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Ram is “Built To Serve”, What You Need To Know Before Firing Up That Vehicle That’s Been Sitting For Months, And Range Rover Goes Golden - 6-27-2020

Ram is “Built To Serve”, What You Need To Know Before Firing Up That Vehicle That’s Been Sitting For Months, And Range Rover Goes Golden - 6-27-2020

June 29, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Ram introduces their Built To Serve edition for their trucks. Ram's Mike Koval joins us with the details
  • The biggest family member of the MINI model family is back! BMW's Pat McKenna has everything you need to know about the new Countryman
  • Jeff Zurschmeide has your tips and tricks for getting that car that's been sitting for months back in tip top shape
  • Buick's Rob Peterson stops in to share the latest and greatest on the Encore GX
  • Range Rover's Joe Stauble is in a celebratory mood, as the company is celebrating their Golden Jubilee, 50 YEARS of quality vehicles
  • Is Volkswagen on schedule with the release of the ID.3 in Europe? Will sales start on Volvo's Polestar 2 in China this week? All these questions and more for our own Anton Wahlman as he runs down our automotive news
  • Ford announces what they call their "Toughest, most productive" F-150 ever. Our own Perry Stern stops by to give his take
  • Nik took to the streets this week in the Jeep Gladiator Mojave, hear what his thoughts were on it right now!
Volvo’s New Training Program For Vets, New Options From Ford, Mercedes, and Toyota, And Checking In With JD Power On COVID-19 Impacts - 6-6-2020

Volvo’s New Training Program For Vets, New Options From Ford, Mercedes, and Toyota, And Checking In With JD Power On COVID-19 Impacts - 6-6-2020

June 8, 2020

Topics for Nik Miles and Truck Girl Jen:

  • Volvo Senior Manager Jeffrey Jennings tells us how they are going the extra mile for our Veterans
  • Ford's Craig Patterson has the latest and greatest on the Edge ST-Line
  • Toyota's Adam Lovelady has the details on the all new Sienna
  • What combines both sport and individuality? How about the AMG E53 Coupe and Cabriolet? Mercedes's Brian Cotter fills you in
  • JD Power's VP of Data and Analytics Tyson Jominy joins us with monthly numbers and the effects on the Coronavirus on the auto industry
  • Tesla's market shares for April are in, Ford will be unveiling the new F-150, but when? How are electric vehicles faring abroad? Anton Wahlman has all the answers
  • Nik drove around in style this week, just didn't go very far in the Lamborghini EVO Huracan, he also cruised around town in the BMW M8 Carbon Convertible and the Volkswagen Tiguan
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?
1-04-2020 - 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!!!
12-14-2019 - New Releases From Nissan, Chevrolet, Acura, and Mini, As Well As What Auto Loans Fit YOU!

12-14-2019 - New Releases From Nissan, Chevrolet, Acura, and Mini, As Well As What Auto Loans Fit YOU!

December 15, 2019

Nik Miles and special guest-host... US News and World Report's John Vincent's talking points:

  • MSN's Perry Stern shares details on Nissan's GTR Track Edition
  • John tells us what auto loans you should keep your eyes open for, as well discusses Chevrolet's new Suburban
  • Acura's Matt Sloustcher previews the Type S as well as the MDX PMC Edition
  • Mini USA's Patrick McKenna comments on what makes their newest electric vehicle a great value
  • TJ Higgins, Group President, Americas Tire at Bridgestone Americas, Inc. talks about a barrier-less curb system that they are rolling out in Japan
  • Rides that Nik and John have been driving that YOU should have in your driveway include the Volvo XC-90 T8? Or perhaps the Honda Civic SI?

All that and more on this week's Our Auto Expert!

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
10-5-2019 - Changing Weather Means Extra Car Upkeep, And We Have Experts To Help

10-5-2019 - Changing Weather Means Extra Car Upkeep, And We Have Experts To Help

October 6, 2019

Nik Miles and the Pit Crew:

  • Volvo's Russell Datz proves to you just how much "Volvo Cares"
  • Dodge's Kevin Hellman shows off the power AND performance of the Scat Pack Wide Body
  • Volkswagen's Mark Gillies talks style and affordability on the VW Arteon
  • John Vincent for US News and World Report joins us with some tire buying tips
  • Pat Heffron from Wheelkraft NW talks rim repair
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
09-14-2019 - Run To The Sun Winner And Other Fun Rides

09-14-2019 - Run To The Sun Winner And Other Fun Rides

September 14, 2019

Nik Miles and the Pit Crew

  • Odd Driving Laws
  • Run To The Sun Recap
  • Brian Armstead Reviews The Range Rover Evoque And The Land Rover Defender
  • Accident Awareness Month
  • 2019 Mazda MX-5 Celebrates It's 30th Anniversary
  • Gerry Spahn Runs Down The 2019 Black Badge Rolls Royce Wraith
  • Volkswagen introduces its volume bespoke electric car, the ID3.
  • Volkswagen shows the SUV version of the ID3, which arrives in late 2020.
  • First in-person experience with the Porsche Taycan.
  • Honda's electric "city" car, the E. Amazing interior -- but doesn't come to the U.S., sadly.
  • Mercedes showed the all-electric minivan, the V-class -- "EQV 300".
  • Audi announced that it will unveil the eTron Sportback on November 19, which is also when manufacturing begins.
  • Ford announced that its first all-electric crossover, the "Mustang-inspired" one, will have 370 miles of range on the European test cycle (300-320 miles on the US test cycle).