Host, John Batchelor and Co-host Mary Kissel, Wall Street Journal editorial board, talk to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com about the 2013 New York International auto show (NYIAS).

We talk about the BMW i8, first introduced as the BMW Concept Vision Efficient Dynamics, that will come out with as a 3-cylinder twin turbo plug-in hybrid made of carbon-fiber. The i8 is a piece of art that will make about 350 horsepower, low-end torque and get over 50 miles per gallon.

Is there any truth to the rumor that Audi will be buying Alfa Romeo?

Cadillac is bringing out product. How are they faring against Mercedes-Benz and BMW? Is the term “luxury vehicle” definition changing?