Episode 22 starts by introducing our newest member to the AutoBird Podcast team, Justin Loyear joining us from Cheers and Gears. Moving into the garage we talk about the Buick Enclave I was in for the past week. We then move along to the major news of the week segment. This week included-
- Hyundai Hands Equus Owners iPad Instead of Car Manual/ Hyundai Plans Revamped Dealership Experience for Equus Customers
- Mazda Sky Engines Promise Diesel in 2012/ Mazda licenses Toyota’s Hybrid Synergy Drive
- March Sales numbers: Toyota way up
Next came our main topics which their were quite a few but they all centered on the New York Auto Show. This week the topics included discussion on the 2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid & Sonata Turbo, 2011 Kia Optima/Forte Hatch/Sportage, Scions, 2011 Nissan Juke, Chevrolet Cruze Eco and RS, 2011 Hyundai Equus, and last but certainly not least the 2011 Infiniti QX56.
Last we discuss the past week on our respective blogs, Cheers and Gears, AutoBird Blog and Accelerate Mpls. The week in review included- my updated Name That Car: Sebring or 200C, Innovative Ford Fiesta Movement Campaign Stirs Interest, and Name That Car: Dodge Durango or Magnum. Justin had a post on the March sales numbers along with a short recap of the New York Auto Show. Colin had posts on Top 20 Vehicles in March and a post about Craigslist Confessionals by the one and only William Maley.