Tom Appel and Damon Bell
Consumer Guide Car Stuff Podcast

Whether you drive a car, need a car, or just occasionally bum a ride with friends, you’ve come to the right place. Join the editors of Consumer Guide Automotive as they break down everything that’s going on in the auto world. New-car reviews, shopping tips, driving green, electric cars, classic cars, and plenty of great guests. This is the Consumer Guide Car Stuff Podcast.

Episode: 45

Broadcast date: September 6, 2020

Guest: Sam Fiorani

GM/Honda Partnership, Jeep Grand Wagoneer

Host Tom Appel and co-hosts Jill Ciminillo and Damon Bell kick off the show by discussing Jeep’s revival of its Grand Wagoneer name on an all-new premium large SUV. Sam Fiorani, Vice President of Global Vehicle Forecasting for AutoForecast Solutions, joins us to talk about the GM and Honda’s recently announced partnership, the Jeep Grand Wagoneer concept vehicle, and the proper way to make a PB&J sandwich. Tom has a “front-wheel drive or rear-wheel drive” quiz for Damon and Jill, and Damon runs down the latest articles on the Consumer Guide Daily Drive blog–including a review flashback on the 2004 Mercury Marauder.

Back Episode Index and Live Stream

The Consumer Guide Car Stuff Podcast is broadcast every Sunday on Chicago’s WCPT AM 820 at 1:00 PM CST.


Discussed this week:

First Look: Jeep Grand Wagoneer Concept

Grand Wagoneer Concept Image Gallery

Auto Forecast Solutions on Youtube

Quick Spin: 2021 Toyota Supra 2.0 (egg yolk car)

Review Flashback! 2004 Mercury Marauder

Forgotten Concept: Dodge Ram T-Rex 6×6

More Consumer Guide Test Drives


Follow the crew:

The CG Daily Drive Blog

Car Stuff Facebook Page

Consumer Guide on Twitter

Tom on Twitter

Damon on Twitter

Jill on Twitter

Sam Fiorani on Twitter

Drive, She Said (Jill’s blog)


Tom on the radio:

Tom on the Nick Digilio Show

Tom on Green Sense Radio

Tom on the Stan Milam Show


The Crew

GM/Honda Partnership


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