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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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Datsun Roadster

April 29, 2011

Jeff Torres, the Director of the Solvang Datsun Roadster show, brings in his 1600 Datsun Roadster. It has a few modifications and enhancements to that gives this car a bit more modern flavor to an otherwise classic. Check out Jeff’s version of this Classic Datsun.


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Jeff Torres


Links

Here is the link to the Solvang Datsun Roadster Classic Car show (Open to all Classic Datsun vehicles) – www.SolvangShow.com


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Jeff Torres – 1600 Datsun Roadster



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Datsun, Museum and SEMA Part I

December 3, 2010

Adam Carolla rolls down to San Diego area and makes a couple of stops, he hits Symboilic Motors in La Jolla to check out yet another Paul Newman’s 1987 300zx 2+2 race cars. After the quick visit to Symbolic Motors Adam heads on down to the San Diego Automotive Museum check out his own Paul Newman race car and a few of the historic Datsun and Nissan cars on display. The next segment brings part I of the SEMA show where Sandy Ganz and Motorator Matt make the trek to Las Vegas and talk to folks including – Ring Brothers, Flowmaster, Liquid Wrench, Steve Strope and Bodie Stroud. We wrap up with this weeks tech tool tip, “Tapping and You”. Enjoy the show!

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Show Links

Symbolic Motors
Flowmaster Mufflers
San Diego Automotive Museum
Liquid Wrench
Steve Strope’s Purevision Design
BS Hot Rids by Bodie Stroud


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The images for SEMA are for Parts I and II

**Pictures of tech tool segment are on the last page of the image gallery



Episode Videos

SEMA Part I


San Diego Automotive Museum


Tech Tool Tip – “Tapping and You”


Coronado Vintage Races

November 12, 2010

Adam Carolla and the Professor Sandy Ganz cover the Coronado Vintage Race with Adam driving his Datsun 610 and delivering the commentary for the in-car cameras. Some pre-race discussion and then right into the run. After the race, we jump on the phone with some user questions. We wrap up with this weeks tech tip, “Tire patches and You”.

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Episode Videos

Coronado Race Video

Tech Segment – ‘Tire Plugs and Patches’

Fontana Racing – HSR West

July 9, 2010

Adam Carolla and Sandy Ganz take you out to the races. The Professors loads up Adam’s Bob Sharp Datsun 610 and pull an early run out to the HSR-West event in Fontana California hosted at the Auto Club Speedway. Les Canaday of Classic Datsun is there in hand to help out with the car prep and keep things running smooth. Adam narrates the race and finishes just out of reach of the podium even after a couple of driver ‘glitches’. And How about this, we return to investment cars and then finally jump in with Stan Misraje’s 1940 Ford Woody Wagon. Enjoy the Show!

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Stan Misraje’s 1940 Deluxe Woody Wagon


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Episode Videos

Racing at Fontana


Stan Misraje’s 1940 Ford Deluxe Woody Wagon

Coronado Speed Festival

October 3, 2009

Special CarCast Race Show, Adam Carolla at the Coronado Speed Festival. Adam, the Bob Sharp Datsun 610 Make its Debut. The CarCast crew report the event with special In-Car-Cam shots of the racing action. During all of this, Ace and the Weez pull a quick trip to check out the Miura and talk interior with Gary Bobileff, then back to the track. Special track feature with driver profile and Duane Norman. We pick up with a cool car, the Iso Rivolta, then Ace Back on the track for Qualifying. Day 2 we jump in with Adam, Sandy, and Donny rolling to the track and discussing investment race cars then the big race. Wrap it up with Celebrity cars.

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Quick Links

Quick Link to The Guest Car and Duane Norman
Quick Link to Andy Dick’s First Car
Quick Link to 1964 Iso Rivolta


Coronado Speed Festival Video


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Special Thanks to Contributing Photographers-
Seiji Kishi – “6S100″
Sam Martinson
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Duane Norman’s Datsun 510

October 2, 2009

Special Guest Car and Race Driver this week. Duane Norman and his Datsun 510 Racer share his background and show off his special Datsun 510. Duane was in a racing accident that resulted in a spinal-cord injury that left him wheelchair bound. Well that was only for a short time, Duane built and ran a dune buggy and picked up his pilots license, but racing was still wanted to do and here we are with this weeks Racer Profile and Guest Car. Duane’s 510 with it’s custom control systems helps keep him at the front of the pack.


Quick Links

Quick Link to Coronado Speed Festival
Quick Link to Andy Dick’s First Car
Quick Link to 1964 Iso Rivolta


Guest Car Video