The Drive with Alan Taylor

The Drive with Alan Taylor

  • Technology & Test Drives | FULL SHOW | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 127 min
    This week on The Drive with Alan Taylor, we cover the latest in automotive technology with Joel Hoffman. Plus, Steve Natt tells some great stories about his MotoQuest tour in Alaska. Then, Geno Effler, the Director of West Coast Operations for Volvo Cars North America, talks about safety. Keith Kern and Donald Hardy close the show with the latest on the Craftsman Restoration Rollout. SEGMENT 1: Open Automotive Panel SEGMENT 2: Car Technology SEGMENT 3: Connected Cars SEGMENT 4: The Downside of Tech SEGMENT 5: Alaskan Journey SEGMENT 6: MotoQuest SEGMENT 7: Car Software SEGMENT 8: Car Tech & Quality Requirements SEGMENT 9: Apple in the Car SEGMENT 10: A Special Record Shared SEGMENT 11: Volvo...
  • Open Automotive Panel | SEGMENT 1 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 6 min
    We're in studio with Dick Messer and BJ Killeen of CarBuzzard.com. The gang discusses a recent Open Automotive panel highlighting the connected car, and the stunning lack of women in attendance.
  • Car Technology | SEGMENT 2 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 7 min
    We're talking car technology! Find out what tech will be available in the next wave of cars. Also, BJ predicts Apple Store will be integrated into new cars in the near future.
  • Connected Cars | SEGMENT 3 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 8 min
    Following the recent Open Automotive panel, Alan and co-hosts Dick Messer and B.J. Killeen discuss the types of technology that are found in cars and may be available in the future.
  • The Downside of Tech | SEGMENT 4 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 8 min
    Steve Natt takes some time to talk about the disadvantages of new technology, which isn’t always talked about.
  • MotoQuest | SEGMENT 6 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 7 min
    If you love riding motorcycles, Steve Natt may have a journey for your bucket list. Steve talks about his recent Alaskan tour with MotoQuest, and why if you love riding motorcycles, you should experience it too.
  • Alaskan Journey | SEGMENT 5 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 9 min
    Imagine taking a journey though blustery Alaskan roads on a motorcycle. Steve Natt talks about his recent trip to Alaska and what it was like to ride a motorcycle on their roads.
  • Car Tech & Quality Requirements | SEGMENT 8 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 5 min
    Automotive Strategist from Intel Corporation, Joel Hoffman joins the show and talks about technology in new cars, and what it's taken to get there. Also, B.J. Killeen talks about the quality requirements for smartphones and vehicles.
  • Car Software | SEGMENT 7 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 8 min
    Joel Hoffmann, an Automotive Strategist for Intel Corporation, joins the show to talk about the amount of money and effort that goes into creating the software for the head unit in a car.
  • Apple in the Car | SEGMENT 9 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 8 min
    Alan Taylor asks today’s guest, Joel Hoffman of Intel, who he thinks is doing the "car technology thing" the best. Then, Joel lets us know what work Apple has been doing to get their products in the car.
  • A Special Record Shared | SEGMENT 10 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 10 min
    Geno Effler, the Director of West Coast Operations for Volvo Cars North America, shares a special record from the broadcast of the Indianapolis 500 from the 50's and 60's. Shifting gears, we talk about Volvo's goal to make cars safer.
  • Craftman’s Restoration Rollout | SEGMENT 12 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 7 min
    The Director of Sales and Marketing for Billet Specialties, Inc., Keith Kern joins the show and talks about the wheels they donated to the Craftman’s Restoration Rollout.
  • Volvo Test Drive & Concept Cars | SEGMENT 11 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 7 min
    Host Alan Taylor talks about his favorite Volvo trip in Prudhoe Bay where he test drove a Volvo V70 Station Wagon. Geno Effler, the Director of West Coast Operations for Volvo Cars North America, talks about the latest concept cars.
  • Motor Press Guild Event | SEGMENT 13 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 5 min
    From motorcycles, to classic cars and new cars, we’ve got the experts on these topics in the studio! Alan Taylor and the gang discuss the turn out of the recent Motor Press Guild event.
  • 3 million miles | SEGMENT 14 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 8 min
    Have you heard of Irv Gordan and his 3 million mile 1966 Volvo P1800S? Geno Effler talks about how Irv Gordan got his vehicle to 3 million miles! Switching gears, Steve Natt shares his disappointment when he was test driving cars at the Motor Press Guild event.
  • Car Reviews | SEGMENT 15 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 8 min
    Steve Natt shares pros and cons of a variety of cars at the Motor Press Guild. Also, B.J. Killeen prompts a discussion on the new Viper.
  • Volvo R-Design | SEGMENT 16 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 10 min
    Geno Effler tells us about the Volvo R-Design and how Volvo is trying to offer more luxury style cars. Also, Steve Natt talks more about cars that he drove during the Motor Press Guild.
  • Don Hardy Race Cars | SEGMENT 17 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 7 min
    For this year’s Craftsman Restoration Rollout, they’re working on a 1969 C10 Shortbed Pickup. Donald Hardy talks about how Don Hardy Race Cars is involved in the project.
  • Lokar Inc. | SEGMENT 18 | #140

    Apr 17, 2014 | 7 min
    To wrap up our final segment of The Drive, we’ve brought on Brian Downard, the VP of Sales and Marketing for Lokar Inc., to fill us in on their participation in the Craftsman Restoration Rollout project.
  • GM Scandal, Test Drives & Rallycross | FULL SHOW | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 127 min
    With the recent GM scandal dominating automotive press circuits, we explore the root of the crisis, and next steps for GM. Plus, we review the Infiniti Q50S, Mazda3 S, Corvette Stingray, and McLaren MP4-12C Coop. Finishing up th show, we switch gears to rallycross. SEGMENT 1: GM Recall SEGMENT 2: Big Mess for GM! SEGMENT 3: Can GM Recover? SEGMENT 4: The Infiniti Q50S SEGMENT 5: Mazda 3 s Hatchback 2.5L SEGMENT 6: GM's James Bell SEGMENT 7: An Amazing Charger! SEGMENT 8: The PowerAll & Barrett-Jackson SEGMENT 9: The Benefits of Owning PowerAll SEGMENT 10: Warranties & the 2014 Corvette Stingray SEGMENT 11: The Iconic Stingray SEGMENT 12: Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction and Event SEGMEN...
  • Red Bull Global Rallycross | SEGMENT 17 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 8 min
    CEO of Global Rallycross, Colin Dine joins the show. He talks about the plan to make Red Bull Global Rallycross the number two motorsports platform in the US next to NASCAR. Also, Alan an Carl talk about their partnership with NBC and Red Bull.
  • The New York Auto Show | SEGMENT 15 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 8 min
    The New York Auto Show is coming up! Karl fills us in on some of the vehicles that will be there and what he's looking forward to. Also, Karl and Alan discuss the possibility of a Jaguar utility vehicle.
  • Big Mess for GM! | SEGMENT 2 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 7 min
    What a mess for General Motors! Alan and Bob Gritzinger discuss Mary Barra's recent testimony, and the criminal behavior and culture of cover-up GM was recently accused of by the US Senate.
  • The Infiniti Q50S | SEGMENT 4 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 9 min
    Alan talks about his test drive in the technology-laden and luxurious Infiniti Q50S. The guys also discuss the technology, fuel-economy, price, and safety features of this vehicle.
  • Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction and Event | SEGMENT 12 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 7 min
    Check out the Barrett-Jackson Collector Car auction and event; taking place on April 11-13 at the South Florida Fairgrounds in Palm Beach! Alan talks about his '56 T-Bird he will be selling at the event. Also, Dan talks about his '57 Chevy.
  • GM Recall | SEGMENT 1 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 6 min
    The recent GM scandal has been a hot topic in the auto industry. To start off this episode of The Drive with Alan Taylor, Alan sounds off with his opinion on the huge GM recall.
  • Can GM Recover? | SEGMENT 3 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 8 min
    Can Mary Barra make things right for GM? Alan and Bob discuss Detroit's position of support and sympathy towards the CEO of GM, and Alan sounds off on what he hopes to see from her.
  • An Amazing Charger! | SEGMENT 7 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 7 min
    This product will knock your socks off! Alan and Dan Longenette talk about the PowerAll lithium battery jump starter. You can jump start a standard vehicle up to twenty times on on a full charge!
  • The Benefits of Owning PowerAll | SEGMENT 9 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 8 min
    Alan and Mark talk about all the benefits of owning a PowerAll battery charger. Also, Mark tells us about his radio show Auto Smarts Radio.
  • McLaren MP4-12C Coop & 12C Spider | SEGMENT 13 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 5 min
    PR Manager for McLaren Automotive Ltd, Hud Giles joins the show. Alan and Hud discuss the new McLaren MP4-12C Coop, and 12C Spider. Alan also shares his personal experience driving a McLaren on the Fontana Speedway.
  • The Iconic Stingray | SEGMENT 11 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 8 min
    Alan and Dan continue to discuss the all-new, next-generation Corvette Stingray. Then, the New York International Auto Show is just around the bend. Alan talks about some of the cars he will be unveiling on "Live with Kelly and Michael."
  • Hyundai & Kia | SEGMENT 16 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 8 min
    Looking for a great vehicle around twenty-grand? Consider the Hyundai Sonata or Kia Optima. Alan and Karl talk about the stunning design and quality of Kia and Hyundai vehicles.
  • Mazda3 S Hatchback 2.5L | SEGMENT 5 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 7 min
    Bob Gritzinger talks about his test drive in the 2014 Mazda3 S Hatchback 2.5L. Bob compliments this tech-packed vehicle's drive-ability, perfect cock pit, and two-tone leather seating.
  • More on the GM Crisis | SEGMENT 14 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 8 min
    Kenneth Feinberg, an attorney known for handling high-profile victim compensation cases, is now an adviser for GM. Karl Brauer sounds off with his thoughts on the GM crisis. Alan also talks about the upcoming Barrett-Jackson event in Palm Beach, Florida.
  • Warranties & the 2014 Corvette Stingray | SEGMENT 10 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 9 min
    Dan "Boots" Longenette discusses extended factory warranties, and his latest test drive of the 2014 C7 Corvette Stingray. Plus, did you know CARFAX can help you find the vehicle you're looking for with the history you would prefer? Check out CARFAX.com!
  • GM's James Bell | SEGMENT 6 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 7 min
    The Head of Consumer Affairs for GM, James Bell joins the show. Alan and James talk about how Mary Barra could turn things around for GM. Also, James apologizes on behalf of the company and claims they will be transparent throughout this crisis.
  • The PowerAll & Barrett-Jackson | SEGMENT 8 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 6 min
    Are you ready for an all powerful, compact, charge-everything device? Vice President of Gryphon Corp., Mark Elkins joins the show. Mark tells us where to purchase one and the cost. Also, Alan talks about the upcoming Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction event in Palm Beach, Florida. Check out Barrett-Jackson.com for more details!
  • Set-Up & Dangers of Rallycross | SEGMENT 18 | #139

    Apr 08, 2014 | 7 min
    Alan Taylor and Dan "Boots" Longenette talk about the Red Bull Global Rallycross set-up, and some of the freak accidents that have occurred at these rallies.
  • New Vehicle Technology, CARFAX & Much More!| FULL SHOW | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 127 min
    This week on The Drive with Alan Taylor we're talking about new vehicle technology. Also, hear about how CARFAX and Kelley Blue Book can help you find the car your looking for! SEGMENT 1: Ford Fiesta Test Drive SEGMENT 2: Earthquake & EcoBoost SEGMENT 3: EcoBoost Engine Technology SEGMENT 4: CARFAX & Kelley Blue Book SEGMENT 5: What's New at CARFAX SEGMENT 6: Looking to Buy a Used Vehicle? SEGMENT 7: Junk Yard Dog SEGMENT 8: "Junk to Gold" SEGMENT 9: Old Friends Reunite SEGMENT 10: Alan's Wrecking Yard Story SEGMENT 11: Buy a Car From Costco SEGMENT 12: High Gas Prices SEGMENT 13: Earthquake in California SEGMENT 14: Alfa Romeo 4C Sports Car SEGMENT 15: A Car Part Story SEGMENT 16: Favorite ...
  • Ford Fiesta Test Drive | SEGMENT 1 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 7 min
    To start off this episode, Alan talks about his test drive in the new Ford Fiesta.
  • Earthquake & EcoBoost | SEGMENT 2 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 6 min
    Alan Taylor and his co-hosts discuss the recent earthquake in Southern California. Also, Dave Simon talks about Ford EcoBoost technology.
  • EcoBoost Engine Technology | SEGMENT 3 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 8 min
    Dave Simon talks about the excellent performance and fuel economy of engines equipped with Ford's EcoBoost technology. He also talks about the big win at Twelve Hours of Sebring for Ford Racing.
  • CARFAX & Kelley Blue Book | SEGMENT 4 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 9 min
    Are you thinking about buying a vehicle, new or used? Check out CARFAX and Kelley Blue Book before you buy that car!
  • What's New at CARFAX | SEGMENT 5 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 7 min
    When you buy a used vehicle wouldn't you like to know it's history? Now you can at CARFAX! Search for the vehicle you want with the history you would prefer. Check out CARFAX.com!
  • Looking to Buy a Used Vehicle? | SEGMENT 6 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 7 min
    Alan and the gang discuss how important it is to use CARFAX when looking to purchase a used vehicle. Alan also talks about his personal experience using CARFAX and Kelley Blue Book.
  • Junk Yard Dog | SEGMENT 7 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 7 min
    Alan talks about his days as a "junk yard dog" when he first bought a wrecking yard. Also, Alan's long-time friend Joe Carter joins the show; they get nostalgic and discuss the beginning of Alan's automotive career.
  • "Junk to Gold" | SEGMENT 8 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 6 min
    What inspired Willis Johnson to pen his book "Junk to Gold"? Tune in to find out.
  • Old Friends Reunite| SEGMENT 9 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 7 min
    Alan reunites old friends Willis Johnson and Joe Carter on the show; they reminisce and catch up. Also, Alan and Willis talk more about his book "Junk to Gold."
  • Alan's Wrecking Yard Story | SEGMENT 10 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 10 min
    The gang discuss Alan's story of how he ended up buying a wrecking yard for five-thousand dollars. Alan and Karl also talk about Kelley Blue Book.
  • Buy a Car From Costco | SEGMENT 11 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 7 min
    Can you buy a car from Costco? Yes you can! Dan Martinez tells us all about the Costco Auto Program. Check out CostcoAuto.com!
  • High Gas Prices | SEGMENT 12 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 7 min
    The gang discuss high gas prices and where to get gas for less. Also, BJ Killeen talks about the Chevrolet Volt, and the next event she will attend.
  • Earthquake in California | SEGMENT 13 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 6 min
    Earthquake! Alan and the crew talk about what they were doing when the recent earthquake hit in California.
  • Alfa Romeo 4C Sports Car | SEGMENT 14 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 7 min
    Alan talks about the Alfa Romeo 4C sports car. The gang also talks about car sounds they hope they'll never hear again.
  • A Car Part Story | SEGMENT 15 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 8 min
    Alan has a story for every part of a car; he shares one from 1978.
  • Favorite Car Technology | SEGMENT 16 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 11 min
    New car technology has saved Alan's bacon on numerous occasions. Alan talks about his favorite new car tech.
  • GM Recall | SEGMENT 17 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 6 min
    Keyless entry and heightened safety features; BJ Killeen shares her favorite new car technology. Also, the crew discuss the latest news on the GM recall.
  • Chrysler 200C | SEGMENT 18 | #138

    Mar 29, 2014 | 7 min
    Hero or zero; everyone chimes in with their personal opinions of the new Chrysler 200C.
  • Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance | FULL SHOW | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 127 min
    This week on The Drive with Alan Taylor we’re broadcasting from the 2014 Amerlia Island Concours d’Elegance in the SRT booth. We sit down with guests from SRT, Maserati, Backroad Gold and more. SEGMENT 1: SRT at Amelia Island SEGMENT 2: SRT Viper at Daytona SEGMENT 3: SRT in 2015 SEGMENT 4: 100th Anniversary of Maserati SEGMENT 5: Maserati Alfieri Concept SEGMENT 6: Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance SEGMENT 7: It’s a SRT World SEGMENT 8: 2014 TUDOR Series SEGMENT 9: Just Go Fast SEGMENT 10: Infiniti Q60 SEGMENT 11: AutoSmartsRadio.com SEGMENT 12: American Underslungs SEGMENT 13: Godspeed SEGMENT 14: Blackhawk Automotive Museum SEGMENT 15: Concours Highlights SEGMENT 16: Barn Finds SEGMENT 17...
  • SRT at Amelia Island | SEGMENT 1 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 7 min
    What’s SRT doing at the 2014 Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance? Head of Marketing and Operations, Beth Paretta fills us in on why the combination of beautiful weather, unabashed auto enthusiasts and phenomenally fast SRT cars creates the ultimate celebration of all things auto.
  • SRT Viper at Daytona | SEGMENT 2 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 6 min
    Start with a great platform, add a big engine, crazy brakes, and a dash of fairy dust; you unlock a winning combination. Case and point - The #91 SRT Viper recently qualified on the pole at 24 Hours of Daytona. Beth Paretta talks SRT Motorsports and upcoming events.
  • SRT in 2015 | SEGMENT 3 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 8 min
    What’s coming down the pike for Chrysler in 2015? Beth Paretta gives us a glimpse of the future for the new SRT Charger and Challenger. Plus, we cover Chrysler’s recent presence at the Geneva Motor Show.
  • 100th Anniversary of Maserati | SEGMENT 4 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 10 min
    What do Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis, and Wilt Chamberlain have in common? They all owned Maserati cars! We talk about the legacy of Maserati with Jeffrey Ehoodin.
  • Maserati Alfieri Concept | SEGMENT 5 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 7 min
    The crowd at the Geneva Auto Show was noticeably moved when the Maserati Alfieri Concept was unveiled. We discuss the automotive masterpiece with the Communications Manager of Maserati North America, Jeffrey Ehoodin
  • Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance | SEGMENT 6 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 7 min
    Automotive legends, heroes and friends are all gathering at the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance. Matt Stone and Dick Messer describe the beautiful location and stunning cars.
  • It’s a SRT World | SEGMENT 7 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 7 min
    What’s it like to judge the storied cars at Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance? President and CEO of SRT, Ralph Gilles describes it as Nirvana. Tune in to find out why. Plus, we discuss the "American Exotic"--the SRT Viper.
  • 2014 TUDOR Series | SEGMENT 8 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 6 min
    The 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship is underway, and SRT is ready to compete. Ralph Gilles discusses the caliber of competition and recent race; Twelve Hours of Sebring.
  • Just Go Fast | SEGMENT 9 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 8 min
    First time attendee, long-time fan; former champion racer, Tommy Kendall fills us in on why Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance was an event he had to check off of his bucket list. Plus, we discuss Tommy’s show "Test Drive" on FOX Sports 1.
  • Infiniti Q60 | SEGMENT 10 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 9 min
    Alan recalls his wild climb up an unpaved Pike’s Peek with Bobby Unsur. Then, Kyle Bazemore tells us about the special Infiniti Q60 Convertible sporting a matching livery of Bobby’s 1968 winning Indy race car.
  • AutoSmartsRadio.com | SEGMENT 11 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 7 min
    Dan "Boots" Longenette joins us at the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance to fill us in on his radio show Auto Smarts Radio which covers the latest in racing news, how-to fix up your car, and driving safety.
  • American Underslungs | SEGMENT 12 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 7 min
    From race cars to concepts to American Underslungs; the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance is an eclectic mix of show-stopping vehicles. Dick Messer and Dan "Boots" Longenette talk about some of the rare cars being shown.
  • Godspeed | SEGMENT 13 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 7 min
    Racing legend, Parnelli Jones takes a moment to discuss the "Godspeed" documentary which follows the recovery of his son Paige after sustaining a traumatic brain injury.
  • Blackhawk Automotive Museum | SEGMENT 14 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 6 min
    Tim McGrane from the Blackhawk Automotive Museum stops by, and recaps his experience at the Barrett-Jackson auction in Scottsdale. We also talk about the "Dream Cars" within the Blackhawks collection.
  • Concours Highlights | SEGMENT 15 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 8 min
    Mark Becker, Vice Chairman of the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, shares the highlights of the 2014 show, and discusses the charities that the event benefits.
  • Barn Finds | SEGMENT 16 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 9 min
    Could there be automotive treasure in a barn near you? Star of "Backroad Gold," Corky Coker and wife Theresa join us during the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance.
  • A Family Affair | SEGMENT 17 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 8 min
    Corky Coker and his dad Harold discuss the family hobby of collecting cars, staying competitive, and co-starring on "Backroad Gold."
  • Cooler Than Dang It | SEGMENT 18 | #137

    Mar 21, 2014 | 7 min
    The stars and "starette" of popular television series "Backroad Gold" are having a blast at the 2014 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance. We talk with Corky Coker and family about the latest restoration projects underway at Honest Charlie’s Garage.
  • New Cars, Test Drives, & Upcoming Car Events and Shows | FULL SHOW | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 128 min
    This week on The Drive with Alan Taylor, we are talking all about new cars, test drives, and upcoming car events and shows! SEGMENT 1: GM Recall SEGMENT 2: William Clay Ford Sr. SEGMENT 3: Sad News SEGMENT 4: Are You Lying to Save Money? SEGMENT 5: The Jaguar F-TYPE SEGMENT 6: Blown Away by the Bentley SEGMENT 7: Missing Plane SEGMENT 8: National Corvette Museum Sinkhole SEGMENT 9: Ed Justice Jr. SEGMENT 10: Formula One & Michael Schumacher SEGMENT 11: Is it Time for Turbo's? SEGMENT 12: SRT Viper & Desert Classic Concours d' Elegance SEGMENT 13: World Wide Web SEGMENT 14: Audi A3 & Cadillac ELR SEGMENT 15: New York Auto Show SEGMENT 16: Truvolo SEGMENT 17: Big Brother & MotoMan SEGMENT 18: ...
  • GM Recall | SEGMENT 1 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 8 min
    The gang discuss the latest news and rumors stirring around the massive GM recall.
  • William Clay Ford Sr. | SEGMENT 2 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 5 min
    Alan Taylor, co-host BJ Kileen, and guest Thomas Michael Berg, talk about William Clay Ford Sr.'s recent passing.
  • Sad News | SEGMENT 3 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 8 min
    Father of Troy Trepanier, Jack Trepanier passed away Friday. Alan and the gang discuss this very sad news. Switching gears, 'tis the season! Well, for car shows and events! Alan fills us in on car events to come, so get out there and cruz!
  • Are You Lying to Save Money? | SEGMENT 4 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 10 min
    Did you know that one out of three people lie to save on car Insurance? Des Toups joins the show, Managing Editor for CarInsurancee.com. Des talks about the most common lies people tell to save money on car insurance.
  • The Jaguar F-TYPE | SEGMENT 5 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 7 min
    Alan Taylor and co-host BJ Kileen, talk about the Jaguar F-TYPE. Alan talks about his test drive in Spain with this car, and encourages you to check out the video on ERNLive.com, The Drive with Alan Taylor.
  • Blown Away by the Bentley | SEGMENT 6 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 7 min
    BJ Kileen discusses her experience test driving the new Bentley Continental GT V8 S. BJ talks about her trip in this car, and how fuel efficient it is.
  • Missing Plane | SEGMENT 7 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 8 min
    Alan and BJ talk about the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, and their theories on what may have happened to the plane.
  • National Corvette Museum Sinkhole | SEGMENT 8 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 6 min
    Wendell Strode, Executive Director at the National Corvette Museum, gives us the latest details on which corvette's have been recovered from the sinkhole that recently swallowed them. Watch the progress on corvettemuseum.com!
  • Ed Justice Jr. | SEGMENT 9 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 8 min
    Ed Justice Jr., of the Justice Brothers, talks about his video on Roads & Rides. Check out roadsandrides.com to see The First NASCAR Champion, featuring Ed Justice Jr.
  • Formula One & Michael Schumacher | SEGMENT 10 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 7 min
    Ed Justice talks about all the changes going on with Formula One. Also, the gang discuss Michael Schumacher.
  • Is it Time for Turbo's? | SEGMENT 11 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 10 min
    Steve McKinley, Vice President of Engineering from America's at Honeywell Turbo Technologies, joins the show. Steve talks about the role the turbo is playing in the auto industry today, and the changes that have been made to it. Also, Alan talks about his test drive in the new Volvo XC60 T6 Drive-E.
  • SRT Viper & Desert Classic Concours d' Elegance | SEGMENT 12 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 7 min
    Alan Taylor, co-host BJ Kileen, and Ed Justice Jr., talk about the SRT Viper. Also, Ed Justice Jr. talks about the Desert Classic Concours d' Elegance, and the neatest car he saw at the show
  • World Wide Web | SEGMENT 13 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 7 min
    Alan Taylor, co-host BJ Kileen, and Ed Justice Jr.,Talk about the yin and the yang of the World Wide Web.
  • Audi A3 & Cadillac ELR | SEGMENT 14 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 6 min
    Nik Miles Joins the show, President of the Northwest Automotive Press Association. He tells us about the new Audi A3, and the Cadillac ELR.
  • New York Auto Show | SEGMENT 15 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 8 min
    Nik Miles talks about the New York Auto Show, and some of the vehicles that will be at this massive show. Also, Nik tells us about the GMC Yukon.
  • Truvolo | SEGMENT 16 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 8 min
    Jaideep Jain, co-founder and CEO of Truvolo, tells us all about Truvolo, a well-connected car solution that makes driving safer and smarter. Learn more at truvolo.com!
  • Big Brother & MotoMan | SEGMENT 17 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 8 min
    The gang discuss "Big Brother." George Notaras, Executive Producer of MotoMan.tv, joins the show to talk about his upcoming interview with Craig Jackson, CEO of Barrett-Jackson Classic Car Auctions & MAJOR.
  • Volvo XC60 T6 Drive-E | SEGMENT 18 | #136

    Mar 14, 2014 | 7 min
    Alan Taylor talks about his test drive in the new Volvo XC60 T6 Drive-E. Also, will high-tech vehicles become more expensive to fix in the future?
  • The Kia K900 | SEGMENT 2 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 7 min
    Alan Taylor, BJ Killeen and Matthew Valbuena discuss the new Kia K900 and how it compares to luxury cars.
  • Kia Luxury | SEGMENT 3 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 8 min
    Alan Taylor, BJ Killeen and Matthew Valbuena are joined now by journalist Bob Gritzinger. The gang continues talking about Kia's entry into the luxury car world.
  • The Toyota Avalon | SEGMENT 4 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 8 min
    Alan's latest test drive is the Toyota Avalon so he takes a few moments to discuss the car with guest Bob Gritzinger and co-hosts BJ Killleen and Matthew Valbuena. Also, Matthew talks about some fun trivia.
  • Who's Buying New Cars? | SEGMENT 5 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 6 min
    Cars are lasting longer and people are holding onto their dollars more, so who's really looking to buy new cars? The gang discusses who's spending their hard earned money on new cars and which cars their looking to buy.
  • Volkswagen News | SEGMENT 6 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 7 min
    To wrap up our first hour of The Drive, host Alan Taylor, BJ Killeen, Matthew Valbuena and Bob Gritzinger discuss the news that Volkswagen's workers rejected UAW.
  • Nissan Trivia | SEGMENT 7 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 5 min
    Alan Taylor and Matthew Valbuena quiz BJ Killeen on the early Nissan truck trivia.
  • Nissan Trucks | SEGMENT 8 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 8 min
    At the 2014 Chicago Auto Show, Nissan showed off a Nissan Frontier with Cummins Turbo-Diesel Power. Today we've brought on Adam (AJ) O'Shaughnessy from Nissan to talk about the Frontier and Titan trucks.
  • The New Titan | SEGMENT 9 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 8 min
    We're talking today with Adam (AJ) O'Shaughnessy from the Product Planning Department at Nissan. AJ talks about the new Nissan Titan and how they're going to compete with Ford, Chevrolet and Ram.
  • Driving Diesel | SEGMENT 10 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 10 min
    BJ Killeen explains her thoughts on diesel vehicles. Then, the gang discusses electric pickups like the one from VIA Motors.
  • Corvette Sinkhole Damage | SEGMENT 11 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 6 min
    A sinkhole in Bowling Green, Kentucky took down eight Corvettes last week at the Corvette Museum. Alan Taylor, BJ Killeen and Matthew Valbuena discuss which Corvettes were taken by the sinkhole.
  • Sinkholes & Earthquakes | SEGMENT 12 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 7 min
    The crew continues talking about the sinkhole that took down 8 Corvettes at the museum in Kentucky. This prompts a discussion on natural disasters in different areas.
  • Automotive Technology | SEGMENT 13 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 6 min
    It's time to talk about technology in the car! Host Alan Taylor and his co-hosts BJ Killeen and Matthew Valbuena talk about the evolution of unlocking our cars from a key, to a key fob, to having the device in your pocket.
  • Airplane Travel | SEGMENT 14 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 7 min
    As automotive journalists, Alan and his crew do a lot of traveling -- especially on airplanes. This prompts a discussion on how they travel and what they take with them when they know they'll be flying.
  • AppRadio Details | SEGMENT 15 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 8 min
    Co-host Matthew Valbuena works for Pioneer when he's not busy helping out with the radio show. Matthew discusses the AppRadio found in cars and why not all of your apps from your phone will work through your stereo.
  • Driving a Jeep in the Snow | SEGMENT 16 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 9 min
    We're joined now by Brad Boyer, an Automotive Expert and contributor to the Test Miles Radio Show, who talks about the Portland Auto Show that was canceled due to snow. Also, Brad talks about driving the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit.
  • See Beyond the Line of Sight | SEGMENT 17 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 8 min
    Our guest Mike Kahn, the new host of Popular Technology Radio, talks about how cars have improved because of technology. Also, Mike talks about a way you can earn some free products.
  • Pop Tech Testers | SEGMENT 18 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 7 min
    Popular Technology host, Mike Kahn, sticks around for another segment to discuss Pop Tech Testers and what product is up first. Also, we find out a shocking truth about the germs on your cell phone.
  • Learn about our Co-Hosts | SEGMENT 1 | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 6 min
    It's time for an all new edition of The Drive with Alan Taylor! To kick off the show, Alan sits down with co-hosts BJ Killeen and Matthew Valbuena to discuss their jobs outside the radio show.
  • Encor Airing: Test Drives, Technology & Travel | FULL SHOW | #135

    Mar 13, 2014 | 125 min
    We've got the latest test drive reviews for the Kia K900, Toyota Avalon, and Nissan Titan. Plus, we give an update on the Corvette museum post sinkhole, and cover the latest automotive news and rumors. SEGMENT 1: Learn about our Co-Hosts SEGMENT 2: The Kia K900 SEGMENT 3: Kia Luxury SEGMENT 4: The Toyota Avalon SEGMENT 5: Who's Buying New Cars? SEGMENT 6: Volkswagen News SEGMENT 7: Nissan Trivia SEGMENT 8: Nissan Trucks SEGMENT 9: The New Titan SEGMENT 10: Driving Diesel SEGMENT 11: Corvette Sinkhole Damage SEGMENT 12: Sinkholes & Earthquakes SEGMENT 13: Automotive Technology SEGMENT 14: Airplane Travel SEGMENT 15: AppRadio Details SEGMENT 16: Driving a Jeep in the Snow SEGMENT 17: See Beyon...
  • The Fastest Car in the World | SEGMENT 17 | #134

    Mar 06, 2014 | 7 min
    Founder and President of Hennessey Performance Engineering, John Hennessey, is here with us to talk about the fastest car in the world, the Hennessey Venom GT.
  • Combatting Climate Change With Ammonia | SEGMENT 12 | #134

    Mar 06, 2014 | 7 min
    Science writer Dawn Stover is back with us to discuss the article written by high school senior Doo Won Kang. Dawn also answers a multitude of questions concerning this new idea.
  • Kelley Blue Book | SEGMENT 18 | #134

    Mar 06, 2014 | 7 min
    Karl Brauer talks to us about the Kelley Blue Book 5-Year Cost to Own Awards which identifies the 2014 model-year vehicles that are the least expensive to own in their individual categories.
  • Motorcycle Madness? | SEGMENT 6 | #134

    Mar 06, 2014 | 7 min
    In this segment we discuss connected car technology and growing privacy concerns. Switching gears, are motorcycles a better mode of transportation? Steve Natt waxes poetic on the magnificent Triumph Hurricane, and makes the case for moto.
  • DIY Supercar | SEGMENT 10 | #134

    Mar 06, 2014 | 10 min
    Alan is drooling over his next potential project car, a custom "Catfish" Miata. Cord Bauer, founder of Bauer Limited Production fills us in on the incredible kit that you can put together at home with a metric tool kit and pop rivet gun.
  • Police Cars and Motorola | SEGMENT 5 | #134

    Mar 06, 2014 | 9 min
    This is the year of the connected car and true to form, police car technology is stepping up to the plate. Motorola's Anatoly Delm fills us in on the latest GM demonstration police vehicles to incorporate Motorola tech.

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