Joining us today is Karl Brauer, Automotive Industry Analyst, Forbes Auto Contributor, North American Car & Truck of the Year juror and board member, Executive Analyst for ISeeCars.com. Karl and Alan dish on the all-new Electric GMC Hummer EV, and Karl taking his new Ford GT to the race track! Next up is Josh Hancock of JoshCar Hollywood Car Consultant. Josh and Alan discuss Bollinger’s new electric truck, the B1, and how most new truck companies are coming out with an electric model. Josh shares his thoughts on the powerful new 2020 Ford Explorer XLT. Shifting gears we have George Kennedy III, Co-Founder of Cartender, Freelance Automotive Journalist for CarGurus, The Boston Globe, and U.S. News & World Report, joining us. George and Alan talk about the Subaru Crosstrek and what a great subcompact crossover it is. From ground clearance of 8.7″ to plenty of room for all 6’3″ of George, around town or on road trips, this vehicle is sure to impress! Racing to the finish line we have Brian Moody, Executive Editor of Autotrader.com. Brian and Alan chat about the recently unveiled 2022 GMC Hummer EV and 2021 Cadillac Escalade. They talk about the new packages and features available on both, and all the impressive specs that come along with them. Tune in next week for more of the latest automotive news!
·[00:00:00] New GMC Hummer EV Unveiled
·[00:06:09] Hummer EV Specs that WOW
·[00:12:30] Peddle to the Metal in the New Ford GT
·[00:19:51] The New Ford GT will Knock your Socks Off
·[00:27:50] New Trucks, Electric Trucks
·[00:35:51] Bollinger B1, 2020 Ford Explorer XLT
·[00:42:10] New Subaru Crosstrek
·[00:48:59] Impressive Specs on the Crosstrek
·[00:54:40] FBI Surveillance Van or Ford Transit Commercial Van?
·[01:02:01] 2022 Hummer EV with Super Cruise and “Crab Steering”
·[01:10:58] More Cool Stuff on the Hummer EV
·[01:18:01] Cadillac Escalade is Pure Luxury
Explore More with Helpful Links:
·Contributor: Karl Brauer | Automotive Industry Analyst, Forbes Autos Contributor, and NACTOY juror and board member
·Contributor: Josh Hancock | JoshCAR Hollywood Car Consultant
·Contributor: George Kennedy III | Co-Founder of Cartender, Freelance Automotive Journalist for CarGurus, The Boston Globe, and U.S. News & World Report
·Contributor: Brian Moody | Executive Editor, Autotrader
Vehicles Discussed: 2022GMC Hummer EV, Ford GT, Bollinger B1, Ford F-150, 2020 Ford Explorer XLT, Subaru Crosstrek, Ford Transit Commercial Van, 2021 Cadillac Escalade
Host: Alan Taylor
Producer: Dave Milligan
Audio Engineer: Dave Milligan
Copy Editor: Dave Milligan
Contributor: Karl Brauer
Contributor: Josh Hancock
Contributor: George Kennedy III
Contributor: Brian Moody
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