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CRUISE CONTROL RADIO

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Cruise Control is a automotive show that takes viewers on an inside tour of the car industry with vehicle reviews and interviews with auto industry designers, engineers and executives. Cruise Control is a show for the car enthusiast that enjoys racing and restoring all kind of vehicles.Check out our site at www.cruisecontrolradio.com

Cruise Control is a automotive show that takes viewers on an inside tour of the car industry with vehicle reviews and interviews with auto industry designers, engineers and executives. Cruise Control is a show for the car enthusiast that enjoys racing and restoring all kind of vehicles.Check out our site at www.cruisecontrolradio.com

Location:

Hastings on Hudson, NY

Description:

Cruise Control is a automotive show that takes viewers on an inside tour of the car industry with vehicle reviews and interviews with auto industry designers, engineers and executives. Cruise Control is a show for the car enthusiast that enjoys racing and restoring all kind of vehicles.Check out our site at www.cruisecontrolradio.com

Language:

English

Contact:

844 320 4299


Episodes

HONDA 11 GEN CIVIC , 2022 ACURA MDX REVIEWED, ANNOYED CANADIANS

5/7/2021
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson Honda unwraps its 11th generation Civic with a more straightforward design inside and out. AMG GLC 63 S SUV comes alive with V8 Power. Talking Tech: Virtual Design. It's the key to Cadillac's future new models. Why are Canadian Car dealers annoyed with their US counterparts? All that and an At wheel review of the all-new 2022 Acura MDX Crossover When we get rolling on Cruise Control.

Duration:00:41:34

TOYOTA EV CROSSOVER, SELL THAT USED CAR, OVERLANDING DOCUMENTARY

5/4/2021
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson Plenty of vehicle reveals at the Shanghai Auto show. What will be coming to the U.S and Europe? Toyota is getting in the electric crossover game. And Honda says it's going all-electric by 2040. Genesis goes electro lux with its G80. VW prices out its Taos Crossover and shows off an SUV that is too big for Americans. Plus why is it a great time to sell a used car? And We're going to take a look at the documentary All You...

Duration:00:41:10

TESLA TROUBLE, MINI OXFORD, CADILLAC LYRIC REVEAL, SHORT ON CHIPS

5/3/2021
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson Consumer Reports says it was able to drive a Tesla with no one in the driver's seat fooling the Autopilot system. Mini shows off its Oxford Edition line up that can have you behind the wheel for about 20K Subaru Prices out its new Outback but has to stop all US Production thanks to the chip shortage. And Chips might be the only parts in short supply. Cadillac Reveals the production version of its all-electric Lyric...

Duration:00:41:10

AUDI E-TRON Q4, CAR DEALER DEMISE? and FORD'S BLUE CRUISE

4/28/2021
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson Audi adds to its E Tron line up with the Q4 and Q4 sport back If you wanted a Durango Hellcat well you just might be in luck. Are the days of the traditional brick-and-mortar dealers numbered thanks to new upstarts? Talking Tech: Ford goes hands-off with its level 2 over-the-air update called Blue Cruise. Michelin wants to be more than a tire manufacturer And what's a car thing? All that and more When we get rolling...

Duration:00:41:19

MERCEDES EQS, MAZDA MX30 , MUSTANG 57TH BIRTHDAY

4/21/2021
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson Mercedes reveals its Electric flagship the EQS Mazda takes the wraps off its first Battery Electric the MX30. Chip woes: the chip supply problem persist cutting into production at Honda GM and Nissan, Volkswagen brings back the RTX What!!! Mustang maintains its sporty car sales lead and celebrates its 57th birthday. The car could have looked completely different when it was originally designed we are going to dig into...

Duration:00:41:29

HUMMER EV SUV, LEXUS ADVANCED DRIVE, TOYOTA GR86, RENTAL CARS PRICES SKYROCKET

4/19/2021
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson Lexus announces its teammate Advanced Drive system and also takes on distracted driving Toyota debuts the GR 86 no replacement for more displacement. Jeep Updates the Compass. Rental Car prices skyrocket we'll tell you why. And Hummer reveals its Crab walking 830 horsepower EV SUV. are you ready for some tactical tech? Tom Namovich, the Hummer EV product manager joins us. All that and more When we get rolling on Cruise...

Duration:00:41:02

Electric Silverado , Mercedes CLS, Cadillac Lyric , Hyundai Santa Cruz, Explorer Enthusiast ST

4/15/2021
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson The Chevy Silverado goes electric but gas models are not going anywhere. From Concept to Consumer: GM says its Lyric will look the same as the prototype. Mercedes redesigns its CLS. Hyundai says it's not a truck OK! You that, right? Ford adds more models to its Explorer Line up including the Enthusiast ST with 400 horsepower and the Platinum Hybrid. Lee Newcombe, Ford Explorer Marketing Manager. All that and more When...

Duration:00:41:32

IIHS SAFETY AWARDS, JEEP WRANGLER 392 ANDGRAND CHEROKEE L PRICED, HONDA ACCORD HYBRID DRIVEN

3/2/2021
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson Awards Season: The Insurance Institute for Highway safety class of 2021 picks is a big one. 90 vehicles have won safety awards. Important info if you on the market for a new vehicle. Join us for our Facebook Live show Saturday's 10 AM to 12 Noon Eastern on the Cruise Control Radio Facebook Page Jeep prices out the Grand Cherokee L and The Rubicon 392 v8 becomes the most expensive Wrangler ever. Talking Tech: Porsche...

Duration:00:41:41

KIA CARNIVAL, FORD KING RANCHER and JAG JEOPARDY

3/1/2021
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson Is it an SUV or a Mini Van? Kia takes the wraps off its Carnival and we have the details. Mitsubishi extensively freshens up the Outlander Plug-in Hybrid for 2021 Ford expands its King Ranch models to a new category of vehicles. Somethings got Jaguar dealers worried and it's not the announcement that the brand is going all-electric. Could the cat's future be in jeopardy? Talking Tech: Toyota just broke ground on the...

Duration:00:41:31

JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE L, APPLE AND HYUNDAI TEAM UP AND BMW Z4 DRIVEN

1/15/2021
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson Jeep completely revamps its Grand Cherokee and now offers optional three-row seating. Could the Chrysler brand be a victim of Stellantis: the new group resulting from the merger of FCA and Groupe PSA Will Hyundai and Apple team up to build electric vehicles? Talking Tech: the Volkswagen ID4 will tell is drivers when it's ok to coast, thanks to Intelligent Regenerative braking Looks like Ford is already building...

Duration:00:42:18

F150 STOCKPILE, NISSAN UPDATES and TOYOTA COROLLA DRIVEN

1/8/2021
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson Ford is stockpiling 1000's of new F 150s. We'll tell you what behind it all. Pricing info on Nissans Leaf and updated Murano Toyota shows off its second-generation Mirai fuel cell vehicle Take a guess what's the most popular color for cars across the globe? Plus what do you if you're a manufacturer and you feel your vehicle deserves a better safety rating? All that and an " At the Wheel" review of the 2020 Toyota Corolla SE....

Duration:00:42:15

HYUNDAI SAFETY SCORES, MERCEDES S CLASS AND TOYOTA NOT SO FAST ON ICE BAN

12/29/2020
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson Hyundai scores with eleven of its new models getting the safety pick or safety pick plus rating. Mercedes takes the wraps off its tech loaded S Class flagship that features a sounds system with more than 30 speakers. Ford Bumps the Bronco to 2022 but rewards its patient buyers. Toyota's Chief urges governments not to ban the internal combustion engine so quickly And Formula One may become the testbed for clean...

Duration:00:42:27

CAMARO STRUGGLES, CADILLAC STICKS AND MAZDA MIATA CLUB SPORT

12/12/2020
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson Fords 150 Hybrid is the most efficient full-size pickup sold in the US. We have the official MPG numbers. Buying a used Honda online just got a lot easier. Chevy's Camaro struggles for sales and some models can't be sold in two states But ... We have some info on great deals.. Cadillac says plenty of people are still interested in stick shifts. Talking tech: When is an air scoop similar to a golf ball? All that and an " At the...

Duration:00:40:36

HYUNDAI EV PLANS, JEEP 392 and MACH-E MUSTANG UPDATE

11/18/2020
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson Hyundai's got big plans for EV's we'll take a look at their project plugin roster. Two more online reveals are in the works this time from Jeep and Honda. Is one manufacturer bringing back four-wheel steering? Ford's Mustang Mach E electric crossover is just about in showrooms. We figured we needed an update so Lisa Teed Brand Marketing Manager for the Mach-E will be joining us. All that and more when we get rolling...

Duration:00:41:11

F150 HYBRID, POWER WAGO LEXUS UX250H REVIEW

11/14/2020
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson We the numbers when it comes to the F 150 hybrid fuel economy. Ram celebrates 75 years of the Power Wagon. Chrysler starts building a high-end Minivan. Why is Volvo dropping cars from a 100-foot tall crane? In our deals of the week segment: This time luxury brands are on sale. Plus Hyundai has a fix for smelly seats... All that and Les has an " At the Wheel" review of the Lexus UX250H when we get rolling on Cruise Control...

Duration:00:40:46

GOOD CARS FOR LESS $$, HELLCRATE RELEASED AND SONATA HYBRID REVIEW

11/12/2020
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson When Stellaris takes over Chrysler and Peugeot which models and brands won't make the cut? Who says you have to spend 35 thousand dollars on a new car? We have details on inexpensive wheels. Talking Tech: Illuminated seat belts? Want to build your own Demon: The answer might be a HellCrate Crate Engine. All that and an " At the Wheel" review of the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid when we get rolling on Cruise Control.

Duration:00:43:28

MERC OUT OF AUTONOMOUS, ETHANOL TRANSITION AND GOLF R REVEALED

11/9/2020
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson Mercedes says it's out of the autonomous driving business. Is Ethanol a transitional fuel for the next several decades? Bill Ford loved a prototype vehicle so much that he wanted to keep it. Lexus builds a car inspired by birds And we get the latest info on the just-released Volkswagen Golf R. The most powerful Gold ever-built plus the Mk8 2022 GTI. Golf Product manager Megan Closset joins us. All that and more when we get...

Duration:00:41:41

RAM ELECTRIC, FORD BIG CUBIC INCHES, VW TIGUAN DRIVEN

10/31/2020
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson RAM says their electric pickup is on the way. Is Ford putting a big cube engine back in its Mustang? Why are the Feds watching Tesla and why do some Tesla owners have to pay to get their radios back? Jaguar freshens up its E Pace GM Performance has a new E Crate power train for your classic vehicle All that and an " At the Wheel" review of the Volkswagen Tiguan R Line

Duration:00:41:02

LOWER COST FORD, HIGH END JEEPS and AVALON HYBRID DRIVEN

10/14/2020
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson The new boss of Ford wants less expensive vehicles and he is getting started by cutting the price on the new Mach E Mustang. Buying a Jeep Wagoneer will be a high-end experience. We'll tell you why. Kia has plans for a new Sportage We'll tell you what's in store for this compact SUV. Talking Tech Jaguar's new interiors will come from recycled material. Instant Collectible Ford is closing the books on one special Mustang All...

Duration:00:41:24

VOLKSWAGEN IDed , BRONCO JOB ONE AND MUSTANG BULLITT DRIVEN

9/26/2020
On this edition of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson Volkswagen takes the wraps off its fully electric ID4 crossover. We have plenty of details to share. California wants no new internal combustion cars by 2035 For the first time in 24 years, a Ford Bronco is on the assembly line. Job One has begun. GM's got a contamination problem and it could lead to a recall. Talking Tech a race car body made from flax speed yes Porsche has done it. And Toyota owners are upset about Rodents....

Duration:00:40:36