Climber Alex Honnold enjoys life on the road in his RAM Pro Master cargo van.

Episode 22, Famed climber Alex Honnold prefers life in a van

Last summer, Alex Honnold became the first free solo climber to ascend El Capitan in Yosemite. The accomplishment resulted in international acclaim. Honnold appeared...
David Ankin (center) and his colleagues from the automotive reality show, ToyMakerz.

#72 The Weekly Driver Podcast: David Ankin/ToyMakerz

More than 40 years ago, Top Gear debuted as a monthly, 30-minute magazine-style, automotive-related program on the British Broadcasting Corporation. It was based in...
Bruce Landsberg, VIce Chairman of the National Transportation Board is our special guest on episode #74 of The Weekly Driver Podcast.

#74, National Transportation Safety Board Most Wanted

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) began in 1966 and since 1990 it has announced a Most Wanted List of Transportation Safety Improvements. Its...

Episode 27, The legacy of one family’s 1986 Chrysler Lebaron

Thirty-two years ago, Karen Saylor's parents drove into a downtown Sacramento, California, car dealership and drove away in a new 1986 turbocharged Chrysler Lebaron...
Bruce Aldrich (left) and James Raia interview David Ankin host of ToyMakerz.

#3, The Weekly Driver Podcast Video: ToyMakerz Season 3

Nearly every network now has an automotive reality show. At least one program, ToyMakerz, has a star who had no desire to be on...
Bruce Aldrich (left) and James Raia interview Bruce Landsberg of the National Transportation Safety Board.

#5 The Weekly Driver Podcast (Video): NTSB expert Bruce Landsberg

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) began in 1966 and since 1990 it has announced a Most Wanted List of Transportation Safety Improvements. Its...
Bruce Aldrich (left) and James Raia discuss how states rate in driving statistics will Jill Gonzalez, an analyst from WalletHub.com.

#2, The Weekly Driver Podcast video: how states’ driving rates

As a personal finance website, WalletHub covers a lot of territory, all revolving around consumer assistance. It features practical advice about automobiles to credit...

Episode 14, LA Auto Show, Day 1: Electric Bikes, Trucks and Amazon Mayhem

The first day of the LA Auto Show was the debut of AutoMobilty — all things tech orientd in the automotive industry. In this...
Manufacturer specialists, once know as Sirens are an enduring tradition of the LA Auto Show.

#59, Technology, Chinese influence on tap for LA Auto Show

The LA Auto Show began more 100 years ago and it's always changed with trends in the automotive industry — pick-up trucks to alternative...
Winter weather increases potential driving hazards.

#65, GOFAR driving data, holiday driving hazards

Welcome to the latest episode of The Weekly Driver Podcast. We have a two-part broadcast with an entrepreneur from Australia and a discussion with...
A 1965 Shelby Cobra will be among the main attractions at the inaugural Mecum Auctions debut in Las Vegas.

Mecum Auctions rolls into Las Vegas for 1,000-car debut

Mecum Auctions, the world’s largest collector-car auction company, will produce its inaugural Las Vegas collector-car auction Nov. 16-18 at the Las Vegas Convention Center....
Sacramento race car driver Joe Hand will compete Sept. 7-9 at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca.

Episode 52, Car driver Joey Hand talks racing, family

Joey Hand is among the country's most versatile race car drivers. He's competed as a solo driver on more than a half-dozen series through...