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The Rise of Food Trucks

The Rise of Food Trucks

It’s no secret that food trucks are enjoying national attention here in the States – but why? Where did food trucks originally come from, and how does running one work? Tune in to learn more. See more »

Board Track Racing

Board Track Racing

At the start of the 20th century, motorcycles and cars competed on enormous, steeply banked wooden racetracks called "motordromes." Listen in to find out why these popular tracks quickly earned a much more ominous nickname: "murderdrome." See more »

What's it really like to own your dream car?

What's it really like to own your dream car?

Every car buff has their dream vehicle, whether a vintage Porsche, a mean Mustang or a timeless Rolls-Royce. But what’s it actually like to own that Bugatti? Tune in for a closer look at the reality of owning the ideal auto. See more »

The 93 Rolls-Royces of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh

The 93 Rolls-Royces of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh

Some called Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh a messiah, and some called him a cult leader. Beginning in the 1980s, this controversial guru and his followers slowly took over an area of rural Oregon. Yet despite all his spiritual teachings and publications, he’s perhaps best remembered for amassing a collection of nearly 100 Rolls Royces. So what happened to them? See more »

The Mill BLACKBIRD

The Mill BLACKBIRD

Designed in the same warehouse that once held the Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird, the Mill Blackbird is the world’s first fully-adjustable car rig capable of creating photoreal computer-generated vehicles. See more »

What's the deal with luxury pickup trucks?

What's the deal with luxury pickup trucks?

How much would you pay for a new truck kitted out with all the bells and whistles? It's a question more and more US car buyers are asking as they purchase trucks with amenities previous generations never imagined -- but it leads to a bigger question: How long will the trend persist? See more »

The Case of the Buried Ferrari Dino 246

The Case of the Buried Ferrari Dino 246

How did a Ferrari Dino 246 end up buried in an LA backyard? Where did it come from, and why did it end up rotting beneath the Earth? In this episode, Scott and Ben investigate the mysterious case of the buried Dino. See more »

What was the Expedition of the Americas?

What was the Expedition of the Americas?

In the late 1970s, a Jeep enthusiast named Mark Smith gathered several like-minded adventurers and set about on a wildly ambitious journey -- to drive from the tip of South America all the to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska. So how far did they get? Tune in to find out. See more »

Can You Fix It Yourself? Beginner Car Repair

Can You Fix It Yourself? Beginner Car Repair

How can you tell when a repair is an easy, at-home project or a job for a seasoned mechanic? Join Scott and Ben as they take a closer look at the ins and outs of beginner car repair. See more »

Would you use a mobile gas delivery service?

Would you use a mobile gas delivery service?

Services like Uber and Lyft have revolutionized the conventional taxi service -- could an app do the same thing with gas? Tune in to learn about the next big disruption in gas station models: companies that want to deliver gas straight to your tank. See more »

A Mystery Show Double Feature

A Mystery Show Double Feature

This week, Scott and Ben bring back the Mystery Show with a twist: each of the guys has their own topic prepared, and the other one has no idea what’s coming. See more »

The Gumball 3000 Update

The Gumball 3000 Update

In this episode, Scott and Ben return with an update on the opulent Gumball 3000, an exclusive rally involving supercars, supermodels and international partying. Tune in to learn more about this year's race, along with some of its notable cars and drivers. See more »

Caresto's Arkham Car: A Real-life Batmobile

Caresto's Arkham Car: A Real-life Batmobile

The Gumball 3000 is no stranger to bizarre autos, but Caresto's Arkham car takes the cake. Learn how the custom coachmaker made a real-life, high-performance Batmobile. See more »

Whatever happened to the Avro Arrow?

Whatever happened to the Avro Arrow?

In the 1950s, the Avro Canada CF-105 Arrow was on track to become the crowning jewel of the Canadian aviation industry. Yet in 1959 work on this delta-wing interceptor came to an abrupt – and surprising – halt. So what happened? Tune in as the guys explore the specs (and speculation) surrounding the Avro Arrow. See more »

The Aerovette: The Rise and Fall of Rotary-powered Corvettes

The Aerovette: The Rise and Fall of Rotary-powered Corvettes

When Chevy first began experimenting with mid-engine, rotary-powered cars, they fully intended to bring the vehicles into production. So what happened? Tune in to learn more. See more »

The History of Rental Cars

The History of Rental Cars

Who sold the first rental cars? Where did the rental car business begin, and how did today's rental companies get so darn big? Learn the answers to these questions and more as Scott and Ben delve into the history of rental cars. See more »

Surveillance Vehicles

Surveillance Vehicles

You've seen them in countless movies -- windowless vans with suspicious floral branding, unmarked Crown Vics loitering on street corners -- but what is a surveillance vehicle? What should it do, and what makes it useful (or useless)? See more »

Airport Support Vehicles

Airport Support Vehicles

Sure, airports are all about planes, but they're not the only amazing vehicles on the runway. In this episode Scott and Ben dive behind the scenes and under the wing to learn more about the fleets of support vehicles that make plane flights possible. See more »

Synchronized Driving

Synchronized Driving

You’ve heard of synchronized swimming – but what about synchronized driving? Tune in to learn more about the complex (and dangerous) techniques required to perform multi-car stunts, with cars often mere inches away. See more »

What's your cheapest running car?

What's your cheapest running car?

What's the least you ever paid for a car? Was it worth it? Join Scott and Ben as they recount some of the best -- and worst -- cheapest running cars. See more »