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CRUISE CONTROL RADIO APRIL 2011
CRUISE CONTROL:NEW WRAP PART TWO , LOTUS EVORA
and CHEVY MALIBU, plus the INTELLICHOICE BOVIES
The industry news at the New York Auto Show was encouraging. Plenty of new vehicles and sales figures on the rise. But could the lingering problems caused be the earthquake and tsunami in Japan and high fuel price derail the good times?
Plus: What are some of the best values in vehicles currently on the market? IntelliChoice has released their Best Overall Value of the Year awards.. Executive editor Charlie Vogelheim will be our guest to run down the list ans well as share what the general public is saying about
CRUISE CONTROL:NEW YORK WRAP PART ONE , VW BEETLE , MAZDA'S CX 5 and MORE
It was an historic and incredibly busy week in the automotive industry. For the first time the Shanghai and New York Auto show where held at the same time. There were over 56 vehicle reveals and improved sales news plus an all around improved spirit . But will parts shortages dampen the good news.
CRUISE CONTROL: MOST POPULAR RECALL, GREEN LIGHTED DIESELS? and THE 4.5 MILLION DOLLAR CAR
Most popular recall?: The most popular vehicle in America gets a big recall for safety. What does this mean for America's favorite truck?
Well, there will be a new Viper and its finally getting some advanced technology, something almost all cars have had for a few years.
CRUISE CONTROL: NEW YORK AUTO SHOW, SPECIAL CAMAROS and KBB'S GREENEST
First story this week the 2012 New York Auto show, its the last stop on the car show circuit. There's an extensive list of new vehicles with a mix of high horsepower, high MPG and high technology. Plus a more positive attitude and sales numbers
Special edition Camaros : One celebrates 45 years, the other is fast well very fast... OK the fastest Camaro ever. Its the Lingenfelter LS9 Camaro SS
And We'll get Insight on the latest trends in the automotive industry from Kelley Blue Book's Jack Nerad. Should you wait to buy a new vehicle right now and what are the ten greenest and the ten best family cars?
CRUISE CONTROL:TEXAS SPEED, FORMULA E and AFFORDABLE HEMIActivate the Loud Pedal: One state might break the record for the fastest legal speed limit in the country. Ram Puts together an affordable Hemi powered truck. Break out the accessories
Talking tech: What to do with old carpet? Ford recycles floor covering.
It could just be the most efficient sedan ever built.. What is it? Stay tuned.
Formula E: The F 1 folks are looking into a new race series that does not involve engines.
Plus: Telsa versus Top Gear round two, Hyundai's Veloster powers up and 200 Mile per hour dreams.
And "At the wheel" reviews of the 2011 Infiniti EX 35 Journey AWD and the 2011 VW Touareg Hybrid.
CRUISE CONTROL:ULTRA SNAKE, ALGAE POWER and the WAVEDISK ENGINEThe Japan related auto industry woes continue Toyota and Honda shut down plants and a shortage of components could delay the next generation of a very important car.
We take a peek at an domestic ultra performance car that is going to be revealed at the New York auto show.
Talking Tech: Michigan University says they have developed a new ultra lightweight engine that will reduce emissions by 90 percent.
A pair of Corvettes one celebrates the other scorches the earth.
Ford along with other manufacturers is evaluating all types of alternative fuels for future cars and trucks. Our guest Pete Hardigan Global Mgr. of Sustainability Environmental Policy at Ford is looking at everything from Algae to Methane to power future vehicles.
CRUISE CONTROL:MALIBU TEASE, BUGATTI FOUR DOOR
and FIAT ELECTRIC
CHEVY is teasing its new Malibu that's going to go on sale in almost 100 countries and its got a signature design from the past. Plus they are also showing what could be the Corvette of the Future.
CRUISE CONTROL:SAAB UNCERTAIN , ON STAR IN A BOX!
and PRIUS SHORTAGE?
On this hour of Cruise Control with Fred Staab and Les Jackson.
OnStar in a box! : In the past if you did not own a GM car you could not take advantage of turn by turn directions , remote door unlocking and roadside assistance offered by Onstar. This summer that will all change.. OnStar's Greg Ross will tell us why.
CRUISE CONTROL:100TH INDY , CAMARO IN CHINA and RANGE ROVER EVOQUE
Ford takes a page out of Porsche's play book to ensure a smooth Focus launch.
CRUISE CONTROL:FAB 40 MPG, 918 SPYDER and
Its been several weeks since the Earthquake and Tsunami decimated Japan. We are starting to see plenty of changes here in the US manufacturers stopping new vehicle orders, New models being delayed and even certain paint colors not available. We will bring you date.
Fabulous and over 40...MPG that is. Some of the best non hybrid cars that don't burn that much gas or a lot of your money at the pump or the dealership.
CRUISE CONTROL:MOST CONSIDERED BRANDS, PORSCHE CAJUN and NOISE IN THE HILLS
We'll discuss the new Porsche Cajun and the US version of the TATA Nano Two vehicles that could not be more different.
and we introduce you to Rip Clutch Gone Ski!