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  • ENCORE: Dave Despain | FULL SHOW | #70

    May 28, 2014 | 43 min
    Expert racing analyst, Dave Despain joins us for an extended one on one interview where we discuss his career and notable racing personalities. Segment 1: Dave Despain Show Dave Despain has been covering automotive racing since the early 80's. Today, we hear about the all new "Dave Despain Show" on MAVTV. We find out about his recent interview with the all-time great funny car racer, John Force. Segment 2: History of Despain We're going way back with Dave Despain to discuss his start in show business at the age of 16, and when he received the chance of a lifetime to be an expert analyst covering the Daytona 200. Segment 3: Demo Reels Looking back on his career, Dave Despain reflects on his o...
  • ENCORE: Alex Zanardi | SEGMENT 5 | #70

    May 28, 2014 | 7 min
    In Dave Despain's storied career, what stands out? Dave describes his emotional and hopeful interview with Alex Zanardi; an Italian Formula One driver who tragically lost both of his legs.
  • ENCORE: Inspiration | SEGMENT 6 | #70

    May 28, 2014 | 7 min
    The one, the only Dave Despain joins us for one final segment as we find out who has inspired him throughout his life including Bart Markel, Dan Gurney, Ken Squier, Chris Economaki, and Fred Rheinstein.
  • ENCORE: Forrest Lucas | SEGMENT 4 | #70

    May 28, 2014 | 9 min
    American entrepreneur and founder of Lucas Oil, Forrest Lucas recently launched MAVTV. Dave Despain discusses Lucas' passion for all things racing. Switching gears, Dave describes pivotal moments in his career.
  • ENCORE: New Show | SEGMENT 1 | #70

    May 28, 2014 | 6 min
    Dave Despain has been covering automotive racing since the early 80's. Today, we hear about the all new "Dave Despain Show" on MAVTV. We find out about his recent interview with the all-time great funny car racer, John Force.
  • ENCORE: Demo Reels | SEGMENT 3 | #70

    May 28, 2014 | 8 min
    Looking back on his career, Dave Despain reflects on his opportunity to interview Kenny Roberts, the first American to win the World Motorcycle Road Racing Championship, when Roberts was just 17 and on the rise.
  • ENCORE: History of Despain | SEGMENT 2 | #70

    May 28, 2014 | 7 min
    We're going way back with Dave Despain to discuss his start in show business at the age of 16, and when he received the chance of a lifetime to be an expert analyst covering the Daytona 200.
  • Countdown to Indy | FULL SHOW | #69

    May 20, 2014 | 43 min
    We're counting down the days to the Indy 500, recapping NASCAR point standings, and covering the latest headlines including Kyle Busch's recent run in with the police. Segment 1: Who won again? Why is everyone still talking about Danica's 7th place finish? We recap recent NASCAR news and point standings. Also, the Sprint All Star Race may not give racers points, but they can net a lot of cash and TV time. Find out the extreme measures racers are going through to secure a place. Segment 2: Tickets Kyle Busch was ticketed recently for speeding and having a "disrespectful attitude." Shocked? Not really... Alan and Steven talk about their run-ins with the law. Segment 3: Dreaming of Indy From th...
  • Searching for 100 | SEGMENT 6 | #69

    May 20, 2014 | 7 min
    Will female pro-drivers hit 100 wins in NHRA this weekend? Steven Cole Smith makes race predictions for top fuel, funny car, and pro-stock motorcycle events.
  • A 33 Car Race | SEGMENT 4 | #69

    May 20, 2014 | 9 min
    If you are able to make it into the Indy 500, you'll net a minimum of $250K. With such high purses, emotions run high. We recall former winners, and make predictions for this year's race.
  • Tickets | SEGMENT 2 | #69

    May 20, 2014 | 6 min
    Kyle Busch was ticketed recently for speeding and having a "disrespectful attitude." Shocked? Not really... Alan and Steven talk about their run-ins with the law.
  • Carboration Day | SEGMENT 5 | #69

    May 20, 2014 | 7 min
    NASCAR has long since switched to fuel injection, but we still celebrate "Carboration Day." We discuss historical races. Switching gears, having the best tires is crucial form race day success. Steve and Alan talk about the tire varieties.
  • Dreaming of Indy | SEGMENT 3 | #69

    May 20, 2014 | 8 min
    From the jets flying overhead, to the genuine patriotic atmosphere; the Indy 500 is a bucket-list race to experience in person. In this segment, we look forward to the 2014 event.
  • Who won again? | SEGMENT 1 | #69

    May 20, 2014 | 7 min
    Why is everyone still talking about Danica's 7th place finish? We recap recent NASCAR news and point standings. Also, the Sprint All Star Race may not give racers points, but they can net a lot of cash and TV time. Find out the extreme measures racers are going through to secure a place.
  • Kenny Wallace | SEGMENT 4 | #68

    May 15, 2014 | 11 min
    Wild man, Kenny Wallace, calls in from his home in North Carolina. Kenny speaks about NASCAR network coverage following the cancellation of Speed Channel, and where we can find his show. Switching gears, we learn about Kenny's family, his heroes, and more.
  • Talladega Controversy | SEGMENT 3 | #68

    May 15, 2014 | 8 min
    More than a week later, fans are still buzzing about the recent Talladega Race. Dale Earnhardt Jr. has been criticized for his decision to hang back. Should racers be forced to give it 100% if the race conditions are unsafe? Steven Cole Smith sounds off.
  • Race Track News | SEGMENT 6 | #68

    May 15, 2014 | 7 min
    The smell, the sound, the bad corn dogs... We talk about why we love the track day experience. Plus, find out what's new at Formula 1 and NHRA.
  • Love of Racing | SEGMENT 5 | #68

    May 15, 2014 | 5 min
    Who are your favorite racers? We discuss the racers who simply don't have the word "quit" in their vocabulary.
  • Evolution of Motorsports | FULL SHOW | #68

    May 15, 2014 | 43 min
    Sponsorship dollars are flooding in, but that doesn't necessarily translate to filled seats. We talk about the struggle to connect with fans. Then, Kenny Wallace gives joins us to talk racing. Plus, we cover the latest NASCAR, NHRA, and Formula One news. Segment 1: Big Bucks What would you buy for $88 Million? The National Guard has sunk millions into sponsoring NASCAR and Indy Car over the last few years to bolster enlistment, but have yet to see any return. We sound off on the high cost to be involved in auto racing. Segment 2: Race Day Coverage These days, it's tough to sell out a venue for auto racing. We discuss the struggle to fill seats. Also, with so many television network changes, ...
  • Race Day Coverage | SEGMENT 2 | #68

    May 15, 2014 | 6 min
    These days, it's tough to sell out a venue for auto racing. We discuss the struggle to fill seats. Also, with so many television network changes, finding automotive coverage can be a pain. Don't end up watching lacrosse in lieu of your favorite race!
  • Big Bucks | SEGMENT 1 | #68

    May 15, 2014 | 7 min
    What would you buy for $88 Million? The National Guard has sunk millions into sponsoring NASCAR and Indy Car over the last few years to bolster enlistment, but have yet to see any return. We sound off on the high cost to be involved in auto racing.
  • Quest for 100 W's | FULL SHOW | #67

    May 8, 2014 | 43 min
    The race is on for NHRA's female drivers to secure 100 victories. In this episode we're making race predictions for Atlanta, sitting down with Erica Enders-Sanders, and covering the latest NASCAR shenanigans. Segment 1: Fight at Richmond A fight broke out between Marcos Ambrose and Casey Mears during a recent Richmond race. Do you agree with NASCAR's decision to fine the racers for the rumble? Alan Taylor and Steven Cole Smith sound off. Segment 2: Talladega Looming At nine races deep, Jeff Gordon and Matt Kenseth are leading in points even though they have no wins. A single victory could significantly shake up the standings, and the pressure is high going into Talladega. We discuss favorite...
  • Motorsport.com | SEGMENT 6 | #67

    May 8, 2014 | 7 min
    What is Motorsport.com all about? Steven Cole Smith fills us in on the site that has been providing information to race fans since 1994. Switching gears, we discuss the upcoming race in Atlanta, and the quest for NHRA female drivers to hit 100 wins.
  • Women of NHRA | SEGMENT 4 | #67

    May 8, 2014 | 11 min
    Pro Stock racing is NOT for the faint of heart! We're speaking with the first female Pro Stock champion in NHRA history, Erica Enders-Sanders.
  • NHRA Sponsors | SEGMENT 5 | #67

    May 8, 2014 | 5 min
    The beauty of NHRA is the access that fans have to their favorite drivers. In this segment we discuss the challenges associated with racing NHRA including the need for heavy financial backing.
  • Talladega Looming | SEGMENT 2 | #67

    May 8, 2014 | 6 min
    At nine races deep, Jeff Gordon and Matt Kenseth are leading in points even though they have no wins. A single victory could significantly shake up the standings, and the pressure is high going into Talladega. We discuss favorite tracks and make race predictions.
  • Fight at Richmond | SEGMENT 1 | #67

    May 8, 2014 | 7 min
    A fight broke out between Marcos Ambrose and Casey Mears during a recent Richmond race. Do you agree with NASCAR's decision to fine the racers for the rumble? Alan Taylor and Steven Cole Smith sound off.
  • Monteray Grand Prix | SEGMENT 3 | #67

    May 8, 2014 | 8 min
    200 cars are set to line up over three days for the Monteray Grand Prix at the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. We discuss the thrill of racing on a flat track, and dream about being trackside. Also, we review safety procedures for F1, and remember fallen racers.
  • Dave Despain | FULL SHOW | #66

    May 2, 2014 | 43 min
    Segment 1: Meet John Force Dave Despain has been covering automotive racing since the early 80's. Today, we hear about the all new "Dave Despain" show on MAVTV. We find out about his recent interview with the all-time great funny car racer, John Force. Segment 2: History of Despain We're going way back with Dave Despain to discuss his start in show business at the age of 16, and when he received the chance of a lifetime to be an expert analyst covering the Daytona 200. Segment 3: Demo Reels Looking back on his career, Dave Despain reflects on his opportunity to interview Kenny Roberts, the first American to win the World Motorcycle Road Racing Championship, when Roberts was just 17 and on th...
  • #45 -- Special SEMA Edition with Larry McReynolds, David Borla and Tony Kanaan!

    May 2, 2014 | 43 min
    This special edition of Stock Car Radio is coming to you directly from the 2013 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas. At the start of the hour, host Alan Taylor sits down with former NASCAR crew chief Larry McReynolds to talk about sponsors, Slick 50, the Chase, and much more! Then, we bring on 2013 Indy 500 Winner Tony Kanaan, David Borla of Borla Exhaust and Tony's wife Lauren to visit during the second half of the show. Tony tells us about what it was like to win the Indy 500, how it felt taking that final lap and his thoughts after the race. Then, Tony talks about how Dan Wheldon's death impacted his life and Tony and his wife talk about their life together. Yo...
  • Meet John Force | SEGMENT 1 | #66

    May 2, 2014 | 6 min
    Dave Despain has been covering automotive racing since the early 80's. Today, we hear about the all new "Dave Despain" show on MAVTV. We find out about his recent interview with the all-time great funny car racer, John Force.
  • Forrest Lucas | SEGMENT 4 | #66

    May 2, 2014 | 9 min
    American entrepreneur and founder of Lucas Oil, Forrest Lucas recently launched MAVTV. Dave Despain discusses Lucas' passion for all things racing. Switching gears, Dave describes pivotal moments in his career.
  • Sponsors and the Power they Have (#45 Segment 2)

    May 2, 2014 | 6 min
    Host Alan Taylor is joined by former NASCAR crew chief Larry McReynolds. Alan and Larry discuss the difference between being an athletic driver versus a athlete playing football or baseball and how sponsors affect so much.
  • Alex Zanardi | SEGMENT 5 | #66

    May 2, 2014 | 7 min
    In Dave Despain's storied career, what stands out? Dave describes his emotional and hopeful interview with Alex Zanardi; an Italian Formula One driver who tragically lost both of his legs.
  • Demo Reels | SEGMENT 3 | #66

    May 2, 2014 | 8 min
    Looking back on his career, Dave Despain reflects on his opportunity to interview Kenny Roberts, the first American to win the World Motorcycle Road Racing Championship, when Roberts was just 17 and on the rise.
  • History of Despain | SEGMENT 2 | #66

    May 2, 2014 | 7 min
    We're going way back with Dave Despain to discuss his start in show business at the age of 16, and when he received the chance of a lifetime to be an expert analyst covering the Daytona 200.
  • Despain's Heroes | SEGMENT 6 | #66

    May 2, 2014 | 7 min
    The one, the only Dave Despain joins us for one final segment as we find out who has inspired him throughout his life including Bart Markel, Dan Gurney, Ken Squier, Chris Economaki, and Fred Rheinstein.
  • Let's Sit Down with Larry McReynolds (#45 Segment 1)

    May 2, 2014 | 7 min
    Larry McReynolds, a former NASCAR crew chief and current racing analyst on Fox Sports and TNT, sits down with host Alan Taylor while attending the 2013 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show.
  • The Daytona 500 | FULL SHOW | #64

    Apr 12, 2014 | 43 min
    This week on Stock Car Radio, Steven Cole Smith covers all of the action at the Daytona 500 from the drop of the green flag to the checkers. SEGMENT 1: Daytona 500 Coverage SEGMENT 2: Golden Racers SEGMENT 3: #3 Returns to the Sprint Cup SEGMENT 4: Trouble in the Fast Lane SEGMENT 5: NASCAR Pole Rankings SEGMENT 6: Back of the Pack
  • Daytona 500 Coverage | SEGMENT 1 | #64

    Apr 12, 2014 | 6 min
    Steven Cole Smith is covering all of the action at the Daytona 500. This year has had an interesting start with rookies on the pole in each heat and a significant crash in the truck race.
  • Golden Racers | SEGMENT 2 | #64

    Apr 12, 2014 | 7 min
    There are a couple of 70+ racers vying for a spot in the 2014 Daytona 500. Notable racer Morgan Shepherd is competing with the young bucks to qualify. Steven Cole Smith fills us in on who came out on top on race day. Plus, the King of NASCAR Richard Petty and the infamous Danica Patrick throw down the gauntlet.
  • #3 Returns to the Sprint Cup | SEGMENT 3 | #64

    Apr 12, 2014 | 8 min
    From the drop of the green flag to the checkered finish, Steven Cole Smith is bringing us track day coverage from the Daytona 500. Also, controversy is prevalent after the late Dale Earnhardt's #3 returns to the Sprint Cup Series for the first time since his tragic death in 2001.
  • Trouble in the Fast Lane | SEGMENT 4 | #64

    Apr 12, 2014 | 7 min
    Warning signs were ignored in 2010 by NASCAR racer Brian Vickers which nearly cost his life when a blood clot moved to his lung. He bravely got back into the car and Victory Lane until a recent blood clot struck again this year. Now rested and recovered, Vickers looks forward to racing in the Daytona 500.
  • NASCAR Pole Rankings | SEGMENT 5 | #64

    Apr 12, 2014 | 9 min
    43 cars will be lining up before the green flag at the Daytona 500. Steven Cole Smith discusses notable pole rankings, and sounds off on who he thinks the top racers will be in the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Also, what's the difference between 'bumping' and 'pushing'?
  • Back of the Pack | SEGMENT 6 | #64

    Apr 12, 2014 | 7 min
    Steven Cole Smith tells us why Jimmy Johnson is his favorite racer. Also, we cover notable NASCAR racers who will be lining up at the back of the pack.
  • Recent News & Steve Johnson | FULL SHOW | #63

    Apr 10, 2014 | 43 min
    This week on Stock Car Radio, we're talking about the latest Formula One and NASCAR news. Also, Steve Johnson joins us to talk about his recent win at the Gatornationals. SEGMENT 1: Duck Dynasty & News SEGMENT 2: Lynda Petty & Michael Schumacher SEGMENT 3: WEC France & Kurt Busch SEGMENT 4: Gene Haas & Steve Johnson SEGMENT 5: Steve Johnson's Trophy SEGMENT 6: NHRA Four-Wide Nationals
  • Gene Haas & Steve Johnson | SEGMENT 4 | #63

    Apr 10, 2014 | 10 min
    It looks like Gene Haas will soon be joining the Formula One race team. Steven Cole Smith fills us in. Also, Steve Johnson joins the show and talks about his recent win at the Gatornationals.
  • Steve Johnson's Trophy | SEGMENT 5 | #63

    Apr 10, 2014 | 7 min
    Steve Johnson shares a funny story with us about his trophy. Also, is there a protocol on what to do if you fall off your motorcycle? The guys ask Steve how he would deal with that scenario.
  • Lynda Petty & Michael Schumacher | SEGMENT 2 | #63

    Apr 10, 2014 | 7 min
    Alan and Steven discuss the passing of Lynda Petty, Richard Petty's wife. They also talk about Michael Schumacher's recent progress, and the importance of appreciating what you have.
  • Duck Dynasty & News | SEGMENT 1 | #63

    Apr 10, 2014 | 6 min
    To start off this episode of of Stock Car Radio, Alan Taylor and co-host Steven Cole Smith discuss Duck Dynasty, recent news, and what's to come for this hour.
  • WEC France & Kurt Busch | SEGMENT 3 | #63

    Apr 10, 2014 | 8 min
    Steven Cole Smith talks about the WEC France; where he went to check out the new Porsche. Switching gears, the guys discuss Kurt Busch's recent win, and talk about the attitudes of different drivers.
  • NHRA Four-Wide Nationals | SEGMENT 6 | #63

    Apr 10, 2014 | 7 min
    To wrap up this episode of Stock Car Radio, Steve Johnson talks about racing on a four lane drag strip. Also, Alan tells us about the upcoming fifth annual NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at the zMAX Dragway.
  • The Latest NASCAR News and More! FULL SHOW | #62

    Mar 29, 2014 | 43 min
    This week on Stock Car Radio Kurt Hansen fills in for Alan Taylor. Hear about the new movie "Snake & Mongoose," recent NASCAR news, and upcoming races! SEGMENT 1: Kurt Hansen Takes the Mic SEGMENT 2: Race Car Driver Alex Figge SEGMENT 3: NASCAR Tire Issues SEGMENT 4: "Snake & Mongoose" Movie SEGMENT 5: Jack Beckman SEGMENT 6: Upcoming Races & NASCAR News
  • Kurt Hanson Takes the Mic | SEGMENT 1 | #62

    Mar 29, 2014 | 5 min
    Our very own Alan Taylor is on vacation, and Kurt Hansen is sitting in for him. Kurt tells us what's to come for this hour of Stock Car Radio.
  • Race Car Driver Alex Figge | SEGMENT 2 | #62

    Mar 29, 2014 | 8 min
    Race car driver for K-PAX Racing Alex Figge, talks about driving McLaren in the new season instead of Volvo. Also, Alex discusses winning and a streak of bad luck.
  • NASCAR Tire Issues | SEGMENT 3 | #62

    Mar 29, 2014 | 8 min
    Kurt Hansen and Tim Burg discuss the tire issues in the recent NASCAR race.
  • Snake & Mongoose Movie | SEGMENT 4 | #62

    Mar 29, 2014 | 11 min
    Tom McEwen a.k.a "the Mongoose," tells us about the movie "Snake & Mongoose." This film depicts one of the greatest rivalries in NHRA history.
  • Jack Beckman | SEGMENT 5 | #62

    Mar 29, 2014 | 6 min
    This segment Kurt is joined by Jack Beckman. Jack talks about working with his new crew and how he feels about their chances of success.
  • Upcoming Races & NASCAR News | SEGMENT 6 | #62

    Mar 29, 2014 | 7 min
    To wrap up this episode of Stock Car Radio, Kurt Hansen talks about upcoming races, Dario Franchitti, and the latest NASCAR news.
  • Top NASCAR Drivers & Sebring | FULL SHOW | #61

    Mar 25, 2014 | 42 min
    This week on Stock Car Radio, we fill you in on all the latest NASCAR and NHRA news! Tune in to hear all about the top ten NASCAR drivers, the Twelve Hours of Sebring, and the DeltaWing race car! SEGMENT 1: Top Ten NASCAR Drivers SEGMENT 2: Twelve Hours of Sebring SEGMENT 3: DeltaWing Race Car SEGMENT 4: Franchetti Brothers SEGMENT 5: Race Car Driver Katherine Legge SEGMENT 6: John Force Racing
  • Top Ten NASCAR Drivers | SEGMENT 1 | #61

    Mar 25, 2014 | 6 min
    Alan Taylor and co-host Steven Cole Smith start off this week of Stock Car Radio discussing the top ten NASCAR drivers.
  • Twelve Hours of Sebring | SEGMENT 2 | #61

    Mar 25, 2014 | 7 min
    We cover the Twelve Hours of Sebring race event, Carl Edwards, and his backflip!
  • DeltaWing Race Car | SEGMENT 3 | #61

    Mar 25, 2014 | 8 min
    Alan and Steven talk all about the DeltaWing race car. Also, more about the Twelve Hours of Sebring, Katherine Legge, and the winner of the race event!
  • Franchetti Brothers | SEGMENT 4 | #61

    Mar 25, 2014 | 8 min
    Co-host Steven Cole Smith sounds off on the latest gossip concerning Dario and Marino Franchitti.
  • Race Car Driver Katherine Legge | SEGMENT 5 | #61

    Mar 25, 2014 | 8 min
    Race car driver Katherine Legge joins the show. She tells us all about driving the DeltaWing, shares some of her recent race details with us, and what it's like to be a female race driver.
  • John Force Racing | SEGMENT 6 | #61

    Mar 25, 2014 | 7 min
    The President of John Force Racing, Robert Hight, talks about being fan-friendly, and what it's like racing against family. Check out roberthight.com!
  • Qualifying system change, Shumaker, Pepsi prank and more | FULL SHOW | #60

    Mar 21, 2014 | 43 min
    We're covering the latest NASCAR and NHRA news with Alan Taylor and Steven Cole Smith. Plus, we discuss the latest Pepsi Max prank, Michael Schumaker's current health status, and crazy NASCAR race names. SEGMENT 1: NASCAR Payday SEGMENT 2: Crazy NASCAR Race Names SEGMENT 3: New Qualifying System SEGMENT 4: Rain Delays and Pepsi Prank SEGMENT 5: Schumacher Health Update SEGMENT 6: NHRA News
  • Crazy NASCAR Race Names | SEGMENT 2 | #60

    Mar 21, 2014 | 7 min
    Description: Have we jumped the shark when it comes to NASCAR race and names? We talk about the business of NASCAR some of the outrageous race names like "The Profit on CNBC 500, Presented By Small Business Fueling America." Seriously--That’s a real race name. Then changing gears, we recap the Daytona 500 and the excitement of Dale Earhardt Jr.’s win.
  • NASCAR Payday | SEGMENT 1 | #60

    Mar 21, 2014 | 6 min
    Even if you’re at the back of the pack in a NASCAR race, you may still garner a significant payday. Alan Taylor and Steven Cole Smith discuss current Sprint Cup standings, salaries, and long-winded car names
  • Qualifying System | SEGMENT 3 | #60

    Mar 21, 2014 | 8 min
    How do NASCAR officials determine the pole rankings? Steven Cole Smith discusses the excitement surrounding the new qualifying system. Plus, will Brad Keselowski make the chase?
  • Rain Delays & Pepsi Prank | SEGMENT 4 | #60

    Mar 21, 2014 | 8 min
    The 2014 Blue Jeans Go Green 200 Presented by Cotton, The Fabric of Our Lives has gone red due to rain delays. Will NASCAR call the race in favor of Kyle Busch or try to wait out the rain? Steven Cole Smith sounds off. Then we talk about the latest Pepsi Max prank with Jeff Gordon.
  • Schumacher Health Update | SEGMENT 5 | #60

    Mar 21, 2014 | 8 min
    We take a listen to the recent Jeff Gordon Pepsi prank where he takes a Jalopnik journalist on a wild ride while pretending to be on the lamb. Changing gears, we have an update on Michael Schumacher’s health status.
  • NHRA News | SEGMENT 6 | #60

    Mar 21, 2014 | 7 min
    We’re expanding our horizons--more than just stock car news, we’re dishing out track side coverage on all of your favorite motorsports. To wrap up this episode we discuss the latest NHRA News.
  • Cool Down Procedures, NASCAR Wins & Predictions | FULL SHOW | #59

    Mar 11, 2014 | 41 min
    This week on Stock Car Radio, we bring you the latest NASCAR news on cool down procedures, wins, predictions, and what's to come for the upcoming 12 Hours of Sebring. SEGMENT 1: Geneva Motor Show and NASCAR SEGMENT 2: Qualifiers Heat Up SEGMENT 3: Who Will Win? SEGMENT 4: Race Predictions SEGMENT 5: Schumacher Status & Sebring SEGMENT 6:Brian Vickers & Jeff Burton
  • Geneva Motor Show and NASCAR | SEGMENT 1 | #59

    Mar 11, 2014 | 6 min
    On this episode of Stock Car Radio Co-Host Steven Cole Smith fills us in on the cars that were at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show. Fill-in host Tim Burg, discusses Kevin Harvick's recent NASCAR win.
  • Qualifiers Heat Up | SEGMENT 2 | #59

    Mar 11, 2014 | 7 min
    Extra tape over the grill means a more aerodynamic car, but this could cause dangerous racing conditions as engine heat builds. Steven Cole Smith comments on recent press conferences by NASCAR drivers Clint Bowyer and Joey Logano regarding cool down procedures.
  • Who Will Win? | SEGMENT 3 | #59

    Mar 11, 2014 | 8 min
    Steven Cole Smith talks about the upcoming race at the Las Vegas Speedway March 9th. Will Austin Dillon take the rookie title this year? Tim and Steven also discuss Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Martin Truex Jr.
  • Race Predictions | SEGMENT 4 | #59

    Mar 11, 2014 | 9 min
    With two races down, race experts are laying down predictions for who will take it all during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. FOX Sports Correspondent, Adam Alexander shares his pole picks and opinion on cool down procedures.
  • Schumacher Status & Sebring | SEGMENT 5 | #59

    Mar 11, 2014 | 6 min
    We discuss current reports about the health status of seven time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher following a tragic skiing accident. Then, Steven Cole Smith shares what's to come for upcoming motorsport endurance race 12 Hours of Sebring.
  • Brian Vickers & Jeff Burton | SEGMENT 6 | #59

    Mar 11, 2014 | 6 min
    To wrap up this episode of Stock Car Radio, Tim and Steven talk about Brian Vickers, Jeff Burton, and how the practice sessions for the drivers show who has the most potential of winning. The guys also share their personal predictions.
  • Sprint Cup, Jeff Gordon Prank & DeJoria Win| FULL SHOW | #58

    Mar 7, 2014 | 43 min
    In this week's Stock Car Radio we're bringing you the latest in NASCAR coverage! We discuss the new Sprint Cup qualifying system and how it differs from the old single-car system, Jeff Gordon's Pepsi Max prank, Alexis DeJoria's recent win, and more. SEGMENT 1: Daytona 500 & NASCAR SEGMENT 2: Excellent Coverage SEGMENT 3: Sprint Cup Qualifying System SEGMENT 4: Latest Jeff Gordon Prank SEGMENT 5: Michael Schumacher SEGMENT 6: Alexis DeJoria
  • Sprint Cup Qualifying System | SEGMENT 3 | #58

    Mar 7, 2014 | 8 min
    In this segment we discuss the new qualifying system for the Sprint Cup vs. the old single-car system. Then, how will Brad Keselowski and NASCARS's new aerodynamic rules make an impact.
  • Alexis DeJoria | SEGMENT 6 | #58

    Mar 7, 2014 | 7 min
    Alan and Steven discuss the recent title win for Alexis DeJoria. Alan also gives us the latest news on John Force.
  • Latest Jeff Gordon Prank | SEGMENT 4 | #58

    Mar 7, 2014 | 9 min
    Alan and Steven start off with an update on the NASCAR Nationwide Series. The guys also get into the latest epic Jeff Gordon prank with Pepsi Max.
  • Excellent Coverage | SEGMENT 2 | #58

    Mar 7, 2014 | 7 min
    Alan praises the TV coverage of the Daytona 500 as truly enjoyable and excellent. Alan and Steven Cole Smith also recount their personal experiences with Dale Earnhardt Jr.
  • Daytona 500 & NASCAR | SEGMENT 1 | #58

    Mar 7, 2014 | 6 min
    In this segment Alan and Steven Cole Smith talk about Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s recent victory at the Daytona 500. Then switching gears, Alan and Steven discuss the NASCAR Nationwide Series.
  • Michael Schumacher | SEGMENT 5 | #58

    Mar 7, 2014 | 8 min
    Alan gives us a listen-in on the latest Pepsi Max spoof with Jeff Gordon. Switching tones, Alan goes into the sad news that Michael Schumacher is unlikely to make a full recovery after his skiing accident.
  • February 22, 2014 | FULL SHOW | #57

    Feb 27, 2014 | 42 min
    This week on Stock Car Radio, Steven Cole Smith covers all of the action at the Daytona 500 from the drop of the green flag to the checkers. SEGMENT 1: Daytona 500 Coverage SEGMENT 2: Golden Racers SEGMENT 3: #3 Returns to the Sprint Cup SEGMENT 4: Trouble in the Fast Lane SEGMENT 5: NASCAR Pole Rankings SEGMENT 6: Back of the Pack
  • Daytona 500 Coverage | SEGMENT 1 | #57

    Feb 27, 2014 | 6 min
    Steven Cole Smith is covering all of the action at the Daytona 500. This year has had an interesting start with rookies on the pole in each race and a significant crash in the truck race.
  • Golden Racers | SEGMENT 2 | #57

    Feb 27, 2014 | 7 min
    There are a couple of 70+ racers vying for a spot in the 2014 Daytona 500. Notable racer Morgan Shepherd are competing with the young bucks to qualify. Steven Cole Smith fills us in on who came out on top on race day. Plus, the King of NASCAR Richard Petty the and infamous Danica Patrick throw down the gauntlet.
  • #3 Returns to the Sprint Cup | SEGMENT 3 | #57

    Feb 27, 2014 | 8 min
    From the drop of the green flag to the checkered finish, Steven Cole Smith is bringing us track day coverage from the Daytona 500. Also, controversy is prevalent after the late Dale Earnhardt's #3 returns to the Sprint Cup Series for the first time since his tragic death in 2001.
  • Trouble in the Fast Lane | SEGMENT 4 | #57

    Feb 27, 2014 | 8 min
    Warning signs were ignored in 2010 by NASCAR racer Brian Vickers which nearly cost his life when a blood clot moved to his lung. He bravely got back into the car and Victory Lane until a recent blood clot struck again this year. Now rested and recovered, Vickers looks forward to racing in the Daytona 500.
  • Back of the Pack | SEGMENT 6 | #57

    Feb 27, 2014 | 7 min
    It's been a hard week for Jimmy Johnson at the qualifiers of the Daytona 500. Why does he still make Steve Cole Smith's most favored racers? SCS explains. Also, we cover notable NASCAR racers who will be lining up at the back of the pack.
  • NASCAR Pole Rankings | SEGMENT 5 | #57

    Feb 27, 2014 | 8 min
    43 cars will be lining up before the green flag at the Daytona 500. Steven Cole Smith discusses notable pole rankings, and sounds off on who he thinks the top racers will be in the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Also, what's the difference between 'bumping' and 'pushing'?
  • The Latest in NASCAR | FULL SHOW | #56

    Feb 17, 2014 | 42 min
    SEGMENT 1: NASCAR News SEGMENT 2: Race at Any Age SEGMENT 3: Talking with Adam Alexander SEGMENT 4: Good Luck, Ryan Truex! SEGMENT 5: Daytona 500 SEGMENT 6: Budweiser Speed Weeks
  • NASCAR News | SEGMENT 1 | #56

    Feb 17, 2014 | 6 min
    Steven Cole Smith is on the line with Alan Taylor and he's phoning in from the press box at Daytona. Steven and Alan also discuss some Danica Patrick news.
  • Race at Any Age | SEGMENT 2 | #56

    Feb 17, 2014 | 7 min
    Steven Cole Smith and Alan Taylor discuss the Daytona 500 and the ages of racers that are competing.
  • Talking with Adam Alexander | SEGMENT 3 | #56

    Feb 17, 2014 | 8 min
    Alan Taylor and Steven Cole Smith are joined now by Adam Alexander from NASCAR Race Hub. Adam and Steven offer their thoughts on Richard Petty's comments on Danica Patrick as well as the return of the number 3 to NASCAR.
  • Good Luck, Ryan Truex! | SEGMENT 4 | #56

    Feb 17, 2014 | 9 min
    21-year-old driver Ryan Truex, the brother of Martin Truex, Jr., joins our show now to talk about how he got into racing, who his heroes are, and what questions he looks to his brother to answer.
  • Budweiser Speed Weeks | SEGMENT 6 | #56

    Feb 17, 2014 | 7 min
    Alan Taylor talks about running into Rusty Wallace during Barrett-Jackson. Also, Steven talks about Budweiser Speed Weeks At Daytona.
  • NASCAR Rule Changes, News & More | FULL SHOW | #55

    Feb 5, 2014 | 35 min
    SEGMENT 1: Huge NASCAR Changes SEGMENT 2: Changes to the Chase SEGMENT 3: Latest NASCAR News SEGMENT 4: Michael Schumacher & F1 SEGMENT 5: 24 Hours of Daytona
  • Michael Schumacher & F1 | SEGMENT 4 | #55

    Feb 5, 2014 | 8 min
    Steven Cole Smith gives us an update on how Michael Schumacher is doing after his accident. Also, we find out some of the latest news for Formula One racing.
  • Changes to the Chase | SEGMENT 2 | #55

    Feb 5, 2014 | 6 min
    Host Alan Taylor and co-host Steven Cole Smith continue discussing the new NASCAR rule changes for the Chase. Also, Alan and Steven discuss the latest with Tony Stewart.
  • 24 Hours of Daytona | SEGMENT 5 | #55

    Feb 5, 2014 | 7 min
    Co-host Steven Cole Smith gives an overview on the Rolex 24 hours of Daytona that he attended.
  • Huge NASCAR Changes | SEGMENT 1 | #55

    Feb 5, 2014 | 7 min
    Host Alan Taylor and co-host Steven Cole Smith kick off this edition of Stock Car Radio by talking about the latest changes in NASCAR to the Chase champion format.
  • Latest NASCAR News | SEGMENT 3 | #55

    Feb 5, 2014 | 8 min
    What's new in the world of NASCAR? Host Alan Taylor and co-host Steven Cole Smith cover the latest NASCAR news including a debate on whether the #3 should be retired, Juan Pablo Montoya, Michael Schumacher's health and more.
  • 2013 in Review & 2014 Up Ahead (Encore) | FULL SHOW | #54

    Jan 27, 2014 | 43 min
    SEGMENT 1: Happy New Year! SEGMENT 2: TUDOR United Sportscar Series SEGMENT 3: Michael Schumacher's Accident SEGMENT 4: 24 Hours of Daytona SEGMENT 5: IndyCar Racing SEGMENT 6: NHRA, John Force & More
  • Happy New Year! | SEGMENT 1 | #54

    Jan 27, 2014 | 5 min
    2014 has begun and we've got an all new hour of Stock Car Radio for you! Alan Taylor and Steven Cole Smith talk about their holiday season and new years and dive into the TUDOR United Sportscar Championship.
  • TUDOR United Sportscar Series | SEGMENT 2 | #54

    Jan 27, 2014 | 8 min
    Grand Am Road Racing and the American Le Mans Series have joined forces and it's known as the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship. Steven Cole Smith fills us in on what's expected from different racers this year.
  • Michael Schumacher's Accident | SEGMENT 3 | #54

    Jan 27, 2014 | 8 min
    Alan Taylor and co-host Steven Cole Smith give us an update on former Formula One racer Michael Schumacher's skiing accident.
  • 24 Hours of Daytona | SEGMENT 4 | #54

    Jan 27, 2014 | 7 min
    Steven Cole Smith explains why the 24 Hours of Daytona are some of his favorite days of the year. Also, Steven fills us in on which well-known racers are in attendance.
  • IndyCar Racing | SEGMENT 5 | #54

    Jan 27, 2014 | 9 min
    Alan Taylor and co-host Steven Cole Smith talk about IndyCar Racing and what's expected for 2014.
  • NHRA, John Force & More | SEGMENT 6 | #54

    Jan 27, 2014 | 7 min
    To wrap up this edition of Stock Car Radio, host Alan Taylor and Steven Cole Smith talk about what's new in NHRA, the latest with John Force, and what to look forward to next month in racing.
  • Athlete Debate, Jimmie Johnson & More (Encore) | FULL SHOW | #53

    Jan 20, 2014 | 41 min
    SEGMENT 1: NASCAR Drivers: Athletes or Not? SEGMENT 2: The NASCAR Athletes Debate Continues SEGMENT 3: Jimmie Johnson: Best NASCAR Driver Ever? SEGMENT 4: Stewart-Haas Racing Team SEGMENT 5: Tudor United SportsCar Championship SEGMENT 6: Let’s Talk John Force
  • NASCAR Drivers: Athletes or Not? | SEGMENT 1 | #53

    Jan 20, 2014 | 7 min
    Donovan McNabb, well known for his career as a quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles, made a statement that NASCAR drivers are not athletes because they’re sitting in a car. Host Alan Taylor and co-host Steven Cole Smith talk about what part of McNabb’s comments they agree and disagree with.
  • The NASCAR Athletes Debate Continues | SEGMENT 2 | #53

    Jan 20, 2014 | 6 min
    At the start of the show, we started talking about a statement made by former Eagle Quarterback Donovan McNabb about NASCAR drivers not being athletes. Host Alan Taylor and co-host Steven Cole Smith continue listing reasons as to why NASCAR drivers should be considered an athlete.
  • Jimmie Johnson: Best NASCAR Driver Ever? | SEGMENT 3 | #53

    Jan 20, 2014 | 7 min
    Host Alan Taylor and co-host Steven Cole Smith take some time to cover the racing career of Jimmie Johnson. Some say he’s the greatest NASCAR racer of all time. Alan and Steven cover reasons why he could be but also why it’s impossible to know for sure.
  • Stewart-Haas Racing Team | SEGMENT 4 | #53

    Jan 20, 2014 | 7 min
    Host Alan Taylor and co-host Steven Cole Smith cover the details on the crew in the Stewart-Haas Racing Team.
  • Tudor United SportsCar Championship | SEGMENT 5 | #53

    Jan 20, 2014 | 9 min
    Steven Cole Smith talks about the challenges that the United SportsCar Series has faced after their test run at Daytona.
  • Let’s Talk John Force | SEGMENT 6 | #53

    Jan 20, 2014 | 6 min
    We’re wrapping up this edition of Stock Car Radio by talking NHRA and the finish that John Force had this season.

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