Episode 143 - After almost a year of talking about having Jeremy Lucas on the show, Austin and Adam were finally able to catch up with him while at GRIDLIFE Track Battle Round 1 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Jeremy and the guys talk about slow cars, fast cars, data, how Jeremy got into racing, and all sorts of other fun topics.
Episode 138 - Austin travels to Chuckwalla Valley Raceway to sit down with Emilio Cervantes and Sonny Wantanasurisuk (949 Racing), Andrew Kidd (Trackspeed Engineering), William Chen, and Manny Hernandez at the Maxxis SuperMiata Cup BBQ Saturday night. We talk racing, borderline stalking to find a rare Club Sport Miata, and find out just where the 949 naming convention of cars comes from.
Guest of the podcast David Whitener and his wife Kim - both SCCA autocross National Champions - bought some tires, and gave us some feedback. We didn't want to keep it to ourselves, so we'll share it with you! Toyo r888r and Hankook RS4 reviews are in!
Episode 136 - Austin and Adam catch up and discuss Austin's recent decision to leave the corporate world...again and his latest bad decision of buying an old Ambulance. They also talk about the recent SCCA Majors event at Road Atlanta, and a few other things.
Episode 134 - If you've been around the world of Time Attack the past few years, you likely know James Houghton, driver of the K-Tuned Time Attack Intergra Type R. Hailing from Canada, James travels all over North America, from Super Lap Battle to the innagural #GRIDLIFE South Festival. Always hilarous to talk to, Austin and Adam get to sit down with James after his bath time and chat about how he got into the sport, what this season is looking like, and James points out that Adam sounds like a Dog when talking about the tops of houses.
Episode 132- Austin and Adam talk with Pikes Peak Winner and Lovefab owner Cody Loveland about his 2017 Pikes Peak program this year, history modifying and building cars, and a whole host of other things in this episode of SlipAngle.
Episode 131 - Part two of our interview with Race Engineer Jeff Braun. We talk about never being satisfied with how the car is set up, young race engineer opportunities, and Jeff's least favorite thing about modern car racing. Austin also digs up his favorite question - "Where is the best place for the transponder?"
Episode 130 - In Part 1 of our show with Jeff Braun we learn about how he got into racing and how he ended up being one of the best race engineers in the world. We also hear about the process of being able to learn from other forms of motorsports and applying what you know into other aspects of motorsports. Jeff tells us the story about his days at Level 5, and we learn about the "What if Scott Tucker..." from of rulemaking from Adam. All that and much more in this very entertaining and educational show.
We Go Ice Racing! Our first Vlog on a frozen lake in Wisconsin. Special Appearances by Hanson Tran, Eric Kohler, and Time Attack Legend James Houghton. Draw yourself a nice warm bath and settle in for some laughs and sideways action.
Episode 129 - The fellas and a hundred of their friends, decended upon a track on a lake in Wisconsin. Giggles were had, silliness was accomplished, and "OH MY GOSH" was uttered too many times. Ice racing is fun.
Episode 128 - Adam picked Austin up at the airport at midnight , and they cruised to the great white north that is Wisconsin. Ice racing was to happen at the Gridlife Ice Battle, and to pass the time, podcasting ensued.
Episode 127 - Austin sits down with Aaron Bitterman and Adam Gershon from Speed Ventures, one of the largest regional track day companies in the states. We talk about the early days of track days, Aarons experience with various clubs before forming Speed Ventures, the surprising number of events they run (28 this season!), different Time Attack and Wheel 2 Wheel series that are hosted at their events, and a whole host of other things.
Friend of the show and Tracktuned.com contributor Pete Lindberg stopped by Adam's on sunday for a quick show, during a whirlwind trip delivering a car to his parents. Instead of catching up with mom and dad, he hangs out with us to chat Autocross and the car hobby.
Episode 120 - We are joined at #Gridlife Kart Battle by Kristopher Miller of Powerstop Brakes to talk about his background in the industry, Powerstop's history, new Track Day product line, and talk cars as we always do.
Episode 118 - In our first RePlay episode, we relisten to Episode 12 from August 2015 with Lee Grimes from Koni. Tons of great information in this one and it's always a pleasure to have Lee on. Even if you have listened to this episode before, it's a great listen and you're sure to learn something new.
Possibly the first podcast to take place during a live race, speaking with drivers (sometimes) via crew chief radio during the race. Watch the 2016 SCCA Runoffs STL Race while Adam Jabaay, Bowie Grey, and Chris Giles comment and talk with Greg Amy and Mike Taylor. Thanks Greg Amy for putting this together with your in-car video.
Episode 117 - Greg Amy joins us once again to talk about his 2016 season, TDIs, 2017 plans, denies his bid to be the president of the SCCA in their current search, and a whole host of other topics in the first SlipAngle show of 2017.