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Broadcast date: June 6, 2021
Guest: John Biel
BMW 2002 History; 2022 Toyota Corolla Cross
With co-host Jill Ciminillo out on assignment this week, host Tom Appel and co-host Damon Bell start the show by discussing Ford’s forthcoming Maverick compact pickup truck and a host of Toyota new vehicles, including the 2022 Corolla Cross subcompact SUV. Collectible Automobile magazine Editor-in-Chief John Biel joins us to chat about the great features in the August 2021 issue, including detailed histories of the 1968-76 BMW 2002 and 1978-80 Pontiac Grand Prix. Tom has a quiz on 1983-model-year vehicles for Damon and John, and Damon runs down the latest articles on the Consumer Guide Daily Drive blog, including a test-drive review of the 2021 BMW M5 Competition and 2021 Toyota Supra 3.0 Premium.
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Discussed this week:
Collectible Automobile Magazine (current issue)
Cheap Wheels: 1995-99 BMW 318ti
Test Drive: 2021 Toyota Supra 3.0 Premium
6 Cool Things about the 2021 BMW M5 Competition
Loose-Ends Madness! A Gallery of Strange and Obscure Car Ads