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From SUV’s, To Muscle Cars, To The Most Luxurious, We Run Down The Best Rides of 2020! - 1-2-2021

From SUV’s, To Muscle Cars, To The Most Luxurious, We Run Down The Best Rides of 2020! - 1-2-2021

January 5, 2021

Topics for Nik Miles:

  • Green Car Report's Bengt Halvoson has the best electric vehicles of the year
  • Jeff Zurschmeide is the Editor-in-Chief of The Star Magazine, and he is tackling the best family cars
  • To cover the best trucks, we bring in Sean Holman, the Co-Host and Co-Creator of The Truck Show Podcast
  • Our own Mike Caudill is bringing the muscle with the beefed up rides of 2020
  • We run down the numbers with US News and World Report's John Vincent on the best selling segment.... SUV's
  • Perry Stern, part of Our Auto Expert and MSN shifts it in to the next gear with the fastest of the fast
  • Get your weekly auto news update with Anton Wahlman
  • Roadfly's Brian Armstead has the best luxury rides of the year.
We Delve In To The Design Of The New 2022 GMC HUMMER EV, The U.S. Army Has A New Transport Vehicle, And What’s New For The GMC Canyon And Denali? - 10-31-2020

We Delve In To The Design Of The New 2022 GMC HUMMER EV, The U.S. Army Has A New Transport Vehicle, And What’s New For The GMC Canyon And Denali? - 10-31-2020

November 2, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Cadillac's David Schiavone tells us what to expect out of the 2021 Escalade
  • General Motors has now surpassed 1 million Wi-Fi subscribers. GM's Stuart Fowle tells us what's next
  • GMC has announced it's first fully electronic addition to the line up, and it's a HUMMER. Phil Zak is the Executive Design Director at HUMMER and tells us how they did it
  • After being awarded the contract in June, GM Defense has delivered its first Infantry Squad Vehicle. Chevrolet's Shad Balch joins us with more
  • GMC is taking aim at premium midsize truck customers with the first-ever Canyon AT4, and the Denali gets a but of a makeover. GMC's Mikhael Farah calls in with the details
  • Our own Anton Wahlman has his take on the HUMMER's timeline to market, the rise of the all-electric pickup, and the fight between Tesla and Volkswagen in Europe
  • Mike Caudill got to fly through the streets in the 2021 Chevrolet Corvette, while Nik went less sporty and more luxury in the Genesis G80
Previewing The Rebelle Rally, Our Auto Expert Heads To The Indianapolis Motor Speedway, And A Special Edition Out Of Lexus - 10-3-2010

Previewing The Rebelle Rally, Our Auto Expert Heads To The Indianapolis Motor Speedway, And A Special Edition Out Of Lexus - 10-3-2010

October 5, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Volkswagen's Mark Gilles talks about their new ID.4
  • Acura's Karina Gonzalez introduces the 2021 RDX PMC Edition
  • Ladies will be driving across the Southwest this month. Ford's Erica Martin will be one of them, as Ford enters 3 two women teams who will be racing in the Bronco Sport
  • The Head of Jeep Jim Morrison has everything you need to know about the Wrangler 4XE
  • Our Auto Expert's Mike Caudill is kissing the bricks in Indy. We will tell you why
  • Anton Wahlman takes a look back at international sales in September, as well as all of your automotive news
  • Lexus's Geoff Partain calls the studio with all the details on the 2021 RC and RC Black Line Special Edition
  • Nik cruised around town in quite a few cars this week, including the Chevrolet Bolt EV, Hyundai Kona, the 2021 Jaguar F-Type, and the 2020 Land Rover Defender. He will give you his impressions 
A Kid-Sized Supercar, Rolls-Royce’s First Collection Car, And Some Upcoming SUV’s You’re Going To Want To Keep An Eye Out For

A Kid-Sized Supercar, Rolls-Royce’s First Collection Car, And Some Upcoming SUV’s You’re Going To Want To Keep An Eye Out For

September 1, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • McLaren's Vice President of Communications Roger Ormisher stops in to tell us about one of the most beautiful Supercars in the WORLD, that now comes in kid size
  • Rolls-Royce's Gerry Spahn has all the details on their first "collection car", the Dawn Silver Bullet, and where they got their inspiration
  • Our Auto Expert's Mike Caudill took an adventure in the Lincoln Black Label, as well as headed back to school. He'll explain
  • Hyundai's Melvyn Bautista has the scoop on the 2020 Sante Fe Limited AWD
  • Looking for an elegant SUV? Volvo's Russell Datz has just the solution. The 2020 XC90.
  • The Head of Jeep Jim Morrison joins us to discuss what's new with Jeep, including the Gladiator Diesel
  • Toyota's T-Ten program has expanded! Toyota's Joseph Myers will tell you exactly what that means
  • No Sedans in the driveway for Nik this week, as he took to the pavement in the 2020 Ford Ranger, along with the Toyota RAV4 Prime 
OnStar Teams With The Department Of Veterans Affairs, And ALPINA Introduces It’s First SUV In The American Market - 8-22-2020

OnStar Teams With The Department Of Veterans Affairs, And ALPINA Introduces It’s First SUV In The American Market - 8-22-2020

August 25, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • GM's Stuart Fowle tells us about what is bringing OnStar and the VA together
  • Head of the Ram Brand Mike Koval the all new Ram 1500 TRX
  • Bentley's Tim Hannig shares how they are bringing the 1920's to the 2020's.
  • BMW's Kate Alini joins us once again, this time to discuss the BMW ALPINA XB7
  • All new Bronco adventure concepts have been announced. Bronco Chief Designer Paul Wraith has the details
  • Volkswagen jump starts production, how the Polestar 2 is matching up with Tesla overseas, and what's next for BMW in terms of all-electric vehicles? Anton Wahlman has that and more in your news update
  • Our own Perry Stern give his take on the Mercedes Benz GLA, and chats about What 3 Words.
  • What's in Nik's driveway this week? How about the 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe Limited AWD? Or maybe the 2020 Cadillac CT5 Premium Luxury AWD is more your style.
Lincoln Brings Home Some Hardware, What’s Ahead For Honda, And Seeing What’s New Out Of Lexus - 8-15-2020

Lincoln Brings Home Some Hardware, What’s Ahead For Honda, And Seeing What’s New Out Of Lexus - 8-15-2020

August 17, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • JD Power has announced the winner of it's APEL award, the Lincoln Navigator! Lincoln's Katie Bolen tells us what this means for the company and how to stay Calm
  • Honda's Carl Pulley stops in to share what's coming up in Honda's line up
  • Mercedes Benz's Peter Phan has the scoop on GLA 250 SUV
  • Hyundai's Michael Evanoff has everything you need to know about the Elantra N Line, and the Veloster N
  • What's new in Lexus's 2021 NX 300 and 300 H? Lexus's Todd Blickenstaff has all the answers
  • Mike Caudill talks about the BMW US Rider Academy, the Ram 1500 TRX and the Hyundai Venue
  • Our Auto Expert is missing out on Pebble Beach this year. Our own Perry Stern will tell you why.
New Options From Cadillac, Including A New Escalade, Checking Out The Latest Lineup Of Motorcycles From Honda Motorsports, And BMW Is Casting A Dark Shadow - 8-8-2020

New Options From Cadillac, Including A New Escalade, Checking Out The Latest Lineup Of Motorcycles From Honda Motorsports, And BMW Is Casting A Dark Shadow - 8-8-2020

August 11, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Northside Ford General Manager Dave Sanford tells us how you can get your hands on the Mach-E and the Bronco
  • Cadillac's Jason Sledziewski showcases the CT-4, CT-5, and the Escalade
  • Honda's Colin Miller takes us from 4 wheels down to 2 with a rundown of Honda's 2021 lineup of street and off road motorcycles
  • Our owm Mike Caudill brings us the latest on the Chevrolet Bolt, Kia Seltos, and the Hyundai Ioniq
  • JD Power's Tyson Jominy goes over the latest trends in the auto industry
  • BMW's Kate Alini shares the secrets behind the X7 Dark Shadow Edition
  • From Porsche, to Lexus, and Ford and Cadillac, Anton Wahlman brings us the auto news from around the globe
  • Perry Stern has the latest and greatest on the BMW X6 M
What’s New In The ATV World, Your Car May Soon Be Able To Run On CHOCOLATE, And What’s New About The New Ford F-150? 8-1-2020

What’s New In The ATV World, Your Car May Soon Be Able To Run On CHOCOLATE, And What’s New About The New Ford F-150? 8-1-2020

August 3, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Our Auto Expert's Mike Caudill crunches the numbers across the auto industry
  • Volkswagen's Mark Gillies checks in as one of their best selling SUV's beat out Ford and Hyundai for Cars.com 2020 Family Car of the Year
  • Ben Hoang from Honda Powersports takes us off the beaten path with what's new and exciting in the world of ATV's and side-by-sides
  • What does chocolate, and racing, have in common? Kristian Rene from Chocolove has the answer
  • There's a new Ford F-150 hitting the market, but what's so new about it? Ford's Travis Calhoun has the update
  • Anton Wahlman stops by with all the latest in automotive news from around the globe
  • Chris Reeves, General Manager of dealership University Mazda, tells you why you should head in to test drive the CX-30
  • Nik and Jen both cruised in to the radio station in style, with the Kia K5 GT-Line and the K5 EX
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
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
2-22-2020 - A New Tool That Allows You To Design Your Own Car, Unpacking The Portland Auto Show, Audi Announces A Redesign

2-22-2020 - A New Tool That Allows You To Design Your Own Car, Unpacking The Portland Auto Show, Audi Announces A Redesign

February 23, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Volkswagen's Mark Gillis explains how you can design your own Atlas Cross Sport
  • Perry Stern tells us what he saw at the Portland Auto Show, and tells us how much fun the BMW Z4 is to drive
  • Audi's Anthony Garbis explains the redesign of the A-5
  • Anton Wahlman discusses what kinds of affects the Coronavirus outbreak in China is impacted the auto industry in the USA
  • Nik had three cars in his driveway this week, including the Hyundai Venue, Nissan Pathfinder Rock Creek Edition, and the BMW XCX8
2-1-2020 - Volvo Joins The Pure-Electric Age, And Something New From Maserati To Fall In Love With!

2-1-2020 - Volvo Joins The Pure-Electric Age, And Something New From Maserati To Fall In Love With!

February 2, 2020

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

  • Volvo's Russell Datz has the scoop on Volvo's first ever pure-electric car, the XC40 Recharge P8 AWD
  • Maserati's Karl DeBoer previews the 2020 Levante SUV
  • Hyundai's Michael Evanoff says the 2020 Ioniq brings MORE electric range
  • Self-Driving Ubers are headed to the Nation's Capitol
  • Anton Wahlman runs down Tesla's most recent financial results
  • What's Nik rolling around in this week? How about the Honda Pilot Black Edition? Or maybe the Mercedes B Class is more your style?
1-11-2020 - Our Auto Expert’s picks for Car, Truck, and SUV of 2019!

1-11-2020 - Our Auto Expert’s picks for Car, Truck, and SUV of 2019!

January 14, 2020

Todays topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Kia's James Bell joins us to discuss the Kia Telluride
  • Jeep's Brandon Girmus has our winner for Truck of the Year
  • We talk with Hyundai's Michael Evanoff, as they have our Car of the Year
  • We unpack more cars that came out of CES
  • Are driver-less cars closer, or further away than ever? Our own Anton Wahlman has the answer
  • What was in Nik's driveway? The Chevrolet 2500, Dodge Charger Hellcat, and the Acura MDX!
12-21-2019 - Volkswagen Unveils Buggy Concept, And Taking A Look At What’s New Out Of Mazda, Toyota, And Hyundai!

12-21-2019 - Volkswagen Unveils Buggy Concept, And Taking A Look At What’s New Out Of Mazda, Toyota, And Hyundai!

December 23, 2019

This week's topics for Nik Miles and special guest co-host Jeff Zurschmeide:

  • Our Auto Expert's Mike Caudill fills us in on a BIG week of travelling, and how Nexen Tires is honoring a hero
  • What's new in the 2020 Mazda CX-30?
  • Volkswagen's Mark Gillies runs down the details on their new Buggy Concept
  • Autosense's Brian Armstead has everything you need to know about the 2020 Hyundai Sonata
  • Did the US Congress extend or expand the U.S. Federal tax credit for electric cars? Anton Wahlman has that answer, and many more!
  • What should be in your driveway? Nik has been cruising around in the 2020 Toyota Highlander, but if you want something with some more muscle, Jeff has been driving the 2020 Dodge Charger Hellcat Widebody
12-7-2019 - Volkswagen Makes A Reveal At The LA Auto Show, Ford Is Teaming Up With McDonalds

12-7-2019 - Volkswagen Makes A Reveal At The LA Auto Show, Ford Is Teaming Up With McDonalds

December 8, 2019

Nik Miles & Truck Girl Jen:

  • Volkswagen's Mark Gillis breaks down VW's Atlas Cross Sport, unveiled at the LA Auto Show
  • Hyundai's Brandon Ramirez has the latest on the Ioniq and Vision T
  • Ford's Debbie Mielewski tells us how coffee grounds from McDonalds are making their way in to your car
  • Our own Mike Caudill talks furloughs at Nissan, and Ford celebrates "Bring Your Dog To Work Day"
  • Anton Wahlman discusses Electric Vehicle news from overseas, as well as General Motors slated to open a new factory in Ohio
  • What should be in your driveway? How about the Mercedes GLC 300W4 and the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross, Hyundai Sonata, or perhaps the Baby Mercedes CLA, CLB, and CLC?
11-16-2019 - Getting geared up for the Los Angeles Auto Show!

11-16-2019 - Getting geared up for the Los Angeles Auto Show!

November 16, 2019

Nik Miles & Truck Girl Jen's topics:

  • Nik checks out the new Nissan Titan
  • Infiniti's Kyle Bazemore prepares for Infiniti's 30th Anniversary
  • A new electric ride that will run you less than $100 a MONTH!
  • Our Auto Expert's Mike Caudill talks about the Ford Mustang Mach-E ahead of the Los Angeles Auto Show
  • Chatting about the 2020 Lexus GX
  • Top 10 rides for the short person in your family. Jen is our resident short person, she shares why she brings pillows everywhere she goes!
  • Anton Wahlman runs down leaked specs on the Mach-E, porfits collapsing for Daimler, and other Electric Vehicle news
06-30-2019 Our Auto Expert Hyundai Palisade

06-30-2019 Our Auto Expert Hyundai Palisade

June 30, 2019

Nik Miles & The Pit Crew

  • Ashton Munoz from Dodge gives us the lowdown on the Wide Body Charger
  • Jerry Jenson tells us about a day at the races and the Grand Prix of Portland
  • Nick talks Cars and Couture with David Bailey
  • Perry Stern from MSN Autos takes a look at Hyundai’s new Palisade
  • Anton Walhman from Seeking Alpha has the latest on electric vehicles.
04-21-2019 Our Auto Expert New Cars From The New York Auto Show

04-21-2019 Our Auto Expert New Cars From The New York Auto Show

April 21, 2019
  • John Vincent from US News and World Report join Nik in Studio.
  • Nik and John break down all the new cars from the New York Auto Show
  • Anton Walhman from Seeking Alpha brings the latest on auto industry finance
03-17-2019  Our Auto Expert  - Concours d’Elegance Volkswagen Geneva Auto Show

03-17-2019 Our Auto Expert - Concours d’Elegance Volkswagen Geneva Auto Show

March 17, 2019

Nik Miles and the Pit Crew

  • Chris Brewer from Amelia Concours d’Elegance tells us about Rock Stars and Cars
  • Mark Gillies with Volkswagen explores some Volkswagen history at the Amelia Concours d’Elegance.
  • Perry Stern from MSN Autos breaks down the Geneva Auto Show and the new Aston Martin
  • John Vincent from US News And World Report talks Mudfest and Military Discounts when you buy a new vehicle.
  • Anton Walhman from Seeking Alpha bring us the latest on electrics and the auto business
7-22-18 Our Auto Expert talks about Hyundai BMW Trucks and Voyo

7-22-18 Our Auto Expert talks about Hyundai BMW Trucks and Voyo

September 23, 2018

Nik Miles and the Pit Crew 

  • Nik and the Pit Crew talks about Maserati and BMW
  • Brandon Ramirez introduces the new Hyundai Santa Fe
  • Roman Mica explains Trucks and more from Fast Lane Trucks
  • Bengt Halvorson talks with us about Government and EV's
  • Peter Yorke CEO with Voyomotive explains the Scan Pro plug in DBII device
  • Crazy Anton Wahlman from Seeking Alpha
5-27-18 Our Auto Expert Mudfest 2018

5-27-18 Our Auto Expert Mudfest 2018

June 5, 2018

Nik Miles explains Mudfest and who will be the 2018 Winners at the Ridge Motorsports Park

  • Scott Brown with FCA on the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon, Jeep Cherokee & Ram 1500 Rebel

  • Jessyka Faison from Ford explains the 2018 EcoSport Titanium SUV
  • William Gock with VW talks about the 2018 Atlas, Golf Alltrack and Tiguan

  • Kevin Raftery takes Nik on a Wild Ride in the 2018 Nissan Titan Pro-4X
  • Erica Rasch from Mitsubishi talks about the Outlander PHEV that can handle the mud

  • Ashley Gillam bought the Mercedes Benz Sprinter Van 4x4
  • Lori Scholz from Hyundai takes the 2018 Kona Ultimate to a new level
  • Davis Adams with Honda explains the Coolest features on the Ridgeline
  • Nik announces the 2018 Mudfest Winner voted on by NWAPA Members
4-29-18 Cadillac Alfa Romeo Hyundai Maserati

4-29-18 Cadillac Alfa Romeo Hyundai Maserati

April 29, 2018

Nik Miles and the Pit Crew

  • Todd Pawlik Chief Engineer Introduces the New TX4 Cadillac

  • Trevor Lai Product Planning Manager of Hyundai talk about the Kona
  • Ben Lyon from Alfa Romeo talks about the Trendy new Giulia

  • Matt McAlear from Maserati

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