Cadillac showcased its new SUV, the XT4 at LA Auto Show

#62, LA Auto Show, Day 2: Cadillac SUV, Baja 1000, Prestone

Welcome to Day 2 of The Weekly Driver Podcast's special coverage of AutoMobility LA and the LA Auto Show. Today (Nov. 28) was the opening...
The Byton has a 49-inch touchscreen interface.

#61, LA Auto Show, Day 1: Byton concept, new Airstream

Welcome to our special podcast episodes from AutoMobility LA and the Los Angeles Auto Show. For the past few years, AutoMobility LA has showcased the...
Ray Elliott, a veteran tow truck driver in the San Francisco Bay Area filming the accident in which he's about to be involved.

#60, Bay Area tow truck driver videos interstate idiots

Ray Elliott of Los Gatos, California has been a tow truck driver in the Silicon Valley for more 20 years. He witnesses stupidity on...
Manufacturer specialists, once know as Sirens are an enduring tradition of the LA Auto Show.

#59, Technology, Chinese influence on tap for LA Auto Show

The LA Auto Show began more 100 years ago and it's always changed with trends in the automotive industry — pick-up trucks to alternative...
Lexus took the top spot in the 2018 Consumer Reports' reliability survey.

#58 Consumer Reports’ expert discusses reliability survey

Mike Quincy is an expert among car experts. For nearly 20 years, he's purchased, driven and evaluated cars for Consumer Reports. The well-respected magazine and...
The Jeep Wrangler and Jeep Wrangler Liimited shared top honors on the recent iSeeCars.com as the vehicles with the least depreciation after five years of ownership.

#57, Jeep gets depreciation honors, Nissan Leaf falls

Depreciation isn't often the top priority for car buyers, but it's particularly important for consumers who keep their cars for many years. The online...

56, Distracted driving now includes ‘Netflixiing’

Laura Adams knows as much as about distracted driving as anyone. But her knowledge isn’t from experiences as a driver or passenger. She’s as...
New vehicles with manual transmissions are more difficult to purchase and are becoming more desirable in vintage and exotic cars.

55, Farewell manual transmissions except in collectibles

Chris Warren, sales manager for Premier Financial Services in Florida, knows the vintage car market well. He works for the prominent national company that...

#54, Sacramento designer digs her 1986 Jeep Wagoneer

Kerrie Kelly knows style. She owns a design company and works in a home office worthy of recognition in an upscale home decor magazine....
Vehicle cyber attacks are an increasing concern.

Episode 53, New cars ‘mobile attack spaces on wheels’

Steve Povolny is head of the Advanced Threat Research Lab at McAfee in Hillsboro, Oregon. He's not a fearmonger, but he has concerns about...
Sacramento race car driver Joe Hand will compete Sept. 7-9 at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca.

Episode 52, Car driver Joey Hand talks racing, family

Joey Hand is among the country's most versatile race car drivers. He's competed as a solo driver on more than a half-dozen series through...
A 1976 Volkswagen Bus was used as part of the display for Helinox during Outdoor Retailer Summer Market in Denver.

Episode #51, Colorado conversion man marries VW, Subaru

Vendors at the yearly Outdoor Retailer Show do an impressive job of attracting customers. But none of the companies had a better presentation than...