The Drive with Alan Taylor
ENCORE: Around the World | FULL EPISODE | #18603/21/15
Back from their trips to various places around the United States and the rest of the world, Alan, BJ, and Chris tell the tales of their adventures and the wonderful cars they got to test drive. Karl Brauer of Kelley Blue Book gives us "exclusive"...
ENCORE: There's Ice in Iceland | SEGMENT 1 | #186
Alan and BJ fresh home from their globe trotting adventures, full of cars, phlegm, and other fun. We are reminded that, yes, there is ice on the roads of Iceland.
ENCORE: The New FCA | SEGMENT 2 | #186
Affordable and efficient: these might be words you associate with Chrysler cars, but what about power or luxury? Alan gives a brief review of the new Chrysler 200 and the crew discusses the new Fiat Chrysler Automobiles company.
ENCORE: Buick's Back on the Map | SEGMENT 3 | #186
Alan believes Buicks new concept car, the Avenir, could catapult them to the front the sedan pack. We discuss Buicks growing sales and regions of interest with Nick Richards, Communication Manager at Buick.
ENCORE: American Detroit Sniper | SEGMENT 4 | #186
Alan recalls a fondness for the Hummer brand. Nick Richards tells us of the great portfolio Buick has been building with recent additions such as the Enclave, the Encore, and the stunning concept car, the Avenir.
ENCORE: I Only Care About Cars | SEGMENT 5 | #186
Trivia: Which movie did Neil Young write the soundtrack for that starred Johnny Depp? Alan confesses that he doesn't know who any famous people are and is more interested in sleeping and cars.
ENCORE: "The Oncleave" | SEGMENT 6 | #186
Guest caller Patrick answers the trivia question and tells the tale of his natural gas powered Honda. Also, we learn valuable information about d?colletage nomenclature.
ENCORE: Amazon Fire TV | SEGMENT 7 | #186
Chris Duke gives us the run down on the Amazon Fire TV. Then, Karl Brauer joins us from Kelley Blue Book to talk about the new Corvette Z06 and the Jeep Renegade.
ENCORE: Cherokee Pt. 2 | SEGMENT 8 | #186
Karl Brauer has much praise to lavish on to the Jeep Renegade. BJ and Karl discuss the specific pros and almost nonexistent cons of the Jeep Renegade.
ENCORE: Rubber to the Road | SEGMENT 9 | #186
Every vehicle has something in common--tires touching pavement. Tire Rack's Matt Edmunds shares how tires have evolved.
ENCORE: Tire Tests | SEGMENT 10 | #186
Tire tech advances have made run-flats lighter and less costly. Tire Rack's Matt Edmunds reviews the Bridgestone DriveGuard run-flat tires.
ENCORE: Chip Foose | SEGMENT 11 | #186
American hot rod shop owner, reality TV star, automotive designer and fabricator: Chip Foose gives us a preview of Foose Design projects.
ENCORE: Woodward Dream Cruise | SEGMENT 12 | #186
With 15 miles of colossal cruising, the Woodward Dream Cruise is an iconic car event in the heart of Motor City. Find out more about the event that Bob Gritzinger describes as "Heaven."
ENCORE: High Quality, Low Price | SEGMENT 13 | #186
Think you cant afford the new Land Rover? Alan and Land Rovers Stewart Shore enlighten us on the new lower price point of the new Land Rover Discovery.
ENCORE: Land Rover = Dependability | SEGMENT 14 | #186
Alan describes some of the harsh terrain of Iceland that the new Land Rover Renegade was more than capable of handling. Stewart reminds us of Land Rovers high dependability.
ENCORE: Fist Full of Krona | SEGMENT 15 | #186
Alan loves the lamb hot dogs in Iceland, but feels he is paying way too much for coffee. We are treated to a verbal tour of Iceland and some of its sights and pleasures.
ENCORE: The Teen Driving Experience | SEGMENT 16 | #186
Teenagers are falling victim to more deadly car crashes. Thankfully, the Put on the Brakes initiative being sponsored by KIA motors and Mopar is training teenagers to drive safe.
ENCORE: Scat Pack? | SEGMENT 17 | #186
Chris describes his time with the Dodge Scat Pack Challenger. Alan wonders where the "Scat" part of the name came from.
ENCORE: It's the Looks | SEGMENT 18 | #186
We wrap up the show with some more insights on the new Dodge Challenger from Chris Duke.
Amelia Island Concours 2015 | FULL EPISODE | #185
The Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance is in full swing and Alan, and Dick are there to give us a taste of all the beautiful cars present. Segment 1: First Time at Amelia Everybody who's anybody in the car world has been to Amelia Island Concours...
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