Street Rod and Custom Radio

Street Rod and Custom Radio

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  • Summer Events | FULL SHOW | #75

    Jul 17, 2014 | 43 min
    What's the best thing about summer time? The car shows! We give you the inside scoop on the Barrett-Jackson Cup, SEMA Garage Kickoff, Syracuse Nationals the Syracuse Nationals event is much more that your run of mill car show. Bob O'Connor fills us in on the event highlights. Segment 6: Come One, Come All There's something for everyone at the Syracuse Nationals in New York. Bob O'Connor and East Coast Artie invite you to come out and enjoy the art, music, fireworks, and amazing autos!
  • School's In Session | SEGMENT 1 | #75

    Jul 17, 2014 | 6 min
    The Alex Xydias Center for Automotive Arts is providing unique learning opportunities for men and women interested in pursuing a career in the automotive industry. We take a moment to learn a little more about this great school.
  • August Events | SEGMENT 2 | #75

    Jul 17, 2014 | 7 min
    The Barrett-Jackson cup runneth over! The prize purse is now up to $117K. Pete Chapouris shares judging criteria and changes for this year's event. Also, we look forward to an upcoming Billy Gibbons concert in August.
  • Artie's Party | SEGMENT 4 | #75

    Jul 17, 2014 | 9 min
    The Syracuse Nationals are just around the corner. Artie's Party, a group of talented pinstripers, will be creating custom art pieces to raise money for children's charities. Find out more from Artie himself!
  • Syracuse Nationals | SEGMENT 5 | #75

    Jul 17, 2014 | 7 min
    With over 300 vendors, 600 camp sites, a vintage race vehicle display, autocross racing, and art auction; the Syracuse Nationals event is much more that your run of mill car show. Bob O'Connor fills us in on the event highlights.
  • SEMA Garage | SEGMENT 3 | #75

    Jul 17, 2014 | 8 min
    The SEMA Garage is kicking off this week! The tools in the garage will allow smaller companies to get into the game with larger auto manufacturers. Brad and Pete discuss the different resources that will be available for SEMA Members.
  • Come One, Come All | SEGMENT 6 | #75

    Jul 17, 2014 | 7 min
    There's something for everyone at the Syracuse Nationals in New York. Bob O'Connor and East Coast Artie invite you to come out and enjoy the art, music, fireworks, and amazing autos!
  • ENCORE: Storage Wars | SEGMENT 1 | #75

    Jul 7, 2014 | 8 min
    Storage Wars star, Barry Weiss fills us in on his famous and dangerous lead-sled; a purple Frank DeRosa custom 1951 called "King of Mercs." Plus, calling all Earnhardt Jr. fans! We discuss his recent Daytona win and inaugural tweet.
  • ENCORE: Barn Finds | SEGMENT 4 | #75

    Jul 7, 2014 | 8 min
    Barry Weiss gives us the build details of his epic Dustbin Fairing on a 750 Moto Guzzi designed by Evan Wilcox. Then we switch gears to Barry's recent barn find; a 1937 Lincoln Zephyr.
  • ENCORE: Growing Up With Barry | SEGMENT 5 | #75

    Jul 7, 2014 | 8 min
    Picture this: it's 1967-the summer of love. That's when Barry Weiss' father bribed him to stay in class with a '67 TR6 Triumph ready to desert race. Find out more.
  • ENCORE: Barry'd Treasure | SEGMENT 6 | #75

    Jul 7, 2014 | 7 min
    You heard it here first! Barry Weiss will be starting his own, brand new TV show to debut on March 18th called, "Barry'd Treasure."
  • ENCORE: Goodbye Harold Ramis | SEGMENT 2 | #75

    Jul 7, 2014 | 5 min
    We remember Harold Ramis; stories actor, producer, and writer of films like Ghostbusters, Groundhog Day and Caddyshack. Then Barry "The Collector" Weiss shares stories of his early racing days on dirt bikes.
  • ENCORE: Wild Man | SEGMENT 3 | #75

    Jul 7, 2014 | 8 min
    Where did Storage Wars star Barry Weiss get his first taste for all things automotive? We dig into Barry's motocross racing roots.
  • ENCORE: Barry Weiss | FULL SHOW | #75

    Jul 5, 2014 | 43 min
    Happy 4th of July! We hope that you are out having a blast this Independence Day. Enjoy this encore airing where we sit down with Storage Wars star Barry Weiss to find out more about his love for all things automotive. We cover his recent barn finds, all new TV program "Barry'd Treasure," and his start in motocross racing. Segment 1: Storage Wars and Daytona Storage Wars star, Barry Weiss fills us in on his famous and dangerous lead-sled; a purple Frank DeRosa custom 1951 called "King of Mercs." Plus, calling all Earnhardt Jr. fans! We discuss his recent Daytona win and inaugural tweet. Segment 2: Goodbye Harold Ramis We remember Harold Ramis; stories actor, producer, and writer of films lik...
  • All Things Hotchkis | FULL SHOW | #74

    Jul 2, 2014 | 43 min
    John Hotchkis phones in for this all new episode of Street Rod & Custom Radio. We learn about his new North Carolina shop, upcoming projects, Hotchkis Autocross Series, and Hot Rod Power Tour trip. Segment 1: Upcoming Events What was it like to roll up to the SO-CAL Speed Shop Open House with rock star, Michael Anthony? Brad shares his experience. Plus, find out what events around the bend. Segment 2: LA Roadster Show They pulled out all of the stops for the 50th anniversary of the LA Roadster Show. In case you missed it in person, Pete gives details of the special exhibits, exclusive dinners and his favorite roadsters. Plus, we learn about the Art of the Car Concours in Kansas City. Segment...
  • Hot Rod Power Tour | SEGMENT 4 | #74

    Jul 2, 2014 | 8 min
    Not just a distribution hub, the new Hotchkis facility in North Carolina will also serve as a place to fabricate upcoming projects. We find out about the new shop, Hot Rod Power Tour, and define what the tern "hot rod" means to us.
  • A Family Race Car | SEGMENT 5 | #74

    Jul 2, 2014 | 8 min
    The Hotchkis family has raced their Porsche 962 since '86. This storied and immaculate privateer race car will be auctioned at the upcoming RM Auction in August. John Hotchkis shares the details.
  • Upcoming Events | SEGMENT 1 | #74

    Jul 2, 2014 | 6 min
    What was it like to roll up to the SO-CAL Speed Shop Open House with rock star, Michael Anthony? Brad shares his experience. Plus, find out what events around the bend.
  • Hotchkis Performance | SEGMENT 3 | #74

    Jul 2, 2014 | 8 min
    Hotchkis Performance has quickly risen in notoriety in recent years largely due to their premium suspension components. John Hotchkis himself is on the line, and we delve into his new facility in Mooresville, NC.
  • LA Roadster Show | SEGMENT 2 | #74

    Jul 2, 2014 | 7 min
    They pulled out all of the stops for the 50th anniversary of the LA Roadster Show. In case you missed it in person, Pete gives details of the special exhibits, exclusive dinners and his favorite roadsters. Plus, we learn about the Art of the Car Concours in Kansas City.
  • Our New Favorite Sport! | SEGMENT 6 | #74

    Jul 2, 2014 | 7 min
    Autocross events have us cheering, and the Hotchkis Autocross Series has everything from Ford C10 pickups to old Corvettes and Lincoln Continentals. As John says, it's "run what you brung." Find out why this sport has us hooked!
  • Ringbrothers | FULL SHOW | #73

    Jun 23, 2014 | 43 min
    From collision repair to custom parts manufacturing to show-stopping customs, the Ringbrothers have built a following from their small town of Spring Green, Wisconsin. We find out how they got their start, discuss notable builds, and get a sneak preview of what's to come for SEMA 2014. Segment 1: Event Recap Father's day marks is a popular weekend for car shows from coast to coast. Brad recaps the LA Roadster Show, So-Cal Speed Shop Open House, and Rodeo Concours. Segment 2: Barrett-Jackson Cup The 2014 Barrett-Jackson Cup will be a concours style show during this year's Hot August Nights event in Reno. It's all about fit and finish. Will the Ringbrothers bust out a show-stopping ride? Find ...
  • Spring Green, WI | SEGMENT 3 | #73

    Jun 23, 2014 | 8 min
    Hot rod trends don't only happen on the west coast. We're speaking with the Ring brothers, two of the hobby's leading builders and parts manufacturers. Mike and Jim share how they made the transition from collision repair to custom fabrication.
  • Event Recap | SEGMENT 1 | #73

    Jun 23, 2014 | 7 min
    Father's day marks is a popular weekend for car shows from coast to coast. Brad recaps the LA Roadster Show, So-Cal Speed Shop Open House, and Rodeo Concours.
  • Design Choices | SEGMENT 4 | #73

    Jun 23, 2014 | 9 min
    The '67 Ford Mustang dubbed the "Reactor" was a standout build for the Ringbrothers. Mike and Jim discuss the finer points of their restoration style that emphasizes a beautiful engine and tasteful lines.
  • Pushing the Envelope | SEGMENT 5 | #73

    Jun 23, 2014 | 7 min
    The Ringbrother's '71 Pantera called "Adrenaline" pushed the design envelope at last year's SEMA Show in Las Vegas. We discuss the choice to put an LS4 engine into the iconic Pantera.
  • Barrett-Jackson Cup | SEGMENT 2 | #73

    Jun 23, 2014 | 6 min
    The 2014 Barrett-Jackson Cup will be a concours style show during this year's Hot August Nights event in Reno. It's all about fit and finish. Will the Ringbrothers bust out a show-stopping ride? Find out from Mike and Jim themselves!
  • Future Projects | SEGMENT 6 | #73

    Jun 23, 2014 | 7 min
    What's new in the Rongbrother's shop? Mike and Jim Ring give details on several projects including The Happier Camper, and wide bodied Mustang Fastback. Also, find out about their exclusive e-body hinge.
  • SO-CAL Open House | FULL SHOW | #72

    Jun 17, 2014 | 42 min
    If you haven't attended the annual SO-CAL Speed Shop Open House, you haven't lived. A who's who of auto icons joins us for this exclusive on-location broadcast. Segment 1: Rockstars and Roadsters 5,000 of Pete's closest friends are celebrating at SO-CAL Speed Shop's Open House. Michael Anthony of Chickenfoot shares why he's always excited to drive his Fire Roadster. Segment 2: Pacifica Econoline Gene Winfield rolled up to the Open House in his '62 "Pacifica" Ford Econoline. Gene sounds off on his favorite cars at the event and latest projects. Segment 3: Artistic Touch Steve Stanford has been illustrating dream cars for many years. Steve fills us in on his unique "old school" style, and upco...
  • Top Fuel Favorites | SEGMENT 4 | #72

    Jun 17, 2014 | 7 min
    When a top fuel car fires, you can't help but grin. This year five cars will be bringing the thunder at SO-CAL's open house including the epic "Groundshaker" by Glen Way.
  • Artistic Touch | SEGMENT 3 | #72

    Jun 17, 2014 | 7 min
    Steve Stanford has been illustrating dream cars for many years. Steve fills us in on his unique "old school" style, and upcoming exhibition at the Petersen Automotive Museum.
  • Rockstars and Roadsters | SEGMENT 1 | #72

    Jun 17, 2014 | 6 min
    5,000 of Pete's closest friends are celebrating at SO-CAL Speed Shop's Open House. Michael Anthony of Chickenfoot shares why he's always excited to drive his Fire Roadster.
  • Hot Rod Love | SEGMENT 5 | #72

    Jun 17, 2014 | 9 min
    From New Zealand to Germany, the hot rod hobby is celebrated globally. Brad and Pete offer a behind-the-scenes perspective on an event rooted in a love for cars.
  • Pacifica Econoline | SEGMENT 2 | #72

    Jun 17, 2014 | 7 min
    Gene Winfield rolled up to the Open House in his '62 "Pacifica" Ford Econoline. Gene sounds off on his favorite cars at the event and latest projects.
  • Ultimate Street Car Series | FULL SHOW | #71

    Jun 11, 2014 | 43 min
    If you have a performance street car and pension for going fast, the Ultimate Street Car Series here to satiate your adrenaline craving! Jimmy Day fills us in on the events, classes, and safety regulations for this epic race series. Segment 1: Car Show Recap Did you miss last week's episode? Brad and Pete recap Hot August Nights Spring Revival in downtown Reno. Plus, find out what to look forward to at the Barrett-Jackson Cup. Segment 2: So-Cal Open House The So-Cal Speed Shop Open House has grown to over 600 cars! Pete Chapouris fills us in on some of the auto icons that will be in attendance including Don Prudhomme, Michael Anthony, Jimmy Shine, and more. WOW! Segment 3: Pro-Touring Shift ...
  • Burning Rubber | SEGMENT 4 | #71

    Jun 11, 2014 | 8 min
    If you're ready to take a thrilling ride through the cones and burn some rubber, you won't want to miss this segment! Jimmy Day explains how the Ultimate Street Car Association got its start.
  • Safe Drivers | SEGMENT 6 | #71

    Jun 11, 2014 | 7 min
    If you're bringing your street car to the track, you'd better be safe! USCA's Jimmy Day explains how they maintain an iconic experience while paving the way from performance driving safety.
  • Get Out and Drive | SEGMENT 5 | #71

    Jun 11, 2014 | 9 min
    From Mustangs to BMW's, part of the excitement of the Ultimate Street Car Series is the diversity. More than six decades of vehicles are represented in the five segment event. Jimmy Day explains how the race classes and groups are separated.
  • Car Show Recap | SEGMENT 1 | #71

    Jun 11, 2014 | 7 min
    Did you miss last week's episode? Brad and Pete recap Hot August Nights Spring Revival in downtown Reno. Plus, find out what to look forward to at the Barrett-Jackson Cup.
  • So-Cal Open House | SEGMENT 2 | #71

    Jun 11, 2014 | 6 min
    The So-Cal Speed Shop Open House has grown to over 600 cars! Pete Chapouris fills us in on some of the auto icons that will be in attendance including Don Prudhomme, Michael Anthony, Jimmy Shine, and more. WOW!
  • Pro-Touring Shift | SEGMENT 3 | #71

    Jun 11, 2014 | 8 min
    As spring changes to summer, cars are coming out of the garage and cruising the streets. Jimmy Day discusses the shift from restomods and to pro-touring.
  • Live at HAN Spring Revival | FULL SHOW | #70

    Jun 5, 2014 | 44 min
    The Spring Revival is the ultimate prelude to Hot August Nights. Brad and Pete are broadcasting live in sunny Reno, NV with special guests Aaron Hagar, Alan Taylor, and Tony Marini to cover all of the awesome car action! Segment 1: So Ugly It's Cute We're broadcasting from the 2nd annual Hot August Nights Spring Revival in Reno! Aaron Hagar tells us why he fell in love with his '61 "Quirky Cool" Falcon. Segment 2: Car Trends The stars are the cars during the Hot August Nights Spring Revival!Brad, Pete, and Aaron Hagar sound off on the auto trends they're seeing at this year's event. Also, Aaron shares what he would like to work on for his next project car. Segment 3: Barrett-Jackson Cup The ...
  • Friends and Celebs | SEGMENT 5 | #70

    Jun 5, 2014 | 8 min
    Hot August Nights is a who's who event for car lovers. Brad and Pete talk about some of the great folks who will be celebrating a love of cars in Reno! Then Tony Marini and Alan Taylor drop by to share what's new for the upcoming Hot August Nights.
  • Barrett-Jackson Cup | SEGMENT 3 | #70

    Jun 5, 2014 | 8 min
    The Spring Revival is the perfect ramp up for Hot August Nights. This year the Barrett-Jackson Cup is rumored to have a $100K cash prize. Pete Chapouris fills us in on what the judges will be looking for.
  • So Ugly It's Cute | SEGMENT 1 | #70

    Jun 5, 2014 | 6 min
    We're broadcasting from the 2nd annual Hot August Nights Spring Revival in Reno! Aaron Hagar tells us why he fell in love with his '61 "Quirky Cool" Falcon.
  • Bucket List Event | SEGMENT 4 | #70

    Jun 5, 2014 | 9 min
    What's to love abut Hot August Nights? Tons! Brad and Pete share some of their favorite events during HAN. Changing gears, Aaron Hagar fills us in on how he finds inspirations for his car builds.
  • Great Prizes | SEGMENT 6 | #70

    Jun 5, 2014 | 8 min
    What prizes are up for grabs at the 2014 Barrett-Jackson Cup during Hot August Nights in Reno? HAN Executive Director, Tony Marini gives us the scoop.
  • Car Trends | SEGMENT 2 | #70

    Jun 5, 2014 | 7 min
    The stars are the cars during the Hot August Nights Spring Revival! Brad, Pete, and Aaron Hagar sound off on the auto trends they're seeing at this year's event. Also, Aaron shares what he would like to work on for his next project car.
  • Getting Started | SEGMENT 2 | #69

    May 27, 2014 | 7 min
    From floor sweeper to automotive legend; Ed Pink shares how he got his start in the industry. With a love for high performance and racing, the only direction to go was up!
  • Secret to Success | SEGMENT 4 | #69

    May 27, 2014 | 8 min
    If you were a drag racer in the 1970's you needed a "Pink Elephant" in your chassis if you wanted a prayer of winning. Ed Pink reminisces about the golden age of drag racing.
  • What's in a name? | SEGMENT 5 | #69

    May 27, 2014 | 8 min
    Host, Brad Fanshaw asks: is a memorable name a key ingredient to notoriety? Then, we explore Ed Pink's work with Porsche.
  • Ford Racing | SEGMENT 3 | #69

    May 27, 2014 | 8 min
    The man, the racer, the legend; Ed Pink shares notable employers during his career including the late great Vic Edelbrock Sr. Then, we discuss how Ed pioneered the movement to bring Ford 427 Single Overhead Cammers into drag racing.
  • New Shop | SEGMENT 6 | #69

    May 27, 2014 | 7 min
    Retire? No way! Ed Pink fills us in on his latest work at Ed Pink's Garage. Then, find out what engines Brad and Pete are hoping to get on the project list.
  • Forged from Steel | SEGMENT 1 | #69

    May 27, 2014 | 6 min
    What's new at So-Cal Speed Shop? Pete Chapouris fills us in on So-Cal's new line of forged Ford products. Also, we're counting down until Hot August Nights Spring Fever Revival. Find out what to expect at the upcoming event. Then, say hello to Ed Pink!
  • Tales from the Pink Side | FULL SHOW | #69

    May 25, 2014 | 43 min
    Generations of drag racers have been inspired by the mechanical genius of Ed Pink's custom built motors. The legend himself phones in to share stories about the golden age of drag racing. Segment 1: Forged from Steel What's new at So-Cal Speed Shop? Pete Chapouris fills us in on So-Cal's new line of forged Ford products. Also, we're counting down until Hot August Nights Spring Fever Revival. Find out what to expect at the upcoming event. Then, say hello to Ed Pink! Segment 2: Getting Started From floor sweeper to automotive legend; Ed Pink shares how he got his start in the industry. With a love for high performance and racing, the only direction to go was up! Segment 3: Ford Racing The man,...
  • Harry Hibler | FULL SHOW | #68

    May 21, 2014 | 43 min
    Drag racer, publisher, automotive icon; Harry Hibler describes his early years in the heart of car-county, California. Segment 1: Celebrations Pete Chapouris is back on the mic for this week's Street Rod & Custom Radio. We find out about the 40th anniversary celebration of Pete and Jake's. Segment 2: Sunny California How did rodding legend, and former publisher of notable titles including Hot Rod Magazine, Harry Hibler come to land in California? Harry sounds off on his early years in the hotbed of car culture. Segment 3: Drag Racing Director As "Hand Grenade" Harry Hibler was an up-and-comer in California, drag racing was still an exciting experiment fraught with danger. We discuss Harry's ...
  • Sunny California | SEGMENT 2 | #68

    May 21, 2014 | 8 min
    How did rodding legend, and former publisher of notable titles including Hot Rod Magazine, Harry Hibler come to land in California? Harry sounds off on his early years in the hotbed of car culture.
  • Celebrations | SEGMENT 1 | #68

    May 21, 2014 | 5 min
    Pete Chapouris is back on the mic for this week's Street Rod & Custom Radio. We find out about the 40th anniversary celebration of Pete and Jake's.
  • Drag Racing Director | SEGMENT 3 | #68

    May 21, 2014 | 8 min
    As "Hand Grenade" Harry Hibler was an up-and-comer in California, drag racing was still an exciting experiment fraught with danger. We discuss Harry's frenemy, Mickey Thompson, and the races of yesteryear.
  • Cadzilla | SEGMENT 5 | #68

    May 21, 2014 | 8 min
    How did the infamous "Cadzilla" come to be? Harry Hibler gives us a behind the scenes look at what many consider the epitome of hot rodding and custom culture.
  • Education is Key | SEGMENT 4 | #68

    May 21, 2014 | 9 min
    If you want top be the best of the best, you need the proper training. Notable automotive publisher, Harry Hibler stresses the importance of knowing your stuff to make it big.
  • Trials and Tribulations | SEGMENT 6 | #68

    May 21, 2014 | 7 min
    The road to success can have more than it's fair share of speed bumps. We're speaking with Harry Hibler about the challenges and triumphs he experienced during the notable Cadzilla build. Also, who does Harry admire? Find out.
  • George Barris | FULL SHOW | #67

    May 16, 2014 | 43 min
    ENCORE: Brad Fanshaw visiting with George Barris of Barris Kustom Industries! George tells us about the early days, his first break, work in the television industry, and of course the Batmobile! Segment 1: "K" in Kustom Today we're talking with George Barris of Barris Kustom Industries! George tells us about where he's from, how he got started and where the "K" in Kustom came from. Also, we find out more about the original name for the company. Segment 2: In the Newsstands In the early days, there were no magazines to flip through to find ideas to customize a Hot Rod. Today we're talking with George Barris of Barris Kustom Industries about his first big break. Robert E. Petersen had contacte...
  • Batmobile | SEGMENT 6 | #67

    May 16, 2014 | 7 min
    We're wrapping up this hour of Street Rod & Custom with a chat about the Batmobile with George Barris. One of the most exciting car auctions that George attended was the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale where his Batmobile sold for $4.2 million. George's daughter pops in at the end of the show to talk about the 10th Annual Barris Car Show.
  • "K" in Kustom | SEGMENT 1 | #67

    May 16, 2014 | 7 min
    Today we're talking with George Barris of Barris Kustom Industries! George tells us about where he's from, how he got started and where the "K" in Kustom came from. Also, we find out more about the original name for the company.
  • TV Career | SEGMENT 4 | #67

    May 16, 2014 | 9 min
    George Barris has had the opportunity to work with a lot of famous names over the years. While visiting with host Brad Fanshaw, George tells us about who he was able to work with. Also, we find out more about George's history in the movie and television industry.
  • In the Newsstands | SEGMENT 2 | #67

    May 16, 2014 | 6 min
    In the early days, there were no magazines to flip through to find ideas to customize a Hot Rod. Today we're talking with George Barris of Barris Kustom Industries about his first big break. Robert E. Petersen had contacted George and his brother about doing stories for different Hot Rod Magazines like Motor Trend, Rod & Custom and more. George gives us the details on how it all happened.
  • Television Cars | SEGMENT 5 | #67

    May 16, 2014 | 8 min
    Have you heard of the Munsters? How about the Beverly Hillbillies? The Green Hornet? Of course you have! The man who built the cars on these shows is on the line with us today...George Barris of Barris Kustoms! George has been able to work with a lot of famous names, so he tells us about the cars he's built for some famous people like Elvis, John Wayne, Sonny and Cher and many more! George also tells us about how the Batmobile, which recently broke sales records at Barrett-Jackson, came to be.
  • Old School v. New School | SEGMENT 3 | #67

    May 16, 2014 | 8 min
    George Barris of Barris Kustom Industries is on the line talking about his latest project called "Old School, New School". George and his family are taking a 1951 Chopped Mercury and customizing it so it's a mix of old school and new school parts. George is the only person to have won the America's Most Beautiful Roadster two times consecutively, and four times total!
  • Bob Bauder | FULL SHOW | #66

    May 6, 2014 | 43 min
    Legendary car builder, Bob Bauder joins us this week on Street Rod Willie Nelson's 80's era tour bus is in "high demand" on Craigslist, and Big Daddy Don Garlits is breaking records. Then, we welcome Bob Bauder to the show. Segment 3: On the Mountain Looking back on Bob Bauder's career, we discuss the notable moments, coworkers, and clients that he has worked with; Jerry Morlan, Tom Vogele, and Vern Luce. Segment 4: Fun Times Did you know that Boyd Coddington used to work as a machinist at Disneyland? Legendary car builder, Bob Bauder discusses the start of his career with Boyd. Segment 5: Clay Smith Roadster We learn about a historic highboy, the Clay Smith Roadster. Bob Bauder fills us in...
  • Builds and Bonds | SEGMENT 6 | #66

    May 6, 2014 | 7 min
    Bob Bauder shares the nut and bolt restorations he's worked on in his career. Then, SO-CALS Speed Shop's Pete Chapouris gives thanks for the significant impact Bob has had on his life and career.
  • Fun Times | SEGMENT 4 | #66

    May 6, 2014 | 7 min
    Did you know that Boyd Coddington used to work as a machinist at Disneyland? Legendary car builder, Bob Bauder discusses the start of his career with Boyd.
  • On the Mountain | SEGMENT 3 | #66

    May 6, 2014 | 8 min
    Looking back on Bob Bauder's career, we discuss the notable moments, coworkers, and clients that he has worked with; Jerry Morlan, Tom Vogele, and Vern Luce.
  • Business is Good! | SEGMENT 1 | #66

    May 6, 2014 | 7 min
    There was a rough go of it in the automotive industry for several years. Brad and Pete celebrate that business is now on the rise! Changing gears, Brad gives the latest Top Fuel racing news, and we talk about Brad's recent trip.
  • In the News | SEGMENT 2 | #66

    May 6, 2014 | 6 min
    First up in this segment is the latest auto news; Willie Nelson's 80's era tour bus is in "high demand" on Craigslist, and Big Daddy Don Garlits is breaking records. Then, we welcome Bob Bauder to the show.
  • Clay Smith Roadster | SEGMENT 5 | #66

    May 6, 2014 | 9 min
    We learn about a historic highboy, the Clay Smith Roadster. Bob Bauder fills us in on the parts he tossed, the famous ET3's he added, and why he chose to flame the paint job.
  • Speedway Motors | FULL EPISODE | #65

    Apr 25, 2014 | 42 min
    This week on Street Rod & Custom Radio, we're talking about Speedway Motors with "Speedy" Bill Smith. Segment 1: "Speedy" Bill Smith Live from Speedway Motors, Brad Fanshaw sits down with "Speedy" Bill Smith, the Owner and Founder of Speedway Motors. "Speedy" reminisces, and tells us how he got started building cars. Segment 2: Game Changer for "Speedy" "Speedy" tells us about a horrible accident he witnessed during his racing days, and why he chose to build cars instead of continue his racing career. Segment 3: Racing in the 40's & 50's The guys discuss the perspective most racers had concerning safety during the 40's and 50's. Segment 4: America's Oldest Speed Shop Brad and "Speedy" discus...
  • Racing in the 40's & 50's | SEGMENT 3 | #65

    Apr 25, 2014 | 7 min
    The guys discuss the perspective most racers had concerning safety during the 40's and 50's.
  • America's Oldest Speed Shop | SEGMENT 4 | #65

    Apr 25, 2014 | 8 min
    Brad and "Speedy" discuss how Speedway Motors is America's oldest speed shop, and why he chose to stay in Lincoln, Nebraska.
  • Game Changer for "Speedy" | SEGMENT 2 | #65

    Apr 25, 2014 | 7 min
    "Speedy" tells us about a horrible accident he witnessed during his racing days, and why he chose to build cars instead of continue his racing career.
  • Museum of American Speed | SEGMENT 6 | #65

    Apr 25, 2014 | 7 min
    To wrap up this episode of Street Rod & Custom, Brad and "Speedy" talk about what makes the Museum of American Speed so unique.
  • "Speedy" Bill Smith | SEGMENT 1 | #65

    Apr 25, 2014 | 7 min
    Live from Speedway Motors, Brad Fanshaw sits down with "Speedy" Bill Smith, the Owner and Founder of Speedway Motors. "Speedy" reminisces, and tells us how he got started building cars.
  • A Trusted Source for Parts | SEGMENT 5 | #65

    Apr 25, 2014 | 9 min
    The guys talk about the rapid growth of the company in its early days, and why Speedway Motors continues to be a trusted source for high performance parts.
  • Street Rods on TV & NHRA FULL SHOW | #64

    Apr 22, 2014 | 43 min
    What does it take to produce a television series? In this week's encore episode of Street Rod & Custom we sit down with renown TV producer, Bud Brudsman. Then, Alex Xydias talks NHRA. Segment 1: California Woes Segment 2: Rides Segment 3: More with Bud Brudsman Segment 4: Backroad Gold Segment 5: Alex Xydias Segment 6: NHRA Museum BONUS Segment: More with Alex Xydias!
  • California Woes | SEGMENT 1 | #64

    Apr 22, 2014 | 6 min
    Californians may need to endure an additional fuel tax. Bonspeed Brad and Pete Chapouris talk about the cost to live and and be a business owner in California.
  • Rides | SEGMENT 2 | #64

    Apr 22, 2014 | 7 min
    You've seen his TV programs like "Rides" and "Overhaulin". We talk with acclaimed television producer, Bud Brudsman about the inception of "Rides"; one of the first programs shot in HD to showcase the beauty of street rods.
  • More with Bud Brudsman | SEGMENT 3 | #64

    Apr 22, 2014 | 8 min
    Famous television producer, Bud Brudsman discusses the parallels of his TV series "Rides" and coffee table book "Rodders Journal." Bud also talks about upcoming projects in 2014, and winning the Baja 500.
  • Alex Xydias | SEGMENT 5 | #64

    Apr 22, 2014 | 6 min
    Getting the younger generation involved in wrenching on cars is paramount to the strength of the auto industry. Rodding legend and founder of So-Cal Speed Shop, Alex Xydias, talks about the Alex Xydias Center for the Automotive Arts.
  • Backroad Gold | SEGMENT 4 | #64

    Apr 22, 2014 | 10 min
    We recently spoke with Corky Coker about his new TV series called "Backroad Gold." TV producer, Bud Brudsman gives us the behind the scene story on the making of the show. Then Bud gives us a sneak peek on his new History Channel series "Restormod."
  • NHRA Museum | SEGMENT 6 | #64

    Apr 22, 2014 | 7 min
    The NHRA Museum is getting a face lift and automotive legend Alex Xydias is giving us a sneak preview of the renovations taking place.
  • Street Rods on TV & NHRA FULL SHOW | #64

    Apr 18, 2014 | 43 min
    What does it take to produce a television series? In this week's encore episode of Street Rod one of the first programs shot in HD to showcase the beauty of street rods. Segment 3: More with Bud Brudsman Famous television producer, Bud Brudsman discusses the parallels of his TV series "Rides" and coffee table book "Rodders Journal." Bud also talks about upcoming projects in 2014, and winning the Baja 500. Segment 4: Backroad Gold We recently spoke with Corky Coker about his new TV series called "Backroad Gold." TV producer, Bud Brudsman gives us the behind the scene story on the making of the show. Then Bud gives us a sneak peek on his new History Channel series "Restormod." Segment 5: Alex...
  • Alex Xydias | SEGMENT 5 | #64

    Apr 18, 2014 | 6 min
    Getting the younger generation involved in wrenching on cars is paramount to the strength of the auto industry. Rodding legend and founder of So-Cal Speed Shop, Alex Xydias, talks about the Alex Xydias Center for the Automotive Arts.
  • Backroad Gold | SEGMENT 4 | #64

    Apr 18, 2014 | 10 min
    We recently spoke with Corky Coker about his new TV series called "Backroad Gold." TV producer, Bud Brudsman gives us the behind the scene story on the making of the show. Then Bud gives us a sneak peek on his new History Channel series "Restormod."
  • NHRA Museum | SEGMENT 6 | #64

    Apr 18, 2014 | 7 min
    The NHRA Museum is getting a face lift and automotive legend Alex Xydias is giving us a sneak preview of the renovations taking place.
  • California Woes | SEGMENT 1 | #64

    Apr 18, 2014 | 6 min
    Californians may need to endure an additional fuel tax. Bonspeed Brad and Pete Chapouris talk about the cost to live and and be a business owner in California.
  • More with Bud Brudsman | SEGMENT 3 | #64

    Apr 18, 2014 | 8 min
    Famous television producer, Bud Brudsman discusses the parallels of his TV series "Rides" and coffee table book "Rodders Journal." Bud also talks about upcoming projects in 2014, and winning the Baja 500.
  • Rides | SEGMENT 2 | #64

    Apr 18, 2014 | 7 min
    You've seen his TV programs like "Rides" and "Overhaulin". We talk with acclaimed television producer, Bud Brudsman about the inception of "Rides"; one of the first programs shot in HD to showcase the beauty of street rods.
  • OPTIMA Batteries Events | FULL SHOW | #63

    Apr 12, 2014 | 41 min
    This week on Street Rod & Custom hear all about the OPTIMA Ultimate Street Car Invitational and OPTIMA's Ultimate Street Car Qualifying Series! Segment 1: OPTIMA Batteries Events Segment 2: Cam Douglass from OPTIMA Batteries Segment 3: Car Culture Segment 4: The OPTIMA Ultimate Street Car Invitational Segment 5: OPTIMA's Ultimate Street Car Qualifying Series Segment 6: OPTIMA Battery
  • Ultimate Street Car Event | SEGMENT 1 | #63

    Apr 12, 2014 | 6 min
    On this episode of Street Rod & Custom Brad Fanshaw and Pete Chapouris will be talking all about the OPTIMA Ultimate Street Car Invitational, and OPTIMA's Search for the Ultimate Street Car Qualifying Series.
  • Cam Douglass from OPTIMA Batteries | SEGMENT 2 | #63

    Apr 12, 2014 | 6 min
    The Director of Product Development and Marketing at OPTIMA Batteries, Cam Douglass, tells us his back story and how he got started at OPTIMA Batteries.
  • Car Culture | SEGMENT 3 | #63

    Apr 12, 2014 | 7 min
    Cam Douglass talks about the car culture in Wisconsin vs. Southern California. The guys also talk about OPTIMA's search for the Ultimate Street Car Qualifying Series, and where the ten events take place.
  • The OPTIMA Ultimate Street Car Invitational | SEGMENT 4 | #63

    Apr 12, 2014 | 8 min
    The guys discuss the layout of the OPTIMA Ultimate Street Car Invitational, and the variety of street cars that will be there. Also, Cam Douglass talks about how the event is more about showing off a vehicle's performance than just it's looks.
  • OPTIMA's Ultimate Street Car Qualifying Series | SEGMENT 5 | #63

    Apr 12, 2014 | 8 min
    What can we expect to see on OPTIMA's search for the Ultimate Street Car Qualifying Series? Cam Douglass says it's all about competition, great cars, and the wonderful people that build them. He also fills us in on some details of the Invitational.
  • OPTIMA Battery | SEGMENT 6 | #63

    Apr 12, 2014 | 6 min
    To wrap up this episode of Street Rod & Custom, Cam Douglass tells us about the OPTIMA Battery and what makes it different from others. Check out optimabatteries.com!
  • OPTIMA Batteries Events | FULL SHOW | #63

    Apr 11, 2014 | 41 min
    This week on Street Rod & Custom hear all about the OPTIMA Ultimate Street Car Invitational and OPTIMA's Ultimate Street Car Qualifying Series! Segment 1: OPTIMA Batteries Events On this episode of Street Rod & Custom Brad Fanshaw and Pete Chapouris will be talking all about the OPTIMA Ultimate Street Car Invitational, and OPTIMA's Search for the Ultimate Street Car Qualifying Series. Segment 2: Cam Douglass from OPTIMA Batteries The Director of Product Development and Marketing at OPTIMA Batteries, Cam Douglass, tells us his back story and how he got started at OPTIMA Batteries. Segment 3: Car Culture Cam Douglass talks about the car culture in Wisconsin vs. Southern California. The guys al...
  • Cam Douglass from OPTIMA Batteries | SEGMENT 2 | #63

    Apr 11, 2014 | 6 min
    The Director of Product Development and Marketing at OPTIMA Batteries, Cam Douglass, tells us his back story and how he got started at OPTIMA Batteries.
  • OPTIMA Batteries | SEGMENT 1 | #63

    Apr 11, 2014 | 6 min
    On this episode of Street Rod & Custom Brad Fanshaw and Pete Chapouris will be talking all about the OPTIMA Ultimate Street Car Invitational, and OPTIMA's Search for the Ultimate Street Car Qualifying Series.
  • Pete & Jake's and Justin Bell | FULL SHOW | #62

    Apr 9, 2014 | 42 min
    This Week on Street Rod & Custom, hear all about the history of Pete & Jake's Hot Rod Parts and their upcoming anniversary celebration! Also, Justin Bell talks about his career and shows, "Shut up & Drive" and "Worlds Fastest Car Show." Segment 1: A Memorable Show Segment 2: The Legendary Pete & Jake's Segment 3: Pete & Jake's 40th Anniversary Segment 4: Justin Bell's Racing Career Segment 5: Blending Media & Racing Segment 6: Justin Bell & Car Shows
  • A Memorable Show | SEGMENT 1 | #62

    Apr 9, 2014 | 6 min
    To start off this episode of Street Rod & Custom, Brad Fanshaw and co-host Pete Chapouris talk about last week's show with Billy F. Gibbons and April Rose. Also, Brad fills us in on what's to come for this hour.
  • The Legendary Pete & Jake's | SEGMENT 2 | #62

    Apr 9, 2014 | 7 min
    Owner of Pete & Jake's Hot Rod Parts, Jason Slover talks about the history of his shop and the day his father became a parts store owner.
  • Blending Media & Racing | SEGMENT 5 | #62

    Apr 9, 2014 | 8 min
    Justin Bell talks about his racing style, and shares his recent experience driving the Jaguar F-TYPE. He also talks about blending media and racing.
  • Justin Bell's Racing Career | SEGMENT 4 | #62

    Apr 9, 2014 | 9 min
    Justin Bell joins the show and talks about his racing career that started in 1988. He also talks about his big year with Corvette and his move to the US.
  • Justin Bell & Car Shows | SEGMENT 6 | #62

    Apr 9, 2014 | 7 min
    To wrap up this episode of Street Rod & Custom, Justin Bell talks about "Shut Up & Drive" and "World's Fastest Car Show." He also shares his favorite road to drive, and talks about the upcoming Barrett-Jackson car show.
  • Pete & Jake's 40th Anniversary | SEGMENT 3 | #62

    Apr 9, 2014 | 8 min
    Jason shares his story of how the Slover's took over Pete & Jake's. He also tells us about the Pete & Jake's 40th Anniversary Car Show and Open House on May 10th.
  • Billy F. Gibbons & April Rose | FULL SHOW | #61

    Mar 29, 2014 | 41 min
    This week on Street Rod & Custom, Brad Fanshaw and Pete Chapouris have a great time with ZZ Top's Billy F. Gibbons! Hear about some of Billy's cars and the upcoming tour! Also, tune in to hear our interview with April Rose, Spokesmodel for Barrett-Jackson. Segment 1: Car Shows Segment 2: Bonneville Speedway Segment 3: Billy's Whiskeyrunner Segment 4: Beards 'N' Beck Segment 5: April Rose Segment 6: What's New For April Rose
  • Car Shows | SEGMENT 1 | #61

    Mar 29, 2014 | 5 min
    To start off this episode of Street Rod & Custom, Brad Fanshaw and co-host Pete Chapouris talk about the Machine and Muscle Car Nationals. They also discuss the upcoming Benedict Castle Concours.
  • Bonneville Speedway | SEGMENT 2 | #61

    Mar 29, 2014 | 7 min
    Billy F. Gibbons joins the show. The gang talks about racing at the Bonneville Speedway, and Billy tells us about his '61 Cadillac.
  • Billy's Whiskeyrunner | SEGMENT 3 | #61

    Mar 29, 2014 | 8 min
    The group discusses Billy's Whiskeyrunner hot rod. They also talk about new automotive scan tools.
  • Beards 'N' Beck | SEGMENT 4 | #61

    Mar 29, 2014 | 8 min
    Billy tells us all about his Willy Wagons. Also, get ready for Beards 'N' Beck! Billy talks about ZZ Top's upcoming tour.
  • April Rose | SEGMENT 5 | #61

    Mar 29, 2014 | 8 min
    Spokesmodel for Barrett-Jackson, April Rose joins the show. April talks about Twelve Hours of Sebring, her career, and her favorite cars.

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