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The In Wheel Time Car Talk Podcast is a 30-minute version of the In Wheel Time live automotive talk show simulcasting every Saturday from 8a-11aCT. The LIVE broadcast covers a wide variety of content that automotive enthusiast find interesting - including new car reviews and maintenance tips that can be found here. Join Don Armstrong, Michael Marrs, and Konrad DeLong LIVE every Saturday from 8a-11aCT. Want more In Wheel Time in real time? Follow us for the latest updates! Twitter: https://tw ...
 
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Across the automotive landscape, EVs seem to be the rage for cars, trucks, boats, motorcycles, scooters and even bicycles. Battery power is where it is at. Joining us on this episode of In Wheel Time Car Talk is Richard 'Buzz' Smith, more familiar to many as the 'EV angelist'. Buzz is more than EV enthusiast, having been an early adopter of the tec…
 
People go to car shows to see the latest stylings in the automotive world - bright chrome, luxury interiors, and a lot of performance under the hood. Buyers or just thinking about buyers often do a side-by-side comparison to narrow down choices without having to go to several different dealerships. Even with the additional ride and drive opportunit…
 
New cars, trucks, boats and some classic cars, the Houston AutoBoative Show seems to have it all - including some aftermarket vendors. Join In Wheel Time Car Talk is Deron Bradley from D3 Motor Sports has a team that will help you personalize your ride. Whether it is a new set of custom wheels, performance tires, maybe some audio or video upgrades,…
 
The advent of the 'ride and drive' feature at the auto shows really does give consumers a better 'look' at potential vehicle purchases. Comparing vehicles side by side is a real advantage and the rides make it better. One of the features found at some of the larger show is the indoor driving setups, particularly the Ram Territory setup. Not only ar…
 
End of January in Houston means two things - get ready for February and the Houston Auto Show comes to town! For the second year in a row, the Auto Show has combined forces with the annual Boat Show to fill NRG with all types of vehicles. There are some Ride N' Drives out on the parking lot, including an Electric Vehicle Drive that allows people to…
 
Time again for the weekly feature - "This Week In Automotive History" Our look at some the history that got the automotive industry to where we are today. Presented by Konrad DeLong, Co-host of the In Wheel Time Car Talk program and a Master ASE technician. ---- ----- Want more In Wheel Time Car Talk any time? In Wheel Time Car Talk is now availabl…
 
Seems that the idea of having a car club reach a 40th anniversary is getting harder to do. John Carnahan, President of the 38 year old Spindletop Street Rod Car Club is working on hitting that mark and has some ideas on how to do that. We also talk about the Spindletop Rod and Classic Car Show that will be coming up in March, where over 200 vehicle…
 
When you live in the same 'house' for 75years, you tend to accurate some 'stuff'. The Ford Motor Company is not different. In fact, it has more stuff due to a great family of collectors that understand the value of preserving heritage. Joining in this segment of In Wheel Time Car Talk is Ted Ryan, a dedicated archivist, who is sharing the great wor…
 
The Houston Auto Show is combined once again this year with the Houston Boat Show to fill the NRG Center will a lot of rides - land and water! The Auto Show brings in a wide variety of vehicles to check out, and there are a lot that are also available for the Ride N Drive area. The Boat Show also brings in a wide variety of watercraft, including an…
 
After the Holidays, not hardly missing a beat, January kicks off the Car Show Season in Houston, Texas. For the second year, the Houston Auto Show is joining forces with the Houston Boat show to fill the NRG center with a family friendly event. Along with the car show that includes ride and drives, the Houston Boat Show has the latest and greatest …
 
The automotive world is always looking for the next big thing to stand out, and sometimes it can be very creative. Dealerships are designed to sell cars and service those vehicles for the customers. Part of the means being part of the community - meeting building standards and designs. For a Volvo dealership in Finland, that means building the 'sho…
 
Hard to be a 'driver' that has not heard of AAA in some form or fashion, particularly older drivers. Road services? Maps? Insurance? Travel help? What is the modern AAA all about, particularly AAA-Texas. We are joined by Joshua Zuber, Kara Thorp, and Dave Skaien from AAA-Texas on some background and what they will be doing at the upcoming 2023 Hous…
 
Running the roads at 100+ mph? Yep, for 58-miles across West Texas, twice a year, the roads open up for speed runs. Of course there are safety requirements and a limited number of entries, but twice a year the Big Bend Open Road Race happens. Crystal Lopez, Event Coordinator is here with more details on the event and how to get involved either as a…
 
The Houston Auto Show is one of the major auto shows across the country! For Houston, it means a first look at a lot of new vehicles sitting next to each other for a great comparison opportunity. RoShelle Salinas joins us with more details on the show that include displays, several ride-n-drive opportunities, and a lot of educational opportunities …
 
With all the hub-bub on electric vehicles in the headlines, the idea of self-driving cars has moved to the back pages. So it is still a thing? Chris Piche joins us with some thoughts on the development of autonomous driving - where we are and a few thoughts about where we are going...with a driver...at least for a while? In our Feature Segment, Don…
 
Sometimes, it seems that it has just gone to far to repair. Too much rust showing, or the engine has been sitting too long to chug back to life. Many a vehicle has gone to the scrapper for such reasons. Up in the North Texas, Ted Fox, owner of Scotter's Garage, has a different view about what can be brought back to life. Most of the vehicles that g…
 
Not only is taking care of your vehicles good for the heart and soul of an auto enthusiast, but it is also a good investment! Long time friend of the show, John Gray is not only an automotive enthusiast, but he is the owner of Gulf Coast Auto Shield! Home of auto paint protection extraordinaire and one of the leading representative for the line of …
 
Coming to us from the West Coast, it is noted automotive author, podcaster, NACTOY juror, and all around great car guy - Jack Nerad! In this episode, we try to get 2022 out of the way so we can get to 2023 at last. Jack shares some information on NACTOY - the North American Car and Truck of the Year Awards. Jack has been one of the selected jurors …
 
Sure there is NASCAR on Sunday afternoons, but what if you want to get out and be at the race? The best way to get up close with some oval racing is to go to your local track. Support your local racer! The Houston area has several dirt tracks around the area, but there is only one asphalt oval track left. Joining us in this segment is John Alverson…
 
Never met a real auto enthusiast that didn't work on keeping the ride looking good. Sometimes that can be a big job! Spoke wheels, chrome, paint protection to just name a few on the outside. Slide into a leather or custom interior and more work, but isn't that part of the 'fun'? Joining us from merry 'ol England, is author and car guy Sean Lucas. T…
 
We can learn something NEW everyday, and when it involves organizing a four day run across Texas with a coupl'a hundred hot rodeos, there is plenty to learn. Bobby Sparkman and his crew learned a lot from the initial Hot Rod Tour of Texas, and so they are making plans for an even bigger and better 2023 event. There are few loose ends to tie. up, bu…
 
In this episode of In Wheel Time Car Talk, we cover more automotive headlines with more 'thermal events', more recalls, and some sales projections for 2023 based on 2021 and 2022 data from Cox Automotive. ---- ----- Want more In Wheel Time Car Talk any time? In Wheel Time Car Talk is now available on iHeart Radio! Just go to iheart.com/InWheelTimeC…
 
We continue our look at what 2023 is going to like in the automotive world in this segment of In Wheel Time Car Talk. The segment starts with our popular feature "This Week In Auto History" presented by Konrad DeLong, a look back at some of the events that helped the automotive industry evolve. We continue our look at what is coming in 2023, and in…
 
On this episode of In Wheel Time Car Talk, we get Richard Tomlin to slow down long enough to join us for a few minutes. Richard is the Regional Executive of the SCCA, he 'works' events at MSR, COTA, the Pikes' Peak Hill Climb, and even ventures down into Mexico for a race! He is one busy man, but he joins to share some of what has happened in 2022 …
 
We are glad you are joining us today, on the last day of 2022. On the live program this week, our studio guest called in sick so we cover a lot of things that have happened and we look at some of the things coming our way in 2023...we think. We start with this episode of the crew kicking around some of the highlights of the year before the followin…
 
We have often talked about our Chief Engineer, David Ainslie. As part of his Holiday Break, he took two of his boys skiing in Colorado, and they had a wonderful time. Right up to time to head home. There have been a lot of stories on the news channels about travel woes, but we get one first hand along with his solution to get home. In our feature s…
 
We take a few minutes to look at what is 'coming' in the new year - 2023. More Eve, including some CUVs and pickup lead the headlines as Chevrolet says the Silverado goes EV as well as the Blazer and Equinox. Dodge says not so fast on dropping performance vehicles and Ford says...well, join us to hear more about what the OEMs are saying. ---- -----…
 
Along with being a successful restaurateur in the Houston area, Stan and his wife are are also drag racers, running most if not all of the NHRA Division 4 events. The good news is that they are in different classes and have never had to meet each other in a final round. Competition is tough out there, They also collect some really nice cars, and we…
 
One of the best things about a Tailpipes & Tacos event at the Katy location of Lupe Tortilla is the wide variety of vehicles and people that show up. It was hard not to notice the bright red 1970 Chevelle SS convertible roll in with the top down. Joining us in this episode of In Wheel Time Car Talk is Jud Holt, son of Stan and an integral part of t…
 
On In Wheel Time Car Talk, we have often talked about the great value of a minivan in regard to getting people from one point to another. There are safety features, there are technology features, and plenty of features to keep everyone comfy. In the New Car Showroom, Michael Marrs has a look at the 2022 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid in the Pinnacle trim…
 
A long time friend of the show, we usually talk with Stan about his drag racing experiences, along with that of his wife. They make a great team in the Sportsman ranks of the NHRA, both competing at the National Level. In this case, we get a chance to talk with Stan about his personal car collection - what is special to him and some of the stories …
 
Fans of the Chevrolet square body pickups are really fans! Joey Dupree bought his first while still in high school, when he got his blue 1977 stepside Chevy - in 1976. It is the same truck he brought out to the 2022 Christmas Edition of Tailpipes and Tacos, in Katy, Texas. Yep, same truck but with some mods, like the current engine is the third, an…
 
It is another segment from the 2022 Christmas Edition of Tailpipes and Tacos and joining us this segment is our host, Stan Holt. Car enthusiast, collector, drag racer and founder of the Lupe Tortilla restaurant brand. Stan and Don remember way back about the beginnings and some of the challenges along the way. We want to wish everyone a Merry Chris…
 
It is time for the Christmas Edition of Tailpipes & Tacos with In Wheel Time Car Talk broadcasting LIVE!. In this portion of our program, we talk with Charlie Throop about his 1951 Ford Truck that actually has Ford Power along with a lot of other updates. Join us for our first interview from the Lupe Tortilla location in Katy, Texas, where attendee…
 
We try to catch up with automotive journalist Jack Nerad as often as we can, which is not often enough to really keep up with everything he is doing. Along with producing automotive content, Jack is a VP of the prestigious NACTOY award organization - North American Car and Truck of the Year. Along with that, there is his podcast, and now a novel?!?…
 
Joining us from the West Coast, it is the traveling Lilienthals! Andy and Mercedes are very much involved in the automotive enthusiast world and in the process, they do a lot of traveling. We asked them to share some of the items that they have found in their travels that many of us could be interested in, particularly for a Christmas gift. Join us…
 
If you are a race fan, particularly road racing of any sort, a crash or the possibility of a crash is always present. Every time it does happen, it is dissected to find out what happened, how it happened, and how can the driver be better protected. Sooner or later the crash will happen. In this book, author Jonathon Ingram looks at several aspects …
 
As the owner of Apex Auto Works down in Alvin, Texas, Richard Tomlin gets involved in all aspects of automotive activity. Building, driving, racing, safety team, promotor, developer....and PRI attendee. We were suppose to talk with Richard on the road home, but a quick 14-hour drive and we talk to him at his shop. The PRI show is for racing pros, s…
 
We had the opportunity to interview Clint Duncan with the Tx4wd - Houston Chapter about some of the opportunities to get out into nature. In Texas, we learn that 97% of the land is privately owned, so what is a 4Wheeler to do? Clint has some ideas to share about the group, what they do, and has some suggestions on where to go. In our feature segmen…
 
If you are interested in an SUV/CUV at the luxury level, the three-row Mercedes-Benz GLS awaits. A vehicle that is maximum luxury, with a little touch of AMG and some AWD to provide a little off-road coverage. Don Armstrong got to spend some time behind the wheel, and offers his findings. ---- ----- Want more In Wheel Time Car Talk any time? In Whe…
 
The C10 truck club, is, as you would expect from the name, all about the C10s. A very popular model of Chevrolet truck that was actually produced from 1960 - 1987. However, the most popular years for hot rodding are the late '60s-early '70s. There a lot of clubs, state wide events and some national events for this model of truck. For this year's to…
 
The classic VW ... seems we all had one or had friends and girlfriends with one at one point or another. Even bare bones in design, they seemed pretty solid, but never fast. That is until someone realized that a flat four could do more... Racing a VW seems to come and go over the years, after all they don't make V8 levels of noise, and they don't g…
 
Ready or not, it is time to start putting events on the 2023 calendar! One of the first in the Houston Area is the Houston Auto Show at the NRG Center January 25 - 29, 2023. New hours and some new ticketing processes are helping to push ticket prices down while making it all easier. There will new cars, trucks, some classics, and of course the Ride…
 
Christmas 'tis the season for giving...but some people are givers year round. One of the groups that we have found in the automotive world that continue to do this - God's Garage. An all volunteer group that is dedicated to helping single moms, wives of deployed service men, and just about anyone they can. It is hard to image life in this day and t…
 
Since 1984, ProAm Auto Accessories has been serving the Houston area with parts and service. In addition, there also have their own 'race team' that happens to be rebuilding at the moment but doing an LS swap on the track BMW. Interesting.... Owner John Rawson takes some time to take us around the showroom to share some ideas for Stocking Stuffers …
 
The great American Road Trip can happen almost any time. Summer vacations, holiday travels, or just a weekend getaway. Before heading out on the road, we should make sure our vehicles are ready for the road. Karolina Serratos is part of the Professional Auto Care family and has some ideas about road trip readiness that goes beyond kicking the tires…
 
Ok, people like bright shiny things. In the auto world, vehicles are made to be bright and shiny to get the buyers attention. Chrome has long been a standard way to do this - bumpers, trim and even wheels or wheel covers. In the custom vehicle world almost anything 'can' be chrome if you can find the right chrome shop. Considered by many to be one …
 
In this episode of In Wheel Time Car Talk, we were broadcasting LIVE! from the 62nd Annual Houston Autorama, and we had some great interviews. One of the most surprising came from Jim Averil, TREMEC transmissions. Seems we have always 'known' about TREMEC, what they are, but we quickly learned we didn't know what we didn't know. The company was act…
 
1932 Ford's are classic hot rod material, particularly with a flathead engine. But what do you do for more power? After all the flathead is good for about 100hp, and you don't want to go to some modern big block with a blower. For Bruce Fortie, the answer is to do a conversion that makes his flathead an overhead valve engine for more power with the…
 
What does a car guy do when he 'retires'? He works on his cars, and sometimes builds a thriving business working on cars. After 12years, that is exactly what Nick Schipon has done with Nicks Auto Repair & Restoration. At the 2022 Houston Autorama, Nick has brought eight examples of the work being done in his shop. Join us to hear more about Nick's …
 
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