Commodity Prices Surging - Autoline Daily 518

General Motors posted its third-quarter earnings this morning and reported a net income of nearly $2 billion. Renault predicts that rising raw-material prices could add up to $1,000 to the cost of a new car by 2015. Ford is expected to build a new Lincoln sport-utility vehicle, that's still under development, at its plant in Louisville, Kentucky. All that and more, plus John answers your questions in the "You Said It!" segment.

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Ford Vs. South Korea - Autoline Daily 514
The numbers are finally in for October sales in the American market and we'll take a look at who the winners are. Ford launched a media campaign to help increase car exports to South Korea from the U.S. Panasonic announced it will invest $30 million in Tesla to take a two percent stake in the company. All that and more, plus a look at the Cadillac CTS Coupe.

GM Fires Mr. Goodwrench - Autoline Daily 517
We keep reporting on how car sales are booming in China, but which cars are Chinese consumers buying? Toyota's sales have taken a tumble in China, Europe and the U.S., and now they're dropping in Canada, too. GM announced it will phase out the Mr. Goodwrench brand starting in February. All that and more, plus John takes us on a tour of the interior of the luxurious new Jaguar XJ.

How Tesla & CARB Got Us to Drink the Kool-Aid - Autoline After Hours 296
UP FOR DISCUSSION: - Hacking cars: Serious Issue or Serious Exaggeration? - Tesla Battery Swap: Is the Million-Dollar Loophole Dead? SPECIAL GUEST: Larry Moss, Chairman, Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s - What cars will be at the Concours and why were they chosen? All that and much more with John McElroy,; Gary Vasilash, Automotive Design & Production; Ed Niedermeyer, Daily Kanban Special Thanks to The Meurer Collection for loaning its 1950 Nash Statesman Airflyte. Learn more at Get more video everyday at

The Ultimate Driving Hybrid - Autoline Daily 515
Over the last 6 months Toyota racked up $3.6 billion in profits. BMW announced it will build a sports car with plug-in hybrid technology based on its Vision EfficientDynamics. Chinese automaker BYD is delaying EV sales in China because it says the infrastructure isn't sufficient yet. All that and more, plus a look at the Mid-Term Election results and how that will affect the auto industry.