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Episode 46: Driving the Bugatti Chiron

On this episode of Future Motoring, we welcome back Jake Stumph from Internet Brands to talk about what it's like driving a 1,5000 horsepower Bugatti Chiron. The Chiron is the fastest, most powerful, and most expensive production car on the face of the earth. But, will it daily? All of that and more on this episode of Future Motoring! Special Guest: Jake Stumph.

Duration: 00:41:22

Episode 45: Highlights from IAA Cars 2017, a.k.a. the Frankfurt Motor Show

On this episode, we welcome back Christian Moe to discuss the IAA Cars 2017 show, which is to say we talked about the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show! Mercedes-AMG showed off a road-legal Formula 1 car that's nearly $3 million USD! Porsche told 911R speculators to sod off, and Honda showed us a look into the future by making a car that looks a lot like the Mk1 Golf GTI. All of that and some hot hatch talk on this episode of Future Motoring! Special Guest: Christian Moe.

Duration: 00:32:33

Episode 44: Life After the Dodge Challenger Demon

On this episode of Future Motoring, we talk to Ben Lyon, brand manager for the Dodge Challenger, about the changes for the 2018 model year, plus life after the Dodge Demon. All of that and more on this episode of Future Motoring! Special Guest: Ben Lyon.

Duration: 00:10:43

Episode 43: 2017 Woodward Dream Cruise

On this episode of Future Motoring, our friend Tim Esterdahl joins us again to talk about the Woodward Dream Cruise. It's his first time at the yearly event in Detroit. What'd he think about it? Also, what are some of the cool trucks he saw? We also, during Dream Cruise, rode around in some special edition 2017 Chevrolet Silverado trucks. We provide a brief overview of what we liked, and didn't like, about the rides. All of that and more on this episode of Future Motoring! Special Guest: Tim...

Duration: 00:36:56

Hurricane Harvey Special Report

On this special episode of Future Motoring, we welcome back to the show RoShelle Salinas from the Houston Automotive Dealers Association, and Houston resident, about the hurricane, the damage, and how people are coming out to help. We also talk about a few charitable organizations worth giving to in this time of crisis. Houston isn't the only city affected by Harvey, so we reach out to Toyota to see about San Antonio truck production and the impact on Gulf States Toyota. Then, for a broader...

Duration: 00:31:03

Episode 42: Bolt EV Update and the Carjojo Buying Service

On today's action packed episode of Future Motoring we talk to Kathy Beslic, advertising and marketing manager for Chevrolet Electric Vehicles about the Bolt EV and the latest happenings. How are sales going? Can you buy the car nationwide? Also, what about home charging? We address those and more with Kathy. Then we welcome Peter Levy, founder and CEO of Carjojo to talk about his new car buying site and service. How does Big Data make car buying easier? How do you save money while being...

Duration: 00:42:41

Episode 41: Nissan's EV Infrastructure Rollout

For the past nearly 4 years, Nissan has been quietly rolling out an expanded electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure network across the United States. In advance of the new Leaf announcement on September 5th, we sat down and talked to JeSean Hopkins from their EV Infrastructure and Business Development division to learn about what they've been doing, how it affects Nissan EV buyers, and how the chargers benefit the overall EV ecosystem. We also talk about Nissan's free EV charging for two...

Duration: 00:14:01

Episode 40: We Drive the Refreshed 2018 Infiniti Q50 in Nashville

On this episode of Future Motoring, we force Christian Moe against his will to talk about the refreshed 2018 Infiniti Q50 in Nashville. We're actually in person, in the car, unlike most of our Skype interviews. How is the Direct Adaptive Steering? Does Bose Performance Series mean the stereo is actually good? We address those questions and others as we also try to not get lost. All of that and more on this episode of Future Motoring! Special Guest: Christian Moe.

Duration: 00:21:14

Episode 39: 2018 Hyundai Sonata and Elantra GT Driven

On this episode of Future Motoring, we fly to southern California to experience the new 2018 Hyundai Sonata midsize sedan as well as the new 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT. Are these cars still great values? How is the technology? Are they fun to drive? We answer all of those questions and more on this episode of the podcast!

Duration: 00:14:33

Episode 38: What Defines a Crossover?

On today's show, we attempt to define what a crossover is and what a SUV is. How are they different? Are there similarities? What about cars and trucks? Can a SUV also be a truck? Our friends Christian Moe and Jill Ciminillo attempt to figure it out. We also briefly talk about which Mazda vehicle we'd buy, including ones they don't make or probably will ever make, and wax more poetic about Aston Martin, the DB11, and something about punching nuns. All of that and more on this episode of...

Duration: 01:11:11

Episode 37: What's New (and not Embargoed) at FCA and Autocrossing the Ford Focus RS

On this episode of Future Motoring, we head to Chelsea, Michigan to see what's new with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) for 2018. While most of the event is under embargo, we talk about the widebody Dodge Challenger Hellcat, the Tungsten Ram package, and the updated Dodge Durango. Then, we review the 2016 Ford Focus RS and take it autocrossing. How is Ford's hottest hatch? All of that and more on this episode of Future Motoring!

Duration: 00:20:32

Episode 36: Heels & Wheels, 2018 Toyota Camry and the Future

On this episode of Future Motoring, we welcome back to the show Nicole Wakelin and Eileen Falkenberg-Hull to talk about Heels and Wheels, an all-women event that included driving the beautiful Aston Martin DB11. Then, we get first drive impressions from both women on the all-new 2018 Toyota Camry, which turns out might actually be an entertaining drive. Eileen even makes a pretty bold statement about which car she'd buy in that statement. Up next week talk about the Movin'On By Michelin...

Duration: 00:47:11

Program Update for June 20th, 2017

Due to a change in Chad's personal schedule and the summer news cycle, lots of information is front-loaded at the beginning of the week making it more difficult to produce a quality podcast on Tuesday. Starting this week, the podcast is moving to Thursday. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause, but we want to make sure we're bringing you a quality show each and every week.

Duration: 00:00:56

Episode 35: 2018 Volvo XC60 Review in Spain

On this episode of Future Motoring, we welcome back Harvey Briggs from Rides & Drives to talk about his first drive review of the 2018 Volvo XC60 in Barcelona, Spain. Is it just a smaller XC90? Is that a good thing? Does it deliver on what we expect from a modern Volvo? Harvey gives us all of the details. We also muse about interior design, Polestar, and the Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio. Finally, we answer some listener questions from Twitter. All of that on this episode of Future...

Duration: 00:41:01

Episode 33: Off-Roading with the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2

On today's show, Nicole Wakelin joins us once again to talk about her first drive impressions of the 2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2. What is DSSV? Who is Multimatic? Is it a good truck? All of those questions, and more, will be answered on this episode. Special Guest: Nicole Wakelin.

Duration: 00:22:39

Episode 32: 2017 Nissan Rogue Sport First Drive Review

On today's episode of Future Motoring, it's all about the new Nissan Rogue Sport. We talk to Robin Moreo, a senior manager on the Rogue and Rogue Sport team about the car and the differences from the global Qashqai vehicle in which the Rogue Sport is based. Then, Eileen Falkenberg-Hull from the Business Journals joins us to talk about our drive impressions of the Rogue Sport, plus how it'll compete against the others in this rapidly growing segment. Plus, we talk about our other favorite...

Duration: 01:07:57

Episode 31: Is the Dodge Demon Safe? Are Sports Cars Doomed? How Do I Protect My Car's Paint?

On this episode of the Future Motoring podcast, we talk to Albert Helcberger from Block-A-Chip about XPEL Paint Protection Film and why his high-end clients choose it for their cars, and why you might want to consider something like it on your next car purchase. Then, Sami Haj-Assaad and Benjamin Hunting from the Unnamed Automotive Podcast join the show to talk about their podcast, Brodozers and performance trucks. We also wonder if the new Dodge Demon is a menace to society? Should sports...

Duration: 01:20:43

Episode 28: Dodge Challenger Demon After Dark

On this after dark, explicit tag special, we talk about the all-new Dodge Challenger SRT Demon that debuted in New York. Our roundtable includes friend-of-the-show Christian Moe and Shannon Robb. We talk power, performance, potential price, and if there'll be a Charger Demon. We also look at the competition, including Hennessey's Exorcist. Also, can you build a car as good as the Demon for the price of the Demon? All of that and more on this special edition of the Future Motoring podcast!...

Duration: 00:56:12

Episode 27: #FindNewRoads with Chevrolet

On today's show, we attend the #FindNewRoads tour with Chevrolet at the world famous Indianapolis Motor Speedway. We talk about the 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and Malibu Hybrid that was our transportation to and from the event. We also drive the Chevrolet Bolt EV, the Silverado HD, the Colorado ZR2, the new Equinox, and the Corvette Grand Sport. All of that and more on this episode of the Future Motoring podcast!

Duration: 00:22:47

Episode 26: Houston Auto Show Preview, 2018 Chevrolet Equinox First Impressions

On this episode of the podcast, we welcome RoShelle Salinas on. She's the Public Relations Director for the Houston Auto Show, and she's on to talk about everything happening at this year's Houston Auto Show -- which starts tomorrow after the day this show originally airs. There are a number of attractions to bring people in, in addition to the great cars and trucks. Then we welcome Randy Stern to the show to talk about his first drive of the 2018 Chevrolet Equinox. It's smaller, but is it...

Duration: 01:25:20

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