Entertaining, empowering and educational automotive news and car culture, featuring guest interviews from all over the world, with host Frank Leutz, shop owner and ASE Certified technician.
#242 The Lack of Skilled Mechanics & The Dire Need for Industry Change: WrenchWay Jay Goninen
WrenchWay: Helping Technicians Find Jobs at Top Shops & Dealerships
We dive in to some of the critical areas of the automotive industry and it's past regarding the technician shortage while speaking with Co-Founder & President of WrenchWay Jay Goninen .
#241 Las Vegas Concours : Founder & Chairman Stuart Sobek
Highlighting some of the world's most renowned works of automotive rolling art and history , the Las Vegas Concours is a mastery of vehicles assembled at the Las Vegas ballpark. From the legendary 1961 Chaparral Mark 1 Race Car from Madrid Spain, to lead singer James Hetfield of Metallica incredible collection of cars , the Las Vegas Concours d'Elegance will surely not disappoint avid car enthusiasts and collectors alike !
Founder and Chairman Stuart Sobek stops by the Wrench Nation show with details about some of the vehicles from across the globe making their debut while giving us some insight about the history of the Las Vegas Concours.
Shocks & Struts TIPS
Shocks & Struts -When Should You Replace ?
Tire cupping , excessive jounce and bounce while having an overall reduced ride and feel of your vehicle may be present, and you are not sure where to start to correct. ASE Master Technician & Product Specialist of Monroe Shocks & Struts, Mike Hinderer stops by the show to discuss how shocks & struts are critical to the steering , stopping and stability of your vehicle.
Join us for this special TIPS edition of the show.
#239 Miles Through Time Auto Museum : Sean Mathis
Starting an Auto Museum with One Vehicle
Now that is one big & serious endeavor when you just don't have the fleet or collection of classic vehicles that may have been accrued over decades. With the passion and drive, along with one very very special classic car that started it all, Sean Mathis of Miles Through Time Auto Museum , was on a mission from day one, and has built one of the most fascinating collections of vehicles and automotive memorabilia in the country !
Join us for a true discovery of passion with tons of drive as to how Sean never quit and continues thriving today ! If your in Georgia make sure to pitstop at the museum for a great time !
#238 Dan Hogan : Custom Chevy Truck Builds
The market for all things Chevy Truck has catapulted , with a huge demand for detailed builds that can bring a lot of money at auction. Some would say , it has gotten out of hand , as many enthusiasts simply can not afford what was a once upon a time affordable platform.
Dan Hogan of Hogie Shines is no stranger to the Chevy Truck market and brings an incredible amount of talent for frame off restorations , or an overhaul with minor upgrades that are sought after throughout the country. We discuss the details and challenges of some of these overhaul projects , as well as introduce a behind the scenes look from his garage operations on our YouTube channel
#237 Lowrider Tribute Show : Richard Ochoa
The art & style of the lowrider can be traced back to the early 40's during an era where individuality was all the rage regarding paint , profile and the notorious stance & bounce of these vehicles , while bringing chicano & chicana culture to the forefront.
We are honored to have Richard Ochoa of Lowrider magazine stop by this episode to discuss the history of how low rider culture started , the early year challenges of neighborhood rivalries and the advancements of hydraulic |pneumatic equipment that has competition pushing the limits !
Additionally, catch the Lowrider Super Show OCT 2nd in Scottsdale Az for an amazing assortment of word class lowrider builds , culture ,music & fashion !
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