Everyone starts somewhere. In 2015, Alan interviewed Porsche’s then CEO, Detlev von Platen, after the unveiling of the Porsche 918 Spyder at the elite Monterey event,The Quail. This candid conversation opened up topics of not only the journey of Detlev’s automotive career, but the lifelong lessons he learned after the 2008 recession.
About THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor
THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor puts you in the driver’s seat for a unique, fast paced look at today’s automotive industry. This is your pedal-to-the-metal, two-hour thrill ride devoted to the latest car news and test-drive results, how-to tips car maintenance tips, auto show coverage, expert insights and behind-the-scenes race day action. Don’t miss exclusive interviews with top auto executives, athletes, celebrities and prominent newsmakers from around the world.