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.
With Bob heading out on the road for his final tour I thought it'd be a good time for this...we spent a 1/2 hour talking cars before the Woodward cruise back in 2016. Great memories of Detroit, his first car and what he listens to in the car. The post Ep105BobSeger - talking cars appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
Matt said he'd come back on with us after the NASCAR finale in Homestead - and here he is! Talking about Joey Logano's win for Penske, the idea of rotating the final race and of course we spend some time on the legend David Pearson. The post Ep104MattYocum - Joey gets it done appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
Getting ready for the NASCAR season finale with my buddy Matt Yocum - who's going to win, which driver is the new "Mark Martin" and much more. Then we talk Cadillacs and cooking with Wolfgang Puck. Seriously. The post Ep103 Matt Yocum and Wolfgang Puck appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
You know him from Toto, and Ringo's All-Starr Band and being one of the best guitar players in the world. His new autobiography "The Gospel According to Luke" is one of the best I've ever read - great stories about everyone from Elton John to Led Zeppelin. The post Ep102 - Steve Lukather from Toto hangs out appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
Welcome to Big Jim's Garage version 2.0. Of course we'll talk about cars, but this about hanging out in the garage with friends and talking about everything that comes up when friends stop by the garage. This week our Producer Ryan Logan pops in to talk about my Conor McGregor theory, then Verne Lundquist joins… The post Ep101VerneLundquist&USFL appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
Always fun to catch up with Indy 500 winner Will Power - he was here in Detroit to promote the ticket on-sale for the Detroit Grand Prix (www.detroitgp.com) The post Ep 100 - Indy 500 winner Will Power appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
He was ringside calling UFC 229 Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Conor McGregor...Jon Anik checks in after one insane weekend in Vegas. What's next for Khabib after going out of the ring to get after one of Conor's coaches - what about Conor? Was this pre-meditated by Khabib? The post Ep99JonAnik - Mayhem at UFC 229 appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.
Ford F-150, Chevy Silverado, RAM...this is one of the most interesting times EVER for the truck market. What does the future hold for the big 3? Can anyone knock off Ford? Phoebe Wall Howard from the Detroit Free Press checks in the talk trucks. click here to read the original article from the Detroit Free… The post Ep98 - The Big 3 Truck Battle with Phoebe Wall Howard appeared first on 94.7 WCSX.