Episode 163: Just Wood Smoke - Aston Martin Factory, Porsche drops some diesels, FCA seeks classic cash, Alan stands in some snow

This week the chaps discuss progress of the Aston Martin factory, Porsche drops diesels from some of the range, the Rebel Alliance needs a succession plan, council to start charging firms who dig up the road, Alan gets exposed to wood smoke and snow, call for hands-free phone use to be banned, Alan grumbles at the List of the Week and someone drives 20,000 miles in their TVR with only one major issue.

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Episode 161 - Rough Diamond

This week Alan is on his own, so it's a short show. There's some Follow Up on Uber v Waymo, dropped warranties and the Maserati Levante and news from Edinburgh about the cars abandoned in a robot car park, the Rolls Culinain is "a thing", the joys of OTA updates for FCA's U-Connect, Rally Sweden, Goodwood Festival of Speed and many Lists of the Week. Andrew will be back next week and universal balance will be restored.

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Episode 160: Being a bloody idiot - January New Car Registrations, Silly Officials saying silly things, Renault cuts their warranty, Car to Grid scheme

This week the chaps talk about new car registrations figures, silly officials saying silly things, new car-to-grid scheme announced, Renault reduces it's warranty, Gérald Walter has died, Wales to allow closed road racing, lunchtime reading recommendations, 20 concepts we wish were made.

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Episode 158: Enough of a yokel - #Dieselgate still shocks us, Hackney ULEV only streets, Formula E's new car, Difficult WRC Monte Carlo, Really fast taxi

Alan is back! Also, this week has a much more cheerful show, thanks to there being some positive news. However, there is still enough to make you shake your head in a sad way.

Listen to Andrew and Alan discuss how #Dieselgate can still shock us, Qwest finish the Model S estate, Ralph Hosier tells us more about #ProjecSwarm, Hackney propose ULEV only streets, Formula E reveals the new car, WRC Mote Carlo was a toughie, Lotus hatches a plan, plans to curb rouge parking companies, Norway has the best taxi, best pocket rockets and a RHD Raptor.

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Episode 157: Knows his Onions - PSA speaking with Unite, New MOTs sense, Land Rover production, No Brum race, Stupid writing about driver assistance

This week Andrew is flying solo! He discusses PSA and Unite talking, new car MOTs will stay at 3 years, Land Rover reduces production, dodgy meters hold up the roll out of new London Taxis, smokey Focus RS's will get a free fix, Formula E finishes after New York this year, WRC is back, we learn how not to write about driver assistance technology, and trapped cars are found in a car park. 

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Episode 156: With an I - Porsche ordered to answer, New Vauxhall Boss, Project Swarm video, Favourite Car Colours 2018, Autosport International 2018, Formula E in Brum, UK Car of the Year 2018

This week the chaps will be discussing how prosecutors want #Dieselgate answers from Porsche, Andrew moans that people still buy white cars, NCAP reveals which are the best 2017 cars to crash in and they recount their visit to a large shed.

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Episode 155: Put my teeth in - Vauxhall Job Losses, December and 2017 New Car Registration Figures, Nathalie McGloin for President, 50 Must see events in 2018

This week the chaps return for the New Show. They discuss FCA apparently trying to settle their deisel emission issues in the US, GM's attempt to change driverless testing rule wording is clarified, more jobs to go at Vauxhall, December and 2017 new car registration figures discussed, designer of the rotary engine has passed away, UK Government releases consultation on parking and motorway assist technology, Formula E is back, Nathalie McGloin is President of FIA Disability and Accessability Commision, the history of road tax in the UK, the Top 50 events to attend in 2018 and GM is putting podcasts in cars.

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