Tue, 31 May 2016
Driving the Tesla Model X SUV feels just like a taller Model S. But many gee-whiz features reduce utility or are over-complicated, like the falcon-wing doors. GM adjusts fuel economy measurements for some SUVs and we discuss the redesigned GMC Acadia.
Direct download: 1604ATC_Talking_Cars_95.mp3
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Thu, 19 May 2016
Two new cars join the Consumer Reports test fleet, the Kia Sportage and the Jaguar XF. Both highlight the design trends of their respective manufacturers; the Kia improves on the earlier-released Hyundai Tucson, and Jaguar is rebuilding their mainstream fleet.
Direct download: 1605ATC_Talking_Cars_Episode_94.mp3
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Mon, 9 May 2016
Mitsubishi admits to incorrect fuel economy numbers, and Snapchat is criticized for having a feature that may tempt teenage drivers to speed. Chrysler recalls confusing shifters, and we discuss the Mini Clubman.
Direct download: 1604ATC_Talking_Cars_93.mp3
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