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John McElroy

johnmcelroy John McElroyJohn McElroy is the host of “Autoline Daily” the first industry webcast of industry news and analysis. He is also the host of the television program “Autoline This Week,” an Emmy Award-winning, weekly half-hour discussion program featuring top automotive executives and journalists. McElroy also hosts “Autoline After Hours,” the first regularly scheduled live webcast about the industry. The shows can be seen online at www.autoline.tv McElroy also broadcasts daily segments on WWJ Newsradio 950, the CBS affiliate in Detroit. He writes a monthly op-ed article for Ward’s Auto World.

His past experience includes five years at Detroit Editor for Road & Track, and as the American correspondent for World Cars, which was published by the Automotive Club of Italy. He was also invited to write the annual automotive entry for the Encyclopedia Britannica Yearbook. He spent most of his career at the trade magazine Automotive Industries where he ultimately rose to Editorial Director.

McElroy has appeared as an automotive expert on ABC World News Tonight, CBS News, and NBC Nightly News. He is often interviewed by CNN, NPR, and CBC in Canada. He is frequently asked to speak to automakers, suppliers and industry organizations. He is on the jury for the North American Car and Truck of the Year awards.

McElroy has won numerous awards for editorial excellence, particularly the Jesse H. Neal award in 1984 for his series titled, “Inside Japan,” and in 1995 and 1997 for his Editorial opinion pieces. In 1997 he was named “Communicator of the Year” by the Sales and Marketing Executives of Detroit. He was awarded first place in the International Wheels Awards in 2004 for his television documentary “The Woodward Avenue Dream Cruise” and in 2005 for his documentary “Challenge Bibendum” and second place in 2006 for “A Car Is Born.”

John McElroy is a thorough student of the industry as a print journalist, television and radio broadcaster, analyst and lecturer. He can be reached at:
Blue Sky Productions
24021 Research Drive
Farmington Hills, MI 48335
734-542-7000
jmcelroy@blueskyproductions.tv

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Styling Secrets Of A Car Designer

Want to know one of the styling secrets designers use to come up with a cool looking car?

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/03/2011

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Who Should Help Reduce U.S. Dependence On Oil?

About once a decade, there’s a big fight to force car companies to do more to reduce our dependence on oil. But what about all the other industries that use oil?

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2011

Real-Time Gas Prices From A GPS?

Several automakers are offering a way for drivers to search for the cheapest gas prices while they drive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2011

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Audi Has Edge Over Competition’s In-Car Navigation Systems

When it comes to navigation systems, some auto makers do better than others. But, nobody comes close to offering the kind of navagition system that Audi does.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/22/2011

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