Acura RDX, Shifter 'Gaffe' in Chrysler Ad, Tesla Model 3 Recommended for Teens? | Talking Cars #155

Chrysler recently released a new commercial that inadvertently shows why having a simple shifter in a car is so important. We talk about the Pacifica's confusing dial shifter, and why this is a problem throughout the auto industry. We recently bought a new 2019 Acura RDX, and discuss why one big flaw might make an otherwise pleasant car tough to live with. And we answer audience questions about IIHS crash tests, and if we would ever consider recommending the Tesla Model 3 for teen drivers.


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SHOW NOTES
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00:32 Chrysler Pacifica Commercial ft. Kathryn Hahn

05:12 2019 Acura RDX

10:41 Question 1: What is "Fun to drive"

13:59 Question 2: IIHS passenger small-overlap crash test

16:45 Question 3: Tesla Model 3 making the Teen Drivers list

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Chrysler Pacifica Redefines the Minivan
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ACuDfSHfh2I

2018 Detroit Auto Show: 2019 Acura RDX Gains Advanced Safety and More Power
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xwDUhPCbio4

2016 Acura RDX Quick Drive
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nFiCcduWuio

Redesigned Mazda MX-5 Keeps Miata Magic Going
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O908JUXgiwk

2014 Porsche 911 Review
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Cj6c-YVos0

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee First Drive
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EH_XMu6QVLc

2016 Ford Explorer Quick Drive
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mP236lul0Jk

2018 Tesla Model 3 Quick Drive
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S0VlwLRJFAo

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