23 episodes

With Jeff Smith, Steve Strope & Cam Benty. Presented by ARP - From custom car stories seldom told from the wild adventures of magazine editors to the latest custom car builds and the future of performance and hot rodding. Auto Revolution brings you Car Guy Confessions.

Hosted by legendary automotive journalist Jeff Smith and his car fanatic friends; acclaimed muscle car builder Steve Strope of Pure Vision and fellow magazine editor Cam Benty. This isn’t just car guys telling hot rod stories of the past, but exploring current builds, new automotive technology, and the state of car enthusiasts worldwide.

Car Guy Confessions Auto Revolution

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With Jeff Smith, Steve Strope & Cam Benty. Presented by ARP - From custom car stories seldom told from the wild adventures of magazine editors to the latest custom car builds and the future of performance and hot rodding. Auto Revolution brings you Car Guy Confessions.

Hosted by legendary automotive journalist Jeff Smith and his car fanatic friends; acclaimed muscle car builder Steve Strope of Pure Vision and fellow magazine editor Cam Benty. This isn’t just car guys telling hot rod stories of the past, but exploring current builds, new automotive technology, and the state of car enthusiasts worldwide.

    E23 Marcel Venable’s Lineage to Racing History, Boat Racing Tales & Monster Truck Pinch Hitter

    E23 Marcel Venable’s Lineage to Racing History, Boat Racing Tales & Monster Truck Pinch Hitter

    With Jeff Smith, Steve Strope and Cam Benty
    Presented by ARP
    Our own Marcel Venable joins the Car Guys sharing his lineage to racing legend Barney Oldfield, how his boat racing team scammed McDonald’s into a cheeseburger sponsorship, getting lost at sea, and finishing a SEMA truck at the show. 
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    Subscribe to Classic Truck Performance, All-Chevy Performance, and Modern Rodding magazines and the rest of In the Garage Media's content at www.inthegaragemedia.com.
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    • 58 min
    E22 Alternative Fuels & Has the Muscle Car Horsepower War Peaked?

    E22 Alternative Fuels & Has the Muscle Car Horsepower War Peaked?

    With Jeff Smith, Steve Strope and Cam Benty
    Presented by ARP
    The Car Guys are back together to discuss Prometheus creating fuel from CO2 in the air, F1 and Formula E electric racing, and have the horsepower wars between Dodge, Ford and Chevrolet finally peaked and coming to an end? Steve breaks the fourth wall and shares his next personal build, an old-school Model A Ford pickup hot rod.
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    Subscribe to Classic Truck Performance, All-Chevy Performance, and Modern Rodding magazines and the rest of In the Garage Media's content at www.inthegaragemedia.com.
    For more automotive videos and TV shows, visit Auto Revolution at www.autorevolution.tv
    Get the parts and gear seen on our videos www.amazon.com/shop/autorevolution
    Watch episodes on Amazon Prime and Tubi TV www.amazon.com/v/autorevolution
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    • 1 hr 1 min
    E21 Randy Lorentzen Returns, Life Saving Photoshoot, $2 Million Concept Car Accident

    E21 Randy Lorentzen Returns, Life Saving Photoshoot, $2 Million Concept Car Accident

    With Jeff Smith, Steve Strope and Cam Benty
    Presented by ARP
    Randy Lorentzen returns sharing stories of when photoshoots went wrong, why you always make sure to buy insurance, especially on a $2 million dollar concept car. Closing down the Sunset Strip., his model wife saving a guy’s life during a Ford Mustang photoshoot. And why cops don’t care too much for flamed hot rods.
    Photos Courtesy of Planet R/Randy Lorentzen
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    Subscribe to Classic Truck Performance, All-Chevy Performance, and Modern Rodding magazines and the rest of In the Garage Media's content at www.inthegaragemedia.com.
    For more automotive videos and TV shows, visit Auto Revolution at www.autorevolution.tv
    Get the parts and gear seen on our videos www.amazon.com/shop/autorevolution
    Watch episodes on Amazon Prime and Tubi TV www.amazon.com/v/autorevolution

    • 57 min
    E20 Jeff Pulls 9Gs in an F16 Jet, Kevin McClelland Tuna Tank Drag Racing

    E20 Jeff Pulls 9Gs in an F16 Jet, Kevin McClelland Tuna Tank Drag Racing

    With Jeff Smith, Steve Strope and Cam Benty
    Presented by ARP
    Guest Kevin McClelland from K&N returns to share decades of drag racing history with their Tuna Tank Fiat drag racer. Meanwhile, Jeff Smith shares the tale of when Hot Rod magazine gave him the opportunity to pull 9Gs in an F16 Fighter Jet with the Air Force Thunderbirds.
    Checkout the McClelland family of racing at @bigmacracing #bigmacracing
    Visit www.arp-bolts.com for all of your engine fastener and hardware needs.
    Subscribe to Classic Truck Performance, All-Chevy Performance, and Modern Rodding magazines and the rest of In the Garage Media's content at www.inthegaragemedia.com.
    For more automotive videos and TV shows, visit Auto Revolution at www.autorevolution.tv
    Get the parts and gear seen on our videos www.amazon.com/shop/autorevolution
    Watch episodes on Amazon Prime and Tubi TV www.amazon.com/v/autorevolution

    • 56 min
    E19 Photographer Randy Lorentzen, Drag Strip Private Jet, ZZ Top’s Cadzilla Shoot & Minitrucks in Hot Rod Magazine

    E19 Photographer Randy Lorentzen, Drag Strip Private Jet, ZZ Top’s Cadzilla Shoot & Minitrucks in Hot Rod Magazine

    With Jeff Smith, Steve Strope and Cam Benty

    Presented by ARP

    Legendary Hot Rod photographer Randy Lorentzen sits in with the Car Guys sharing behind-the-scenes stories from famous Hot Rod Magazine cover shoots. From ‘borrowing’ city property and dealing with rock star managers for ZZ Top’s Cadzilla shoot to landing a private jet on the drag strip with Linda Vaughn and how a mini truck landed on the cover of Hot Rod by accident.

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    Subscribe to Classic Truck Performance, All-Chevy Performance, and Modern Rodding magazines and the rest of In the Garage Media's content at www.inthegaragemedia.com

    For more automotive videos and TV shows, visit Auto Revolution at www.autorevolution.tv

    Get the parts and gear seen on our videos www.amazon.com/shop/autorevolution

    Watch episodes on Amazon Prime and Tubi TV www.amazon.com/v/autorevolution

    • 50 min
    E18 Fire Burnouts & Project X History with Hot Rod Mag Alum Lenny Emanuelson

    E18 Fire Burnouts & Project X History with Hot Rod Mag Alum Lenny Emanuelson

    With Jeff Smith, Steve Strope and Cam Benty
    Presented by ARP
    Former Hot Rod Magazine Editor Lenny Emanuelson, the man responsible for hiring Jeff Smith and Cam Benty join them to talk about epic drag racing stories involving fire burnout photos with Shirley Muldowney, the history of the Project X Bel Air car and its changes over the years and vintage go karting.
    Visit www.arp-bolts.com for all of your engine fastener and hardware needs.
    Subscribe to Classic Truck Performance, All-Chevy Performance, and Modern Rodding magazines and the rest of In the Garage Media's content at www.inthegaragemedia.com.
    For more automotive videos and TV shows, visit Auto Revolution at www.autorevolution.tv
    Get the parts and gear seen on our videos www.amazon.com/shop/autorevolution
    Watch episodes on Amazon Prime and Tubi TV www.amazon.com/v/autorevolution

    • 56 min

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