Fri, 6 September 2019
This week we share our first impressions of the Audi A6 including its all-new drivetrain and the waning relevance of sedans in the luxury market. Plus, our experts talk about the impact of Ford announcing plans for an all-electric F-150 pickup and a newly released NTSB report on a Tesla crash in California. We also answer your questions about bumper-to-bumper warranties and maintenance tips to keep your car running over 200K miles.
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0:25 - Ford electric vehicle lineup
0:50 - Ford F-150 EV prototype hauls 6625 tons
2:25 - Ford invests in Rivian
6:35 - NTSB report on Tesla crash
9:18 - 2019 Audi A6
11:25 - 2019 Audi Q3
15:20 - Audience Questions
15:29 - Video Question #1: Maintenance tips to get your car over the 200K mark
18:07- Question #2: Wet/dry braking test temperature and winter tire performance
21:44 - Question #3: Should I buy an extended warranty?
Self-Driving System Rankings: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X06tXpg7yiA
2018 Ford F-150 Quick Drive: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wGEmjjPCCeQ
2018 New York Auto Show: 2019 Audi A6: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8mi32u6gP6w
2016 Audi A6 Quick Drive: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=em2A17WHAoY
2019 Audi A8 Quick Drive: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dFEoDauMylY
2015 Audi Q3 Quick Drive: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pp5hc4GGSI8
Tesla Model S That Crashed Into Fire Truck Had Autopilot Engaged: https://www.consumerreports.org/car-safety/tesla-model-s-that-crashed-into-fire-truck-had-autopilot-engaged/
2019 Audi A6 Offers Impressive Composure and Performance: https://www.consumerreports.org/luxury-sedans/2019-audi-a6-first-drive-review/
2019 Audi Q3 Is Bigger and Better Equipped in Redesign: https://www.consumerreports.org/suvs/2019-audi-q3-suv-preview/