The Drive with Alan Taylor: Ford’s next generation of toughness

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In this week’s episode of “The Drive with Alan Taylor,” automotive journalist BJ Killeen joins Taylor to chat about their visit to Barrett Jackson’s Las Vegas auction and the surprising number of minibikes on the docket.

Killeen then shares her experience driving around in the new Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport SUV. While impressed with its solid driving capabilities, she expresses her disappointment with the interior lacking accessories found in other luxury vehicles.

Switching focus to another new SUV on the market, George Kennedy III – co-founder of Cartender and freelance journalist for CarGurus, Boston Globe, and U.S. News & World Report – shares his thoughts on the Kia Sorento and what makes it unique.

Kennedy and Taylor then talk about the new Ford F-350 Tremor and its impressive towing capabilities.

Wrapping up the show, Taylor and the president and CEO of McCall events Gordon McCall discuss the anticipated happenings at the Quail MotorSports Gathering at the upcoming Monterey car week.

Episode Highlights:

[00:00:00] – Barrett Jackson
[00:07:17] – Mini Bikes
[00:12:30] – Atlas Cross Sport
[00:19:52] – Kia Sorento
[00:29:22] – Headroom and Legroom
[00:35:53] – F350 Tremor
[00:42:14] – Quail Motorsports
[00:49:07] – Get Your Ticket
[00:54:46] – Monterey Car Week
[01:02:06] – Laguna Seca Raceway
[01:11:06] – Gremlin
[01:18:07] – U.S.S Abraham Lincoln

To learn more about “The Drive with Alan Taylor” visit the podcast’s website.

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