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Nostalgic Radio and Cars™ 2016

"THE MOST FASCINATING AND LEGENDARY NAMES IN MOTORSPORTS"

Tuesdays 7-8PM (EST.) on WTAN-AM 1340 - FM 106.1 Clearwater/St. Petersburg, WDCF-AM 1350 Dade City, WZHR-AM 1400 - FM 104.3 Zephyrhills, Florida. Join us for some Classic Rock and some captivating conversations with our interesting and legendary guests about cars, boats and motorcycles. Topics cover collector car shows, concours, auctions, vintage and professional motorsports racing events as well as swap meets. Some of our guests have been Carroll Shelby, Jay Leno, Ted Nugent, Gregg Rolie, Mark Farner, Nick Mason, Dave Jenkins, Hulk Hogan, Larry The Cable Guy, Adam Carolla, Tanner Foust, Adam Ferrara, Roger Penske, Mario Andretti, Stirling Moss, Bobby Rahal, Dan Gurney, Parnelli Jones, Peter Brock, Don Garlits, Shirley Muldowney, Danny "The Count" Koker, Barry Meguiar, George Barris and Wayne Carini to name a few. Want to win a prize on Nostalgic Radio and Cars? Listen and be the 9th caller on select shows to WIN! CALL 1-866-826-1340 during the show. To listen to ALL of our Past Shows Click on "Podcast Archive" at the top of this page. LISTEN TO A SHOW NOW!

Download November 29, 2016  11-29-2016 (49.98 MB)

Duration: 54:35 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

November 29, 2016

  • November 29, 2016
  • Your show host Robert with special guest Bill Tower. Bill is a graduate from General Motors Institute in Detroit and a Chevrolet engineer from 1964 to present, (unofficially retired). Right out of school, he was very fortunate to land a high priority position with the Chevrolet racing engine development program. He worked on various projects; small block race engines, early-generation big-block Chevrolets, the L88 engine program, the Z/28 Camaro 302, and various racing-engine development efforts in GT racing, Nascar and drag racing. He also had the good fortune of working with great automotive legends like Chevrolet product promotion engineering chief Vince Piggins, Peter Brock, Smokey Yunick, Robert Yates, Zora Duntov, Jim Hall, Roger Penske, Mark Donahue and Dale Earnhardt. Bill also has a stable of some of the rarest racing Chevrolets in the world; 1956 Corvette SR-2, 1956 Corvette factory “Flying Mile” race car, 1967 Corvette factory “L88 Test Car” and one of 5 1963 Corvette “Gran Sport” lightweight race cars.




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Download November 22, 2016  11-22-2016 (48.63 MB)

Duration: 53:07 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

November 22, 2016

  • November 22, 2016
  • Your show host Robert with special alumni guest Dan Woods.  Dan is the host of the popular automotive TV Show “Chop Cut Rebuild” now in its 12th season. Each episode involves the conceptualizing and rebuilding of classic cars, Ford GM and Chrysler. Dan started his career as a national radio personality moving on to acting and now producing and writing his own long running TV show. The show was initially based in California and is now relocating to the Motor City, “Detroit” home of the US automotive auto industry. The show airs on “Mav TV” and can be seen around the world in over 30 countries.




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Download November 15, 2016  11-15-2016 (50.03 MB)

Duration: 54:39 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

November 15, 2016

  • November 15, 2016
  • Your show host Robert with special guest Eddie Pierce. Eddie started customizing cars when he was a teenager growing up in Massachusetts. In his first car show competition he won an award. That single event proved so inspiring for him that he made a successful career out of working on and customizing cars. Eddie relocated to Florida and continued customizing, restoring and showing cars. He built a great reputation in the Palm Beach area working on Rolls Royce’s and foreign exotics including working on celebrity cars like ones owned by Elvis Presley. Eddie eventually migrated into the Insurance field and automotive consulting side of the business. Today Eddie is retired, but still enjoys tinkering with cars and attending car shows in the Florida sunshine.




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Download November 8, 2016  11-08-2016 (48.12 MB)

Duration: 52:34 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

November 8, 2016

  • November 8, 2016
  • Your show host Robert with alumni guest Lou Santiago. Lou is the co-host of Velocity Channel’s hit automotive TV show “Car Fix” Lou is also the real deal, he works on cars, fabricates cars and builds cars. In between hosting Car Fix, he teaches fabrication at Central Piedmont Community College in North Carolina. Lou also hosts his own internet video show “Garage Insider TV”. Lou’s past accomplishments include Host of "Ultimate Car Build Off" on The Discovery Channel and Host of "Muscle Car" on Spike TV. Lou is also a retired U. S. Navy Seabee……Happy “Veteran’s Day” to all that served!

     




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Download November 1,2016  11-08-2016 (46.3 MB)

Duration: 50:34 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

November 1,2016

  • November 1,2016
  • Your show host Robert live from Sema 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    Reggie Jackson, renowned car collector and New York Yankees baseball legend joins the show to talk about his amazing car collection consisting of American made Muscle cars, Heavy Classics, European Exotics and vintage motorcycles.

    Bob Follkestad, president of "GC Cooling" joins the show and talks about his company and cooling products.

    Adam Layman, from "Holley" and "MSD" joins the show and discusses modern day retro- style Electronic Fuel Injection systems and applications for older cars.




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Download October 25, 2016  10-25-2016 (49.9 MB)

Duration: 54:30 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

October 25, 2016

  • October 25, 2016
  • Your show host Robert with special guest Aaron Kaufman. Aaron is the wizard co-host and mechanical genius on Discovery Channel’s hit automotive TV show “Fast and Loud” (Gas Monkey Garage). The show has been on TV since 2012 and Aaron is responsible for all of the amazing builds that are finished and featured on the show. Aaron has been working on cars and bikes since his adolescence and is a very accomplished automotive fabricator and mechanic in his own right. In his spare time, he builds his own cars and custom motorcycles. Robert and Aaron discuss the TV show, projects and the upcoming 2016 SEMA extravaganza in Las Vegas.

    Craig Pearson joins Robert for some updates on the bi-annual Zephyrhills Auto Events held twice a year at Festival Park in Zephyrhills, Florida. The automotive event features a huge swap meet, car coral and car auction. Hundreds of venders participate; displaying and selling their cars and parts, and thousands of car enthusiasts from all over the country show up to experience the auto festival. Craig and his wife Joann, also host the monthly “Sumter Swap Meet” at the Sumter County Fairgrounds in Sumter County, Florida.




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Download October 18, 2016  10-18-2016 (49.36 MB)

Duration: 53:55 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

October 18, 2016

  • October 18, 2016
  • Your show host Robert with special guests Justin Hood, Dave Hinton, Glenn Lenhard. Together they will be discussing their perspective automotive businesses, track and race car prep and the upcoming “British Car Show” in downtown Safety Harbor, Florida.

    Justin Hood is the fabrication manager for Vortex Motorsports. Vortex Motorsport specializes in performance tuning and the repair of classic and contemporary foreign performance cars, and is located in Tampa, Florida.  The Vortex team are also active club racers and provide track support for their customers and  performance club racers.

    Dave Hinton is president of Historic Sportscar Racing (HSR). HSR promotes racing track events which are held at large venues around the southeast and cater to vintage racing enthusiasts, and is located in Clearwater, Florida. Dave also owns Heritage Motorsports which maintains, services, restores and provides track support for vintage and historic race cars.

    Glenn Lenhard owns and operates “Glenn's MG Repair and Service Center” and specializes in the service and restoration of vintage British Sports Cars, and is located in St. Petersburg, Florida. Glenn is also an accomplished classical trained musician. His instrument of choice is the Trombone and regularly plays at venues around the Pinellas and Tampa bay area.  




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Download October 11, 2016  10-11-2016 (49.18 MB)

Duration: 53:43 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

October 11, 2016

  • October 11, 2016
  • Your show host Robert with special guest Mike Joy. Mike currently is the lead announcer for FOX NASCAR alongside his color analysts, Darrell Waltrip and Jeff Gordon. He is also a block analyst for Velocity/Discovery collector car auctions (Barrett Jackson). Mike started his career in broadcasting in the early 1970’s working for Motor Racing Network (MRN) and eventually ESPN. He is a member, and past vice-president of the National Motorsports Press Association. Mike is an avid vintage car racer and can often be seen racing in vintage Trans Am at track like Laguna Seca and Lime Rock. In his spare time, Mike restores vintage MGB sports-cars with his sons.

     




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Download October 4, 2016  10-04-2016 (48.36 MB)

Duration: 52:49 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

October 4, 2016

  • October 4, 2016
  • Your show host Robert with special guests Jeff Harris and Brit Lilly. Together they will be discussing the Bright House 2016 Clearwater Super Boat National Championship held on the waterfront at Clearwater beach. This National Championship race is the final points race before the Key West Super Boat World Championships in October.The Clearwater race a 3 day event, celebrated with parades, live entertainment and a sea food festival sponsored by BayStar Restaurants of Clearwater, Florida.

    Jeff Harris, is the throttle man for the 48' MTI “Wake Effects” offshore power boat. Wake Effects runs in the super boat unlimited class and based out of Missouri. Jeff has an extensive racing background in automobiles and boats. In boat racing Jeff has achieved numerous world championships, set world speed records and was been inducted in the APBA Hall of Fame Champions, “Throttle Man of the Year” in 2005.

    Brit Lilly, is a second generation boat racer. His father, Art Lilly is a legendary APBA racer himself and encouraged Brit to pursue boat racing. Brit is the owner and driver of his own 30' Extreme running in the Super Boat Vee class achieving numerous podium finishes. “Lilly Sport Boat” (LSB) is a specialty boat service center based out of Millersville, Maryland. LSB primary sponsor is “REV X” lubricants.




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Download September 27, 2016  09-27-2016 (49.89 MB)

Duration: 54:30 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

September 27, 2016

  • September 27, 2016
  • Your show host Robert with special guests Robby Steinhardt, Jim Shoe and Keith Holmes. As part of our yearly "Super Boat Special", Robert will be spending the hour with his guests discussing the upcoming “Centennial Concert”, the final event of the year, celebrating 100 years of city of Oldsmar and the “Bright House 2016 Clearwater Super Boat National Championship” Festival. The name Oldsmar originates from the inventor and automobile manufacture Ransom Eli Olds. He founded the city in 1916. The town was originally named R. E. Olds-on-the-Bay and later changed to Oldsmar. The Centennial Concert will include performances by, Robby Steinhardt - former Violinist/Singer for Kansas, John Cafferty - Lead Singer/Guitarist and Michael Antunes - Saxophonist - for John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band, Buck Dharma - Lead Singer/Guitarist for Blue Oyster Cult and Steve Augeri - former Lead Singer for Journey. PLUS local band Stormbringer - Tampa Bay, Florida! This the 6th year for the Bright House 2016 Clearwater Super Boat National Championship and the final points race before the “Super Boat International” finals in Key West in October. This is a 3 day event with parades, live entertainment and a sea food festival sponsored by BayStar Restaurants of Clearwater, Florida.

    Robby Steinhardt is best known as one of the founding members of the legendary 70's rock band “Kansas”. He was the Violinist, song writer, Co-lead Singer and frontman for the band.

    Jim Shoe is host of #GoinCoastal the popular music radio show featured on the Tan Talk Radio Network every Saturday from 11 – 1 pm.

    Keith Holmes is owner operator of the Ethanol powered 40' Skater Catamaran Superboat “Cat Can Do”, based out of Lake Michigan and will be competing in Super Boat Extreme class during the Bright House 2016 Clearwater Super Boat National Championship in Clearwater, Florida.




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Download September 20, 2016  09-20-2016 (49.39 MB)

Duration: 53:57 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

September 20, 2016

  • September 20, 2016
  • Your show host Robert with special guest Mike Silverman. Mike is the publisher and CEO of Vintage Motorsport Magazine. VMM is a publication dedicated to the history and preservation of vintage race cars, drivers, teams and racetracks around the world and features editorials of motorsports since the inception of automobile racing. VMM is a bi-monthly publication and employs a talented and knowledgeable staff of writers and photographers. Each issue is filled with detailed stories and pictures of past racing legends, cars and events as well as special articles on modern-day vintage racing action. VMM also features bi-lines and coverage of current classic car auctions as well as a comprehensive classified section. VMM can be purchased as a subscription or on newsstands in specialty book stores.




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Download September 13, 2016  09-13-2016 (48.48 MB)

Duration: 52:57 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

September 13, 2016

  • September 13, 2016
  • Your show host Robert with special guest Mark Farner. Mark is the founding member of the legendary 60's-70's rock and roll band Grand Funk Railroad. Mark is still active in music playing venues across the county singing his popular hits of the day. Mark recently teamed up with other rock legends; Mitch Ryder, Rick Derringer and some original members of Jefferson Starship to perform at Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater Florida for the "Legends of Rock" concert. Mark is also active doing charity work for wounded veterans and writing and performing Christian music. When Mark is not on the road he spends his leisure time at home in Michigan on his farm with his family.


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Download September 6, 2016  09-06-2016 (48.16 MB)

Duration: 52:36 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

September 6, 2016

  • Your show host Robert with special guests Dom Forte, Mark Tuwiner, and Kevin MurphyTogether they will be discussing the upcoming “Tampa International Boat Show” held on the waterfront at the Tampa Convention Center and the “Surf Expo” held at the Orlando Convention Center.

    Dome Forte owns and operates “Fortes Inboard Marine and Auto Connection”. Forte's specializes in the restoration, repair and maintenance of classic and contemporary cars as well as the sales and service of “Tige” sport wake and ski boats. Dom and his son Tony and will be displaying “Tige” boats at the Tampa International Boat Show in Tampa, Florida.

    Kevin Murphy is show manager for “National Marine Manufacturers Association” (NMMA). NMMA promotes marine oriented events which are held at large venues around the country and cater to boating enthusiasts.

    Marc Tuwiner owns and operates “Annapolis Classic Cars” and specializes in vintage 1953 1960 Cadillacs. Marc also has a company the specializes in resort fashion clothing and will be displaying his line of clothing at the Surf Expo in Orlando, Florida.




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Download August 30, 2016  08-30-2016 (49.18 MB)

Duration: 53:43 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

August 30, 2016

  • August 30, 2016
  • Your show host Robert talking cars with Nostalgic Radio and Cars contributor Alan. Just the usual Blah, Blah, Blah about nothing..... car stuff stuff.


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Download August 23, 2016  08-25-2016 (48.35 MB)

Duration: 52:49 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

August 23, 2016

  • August 23, 2016
  • Your show host Robert with special guest Lauren Fix. Lauren Fix lives life in the fast lane, she is an accomplished automotive expert, author, spokesperson, keynote speaker, TV personality, ASE certified technician, race car driver, wife, and mother of two roars past, head’s turn. Lauren Fix is an award-winning author of three automotive books. She continuously trekking the country reporting live from one of the world’s top auto shows, test driving the latest hot ride, or debating an industry crisis in front of multiple cameras, Lauren Fix is never finished reinventing the wheel. Tune in a listen to Lauren and Robert carry on conversation about the Monterey Car Week automotive gathering.




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Download August 16, 2016  08-25-2016 (23.69 MB)

Duration: 51:45 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 64 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

August 16, 2016

  • August 16, 2016
  • Your show host Robert with special guests Tom DuPont, Bruce Canepa and Drew Berlin. Robert is spending the day on Ocean Avenue in Carmel By The Sea, California for the opening event commencing the "Monterey Car Week". This annual automotive event is called "Concours on the Ave" and features some 300 of the finest show winning vintage, classic and race cars and thousands of onlookers. Robert is joined by some notable car aficianados for commentaries about themselves and the Monterey Car Week automotive gathering.

    Tom Dupont is Chairman and Publisher of duPont Publishing, Inc. a publisher of specialty marketplace magazines and internet featuring luxury products for sale and purchase based out of Clearwater, Florida. Most notably the “Dupont Registry”.

    Bruce Canepa owns and operates Canepa Motorsports in Scotts Valley, California. His multifaceted operation encompasses, Canepa Design, one of the foremost restoration facilities in the country, Canepa Museum, featuring an outstanding collection of cars and bikes; and Canepa Motorsports which provides race support, sales and service of vintage and classic automobiles and race cars.

    Drew Berlin is a well-known musician, have played with Little Richard and being a sessions musician for other rock bands. Drew also deals in vintage guitars.




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Download August 9, 2016  08-09-2016 (49.05 MB)

Duration: 53:35 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

August 9, 2016

  • August 9, 2016
  • Your show host Robert with special guests Garth Hammers, Alan Galbraith and Dodi Khalil. Robert will be spending the week on the Monterey Peninsula in beautiful northern California for the spectacular annual automotive festival; "Monterey Car Week". Robert is joined by some notable car aficionados for commentaries about themselves and the Monterey Car Week automotive gathering.

    Garth Hammers is and automotive specialist with Gooding and Company, one of the premier high end automotive auction houses in the United States features some of the most beautiful and rarest cars for sale in the world.

    Alan Galbraith is the founder of “Billet Proof” and Concours d'Lemons automotive events. This events are held annually around the country and cater to nostalgic automotive enthusiasts.

    Dodi Khalil owns and operates “Dodi's Auto Sales in Monterey California and stocks vintage American and European specialty cars. Dodi has also be featured on episodes of Chasing Classic Cars with Wayne Carini.




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Download August 2, 2016  08-02-2016 (52.07 MB)

Duration: 56:52 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

August 2, 2016

  • August 2, 2016
  • Your show host Robert with special guests David Hart and Gordon McCall. Your show host Robert with special guests David hart and Gordon McCall. Robert will be spending the week on the Monterey Peninsula in beautiful northern California for the spectacular annual automotive festival; "Monterey Car Week". Robert is joined by some notable car aficionados for commentaries about themselves and the Monterey Car Week automotive gathering.

    David Hart is the Public Relations Director for “Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca” in Monterey California, one of the premier race courses in the United States. Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca has a long race history and is home to the annual “Rolex Motorsports Reunion” vintage races featuring some of the most historic, beautiful and rarest race cars from around the world.

    Gordon McCall is the founder of the “McCall Motorsports Revival” and the “Quail” automotive events. This exclusive events are held annually around the country and caters to contemporary and nostalgic automotive enthusiasts.




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Download July 26, 2016  08-02-2016 (48.56 MB)

Duration: 53:02 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

July 26, 2016

  • July 26, 2016
  • Your show host Robert with special guests Darin Roberge and Chris Bock. Robert will be spending the week on the Monterey Peninsula in beautiful northern California for the spectacular annual automotive festival; "Monterey Car Week". Robert is joined by some notable car aficionados for commentaries about themselves and the Monterey Car Week automotive gathering.

    Darin Roberge is the Public Relations Director for “Russo and Steel” classic car auction based in Scottsdale, Arizona which one of the more notable auction houses in the United States. Russo and Steel specializes in the acquisitions and sales of some of the most historic, beautiful and rarest classic, sports, street and race cars from around the world.

    Chris Bock is the chief judge at the prestigious Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Carmel California. This charity event is held annually on the 18th fairway at the Pebble Beach Golf Links, it is an event of dazzling elegance, appropriately held at a resort famous for both its rich history, beauty and its refinement.




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Download July 19, 2016  07-19-2016 (45.69 MB)

Duration: 49:54 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 128 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ

July 19, 2016

  • July 19, 2016
  • Your show host Robert with special guest "Ohio George" Montgomery. "King of the Gassers" best depicts the moniker given to drag racing legend  “Ohio George”. This drag racer began his NHRA record pursuit in the late 1940’s through the early 1970’s with successful racing activities and podium finishes. It was the very beginning of professional drag racing as we know it today. George is most famous among the FORD guys with his wild and crazy record setting 427 SOHC Cammer powered “Malco Gasser” Mustangs. George also has the distinction and the claim to fame that all of his former race cars are alive and well and in the care and custody of collectors or residing in museums. His first real race car, the 34 Willys resides at the “Don Garlits Museum of Drag Racing” in Ocala, Florida.  




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