Category Archives: Podcasts

Jeff Torres

April 29, 2011

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Show Summary

Adam Carolla and the Professor Sandy Ganz sit back with Jeff Torres, the long time Director of the Solvang Datsun Roadster Classic. In this episode we are all over the road, from the New York Auto show, Donny’s Bronco, and yes, even a couple of minutes of Datsun Roadster chatter. Jeff brings in his Modified 1600 Datsun Roadster that we check out in the CarCast well… parking lot.


Show Links and Contacts

2011 Solvang Datsun Roadster Classic Car show. Saturday April 30 2011, the 24th Annual Solvang Datsun Roadster Classic in beautiful downtown Solvang CA. www.SolvangShow.com


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Jeff Torres – Datsun 1600 Roadster



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Gale Banks – The Godfather of Turbocharging

April 22, 2011

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Show Summary

Professor Sandy Ganz and Motorator Matt D’Andria make a visit Gale Banks Engineering in Azusa, CA. Gale give them deluxe 50 cent tour of his shop and show just about everything that is going on at Banks Engineering, from his military projects, Diesel dragster, marine projects, Jay Leno’s tank car and a wrap up with his Bonneville salt flat racer engine that we catch a pull on the Dyno.


Show Links and Contacts

Check out Gale’s website where you can find products for Gas and Diesel trucks, and much more. Also check out his Insider News section for new products and news from Banks Engineering! His site link can be found right here www.BanksPower.com


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Gale Banks, Banks Engineering



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Thermal Motorsports

April 15, 2011

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Show Summary

Adam Carolla and the Professor Sandy Ganz jump into the lap of luxury in this episode. They jump a private jet from JetSuite and fly into Thermal California, the home of Thermal Motorsports. What’s the ride in from the airport… an Aston Martin Rapide. We meet up with Emma Gwyther who tells us more about the Thermal Motorsports race track and lifestyle. The good times never seem to end, when Lexus drops off a long term ‘Loaner’ car for Adam. We take a peek at his new Lexus ISF.

Special thanks to Emma Gwyther for putting the Thermal Motorsports tour together and JetSuite for the quick lift out to Thermal in their Embraer Phenom Jet (and the ice cold beer!), and lastly the fine folks at Desert European Motorcars for the use of the Aston Martin Rapide.


Show Links and Contacts

For more information on the Thermal Motorsports experience check them out here – www.thermal122.com

Jetsuite fast, efficient and affordable private jet service – www.JetSuite.com

Thanks also to Desert European Motorcars in Palm Desert for the use of the Aston Martin Rapide check out all their cars at www.deserteuropean.com

And last but certainly not least a special thanks to Emma Gwyther of Interluxe Group for setting this fun day up. Interluxe Group can be found right here – www.InterluxeGroup.com

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Thermal Motorsports

Aston Martin Rapide

Lexus ISF Delivery



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Vaughn Gittin Jr.

April 8, 2011

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Show Summary

Adam Carolla and the Professor Sandy Ganz sit back with Vaughn Gittin Jr. Vaughn is a different breed of racer, he is a formula drifter. He is currently driving the Monster Energy Drink/Falken Ford Mustang. Vaughn teaches the boys more about the sport and how it all works. Then we jump back to a the “Derelict Wagon”, a station wagon that has been done with some amazing care yet looks like an un-restored car. Jonathan Ward has been on the show with his ICON 4×4’s and has many other amazing projects in the works!


Show Links

Want to know more about Vaughn Gittin Jr? Check out his website at www.VaughGittin.com

And if want to take a look at the his Mustang RTR look no further then www.MustangRTR.com

Check out Jonathan’s Companies for ICON brand Land Cruiser and Jeep at ICON

And if you are working on a Toyota Land Cruiser here is the starting place TLC


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Jonathan Ward’s Derelict Wagon



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Matt Pumphrey

April 1, 2011

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Show Summary

Adam Carolla and the Professor Sandy Ganz take a ride back into time with Matt Pumphrey of Owner of “Woodies and Wheels”. Matt is a featured restorer of pre-war Automobiles. Matt brings in his own 1912 Ford Model T which has been converted into a pre-war racer, and finally the featured car this week is Randy’s hopped up Mini-Cooper with more gadgets then the Green Hornet.

Special thanks to the Matt and the Crew at “Woddies and Wheels” and Jason Crouch of 4/3 FILMS of San Mateo for making the trek in the rough California weather and the great videos.


Show Links

Check out Matt’s shop, “Woodies and Wheels”, where you can see his other projects and restorations as they are happening – www.WoodiesAndWheels.com


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Matt Pumphrey’s 1912 Ford Model T Racer



Check out the videos from “Woodies and Wheels”. The first one is their trip from San Jose to the show in Glendale. The next one is the “Smokin’ Orange!” a fun run of the Model T in the country, and the first of the Hall Scott restoration. Don’t forget to check out their video channel on YouTube – WoodiesAndWheels

Roadtrippin, to Carcast


Smokin’ Orange!

GREAT SCOTT!


Randy’s MINI Cooper


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Mike Ryan

March 25, 2011

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Show Summary

Adam Carolla and the Professor Sandy Ganz have Stuntman Mike Ryan on the show. Mike tells us what its like to drive the his 1900+ HP Diesel Freightliner up Pikes Peak and doing drift videos with it. Mike’s stunts have been featured on many movies and his work is showing up in the upcoming Fast and Furious 5. Our Featured Car of the week is a 1965 Alfa Sprint GTA owned by Anthony Rimicci.


Show Links

Mike Ryan’s Motorsports Website is here – www.FasTrucks.com

Look for the Freightliner Video at Mikes Channel after April 1 on Mike’s YouTube ChannelMike’s YouTube Channel

Anthony Rimicci’s Shop, Santo’s Italian Car Service – www.SantoService.com


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Mike Ryan’s Freightliner

Short Burn Out

Gymkhana – Freightliner Style

Anthony Rimicci’s 1965 Alfa Sprint GTA


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Alex Roy

March 18, 2011

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Show Summary

Adam Carolla loses his voice and missed this episode but the Professor Sandy Ganz and Motorator Matt jump on to talk with Alex Roy. Who is Alex Roy? Well he is an ‘unofficial’ winning competitor in the real yet ‘unofficial’ Gumball rally and other ‘unofficial’ races. He has competed in many of the ‘non-sanctioned’ racing events crossing the USA and Europe. Alex fills us in on his driving antics and his BMW M5 Police Car. We then pop outside to take a peek at his 1973 Citroen SM.


Show Links

Alex Roy’s Team Pollizei Website is here – www.TeamPolizei.com

Motorator Matt’s Site is here – www.Motorator.com


Alex’s Book on Amazon



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Team Polizei’s 2005 Gumball 3000 Rally Ambulance Chase!

1973 Citroen SM


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