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08-03-2010, 06:54 PM
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Chris Shunk, Sam Abuelsamid and Dan Roth are back for Episode #188 of the Autoblog Podcast. Topics this time around include rumors of a Ford Flex/Lincoln MKT phase-out after 2013, changes to the way NHTSA crash rating scores are given, patent images that could be the next Chrysler Sebring and the Chevrolet Cruze. Your feedback is incorporated throughout this hour and twenty minute extravaganza, too. Thanks for listening, see you next time!

Autoblog Podcast #189 - Flex sunsetting, NHTSA stars, saleable Sebrings and a cruise in the Cruze


In the Autoblog Garage:
Ford F250 Super Duty (http://www.autoblog.com/model/challenger)
Ford Mustang GT Convertible
Hyundai Sonata SE (http://www.autoblog.com/model/sienna)

News:

NHTSA updates its crash-test procedure (http://www.autoblog.com/2010/07/29/nhtsa-to-update-5-star-testing-process/)
Chrysler 200C patent drawings and Sebring plant staffing boost (http://www.autoblog.com/2010/08/02/chrysler-reportedly-confirms-second-shift-900-hires-at-sebring/)
Ford Flex/Lincoln MKT being phased out (http://www.autoblog.com/2010/08/02/report-lincoln-mkt-ford-flex-to-be-phased-out-at-the-end-of-20/)
Chevrolet Cruze first drive (http://www.autoblog.com/2010/07/31/2011-chevrolet-cruze-first-drive-review-road-test/) Hosts:
Dan Roth (http://www.autoblog.com/bloggers/dan-roth), Sam Abuelsamid (http://www.autoblog.com/bloggers/sam-abuelsamid), Chris Shunk (http://www.autoblog.com/bloggers/chris-shunk)

Runtime: 84:26

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