Episode #75 (12/21/16) Range Rover Sport SVR - Drive Time!
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Brad Fanshaw had some solid seat time recently in the 2017 Range Rover Sport Supercharged SVR. In this episode he tells Matt D'Andria what he thinks of this super premium SUV. Get the performance numbers, horsepower rating and the highlights, direct from the guy who drove it for a week. Also, Matt tells us about his experience submitting a CarCast episode for the annual Motor Press Guild Awards and is ready to go drink at the bar and win an award. Make sure to check out our gallery of photos and spec sheet of this unbelievable monster soon!
Episode #74 (12/14/16) Comp Performance Group's Chris Douglas
This week Shift and Steer geeks out on performance when the VP of Marketing for the Comp Performance Group takes Brad Fanshaw and Matt D'Andria on a tour of the PRI Show and tells us about the Comp Performance Group of companies and Xceleration Media. Brad also tells us about his invite to the season finale filming of Fast N Loud at the Hot Wheels Design Center. Matt follows up with his attempt to see the L.A. Auto Show.
Episode #73 (12/9/16) Live From SEMA 2016 Day 4
The last SEMA episode from the Derale stage and we pack it with Dennis Anderson the driver of the monster truck "Grave Digger", then it's pinstriper and personality Von Hot Rod and finally, Theresa Contreras painter, fabricator and leader of the LGE/CTS pack who brought 15 show cars to SEMA this year!
Episode #72 (11/30/16) Live From SEMA 2016 Day 3
Ray Evernham, Darryl Hollenbeck, Steve Strope & Harry Hibler all join the stage from the SEMA floor. Shift and Steer brings you more from the 2016 SEMA show as Brad, Matt, Pete & Aaron are on the Derale Performance Stage. They speak with NASCAR crew chief for Jeff Gordon and star of Americarna, Ray Evernham, then they are joined by Darryl Hollenbeck the 2016 AMBR Winner and custom painter. In the second half of the show, car builder and BMX enthusiast Steve Strope stops by to talk about how bmx and hot rods have a common interest. Then we wrap the show with Hot Rod Magazine Publisher Harry Hibler who talks about CadZZilla, Aluma Coupe, Gray Baskerville and more!
Episode #71 (11/18/16) Live From SEMA 2016 Day 2
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Wayne Carini of Chasing Classic Cars on the Velocity Channel joins Brad Fanshaw, Pete Chapouris, Matt D'Andria and Aaron Hagar for a talk about collector cars. Opening the show are friends Jimmy Shine of the Jimmy Shine Workshop and Dave Marek, Executive Creative Director for Acura telling all about the NSXGT3 project they created for the SEMA Show.
Episode #70 (11/11/16) Live From SEMA 2016
Shift and Steer is live from the SEMA Show 2016 and on this first show we invite Farmtruck & AZN from Street Outlaws to the Derale Stage. Next Rutledge Wood from Top Gear America, NBC Sports, NASCAR and Lost in Transmission joins Brad Fanshaw, Pete Chapouris, Motorator Matt D'Andria and Aaron Hagar.
Episode #69 (10/26/16) The Ghosts of SEMA's Past!
In honor of Matt being absent from this episode because he is freaking out trying to get two cars done in time for SEMA, Brad Fanshaw, Pete Chapouris and Aaron Hagar tell the tales you have never heard of what SEMA was like in the early years, the cars that were built and debuted under the clock and the disasters that took years off of their lives!
Episode #68 (10/19/16) Jim Beaver
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Jim Beaver joins Brad Fanshaw, Pete Chapouris and Matt D'Andria to talk about the world of off-road racing, speed boats and his families life long passion for everything fast. Jim also brings us all up to speed on the Razor UTV growth and the new racing series. Jim also let us know about his podcast, Down & Dirty. Finally, Matt gives us an update on what is going on with his SEMA project Mustangs.
Episode #67 (10/14/16) Larry Dixon
This week 3X NHRA Top Fuel World Champion, Larry Dixon joins Brad Fanshaw, Pete Chapouris and Matt D'Andria. The champ talks about getting back in the seat for a couple of races and how it feels. Then Larry discusses the upcoming SEMA Show and Dixon's Wild Ride podcast. Finally, we get the scoop on Dixon's 1966 Nova that he just took to Drag Week. Wrapping up the show Pete gets gun crazy Matt again drops the "F" bomb (Fox Body!)
Episode #66 (10/09/16) Dave Kindig of Bitchin Rides
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Brad Fanshaw, Pete Chapouris and Matt D'Andria are joined by Dave Kindig the star of the Velocity Channels hit TV series, Bitchin' Rides. Dave calls in from a sketchy cell phone while on the Goodguys rod & Custom Hall of Fame Tour. Then Pete tells a story that can't be told and other tales of SEMA Hall of Fame members. Plus idle chat about our SEMA stage and Adam Carolla's new film about the Ferrari vs. Ford racing rivalry.
Episode #65 (09/28/16) Gary Bennett Talks Barrett-Jackson Auctions & Car Collecting
This week Brad Fanshaw, Pete Chapouris and Matt D'Andria make do without Aaron Hagar. The trio talk to Gary Bennett the Vice President of Consignment from Barrett-Jackson Auctions. They discuss the growth of auto auction industry over the past 30 years, the upcoming Las Vegas 2016 Auction, car values and what to buy now!
Episode #64 (09/21/16) Car Guys Unite! Brad, Pete & Aaron Talk Car Shows and Collector Car Values
This week Brad Fanshaw, Pete Chapouris and Aaron Hagar make do without Matt D'Andria. The trio talk recent show attendance and bring the discussion back to where collector car values will be in the near future. There is also an interview with Mike Linner of CarShowNationals.com discussing a great charity of Cars For Blake. #carsforblake
Episode #63 (09/14/16) The Curse of the Red Voodoo
This week the gang is still all together in the studio and they get into a lively discussion with Aaron about his thunderbolt grease slapper of an art car he affectionately calls Red Voodoo. The car has been at Pete's So-Cal Speed Shop getting street legalized for the past 6 months and Pete takes some delight in ribbing Aaron on some of the outrageous things he did to construct this car. Next Matt fills everyone in on the latest Press Vehicle he has been driving; the Bentley Bentayga. It's a $280K Bentley SUV! Finally the guys get into a round table discussion on whether quilted, diamond stitching is cool or not in cars?!
Episode #62 (09/09/16) The Gangs All Here and Heather Storm from Velocity's Garage Squad
This week we got the whole gang together again in the studio! The boys all meet at the Carolla One studio to discuss their recent travels, and then some wrap up on the Paul Newman Porsche that was purchased up at the Gooding Auction in Monterey. Our special in studio guest this week is Heather Storm of Velocity's Garage Squad. She fills us in on some of the newest builds on this seasons episodes and Matt tells us about transporting vermin in his rust bucket mobile to Santa Monica! Lots of good stories this week so make sure to check out the whole episode.
Episode #61 (08/31/16) Monterey Car Week, Pebble & Paul Newman's Porsche
This week Brad Fanshaw and Matt D'Andria let loose telling stories from a week in Monterey, CA for the 2016 Monterey Car Week. The pair talks races, car shows, parties, the incredible cars they saw and the people they met. The two discuss meeting up with the likes of Sammy Hagar, Jay Leno, Ed Welburn, Dave Marek, Bruce Meyer, Barry Meguiar, Mr. Lamborghini, Dario Franchitti and more! Matt was there with Adam Carolla and Brad was in town filming for a BBC WorldWide TV show. Stay till the end because the two tell you about their experience bidding on and winning the $4.8 million dollar Porsche 935 at the Gooding & Co. Auction.
Episode #60 (08/19/16) Live from the SEMA Garage Open House
The guys from Shift and Steer invade the SEMA Garage during their open house and talk car trips, car tips, and chat with guests Courtney Hansen, Dennis Pittsenbarger and actor Sung Kang from the Fast and The Furious movies.
Episode #59 (08/12/16) Syracuse Nationals 2016 Show #2 Live from the Ford Motors Stage
Shift and Steer's second day at the Syracuse Nationals and for this podcast they are broadcasting from the noisy and action filled midway at the Ford Motors Co. stage.
Along with some tech filled rants about Ford cars and trucks the guys invite East Coast hot rod builder Dave Tucci of Tucci Hot Rods for a "Chat & Scat". Then Steve Hale of Steve's Restoration and star of History Channel's American Restoration takes a mic.
Episode #58 (07/27/16) Syracuse Nationals 2016 Live! Guests Rob Ida, Gene Winfield, Art Schilling
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This is our live show from the floor of Artie's Party at the Syracuse Nationals. Shift and Steer invites Rob Ida on the show to talk about the 1940 Mercury he built and is up for the Gene Winfield Award. We also talk travel, fast cars and then Art Schilling "Artie" gives us an update on the Charity pinstriping event. Finally Gene Winfiled crashes the podcast.
Bonus Episode #57 (Air Date 07-26-16) with Ray McClelland of Full Throttle Kustoms
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This week we have a bonus episode of Shift and Steer. Brad Fanshaw, Pete Chapouris and Matt D'Andria are in studio talking Ferrari's, the drive of the Cadillac CTSV the Syracuse Nationals and they have a guest also. The guest is Ray McClelland of Full Throttle Kustoms who talks dyno tuning your car. Ray was also on TV's Motor City Masters and on Car Warriors with Brad.
Episode #56 (Air Date 07-8-16) The 20th Annual So Cal Speed Shop Open House
Summer is in full swing and that means it's Car Show Season! In this episode of Shift and Steer the entire crew (Aaron Too!!) head over to So-Cal Speed Shop for their 20th Open House and Car Show! It's a wild time as always and it starts off by Brad getting called a bitch by a very drunk passer by. Special guests in this episode include calls from Man Seeks Adventure Co-Host Diamond Dave Merrik and Syracuse Nationals promoter Rob O'Connor. We also have spirited conversations with So-Cal Speed Shop legend Alex Xydias and legendary customizer Gene Winfield.
Episode #55 (Air Date 07-5-16) We're Heading to Artie's Party 2016!
Summer is in full swing and that means it's Car Show Season! In this episode of Shift and Steer Brad and Pete talk with Art Shilling about the upcoming Syracuse Nationals show and Artie's Party! The whole Shift and Steer crew will be at the show again this year, recording live and taking part in all of the festivities at this amazing event. The guys have a lively discussion with Art about his history in the industry and how this party got started. Make sure to check our Event Link above to get all the specifics on the show or visit rightcoastcars.com
Special Crossover Episode! (Air Date 01-20-16) Fast Living with Don "The Snake" Prudhomme
This weeks episode of Shift and Steer has been hijacked! No, we didn't make a mistake, Shift and Steer is just giving you a preview of another podcast you might like. Man Seeks Adventure is a new podcast hosted by our own bonspeed Brad Fanshaw and his friend Dave Marek. It's a manly show about Cars, Bars, Eats and Adventure. In this episode the guys have a lively conversation with one of the true legends of motorsports - Don "The Snake" Prudhomme! The Shift & Steer crew will be back next week with all new mischief and mayhem!
Episode #52 (Air Date 01-13-16) New Year in Top Gear! Shift and Steer Racing Into 2016
It's a new year and the boys are all together reflecting on the shows first full year and what is ahead for 2016. Between the laughs, we hear about Aaron being snowed in up on the mountain, his love of Pinzgauers and wanting to "Rat Rod" his house! Pete tells us about playing Santa over the holidays. Matt tells the guys about getting screwed by every machine shop in Arizona and Brad fills everybody in on his new project "Man Seeks Adventure".
Episode #51 (Air Date 12-23-15) Superformance is Legal & Steve's Antique Auto Repair
This week some big news was announced for manufactures and enthusiasts of replica cars such as Superformance. The industry gets a boost form the laws allowing complete cars to be sold assembled and driven off the lot. Shift and Steer invited the CEO of Superformance Lance Stander.
Next we speak with Steve Sturim of Steve's Antique Auto Repair in Michigan about his business that caters to cars 1972 and older. Steve is also one of the organizers who have a show with 250,000 attendees!
Episode #50 (Air Date 12-16-15) Performance Racing Industry (PRI Show) Report & Borla Induction Systems
Brad, Pete and Matt are in the studio without Aaron as he is snowbound in Tahoe. Still the trio get a live report from the show floor at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) trade show in Indianapolis, Indiana. Evan Smith of REVanMedia.com, who can also be found on social media @Evan1320 gives all the goods. Evan tells us about the show, the parts and the people.
Then in the later part of the show Doug Schaller from Borla Induction systems calls in to discuss these incredible induction systems. Both Pete and Matt are using the systems on current projects.
Finally Pete tells us about his exploits when he comes upon a 1200h.p. twin charged Fox body Mustang on the streets of California.
At the Long Beach Grand Prix a great mix of vintage and Indy car.