The Drive with Alan Taylor

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THE DRIVE brings you all the latest automotive news, product reviews, celebrity guests and more. Hosted by award-winning automotive expert, Alan Taylor. For many years, Alan's expertise and quick wit has entertained millions on ABC, CBS, CNN, NBC, FOX, and the Speed Channel.

Location:

Los Angeles, CA

Description:

THE DRIVE brings you all the latest automotive news, product reviews, celebrity guests and more. Hosted by award-winning automotive expert, Alan Taylor. For many years, Alan's expertise and quick wit has entertained millions on ABC, CBS, CNN, NBC, FOX, and the Speed Channel.

Language:

English

Contact:

541-471-1479


Episodes

2023 GM Sierra 1500 Denali Ultimate Takes You To The Moon and Back With Its Smooth Ride | #525

1/21/2023
Alan and BJ Killeen – Automotive Journalist and Voice of Reason begin the show with a talk about the upcoming Barrett-Jackson Automotive Auction in Arizona. BJ shares a few highlights for the event. GMC will be auctioning their 2024 Hummer... The post 2023 GM Sierra 1500 Denali Ultimate Takes You To The Moon and Back With Its Smooth Ride | #525 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:27:15

GM’s Performance Luxury Sedan, the Cadillac CT4 V Black Wing Takes You From Street To The Track At the Push of a Button | #524

1/14/2023
Alan welcomes Lauren Fix, Editor in-Chief for Car Coach Reports. Lauren makes a quick “pit stop”, to discuss the diesel shortage, and how the railroad almost went on strike as Mark Trostle Vice President of Ram and Mopar Design. CES... The post GM’s Performance Luxury Sedan, the Cadillac CT4 V Black Wing Takes You From Street To The Track At the Push of a Button | #524 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:27:18

Move Over George Jetson as the Consumer Electronic Show 2023 Introduces the Aska A5. The “flying car” that is an electric VTOL | #523

1/11/2023
BJ Killeen – automotive journalist and voice of reason welcomes the new year with Alan as they discuss the future of the automobile industry. They will both attend the CES in Las Vegas, the Consumer Electronic Show. Alan shared how... The post Move Over George Jetson as the Consumer Electronic Show 2023 Introduces the Aska A5. The “flying car” that is an electric VTOL | #523 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:27:15

Made in America, 2023 Chevy Corvette Convertible 70th Anniversary Edition and the Exotic 2023 McClaren Artura brings A Bit of Superiority to the track. | #522

12/19/2022
BJ Killeen – Automotive Journalist and Voice of Reason as well as a long-time friend joins Alan to start this episode of “The Drive”. The duo shed a little light on Jay Leno and his article with Haggerty that gives... The post Made in America, 2023 Chevy Corvette Convertible 70th Anniversary Edition and the Exotic 2023 McClaren Artura brings A Bit of Superiority to the track. | #522 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:27:28

MotorTrend’s Car of the Year goes to Hyundai’s Genesis G90 and the KIA EV6 Charges Into the Future | #521

11/19/2022
Alan welcomes BJ Killeen – Automotive Journalist and Voice of Reason as well as a long-time friend. Out with the old and in with the new. Technology and the ability to do everything in the metaverse are taking over. BJ... The post MotorTrend’s Car of the Year goes to Hyundai’s Genesis G90 and the KIA EV6 Charges Into the Future | #521 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:27:25

SEMA 2022, Recycled Rides for the Less Fortunate and Helping Special Forces Veterans Transition, It’s Not Always About the Ride | #520

11/12/2022
BJ Killeen – Automotive Journalist and Voice of Reason join Alan on this episode of “The Drive.” The duo discusses SEMA 2022 and how Ford and GM weren’t there, yet Dodge took up a lot of cubic square feet for... The post SEMA 2022, Recycled Rides for the Less Fortunate and Helping Special Forces Veterans Transition, It’s Not Always About the Ride | #520 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:27:25

Tales From the Crypt and the new Genesis G90 Luxury Sedan Puts A Spell On You | #519

10/29/2022
Joining Alan on this episode of The Drive, is BJ Killeen – Automotive Journalist and Voice of Reason, bringing on tales from the crypt with spooky car tales. The evilest car in America was in 1964, a Dodge 330. Allegedly... The post Tales From the Crypt and the new Genesis G90 Luxury Sedan Puts A Spell On You | #519 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:27:20

From horse buggies and carriages to the Futuristic and Pure Electric, move over George Jettson, the future is here. | #518

10/25/2022
Alan welcomes Josh Hancock – JoshCAR Hollywood Car Consultant as the duo discuss the next step in electric vehicles, synthetic noises! Dodge being a muscle car brand, will those people go to the electric version with synthesized sounds? Will the... The post From horse buggies and carriages to the Futuristic and Pure Electric, move over George Jettson, the future is here. | #518 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:15

Hurricane Ian Leaves a Few High End Vehicle’s afloat as the 2022 KIA EV6 Leaves You Inspired| #517

10/17/2022
Lauren Fix – Editor-in-Chief for Car Coach Reports. starts the show with Alan this week as she shares how the Detroit Auto Show was a bust, except for what Ford and Dodge did. The 2022 Chrysler 300 with a... The post Hurricane Ian Leaves a Few High End Vehicle’s afloat as the 2022 KIA EV6 Leaves You Inspired| #517 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:17

American Muscle continues on with the 2024 Ford Mustang “The Dark Horse” as it stampedes onto the scene | #516

9/24/2022
Alan and Karl Brauer – Automotive Industry Analyst, Forbes Autos Contributor, North American Car and Truck of the Year juror and board member, and Executive Analyst for ISeeCars.com. The Detroit Auto Show last week was a disaster, as both gentlemen... The post American Muscle continues on with the 2024 Ford Mustang “The Dark Horse” as it stampedes onto the scene | #516 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:25

The Sophisticated and Elegant 2023 BMW 840i Luxury Sports Convertible Breezes by as the 2023 Mercedes CLS AMG 53 continues it’s Luxurious Sporting Heritage | #515

9/21/2022
Contributor and friend George Kennedy III – Co-founder of Cartender and Freelance Automotive Journalist for CarGurus, Boston Globe, and U.S. News & World Report starts the show off with Alan, as electric vehicles are the “hot” topic. George has been... The post The Sophisticated and Elegant 2023 BMW 840i Luxury Sports Convertible Breezes by as the 2023 Mercedes CLS AMG 53 continues it’s Luxurious Sporting Heritage | #515 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:30

“Bring Your Trailer” Auction with Richard Rawlings and the Redefined and Exhilarating 2023 Lexus RX 500H | #514

9/12/2022
Alan’s first guest on today’s “The Drive”, is Richard Rawlings – American Entrepreneur and media personality. Star of Fast N’ Loud, Owner of the Gas Monkey Garage. He is selling 92 percent of his car collection. It’s a ” No... The post “Bring Your Trailer” Auction with Richard Rawlings and the Redefined and Exhilarating 2023 Lexus RX 500H | #514 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:26

America’s automotive legacy is moving over for Dodge’s New Concept Electric Charger, that will leave the “Hellcat” purring like a Kitten, | #513

9/12/2022
The “hot” topic of the hour is the insane news that California will ban purchasing internal combustion vehicles as of 2035. This is the 3rd time they have threatened to do so. Eleven states are planning to jump on the... The post America’s automotive legacy is moving over for Dodge’s New Concept Electric Charger, that will leave the “Hellcat” purring like a Kitten, | #513 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:24

The 2023 Genesis G90 Luxury Sedan sets the mood, as the Bodacious AMG Mercedes E53 Class Cabriolet says it will outrun the sun | #512

9/2/2022
Ed Justice Jr. – Justice Brothers, Inc. President and CEO starts the show with Alan and the controversial news of California banning the sale of any internal combustion vehicles by the year 2035. Can they do that? Both men attended... The post The 2023 Genesis G90 Luxury Sedan sets the mood, as the Bodacious AMG Mercedes E53 Class Cabriolet says it will outrun the sun | #512 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:25

“Roadkill Nights”, Street Legal Racing Powered by Dodge, and introducing the next generation 2023 Nissan Z, Packing Power in Style | #511

8/15/2022
Contributor and long-time friend, BJ Killeen – Automotive Journalist and Voice of Reason start today’s show inquiring about Alan’s new automobile purchase, the 2005 Maserati Spyder Cambio Corsa. He couldn’t pass it up with only 11,000 original miles. What a... The post “Roadkill Nights”, Street Legal Racing Powered by Dodge, and introducing the next generation 2023 Nissan Z, Packing Power in Style | #511 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:28

If The “Crown” Fits, Wear It! The Global introduction of the 2023 Toyota Crown Hybrid Sedan | #510

7/28/2022
Alan welcomes contributor and friend Karl Brauer – Automotive Industry Analyst, Forbes Autos Contributor, North American Car and Truck of the Year juror and board member and Executive Analyst for ISeeCars.com. The guys discuss a recent study on how many... The post If The “Crown” Fits, Wear It! The Global introduction of the 2023 Toyota Crown Hybrid Sedan | #510 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:17

The New King Of The Hill, Ford’s 2023 F150 Raptor R, It’s Scary Fast!| #509

7/20/2022
Lauren Fix – Editor In-Chief for Car Coach Reports starts today’s show with a discussion on how the internet manipulates its content. She goes on to share where half of our 727 million barrels of reserve fuel or “sweet crude... The post The New King Of The Hill, Ford’s 2023 F150 Raptor R, It’s Scary Fast!| #509 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:27

GOING JURASSIC – The 2022 Ford F150 Raptor Claws Its Way Through The Competition | #508

7/9/2022
Alans first guest is Karl Brauer – Automotive Industry Analyst, Forbes Autos Contributor, North American Car and Truck of the Year juror and board member and Executive Analyst for ISeeCars.com. Karl has been in Ingolstadt, Germany courtesy of Volkswagen Automotive... The post GOING JURASSIC – The 2022 Ford F150 Raptor Claws Its Way Through The Competition | #508 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:23

It’s A Mad, Mad World | #507

7/5/2022
BJ Killeen – Automotive Journalist and Voice of Reason opens the show with Alan as they discuss “color” depreciation. Alan quickly wants to know if his choice of color on his new Jeep Wrangler Rubicon was the right one. BJ... The post It’s A Mad, Mad World | #507 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:23

Myths and Legends | #506

6/18/2022
Alan welcomes Lauren Fix, Editor in-Chief for Car Coach Reports. Lauren shares that in her area of Buffalo, NY, gas jumped overnight from $5.85 to $6.09. Who’s to blame? The GOVERNMENT! Lauren says that oil manufacturers are in the business... The post Myths and Legends | #506 appeared first on THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor.

Duration:01:24:24