Tag Archives: BRE

Sonoma Historics 2012 Race Review

June 16, 2012

Adam runs the Bobby Allison BRE Datsun 510 at the Sonoma Historics and this week’s show comes to you from trackside with a preview of the race. Then we come back to the studio, where Adam and Matt do a turn-by-turn breakdown of the race.


Show Credits

Producer: Jeff Fox
Audio Engineer: Chris Laxamana

A Day At Sonoma With Adam Carolla

Sonoma Race Footage with Commentary

Bobby Allison BRE Datsun 510 Preview

May 19, 2012

Adam and Matt take a check out the Bobby Allison BRE Datsun 510 as Les Cannaday of Classic Datsun prepares it for a run at the 2012 Sonoma Historics. Also, Adam talks about his experience so far with the Chevy Volt and we answer some of your Facebook questions.


For more info, visit:
Les Cannaday’s Classic Datsun
Chevy Sonic Website

Show Credits

Producer: Jeff Fox
Audio Engineer: Chris Laxamana

Monterey Road Trip Pt2 – Racing

September 2, 2011

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Show Summary

Adam, Sandy, Donny wrap up the Monterey trip with racing highlights. Adam narrates the racing action starting with his qualifying mishap onto the actual final race. As a special treat we take a look at Adam’s BRE Datsun Roadster and no mistake we do fire it up.


Show Links

Have a Datsun, or even a Nissan? Check out Les at Classic Datsun

And Bruce Canepa’s shop, Canepa Design


Video

Laguna Seca Race

Adam Carolla’s BRE Datsun Roadster



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BRE Datsun Roadster

September 2, 2011

Here are some pictures of Adam’s BRE Datsun Roadster. This car has been painstakingly restored by Les Cannaday at Classic Datsun. This 2 Liter fire breather wins the Rolex trophy for, well, Best all around performer (Restoration, performance, etc) at the 2011 Laguna Seca races.


Quick Link to the Main Episode

Monterey Road Trip Pt2 – Racing


Links

Have a Datsun, or even a Nissan? Check out Les at Classic Datsun if you like what you see here!


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John Morton and the BRE Roadster

July 21, 2011

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Show Summary

The show starts of with last a minute tire install at America’s Tire who supplied the racing rubber for Adam’s BRE (Brock Racing Enterprises) Roadster. Then Adam, Sandy, and the rest of the CarCast crew head to Willow Springs Raceway to test out Adam’s Datsun BRE Roadster. In for the inaugural test run is famed driver John Morton. John drove for BRE back in the day and had driven and fabricated many parts on the BRE race cars. Enjoy the open mike and candid pit conversations!


Show Links

And More information on America’s Tire / Discount Tire right at Tires.com Special thanks to Mark and his crew at the Glendale America’s Tire for another great and fast job!


Video

America’s Tire / Discount Tire Tire Install

Willow Springs, John Morton, BRE 1



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The Mitty, Road Atlanta

May 8, 2010

Adam Carolla and Sandy Ganz and the CarCast crew (Donny) jump on an eastbound plane and head for Atlanta. The trip – Speedfest at the Classic Motorsports Mitty 2010 held at Road Atlanta, and this year Ace has a couple of cars down for the show. BRE and Datsun are the mark for the vintage race with many classic Datsuns in attendance. We chat with some great racers and enjoy conversation with a few folks while we toss back a beer. Then Ganz and Motorator Matt do some more hack job work on the ripper, only to find that one good hack job leads to another. Enjoy the show, and check below for the many photos!

Special thanks to Tim Suddard and Crew of Classic Motorsports Magazine for the special hospitality during the event and the Sunday Beer. Check out Classic Motorsports and Grassroots Motorsports magazines at –

And lastly thanks goes out to Les Cannaday at Classic Datsun for getting Adam’s cars out to the track.

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Transmission Tunnel Video

Tim Suddard of Classic Motorsports Magazine

Les Cannaday of Classic Datsun Motorsports

Legendary Racer John Morton

Vintage race driver John McComb

Steve Brown

September 11, 2009

Adam gets a flat, he shakes it off then onto Steve Brown of Alpine Electronics to see his creations. Adam and Sandy (The Professor) take a look at a few of the Alpine custom show cars. Adam goes solo on the investment cars this week and picks out some beach cruisers. This week we also introduce a new segment ‘Movie Muffs’ can you say Double Pumper. Then back to business with legendary race car driver John Morton for a discussion about the first BRE Race car. And a wrap up with Celebrity First Car featuring actor Ron Livingston.

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Quick Links

Quick Link to Alpine Show Cars
Quick Link to Ron Livingston’s First Car
Quick Link to BRE’s First Race Car


Movie Muffs



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