Driving to the Future on KLRU-Q 10/15

On October 15, 2013, KLRU-Q features a special marathon about the makings of old and new cars.

8:00 pm – New Car Preview 2014 
MotorWeek, television’s original automotive magazine, teams up with Internet automotive pioneer cars.com, to review the most important new cars and trucks of the 2014 model and calendar years. During this fast paced hour, viewers will hear candid in-depth impressions from the editors of cars.com and the producers of MotorWeek on the watershed vehicles of 2014. The New Car Preview 2014 will not just focus on “what’s new”, but also on how each car design is coping with the demand for higher fuel economy without compromising interior room and overall performance. Find out about the star cars of tomorrow, today on the New Car Preview 2014; co-hosted by industry veteran and long-time MotorWeek series’ host, John Davis and cars.com senior editor, Joe Wiesenfelder.

9:00pm – 3 Straight Episodes of Mystery Cars! 
Buick Wildcat II and Y- Job
The making of Buick models the Wildcat II and the Y-Job.

Buick XP – 300
How the Buick XP – 300 epitomized post-war American automotive design.

General Motors’ 1953 Futurliner Bus
The significance of General Motors’ 1953 Futurliner Bus.