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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.
McLaren Rolls Out An Exclusive Collection, Getting Technical About The New Ford Bronco, And A New Challenger Approaches For The Production Car Top Speed Record! - 12-19-2020

McLaren Rolls Out An Exclusive Collection, Getting Technical About The New Ford Bronco, And A New Challenger Approaches For The Production Car Top Speed Record! - 12-19-2020

December 21, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • McLaren's Brandon Smith joins us to chat about the new Limited-Edition 720S and 765LT inspired collection
  • A new survey shows consumers find the car buying experience more transparent. Nik shares why he thinks that is
  • We get to in to the details of the new Ford Bronco with Engineer Adrian Aguirre
  • Kia's James Bell tells you what you can look forward to in the 2021 Sorento
  • Anton Wahlman has the latest on electric vehicles in the U.S. and in Europe, including Toyota describing it's battery-electric vehicle rollout plan, and what end-of-quarter electric vehicle sales look like in Europe
  • Perry Stern gives us an update on a supercar that only 2 dozen will have a chance to own, the Hennessey Venom F5
  • Nik owned the asphalt this week both the Ford F-150 Hybrid, as well as the AMG Mercedes A63. He will give his takes on the rides
A Revitalizing Look At Luxury With The 2021 Lincoln Nautilus, An Inside Look At The 2021 Mercedes-Maybach GLS, Celebrating 106 Years Of Maserati - 12-12-2020

A Revitalizing Look At Luxury With The 2021 Lincoln Nautilus, An Inside Look At The 2021 Mercedes-Maybach GLS, Celebrating 106 Years Of Maserati - 12-12-2020

December 14, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Lincoln's Destin Simon takes us behind the scenes of the 2021 Lincoln Nautilus
  • Our monthly check in with JD Power's Tyson Jominy on the current state of the automotive industry in the U.S.
  • The 2021 Mercedes-Maybach is hitting the market, and Mercedes's Paul Harmon gives us the details
  • Taking a look forward, and a look back at 106 years of Maserati with Maserati's Karl Deboer
  • The latest in luxury SUV's from Mercedes-AMG with the AMG GLA 35. AMG's Keri Richardson has all the information you'll need
  • Anton Wahlman is back again to inform us on automotive news from around the globe, including European electric vehicle registration trends in Europe, and which vehicles have been eating away at Tesla's market share?
  • Riley Stair, builder of a 1970 Pontiac Trans Am custom car, will have his ride immortalized at 1/64th the size. He joins us to explain
  • From electric, to SUV, to pick up, Nik's vehicles this week ran the gambit. He has his takes on the Ford Bronco, Audi E-Tron, and the Ford F-150 Hybrid
A Rare Opportunity To Talk With The Owner Of Championship Level Motorsports Teams, The Dodge Durango Lineup Has Been Unveiled, And The 2021 Mercedes-Benz E 450

A Rare Opportunity To Talk With The Owner Of Championship Level Motorsports Teams, The Dodge Durango Lineup Has Been Unveiled, And The 2021 Mercedes-Benz E 450

December 8, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • We get to chat with the Team Owner and MINI RACER of LAP Motorsports, Luis Perocarpi
  • Dodge Durango's Paul Tyll takes is through the 2021 Durango line up one by one
  • Lauren Harris is with the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, and has all the details on the 2021 E 450
  • It's the best selling pickup truck for over 40 years, so you know we have to unpack the 2021 Ford F-150 with Ford's Travis Calhoun
  • Mike Caudill unpacks his four days in Detroit for SEMA AUTOS
  • Anton Wahlman has the latest on automotive news, both in the U.S. and abroad
The Unveiling Of The 2022 Honda Civic Prototype, Insight On The First Ever Mid-Engine Corvette, Ford Honors Military Charities - 11-28-2020

The Unveiling Of The 2022 Honda Civic Prototype, Insight On The First Ever Mid-Engine Corvette, Ford Honors Military Charities - 11-28-2020

December 1, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles an Truck (or Corvette) Girl Jen:

  • Honda's Carl Pulley has all the details on the 2022 Honda Civic Prototype
  • Rides & Drives Editor and Publisher Harvey Briggs gives insight like no other in to Rolls-Royce in his upcoming book "Rolls-Royce Motor Cars: Making a Legend"
  • Chevrolet's Shad Balch runs down the "Battle of the Vettes"
  • Mike Caudill has the best holiday movies for the "car guy" in the family
  • Ford is making a huge charitable donation this holiday season. Ford's Mark LaNeve tells us about their 3.5 million dollar donation
  • Perry Stern gives his take on the Jeep's new Wrangler 392 and the Gladiator Rubicon Diesel
  • Not only was Nik able to talk to Shad about the new Corvette Stingray, he got to drive it HIMSELF. Nik, and Jen, both give their opinions
Getting The Inside Scoop On The All New Toyota Highlander, Ram Celebrates An Anniversary, An Insight Like No Other In To Rolls-Royce

Getting The Inside Scoop On The All New Toyota Highlander, Ram Celebrates An Anniversary, An Insight Like No Other In To Rolls-Royce

November 26, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Toyota's Brock Cartlidge has everything you need to know about the 2021 Highlander
  • Our Auto Expert's Mike Caudill calls in as he cruises around Detroit
  • Taking a look at the 2021 Chevrolet Tahoe & Suburban with Chevrolet's Matt Tepatti
  • The Head of the Ram Brand Mike Koval Jr. shares how they are celebrating the 75th Anniversary of Ram Truck
  • Tomas Mica from The Fast Lane Truck and The Fast Lane Car stops by to discuss which electric vehicles are flooding the market, and which ones you should look out for over others
  • Nik test drove the Volvo V90 throughout the week, and gives you his take
“Nightshade” Comes To Toyota, Taking A Look At The New Nissan Rogue, And A Couple Special Editions Come To The MINI Cooper Lineup - 11-14-2020

“Nightshade” Comes To Toyota, Taking A Look At The New Nissan Rogue, And A Couple Special Editions Come To The MINI Cooper Lineup - 11-14-2020

November 16, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Toyota's Rommel Momen tells us what is new with the 2021 Toyota C-HR
  • Our own Mike Caudill tells us about a few recent programs launched by manufacturers
  • Nissan's Vice President of the West Region Shawn Mirabel gives us an inside look in to the 2021 Nissan Rogue
  • J.D. Power's Tyson Jominy joins us for our monthly look in the latest sales and predictions in the auto industry
  • Special Editions are on the way for the MINI Cooper 1499GT, and Ishaan Khatri joins us with all the details
  • Anton Wahlman stops by for a look at the battery-electric vehicle battle in Europe, and getting prepared for deliveries of the Ford Mustang Mach-E
  • It's getting cold out, so Perry Stern has the best tips for winter driving
  • Nik got to cruise the roads in the BMW 228i and the Chevrolet Tahoe. He gives his takes on the rides
The Ford Bronco Gets Sporty, Taking A Look At The 2020 Cadillac CT4, And Sportscar Jeff Hangs Out In The Studio - 11-7-2020

The Ford Bronco Gets Sporty, Taking A Look At The 2020 Cadillac CT4, And Sportscar Jeff Hangs Out In The Studio - 11-7-2020

November 9, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Sportscar Jeff:

  • Jeff gives his take on the Nissan Rogue
  • Cadillac's Meagan Quinn has the latest and greatest on the 2020 CT4
  • Ford Bronco's Jovina Young tells us about cruising across the country in their newest addition, as well as how well it holds up off-road
  • The Ghostbusters car will soon becoming to a LEGO set near you! We will tell you when to look out for it, as well as how many Lego pieces you need to look out for under your feet
  • Anton Wahlman has the latest news update from here in the USA, as well as overseas
Our Spookiest Show Of The Year! Including How Rolls-Royce Always Get The “Scariest” Names, And We Learn The Best Ride For You During A Zombie Apocalypse!

Our Spookiest Show Of The Year! Including How Rolls-Royce Always Get The “Scariest” Names, And We Learn The Best Ride For You During A Zombie Apocalypse!

October 26, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • It's definitely been a different year, but we have ways for you to go out and enjoy the holiday
  • Rolls-Royce's Gerry Spahn tells us how they always get the spookiest names in the industry
  • Ashton Munoz from Dodge shares how the Charger Red Eye Hellcat is possessed by a DEMON!
  • Our own Mike Caudill takes a haunted adventure in the RV this week
  • Jeff Zurschmeide tells us about a few sinister designs from years past
  • The Fast Lane's Roman Mica has the best vehicle for you in the case of a zombie apocalypse
  • Ted Ryan is Ford's Archive and Historian Manager, and tells us about Halloween events that Ford has done
  • MSN Auto's Perry Stern has a few wicked and hair-raising powerful cars
  • Nik got to go trick-or-treating in many different vehicles this week, including the 2020 CT4 AWD Premium, the 2021 TLX 2.0T Advance, and the 2021 Pacifica AWD
Our First Look At The 2022 Volkswagen Taos Along With The 2022 Acura MDX Prototype, And The Transformation Of The Infiniti QX60 Monograph - 10-17-2020

Our First Look At The 2022 Volkswagen Taos Along With The 2022 Acura MDX Prototype, And The Transformation Of The Infiniti QX60 Monograph - 10-17-2020

October 19, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Volkswagen's Mark Gillies joins us as their 2022 Taos SUV was unveiled this last week
  • Jeff Pope is the Vice President for Infiniti Americas, and he tells us about how they transformed the QX60 Monograph SUV in to the next generation
  • The most "premium and performance-focused" SUV from Acura has been unveiled, the 2022 MDX Prototype. Acura's Karina Gonzalez stops by with the details
  • Mike Caudill gets dirty and heads back to school this week. He is at the MSF Dirt Bike School
  • J.D. Power's Vice President of Data and Analytics Tyson Jominy calls in to give us an update on the auto industry as a whole across the country
  • Anton Wahlman is back to give us your auto news from across the globe, including Tesla lowering their prices in multiple countries, and asking the question.... Is this what you do when demand is high? Also, who rules them all when it comes to electric vehicles in Europe?
  • Always wanted an RV, but just don't have the space for it? MSN Auto's Perry Stern has the perfect product for you
  • Nik cruised to the studio in the Cadillac Escalade, but he also drove the 2020 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid and the 2021 Toyota Land Cruiser Heritage Edition. He gives his thoughts on all three
A New Roadster From Aston Martin, How To Hit The Road And Bring Home With You, And Every Dog Has Their Day … Especially When It’s Make A Dog’s Day!! - 10-10-2020

A New Roadster From Aston Martin, How To Hit The Road And Bring Home With You, And Every Dog Has Their Day … Especially When It’s Make A Dog’s Day!! - 10-10-2020

October 12, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • The 2021 Ford F-150 Hybrid it "tortured and tested" and Ford's Dawn Piechocki tells us how
  • Aston Martin's Dan Sherman brings us all the details on the 2021 Vantage Roadster
  • Lincoln's Aviator is ALL NEW, and brand manager Jennifer Engel tells us what has changed
  • Our Auto Expert's Mike Caudill is on the road this week, but not in just any vehicle, but a recreational vehicle! He gives us his experience with the family on the road
  • Subaru's 2nd Annual Make A Dog's Day just took place, and Subaru's Brian Cavallucci tells us why this day is so important to them
  • The Vice President of Polaris Slingshot makes some time to take us through the intricacies of the 3-wheeled roadster
  • Nik had the opportunity to test drive Lincoln's Aviator plug-in hybrid, as well as the Lexus RCF. Listen in to hear his experience and opinions on the rides
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 
Jeep Announces The Return Of The Wagoneer, An In-Depth Look At Volkswagen’s Passat R-Line, And One Of Our Own Cruises In The Rolls-Royce Cullinan

Jeep Announces The Return Of The Wagoneer, An In-Depth Look At Volkswagen’s Passat R-Line, And One Of Our Own Cruises In The Rolls-Royce Cullinan

September 7, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Volkswagen's Mark Gilles joins us to review the 2020 Passat R-Line
  • Nissan has announced the 2021 GT-R and GT-R Nismo. Nissan's Julio Vitti has all the details
  • Genesis knows luxury, and Genesis's Kevin Smith is in the know on the new G80 and GV80, and which one may be best for you
  • You know it's big news when the North American Head of a company stops by. Jeep's Jim Morrison brings us all the sweet details on the return of the Wagoneer!
  • Thinking about buying a mid-size truck? Fast Lane's Roman Mica has the best ones for you
  • Anton Wahlman wraps up this week's automotive news
  • Our Auto Expert's Perry Stern got to live the high life in the Rolls-Royce Cullinan, and gives us his take
Return Of The Mach Included In Our Double Dose of Ford, The Toyota 86 Hakone Edition, And We Are Taking Our Tops Off - 7-25-2020

Return Of The Mach Included In Our Double Dose of Ford, The Toyota 86 Hakone Edition, And We Are Taking Our Tops Off - 7-25-2020

July 27, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Ford's Ted Ryan makes sure we are completely up to date with the Ford Bronco
  • Toyota's Tim Annick sets us straight about the 86 Hakone Edition, as well as dives in to its history
  • You've heard the saying "like a bat out of hell", but what about a CAT out of hell? Dodge's Paul Tyll stops by to share all about the 2021 Durango SRT Hellcat
  • Nik was feeling like royalty as he cruised around town in the Ford Expedition King Ranch. When he tired of the royal life, he instead took to the streets in the Volkswagen Atlas 3-Row
  • A town of less than 50,000 now has autonomous shuttles! Our Auto Expert's Mike Caudill tells us all about them
  • Ford Mustang's Jim Owens tells us what we can expect out of the newest edition of the Mach 1
  • Hydrogen fuel cell vehicles? It's on the horizon. Anton Wahlman tells us who is on the road to making that happen, as well as news from Polestar, Tesla, and Volkswagen
  • Our Auto Expert's Perry Stern tells you the sleekest and most powerful ways to take your top off this summer, with his list of favorite convertible sports cars
A New Collection Car From Rolls-Royce, The Latest In Minivans From Fiat Chrysler, Dodge Gets Possessed By A Demon - 7-18-2020

A New Collection Car From Rolls-Royce, The Latest In Minivans From Fiat Chrysler, Dodge Gets Possessed By A Demon - 7-18-2020

July 20, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Polestar's JP Canton shares information on a partnership between Polestar and Waymo
  • Rolls-Royce's Gerry Spahn has the latest on their new collection cars, the Kryptos Collection
  • Who says Minivans can't be luxiourious? Certainly not Chrysler's MaryAnn Capo, who has the new details on the Pacifica
  • GMC's Stuart Pierce runs down the new Sierra 1500 4WD Crew Cab AT4
  • Dodge Charger's Ashton Munoz tells us why their 2021 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye is "Demon Possessed"
  • BMW unveils final production on the iX3, there's a new king atop the mountain of 3-row SUV sales, and Nissan is on the final leg of production on their all-electric crossover. Anton Wahlman has the latest in our rundown of the news
  • Our Auto Expert's Perry Stern was cruising around in a Porsche 911 Turbo
  • Perry wasn't the only one taking to the streets in style, as Nik was driving the Rolls Royce Cullinan, Cadillac XT6, and the Toyota Hanoak
The Revival Of The Ford Bronco, How Is The Kingdom Of Kia Holding Up, And Checking In With J.D. Power As We Look Over The Data Of Car Sales Throughout The Pandemic - 7-11-2020

The Revival Of The Ford Bronco, How Is The Kingdom Of Kia Holding Up, And Checking In With J.D. Power As We Look Over The Data Of Car Sales Throughout The Pandemic - 7-11-2020

July 13, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • AMG Product Manager Brian Cotter calls in with the latest on 2021 AMG GT 43 4-Door Coupe
  • Ford's Ted Ryan has everything you need to know for the re-release of the Bronco
  • Kia's James Bell has the latest and greatest coming out of Kia
  • Our Auto Expert's Mike Caudill gives his impressions on the new Nissan Sentra
  • J.D. Power's Tyson Jominy runs down the overall numbers for car sales during the Coronavirus pandemic
  • Toyota's Brock Cartlidge tells us why the RAV4 Prime is primed and ready for electrified traction
  • Tesla's numbers are falling, and Audi is dominating a European market. All that and more as we speak with Anton Wahlman
  • We take a look at the 2020 Dodge Challenger SRT Super Stock with Challenger's Kevin Hellman
  • Nik took to the streets in style this week, cruising around in the Alfa Romeo Stelvio, and the Mazda CX-30
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 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
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
3-21-2020 - Taking A Look At The First Hypercar Built In The United States, And Something Something Ultra-Rare From Honda

3-21-2020 - Taking A Look At The First Hypercar Built In The United States, And Something Something Ultra-Rare From Honda

March 22, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Hyundai's Michael Evanoff previews the 2021 Elantra, as well as a new Electric Vehicle concept
  • John Vincent from US World and News Report tells you what you should do if you are having problems paying for your automobile during the Coronavirus pandemic
  • Czinger's CCO Jens Sverdrup goes in depth on the 21C
  • Ashton from Dodge shares how you can save money on muscle cars
  • Honda's Davis Adams has all the details on the Civic Type-R, as well as the limited edition
  • Anton Wahlman brings you all the updates on how the Coronavirus is effecting the Auto Industry
  • In Nik's driveway this week were the BMW 740e as well as the Lexus RX 450h
3-14-2020 - Car Safety When It Comes To The Coronavirus, Taking A Look At The AMG GLE 63 S Coupe

3-14-2020 - Car Safety When It Comes To The Coronavirus, Taking A Look At The AMG GLE 63 S Coupe

March 15, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Mercedes Lilienthal talks about her adventures in the Alcan 500
  • Mercedes-Benz AMG Product Manager Keri Richardson has the details on the new GLE 63
  • MSN's Perry Stern touches on a list of topics including the his ultimate road trip with McLaren and the Mercedes-Benz launch of the GLS and GLE
  • Nik and Jen discuss how to protect yourself from the Coronavirus when renting a car or taking ride sharing services
  • Anton Wahlman reports on why China is going at the USA, and the latest from Polestar
  • In Nik's driveway this week was the Toyota Sequoia and the Ford Escape
3-7-2020 - Taking A Look At The Bentley Flying Spur, And How Daylight Savings Time Effects Your Driving

3-7-2020 - Taking A Look At The Bentley Flying Spur, And How Daylight Savings Time Effects Your Driving

March 8, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles, and fill-in co-host Jeff Zurschmeide:

  • Kia's James Bell discusses how the novel Coronavirus has affected what they were going to show off at the Geneva Auto Show
  • Jeff discusses the new GMC Sierra with the Duramax V6 turbo-diesel
  • Bentley's Jeff Kuhlman gives us the latest on their Flying Spur
  • Nissan's Travis Parman discusses the dangers lurking behind daylight savings time
  • Anton Wahlman takes a closer look at how the novel Coronavirus effects the auto industry
2-29-2020 - Some New Options Ahead For Kia And Genesis, As Well As A Live Check-In On The Alcan 5000 Rally!

2-29-2020 - Some New Options Ahead For Kia And Genesis, As Well As A Live Check-In On The Alcan 5000 Rally!

March 1, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Kia's James Bell has all you need to know about the new Kia Selto
  • Genesis's Kevin Smith chats about the new GV80
  • Jeff Zurschmeide checks in from Canada, where he is taking part in the Alcan 5000 Rally
  • Toyota's Mark DeJongh tells us about advancements on All Wheel Drive on the Camry and Avalon
  • Anton Wahlman has some news on Tesla, and takes a look at how electric vehicles are selling in Europe
  • What was in Nik's driveway this week? How about the Honda Civic SI, or maybe the Range Rover Velar is more your style?
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
2-15-2020 - Nissan is making some BIG moves, New vehicles out of Volkswagen, and a national fast food chain is mixing coffee…. and CARS!

2-15-2020 - Nissan is making some BIG moves, New vehicles out of Volkswagen, and a national fast food chain is mixing coffee…. and CARS!

February 17, 2020

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

  • We check out the 2020 Nissan GT-R Track Edition with Perry Stern
  • Acura's Andrew Quillan has the latest on the Acura RDX
  • Ford and McDonalds are teaming up..... with COFFEE
  • Tomas Mica has the latest on the Atlas Cross
  • Mike Caudill has the cars coming in 2020 that you need to keep your eyes out for
2-8-2020 - The Many Flavors Of The Ford GT, And The Story Of Truck Hero!

2-8-2020 - The Many Flavors Of The Ford GT, And The Story Of Truck Hero!

February 9, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Ford GT Program Manager Mike Severson joins us to report on what's new with the Ford GT
  • More recap of the Chicago Auto Show
  • Have you seen the teasers for the new ELECTRIC Hummer? We have all you need to know with GMC's Stuart Fowle
  • Truck Hero's Mike Timmons has all you need to know about the program
  • Anton Wahlman has your latest news from GM, Tesla, Audi, and Volvo
  • In Nik's driveway this week was the RAM 1500 Rebel, along with the 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV
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?
1-26-2020 - 2020 Toyota Highlander Revealed, And A Company That Some May Not Expect Wins The Rebelle Rally Crossover Category

1-26-2020 - 2020 Toyota Highlander Revealed, And A Company That Some May Not Expect Wins The Rebelle Rally Crossover Category

January 26, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Toyota's Yash Shah runs down the details on the new 2020 Toyota Highlander
  • While in Miami, Nik got the opportunity to check out the Mini Electric, and he gives his take
  • Elizabeth Williams recaps the Rebelle Rally win for Rolls Royce
  • Green Car Journal has announced the winner of their Luxury Green Car of the Year Award, and Dave Barthmuss from Karma tells us what the win means to them
  • Looking for a good deal on a car? Nik has the perfect website for you!
  • Anton Wahlman discusses General Motors heading towards driverless vehicles, and checking in on the Jeep Wrangler franchise
  • Speaking of Jeep Wrangler, in Nik's driveway this week was the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Diesel, and you can tow a boat with it..... even if it's been sitting in storage for nearly a decade!
1-18-2019 - Shifting in to overdrive as we rev up for the Chicago Auto Show

1-18-2019 - Shifting in to overdrive as we rev up for the Chicago Auto Show

January 19, 2020

Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen's topics:

  • GMC has a big announcement! And Stuart Fowle will fill us in
  • Mark Bilek has some high expectations for this year's Chicago Auto Show, and he will share some of them!
  • Karma's Dave Barthmuss talks about the Revero GT and the Consumer Electronics Show
  • Chatting about the new Nissan Sentra, as well as Nik's trip to the Sunshine State.
  • Anton Wahlman brings us the latest news from Tesla
1-04-2020 - Running Down The BEST of 2019!!!!

1-04-2020 - Running Down The BEST of 2019!!!!

January 5, 2020

Nik Miles, Truck Girl Jen, and John Vincent's topics for today's show:

  • Perry Stern runs down his top picks for Luxury Sedans
  • Brian Armstead checks off his top Electronic Vehicles of 2019
  • The Fast Lane Truck's Roman Micah has his best trucks of the year
  • John Vincent has your best choices at SUV
  • New fees you should be aware of that may soon be coming to your area when it comes to registrations
  • Nik drove the Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat in to the studio, but what should be in your driveway? Just about everything in this show!!!
12-28-2019 - A New Winter Warrior Is Coming From Dodge, And Do We Really Need Driving Schools?

12-28-2019 - A New Winter Warrior Is Coming From Dodge, And Do We Really Need Driving Schools?

December 30, 2019

Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Ashton Munoz from Fiat Chrysler Automotive joins us to talk about the 2020 Dodge Charger GT, and why it has unparalleled year-round performance
  • Mike Caudill discusses new cars hitting the market after the new year
  • Todd Harris from ProDrive Driving School discusses the need for people to take some courses, even if the Government says you know how to drive
  • Autosense's Brian Armstead gives you all the details on the new Genesis G80
  • Anton Wahlman discusses Tesla here in the USA, and abroad
  • What was Nik driving this week? How about the 2020 Lexus ES? Or the brand new BMW 3-Series?
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?
11-23-19 - The New Black Badge Cullinan, Ford Mustang Mach-E and more from the LA Auto Show!

11-23-19 - The New Black Badge Cullinan, Ford Mustang Mach-E and more from the LA Auto Show!

November 24, 2019

Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen's Topics:

  • What do Nik and Jen think of the new Tesla pickup truck?
  • Mike Caudill discusses what was HOT, and what was NOT at the Los Angeles Auto Show
  • Christina Sanders, Marketing Manager for the new Ford Mustang Mach-E gives us the rundown on the newest Mustang
  • Rolls Royce's Gerry Spahn gives us the lowdown on the new Black Badge Cullinan
  • Anton Wahlman discusses Tesla's new pickup truck
  • Just what does it take to be an auto journalist at one of the biggest Auto Shows in the country? Here's a hint, organizing your sleep schedule! We will tell you why
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
11-9-2019 - Recapping the SEMA Show, background on the upcoming Blockbuster “Ford v Ferrari”, Mini Takes the States is BACK!

11-9-2019 - Recapping the SEMA Show, background on the upcoming Blockbuster “Ford v Ferrari”, Mini Takes the States is BACK!

November 10, 2019

Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Mike Caudill tells us all about what happened at the SEMA Show
  • Ford's Ted Ryan discusses the background of Ford v Ferrari
  • Pat McKenna from Mini Takes the States discusses upcoming dates
  • Megan from Nexen Tires explains how Nexen is honoring the Purple Heart, and all of our Veterans
  • Anton Wahlman has the scoop on Tesla!
Which Automobile Holds The Most Value? The VW Atlas Cross Sport, New Ford Super Duty, And The Tokyo Auto Show

Which Automobile Holds The Most Value? The VW Atlas Cross Sport, New Ford Super Duty, And The Tokyo Auto Show

November 3, 2019

Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen's topics:

  • Nik takes a trip across the OTHER pond to the Tokyo Auto Show
  • Tomas Micah previews the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport
  • The top 10 vehicles that holds the MOST value
  • Super Duty Manager Tom Somerville discusses Ford's new Super Duty trucks
  • MSN's Perry Stern brings us more from Tokyo
  • Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot announce terms on a merger to create the world's third largest automaker
  • Fiat Chrysler's CEO says they may buy technology from Tesla
Mazda Miata MX-5, Rolls Royce Wraith, Getting Your Car Winter Ready

Mazda Miata MX-5, Rolls Royce Wraith, Getting Your Car Winter Ready

October 27, 2019

This week's topics from Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Odd Driving Laws
  • 2019 Mazda MX-5 Celebrates It's 30th Anniversary
  • Gerry Spahn Runs Down The 2019 Black Badge Rolls Royce Wraith
  • John Vincent from US News and World Report informs you on what types of tires you will need come Winter
  • Volvo's Russell Datz proves to you just how much "Volvo Cares"
  • Anton Wahlman talks about the new Rivian electric trucks and other electric vehicles
10-12-2019 - Celebrating the 80th Anniversary of the Lincoln Continental, and Getting Ready for Winter

10-12-2019 - Celebrating the 80th Anniversary of the Lincoln Continental, and Getting Ready for Winter

October 13, 2019

Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Mike Koval Jr gives us everything you need to know about Ram trucks
  • Lincoln's Ted Ryan shares how the company is celebrating the 80th Anniversary of the Lincoln Continental
  • Perry Stern with MSN Auto gets your vehicle winter ready, as well as discusses the Mercedes GLC
  • Brian Armstead gets the scoop on the Toyota Marai and their Hybrids
  • Nik discusses the Aston Martin Vantage Manual
09-29-2019 - Kia Stinger, Ford Explorer ST, And More From The Frankfurt Auto Show

09-29-2019 - Kia Stinger, Ford Explorer ST, And More From The Frankfurt Auto Show

September 29, 2019

Nik Miles And The Pit Crew:

  • What amazing vehicles were displayed at Frankfurt? Perry Stern from MSN just returned to the Northwest to give us the scoop
  • The perfect family SUV that rides in STYLE! Ford's Craig Patterson explains why you should look at the 2020 Explorer ST
  • We drove the Kia Stinger GTS at Run to the Sun, and James Bell tells us how they made a great car even better
  • How did the Trail Trek Tour go this year? Autosense's Brian Armstead gives us the results
  • Nik checks out some trucks at the Texas State Fair
09-21-2019 - Nik Takes A Trip Down Under, 2020 Land Rover Defender, Genesis G70

09-21-2019 - Nik Takes A Trip Down Under, 2020 Land Rover Defender, Genesis G70

September 22, 2019

Nik Miles and the Pit Crew

  • Nik just arrived back home from Australia, he will run down his encounters, both in the car world and in the animal world
  • Simon Turner from Land Rover helps you discover new adventures the 2020 Land Rover Defender
  • Jeff from Genesis will tell you why you need a G70 in your driveway
  • Who was the 2019 winner at Run to the Sun for SUV? Ben Lyon joins us to chat about the Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio
  • Eric Petersen gives us his fresh take on the 2020 Lincoln Aviator
  • Brian Armstead reviews the Audi A7
8-3-19 OUR AUTO EXPERT: LINCOLN CADILLAC SUBARU AUDI

8-3-19 OUR AUTO EXPERT: LINCOLN CADILLAC SUBARU AUDI

August 3, 2019
  • Katie Bolen the Lincoln Consumer Marketing Manager talks about the new monochromatic themes on the 2020 Navigator
  • Megan Wristen with Mommy Travels asks for advice on purchasing a car for her son.
  •  
    Joel Hofman the Engineering Manager for Cadillac talks about the new 2020 XT6 with expanded 3rd row
  • Jeff Zurschmeide with Portland Tribune explain the New Audi Q3 and the Subaru Outback
     
     
  • More Tesla information with Anton from Seeking Alpha
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