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Michael WaltripNASCAR Analyst Michael Waltrip hasn’t been in The Freak Nation too often. But when he has a new documentary film coming out we wanted to hear about it. “Blink of an Eye” is about hos Waltrip’s life changed after the 2001 Daytona 500 and the last lap accident that took the life of Waltrip’s friend and boss, Dale Earnhardt, Sr. You’ll want to hear this! Listen…

James WatsonPro Bass Fisherman James Watson took his maiden voyage into The Freak Nation Sunday night.  And we can’t wait to have him back for another visit.  Watson is known as Worldwide because of his Gift of Gab, considered a worldwide best.  The Pro Bass Fisherman is supported by General Tire but he’s not pulling rubber fish into his boat.  Listen…

Ed FederkeilComp Eliminator Drag Racer Ed Federkeil is getting ready for the U.S. Nationals next weekend in Indianapolis. The Big Go, as it’s called, is the largest drag racing weekend in the world. And Federkeil has great plans for his comp eliminator drag racer, plans that could help fire fighters around the world, It’s called Hoods for Heroes. Listen…

Christian EckesARCA Pocono Winner Christian Eckes is another in the long line of ARCA drivers who come into The Freak Nation and have brilliant conversations. Eckes raced both in ARCA and the NASCAR Truck Series this weekend. And he explained how both are radically different. He talked about the peculiarities racing at Pocono. And he hinted at the nutritional information he gets from Toyota to keep him going to Victory Circle. Listen…

Kyle BuschSunday night we looked back on a conversation with 2015 NASCAR Cup Champion Kyle Busch. This talke, however, was 11 years before that in 2004 after Kyle, 19 at the time, won a Busch Series race in Kentucky. The Cup series was sponsored by Nextel at the time and Kyle was longing to be a part of THAT! Here’s Kyle. Listen…

Don GarlitsThere’s no larger name in all of drag racing history that Big Daddy Don Garlits.  Some people know that name if they don’t know any other from the sport.  His friends sometimes call him just Big.  We couldn’t, even though we had several conversations with Garlits. This one was in 2008 at the Mopar Mile High Nationals outside Denver.  The stories Big Daddy has in his hear would fill a drag racing library.  Here are just a few. Listen…

Richard PettyWe’ve been lucky to have some of the biggest racing legends in the sport’s history. Certainly Richard Petty is one of those names and he’s visited with us several times on radio and television. This was one of the first, though. And you can hear why Richard is one called The King. He treated nobodies like The Freaks with respect. It’s why he’s lasted for generations. Listen…

SC_FreaksOn our 19th Anniversary Show The Freaks go back more than 20 years to bring out highlights from our original pilot demo, Motorsports Talk America. It was done in 1999 and submitted to networks and radio stations to see if anyone would have us on the air. Now, 19+ years later, SpeedFreaks is a national icon, one of the largest motorsports shows in America. We wanted you to hear where we came from. Listen…

DaleEarnhardtJrOn our 19th Anniversary we had to dig out our first conversation with a huge name in NASCAR, Dale Earnhardt, Jr., It was three months before his father was killed in a crash at Daytona. Junior was pretty tired after a race in Phoenix, a late night flight and some relaxation in a Los Angeles hotel. He was in town to appear on a Fox Sports show the next day. Dale had such fun he put us in his first book. Listen…

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…