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Matt Farah, Zack Klapman, Chris Hayes, and Thad Brown sit down with automotive icons, pro drivers, comedians and other friends to discuss automotive industry news, racing, projects and whatever else comes to mind.For video test drives and reviews, go toTheSmokingTire.comorwww.youtube.com/thesmokingtireRentour movie, where we find out if some bad CraigsList cars can cross an entire US State, off-road!www.thesmokingtire.com/film

Matt Farah, Zack Klapman, Chris Hayes, and Thad Brown sit down with automotive icons, pro drivers, comedians and other friends to discuss automotive industry news, racing, projects and whatever else comes to mind.For video test drives and reviews, go toTheSmokingTire.comorwww.youtube.com/thesmokingtireRentour movie, where we find out if some bad CraigsList cars can cross an entire US State, off-road!www.thesmokingtire.com/film
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Matt Farah, Zack Klapman, Chris Hayes, and Thad Brown sit down with automotive icons, pro drivers, comedians and other friends to discuss automotive industry news, racing, projects and whatever else comes to mind.For video test drives and reviews, go toTheSmokingTire.comorwww.youtube.com/thesmokingtireRentour movie, where we find out if some bad CraigsList cars can cross an entire US State, off-road!www.thesmokingtire.com/film

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English


Episodes

TST CREW SHOW - Trackhawk and Hyundais

8/14/2018
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It's Matt and Zack in the studio today talking about what they've driven recently, and have on the to-drive list. Turns out there's a Hemi on both lists, which gives us a little pause. We talk about the new Veloster R Spec vs the Civic Si, weird one-off cars, Waze, and answer a lot of great questions. Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman Check out our merch! https://teespring.com/stores/thesmokingtire?page=1

Duration:01:54:46

Mike Musto (in the Bullitt Mustang)

8/9/2018
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Mike Musto has done pretty much everything you've wanted to do with cars. He's done rallies in a '68 Charger, built cars, flipped cars, raced cars, and hosted shows on the internet and television. His channel and website is The House of Muscle, where they drive new and classic cars, and built cool stuff. This podcast was recorded while Matt was driving the new 2018 Bullitt Mustang. www.thehouseofmuscle.com This show is also a video! https://youtu.be/SXOT4cbyJ6U Follow us! T:...

Duration:01:00:33

RADWOOD Founders Lane, Rick, and Art

8/7/2018
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If you were born after 1970, you need to know what Radwood is. What started as a joke is now a multi-city event. It's a car show that celebrates the best and worst of the 80s and 90s; the cars, the fashion, the music. People show up in GT-Rs or Lebaron's, wearing mullet wigs, Addidas, neon, and more. It's a car show with a sense of humor. Rick, Art, and Lane are (some of) the creators of this wonderful madness. Check out Radwood's site for event info and redgistration:...

Duration:01:49:20

Fifteen52 Wheels Founders Matt & Brad

8/2/2018
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What's it take to make a good wheel? These guys know, and they know their cars, too. Matt Crooke and Brad Beardow are the founders of Fifteen52 wheels, casting and forging awesome wheels for your car, whether for the street or track. From tuning VWs to bolting shoes on the Hoonicorn, they've done a lot. https://fifteen52.com/ This show is also a video: https://youtu.be/gI0LFZirex4 Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman @mattcrooke...

Duration:01:54:14

Q&A at California Automobile Museum

7/31/2018
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For this podcast Matt Farah goes to the California Autombobile Museum in Sacramento, CA, for a night of Q&A. Topics include Ferrari F40s, DeLoreans, starting TST, getting into video, and plenty more. Check out the list of cars and events at CA Auto Museum: www.calautomuseum.org https://www.calautomuseum.org/exhibits-and-collections/current-vehicles/ This show is available as a video: https://youtu.be/QKsKa9466Ts Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire...

Duration:01:29:09

Thad Norman of HyperCar Development!

7/26/2018
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Thad Norman works at a company that makes sueprcars faster. Want a McLaren with 1200HP? How about a McLaren with THREE TURBOS? That's what they do. Other topics include driving the 720S in 100 degree weather, short-ratio GT4s, driving the new Porsche 911T, and a lot more. Check out Hypercars here: http://hyperfastcars.com/ This show is a video! https://youtu.be/OVOumAcHKOI Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman @hyperfastcars Check out our...

Duration:02:06:50

Auto journalist Jim Resnick

7/24/2018
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Jim Resnick has been writing about cars for almost 30 years for publications like Forbes, Wired, Arstechnica, and more. He's seen and driven a lot, and is one of our favorite people. Keep up with all his writing at https://twitter.com/jimresnick1?lang=en This episode is available as a video! https://youtu.be/fQuheZqj5WU Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman @jimresnick1 IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman Check out our merch! https://teespring.com/stores/thesmokingtire?page=1

Duration:02:02:13

Jalopnik's Andrew Collins!

7/19/2018
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Andrew Collins is the chief test driver for Jalopnik who covers it all, from new trucks to fast cars. He's also a passionate off-roader and overlander, how owns a Scout II as a daily/project 4x4, which is like owning a panther that has both diabetes and narcolepsy. https://andrewpcollins.com/ This podcast is available as a video! https://youtu.be/pQZVC3vuPG4 Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman @andrewatlarge Check out our...

Duration:01:43:46

Pro Driver Kevin Madsen

7/17/2018
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Kevin is a racer, instructor, and stunt driver. He has raced in BMW, motocross, and won 7 championships in a 4 year period (between NASA and SCCA). For more info on Kevin, his social media, or to contact him, go to his webpage: http://www.kevinmadsenracing.com/ This show is available as a video, with photos and other visual assets: https://youtu.be/lawP2jGwTBM Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman Check out our...

Duration:01:58:51

Auto Journalist Savage Geese!

7/12/2018
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Savage Geese (real name, Mark) is a YouTuber who creates car videos that are unque in their depth, honesty, and technical analysis. He's an experienced track driver with a professional background in tech and film, all skills that lend themselves well to making car videos. He's brutally honesty, and often puts cars on a lift to look at engineering pros and cons. If you want to see what the underside of a ZL1 looks like, or which car's shocks suck, he's your guy. This show is also available...

Duration:01:53:47

Bisi Ezerioha of BISIMOTO ENGINEERING

7/10/2018
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Bisi Ezerioha is the best kind of engineer, because he has crazy ideas. Like 1000HP Honda minivans, a Honda Insight built to drag race, and Porsche that shoot lots of fire. He builds cars the come from weird dreams. Today, he tells us the story of how he got here. Check out Bisi's website to follow for builds, parts, and contact: http://bisimoto.com/ Follow Bisi here: https://www.instagram.com/bisimoto/ This show is also available as a video, full of pictures, videos, and other assets...

Duration:02:05:48

Auction Analyst Brett Hattfield

7/5/2018
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Brett Hattfield is an automotive auction analyst. If you want to know why a car sold for what, he's your guy. He shares a lot of his thoughts at https://www.readthedriven.com. This show is also available as a video, full of pictures, videos, and other assets pertaining to the conversation: https://youtu.be/CtOKejPNs7Y Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman @brett_hattfield IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman Check out our merch! https://teespring.com/stores/thesmokingtire?page=1

Duration:01:35:33

Michael O'Neal from Rennch

7/3/2018
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Michael O'Neai is the host of the Solopreneur Hour Podcast, and the host of the YT channel, RENNCH, where he repairs, modifies, and drives his air-cooled 911. This show is also available as a video, full of pictures, videos, and other assets pertaining to the conversation: https://youtu.be/l5-LE4F0yig https://solopreneurhour.com/ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQ0JSLjr9zoeT4RWMsIRUxA Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman @solohour IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman...

Duration:01:49:28

Marco Gerace - TLG Auto

6/28/2018
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Marco Gerace is the owner and operator of TLG Auto, a shop that repairs and restores Porsches, exclusively. https://www.tlgauto.com/ This show is available as a video! https://youtu.be/gZpjgrB6mC4 Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman @tlg_auto Check out our merch! https://teespring.com/stores/thesmokingtire?page=1

Duration:01:46:15

Brian Makse - Racer, writer, instructor

6/26/2018
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Brian Makse is a championship-winning racing driver, auto writer and on-camera presenter with a large YouTube following. His experience racing gives him a perspective about cars that few journalists have. This show is also available as a video, full of pictures, videos, and other assets pertaining to the conversation: https://youtu.be/HsJ_2EWgdXM Check out Brian's...

Duration:01:51:19

Mike Spinelli & Alex Roy

6/21/2018
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Mike Spinelli is an OG of auto journalism, and one of the founders of Jalopnik.com. He is now Executive Video Producer at TheDRIVE.com, and a host of "/DRIVE" on NBC Sports. Alex Roy once held the transcontinental driving record, covers autonomous cars and tech for TheDRIVE.com, and also hosts "/DRIVE". This show is a video! https://youtu.be/6iKclZFI9Io Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman @mikespin @alexroy144 IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman @mikespinelli @alexroy144 Check...

Duration:01:59:31

Aaron and Robin Gold

6/19/2018
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Aaron Gold is a hilarious, knowledgable guy who has been writing about cars for decades, and loves the strange and eccentric automobile (or, vehicle, rather). He's been caring for the TST Million Mile Lexus, taking road trips with his wife, Robin, who joins us on this show. This show is available as a video: https://youtu.be/q5aypc5s9nA Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman @theautonerd IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman @aarontheautonerd Check out our...

Duration:01:35:05

The Return of Nino

6/14/2018
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Nino Cutraro is a former editor for /DRIVE (online and television), is now a lead editor for Mark Walberg's production company, Unrealistic Ideas. He is also a budding music producer. He's collaborated with a number of up-and-coming artists and his new album, "No Time", is up on Soundcloud. Check out Nino's album on soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/oninjones This show is also a video: https://youtu.be/jOUyzbSIlhc Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire...

Duration:01:37:01

Steve Dinan

6/12/2018
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Steve Dinan has been a master behind building racing engines and teams but he got his street cred modifying BMWs. His cars have always been fast, reliable, and modified in a comprehensive method. His new company is called Carbahn Autoworks. This podcast is available as a video! https://youtu.be/8tS99lrAmOA Check out Steve's Carbahn Autoworks here: https://carbahnautoworks.com/racing-products-service/ Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman...

Duration:01:38:42

"Sticker Shock" hosts Todd Wertman & Nick Smith

6/7/2018
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"Sticker Shock" is a new show (airing Weds at 10PM) on Dicovery channel where hostsTodd Wertman and Nick Smith appraise people's cars. They both have been in the car business for a long time, and have owned a very interesting array of vehicles. This show is available as a video, with visual assets paired to the conversation: https://youtu.be/sl11YAubpMM Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman Check out our...

Duration:01:23:17