THE DRIVE with Alan Taylor puts you in the driver’s seat for a unique, fast paced look at today’s automotive industry. This is your pedal-to-the-metal, two-hour thrill ride devoted to the latest car news, test-drive results, how-to tips car maintenance tips, auto show coverage, expert insights and behind-the-scenes race day action. Don’t miss exclusive interviews with executives, athletes, celebrities and prominent news-makers from around the world.
Find out what it’s like to jump behind the wheel for a test drive of the Jaguiar F-TYPE on one of Spain’s most challenging stretches of hair pin winding roads. Go with Alan to Iceland for a zip around a track in subzero weather. Sit with some of the most powerful auto execs, celebrities and car guys around the world.
THE DRIVE is also your source for news and insights from NASCAR, IMCA and ASA Sprint Car and Truck Racing, including Super Stock, Street Stock, Super Dirt, Modified and Late Model Racing. Get track side insights and behind-the-scenes info from industry leaders, drivers, designers, crews and legendary racing figures. Listen in on chats with auto buffs and collectors like Jay Leno, Tim Allen, Mario Andretti, Ali Afshar, Mickey Jones, Jesse James, Rich Evans, Billy Gibbons and thousands more.
Leading Business & Media Professional:
Alan Taylor is an award winning radio and television host and a 30+ year broadcast professional. As a founder of Benchmark Entertainment in 1995, Alan pioneered the business of creating radio shows as an extension of the magazines and brands they represent. Benchmark orchestrated innovative partnerships with leading publishers to replicate their content on-air, bringing their brands alive to a much larger audiences. Today, Alan partners with the nation’s largest publishing houses. He is, on behalf of the Entertainment Right Now, the host of some of the most popular weekend talk shows in radio today: The Drive with Alan Taylor and Entrepreneur Radio.
Alan produces and co-hosts a new video series in partnership with Microsoft, Business & Burgers, and serves as a Consultant and Content Marketing Partner for USA Today Network.
Automotive Aficionado & Trusted Expert:
Alan’s expertise and quick wit entertain millions and he has been a featured automotive expert on ABC, CBS, CNN, FOX, NBC and others, including 18+ years on daytime’s #1 morning talk show, “LIVE! with Kelly & Ryan”. Alan lends his expertise on many car and truck related topics, including interviews with many celebrity auto buffs and collectors like his car guy pals, Tim Allen and Jay Leno. Alan is also an in-demand guest speaker where his up-beat presentations provide both insight and motivation. Alan is also the co-host of Motorz TV, seen in over 150MM households in the USA and Canada.
Alan Taylor is an advocate and the spokesperson for Patriot Outreach; an organization focused on providing support to all military service men, women, veterans, retirees, government civilians, battlefield contractors and their families. Alan also supports the Little Rock Foundation; an organization benefiting the blind and visually impaired, the Austin Hatcher Foundation for those affected by pediatric cancer, and others.
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