Category: Leisure:Automotive

Tune in for two new episodes every week as we interview guests to talk about the past and future of motoring. Professional automotive journalist Kris Clewell and co-host Jake Solberg also delve into obscure automotive history, discuss car culture, news, and the changing nature of the automotive landscape.

February 21, 2020

Mike Burroughs - Fabrication, Creation, and Exploration

Mike Burroughs joins us to talk about what's going on at Protomachine, the balance between fabrication and creativity, offroading, the Model A, FJ's. Hummer H1's, car culture, and much more...

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www.protomachine.com

February 18, 2020

The Most Famous Black Cat in the World

This brand's core is a very famous black cat, but you don't know the whole story... Jake lights the way to tell us all about it's interesting history, and how it eventually became a legend. 

This is a Patreon only episode. Jake has been struck down with the flu, so we're throwing this up as a bonus! If you like this episode, there's a lot more like it at:

www.patreon.com/overcrest

February 14, 2020

The Turbine Car - How Chrysler Took their Biggest Risk of All…

In 1963, Chrysler shocked the world with its Turbine Car. We interview industry experts to dig deep into the history of this revolutionary vehicle, what worked, what didn't, and why this monumental engineering feat inevitably failed. 

 

February 10, 2020

Fly Me to the Mooooon…

Kris probably blows more burrito math, which as it turns out, is more accurate than the EPA rating of the new Porsche Taycan. The guys roll out a new "this week in automotive history" segment, news, listener questions and more...
 
Porsche Taycan crushes EPA rating in several tests...
Tesla removes software after purchase....
Ferrari are a bunch of jerks…
NASA Asks Car Companies To Help Design the Next Lunar Rover
The VW Passat’s life is.... Short
Things are looking really bleak for Nissan.
California is expensive.
 
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February 7, 2020

Formula E is Your Future…

Dave Engleman from Porsche Motorsports North America comes on the podcast to talk about Formula E, how it works, its implications for the future, and Porsche's own Formula E program. The guys also discuss the interesting fuel used to run the generators charging the cars, a legendary racing game, their projects, and more.
 
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