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Lexus GX 460, 2020 NACTOY, Volvo XC Lineup, and GMC Sierra AT4 | #387
If you're like us, your vehicle isn't just your mode of transportation. It's an escape, a release, and a form of therapy. Automotive Journalist, BJ Killeen, and Alan chat about the therapeutic value of cars, and BJ gives her review on the Lexus GX 460. Then, Motorsports Journalist for Autoweek, Automobile Magazine, and Grassroots Motorsports, Steven Cole Smith, discusses the 2020 NACTOY nominees for best car, truck, and SUV of the year. We also find out why the Dodge Charger Hellcat is his top pick for car he'd spend the rest of his life driving. Next up, JoshCAR Hollywood Car Consultant, Josh Hancock, fills us in on the amazing design for the mars rovers in the new Brad Pitt movie, Ad Astra, and reviews the Volvo XC40. Changing lanes, Automotive Journalist and World Traveler, Sue Mead, regails us with tales of sleeping under the stars while trekking 4000 miles across the Australian Outback before gushing about her experience at the Volvo test drive event in Banff, Canada. With a lineup of Volvo XC utility vehicles, journalists at the event really got a taste of the diversity, style, comfort, and capability of these vehicles. Closing out the show, Host of TheDrivesSeat, Ron Doron, discusses the difference between the Chevrolet Silverado and the GMC Sierra AT4. GMC has really been stepping up their game and revolutionizing the tailgate and towing world. Tune in to learn more.
[00:00:00] Cars Are a Form of Therapy
[00:06:13] Lexus GX 460 Still on Outdated Platform
[00:12:33] Positive Points on the Lexus GX 460
[00:19:52] Best Car For the Rest of Your Life?
[00:27:51] 2020 NACTOY Nominees Are In
[00:35:53] 2020 NACTOY SUV and Car Nominee List
[00:42:13] Interesting Rovers Made for Ad Astra
[00:47:03] Volvo Now Sits Among Luxury Greats
[00:54:44] Australia Report and Volvo Stepping Up
[01:02:04] An Experience With Volvo in Banff, CDN
[01:12:30] Multipro: Swiss Army Knife of Tailgates
[01:18:05] GMC Revolutionizes Tailgates and Towing…read more