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The Drive with Alan Taylor

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THE DRIVE brings you all the latest automotive news, product reviews, celebrity guests and more. Hosted by award-winning automotive expert, Alan Taylor. For many years, Alan's expertise and quick wit has entertained millions on ABC, CBS, CNN, NBC, FOX, and the Speed Channel.

THE DRIVE brings you all the latest automotive news, product reviews, celebrity guests and more. Hosted by award-winning automotive expert, Alan Taylor. For many years, Alan's expertise and quick wit has entertained millions on ABC, CBS, CNN, NBC, FOX, and the Speed Channel.

Location:

Los Angeles, CA

Description:

THE DRIVE brings you all the latest automotive news, product reviews, celebrity guests and more. Hosted by award-winning automotive expert, Alan Taylor. For many years, Alan's expertise and quick wit has entertained millions on ABC, CBS, CNN, NBC, FOX, and the Speed Channel.

Language:

English

Contact:

541-471-1479


Episodes

“Roadkill Nights”, Street Legal Racing Powered by Dodge, and introducing the next generation 2023 Nissan Z, Packing Power in Style | #511

8/15/2022
Contributor and long-time friend, BJ Killeen – Automotive Journalist and Voice of Reason start today’s show inquiring about Alan’s new automobile purchase, the 2005 Maserati Spyder Cambio Corsa. He couldn’t pass it up with only 11,000 original miles. What a... The post “Roadkill Nights”, Street Legal Racing Powered by Dodge, and introducing the next generation 2023 Nissan Z, Packing Power in Style | #511 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:28

If The “Crown” Fits, Wear It! The Global introduction of the 2023 Toyota Crown Hybrid Sedan | #510

7/28/2022
Alan welcomes contributor and friend Karl Brauer – Automotive Industry Analyst, Forbes Autos Contributor, North American Car and Truck of the Year juror and board member and Executive Analyst for ISeeCars.com. The guys discuss a recent study on how many... The post If The “Crown” Fits, Wear It! The Global introduction of the 2023 Toyota Crown Hybrid Sedan | #510 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:26

The New King Of The Hill, Ford’s 2023 F150 Raptor R, It’s Scary Fast!| #509

7/20/2022
Lauren Fix – Editor In-Chief for Car Coach Reports starts today’s show with a discussion on how the internet manipulates its content. She goes on to share where half of our 727 million barrels of reserve fuel or “sweet crude... The post The New King Of The Hill, Ford’s 2023 F150 Raptor R, It’s Scary Fast!| #509 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:27

GOING JURASSIC – The 2022 Ford F150 Raptor Claws Its Way Through The Competition | #508

7/9/2022
Alans first guest is Karl Brauer – Automotive Industry Analyst, Forbes Autos Contributor, North American Car and Truck of the Year juror and board member and Executive Analyst for ISeeCars.com. Karl has been in Ingolstadt, Germany courtesy of Volkswagen Automotive... The post GOING JURASSIC – The 2022 Ford F150 Raptor Claws Its Way Through The Competition | #508 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:23

It’s A Mad, Mad World | #507

7/5/2022
BJ Killeen – Automotive Journalist and Voice of Reason opens the show with Alan as they discuss “color” depreciation. Alan quickly wants to know if his choice of color on his new Jeep Wrangler Rubicon was the right one. BJ... The post It’s A Mad, Mad World | #507 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:23

Myths and Legends | #506

6/18/2022
Alan welcomes Lauren Fix, Editor in-Chief for Car Coach Reports. Lauren shares that in her area of Buffalo, NY, gas jumped overnight from $5.85 to $6.09. Who’s to blame? The GOVERNMENT! Lauren says that oil manufacturers are in the business... The post Myths and Legends | #506 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:24

Leaving A Legacy with the 2022 Honda Acura NSX, As The Exotic 2022 Maserati MC20 Cielo Takes You To The Skies | #505

6/13/2022
Ed Justice Jr. – Justice Brothers, Inc. President and CEO joins Alan on this weeks “The Drive” as they both discuss the ridiculous rise of gas prices. Ed say’s some stations have a $100 cut off, so if you need... The post Leaving A Legacy with the 2022 Honda Acura NSX, As The Exotic 2022 Maserati MC20 Cielo Takes You To The Skies | #505 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:22

2023 Ford Bronco Raptor Claws At The Competition, As The 2022 Mercedes BMW M440i Sweeps Through and Makes Room For A Classic “007” 1964 Aston Martin DB5 | #504

6/8/2022
The duo switch topics to discuss the global manufacturing industry as BJ believes that due to the competitors such as Honda and Toyota moving into town it made the American manufacturers become better vehicle makers. If your a fan of... The post 2023 Ford Bronco Raptor Claws At The Competition, As The 2022 Mercedes BMW M440i Sweeps Through and Makes Room For A Classic “007” 1964 Aston Martin DB5 | #504 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:24

Powering Through the Competition, the 2022 Chevy Silverado ZR2 Brings the Extreme to Your Front Door, and the Best New Cars for the Class of 2022 | #503

5/24/2022
Brian Moody – Executive Editor of AutoTrader.com is back to share the, best new cars for graduates, the best new car deals of May along with what’s cooler the new 2022 GMC Hummer EV. First, Congratulations to the Graduates of... The post Powering Through the Competition, the 2022 Chevy Silverado ZR2 Brings the Extreme to Your Front Door, and the Best New Cars for the Class of 2022 | #503 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:25

Into the wild with the new 2022 Subaru Outback Wilderness, GM releases it’s 2022 Cadillac Escalade V, and the 2022 Toyota Tacoma hits the scene with new tech | #502

5/17/2022
Alan welcomes back Steven Cole Smith – Automotive Journalist for Autoweek, Automobile Magazine and Grassroots Motorsports. Steven discusses the Formula 1 race in Miami, Florida. He explains that the race was ok, but the event surrounding the race made it... The post Into the wild with the new 2022 Subaru Outback Wilderness, GM releases it’s 2022 Cadillac Escalade V, and the 2022 Toyota Tacoma hits the scene with new tech | #502 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:27

EARTH DAY: Negative Impact of Mining Resources to Build Electric Vehicles on the Rise as the 2023 Acura Integra Gears Up for Release this June. | #501

5/4/2022
Brian Moody – Executive Editor of Auto Trader.com joins Alan as they start todays show off with big news. General Motors is going to offer an electric Corvette with all wheel drive. Alan shares how he is starting to get... The post EARTH DAY: Negative Impact of Mining Resources to Build Electric Vehicles on the Rise as the 2023 Acura Integra Gears Up for Release this June. | #501 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:24

BMW Electrifying Your Experience as the Hyundai Ioniq 5 takes the World Car of the Year | #500

4/25/2022
Alan welcomes BJ Killeen – Automotive Journalist and Voice of Reason. BJ shares how Tesla will no longer be sending a mobile charging cable with their cars now. If you need one you will have to purchase it for an... The post BMW Electrifying Your Experience as the Hyundai Ioniq 5 takes the World Car of the Year | #500 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:24

The New “Buzz” Around Town is the 2022 VW ID Buzz Electric Mini Bus as the 2022 GMC Hummer EV “Crab Walks” onto the Scene and the 2022 McLaren 765LT Spider “Spins It’s Web”| #499

4/16/2022
Blowing up this segment with Alan is long time colleague, Greg Stebben – Chief Bomb Fundraiser. He calls in from Warsaw, Poland where he is raising money to purchase missiles that will blow up Russian Tanks. Greg is passionate about... The post The New “Buzz” Around Town is the 2022 VW ID Buzz Electric Mini Bus as the 2022 GMC Hummer EV “Crab Walks” onto the Scene and the 2022 McLaren 765LT Spider “Spins It’s Web”| #499 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:25

Finding Zen with the World’s First Electric Hyper SUV, the 2022 Lotus Eletre as GMC releases their Fully Charged and Fully Electric 2022 Hummer| #498

4/6/2022
Alan welcomes contributor Josh Hancock – JoshCAR Hollywood Car Consultant as they open the show with a brief discussion about Will Smith’s inappropriate behavior at the Oscars. Josh shares with Alan his thoughts on the 2022 Lucid Air and how... The post Finding Zen with the World’s First Electric Hyper SUV, the 2022 Lotus Eletre as GMC releases their Fully Charged and Fully Electric 2022 Hummer| #498 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:20

“Jumping” Tesla’s and Volvo’s First All Electric Car, The 2022 Volvo C40| #497

3/30/2022
Karl Brauer – Automotive Analyst, Forbes Auto Contributor, North American Car and Truck of the Year juror and board member Executive Analyst for ISeeCars.com starts the show with Alan this week. The duo engage into a conversation about the “Jumping”... The post “Jumping” Tesla’s and Volvo’s First All Electric Car, The 2022 Volvo C40| #497 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:26

Jeep Knows No Bounds With Their 2022 Wrangler Rubicon 392, As Subaru’s WRX 2022 Takes You Off The Tarmac…| #495

3/9/2022
Alan welcomes long time friend and contributor Steven Cole Smith – Automotive Journalist for Autoweek, Automobile Magazine, Grassroots Motorsports. The duo reminisce about greased hands and tools as they worked on their vehicles in comparison to the ever evolving car... The post Jeep Knows No Bounds With Their 2022 Wrangler Rubicon 392, As Subaru’s WRX 2022 Takes You Off The Tarmac…| #495 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:26

Best New Cars of 2022-Acura MDX Luxury SUV, Ford 150 Lightning, Mustang Mach E, Ford Maverick and more…| #494

3/2/2022
Alan welcomes Brian Moody – Executive Editor of Auto Trader.com. Brian shares the best new cars for 2022. The Acura MDX Luxury SUV, Ford 150 Lightning, Ford Maverick and so much more. They debate whether or not the Ford Maverick... The post Best New Cars of 2022-Acura MDX Luxury SUV, Ford 150 Lightning, Mustang Mach E, Ford Maverick and more…| #494 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:28

We Say Goodbye to Friend and Life Long Auto Enthusiast Alex Borla; Introducing the 2023 Nissan Z| #493

2/21/2022
BJ Killeen – Automotive Journalist and Voice of Reason is back and she and Alan share their frustrations in dealing with the maintenance of their vehicles. Alan talk’s about turning Patrick Swayze’s 1990 Range Rover into an electric vehicle. He... The post We Say Goodbye to Friend and Life Long Auto Enthusiast Alex Borla; Introducing the 2023 Nissan Z| #493 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:28

The Magnificent 2020 Maserati MC20, The Impressionable 2023 Toyota Sequoia and The Luxury Performance SUV, 2022 Genesis GV70 | #492

2/9/2022
BJ Killeen – Automotive Journalist and Voice of Reason starts this weeks, “The Drive” with Alan as they chat briefly about the Barrett-Jackson Auction in Arizona. Alan shares how there was so much going on. Over 1857 vehicles sold, 11,053... The post The Magnificent 2020 Maserati MC20, The Impressionable 2023 Toyota Sequoia and The Luxury Performance SUV, 2022 Genesis GV70 | #492 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:25

2022 Plug-In Ford Escape and The 2022 Lucid Air Dream Performance Edition| #491

1/22/2022
On this week’s The Drive, Alan welcomes his friend, Ed Justice Jr. – Justice Brothers, Inc. President and CEO. They talk about how most magazines have now gone online. Ed says he’d rather have it sent to him in solid... The post 2022 Plug-In Ford Escape and The 2022 Lucid Air Dream Performance Edition| #491 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:23