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Some tragic, some funny, some mysterious, some personal. All true. Moving stories about life, people, and cars.

Some tragic, some funny, some mysterious, some personal. All true. Moving stories about life, people, and cars.
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United States

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Panoply

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Some tragic, some funny, some mysterious, some personal. All true. Moving stories about life, people, and cars.

Language:

English


Episodes

Love Lost: ‘55 Bel-Air

5/8/2018
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Walt Appell was a tireless, hardworking man who loved cars from the time he was a teen, being raised by his siblings. He owned two gas stations, and later a deli, and through it all was a volunteer fireman and fire chief. His only dream for retirement was to have an iconic classic Chevy. And he did just that, until he died suddenly, leaving a wife and two son’s stricken by grief, a lifetime of stories, and a ‘55 Bel-Air in the garage. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:34:07

On The Road: Tour Vans

5/1/2018
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Every musician has a story about a tour van. In this episode, we explore the mythology and legends behind the tour van, what they mean to bands everywhere, and interviews several prominent musicians about the wild stories that can only happen on tour. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:37:48

Mister Hot Rod: ‘61 Tempest

4/24/2018
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Against all odds, Ed became the fastest man in Paterson, NJ. No small feat, considering he had the weakest car. It’s a hilarious story that shows how one man lucks into victory, and just as quickly tastes the bitterness of defeat. But, in the end, did he really lose at all? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:29:45

Mister Hot Rod: ‘61 Tempest

4/17/2018
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Against all odds, Ed became the fastest man in Paterson, NJ. No small feat, considering he had the weakest car. It’s a hilarious story that shows how one man lucks into victory, and just as quickly tastes the bitterness of defeat. But, in the end, did he really lose at all? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:29

Bad Memory: ‘52 Pickup

4/10/2018
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Steven’s best and worst experiences revolve around cars, especially the classic Camaro that’s the one link to a father who never understood him. But his memories—all of them—are rapidly fading thanks to a traumatic brain injury. As he struggles to keep his mind sharp, he discovers that one of his most painful experiences wasn’t at all like he remembers it. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:28:34

Missing Mopar: ‘74 Road Runner

4/3/2018
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Jason Godsil wants to build an American car company from scratch that rivals the insane machines made by Bugatti. But while he looks to the future, he also looks to the past, as he searches tirelessly to find the long-lost muscle car that started his family’s love of cars, but that is steeped in tragedy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:37:22

Guardian Angel: ‘86 200SX

3/27/2018
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A mechanical failure derails what should be an easy road trip for two brothers. With limited money and time, they attempt a Hail Mary repair of their Nissan 200SX only to wonder if maybe someone - or something - is looking out for them. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:28:12

Introducing Tempest

3/15/2018
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Jalopnik is proud to bring you Tempest, a series that explores the hilarious and heartbreaking true stories of our relationship with cars. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:58