Wheels with Tom Blocker

WBT's Morning News w/ Bo Thompson
December 17, 2019 - 6:34 am
Wheels with Tom Blocker: Fiat Chrysler and Groupe PSA, the owner of Peugeot, agreed to combine forces to create the world's fourth-largest carmaker by production volume. Top story this year - Lee Iacoca passed away this year. Prediction for 2020 - awesome high performance vehicles.
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WBT's Morning News w/ Bo Thompson
December 10, 2019 - 7:05 am
Wheels with Tom Blocker: Chevy Suburban is the first vehicle to receive a Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame after 1,700 movie appearances. Station wagons disappearing.
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WBT's Morning News w/ Bo Thompson
December 03, 2019 - 6:30 am
Wheels with Tom Blocker: Discussion of autonomous cars and a few years ago we were supposed to be there by 2020 - not even close, not nearly ready. Looks even further away. Still 12 years away.
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WBT's Morning News w/ Bo Thompson
November 19, 2019 - 6:45 am
Wheels with Tom Blocker: Drunk Driving Could Come to an End Forever as Soon as 2024, Government Says. New bipartisan Senate bill calls for onboard testing in every new car to prevent it from starting if driver's BAC is 0.08 or higher. Benefits of rotary engines.
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WBT's Morning News w/ Bo Thompson
November 12, 2019 - 6:40 am
Wheels with Tom Blocker: Third quarter of this year, there were more electric cars sold than stick shift vehicles, which were only 1% of sales. New Corvette will only be automatic transmission. Only 40 car models offer manuals.
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WBT's Morning News w/ Bo Thompson
November 05, 2019 - 6:44 am
Wheels with Tom Blocker: Ford Motor Company will make billions in investments in its workforce and plants, part of a new contract reached with the United Auto Workers that provides pay increases and avoids a strike. Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot expected to sign binding merger deal. Flying cars coming?
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WBT's Morning News w/ Bo Thompson
October 29, 2019 - 6:25 am
Wheels with Tom Blocker: Production is up and running at 55 General Motors Co. facilities after six weeks off for the United Auto Workers national strike against the Detroit automaker.
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WBT's Morning News w/ Bo Thompson
October 22, 2019 - 6:05 am
Wheels with Tom Blocker: The UAW General Motors strike may be end soon. UAW-GM workers nationwide will be heading to their union halls to vote. GM might bring back Hummer as electric vehicle,
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WBT's Morning News w/ Bo Thompson
October 15, 2019 - 6:04 am
Wheels with Tom Blocker: Week 5 of the strike: General Motors, in its negotiations with the UAW, has cost Ford a lot of money. Ford employs the most hourly workers in the United States and as a result pays more for health care. So any costs that GM negotiates in what is seen as a master contract...
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WBT's Morning News w/ Bo Thompson
October 08, 2019 - 6:39 am
Wheels with Tom Blocker: The United Auto Workers’ strike against GM, now in its fourth week, is continuing to effect the automaker’s operations. No GM cars built in that time, parts shortages appearing.
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