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db, Todd, Chad and Gabe get together to talk about MINI Coopers weekly. We are the longest running, highest rated independant automotive podcast.

db, Todd, Chad and Gabe get together to talk about MINI Coopers weekly. We are the longest running, highest rated independant automotive podcast.
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Seattle, WA

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db, Todd, Chad and Gabe get together to talk about MINI Coopers weekly. We are the longest running, highest rated independant automotive podcast.

Language:

English

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(206) 202-3252


Episodes

Woofcast 650 - Every Car Looks Better in Maroon

10/14/2018
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Talking about mods for Hank and weather in Arizona to get us started. Todd tests the MINI Crash Avoidance System which drives us down the nanny feature rabbit hole and some of the best ways to find out how these features work in your car. Oh, and watch how well this driver corrected himself during a crash on the 'Ring here. And then we end up down the track day/driving school/top down rabbit hole. Ending with one of my favorite websites that I think you guys will dig;...

Duration:00:50:43

Woofcast 649:Unicorns Are Out There

9/30/2018
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Gabe reminds us how much he hates Apple Car play in this weeks Black Roof Radio, so we continue talking about Car Play on the positive for you guys here. We think it's been especially better since you can now use Google Maps/Waze with Car Play! Continuing the free form show with actual MINI talk from the latest to the originals. Some good stuff in here for you this week, we think you'll dig it! And, if you are looking for the buyers guide for first generation MINIs, Gabe and I did one for...

Duration:00:47:58

Woofcast 648: What is Your Rap Name?

9/17/2018
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Talking about MINIUSA's new creative campaign, db & Todd got some time in a Cooper Countryman, Gabe freaked out the internet and we talk about the spy shots of the upcoming GP. If you haven't seen it yet, Chad just finished rolling out the new DetroitTuned.com! Cleaner layout, works on your phone and a bunch of new content for you to check out!

Duration:00:55:08

Woofcast 647: Small Means Sh*$ty

9/2/2018
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Starting off reminding you that we had a really great episode of Black Roof Radio this week, mostly because CHAD IS BACK! Starting off with some Fiat 500 bashing, Todd's F56 is about the same size as the Roadster, Chad couldn't fit an ice chest in the truck of a Jetta and I got new tires. Plus some talk about extended warranties and how much better the F56 is over the R50/53/56. Keep an eye on Detroit Tuned. Besides the ever growing list of services that Chad and his team does from software...

Duration:00:56:00

Woofcast 646: You're Doing it Wrong

8/19/2018
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You're Doing it Wrong Finally joined by Gabe from MotoringFile who catches us up on the JCW Countryman (vs. the X2), the BMW M5 and extols to us the virtues of an F56 Cooper with manual transmission. Plus some discussion about my anxiety with my Roadster. Working up a post for dbmini to go into more detail. Stay tuned. A quick technical note: I have spent some time this last week getting the sites cleaned up and running much faster! I'm hoping this helps to cure the errors and crashing we...

Duration:01:11:00

Woofcast 645: Todd was Wrong

8/5/2018
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Woofcast 645: Todd was Wrong That's right, 13 years ago White Roof Radio started as just 2 guys talking about MINI Coopers. Many of you were there when we started, and we really appreciate you sticking with us! For this week, Todd talks cracked windscreen, I talk cracked fuel filter housing plus we were impressed with the turn out of #mtts2018. Looks like you all had a great time and we are bummed that we missed it! Hoping to get with Gabe as soon as possible so he can tell us all about the...

Duration:00:44:17

Woofcast 644: Rad Return Policy

7/15/2018
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Todd, Chad and I this week. Talking a little about sales, a little about used vs. new, a little bit about #mtts2018. If you are a Patron, we talked a little more about MTTS this week as well. If you aren't a Patron, click over and join the club! WEST COAST MTTS'ers, look for Colin from KC in a PW JCW with MTTS Graphics. He has the last of the limited edition Motoring Stripes grill badges! I'm tired of using my images for show notes again! It's your turn, so ping us @whiteroofradio on...

Duration:00:56:25

Woofcast 643: Where's The Gin

6/19/2018
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Gabe joins us this week after the most awkward intro in quite a while. Some fun Black Roof Radio this week too, and some bonus BRR coming later this week! If you aren't getting it, maybe you would like to? Patreon.com/whiteroofradio. More of me complaining about MINI advertising, talking about sales and #mtts2018 among other things.

Duration:01:06:23

Woofcast 642: Old Guy Ailment Problems

5/27/2018
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Old Guy Ailment Problems In which db & Todd get caught up after more than a month of not making a show. If you want more of the gory details, check out this week's Black Roof Radio. Once we get passed all of that, we do, of course, talk about MINIs. Check out this weeks show image; leave it to Todd to make a 4 door MINI look amazing! Of course we talk about the Bubble Car, which sold for $US36K. I'll be taking bets on whether or not Gabe keeps the Clubman and adds it to his stable of...

Duration:01:03:14

Woofcast 641: Gabe Left Cider on the Table

4/29/2018
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This week, Gabe and I cover news from Motoringfile and spend more than a fair bit of time discussing the R50/R53 MINIs. Good Times! MINI Goodwood Tesla Radio Flyer MINI R50/R53 Buyers Guide To those of you heading to MoTD, have fun and be sure, as always, to keep it shiny side up!

Duration:00:59:59

Woofcast 630: Todd Reads the FAQ

4/8/2018
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Todd, Chad and I talking about MINI Coopers, like we like to do. Talking about the R59 Roadster, #mtts2018 tips and keeping it local, among other things. Plus Chad gives us an update about what is going on with Detroit Tuned and the upcoming MINIs on the Dragon. These are some things you need to be able to click on. R50 - R53 manual R55 - R59 manual @WhiteRoofRadio on Twitter and Instagram It's a new month, so here is a new reminder. You keep hearing us talk about Black Roof Radio. That is...

Duration:00:50:44

Woofcast 639: Tying Things Together

3/26/2018
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Chad, Gabe and I talk about news from Motoringile.com, Chad's unhappiness with the 1st gen R56 motor and event reminders. Also to note is the site is still unavailable. I expect to have the squared away by the end of the week! Some of the links from the show: OutMotoring Posting on MF JCW vs JCW MF review of BMW I3 MINIs on the Dragon Southwest MINI Fest And, finally, whiteroofradio.com has been updated and is working as it should. Thank you for your patience!

Duration:00:56:28

Woofcast 638: db queries Todd

3/10/2018
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This week, join Todd & I as we talk about hauling things in the roadster, the perils of owning a pickup truck and electric cars. And the fact that it's been a month since our last show. That has been corrected and will be back on track, starting today! We also throw a shout-out to our man Mr. Benham, who is back at MINI of Ontatio! If you are in SoCal, go over and say hi! A couple of stories that hit our radar recently. Record amounts of money borrowed to buy cars Jalopnik asks if the MINI...

Duration:00:51:43

Woofcast 637: Cheerios in the Cupholder

2/4/2018
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Cheerios in the Cupholder The Ask Chad, kind of, show. Since Hank is in need of a battery, Chad helps us out with all of the information you could need about replacing your battery in a 2nd or 3rd generation MINI Cooper. We get through that and move on to news like BMW getting into the ride share game, talking about city bikes like we do on Ride Bikes Radio, which leads us into a discussion about ride sharing vs driving. There will be a post at dbmini this week about bikes and MINIs too....

Duration:00:55:36

Woofcast 636: We Like Brake Check Videos

1/14/2018
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Starting off with a reminder: Do as we do, not as Gabe says. And, watch some brake check videos if you are looking for some entertainment. Going old school this week. Just Gabe, Todd and I and of course we start talking about the weather, winter tires and Gabe fawning over the MF Clubman. Otherwise, we talk LCI updates, sales and events coming up this year. MINI Takes the States 2018 - #mtts2018 route details released Southwest Mini Fest - This year's West Coast event, happening in San Diego...

Duration:01:34:15

Woofcast #635: Everything Goes Sideways

12/15/2017
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Last show of 2017! Full crew for you guys this week too. We get Gabe to tell us all about the Countryman PHEV and a few other thoughts comparing it to the (what else) Clubman. We do a Craigslist challenge in which Brian won with an electric Sentra, we laughed alot, told many jokes and Gabe was an astute professional. There is still a little bit of time to get over to one of the fine sponsors under the White Roof! CravenSpeed, OutMotoring, Detroit Tuned and Motoring Stripes. HURRY! And are...

Duration:01:02:27

Woofcast 634: Dropping F Bombs Like Bridger

12/5/2017
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A bit late getting this to you guys, but in this episode we have Todd battling Gabe about electric cars. Then, we move on to becoming the marketing dept. for MINIUSA. A note to the affliates, we do go a bit long this week. Part of our current frustration with the marketing was kicked off with this video. Want early access to the shows? Want to be part of the Black Roof Radio crew? Click over to Patreon and sign up! Membership is as much as you want it to be!

Duration:01:14:23

Woofcast 633: The Mad Lib Edition

11/22/2017
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Todd, Chad and Gabe tonight. Sure, I'm there too, but here's the thing. Had some technical issues while recording last week where my side did actually get recorded. You probably won't notice too much, but then again, you might. Call it the Mad Libs edition of White Roof Radio. Apologies in advance. It's Christmas time (or your holiday of choice), and you want to make sure to get something cool for that MINI enthusiast in your life! Don't forget the fine sponsors under the White Roof:...

Duration:00:57:02

Woofcast 632: Todd Makes a Horse Joke

10/27/2017
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What started as a short show to catch up with Brian about his trip to Germany for a special event held for MINI and BMW Genius', turned into another rousing edition of White Roof Radio! Todd admits that the JCW Clubman isn't as bad as he initially thought, at least on the track, Brian does let us know everything (he could) that he learned from his trip to Munich, and Gabe gets really riled up about Apple Car Play and his un-realistic expectations of it. Todd is off to SEMA next week. If you...

Duration:01:02:53

Woofcast 631: AJ Can Park In A Box

10/17/2017
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Very oddly shaped show for you guys this week. Todd took the helm 100% this week, with Chad and AJ. Skipping news this week, they spent some time talking about driving MINIs, fast, in a controlled environment. AJ was on the west coast at the BMW Driving Center in Palm Springs, Todd did a Miles Ahead event in Kansas City and Chad even took the DT Mule out for some track time. Plus Todd fills us in on why he doesn't really like the Clubman. Your patience lately has been appreciated! We have...

Duration:00:58:38