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Ryan EversleyContinental Tire Hot Rod Power Tour Entrant Ryan Eversley joined The Freaks Sunday night during a break in the Continental Tires Hot Rod Power Tour. If you like beautiful cars and cruising for five days, you’ll love the Power Tour. Eversley takes us on a tour of the Tour including the burnouts that attracted cops who loved The King. Listen…

Bobby UnserRacing Legend Bobby Unser is one of only two drivers to win the Indy 500 in three different decades: 1968, 1975 and 1981. (Rick Mears is the other.) But among his greatest accomplishments is being a Friend of the Freaks.  We love his visits because he has stories that can only come from a racing legend who’s won Indy three times.  This visit was no different.  Listen…

Chris DysonTrans Am Lime Rock Winner Chris Dyson is another Friend of the Freaks.  His win last Monday at Lime Rock came after he was hospitalized for injuries received in a dirt track race the Thursday night before that.  Dyson’s career resume includes the 2011 ALMS championship in very high end sports cars.  But he’s transitioning his career to dirt tracks with USAC and muscle cars with the Trans Am.  Listen…

Mario Andretti1969 Indy 500 Winner Mario Andretti was celebrated all month at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. It was the 50th anniversary of his only win at Indy. But the 79 year old racing legend remains heavily involved in IndyCar racing from being an IndyCar Ambassador to driving the demonstration car giving VIPs the thrill of their life on a racetrack. But being with The Freaks is a thrill for all involved. Listen…

Carl EdwardsRetired NASCAR Cup driver Carl Edwards was a regular with The Freaks when he visited in 2007 at Texas Motor Speedway. He came in with his Mom and we wanted to reprise the visit on Mother’s Day Sunday night.  Edwards and Tony Stewart battled for a Cup title in 2011 before a tie-breaker game the championship to Stewart after a season long fight.  Edward’s Mom is a scene stealer. listen…

AJ FoytRacing Legend Anthony Joseph Foyt is always welcome in The Freak Nation. Sunday night’s visit was the fun we expected. Most of the conversation was about the Indy 500 where Foyt has won four times. In fact, he’s the only driver to win the Indianapolis 500, the Daytona 500, the 24 Hours of Daytona, the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the 12 Hours of Sebring. So when Foyt speaks, we should listen…

BMW Factory Driver Bill Auberlen came into The Freak Nation Sunday night to talk about the sports car record for wins, a mark currently owned by legendary driver Scott Pruett, now retired.  Auberlen talked with Statt Mann at Mid-Ohio before the IMSA WeatherTech race last weekend.  Auberlen has been coming into The Freak Nation for nearly all of the 19 years we’ve been broadcasting. It was great to talk with him again.  Listen…

Tony KanaanThe Freaks Sunday night took us on a 2013 Freakin’ Flashback with Tony Kanaan.  The interview was done on Media Day at Indianapolis Motor Speedway just days before Kanaan won the biggest race of his life, the Indy 500. And, as often happens with Kanaan and The Freaks, the conversation had little to do with motor racing.  If you can believe it, there was a time when Kanaan, a Brazilian, wasn’t sure about his English.  Listen…

Ryan BeatLucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series Pro-Lite Champion Ryan Beat knows the dirt he races on so well that he can “read” it. That includes looking at dirt from different regions of the country and knowing where it came from. Beat says the skill is important in off-road racing. But he says he’d like to try some pavement racing like others in his sport. Listen…

Rick MearsThe Freaks took us back 15 years to 2004 and a ear-opening interview with Rick Mears.  Mears won in off-road before he went to open-wheel racing.  Did off-road help as it appears to have helped Jimmie Johnson in NASCAR?  And what about Mears testing in Formula One? Could he have won there? Rick Mears is a wonderful few minutes on racing.  Listen…