Here are highlights from the latest episodes of 'Daily Drive', Automotive News' weekday podcast, Sept. 11-14, hosted by Jamie Butters with Kellen Walker.
“You’re going to see profitable EVs. And that comes from doing our architectures from the ground up for batteries and not retrofitting things that were internal combustion.” — Mark Reuss, president of General Motors, who told Automotive News Publisher KC Crain that GM expects to start seeing more profitable EVs after 2025
“[Jeep is] supposed to be the tough, the off-road, freedom-type brand. And … I think having Gladiator kind of go there and be very purposely off-road and be positioned that way is going to help lift the overall brand.” — Jessica Caldwell, executive director of insights at Edmunds, on Jeep’s presence at the Detroit auto show
“I have been in the environmental field since 1980. And, seriously, this is the most exciting times that I’m experiencing.” — Margo Oge, chair of the International Council on Clean Transportation
“There’s an environmental story about every single bit and bob that goes into every single automobile.” — Chris Wells, author and professor of environmental studies at MaCalester College
— Listen to these and other shows at autonews.com/dailydrive.