J.R. Granatelli returns to the show and shares his family history of turbine cars including a turbine Corvette! Plus, Adam recalls TuneUp Masters pledge stickers and Matt talks about his weekend at Auctions America.
Forza’s creative director Dan Greenawalt returns to the show to share some news on the upcoming Forza 7 and the unveiling of the Porsche 911 GT2 RS at E3. The guys also take Forza-related questions from callers and talk about bad car shows and the vast racing community that has connected through gaming. And Adam finds a buyer for his Jim Fitzgerald 280ZX!
Check out Forza 7, out October 3rd.
Hosts: Adam Carolla and Matt D’Andria
Producer: Chris Laxamana
Engineer: Caelan Biehn
Adam and Matt talk to racer Joey Hand about his upcoming race at Le Mans. They guys also discuss Adam’s car on Bring a Trailer and Matt shares his thoughts on the new Ford F-150. They also answer listener questions as well!
Adam and Matt begin the show with an update on Jay Leno’s mystery SUV from last week. Billions’ creator Brian Koppelman then calls in to talk about driving his new Porsche 911 that features a manual transmission. Adam also explains his perplexity at those who don’t appreciate cars and the guys chat about the Chevy Exorcist, Chevy Volt, and Chevy Bolt.
Adam and Matt kick off the show talking about Jay Leno guesting on the season finale of Adam’s TV show. They then recall Adam eating asphalt at the Red Bull soapbox derby before taking some calls on the Jeep SRT series and changing the oil of cars that don’t get driven very often.
Author Don Nunley calls in to shares stories of Steve McQueen and Le Mans. The guys also talk about product placement and Adam praises Don’s initiative as a prop master. Afterwards, Adam and Matt answer listener emails about garage suggestions.
Find Don’s book, Steve McQueen: Le Mans in the Rearview Mirror on Amazon.