This weeks School of HOT ROD Radio is filled with news and great guests from around the automotive world. Starting off with a sneak peek of the C7 launch set for the 2013 NAIAS with friend of the program Chevrolet Corvette Marketing Manager John Fitzpatrick. Then we shift gears to NHRA and spend time with Bob Tasca to talk about Tasca family history, the new Tasca Mod Shop and the upcoming 2013 NHRA Mello Yellow Funny Car season. Closing the show is David Kidd from Planet Color and a update on their new products and unveils for this years Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction.
Do you prefer a Ford Mustang or Chevy Camaro? You might be surprised to hear that Chevrolet has sold more Camaros in the last three years than Ford has sold Mustangs! Guest John Fitzpatrick from Chevrolet stops by to talk with host Dennis Pittsenbarger about the launch of the new C7 Corvette. Chevrolet is celebrating it’s 60th anniversary since the Corvette was born with this exciting new release.
Dennis Pittsenbarger and guest Bob Tasca debate about who has a cooler job. Bob shares how he got started in the racing industry and what he’s got coming up at the Tasca Mod Shop this month.
Guest Bob Tasca of Tasca Mod Shop shares a little bit about what they do as a business. Bob and host Dennis Pittsenbarger talk about racing a Cobra Jet Car versus a Top Fuel Funny Car. Check out the details in this episode!
Bob Tasca is a driver of Quick Lane and Motorcraft Funny Car in the 2013 Mello Yellow NHRA season. Bob talks about the challenges they experienced in the 2012 season and the changes they've made to make 2013 great. Also, find out more on what Bob and Dennis Pittsenbarger think is the most important part of racing.
David Kidd from Planet Color stops by and talks about the cars they'll have at the Barrett-Jackson show. One of the cars featured at SEMA, a 1964 Plymouth Belvedere, will be auctioned off at Barrett-Jackson with all proceeds going to Autism. Additionally, David and host Dennis Pittsenbarger discuss the exciting colors you can get on your car that are offered by Planet Color.
Are you looking to put a hot new coat of paint on your car? Host Dennis Pittsenbarger and David Kidd talk about the products that Planet Color has to offer. You can check out Planet Color at Barrett-Jackson or just go to their website. Find out more in this segment!