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Matt Farah and Zack Klapman sit down with automotive icons, pro drivers, comedians and other friends to discuss automotive industry news, racing, projects and whatever else comes to mind. Watch our car reviews at www.youtube.com/thesmokingtire Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman Rent or buy our movies!, where we find out if some bad CraigsList cars can cross an entire US State, off-road!https://vimeo.com/thesmokingtire

Matt Farah and Zack Klapman sit down with automotive icons, pro drivers, comedians and other friends to discuss automotive industry news, racing, projects and whatever else comes to mind. Watch our car reviews at www.youtube.com/thesmokingtire Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman Rent or buy our movies!, where we find out if some bad CraigsList cars can cross an entire US State, off-road!https://vimeo.com/thesmokingtire

Location:

United States

Description:

Matt Farah and Zack Klapman sit down with automotive icons, pro drivers, comedians and other friends to discuss automotive industry news, racing, projects and whatever else comes to mind. Watch our car reviews at www.youtube.com/thesmokingtire Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman Rent or buy our movies!, where we find out if some bad CraigsList cars can cross an entire US State, off-road!https://vimeo.com/thesmokingtire

Language:

English


Episodes

Crew Show! (Drifting a Hummer; Ferrari 812 GTS; Q&A!)

4/13/2021
Matt drifted a crazy Hummer H1 and then hung out with some hot rods that shoot 80-foot fireballs; Zack gets into the details of their Ferrari 812 GTS review; and they answer questions about Drift Week, buying cars, and buying watches. Go to HelloFresh.com/smokingtire12 and use code smokingtire12 for 12 free meals, including free shipping! Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman

Duration:01:29:01

Jonny Lieberman (Motor Trend)

4/8/2021
Jonny Lieberman is a long-time automotive journalist for Motor Trend. He's driven all the greatest cars, had the best whiskey, and usually has a funny way of explaining his opinions. It's always a good show when Jonny sits down. We talk about the RUF Yellowbird, M2 CS vs Cayman GT4, which Bugatti Chiron is the one to buy, and more. Policygenius saved customers up to $1,055 per year compared to their current home & auto policies. Head to Policygenius.com now to get started. Let Sunday...

Duration:01:59:19

Crew Show (Plus Donnie Callaway drops in!)

4/6/2021
Matt Farah and Zack Klapman talk about their recent drives in the BMW X6 M, Ducati Multistrada V4, Zack chasing drift cars at Gridlife, and fire-breathing cars. Plus, Ferrari restoration expert, Donnie Callaway, drops by with Matt's car and some wisdom. Policygenius saved customers up to $1,055 per year compared to their current home & auto policies. Head to Policygenius.com now to get started. Let Sunday take the guesswork out of growing a greener, more beautiful lawn this Spring....

Duration:01:53:14

Chris "Pinstripe Chris" Dunlop (Automotive artist)

4/1/2021
Chris Dunlop, also known as Pinstrip Chris, is an incredible automotive artist. Using a mix of pens, pencils, airbrush, and brushes, he creates paintings that are both incredibly realistic without looking like a simple photograph. He's also known for his "Sharpie cars", where he uses Sharpie pens to draw incredible patterns that cover an entire car for clients like Toyota, Fiat, Chevy, Nissan, and Cadillac. Find his work at https://www.pinstripechris.com/ Follow him...

Duration:01:20:44

Car brokers Steve Serio & Cam Ingram (Return!)

3/30/2021
Steve Serio and Cam Ingram spend a lot of time around expensive, amazing cars. Steve is a broker who helps people buy and sell cars worth five to eight figures. Cam Ingram is the Owner of Road Scholars, a world-renowned restoration shop that also has an incredible car collection. Apply for free today at WOMPLY.COM/SMOKINGTIRE and see if you qualify for a PPP loan. Buy some Dillons and get a free Smoking Tire t-shirt! Follow Steve @therealbondgroup Follow Cam...

Duration:01:48:43

Andrew Frankel (McLaren F1 test, hypercar problems, racing Chris Harris)

3/25/2021
What's it like to go 212MPH in the McLaren F1 press car? Race a vintage Ford at Silverstone? Go head-to-head against Chris Harris in a Citroen 2CV? Andrew Frankel knows. He is the kind of automotive journalist that we admire. He's a great writer and driver, he's driven some incredibly special machines, and he's British, so he has 48 different words for "crash". His newest venture is TheIntercooler, a digital magazine that's quickly growing in popularity, and for good reason. @theintercooler...

Duration:02:12:03

Ant Anstead & Jenson Button

3/23/2021
TV host Ant Anstead and 2009 Formula One champion Jenson Button are about to live every car enthusiast's dream: design their own car. They -along with automotive designer Mark Stubbs and attorney Roger Behle- are revitalizing Radford, a British coach-builder famous for its customization work in the 1940s and 1950s. They're bringing the company back to life with the construction of a high-performance car, a racing school, and a lot more. Visit GETSUNDAY.COM/TIRE to get $20 off your custom...

Duration:01:34:22

Crew Show! (BMW M4 drive, McLaren Elva madness, RPM Act, Q&A!)

3/18/2021
Matt and Zack talk about their drive in the BMW M4, the new X6 M that arrived, Matt's Ducati loaner, Ben Chen's Gemballa crash, the RPM Act, and answer a lot of YOUR questions. Get more information on the RPM Act. Go to HelloFresh.com/smokingtire12 and use code smokingtire12 for 12 free meals, including free shipping! Apply for free today at womply.com/smokingtire and see if you qualify for a PPP loan. Keeps.com/TIRE to take action and prevent hair loss and get your first month of...

Duration:01:38:15

Jason Fenske (EngineeringExplained)

3/16/2021
Can our grid handle more EVs? We know who to ask. Jason Fenske is the host of Engineering Explained, an excellent YouTube channel that teaches you how cars work. He has a background in both engineering and teaching, so he's the perfect person to ask about, well, everything. We talk about the grid, charging, Tesla, Mach-E, sports cars, and more. Watch Jason's YouTube channel! @engineeringexplained Keeps.com/TIRE to take action and prevent hair loss and get your first month of treatment...

Duration:01:50:49

Crew Show! Bronco Sport, Civic Type R, motorcycle bug outs!

3/11/2021
Matt Farah and Zack Klapman sit down to talk about their recent tests of the Honda Civic Type R, Ford Bronco Sport Badlands, and Kia Telluride. We also talk about Zack's new bugout vehicle, Matt's Ducati loaner, and Tesla's NHTSA issues. Re-shop your rates and you could save up to $1,055. Head to Policygenius.com to get started right now. https://www.policygenius.com Keeps.com/TIRE to take action and prevent hair loss and get your first month of treatment free. Goodguys Rod & Custom...

Duration:02:03:57

Tony Quiroga (Car and Driver)

3/9/2021
Tony Quiroga (@guaupants) is the Deputy Editor of Car and Driver Magazine. As one of the testers for Lightning Lap, he's one of the better drivers in the journalist field. He's also the only journalist to do instrumented testing of the Bugatti Chiron, and the speeds he hit were ridiculous. He tells us all about the g-forces of the Chiron, the thrills of wringing every tenth out at VIR, and how to keep '90s cars alive. Read 2021 Lightning Lap here:...

Duration:01:22:24

Andrew Collins Returns! (CarBibles, Jalopnik)

3/4/2021
Andrew Collins is a returning guest, Jalopnik alum, and the new Editor-in-Chief of CarBibles.com. We talk about what you should know when buying a car, the challenges of launching a site, weird seat belts, confusing HVAC controls, cheap off-roading, and a lot more. https://www.carbibles.com IG: @andrewatlarge Let Sunday take the guesswork out of growing a greener, more beautiful lawn this Spring. Visit GETSUNDAY.COM/TIRE to get $20 off your custom lawn plan at checkout!

Duration:01:37:22

Tavarish (YouTuber, fixer of salvage supercars)

3/2/2021
Freddy "Tavarish" Hernandez (@therealtavarish) is one of the most popular automotive YouTubers. He's known for repairing broken exotic cars and giving them a second life. Most recently he's revived a crashed orange McLaren 675LT, documenting every step and mishap along the way. He's also the co-host of Car Trek along with Ed Bolian and Tyler Hoover. Watch him here: https://www.youtube.com/user/tavarish Let Sunday take the guesswork out of growing a greener, more beautiful lawn this...

Duration:01:42:07

Jason Cammisa (HAGERTY)

2/25/2021
Jason Cammisa is one of the most knowledgable, experienced, and entertaining people in the automotive community. He currently hosts 3 excellent shows on HAGERTY's YouTube channel; "Revelations", "Know it All", and "Icons". And as he will explain, do not argue with him because you will lose. Go to HARRYS.COM/TIRE and get a 5-blade razor, weighted handle, foaming shave gel, a travel cover, and a travel size body wash for just $3. IF YOU’RE READY TO TAKE ACTION AND PREVENT HAIR LOSS, GO TO...

Duration:01:27:46

Misha Mansoor - TST Podcast #601

2/23/2021
Misha Mansoor @mishmansoor is the lead guitarist for the metal band, Periphery, and a knowledgeable car enthusiast. He's owned a string of cool cars (currently a Huracan Performante and a GT3 Touring), and always brings a unique perspective to the show. We talk about driving vs collecting, the definition of "fun", argue about the Honda Civic Type R, and more. http://periphery.net/ Go to HARRYS.COM/TIRE and get a 5-blade razor, weighted handle, foaming shave gel, a travel cover, and a...

Duration:01:25:48

Crew Show! (Tesla's Bitcoin, Ferraris, influencers, and more)

2/18/2021
A lot happened this week! We talk Tesla buying Bitcoin, fire-breathing Ferraris, Hyundai Kona recalls, crazy fast turns, influencers gone wrong, and answer fan questions. Go to HelloFresh.com/smokingtire10 and use code smokingtire10 for 10 free meals, including free shipping! Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG: @thesmokingtire @fakezackklapman

Duration:01:53:46

Larry Webster of Hagerty

2/16/2021
How do you get your dream job? Larry Webster has the answer. His career will inspire anyone, regardless what profession they want to be in. He is the VP of Content at HAGERTY, and the former editor-in-chief of "Road & Track" and Senior Editor at "Popular Mechanics". He's raced vintage cars, restored a few, and driven just about everything. We talk about the vintage Ferraris, racing old Fords, why Westfalias are too expensive, argue over the Ford GT, drool over Jaguars, and more. Go to...

Duration:01:54:29

Alain Visser (CEO of Lynk & Co.)

2/11/2021
Alain Visser is the CEO of Lynk & Co., a new car company that is promoting car sharing over individual ownership. Before Alain calls in we talk about the Porsche Cayman GT4, the Mazda 3 Touring, getting a flat tire, driving in the wet, and more. We then finish the show with fan Q&A. https://www.lynkco.com/en/ Visit lemonaidhealth.com/TIREfor 50% off your first order of ED medicine. Re-shop your home and auto insurance, and you could save up to $1,055. Head to Policygenius.com right now...

Duration:01:32:26

Byron Bowers (Comedian, Actor)

2/9/2021
Byron Bowers is a stand-up comedian that has toured alongside Dave Chappelle, Hannibal Buress and Bill Burr. He's a car guy, a deep thinker, and has an incredible life story. You can see him on the big screen this year alongside Idris Elba in “Concrete Cowboys". @byronbowers Visit lemonaidhealth.com/TIREfor 50% off your first order of ED medicine. Re-shop your home and auto insurance, and you could save up to $1,055. Head to Policygenius.com right now to get started. Follow us! T:...

Duration:02:05:23

Doug Demuro!

2/4/2021
Doug Demuro has one of the biggest YouTube channels in the automotive space. We talk about his new Land Rover Discovery, the Ferrari Roma's INSANE option list, weird cars people are auctioning on his site CarsandBids.com, YouTube views, weird emails, and more. This is a stellar episode. @dougdemuro https://www.carsandbids.com https://www.youtube.com/dougdemuro Visit lemonaidhealth.com/TIREfor 50% off your first order of ED medicine. Follow us! T: @thesmokingtire @zackklapman IG:...

Duration:01:49:56