The Thing About Cars

The Thing About Cars

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All about cars and the people who love them.


This Is Why We Don’t Do Musicals
Jul 14
Rich, Corinthian Leather
Jul 7
I Could Have Had A V8
Jun 30
Special Guest: Jake from Just Jake Reviews
Take Two!
Jun 23
Solving All Sorts Of Problems
This Sounds Like Baloney To Me
Jun 16
Every Oil Leak, Even A Minor One, Is Potentially Serious
Jun 9
Silent Is Not Sexy
Jun 2
You Like Us!
May 26
And We Love You!
Move Over, Betty Ford
May 19
Who Signed Off On This?
May 12
The Dawn of the Internet
May 5
Mom’s Been Drinking
Apr 28
That’s A Universally Bad Idea
Apr 13
Charles Phoenix And The Car-B-Que
Apr 6
Ewoks Just Can’t Reach The Pedals
Mar 30
What If You’re An Acrtic Nudist?
Mar 23
Negative or Positive Terminal First?
Mar 16
That’s The Way They Wanted It
Mar 10
Who needs clean air, anyway?
Would You Put That On Your Resume?
Feb 18
Why No More Wankels?
Feb 11
A Skull With A Phosphorus Eyeball
Mazda Man! What The Hell Happened to Honda?
Feb 4
One Is Your Mother
There’s Not Much In The Garage That Actually Functions
Jan 22
Interviewing Zack Miller, Publisher of Motorbooks
Chris Duke Likes Pepperoni Pizza
Nov 25, 2019
TTAC Is Honored To Talk With The Host Of Motorz TV
Motorbooks Giveaway
Nov 19, 2019 • 8 min
Everything You Think You Know About Headlights Is Wrong
Nov 12, 2019
There Is No Replacement For Displacement
Nov 5, 2019
Is the Camaro Going Away?
Shade Tree Things Like This
Oct 29, 2019
I’ve Got A Car To Sell You!
Oct 22, 2019 • 26 min
The Thing About Motorcycles, Part 3
Oct 15, 2019 • 24 min
The Thing About Motorcycles, Part 2
Oct 8, 2019 • 26 min
Gold Wing Is Still A Thing
The Thing About Motorcycles, Part 1
Oct 1, 2019 • 22 min
Guess What?
Sep 24, 2019 • 28 min
It’s An LS
Johnny Was A Racecar Driver
Sep 17, 2019 • 29 min
You’re Never Too Old For Instagram
Quick Wit Is Your Best Weapon
Sep 9, 2019 • 23 min
Nice And Sticky
Aug 26, 2019 • 22 min
My Tachometer Isn’t Stupid
Hair Pulling
Aug 19, 2019 • 27 min
The Wisdom Of The Been-There-Done-That
Red Light Creepers
Aug 12, 2019 • 23 min
And Listener Questions
Italian Car Day 2019
Aug 5, 2019 • 44 min
Bellissima!
Because Racecar
Jul 29, 2019 • 24 min
More Is Good, Until It’s Bad
Brookhaven Cherry Festival 2019
Jul 22, 2019 • 18 min
A Real Surreal Experience
Jul 15, 2019 • 25 min
All The Chicks Like The Bulge
The Mitty - 2019
Jul 8, 2019 • 15 min
Mickey, Stop Drooling
Headroom
Jul 1, 2019 • 24 min
And Leg Room
A Special Conversation with Warren Jobs
Jun 24, 2019 • 19 min
An Average Day For Mickey
Sweet Talker
Jun 17, 2019 • 17 min
Down The Rabbit Hole
Jun 10, 2019 • 19 min
Teasing Ben
Big Ol’ No Go
Jun 3, 2019 • 16 min
To Flip, or Not To Flip
Doin’ It Hazzard Style
May 27, 2019 • 31 min
Flipping Cars In Georgia
The “F” Word
May 20, 2019 • 19 min
Breaking All The Rules
Creeping Through The Woods
May 13, 2019 • 25 min
The Diner At The Edge Of The Solar System
May 6, 2019 • 31 min
“cantankerous beast of a car…”
They Sneak Up Behind You
Apr 29, 2019 • 21 min
The People Need To See This
Apr 22, 2019 • 18 min
DesignTech
We’ll See You At The Mitty
Apr 16, 2019 • 17 min
Talking with Rick Goolsby, Series Manager at Historic Sportscar Racing
PoBoys!
Apr 15, 2019 • 21 min
No, not the sandwich.
Resistor Is Futile
Apr 8, 2019 • 29 min
Do You Have A Semi?
Apr 1, 2019 • 19 min
More Listener Questions
Cigar Smells Included
Mar 25, 2019 • 31 min
Listener Questions
Lego My Mustang!
Mar 18, 2019 • 28 min
It’s time for a Lego party.
Where The Roadkill Is
Mar 11, 2019 • 22 min
Free Air With Soda and Hotdog Combo
Phantom Of The Porsche
Mar 4, 2019 • 27 min
Now With Cleaner Floors!
Feb 25, 2019 • 26 min
What Car Should Mike Buy?
Technology, Take The Wheel
Feb 18, 2019 • 24 min
“I call it auto-body language.”
Cats, Or Cats?
Feb 11, 2019 • 17 min
Seeing Thru Racing
Feb 4, 2019 • 22 min
A Riveting, Racing Special Guest: Meet Lee Ann!
Jan 28, 2019 • 23 min
(Part II of II)
Lee Ann’s Roadster
Jan 14, 2019 • 22 min
Hanging with Lee Ann
Rackets, Racing, Raciness & Range
Jan 7, 2019 • 22 min
Executive Misdeeds
Deer Corn
Dec 31, 2018 • 33 min
Sex In Autonomous Cars
What, With All This History?
Dec 24, 2018 • 27 min
Car museums, fuel preferences & more!
Kombucha!
Dec 17, 2018 • 24 min
Winter Weather Driving Stupidity
Brookhaven Festival Car Show
Dec 13, 2018 • 36 min
Fantasies About Used Cars
Dec 10, 2018 • 21 min
Beka’s Shocking Confession
You Didn’t Screw It In Right
Dec 3, 2018 • 20 min
Return Of The Rotating Dead
Nov 26, 2018 • 20 min
Hang Up And Drive!
There Be Unicorns Here
Nov 19, 2018 • 23 min
Finagling Science
Nov 12, 2018 • 21 min
What’s In Ronny’s Garage?
Pour Some Sugar On Me
Nov 6, 2018 • 24 min
Beka Disowns Mickey
McDonalds To Start Making Cars—Grimace Is Mad
Oct 30, 2018 • 23 min
Make Cars Great Again
Oct 22, 2018 • 24 min
Don’t You Laugh If A Hearse Goes By
Oct 15, 2018 • 23 min
No Physics Puns Intended
Oct 8, 2018 • 29 min
You Can’t Suck This Bad At Driving
Call Me An Idiot
Oct 1, 2018 • 28 min
And Then It Fell Out Of My Head
Sep 24, 2018 • 22 min
Am I Getting Ripped Off?
There Are No Tatas In Cuba
Sep 17, 2018 • 20 min
He’s Not My Sidekick!
Insurance Stuff, Part 2
Sep 10, 2018 • 34 min
Non-Standard Insurance and You
Insurance Stuff, Part 1
Sep 3, 2018 • 26 min
Read Your Policy!
That’s A Lot Of Spinnin’
Aug 27, 2018 • 32 min
Don’t Look Through My Wiring
Aug 20, 2018 • 23 min
The Civic Is All Right
Covet Thy Car
Aug 13, 2018 • 23 min
Just One Mor
Driving Miss Crazy
Aug 6, 2018 • 26 min
Pass The Beignets
End On A Happy Note
Jul 30, 2018 • 25 min
My Fairlady
Jul 23, 2018 • 25 min
One Of The Picky People
Jul 16, 2018 • 21 min
Give Me Convenience, Or Give Me Death
We Found Nemo
Jul 9, 2018 • 21 min
Not The One That Blows Up
Jul 2, 2018 • 35 min
“I want the car that’s trying to kill me.”
Back Door Sneaker Guys
Jun 25, 2018 • 21 min
It Runs On Hopes And Dreams
Jun 18, 2018 • 26 min
The Government Screwed Up The Toaster Industry
Jun 4, 2018 • 20 min
There’s Nothing Worse Than A Floppy Chassis
May 28, 2018 • 29 min
That’s Not A Heat Problem… That’s A Water Problem!
May 25, 2018 • 29 min
Eric? Where are you?
May 7, 2018 • 19 min
Mickey Fails Geography
Mar 22, 2018 • 23 min
Squeaky Brakes (and the Mustang Chakra, oh my!)
Mar 13, 2018 • 25 min
A Tribute-Edition Minivan
Mar 1, 2018 • 24 min
First-World Problems
Feb 20, 2018 • 29 min
It’s A Conspiracy, Man!
Feb 8, 2018 • 27 min
Smells Like Teen Engine
Dec 18, 2017 • 29 min
Nothing Clean Enough For Radio
Dec 12, 2017 • 26 min
Systems Went Wonkie
Nov 20, 2017 • 29 min
Dajiban!
Nov 7, 2017 • 27 min
We need new microphones
More Powerful V4s
Oct 24, 2017 • 25 min
No More V8s?
There Were Lubricants Involved In This Story
Sep 19, 2017 • 28 min
She’s Gone From Suck To Blow
Aug 10, 2017 • 25 min
The Importance Of First Aid
Jul 18, 2017 • 20 min
Podcast Machine Of Choice
Jul 5, 2017
Episode Ten
Chop Top Minivans
Jun 21, 2017
TTAC Needs Its Own Garage
Express Delivery
Jun 13, 2017
Stircumstances
May 23, 2017
Bigger, Better, Faster
Rotten Bushings
May 15, 2017 • 24 min
Where’s My Tuna?
Apr 25, 2017 • 28 min
SHO Me Your V8
Why Do Women Travel In Packs?
Apr 18, 2017 • 28 min
Ridesharing safety, buying a car, more on oil
She Likes To Jump Off Other People
Apr 11, 2017 • 23 min
Road Trips, Navigation, Waze, Dealer vs Local Mechanic
The Thing About Volvos
Apr 4, 2017 • 23 min
Not so long ago, in a scrap yard far away…
Episode 1
Mar 25, 2017 • 32 min
Car Shows, Oil, and Algorithms, Oh My!