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Overcrest: A Pretty Good Podcast

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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

How Radioactive Kitties Could Save The World

1/14/2022
Jake looks hundreds of thousands of years into the future to tell Kris about the epic and complex issues surrounding a seemingly very simple problem. Nuclear Waste. From gravitational forces in space, to a proposed Atomic Priesthood, and even cats, this is one of the most hilarious and ridiculous episodes we’ve produced. Join the Overcrest Drivers Club and Support the Show! https://www.overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:01:07:19

Porsche At LeMans / Author: Glen Smale

1/7/2022
Glen, the author of a fantastic book about Porsche's history at LeMans comes on to talk about growing up in South Africa, Writing, The Porsche Archives, hist interviews with legends, and Porsche's legacy at LeMans. Check out Glens book on Amazon here: https://tinyurl.com/2p92m2d8 And Join the Overcrest Drivers Club here: https://www.overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:00:56:48

The 2022 Paris Dakar / Josh Sampiero

12/31/2021
Content strategist Josh Sampiero comes on the podcast to chat about his experience covering cross Country endurance motorsport events from around the world. including the legendary Dakar. Support the show for just $5 https://www.overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:01:22:53

A Very Special Christmas Special

12/24/2021
An *incredible* surprise guest joins us on today's episode. In addition, the guys talk about Christmas shopping and future modern collectibles. They also take listener questions/comments and chat about the news. We hope you enjoy this throwback episode, especially all you Spotify listeners! Support the show, youtube channel, and rally, for a mere $5: https://www.overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:01:18:01

Going Full Circle with Erich Roepke and Stein Retzlaff

12/17/2021
Expedition Addicts Erich Roepke and Stein Retzlaff join the podcast to tell stories about their crazy expeditions around the world. Erich: https://www.instagram.com/erichroepke/ Stein: https://www.instagram.com/steinretzlaff/ Check out the Overcrest Drivers Club! http://overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:01:22:55

A Little (Big) Peek Behind The Curtain...

12/10/2021
Jake and Kris talk projects, and the guys reveal a fun new addition to the podcast! Support the show for just 5 bucks! http://overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:00:38:06

How to (not) Die in Mexico - Brandon McCarthy

12/3/2021
The true story of how a down and out man got buried, found redemption and then solace on a Honda X650R in Mexico. As told by the man himself. This episode is a top tier Overcrest interview, and will go down in podcast history. Enjoy. Support this show: www.overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:02:44:50

Drag Cars, Batmobiles, Robocop, Knight Rider, and the longest Limo Ever Made

11/26/2021
Jay Ohrberg is a car builder and collector that built some of the most famous movie cars of all time as well as the longest and most absurd limousine ever created. We delve into this 100-foot long, 26-wheel, helipad-carrying beast, and where it is today. Check out the Overcrest Drivers Club and SUPPORT Overcrest! https://overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:01:18:56

Racing 356 Miles in Antarctica - Renee Brinkerhoff

11/19/2021
----more----Renee takes us along on a journey through her leap of faith against fear, and her exploits to rally, and win, on every continent in her Valkyrie Racing Porsche 356. The guys also talk about her Charity Valkyrie Gives which has set its sight on the pinnacle of human evil, Child Trafficking. Her charity donates 100% of proceeds to fight it. Please donate at the link below. https://www.valkyrieracing.com/donate356

Duration:01:03:10

Home Built By Jeff - Why DIY Matters...

11/12/2021
Jeff is a self proclaimed backyard hack car builder with a youTube channel. But it's so much more than that. Kris and Jeff talk about why DIY matters, and how social media can be a tool to inspire people out of their comfort zone. Check out Jeff's Youtube here: https://www.youtube.com/homebuiltbyjeff Join the Overcrest Drivers Club for Exclusive stuff! http://overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:00:53:45

Time Attack Legend - Amir Bentatou / How to Be Fast!

11/5/2021
What are the keys for driving fast? Why are Honda K series engines SO good? What is time attack? Amir Bentatou answers these questions and more.... Check out RS Future here: http://rsfuture.com/ Join the Overcrest Drivers Club! http://www.overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:01:05:52

What do you Snow about Tires?

10/29/2021
Do you really need snow tires? In this flashback episode we revisit Wes from Nokian Tire as he calls in to discuss the merits of winter tires, and what makes a good tire in general. Afterward Jake and Kris geek out on what appears to be worthless UTQG ratings. Support the show! Join the Overcrest Drivers Club! http://overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:00:54:06

Harrison Schoen - Living the American Dream, in a Cayenne

10/22/2021
Harry Schoen joins the podcast to talk about living and exploring in his Cayenne, and what led him down the path to where that was something he wanted to spend his life doing. Check out Harry here: https://www.tiktok.com/@harryschoen? https://www.instagram.com/harry.schoen/ Support the show! join the Drivers Club! http://overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:00:53:46

True Grit - The Epic Adventure of the Abernathy Brothers

10/15/2021
Jake spins the tale of the Abernathy brothers, both under 10 years old, and their insatiable love for crisscrossing the Wild Wild West. Support Overcrest! Join the Drivers Club: http://overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:00:54:22

A Ferrari in the Arctic and other Questionable Decisions with Brian Whalen

10/8/2021
Brian Whalen joins the podcast to chat about driving his Ferrari 308 to the Arctic Ocean. check out his instagram: @briansquestionabledecisions Join the Overcrest Drivers Club Here: http://overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:01:19:18

The Hole In Lincolns Head & Rally Recap

10/1/2021
Kris and Jake talk about their journey's and discoveries. Rallista joins to talk about their experience on the rally. Check out Rallista here: http://rallista.app And the Overcrest Drivers Club Here: http://overcrestproductions.com/driversclub

Duration:01:03:00

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