TAC 104 -Chasin’ down car stories with Jeff Allen!!

(01-19-2018) – Discovered Jeff Allen on his former CNBC show “the Car Chasers” where he tracked down numerous cars across the country for various clients at his Flat 12 Gallery in Texas.    As opposed to Wayne Carini finding stunning … Continue reading

TAC 103 – Misfits, Speedways and the Last Jedi

(01-05-2018) – HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYONE!!   Talking About Cars starts up 2018 with some breaking news, some silliness and always fun conversation about classic cars!    This week, we start off with our special guest, a big named STAR … Continue reading

TAC 102 – Cruisin’ with Smokey, talkin’ with Rick, hangin’ with the So Cal Smarties!

(12-22-2017) – You think of Motown, in the motor city, you think of the Motown sound!    And one of the top archetects of the Motown sound, was Smokey Robinson.   Let’s face it, he may not be a “car … Continue reading

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