi E-Tron - 5/9/2008

Honda Begins Ventilator Part Production, One Of Jen’s Favorite Car Cleaning Products, And Taking A Look At New The Audi E-Tron - 5/9/2008

May 11, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Honda's Marcos Frommer tells us how their Marysville plant has started producing parts for ventilators, with Dynaflow
  • Have you ever used a Clay Bar to clean your car? Jim Dvorak from Mothers Polishes, Waxes, and Cleaners stops by the show to tell you why you need their product in your garage
  • Audi Product Manager Matthew Mostafaei has all the details on their new E-Tron
  • Anton Wahlman joins us to chat about Tesla moving from California to Texas, and the lawsuit that Tesla has filed against California, and why he is doing it
  • In Nik's driveway this week was the Buick Enclave and Hyundai Veloster
The V-Series Is BACK From Cadillac… And When You Hear “Volkswagen”, You Might Think German Engineering, But Not With This SUV! - 5-2-2020

The V-Series Is BACK From Cadillac… And When You Hear “Volkswagen”, You Might Think German Engineering, But Not With This SUV! - 5-2-2020

May 4, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • FCA has added new features to the new U-Connect 5 system, and we have the Chief Designer of User Experience Vince Galante on to tell us all about it
  • Cadillac's Ken Kornas has all the details on the return of the "V" in their CT4-V Blackwing and CT5-V Blackwing
  • Volkswagen's Mark Gilles has the SEVEN reasons that their SUV, The Atlas, is All-American
  • Chris Mosco from Ford tells us how they have brought style AND substance to their small SUV, the Escape
  • Elon Musk says he will sell all of his possessions! Anton Wahlman joins us to tell us what the Tesla CEO's latest tweets mean for the company, as well as what the status is for auto-manufacturers wanting to reopen in the wake of the worldwide pandemic
  • Speaking of Volkswagen's Atlas, Nik drove that around this week, as well as the BMW 228i Coupe
Nik Celebrates His Birthday With An Iconic Ford, Checking In On One Of Our Favorites From Range Rover - 4-25-2020

Nik Celebrates His Birthday With An Iconic Ford, Checking In On One Of Our Favorites From Range Rover - 4-25-2020

April 28, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Ford Historian Ted Ryan talks about the 56th birthday of the Mustang
  • FCA's Brian Spohn, otherwise known as the "Father of ETorque" joins us to break down the meaning of "electrification" in the Auto Industry
  • Volkswagen has hit a MAJOR milestone when it comes to the Tiguan. VW's Mark Gilles has the details
  • Range Rover has announced the Velar SVAutobiography Dynamic Edition, and Range Rover Head of Planning Rob Filipovic has everything you need to know about one of Nik's favorite automobiles
  • Tesla loses its subsidy in China, and Kia has confirmed 300-mile range BEV Crossover in the USA. Anton Wahlman has these stories and more in today's show
  • In Nik's driveway this week were the BMW X5M Competition, as well as the Toyota Highlander
4-18-2020 - Nik Is Giddy Over BMW’s New Motorcycle, And Getting All The Info On The Chevrolet Traverse

4-18-2020 - Nik Is Giddy Over BMW’s New Motorcycle, And Getting All The Info On The Chevrolet Traverse

April 19, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • General Motors Shad Balch shares the latest on the Chevrolet Traverse
  • Chris Reeves, General Manager of University Mazda in Seattle tells us how the Mazda Essential Car Car program is helping those of us who are on the fighting lines of the Coronavirus Pandemic
  • BMW unveils their new motorcycle, the R 18, and Nik tells BMW's Vincent Kung what he is willing to give up for it
  • Anton Wahlman has the latest on how the worldwide economic downturn has impacted international car companies, and how rental car companies are looking to keep their heads above water
  • In Nik's driveway this week, he had the Mazda MX5 and strolled in to the studio in the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid
4-11-2020 - Taking A Look At The Polestar Concept Precept, And Some Big News Out Of Mini Takes The States

4-11-2020 - Taking A Look At The Polestar Concept Precept, And Some Big News Out Of Mini Takes The States

April 12, 2020

Today's topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Polestar has come up with a creative angle when it comes to interiors with the new Precept
  • Hyundai's Michael Evanoff has everything you need to know about their new 2021 Sonata HEV
  • Mini Takes The States has been delayed, and Michael Peyton from Mini tells us why
  • Mark Trostle brings us the latest on FCA's Drive for Design
  • Anton Wahlman has all your news, including Nevada closing car dealerships, and discrepancies in European car sales
  • Truck Girl Jen actually drives a truck in to work, specifically the Nissan Titan, while Nik cruises to the station in the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid
4-5-2020 - We Delve Deep In To The New Jaguar F-Type, Ford Steps Up To Help Upscale Production On Medical Supplies

4-5-2020 - We Delve Deep In To The New Jaguar F-Type, Ford Steps Up To Help Upscale Production On Medical Supplies

April 5, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Ford's Todd Hoevener shares with us how GE and Ford are helping the Country react to COVID-19
  • Jaguar's Rob Filipovic shares the details on the new F-Type
  • Jeff Zurschmeide tells you how to care for your automobile during a "stay at home" order
  • General Motors' Dan Flores announces that GM has teamed up with Ventec to help produce ventilators
  • Anton Wahlman shares his sleeper electric vehicle for 2021, as well as taking a look at Tesla's numbers for the First Quarter
  • Even during a "stay at home" order, Nik is still cruising around in different cars. This week was the Nissan Frontier and the Honda CR-V
3-29-2020 - Tips For Living Out Of Your Car During A Pandemic, New Options Out Of Alfa Romeo And AMG

3-29-2020 - Tips For Living Out Of Your Car During A Pandemic, New Options Out Of Alfa Romeo And AMG

March 29, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Adventurer and explorer Bryon Dorr joins us with what you NEED when deciding to live out of your car
  • 110 Years for Alfa Romeo brings a special gift for all of you. Steven Richards has the details
  • AMG Department Manager David Burkhalter tells us why you need their new GLS63
  • Anton Wahlman has the news on a Volkswagen software delay, and the leaked plans out of Toyota
  • Nik was cruising around in the Lexus GSF this week, along with the Nissan Kicks

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