Bottled Up

Bottled Up
Bottled Up is your go-to for weekly news, speculation, and guests from NASCAR, all in one easy to listen to podcast! Listen in weekly as NASCAR credentialed journalist and host Jeff Maconi takes you through the latest in NASCAR every Saturday!

8/24/19: The Tyler Dippel Drama (What We Know So Far), The DiBenedetto Surge, and More!
Aug 24 • 17 min
Bottled Up covers Tyler Dippel, Matt DiBenedetto, and more.
8/17/19: Where Matt DiBenedetto Could Run Next Season!
Aug 17 • 17 min
Bottled Up talks about Matt DiBenedetto, and Stafford Motor Speedway.
8/10/19: The Doug Coby Debacle, And The Jeffery Earnhardt Situation Rundown!
Aug 10 • 21 min
Bottled Up covers Doug Coby and Jeffery Earnhardt.
8/3/19: Ross Chastain’s Victory Conference!
Aug 3 • 12 min
Bottled Up covers Ross Chastain’s media center post-race press conference.
Double Feature: The Christian Eckes Post Race Show!
Jul 27 • 4 min
Bottled Up catches up with Christian Eckes after a great run at Pocono!
Hosts: Matt DiBenedetto!
Jul 27 • 8 min
Bottled Up hosts Matt DiBenedetto at New Hampshire Motor Speedway
Hosts: Landon Cassill and Spotter Tom Legeman!
Jul 21 • 20 min
Bottled Up hosts Landon Cassill and his spotter, Tom Legeman.
Throwback: Matt DiBenedetto’s Leaves Go Fas Racing
Jul 13 • 19 min
Bottled Up throws it back to the day Matt DiBenedetto did his first press conference after announcing he would be leaving Go Fas Racing with no written plans to drive for any other team.
7/6/19: The Wildest Daytona Weekend Yet!
Jul 7 • 15 min
Bottled Up finally covers a Cup race finally, and host Jeff Maconi raced in the iRacing Short Track Championships for the Whelen Modified Series!
6/29/19: Let’s Talk It Out
Jun 29 • 22 min
Bottled Up talks through everything on the mind over all facets of racing, be sure to listen in to see how your thoughts compare to ours, and let us know what you think!
6/22/19: Let’s Cover Modifieds! (Mainly)
Jun 22 • 20 min
Bottled Up covers modifieds mainly this week, and talks about Ryan Preece’s win at Stafford Motor Speedway!
6/15/19: The Biff Is Back!
Jun 15 • 18 min
Bottled Up talks the Biff, and learns to ALWAYS blame the stats guy!
6/8/19: How To Treat A Fan
Jun 8 • 23 min
Bottled Up talks about how a driver should treat their fans, the previous Pocono race, and pre-games the Texas truck race!
6/1/19: The Half Season Review
Jun 1 • 22 min
Bottled Up talks about where are at half (roughly) of the way through the season!
Throwback: David McGrath, April 2018!
May 25 • 23 min
Bottled Up hosts David McGrath, one of the heads of operation at New Hampshire Motor Speedway
5/18/19: An All Star Episode, And A Special Guest!
May 18 • 22 min
Bottled Up talks INDYCAR, NASCAR, and local racing, and reveals the winner of our first ever giveaway!
5/11/19: The Kevin Harvick Millenial Scheme, Busch AF, Chastain’s Win, and More!
May 10 • 21 min
Bottled Up is lit AF, end of story.
Hosts: Christian Eckes!
May 4 • 23 min
Bottled Up hosts Christian Eckes, part time Gander Outdoor Truck Series driver, full time Arca Menards Series Driver, and full time trash talker.
Hosts: Kaz Grala!
Apr 27 • 21 min
Listen in as Kaz Grala joins this week’s episode of Bottled Up to talk about his career so far, his year with RCR, the struggles and joys of being on an underfunded team, and more!
Throwback: Corey Lajoie 3/2018
Apr 20 • 32 min
Bottled Up has a throwback to our first interview with NASCAR MENCS driver Corey Lajoie!
Hosts: Fast Pasta! (Anthony Alfredo Comes Again!)
Apr 13 • 22 min
Bottled Up hosts Anthony Alfredo, who covers his first three races of the year and his off-track activities!
Throwback: Kaz Grala, July 2018!
Apr 5 • 11 min
Bottled Up throws it back to NHMS with our interview with Kaz Grala!
3/30/19: Where Are We Watching In 2020?
Mar 30 • 15 min
Bottled Up finally makes a definitive call: this weekend is the weekend Hendrick gets a win!
3/23/19: Who’s Your King? Featuring: Richard Petty!
Mar 23 • 15 min
Bottled Up discusses Kyle Busch’s 200 wins, and features an interview with Richard Petty!
3/16/19: Is The New Aero Package Here To Stay?
Mar 15 • 17 min
Bottled Up talks qualifying, the NASCAR HOF 2020 class, qualifying, and more!
Throwback: Derrike Cope, 12/2017
Mar 9 • 58 min
Bottled Up hosts Daytona 500 champion and two time Cup winner Derrike Cope in this December 2017 interview. While listening, be sure to think about how far Starcom Racing has come since this interview in only one year, and how accurate the predictio…
3/2/19: The REAL Aero Package, What Team Is Most Impressive?
Mar 2 • 21 min
Bottled Up makes more gutsy calls on who will win, as well as calling our shot on our pick for rookie of the year despite it only being week 3!
2/23: Hotlanta Trucks Recap, Cup Preivew
Feb 23 • 18 min
Join host Jeff Maconi as Bottled Up wraps up the biggest race in motorsports and moves on to the next big milestone: the new aero package at Atlanta!
2/16: Taking The Checkered Flag For The Offseason
Feb 16 • 30 min
Should NASCAR races be shorter? Tune in to find out what our thoughts on the matter are here at Bottled Up!
Hosts: Brandon Hightower!
Feb 8 • 24 min
Listen in as Bottled Up hosts Xfinity series driver and dirt racer Brandon Hightower!
2/2: The Vegas Tire Test, How To Look At The New Cup Package
Feb 2 • 21 min
Bottled Up takes on the firestorm known as the new aero package, and approaches the issue for both the lovers and haters of this new big change.
Hosts: Stephen Nasse, Again!
Jan 25 • 23 min
Listen in as Bottled Up hosts late model driver Stephen Nasse for his second appearance on the show!
Hosts: Anthony Alfredo!
Jan 19 • 30 min
Anthony Alfredo joins Bottled Up!
1/12: William Joins The Battle
Jan 12 • 23 min
In a short break from all-NASCAR this week, Bottled Up gives a more fun approach a try!
1/5: New Year, Same Show!
Jan 5 • 22 min
From the hauler drivers to Ross Chastain vs. Paul Menard, don’t miss this week’s episode of Bottled Up to ring in the new year!
12/29: Wrapping Up The Year, And The Full Silly Season Rundown! (So Far, That Is…)
Dec 29, 2018 • 20 min
Listen in as Bottled Up covers the latest and greatest news for the 2018 Silly Season!
12/22: Merry Christmas, And A Year In Review!
Dec 21, 2018 • 24 min
On this episode of Bottled Up, we cover the big stories of 2018 and look forward to what 2019 has to bring! From Kevin Harvick, the lengths crew chiefs have to go to in order to win, and what 2019 holds, be sure to listen in and enjoy this week’s ep…
Hosts: Landon Cassill!
Dec 15, 2018 • 24 min
Listen in as Bottled Up hosts NASCAR driver and Twitter master Landon Cassill!
Hosts: Matt Weaver!
Dec 9, 2018 • 30 min
Bottled Up hosts esteemed racing journalist Matt Weaver, who discusses the Snowball Derby, the upcoming Snowflake 100, the future of racing, and more!
Hosts: Stephen Nasse!
Dec 9, 2018 • 29 min
Bottled Up hosted Super Late Model and center of the current media firestorm post-Snowball Derby, Stephen Nasse. Listen to the interview that journalist Matt Weaver wrote on in this tell-all interivew!
12/8: Where is NASCAR Headed?
Dec 8, 2018 • 26 min
On the 12/8 edition of Bottled Up, host Jeff Maconi delves deep into the 2018 aero package after talking with fellow NASCAR journalist Matt Weaver. Listen as we tackle where NASCAR is headed, the struggles of a typical race team, and what just may b…
Hosts: Mitch Daniels!
Dec 3, 2018 • 29 min
Listen in as Bottled Up hosts former governor, and current Purdue University President, Mitch Daniels.
Hosts: Jeb Burton!
Dec 3, 2018 • 25 min
Listen in as Bottled Up hosts NASCAR driver Jeb Burton, who discusses balancing racing with everyday life and the struggle of finding sponsorship in a sport rapidly becoming more dependent on dollar bills!
Hosts: Jeffrey Earnhardt!
Dec 3, 2018 • 19 min
Listen in as Bottled Up hosts NASCAR driver Jeffrey Earnhardt, at the time the driver of the 00 for Starcom Racing, and current driver part-time of the 18 Xfinity car for Joe Gibbs Racing
Hosts: Natalie Decker!
Dec 3, 2018 • 26 min
Listen in as Bottled Up hosts ARCA and Gander Outdoor Truck Series driver, Natalie Decker!
Hosts: Ray Evernham!
Dec 3, 2018 • 18 min
Listen in as Bottled Up hosts NASCAR Hall of Fame member, NASCAR champion, and legendary crew chief, Ray Evernham!