Tag Archives: drag racing

NHRA Driver Alexis DeJoria

February 8, 2014

Alexis DeJoria is an NHRA Pro Funny Car drag race driver. She talks about her gruesome crash at Englishtown in ’09 and also about going 200 mph in her father’s Vector. Then we take a look at the new Range Rover long wheel base Autobiography.

http://www.alexisdejoria.com
http://rangerover.landrover.com/us/en/

Show Credits

Producer: Jeff Fox
Audio Engineer: Chris Laxamana


Drag Racer Melanie Troxel

May 11, 2013

Melanie Troxel has run in the Top Fuel, Funny Car and Promod racing classes and is the current national record holder for elapsed time and speed in the Promod class. She talks about her career in drag racing, how she got started and also about racing against Adam in the Long Beach Celebrity Race this year. Then we check out the Cadillac Sport Wagon.

http://www.melanietroxel.com

Show Credits

Producer: Jeff Fox
Audio Engineer: Chris Laxamana

NHRA Champion Larry Dixon & Brad Fanshaw of BonSpeed Wheels

February 16, 2013

NHRA Top Fuel World Champion Larry Dixon is in town for the Winternationals at Pomona and stopped by the shop. He is joined by Brad Fanshaw of Bonspeed Wheels and host of Street Rod and Custom Radio. Brad also brings in a cool electric bike built by Marrs Electric Cycles.


Show Credits

Producer: Jeff Fox
Audio Engineer: Chris Laxamana

marrscycles.com
bonspeedwheels.com
larrydixonracing.com

Kenny Wayne Shepherd

October 20, 2012

Guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd tells Adam why comics have it so easy, then we talk about music and, of course, cars. Then we check out Kenny’s latest bit of mopar muscle. Adam and Matt stick around for a bonus look at the 2013 Porsche Boxster S.

Show Credits

Producer: Jeff Fox
Audio Engineer: Chris Laxamana

Check out Kenny’s other cars at http://www.kennywayneshepherd.net

Kenny Wayne Shepherd’s 1964 Dodge Hemi

2013 Porsche Boxster S

John Spar of Replay XD and The Creations N Chrome Mustang

March 3, 2012

John Spar talks about growing up around drag racing, hanging out with Linda Vaughn, “Big Daddy” Don Garlits and Don “The Snake” Prudhomme. He has also raced in NHRA, AMA, SCROE, BITD and USAC.

John’s company, Stable Imaging Systems, makes RePlayXD cameras. Replay cameras are lipstick-sized cameras that are perfect for motorsports and action sports. They work with Amir Rosenbaum and his 415 mph Spectre Speedliner and George Poteet & Ron Main in their 460 mph Speed Demon.

Replay XD’s website is replayxd.com/

Then we have a bonus car — the Creations N Chrome Boy Racer Mustang, brought in by Gary Watson.

Visit CreationsNChrome’s website at creationsnchrome.com

Show Credits

Producer: Jeff Fox
Audio Engineer: Chris Laxamana


Creations N Chrome Boy Racer Mustang