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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: 38

Broadcast date: July 19, 2020

Guest: Jeanette Casselano

Summer Road-Trip Tips, 2020 Ford Bronco

With host Tom Appel off this week, co-hosts Damon Bell and Jill Ciminillo start off the show by discussing the highly anticipated and long-awaited reveal of the 2021 Ford Bronco and Bronco Sport. Jeanette Casselano, Director of External Communications for the American Automobile Association (AAA), joins us to talk about AAA’s summer-travel forecast report, how to get your vehicle ready for a road trip, and how to travel safely during the pandemic. Damon and Jill discuss their test-drive experiences in the Toyota RAV4 Prime and Prius Prime plug-in hybrids, and also discuss Nissan’s unveiling of its first pure-electric crossover SUV: the Nissan Ariya.

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: 2021 Ford Bronco

First Look: 2021 Ford Bronco Sport


First Look: 2022 Nissan Ariya

Test Drive: 2019 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Limited

More Consumer Guide Test Drives


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Drive, She Said (Jill’s blog)


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Tom on the Nick Digilio Show

Tom on Green Sense Radio

Tom on the Stan Milam Show

Used Car Sales Recovery


Summer Road-Trip Tips