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Weekly Podcast about all things cars, bikes and trucks.

Weekly Podcast about all things cars, bikes and trucks.
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United Kingdom

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Weekly Podcast about all things cars, bikes and trucks.

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English


Episodes

Free for all 4

1/22/2019
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Free For All Episodes are off the top of our heads, so facts are only as accurate as our memories permit. We love to be contacted by listeners if you feel like we have missed something/gotten it wrong! This week we have the usual oddities for you in a new Free For All episode. Limousines, custom bikes and even Messerschmitts get crammed into this episode along with a bunch of other stuff in between! These episode are always a lot of fun and cover the most eclectic stuff!

Duration:00:30:26

Lotus History PT2

1/15/2019
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We pick up where we left off with the previous episode, so please start there if you want the full story! We delve into the Esprit and its storied 25 year history, as well as the radical M100 Elan. Our episode comes to an end with the design and release of the Elise, a car that helped save the company and was an absolute masterpiece of engineering and ingenuity.

Duration:00:34:50

Lotus History PT1

1/8/2019
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This episode covers the history of Lotus road cars from the early days including the Lotus 7, through the original Lotus Elite and Europa. We go on to cover the world renown Elan as well as the Eclat, Excel and later Elite. Let's also not forget the Lotus Cortina! There is lots of information about Colin Chapman, Lotus's founder, and the engineering that went into these wonderful vehicles. There is so much to cover, we split the episode in 2 and we covered the rather wonderful Esprit and...

Duration:00:30:45

Free for all 3

1/1/2019
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Free For All Episodes are off the top of our heads, so facts are only as accurate as our memories permit. We love to be contacted by listeners if you feel like we have missed something/gotten it wrong! This week starts at the VW UP! Gti, and takes us on a bizarre trip through 2 stroke bikes, Lovely old Volvos and some how ends up somewhere near 6 wheel Land Rover Discoveries. When you listen, I am sure you will understand why. These episode are always a lot of fun and cover the most...

Duration:00:31:40

Turbo Bikes

12/25/2018
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This week we look at the wonderful period of time in the early 80's when each of the big 4 Japanese bike manufacturers had a go at turbocharging production street bikes. Honda had their CX500 and CX650 Turbos, Yamaha had their XJ650 Turbo. Suzuki had the XN85 and Kawasaki finished up this rather odd experiment with their wonderful GPZ 750 Turbo. Loads of bike chat and turbo fun!

Duration:00:32:32

Free For All 2

12/18/2018
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Free For All Episodes are off the top of our heads, so facts are only as accurate as our memories permit. We love to be contacted by listeners if you feel like we have missed something/gotten it wrong! Over priced classic's start off the show and as usual, that brings us to Matt's favourite topic, air cooled VW's! Old Mercedes, Ranchereos/El Caminos and Series Land Rovers are among the massive list of stuff crammed into this episode. These episode are always a lot of fun and cover the most...

Duration:00:32:21

Our Favourite Porsches

12/11/2018
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Slight piece of self indulgence in that this episodes is all about some of our favourite Porsches! 4 and 6 cylinder, light weight stripped out models, turbos and things most peoples bank managers will not allow you to dream about all make appearances!

Duration:00:33:09

Free for all 1

12/4/2018
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Free for all Episodes are off the top of our heads, so facts are only as accurate as our memories permit. We love to be contacted by listeners if you feel like we have missed something/gotten it wrong! This episode contains everything from Caprice Classics to 125 motorcycles. On the way, we cover early air cooled VW type 2's (campers), Lotus Europas, the Aston Martin Virage Vantage, TVR and so much I can't list it all here. These episode are always a lot of fun and cover the most eclectic...

Duration:00:30:01

Engines By Country

11/27/2018
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We split up some of the world's most innovative engine design and manufacturing countries and pick some of our favourites from over the years. Britain, Japan, Italy, U.S.A and Germany provide the categories and we go from 4 cylinders to 12 cylinders as we navigate the globe.

Duration:00:32:19

The First Episode!

11/18/2018
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Episode 1 gives you a look into our tastes and opinions on fun and classic vehicles. Instead of the boring old, "what's your favourite car," or "what's the fastest/most expensive _______," we have picked some categories that are a bit different! The categories are: You get to choose a car, a bike or a truck to satisfy the three choices. However, once you've used up one choice for one category you cannot reuse it for another category! Our choices may be a bit odd, but welcome to The...

Duration:00:32:03