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Behind the Wheel Podcast 507
July 01, 2018 08:38 PM PDT
It's a sad day - our last edition of the Behind the Wheel Podcast.
June 24, 2018 05:37 PM PDT
Toyota won the 24 hour Le Mans race for the first time last weekend. That’s pretty good news. What’s better is they’ve committed to building a road going version of the car that won the race.
It’ll be a hypercar capable of beating promised hypercars from Mercedes Benz and Aston Martin. James Lang from Toyota will join us with details.
BMW have launched a raft of new models recently. Lenore Fletcher will be on the phone with news on the new X5, an all new Z4 and a stunning new 8 Series.
The Electric Vehicle council released their State of Electric Vehicle Report for Australia. It won’t surprise many of you that Australia is lagging behind the rest of the world. Behyad Jafari, CEO of the EV Council breaks it down for us.
Joel Helmes has been driving a four-cylinder version of the Kia Stinger. Is it better then the twin turbo V6, or is there an even better Kia on the market?
Simon Lai has had the keys to a funky new SUV - Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross. It kind of looks like him, so we expect he'll want to buy one. We'll find out if that's true.
And, we give an in depth look at the supercharged V6 Jaguar F-Pace 35t - just wait till you hear that engine note!Behind the Wheel Podcast 505
June 17, 2018 08:15 PM PDT
Another enormous edition of Behind the Wheel…
There’s been news from Porsche - their Mission E Electric Concept Car finally has been confirmed as a production car & it has a name. There's a new 911 Speedster concept too, Chris Jordan from Porsche will call in with all the details.
Kia has unveiled an electric car called the Niro in Seoul. With a range of 400km +, wrapped in a body that looks like the current day Sportage, there's a lot to be excited about. Kevin Hepworth, Marketing Manager from Kia Australia has all the details for us.
Joel Helmes has been driving an enormous van. More enormous than you could ever imagine. You'll need to tune in to find out how big.
Simon has had the keys to the Alfa Romeo Guilia. It hasn't broken down once, and apparently its really nice. We'll find out why he thinks it's so good.
Pete will really take you around the block in the latest Range Rover Evoque. It's genuine this week after all of last weeks promises!
And Chris & Pete will debate the value of the 7 seat offering from NIssan - the latest Pathfinder.
Rachel Franco wants to chat mobile phones & cars. She's stern, but still Rachel, so it makes for an interesting discussion.
Belt up - it's on again for another week!Behind the Wheel Podcast 504
June 12, 2018 02:18 AM PDT
Behind the Wheel has lots on this week…
June 03, 2018 05:07 PM PDT
Anyone would think it was Bastille Day with the French flavour of this weeks edition of Behind the Wheel.
Tyson Bowen from Peugeot & Citreon takes us through what is next on the agenda for the car marques here in Australia.
Joel & Pete have a great yarn about the latest Citroen C3, and Pete takes us around the block for a drive in it.
Chris is excited about a Korean Car, and no, it's not the Kia Stinger. It comes from Kia's sister brand, Hyundai. It's their first ever performance offering and Chris is confident they've nailed on the first attempt with the i30N. And just wait till you hear it!
Rachel Franco returns, with a bit of extra attitude this week. It's so worth listening too, even though she's a bit shirty, she has good reason to be.
Settle in, turn it up and enjoy another week of talking cars on Behind the Wheel.Behind the Wheel Podcast 502
May 28, 2018 01:44 AM PDT
Over 2 billion witnessed the first ever all-electric E-Type Jag last weekend during Harry & Meghan’s wedding.
We’ll talk to James Scrimshaw from Jaguar to get all the details.
Speaking of Jag’s, Pete will take us around the block in the all-new E-Pace.
Chris will take you around the block in the new people mover from Peugeot - the 5008. Or is it an SUV?
Volkswagen are laying on the performance upgrades for the GTi. Paul Pottinger from VW has all the details.
Joel Helmes has been driving the updated version of the Nissan Navara
And Rachel Franco is just back from a road trip. She has some interesting rituals she goes through before heading off.Behind the Wheel Podcast 0501
May 20, 2018 06:39 PM PDT
This week on the Behind the Wheel Podcast we find out all about Tesla's now famous tow-test.
We get the details too on some spectacular cars going under the hammer at a big classic car auction on in Gosford NSW.
Listen in for an update on some all-new models from BMW.
Joel Helmes lets us know all about the Haval H2, the Chinese SUV brands small crossover SUV.
Simon Lai with a review of the new-generation Toyota Camry Hybrid.
While Rachel Franco tells us all about her road trip to Tamworth.Behind the Wheel Podcast 500
May 13, 2018 08:04 PM PDT
It's our 500th show! And we chat with Joel Helmes, the man who kicked-off Behind the Wheel nearly 11 years ago.
Also on this milestone show we talk Kia Stinger, Chris and Peter take the Volkswagen Golf R Grid for a drive and Simon tells us about his time in the Toyota Yaris.
We get the lowdown on the new-generation Porsche Cayenne from Porsche PR man, Chris Jordan.
And the new XC40 small SUV from Volvo has just landed in Australia, the guys talk to David Pickett from Volvo about all the nuts and bolts behind the new offering.
While Rachel Franco is along with a list of some of the most disappointing cars we've seen on the roads in recent years.Behind the Wheel Podcast 499
May 06, 2018 10:48 PM PDT
A really big show on the cards this week.
April 29, 2018 09:53 PM PDT
On this week's edition of Behind the Wheel, we’ll give you the best advice available for getting out of a speeding ticket. Well, the absolute best advice is don’t speed, but apparently there are other ways and things you should consider if a fine arrives in the mail. Effie Zahos, from Money Magazine, will join us with the details.
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