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Jeff Glucker (Hooniverse Co-Founder & Executive Editor) is joined by Chris Hayes (CEO ShoutEngine & Producer The Smoking Tire) to chat about cars. Well, that's the idea because it usually devolves into a discussion about life, the universe, and everything... especially beer.Hooniverse \ who-kni-vur-s \ noun;A combination of the words “Hoon” and “Universe”The universe of all things hoon.Your favorite website devoted to a love of all things with wheels and an engine.Hooniverse.comis the place where true automotive enthusiasts spend their time on the Internet.The Hooniverse Podcast is where some of the written voices behind the pages and posts turn into ones that you can actually digest through your ears on an episodic basis.

Jeff Glucker (Hooniverse Co-Founder & Executive Editor) is joined by Chris Hayes (CEO ShoutEngine & Producer The Smoking Tire) to chat about cars. Well, that's the idea because it usually devolves into a discussion about life, the universe, and everything... especially beer.Hooniverse \ who-kni-vur-s \ noun;A combination of the words “Hoon” and “Universe”The universe of all things hoon.Your favorite website devoted to a love of all things with wheels and an engine.Hooniverse.comis the place where true automotive enthusiasts spend their time on the Internet.The Hooniverse Podcast is where some of the written voices behind the pages and posts turn into ones that you can actually digest through your ears on an episodic basis.
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Jeff Glucker (Hooniverse Co-Founder & Executive Editor) is joined by Chris Hayes (CEO ShoutEngine & Producer The Smoking Tire) to chat about cars. Well, that's the idea because it usually devolves into a discussion about life, the universe, and everything... especially beer.Hooniverse \ who-kni-vur-s \ noun;A combination of the words “Hoon” and “Universe”The universe of all things hoon.Your favorite website devoted to a love of all things with wheels and an engine.Hooniverse.comis the place where true automotive enthusiasts spend their time on the Internet.The Hooniverse Podcast is where some of the written voices behind the pages and posts turn into ones that you can actually digest through your ears on an episodic basis.

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Episodes

Is this the end?

8/14/2019
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We've hit 300. This is a major milestone for this podcast, and it's the perfect number for us to take a pause. Our guest this week is Reel Big Fish bassist and car lover Derek Gibbs. We recorded this episode live at Four Sons Brewery in Huntington Beach, CA.

Duration:00:45:25

The ongoing adventure of used Audi RS4 ownership

8/7/2019
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Josh Ostrander just bought a 2007 Audi RS4. It's a rare car. With its Imola Yellow paint, it's finished in a rare hue. It's one of the best sounding Audi cars ever built. It's also a giant highlighter for just how annoying it can be to buy a car through a small used car lot. Click play and listen in to Josh explain his initial adventures with his new super sedan.

Duration:00:29:14

Talking 'bout that C8 Corvette

7/29/2019
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Chris Hayes and I attempt a new format for the podcast. This is a bit of virtual insanity as we podcast from two different places. Our chatter involves the new 2020 Chevy C8 Corvette, and a whole bunch more

Duration:00:49:31

Nice and chunky

7/17/2019
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Welcome to episode 297 of the Hooniverse Podcast. Today I have Josh Ostrander and Micah Muzio with me, and we dive into a bit of news to kick things off. First we chat about the new Lotus Evija, an electric car from the company that's all about lightweight. Next, there's a new Skyline and it lives in Japan. Finally, the C8 Corvette reveal is set to go down this Thursday evening in Orange County, California. After the news, we move on to your questions. There are some great ones this...

Duration:00:59:02

Audio Adventures with Micah Muzio

7/3/2019
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Kelley Blue Book's own Micah Muzio joins me on episode 296 of the Hooniverse podcast. In this episode, we talk about Micah's unique path to his current role, which is running the video content on KBB. We also dive into the fact that Micah is a helicopter pilot and owns his own Engstrom chopper. After that, we answer a few of your questions and talk a bit more about cars.

Duration:01:07:47

Contemplation

6/12/2019
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I'm sitting solo in my garage once again. This time in a Cadillac CT6. I want to run this episode as a standard episode though, so we kick things off with some news. First, we have the upcoming Lotus Type 130 electric hypercar. Then we shift over to Elon Musk's musings of his future pickup truck. Honda has set a new lawnmower speed record, and Cadillac has neutered its V-series cars. After that I talk about some new work, the future of this podcast, and then ramble on about some recent...

Duration:00:29:45

Post LeMons Debrief [Solo Episode]

5/29/2019
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After the 24 Hours of LeMons, I've returned to push out a podcast. At LeMons, our Ranchero was running well before we hit a few snags. I'll go over all of that and a bit more in this 30-minute episode of the Hooniverse Podcast.

Duration:00:30:08

The Late Late Show [Solo Episode]

5/22/2019
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I've been a bad podcast producer. This episode is almost two weeks late. I have many excuses but none are worth hearing. This is episode 293, and in it I'm sitting alone in my garage. More specifically, I'm sitting in my still-unsold Mercedes-Benz. I talk about that a little bit, some Bring A Trailer news, the recent Audi E-Tron drive, and the fact that I'm running in a LeMons race this weekend. Click play and listen up!

Duration:00:30:49

Montero Money

5/1/2019
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Chris and I are in the studio and we kick it off with a bit of news. Aston Martin is dishing out a manual-gearbox equipped Vantage. Hennessey is making a Velociraptor Ranger. The Challenger is outselling the Camaro. And the C8 Corvette will be unveiled in Orange County, CA. After that we dive into some questions, talk about our own vehicles, and more.

Duration:00:49:21

Mobile Episode: Return drive from a concept experience

4/24/2019
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I'm in a McLaren 600LT on the way back from driving a Honda concept vehicle. Josh Ostrander joins me as we chat about the Honda Rugged Open Air Concept I just drove (and he shot). We also talk about the 600LT, which is not great for a long drive. Josh updates us on his Volkswagen Golf Alltrack progress and I provide some updates on my Montero.

Duration:00:32:43

Rolls, Playboy and Ducati - Jonathon Klein

4/18/2019
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Returning to Hooniverse; Jonathon Klein (now of The /Drive) fills in for Jeff this week. We cover Jon's time in the new Rolls Cullinan, the Ducati Panagale V4 S, the madness of the McLaren 720s and we touch on a bit of C8 news.

Duration:01:08:11

Skid racing comes back to Long Beach

4/10/2019
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Josh Ostrander joins me to chat about the Formula Drift season opener. Long Beach played host to the skid racers, and the field was stacked. It's going to be a great season. We also dive into a bit of news. Jeep knows its Hellcat engine fits in the Gladiator and Wrangler, but won't put it in there... and for good reason. Hyundai has snagged the former Chief Engineer of the Ford Focus RS. And a Dodge Demon owner has taken his straight-line monster machine up to 211 miles per hour. After...

Duration:01:01:29

Solo in the Montero

3/27/2019
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This is a solo episode. In it, I'm driving my 1991 Mitsubishi Montero as I talk about project cars. The unexpected costs associated with an inexpensive machine, quickly turn it into something you'd consider the opposite. Additionally, I talk about the 2019 Acura NSX, McLaren 600LT, my 1974 Mercedes-Benz, and more.

Duration:00:33:24

SEMA Finale w/ Essex Parts - SEMA 2018

3/20/2019
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In the finale of our SEMA 2018 coverage I sit down with our booth-neighbors Essex Parts. Essex are the exclusive supplier of AP Racing braking components in the United States and focus on ultra-high-performance street and track brake systems. With over 30 years of experience racing; Essex became a key partner for NASCAR when the decided to started implementing road-coarse features and have gained notoriety among track-rats for powerful and reliable braking. In addition to covering the Essex...

Duration:00:41:08

Reese's ...or Reese ees?

3/13/2019
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Josh Ostrander joins us in Casa de Chris Hayes... where we immediately make fun of the amount of chocolate he puts into his craw. From there we talk about the issues facing the upcoming C8 Corvette, 2JZ engines being shoved into the new Supra, and the Mint 400. After that it's a bit of chatter about our various machines; Chris officially sold his Fiesta, Josh is putting KO2 tires on his Golf Alltrack, and I made some changes to my Montero.

Duration:00:50:47

Kevin Kastner of Amsoil & Ezekiel Wheeler of Auto Conduct

3/6/2019
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Joining me this week is Kevin Kastner of Amsoil and one of my good friend's from the LA automotive community Ezekiel Wheeler.

Duration:00:48:57

Advanced Fuel Dynamics - SEMA 2018

2/27/2019
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Wrapping up our SEMA 2018 interviews I sit down with Gray Fredrick of Advanced Fuel Dynamics. AFD are responsible for some of the most innovative Flex fuel sensos and tuning solutions on the market. Based out of Temple Texas AFD is nestled square in the middle of the Texas tuner community and works tirelessly helping race teams and aftermarket manufacturers cope with the widely varying quality of E85 fuels and conventional gasoline.

Duration:00:38:19

Dan Sandberg CEO of Brembo - SEMA 2018

2/20/2019
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For the third year in a row Dan Sandberg CEO of Brembo USA sits down to talk about their new product offerings, vertical integration OEM contracts and personal interests.

Duration:00:42:58

A farewell to FiST–ing

2/13/2019
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Chris says a fond farewell to his Ford Fiesta ST. The FiST will be missed, but it's not straying too far from the Hooniverse family orbit. Our friend Jason Connor is buying the car. Hopefully, I'm able to sell my Benz as quickly as Chris has shipped off the Fiesta. For now though, we're here with a guest for Episode 282 - Patrick Costello is back to talk a bit about the new season of Truck Night in America. He also trekked out to King of the Hammers for a day, and he hasn't yet made any...

Duration:00:50:26

Say hello to my 'lil fren!

2/6/2019
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Chris is ready to sell his Ford Fiesta ST. Jeff is ready to sell his Mercedes-Benz 280. And he's just bought a 1991 Mitsubishi Montero to replace the old German sedan. Not a direct swap, but who cares! Welcome to the Hooniverse Podcast, Episode 281...

Duration:00:56:39