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Motorsports Report | WEB PREVIEW | #110/25/14
Is NASCAR sending the wrong message with a new chase format? Our motorsports expert, Steven Cole Smith predicts low ratings for the upcoming race in Martinsville after the eliminations of fan-favorite drivers like Dale Earnhardt Jr. Plus, we talk...
ENCORE: Dave Despain | FULL SHOW | #70
Expert racing analyst, Dave Despain joins us for an extended one on one interview where we discuss his career and notable racing personalities. Segment 1: Dave Despain Show Dave Despain has been covering automotive racing since the early 80's. Today,...
ENCORE: New Show | SEGMENT 1 | #70
Dave Despain has been covering automotive racing since the early 80's. Today, we hear about the all new "Dave Despain Show" on MAVTV. We find out about his recent interview with the all-time great funny car racer, John Force.
ENCORE: History of Despain | SEGMENT 2 | #70
We're going way back with Dave Despain to discuss his start in show business at the age of 16, and when he received the chance of a lifetime to be an expert analyst covering the Daytona 200.
ENCORE: Demo Reels | SEGMENT 3 | #70
Looking back on his career, Dave Despain reflects on his opportunity to interview Kenny Roberts, the first American to win the World Motorcycle Road Racing Championship, when Roberts was just 17 and on the rise.
ENCORE: Forrest Lucas | SEGMENT 4 | #70
American entrepreneur and founder of Lucas Oil, Forrest Lucas recently launched MAVTV. Dave Despain discusses Lucas' passion for all things racing. Switching gears, Dave describes pivotal moments in his career.
ENCORE: Alex Zanardi | SEGMENT 5 | #70
In Dave Despain's storied career, what stands out? Dave describes his emotional and hopeful interview with Alex Zanardi; an Italian Formula One driver who tragically lost both of his legs.
ENCORE: Inspiration | SEGMENT 6 | #70
The one, the only Dave Despain joins us for one final segment as we find out who has inspired him throughout his life including Bart Markel, Dan Gurney, Ken Squier, Chris Economaki, and Fred Rheinstein.
Countdown to Indy | FULL SHOW | #69
We're counting down the days to the Indy 500, recapping NASCAR point standings, and covering the latest headlines including Kyle Busch's recent run in with the police. Segment 1: Who won again? Why is everyone still talking about Danica's 7th place...
Who won again? | SEGMENT 1 | #69
Why is everyone still talking about Danica's 7th place finish? We recap recent NASCAR news and point standings. Also, the Sprint All Star Race may not give racers points, but they can net a lot of cash and TV time. Find out the extreme measures racers...
Tickets | SEGMENT 2 | #69
Kyle Busch was ticketed recently for speeding and having a "disrespectful attitude." Shocked? Not really... Alan and Steven talk about their run-ins with the law.
Dreaming of Indy | SEGMENT 3 | #69
From the jets flying overhead, to the genuine patriotic atmosphere; the Indy 500 is a bucket-list race to experience in person. In this segment, we look forward to the 2014 event.
A 33 Car Race | SEGMENT 4 | #69
If you are able to make it into the Indy 500, you'll net a minimum of $250K. With such high purses, emotions run high. We recall former winners, and make predictions for this year's race.
Carboration Day | SEGMENT 5 | #69
NASCAR has long since switched to fuel injection, but we still celebrate "Carboration Day." We discuss historical races. Switching gears, having the best tires is crucial form race day success. Steve and Alan talk about the tire varieties.
Searching for 100 | SEGMENT 6 | #69
Will female pro-drivers hit 100 wins in NHRA this weekend? Steven Cole Smith makes race predictions for top fuel, funny car, and pro-stock motorcycle events.
Evolution of Motorsports | FULL SHOW | #68
Sponsorship dollars are flooding in, but that doesn't necessarily translate to filled seats. We talk about the struggle to connect with fans. Then, Kenny Wallace gives joins us to talk racing. Plus, we cover the latest NASCAR, NHRA, and Formula One...
Big Bucks | SEGMENT 1 | #68
What would you buy for $88 Million? The National Guard has sunk millions into sponsoring NASCAR and Indy Car over the last few years to bolster enlistment, but have yet to see any return. We sound off on the high cost to be involved in auto racing.
Race Day Coverage | SEGMENT 2 | #68
These days, it's tough to sell out a venue for auto racing. We discuss the struggle to fill seats. Also, with so many television network changes, finding automotive coverage can be a pain. Don't end up watching lacrosse in lieu of your favorite race!
Talladega Controversy | SEGMENT 3 | #68
More than a week later, fans are still buzzing about the recent Talladega Race. Dale Earnhardt Jr. has been criticized for his decision to hang back. Should racers be forced to give it 100% if the race conditions are unsafe? Steven Cole Smith sounds...
Kenny Wallace | SEGMENT 4 | #68
Wild man, Kenny Wallace, calls in from his home in North Carolina. Kenny speaks about NASCAR network coverage following the cancellation of Speed Channel, and where we can find his show. Switching gears, we learn about Kenny's family, his heroes, and...
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