Rotary Engine Breakthrough? - Autoline Daily 997

A boom in the Brazilian market has one automotive manufacturer introducing seven new models. Has the U.S. auto industry fully recovered? A report from WardsAuto indicates it may have. Reading between the lines has us thinking we may see the first zinc-air battery soon. All that and more, plus an independent car tech believes he has solved the draw-backs of the rotary engine. Get more video everyday at http://autoline.tv

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Wow! Achates Opposed Piston Engine Design - Autoline After Hours 192
There is no shortage of innovative thinking when it comes to internal combustion technology. And, as this week's guest will demonstrate, Achates Power is no exception. David Johnson is the President and CEO of the company, which is developing an innovative opposed-piston engine that will be more fuel efficient and less expensive to produce than conventional power plants. But, we'll be asking him, is the world ready for such a radical new design? Will a mainstream automaker take a chance at adopting an untested technology? Plus we'll get into the news of the week including the game of musical chairs going on amongst the executive ranks of Chrysler and Nissan. And, Edmunds projects that 40-50 percent of new car sales will be hybrids... in the year 2040. Joining John McElroy in studio to discuss this and a whole lot more is co-host Peter De Lorenzo, the Autoextremist, and Gary Vasilash from Automotive Design & Production. Get more video everyday at http://autoline.tv





The Secret, Illegal Race that Nobody Knows About - Autoline After Hours 243
UP FOR DISCUSSION: - Dodge & SRT: Hell(cat) Yes! - Hyundai's Fuel Cell Tucson Hits the Streets of SoCal - GM Recalls Continue to Pile Up as a New PR Chief Steps In SPECIAL GUEST: Cory Welles, Director, "32 Hours, 7 Minutes" - The filmmaker discusses her documentary about breaking a record time for traveling across the United States All that and more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Todd Lassa, Automobile; and Elliot Wilhelm, Detroit Film Theatre Director. Get more video everyday at http://autoline.tv





Under the Hood of the 2015 Ford F-150 - Autoline After Hours 261
UP FOR DISCUSSION: - Marchionne Retires in 2018. Will FCA merge with another company before then? - Paris: Was there anything beyond a focus on fuel efficiency on display? - September trucks sold almost as though gas was averaging $3.30 in the U.S. (it was). SPECIAL GUEST: Steve Gill, Chief Engineer, Ford Powertrain - A look at the new aluminum 2015 Ford F-150 and its real highlight, the all-new 2.7L EcoBoost engine. All that and much more with Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Frank Markus, Motor Trend; Keith Naughton, Bloomberg. Get more video everyday at http://autoline.tv





Meet the Man Who Made the Hellcat - Autoline After Hours 257
UP FOR DISCUSSION: - First impressions: Mazda MX-5 Miata and Lexus RC. - Remembering Jim Harbour. - Sergio Marchionne fires Ferrari Chief, Luca di Montezemolo. SPECIAL GUEST: Russ Ruedisueli, VLE & Head of Engineering at SRT. - What's the REAL horsepower rating on the Dodge Challenger Hellcat? Where else is this engine going? All that and much more with John McElroy, Autoline.tv; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Chris Paukert, Autoblog.com. Get more video everyday at http://autoline.tv




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