TAC 96 – with “Roadkill Magazine’s Elana Scherr!

(Sept 30, 2017) — There are some great car magazines out there….including the “classics”, “Rod & Custom”, “Car Craft” and of course “Hot Rod”.    Take one of those….add the DNA of Mad Magazine, Mad Scientist Monthly and Saturday Night … Continue reading

TAC 95 – RMD Garage’s Ralph Holguin and his “Krates”

(Sept 15, 2017) — in a non-descript shopping mall in North Long Beach stands “RMD Garage”….the home of a new show on Discovery/Velocity TV, which introduces us to Ralph Holguin.    A man who built a customizing shop and marketing … Continue reading

TAC 85 – our TBT best of Barrett-Jackson edition!!

To pay tribute this year’s Barrett-Jackson auctions in Scottsdale, we offer a “Throwback Thursday” interview with Richard Rawlings of “Fast and Loud” and “Gas Monkey Garage” fame, INSIDE the “Smokey and the Bandit” promo car that sold for $500,000 in … Continue reading

2016, what a year for “Talking About Cars!”

We won awards, we were finalists for a MOTOR PRESS GUILD AWARD, and we began doing a VIDEO podcast (on facebook & youtube) as well as our audio podcasts on iTunes!!    Check out some of our video highlights and … Continue reading

“Phoning a friend”

Dave Hall owns “RESTORE A Muscle Car” in Lincoln, Nebraska.    He helped restore that ’77 Bandit Trans Am that sold for a half million dollars at the 2016 Barrett-Jackson auction in Scottsdale this past January.     While there, … Continue reading

Hangin’ with the Bandit

it’s been nearly 40 years since Burt Reynolds got behind the wheel of that 1977 Pontiac Firebird and began the legend of “Smokey and the Bandit”. When he showed up at Scottsdale in January to help a “promo” version of … Continue reading

Friends, rehabbing, and reaching out!

While i’m in rally mode from my recent medical maladies, the car world moves on.    What’s really helped me is hearing from family, friends, co-workers and you the fans of Talking About Cars!!   It really helps to hear from … Continue reading

Reality Bites!

A not so funny thing happened after my fun trip to Scottsdale, AZ, at Barrett-Jackson. Back home, I thought I had pulled a chest muscle the night before the Super Bowl because I had tried a different angle on doing … Continue reading

Scoring at Barrett-Jackson!

So far it’s been a great time at Barrett-Jackson on Talking About Cars first shared experience with Generation Auto TV!    So far the interviews have come Fast and Furious!!    Richard Rawlings of Gas Monkey Garage joined me IN … Continue reading