The Car Throttle Podcast

The Car Throttle Podcast

By Dennis Publishing

Welcome to The Car Throttle Podcast, where Alex Kersten, Ethan Smale, Jack Joy and occasional special guests air your automotive laundry, offer (probably terrible) advice and reveal their unpopular opinions!

Episodes

Ep 40: What It's Like Getting Pulled Over For Speeding (feat. Queen B)

This week, we're joined by special guest Queen B to discuss getting pulled over, life as a YouTuber and things that grind your gears!
31/05/211h 12m

Ep 39: Why You Shouldn't Practice Left-Foot Braking On A Public Road

This week on the Car Throttle Podcast, we're joined by DannyDC2 to discuss the dangers of left-foot braking and what to do if you lock yourself in your own car.
17/05/211h 10m

Ep 38: What It's Like To Crash At The Nurburgring

On this week's Car Throttle Podcast, we speak to YouTuber DannyDC2 about his 100mph Nurburgring crash, as well as answering your questions and emails!
10/05/211h 11m

Ep 37: Will Petrol Cars Always Exist?

On this week's Car Throttle Podcast, Ethan asks an impossible question, Gareth tells us about the times he chased a giraffe, and we answer your car-buying questions!
03/05/2159m 17s

Ep 36: Are Delivery Drivers The Worst?

On this week's Car Throttle Podcast, Alex vents about delivery drivers, Jack shines a spotlight on a YouTube channel he's been enjoying, and Gareth reveals what's happened with his M4!
26/04/211h 4m

Ep 35: The Stupid Mistakes We Make While Driving

On this week's Car Throttle Podcast, Ethan tells us about the time he ran a red light, we discuss 'policing done right' and argue about driving etiquette!
12/04/211h 3m

Ep 34: Your Police Questions Answered

This week, PC S responds to some of your police questions, we discuss whether you should import a car and Jack hosts 'Guess The Price Of The Car'.
29/03/211h 17m

Ep 33: Why Traffic Wardens Don't Deserve Your Hate

This week we talk about the prices of cars in Denmark, a frightening acetylene bomb prank and Alex has a new 'Guess The Price Of The Car' game.
22/03/2152m 17s

Ep 32: When A Burnout Goes Wrong

This week, we've got a C63 burnout gone wrong, a story from a police officer, and more things that grind our gears!
15/03/211h 0m

Ep 31: Another Car-Buying Scam You Need To Be Aware Of

This week, we've got another car-buying scam that you need to be aware of, discuss things that grind your gears and Gareth tests our car knowledge with '20 questions'!
08/03/2152m 57s

Ep 30: We All Have That One Racing Driver Friend

This week, we read out a story about that 'one friend we all have', discuss things that grind your gears and Ethan plays taskmaster of our new 20 questions game!
01/03/2157m 40s

Ep 29: How To Beat This Common Car-Buying Scam

This week, we reveal an increasingly common car-buying scam, discuss things that grind your gears and Gareth talks about his recent run-in with the law!
22/02/2158m 48s

Ep 28: How Selling A Car Nearly Got Me Killed

This week, we read out a brutal car jacking story, discuss cheap investment cars and find out what happens when you commit insurance fraud!
15/02/211h 15m

Ep 27: The Car Mods We All Hate Most

This week, we discuss the worst car modifications, read out your dealer grievances and Alex tackles Wrong Answers Only!
08/02/2158m 40s

Ep 26: How NOT To Sell A Car

This week, we talk about the best car advert of all time, an awful car sale, and Jack tackles Wrong Answers Only!
01/02/211h 3m

Ep 25: The Thing I Hate Most About My Car

This week, we discuss the cars people always want to race, talk about a close call on two wheels, and Gareth tackles Wrong Answers Only!
25/01/2153m 35s

Ep 24: How A Dumb Pigeon Nearly Ended Me

This week, we discuss 'near death by pigeon', give advice on how to buy a used car and introduce a new game into the podcast!
18/01/2155m 16s

Ep 23: Why The Police HATE Your Steering Wheel Covers

In this week's Car Throttle Podcast, Ethan eats garlic again, we find out what grinds a police officer's gears, and read out one of the most gruesome motorbike crash stories with a twist. You have been warned!
14/12/201h 1m

Ep 22: How 'The Stig' Hid His Secret Identity & Life On Top Gear (feat. Ben Collins)

This week, we're joined by former Top Gear Stig Ben Collins to discuss his secret identity, working with Clarkson, Hammond and May, and what's coming next!
07/12/201h 36m

Ep 21: How A Widow-Maker Jack Almost Cost Me My Legs (feat. Mike Brewer)

This week, we're joined again by king of the car deal Mike Brewer to read out your stories and discuss unpopular opinions!
30/11/201h 8m

Ep 20: Chris Harris On Top Gear Regrets, Crashing Cars & Returning To YouTube

In this week's episode, we're joined by Top Gear's Chris Harris to answer your questions and discuss the pressures of mainstream television.
23/11/201h 20m

Ep 19: Why You Should Never 'Send It' Through Flood Water

In this week's Car Throttle Podcast, we hear what happens when you 'just send it' through flood water, discuss what grinds your gears and spend a lot of time shouting at each other.
16/11/2054m 46s

Ep 18: Dumb Things You Do When Working On Cars!

This week, we discuss dumb things we've all done when working on cars, read out your unpopular opinions, and Alex and Ethan eat raw garlic.
11/11/201h 8m

Ep 17: When A Dent Repair Goes Horribly Wrong

In this week's Car Throttle podcast, the guys discuss a dent repair gone bad, and Ethan eats a potato!
26/10/2058m 25s

Ep 16: Here's Why You Don't Hit And Run

On this week's Car Throttle Podcast, we discuss a hit and run calamity, answer your burning questions, and watch Gareth eat his hat!
19/10/2057m 19s

Ep 15: Diesel Runaway Is No Joke (feat. Edd China)

This week, we're joined by TV legend Edd China to discuss your stories, diesel runaway, amazing roadside repairs, and we ask him all your burning questions!
12/10/201h 11m

Ep 14: When Is It OK To Skip A Queue? (feat. Jonny Smith)

In this week's podcast, we chat to TV presenter Jonny Smith about old cars, and discuss your stories and unpopular opinions!
05/10/2056m 47s

Ep 13: How I Blew Myself Up In The Shed (feat. Colin Furze)

On this week's Car Throttle Podcast, we chat to everyone's favourite backyard engineer, Colin Furze. Expect fire, explosions and an arrest story!
28/09/201h 20m

Ep 12: Driving On The Wrong Side Almost Killed Me...

In this week's Car Throttle Podcast, we hear about a near-death driving incident, Ethan snaps a key, and your burning questions are answered!
21/09/2055m 3s

Ep 11: Don't Tailgate The Emergency Services!

In this week's Car Throttle Podcast, an ambulance driver gets sweet revenge on a tailgating Audi, we test Ethan's car parts knowledge and discuss what grinds our gears!
14/09/2057m 58s

Ep 10: How To Get Revenge On A Parking Spot Thief

In this week's Car Throttle Podcast, the guys discuss revenge stories, unpopular opinions and things that make them mad!
10/08/201h 0m

Ep 9: Ejecting A Thief Out Of His Car Window With A Lucky T-Bone Crash

In this week's Car Throttle Podcast, the guys discuss cop stories, quirks with cars and engine codes!
03/08/2052m 25s

Ep 8: I Crashed So Hard, It Tore My BMW Engine Clean Out

In this week's Car Throttle Podcast, we reveal a crash story so bad that it resulted in complete engine removal!
27/07/2038m 7s

Ep 7: The Terrifying Moment We Were Almost Rammed Off The Road

In this week's podcast, the guys discuss your near-death experiences, unpopular opinions, and Alex gets something off his chest...
20/07/2036m 31s

Ep 6: How A Bag Of Prawns Almost Totalled My BMW (feat. Rory Reid)

This week, we discuss a rancid prawn scandal, fire your questions at Rory Reid and discuss unpopular opinions!
13/07/201h 7m

Ep 5: What Happens When You Run From The Police

To donate to help save Kim, go to: https://bit.ly/SaveKim. In this week's podcast, the guys discuss police chases, your unpopular opinions and their best and worst car purchases!
06/07/2037m 42s

Ep 4: What REALLY Happens At Car Dealerships

In this week's Car Throttle Podcast, we're joined by Car Throttle's resident mechanic, Gareth Potter, to discuss your car stories, unpopular opinions and crash stories!
29/06/2037m 9s

Ep 3: How To Get Away With Speeding

In this week's Car Throttle Podcast, Alex, Ethan and Jack read out a story about getting away with speeding, discuss what it's like being pushed sideways by a lorry and remember the time Alex got locked in the frunk of a McLaren!
22/06/2038m 53s

Ep 2: Buying A Stolen BMW (feat. Mike Brewer)

In this week's Car Throttle Podcast, we're joined by Wheeler Dealers' very own Mike Brewer to discuss your car stories, unpopular opinions and cool first cars!
15/06/2050m 59s

Ep 1: Confessions Of A Car Dealership

In the first Car Throttle podcast, Alex, Ethan and Jack discuss your stories, talk about failed driving tests and reveal what really happens at car dealerships...
08/06/2033m 3s

The Car Throttle Podcast Trailer

Welcome to The Car Throttle Podcast where Alex Kersten, Ethan Smale, Jack Joy and occasional special guests air your automotive laundry, offer (probably terrible) advice and reveal their unpopular opinions!
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