Category Archives: Podcasts


John Hotchkis’ 1969 Chevy C10

January 10, 2015

The great John Hotchkis talks about the whodunnit of putting vintage race cars back together and his company’s new line of Mustang parts and sway bars. Then we look at the “Fine Dime,” a 1969 Chevy C10 outfitted with a full Hotchkis suspension kit and a 370 hp LS-1 motor.

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Shinoo Mapleton of Sector 111 & The BAC Mono

December 20, 2014

Shinoo Mapleton’s Sector 111 is a dealer of lightweight, niche sportscars like Lotus, Ariel and BAC. He talks about these cars and his own car that is in development, the Drakan Spyder. It has a 430hp V8 and weighs only 1950 lbs. He brings by the eye-catching BAC MONO for us to check out.

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Bodie Stroud & His Custom 1956 Ford F-100

December 13, 2014

Friend of the show Bodie Stroud comes by to talk about customizing cars, the state of Adam’s Lambo restoration and if dogs can be trained to sniff out Bondo. Then we peep Bodie’s supercharged Coyote-powered 1956 Ford F-100 custom.

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Your Questions & The McLaren 650s

December 6, 2014

We take your questions. What makes a good garage? What are some of Adam’s favorite pre-1980 American cars? What’s going on with the Lotus Europa Adam bought with his brother-in-law? What happened with CarCast going to the COTA vintage event? Then we eyeball the amazing McLaren 650s!

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Ken Lingenfelter & The Reaper Silverado

November 22, 2014

The great Ken Lingenfelter of Lingenfelter Performance Engineering brings in the supercharged Reaper Silverado pickup. The limited edition upgrade is a partnership between his company and Southern Comfort Automotive and is available through selected GM dealerships.

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Surf City Garage

November 15, 2014

Tim Miller started Surf City Garage, which is the home to over 130 vintage muscle cars. He has just launched a Surf City Garage line of detailing products for enthusiasts and professionals. Tim gives us some simple detailing tips and talks about how to undertake a restoration on a budgets both big and small. Then he shows us his father’s ’58 Apache truck, which he rebuilt from a basket case.

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SEMA 2014 Special Triple Episode!

November 8, 2014

We turn Matt loose on the SEMA show in Vegas and he talks tech and performance with guys who are on the cutting edge of the automotive industry. We interview to Will Baty of Centerforce Clutches, Mike Copeland, VP of Operations at Lingenfelter Performance Engineering, Jesse Kershaw of Ford, RePlay’s John Spar, Roush Performance’s Jay Velthoven, Erin Dmytrow and Justin Schroeder, David Borla of Borla, Aeromotive’s Bub Miller, Dr. Jamie Meyer of Chevy Performance, Mike and Jim Ring (also known as The Ring Brothers), Chris Vogt, General Manager of Classic Industries, Brembo’s Dan Sandberg and Vintage Air’s VP Rick Love. Three hours long! (No video this week.)

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ICON’s Jonathan Ward & His Derelict ’48 Buick Convertible

November 1, 2014

A listener favorite, Jonathan Ward, returns with another car in his “Derelict” series. This time it’s a 1948 Buick convertible. Like the other Derelicts, its weathered exterior belies its modern upgrades. From its LS9 crate engine back to the Strange 9″ rear, this car is a true sleeper.

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