TAC 125 – Catching up & Cracking up with Mike & Ant

(10-25-2019) – Wheeler Dealer fans know that the show moved from Britain to Southern California about 3-4 years ago at the behest of the new owners of the show, the Velocity Network.   Talking About Cars originates from LA, so … Continue reading

TAC 124 – Taking a “Sister Act” OFF the road!

(10-12-2018) — Deborah Najm is a mom, who happens to love the outdoors.   When her husband decided to buy a 4X4 Jeep and run it off road, she decided to get a Land Rover (after all, they have kids, … Continue reading

TAC 123 : Cruisin’ for a cure with some wild wheels

(09-27-2018) – the 19th edition of the “Cruisin’ for a Cure” car show had some 3,500 classic cars, car celebrities and….not one but TWO ways men could be tested for Prostate Cancer.   Bob Beck (Great American Auto Scene-GAAS) and … Continue reading

TAC 122 – Tracy Turnblad’s first car & checking out “Collectible Automobile”

(09-14-2018) – Opportunity and chance can be wonderful things.   While attending the recent “Hollywood Show” near the LA Airport catching up with several celebrities with car stories to tell, I passed the star of “Hairspray” the movie, Nikki Blonsky! … Continue reading

TAC 121 – Mama Partridge gets happy & Monster Garage tales

(08-31-2018) – When people talk about iconic “TV cars” you always hear of the Batmobile from the campy ABC TV series “Batman” with the late Adam West and Burt Ward, or the “Dukes of Hazard” ‘69 General Lee Charger, the … Continue reading

TAC 120 – blowing up a co-star, and fun with Canadian rust buckets”

(08-17-2018) – Knight Rider had it’s KITT, Batman had his Batmobile, and Magnum PI had their Ferrari.      Some of TV’s most popular shows had cars that were co-stars and were as popular as the actors and actresses who … Continue reading

TAC 119 – the Indycar champ & the PMOY’s pink AMX tale

(08-03-2018) – Sometimes podcast guests happen when you least expect it.    That said, talking with Indycar driver Josef Newgarden was fun.   He’s a well spoken guy who has a knack for finishing big at Indycar races, and in … Continue reading

TAC 118 – having trouble with commitment… to cars

(07-19-2018) – You’ve seen him all over TV, from Jay Leno’s Garage (where he’s always trying to race Jay in some form of vehicle), on Californacation (shockingly called “Alonzo”), Fresh off the Boat, Dr. Ken, and when he’s not in … Continue reading

TAC 117 – The Pink Playmate of the Year Car & the Canadian Custom Car Artist!!

(07-06-2018) – Like most men, Mark Melvin grew up with an awareness of Playboy Magazine.    But unlike most men, Mark and and a pal now have a memory of the magazine (and it’s centerfolds) that no one has.   … Continue reading