Today (June 11th) is Sir Jackie Stewarts 80th birthday - a couple of years ago I had the distinct honor to talk with him about everything from racing to The post Happy Birthday Jackie Stewart appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
Great weekend of racing in the motor city for the Detroit Grand Prix - our two winners Scott Dixon and Josef Newgarden stopped by the studio to talk about the races, the Indy Car series and who'll play Roger Penske in the movie (they've got to make a movie...right?) The post Ep 122 - Detroit Grand Prix winners appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
Ed Carpenter Racing driver Ed Jones stopped by the studio to chat about the Detroit Grand Prix - great chat with a very cool guy (nice insight into what happened at Indy plus what to expect on Belle Isle) The post Ep. 121 - IndyCar driver Ed Jones appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
Jack Hawksworth drives for AIM Vasser / Sullivan Lexus racing in the IMSA GTD series. Great guy to give insight into Detroit Grand Prix and what to expect this weekend at Belle Isle. The post Ep. 120 - Jack Hawksworth appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
We preview the Indy500 with four time winner Rick Mears and current IndyCar driver Graham Rahal. Great insight to the race and what it takes to win (Rick qualified on the pole SIX times) . The post Ep 119 - Rick Mears and Graham Rahal Indy 500 preview appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
What's the future hold for self driving cars? How does our "car culture" impact this advancement? Alex Horwitz is the director of "Autonomy" - a new documentary (click here for the link) Then we check in with five time IndyCar Champion Scott Dixon - crazy month of May (including an appearance here in Detroit for… The post Ep 118 - From A to Z - Autonomy to Scott Dixon (New Zealander) appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
Why would someone take a cheap shot at Darrell Waltrip? Kenny Wallace had an AMAZING response - then we talk Indy Car with Penske's Simon Pagenaud and then Max Chilton stops by the studio. One of my favorite podcast yet -- hope you enjoy it. - Big Jim The post Don't be mean to DW - Simon and Max talk IndyCar appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
So I was watching the Grand Tour last week and James May comes on with a segment about the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong walking on the moon -- and there he is driving Neil's Corvette. Who owns that car? His name is Joe Crosby, and we talked about how he got the car and… The post Ep 116 Will Power and Neil Armstrong's Corvette appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
We're "gearing up" (see what I did there?) for the new IndyCar season and Ed Carpenter Racing driver Spencer Pigot checked in before the first race in St. Pete. Great insight from one of the most promising young drivers in the series today (I'm betting money he'll win this season...seriously, he's that good) The post Ep 115 - IndyCar driver Spencer Pigot appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
He's new to IndyCar this year - but familiar to fans of racing after spending the last five seasons in Formula One. Interesting insight from Marcus Ericsson - new driver of the #7 Honda for Schmidt Peterson Motorsports. The post Ep 113 - Indy Car driver Marcus Ericsson appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
Today (Wednesday, Feb 20th) is Roger Penske's birthday - so I thought we'd go back to our conversation with The Captain...great insight into his thought process on IndyCar, NASCAR and the importance of team chemistry. The post Ep 114 - Roger Penske Replay appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
Matt Yocum checks in after the Daytona 500 - what does this win mean for Denny Hamlin? What did Joe Gibbs do with the trophy after the win (and how it connects to Roger Penske) - does Joey Logano have a beef? And of course we talk Bob Seger The post Ep 112 - NASCAR on Fox Matt Yocum post Daytona 500 appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
Couple of auto reviews this week: You've seen the commercials for the GMC Sierra Denali and it's fancy tailgate...but what about the rest of the truck? And how do we feel about the Mazda CX-9? (Mixed is the best description) The post Ep 111 - GMC Sierra Denali and Mazda CX-9 appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
His Action Express racing team has won the IMSA DPi series two of the past three years, his name is Eric Curran and he's one of the coolest drivers on the track. We talk Detroit Grand Prix, NAIAS, IMSA, Belle Isle and Jason Statham. The post Ep110 Eric Curran and Jason Statham's Ferrari appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
Bill Goldberg joined the show to talk about the passing of "Mean" Gene Okerlund and how much Gene meant to him throughout his wrestling career and life...We also find out which Dodge Bill is driving... The post Ep. 109- Goldberg Remembers "Mean" Gene Okerlund appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
Seth Burgett is the founder of Gateway Bronco - the first Ford authorized first gen Bronco "restomod" company. That's a HUGE deal and they deliver amazing vehicles http://www.gatewaybronco.com - we talk Broncos, what they're doing at Gateway and much more. The post Ep. 108 - Gateway Bronco? Wait...they're doing what? appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
Easily the biggest vehicle unveiled at the L.A. Auto Show - Jeep finally unveiled the Gladiator, it's first pickup truck in 27 years. The response was amazing - and we get a couple of minutes with Mark Allen, Head of Design for Jeep. How long has it been done? Were there any last minute design… The post It's a Jeep - It's a pickup. It's the GLADIATOR! appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
The debut of the Jeep Gladiator, an all electric truck built in Detroit plus all the new vehicles on display. Mike Caudill checks in from the LA Auto Show. Check out more on Mike by clicking here The post Ep106Mike Caudill - Live from LA Auto Show appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.