The Auto Express Podcast is a weekly car show where you can digest the latest news, the most exciting reviews and behind-the-scenes stories you won’t hear anywhere else! Each Wednesday, join host Vicki Butler-Henderson and members of the Auto Express team as we delve right into the heart of the automotive world. Subscribe now, and follow us on Twitter @AutoExpressPod for regular updates. Find out more at www.autoexpress.co.uk/podcast.
#46 Mike Brewer on car dealing and TV stardom * Reborn Renault 5 * Alpine’s electric future
This week, TV’s Mike Brewer is the special guest on the Auto Express podcast. The star of Wheeler Dealers joins hosts Steve Fowler and Alex Ingram to discuss his path from the used car forecourt to global TV star. The team examine the new Ioniq 5 and mull over the latest developments from Renault and Alpine, including its forthcoming electric hatchbacks, while Hugo Griffiths answers more of your burning motoring questions.
#45 F1 star Karun Chandhok speaks * Hot Hyundai Kona N * New Smart SUV * Mercedes MBUX Hyperscreen
This week on the Auto Express podcast, host Vicki Butler-Henderson, editor-in-chief Steve Fowler and chief reviewer Sean Carson are joined by ex-Formula One driver Karun Chandhok. He discusses his rise to the top, and what it’s like to be a poacher turned gamekeeper while commentating on Sky F1. The team mull over the new Hyundai Kona N, Smart’s forthcoming SUV and Mercedes’ stunning MBUX Hyperscreen, while we answer more of your motoring questions.
#44 Former Aston Martin boss Andy Palmer speaks * Vauxhall's VXR rebirth * 2021’s hottest new cars
Dr Andy Palmer is the special guest on the first Auto Express podcast of 2021. He talks about EVs, the Palmer Foundation and his career at Aston Martin and Nissan. Andy is joined by Vicki Butler-Henderson, Steve Fowler and John McIlroy to discuss the week’s biggest stories, including the rebirth of Vauxhall’s VXR brand and the BMW X8. The team reveal the cars they’re most looking forward to in 2021, and Hugo Griffiths drops in to answer more of your motoring questions.
#43 Sébastien Loeb interview * The future of Jaguar * Hennessey Venom F5 * Vicki’s highlights of the year
This week on the Auto Express podcast, Vicki Butler-Henderson is joined by Steve Fowler and John McIlroy. The team discuss what lies ahead for Jaguar and mull over the £1.5m, 300mph Hennessey Venom F5. John grills World Rally legend Sébastien Loeb on WRC and his future in the Dakar. The team reveal their own personal highlights from the podcast and the cars they’ve driven in 2021, plus Hugo Griffiths answers more of your motoring questions.
#42 Lotus Elise at 25 * Ford Mustang Mach-E driven * Why drink-driving could cost you £70k
On this week’s Auto Express podcast, Vicki Butler-Henderson is joined by Steve Fowler and Hugo Griffiths. Steve reveals what it’s like to drive the Tesla-rivalling Ford Mustang Mach-E, and whether it’s a car worthy of the iconic pony badge. Hugo breaks down the costs of a drink-drive conviction, that could total a staggering £70,000, while the Hyundai Tucson and a new Bentley Blower go under the spotlight. Vicki, Sean and Hugo salute the iconic Lotus Elise, which is 25 years old, plus more of your motoring questions are answered.
#41 Tiff Needell talks EVs and motorsport * Radical new Kia Sportage * Could Porsche save the combustion engine?
This week on the Auto Express podcast, special guest Tiff Needell joins us. He speaks to hosts Vicki Butler-Henderson, Steve Fowler and James Brodie about his life in motorsport and subsequent TV career. The team also mull over Kia’s product plans, including the radical new Sportage, Toyota’s electric crossover and how Porsche’s eFuel program could save the combustion engine. And as ever, more of your motoring questions are answered.
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The content and banter is excellent. The guests they have are always of interest. To be fair I would listen to Vicki BH reading from the phone book (they’re still a thing right?).