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...
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...
The California Automobile Museum has a varied collection of cars and trucks.

Episode 18, California Automobile Museum curator Carly Starr

Carly Starr is the curator of the California Automobile Museum in Sacramento. She has incredible knowledge of the cars and trucks in the unheralded...
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...
Futurist Mark Pesce hosts the podcast The New Billion Cars

#78 Futurist Mark Pesce discusses the next billion cars

The automotive industry manufactures two cars a second. Never have so many had access to motorized transportation. In the next 15 years — the...
The rare and exotic Pagani was featured at The Quail: A Motorsports Gathering during Monterey Auto Week.

The Weekly Driver Podcast #1 (Monterey Auto Week)

Welcome to the debut of The Weekly Driver podcast. Co-hosted by James Raia and Bruce Aldrich, the weekly podcast is an extension of the...
James Raia (left) and Bruce Aldrich interview Author Libby Edelman.

#11, Libby Edelman writes on women loving cars (video)

Libby Edelman spent years raising a family, living in several locations around the United States and working as a fashion editor for national magazines....
The Elio Motors three-wheel vehicle is failing before it was made.

Episode 20, 2017 year-end observations, goodbye to 21 cars

Every year, cars come and go. In 2018, nearly two dozen vehicles available in 2017 won't be available as new models. Some of the...
1962 Ferrari GTE 2x2

The Weekly Driver Podcast, Episode 4, Ferrari owner Bill Finkbeiner

Automotive legend Enzo Ferrari began his legacy under the brand name Auto Avio Costruzioni in 1940. Seven years later, the Ferrari brand debuted with...

#54, Sacramento designer digs her 1986 Jeep Wagoneer

Kerrie Kelly knows style. She owns a design company and works in a home office worthy of recognition in an upscale home decor magazine....
The Ford Mustang is a favorite with automatic and manual transmissions.

The Weekly Driver Podcast, #8: Transmission Shift

Driving purists still appreciate shifting gears in their vehicles. But driving a new car with a manual transmission is rare these days. Automotive industry...

Episode 33, Ethiopia to Sacramento: An Uber Success Story

Mulugeta Gebrewahid moved to Sacramento about seven years fago rom his native Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to be closer to his older brother. Known by...