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Overcrest delves into news, obscure history, transportation culture, and the changing nature of the technological landscape with humor and the unique perspective of professional journalism.

Overcrest delves into news, obscure history, transportation culture, and the changing nature of the technological landscape with humor and the unique perspective of professional journalism.

Location:

United States

Description:

Overcrest delves into news, obscure history, transportation culture, and the changing nature of the technological landscape with humor and the unique perspective of professional journalism.

Language:

English

Contact:

612-940-3920


Episodes

The Dakar - The History of One of the Greatest Motorsport Events of All Time

9/25/2021
Overcrest Flashback: Jake dives deep on the Paris Dakar rally, discovering its roots, and recounting harrowing tales. The guys also discuss their projects, and what's next for Jake's C10, and Kris' 911. Support us, join the drivers club! http://overcrestproductions.com/driversclub Primary sources: https://news.dreamracer.tv/featured/the-origins-of-the-dakar-spirit/ https://advjoe.ca/2015/12/the-story-of-the-first-dakar-rally-1979/

Duration:00:59:38

Robert Bryce - How Electricity Explains the World

9/10/2021
Robert Bryce is an author, journalist, film producer, and podcaster. He has been writing about energy, power, innovation, and politics for three decades. He’s a research fellow at the Austin-based Foundation for Research on Equal Opportunity, a contributing writer at Forbes, the host of the PowerHungry Podcast, and the author of six books. His new feature-length documentary, Juice: How Electricity Explains the World is available now. https://robertbryce.com/power-hungry-podcast/ Join the...

Duration:00:58:58

She‘s a Reeeeeaaaaal Trooper

9/3/2021
Kris talks about discovering his trooper, and his plans for it. Support the show and join the drivers club! www.overcrestprodutions.com/driversclub

Duration:00:57:11

Overcrest 1 on 1 with Big Mike - How to Positively Affect The World Around You

8/27/2021
Kris interviews Big Mike, an Automotive builder/designer, event host/emcee, show judge, photographer and journalist. He's also the founder of the Think Bigger Project, a brand and movement built to benefit the community and the people who are a part of it. https://www.thinkbiggerproject.com Support the show! https://www.overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:02:01:07

What's Gold, Wood, and Burns ATF?

8/20/2021
Kris and Jake chat about Kris' cross country back roads trip in his Ford Pinto Wagon. Support the creators you love. Join the Overcrest Drivers club! https://overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:00:41:03

Patreon Exclusive - Join Jake's Pen15 club

8/16/2021
This week we're releasing a sneak peak into the Overcrest Driver's Club, with one of our exclusive episodes. Jake recounts the storied history of the most widespread official us government device. Join the Driver's Club: www.overcrestproductions.com/driversclub/

Duration:00:31:45

Throwback episode - Don't be a Fliverboob and Turn-turtle...

8/13/2021
With Kris out of town, we wanted to release a throwback episode from years back. In this weeks episode, Jake takes us on a deep dive through the annals of automotive history, looking at the interesting, sometimes downright weird history of automotive safety features throughout the years. Kris also recounts his trip to Checked It Out, Chicago, and reveals his new winter car, to Jake's disapproval... Source:...

Duration:01:23:35

The Greatest Secret Project You've Never Heard Of: Operation Starfish Prime

8/9/2021
Jake and Kris talk about Starfish Prime, a top secret government project that really put the aurora in aurora borealis. Join the Overcrest Drivers club and Support the show! www.overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:00:51:18

It's a F*****g Shooting Break, OK!?

8/6/2021
Kris buys an American shooting break, and the guys discuss a couple of sweet cars and news of the day. Join the Overcrest Drivers Club and immediately feel especially good about yourself: https://overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:01:02:19

Ace in a Day - The Incredible Story of Ace Pilot: Bruce Carr

8/2/2021
This is the unbelievable true story of bravery and sheer audacity of an untold American hero: Bruce Carr - the only pilot to ever leave base flying an allied aircraft and return in an enemy plane. Join The Drivers club here: https://overcrestproductions.com/driversclub Source: https://www.trivia.com/view/bruce-carr-story/&page=19

Duration:00:45:30

Secrets Secrets are no fun...unless you're not Jake.

7/30/2021
Kris reveals an adventure for he and Jake, the guys discuss the m5 auction, news, and much more. Please support the show, its a mere $5! www.overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:00:53:58

Is California Really The Villian? It's Complicated.

7/26/2021
In this bonus episode Javad Shadzi, CEO of 034 Motorsport joins the podcast to breakdown the news and rumors swirling around CARB, whether you'll be allowed to tune your car, and more... Support the show and join the Drivers Club! https://overcrestproductions.com/driversclub Check out 034 Motorsport here: https://store.034motorsport.com

Duration:00:41:42

Dude... Will You Just Buy Something Already!?

7/23/2021
Kris still hasn't bought a car, but he's close. The guys also talk Road America, Jakes another new thing, and the news. Please support the show! www.overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:00:53:47

Lemons, Nazis, and an Accumulatorsphere

7/19/2021
Jake updates from Road America and primers an episode that is over 2 years old: From humble beginnings as the great-grandson of a lemon merchant, to mobilizing a nation, thwarting Nazis and advancing technologies ahead of their time (not to mention inadvertently saving the life of a president along the way), this is the story of an automotive icon you won't want to miss. Support the show, join the OC Drivers Club! www.overcrestproductions.com/overcrestdriversclub

Duration:01:01:50

The Road Less Traveled - 3500 Miles in a ‘72 911

7/16/2021
Kris updates from Road America and primers an episode that is over 300 shows old, and one of his favorites. Episode 9. Alex Nelson came into the studio to chat with the guys about his and Kris' road trip experience, car week, riding in Rusty Slammington and way way more.

Duration:01:15:59

How to Rally with Brock Keen (996roadtrip) and Jeff Bull

7/12/2021
Jeff Bull one of the co-creators of the Overcrest Rally, and Brock Keen a man who pilots his 996 C4S Pretty much... anywhere... join the podcast to talk about driving, road trips, and rallying. Support the show, join the OC Drivers Club! www.overcrestproductions.com/overcrestdriversclub

Duration:01:08:21

How to Totally Redeem Yourself and Kris Doesn't Buy A Car... Again.

7/9/2021
The guys talk about Kris' almost car purchase, rant about a bunch of different things, talk weekly updates and news. Support The Show and Join the Overcrest Drivers Club! www.overcrestproductions.com/rally2021

Duration:00:54:12

The Glory Days, a History of IROC and Porsche with Author: Matt Stone

7/5/2021
Matt Stone, author of: The IROC Porsches (The International Race of Champions, Porsche 911 RSR, and the Men Who Raced them. joins the podcast to chat about Porsche, IROC, and motorsport. You can find Matt's book here: https://www.amazon.com/IROC-Porsches-International-Champions-Raced/dp/0760368252/ And you can support the show by joining the Overcrest Drivers Club here: http://www.overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:01:10:15

How to Make (Lose) Friends and Sell Vespas & News

7/2/2021
Kris tries to sell the vespa, Jake drives over a rake and takes a great listener story, and the guys discuss projects and the news. Support the show by joining the Overcrest Drivers Club! www.overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:00:53:05

Why Not? Robert Linton and his Special Wishes.

6/28/2021
Robert Linton owns the final Porsche 930 and last 964 ever produced. Jake and Kris interview him about his eccentric take, and his wild journey of ownership with these classic cars. Support the show by joining the Overcrest Drivers club! https://overcrestproductions.com/driversclub Or donate directly via our website: https://overcrestproductions.com

Duration:00:49:12