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CarCast Live! Plus Paul Newman’s 300zx On The Dyno

August 23, 2014

Listen in as we put Paul Newman’s 1988 300zx turbo on the dyno before the Monterey Historics. See the video version with Ray McClelland of Full Throttle Kustomz at https://carcastshow.com. Then we do a special live CarCast from the AutoMoto film festival in Monterey, CA. Our guest is Cam Evans of Red Line Oil and the show’s moderator is Fireball Tim. You’ll hear the audio from a sneak preview we screened of Adam’s Paul Newman racing documentary. It features the voices of Mario Andretti, Arthur Newman, Sam Posey, Jay Leno, Patrick Dempsey, Robert Redford, Joann Woodward, Robert Wagner, Bob Sharp and Willy T. Ribbs. A video trailer of the documentary will be out soon!


Show Credits

Producer: Jeff Fox
Audio Engineer: Chris Laxamana


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Come On A Road Trip With CarCast & Nissan IDX

April 19, 2014

Recorded live in Adam’s car on the way back from Laguna Seca! Adam and Matt talk about racing and answer your questions. Plus a special look at the Nissan IDX concept car with its designer, Gio Arroba!


Show Credits

Producer: Jeff Fox
Audio Engineer: Chris Laxamana


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Racing Legend John Morton & 2014 Nissan GT-R

September 14, 2013

John Morton worked at Carroll Shelby’s race shop in the early 1960s and with Ken Miles at Sebring in 1964. In 1968, he was hired by Pete Brock to be a part of the BRE Datsun racing team. John’s new book “Inside Shelby American” will be released October 15th, 2013. Plus we get to check out the hot new 2014 Nissan GT-R!

Show Credits

Producer: Jeff Fox
Audio Engineer: Chris Laxamana

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Paul Newman 300zx At Monterey Historics

August 24, 2013

Adam races Paul Newman’s 300zx turbo at the Monterey Historics. Adam and Matt talk about all of the events that weekend and then do a play-by-play of Adam’s race, including his spin-out at the end.

Show Credits

Producer: Jeff Fox
Audio Engineer: Chris Laxamana


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Thanks to:
http://www.replayxd.com — In-Car Cameras
http://www.traqmate.com — Race Telemetry
http://www.raceschool.com — Race Instruction

Adam’s New Paul Newman Z Car

January 12, 2013

We check out Adam’s new Paul Newman Z race car as he gets ready for the Winter Speed Days race at Laguna Seca. Then we check out the 2013 Cadillac ATS!

Show Credits

Producer: Jeff Fox
Audio Engineer: Chris Laxamana

Cadillac ATS website

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Nissan GT-R & Your Questions

June 23, 2012

Adam can’t complain about the 1964 Triumph TR4A? Oh, really? Thoughts on the new Dodge Dart, BRZs, WRX STIs and why Adam doesn’t own a GT-R. And Adam hacks up almond bits on air and we leave it in the show. And speaking of GT-Rs, Matt gets his foot into one while Adam is out of town.

Show Credits

Producer: Jeff Fox
Audio Engineer: Chris Laxamana

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Drifter Dai Yoshihara & Your Questions

December 3, 2011

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Show Summary

Adam Carolla and Matt D’Andria answer a few listener car questions in between Adam rants. Then we bring in drift champion Dai Yoshihara and his aluminum V8-powered Nissan 240. Dai talks about racing and tearing up tires, then we go out into the parking lot to check out his car. Dai fires up the 240 and throws a couple of window-rattling revs.

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Show Credits

Executive Producer: Donny Misraje
Producer: Jeff Fox
Audio Engineer: Chris Laxamana

Dai Yoshihara’s V8-Powered Nissan 240


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Datsun, Museum and SEMA Part I

December 3, 2010

Adam Carolla rolls down to San Diego area and makes a couple of stops, he hits Symboilic Motors in La Jolla to check out yet another Paul Newman’s 1987 300zx 2+2 race cars. After the quick visit to Symbolic Motors Adam heads on down to the San Diego Automotive Museum check out his own Paul Newman race car and a few of the historic Datsun and Nissan cars on display. The next segment brings part I of the SEMA show where Sandy Ganz and Motorator Matt make the trek to Las Vegas and talk to folks including – Ring Brothers, Flowmaster, Liquid Wrench, Steve Strope and Bodie Stroud. We wrap up with this weeks tech tool tip, “Tapping and You”. Enjoy the show!

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Show Links

Symbolic Motors
Flowmaster Mufflers
San Diego Automotive Museum
Liquid Wrench
Steve Strope’s Purevision Design
BS Hot Rids by Bodie Stroud

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The images for SEMA are for Parts I and II

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Episode Videos



San Diego Automotive Museum


Tech Tool Tip – “Tapping and You”