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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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Episodes

Cody Miles: Global Time Attack Driver

12/13/2018
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Cody Miles is a driver in the Global Time Attack series with a rare setup: a Subaru STI with air suspension. We sat down to talk about his career, his car, and a lot more. Watch Cody's car in action here: https://www.airliftperformance.com/blog/gta-super-lap-battle/ NEW SHIRTS! https://www.blipshift.com/collections/the-smoking-tire This show is also a video: https://youtu.be/K6II0TcBAAA Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman...

Duration:01:20:49

Mike Spinelli (The/DRIVE, Jalopnik OG)

12/11/2018
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Mike Spinelli has had some of the best jobs in automotive journalism: a founder of Jalopnik, former editor of 0-60 Magazine, talking head on /DRIVE on NBCSports, and host of several shows on YouTube's /DRIVE Network. He knows -and has seen- a lot. This show is also a video: https://youtu.be/0bvzBXLXluc Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman @mikespin IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman @mikespin Check out our merch! https://www.blipshift.com/collections/the-smoking-tire

Duration:01:59:20

Gale Banks

12/6/2018
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Gale Banks is the founder and CEO of Banks Power, the leading company in performance modifications for diesel engines. He has an amazing history, from building a twin-charged semi truck for Pikes Peak, to jet boat engines for New Zealand, to government contracts. When it comes to engine tuning, gas or diesel, he is one of our most knowledgeable guests. This show is also a video: https://youtu.be/O5LMi8y-MTk Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire...

Duration:01:54:41

Sam Smith of Road & Track

12/4/2018
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Sam Smith is a writer for Road & Track magazine and an accomplished vintage racer. He's driven some unique cars, including IndyCars from almost every decade, and retired F1 cars. He drove down in his Integra Type-R to talk about it all. Read Sam's work: https://www.roadandtrack.com/author/2560/sam-smith/ This show is a video! https://youtu.be/BD3KdoXHeAo Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman @thatsamsmith IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman @thatsamsmith Check out our...

Duration:01:58:17

IndyCar driver Ryan Phinny

11/29/2018
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Ryan Phinny is an IndyCar driver, kart racer, and motorcycle enthusiast. He joins us to talk about how he worked his way from tech to race car driver, why karting is so important, and his new motorcycle venture. This show is also a video with visual assets paired to the conversation: https://youtu.be/Bn7f-uw1BKU Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman @ryanphinny IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman @ryanphinny Check out our...

Duration:01:55:59

Hannah Elliot & Magnus Walker

11/27/2018
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Hannah Elliott is an automotive journalist who covers reviews and news for Bloomberg. Magnus Walker is a famous automotive personality known for his custom vintage Porsches. Check out Hannah's articles: https://www.bloomberg.com/authors/AR_gYx13m9A/hannah-elliott Everything Magnus is here: http://www.magnuswalker911.com/ This show is also a video, with visual assets paired to the conversation: https://youtu.be/fbgMxNItuZQ Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman @hannahelliottxo...

Duration:01:46:30

Betim Berisha - BBI Autosport

11/20/2018
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Betim Berisha is the CEO of BBI Autosport, a world-reknowned builder of extremely fast Porsches. From street tunes to race cars to one-off custom builds, he has done it all. On this episode he talks about how he got here, the struggles of a business, battery fires, and shows us his latest crazy project. This show is also a video: https://youtu.be/SHArOH_oc4M Check out BBI's work: https://www.bbiautosport.com/ Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire...

Duration:02:18:15

Michael Dweck - Dir. of "The Last Race"

11/15/2018
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Michael Dweck is the director of the feature film, "The Last Race", a movie about the last oval track on Long Island, and the battle between those that want to keep racing and those that want to develop the property. Premiers Friday, Nov. 16. From it's FB page: " An intimate portrait of a small-town stock car racetrack and the tribe of passionate blue-collar drivers that call it home, struggling to hold on to an American racing tradition as real estate development threatens its...

Duration:00:53:18

HOONIGAN's Brian Scotto

11/13/2018
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It took a long time, but we finally got him to talk about how it all came to be. Brian Scotto is the creative director of Hoonigan, but he's much more than that. He's been the driving force and creative mind behind all of the Gymkhana videos; the craziest, coolest, most viral automotive content ever put online. Before that he ran the excellent magazine, 0-60, and "Donk, Box, and Bubble". He's wrenched, raced, and written his way up to become one of the most important minds and voices of car...

Duration:01:56:59

Jason Cammisa

11/8/2018
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Jason Cammisa is the former co-host of the mega-popular online Motor Trend show, "HEAD2HEAD", and young veteran of the automotive world, having written for Road&Track, Automobile, and Motor Trend. He owns several awesome "enthusiast" cars and has a lot of wisdom. We also do a very long Q&A sessions with the fans. This show is also a video, with clips and photos paired to the discussion: https://youtu.be/LaYqhNImKgM Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman @jasoncammisa IG:...

Duration:02:05:49

Tim Neely's Enthusiast Garage

11/6/2018
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Tim Neely is a man with a very cool collection of weird, fun cars. He's knowedgable, he's owned good cars, bad cars, and now he talks about them on his YouTube channel, Tim's Enthusiast Garage. Other topics include Safari 911s, what the best S2000 is, engine swaps, what to buy for motorcycle towing, and a ton more. Watch Tim's Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSHC8vHIPzE5EaYjHgx1Tmw This show is available as a video! https://youtu.be/CSF6zC6Rui4 Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire...

Duration:01:54:05

DOUG DEMURO

11/1/2018
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If you like cars and have an internet connection, you've probably heard of Doug Demuro.He came to prominence by writing hilarious articles about the (now gone) unlimited warranties sold at CarMax. He has one of the biggest YouTube channels in the automotive space, focusing on showing people the details of cars new and old. Find everything Doug does here: https://www.autotrader.com/oversteer This show is also a video: https://youtu.be/Ht9AGOWpROw Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire...

Duration:02:19:18

Stunt driver Sera Trimble & JF Musial (/DRIVE, APEX)

10/30/2018
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Sera Trimble has been a professional stunt driver for almost 10 years. She's nice, sarcastic, owns a few awesome cars, and can slide to a stop an inch from your toe. JF Musial is the creator of /DRIVE Network on YouTube, the director of APEX: Story of the Hypercar, and spends his days traveling to film fast cars. He's here to talk about the new season of /DRIVE on NBC Sports, and his new show, "Proving Grounds". Both air Sunday on NBCSN. This show is also a video:...

Duration:01:56:10

Foxbody Auction Show w/ Elana Scherr & Andrew P. Collins

10/25/2018
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This podcast was recorded during the final hour of the auction for Matt's Foxbody Mustang, where 50% of the proceeds went to the buyer's charity of choice. Joining us was Andrew P. Collins of JALOPNIK who told us why you should never roll a UTV, and Elana Scherr, a lover of all old cars and current writer for Edmunds, and formerly at Hot Rod, Roadkill, and many other places. This show is also a video: https://youtu.be/IW6XA6hzM8k Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman...

Duration:02:00:04

The Straight Pipes' Yuri & Jakub

10/23/2018
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Yuri and Jakub are a duo from Canada who run the YouTube channel, The Straight Pipes. They do car reviews, comparisons, and look at the new tech in cars. Watch the Straight Pipes: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86SBFIAgnYL3ll2ZDgmsuA This show is available as a video! https://youtu.be/H9ZisUEZ73M Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman @thestraightpipes Check out our merch! https://teespring.com/stores/thesmokingtire?page=1

Duration:01:48:42

Straight Pipes' Yuri and Jakub

10/23/2018
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Yuri and Jakub are a duo from Canada who run the YouTube channel, The Straight Pipes. They do car reviews, comparisons, and look at the new tech in cars. Watch the Straight Pipes: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86SBFIAgnYL3ll2ZDgmsuA This show is available as a video! https://youtu.be/H9ZisUEZ73M Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman @thestraightpipes Check out our merch! https://teespring.com/stores/thesmokingtire?page=1

Duration:01:48:42

Elana Scherr - (Edmunds, Hot Rod, Roadkill)

10/18/2018
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Elana Scherr has worked for all the magazines that require wrench turning, because she can. She wrote for Hot Road, was the editor of Road Kill, and has a collection of old cars in various states of repair that we can all aspire to. She dailes an Opel GT and a classic Challenger, and is one of the friendliest people in the business. She's here to talk about her new video projects on Edmunds. This show is also a video! https://youtu.be/VMn7e27MeLc Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman...

Duration:01:57:49

Kurt Bradley (Writer, Photographer)

10/16/2018
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Kurt Bradley is a motorsports photographer and contributing writer for Jalopnik. He has driven some seriously fast stuff, and been to some amazing places. Check out Kurt's work here: http://kurtbradley.co/ This show is also a video, with photos to go along with the conversation: https://youtu.be/zdRkW3rFxgs Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman @kurtbradley IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman Check out our merch! https://teespring.com/stores/thesmokingtire?page=1

Duration:01:53:38

Carcast's Matt D'Andria

10/11/2018
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Matt bought a new (old) car, and Carcast's Matt D'Andria talks about his crazy Foxbody project. This show is also a video! https://youtu.be/Z-t2KTQjn_Q Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman @motorator IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman @motorator Check out our merch! https://teespring.com/stores/thesmokingtire?page=1

Duration:01:29:08

Jeff Glucker of HOONIVERSE!

10/9/2018
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Jeff Glucker is back! One of the oldest, funniest, and most frequent guests, he's the host of The Hooniverse Podcast and YouTube channel. He drives lots of new cool things and has had some hilarious (and not so hilarious) project woes. Some involve HEMIs, and Mercedes. It wasn't good. He's here to talk about it all. READ: www.hooniverse.com WATCH: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheHooniverse This show is also a video: https://youtu.be/Z5fREp7M9bc Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire...

Duration:01:55:34