Category Archives: Podcasts

PODCAST: Gale Banks and Jay ‘Lightning’ Tilles

March 13, 2015

Gale Banks and Jay ‘Lightning’ Tilles join Adam and Matt in-studio.  Jay recalls the very first time Adam came to KROQ and the two reminisce about their history together.  Later, Gale talks about the current projects of Banks Power, the effects of air density, and military projects.

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PODCAST: Road Hard, Motorcycles, and Garage Renovations

March 5, 2015

Adam and Matt talk about Adam’s new film ‘Road Hard’ (out today!) and the cars that are in it. They also share some tips for renovating a garage.  Plus, Adam recalls some of the custom work he did on his old Ferrari Stradale and also tells an unusual story about a time he tried to sell a motorcycle.

UPDATE: More photos of Adam Carolla’s Ferrari carbon scoop have been added!

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PODCAST: Amy Lerner, Off-Road Rally Racer

February 27, 2015

Amy Lerner joins Adam and Matt to talk about racing at the Gazelle Rally: A 9-day all-female competition spanning over 2,500 miles in Southern Morocco. Adam also gives another update on the next car for his wife and shares his latest idea for a romantic comedy.

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PODCAST: Paul Hembery, Pirelli Motorsports Director

February 20, 2015

Paul Hembery, Director of Motorsports for Pirelli, joins Adam and Matt to talk about tire sizes in F1 racing, tread patterns, and when to warm up your tires.  They also discuss the future of Pirelli and the wide range of vehicles they supply.  Plus, Adam gives an update on his search for a new car.

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PODCAST: Checking Tire Pressure, Buying an SUV, and Grand Prix

February 13, 2015

Adam tells Matt about his son’s new interest in cars. He also mentions that he is considering the new Ford Explorer for his family’s next vehicle. The two then discuss the movies ‘Grand Prix’ and ‘1’ after sharing their thoughts on how to check tire pressure. A listener also calls in asking if Adam ever does doughnuts in his car.

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PODCAST: Land Speed Racing, Starting a Build, and Cars for Tall People

February 6, 2015

Adam and Matt take listener calls and messages about starting a build, how Penn Jillette fits in his car, and land speed records.

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PODCAST: Ringbrothers

January 30, 2015

Ringbrothers’ Mike and Jim Ring stop by to talk about building some of the most innovative cars the industry has ever seen.  They also join Adam and Matt for a new segment answering listener emails about cruise control and engines.  Afterwards, Matt and the Ring brothers head to the CarCast Lot to give a tour of ‘Recoil,’ a custom-built 1966 Chevy Chevelle.


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PODCAST: Your Questions & Jaguar F-Type Coupe

January 24, 2015

Adam gives pointers on how to get around Laguna Seca, whether to drive or sit on a low-miles ’96 Viper GTS, good starter cars for weekend racing and whether or not he would ship one of his cars to the Goodwood Revival. Then Matt throws some revs at the Jaguar F-Type Coupe!

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