The Big Mistake: Or, Who Let Those Clowns on NPR, Anyway?

10.09.2012

This week, we get to the bottom of "The Big Mistake" -- the first episode of Car Talk. Find out how Tom and Ray got on the air, what happened during that first show and more, all right here.

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Flashback: Hey Dad, Remember When Your Car Blew Up?

10.04.2012

This week, Car Talk staff picks one of their all time favorite calls from the archives from Christy, who wants to confess a 15 year old automotive crime. Hear it all right, here!

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A Quarter Century of Sloth, Ignominy and Bad Car Advice

09.27.2012

Car Talk's been denigrating the good name of NPR for 25 years, this month. How'd such a grevious error come to pass? Join us for this flashback!

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Car Talk Plaza: The Early Days

09.26.2012

Just who was R.S.R.I., and what did they do? We're taking your guesses, now!

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A Special Post-Show Visit

09.22.2012

Ray's grandsons Raymond and Lucas drop by during our lousy show.

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Car Talk and Ohio?

09.20.2012

Car Talk makes an appearance in the presidential campaign. Well, sort of...

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Name Tom and Ray's Cars!

09.15.2012

Think cars should have names? How about the heaps Tom and Ray have driven over the years? We're taking your suggestions!

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Our Worst Cars Ever

09.07.2012

It's a rusty race to the bottom of the heap! Tom and Ray swap stories about their worst cars ever. 

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Thanks!

08.17.2012

Who in their right mind would ride 192 miles on a bicycle in one weekend?! Team Car Talk! Here's an update from Catherine "Frau Blucher" Fenollosa after the 2012 Pan-Mass Challenge to raise money for cancer research, a cause near to our hearts. 

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Steamy Summer Fun: Cooking on Your Car (Seriously)!

07.31.2012

Eggs à la windshield, anyone? 

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Henry Is Seven!

07.26.2012

Our pal Henry, son of Car Talk web producer Catherine "Frau Blucher" Fenollosa, just turned seven! Seven is a pretty big deal for a kid who was diagnosed with cancer the day before he was born. Find out how you can help Tom and Ray help Henry and other kids like him right here.

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Now THAT'S a Road Trip!

07.25.2012

A 23-year road trip?! Check out the story of one man's incredible journey. 

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Do Opposites Attract... For Cars?

07.20.2012

Automotively speaking, do opposites attract?

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Is Your Car Prone to Poop? (Bird Poop, That Is.)

07.19.2012

What color car do birds "tag" the most? We've got the study results!

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"Easy" Parking for Women?

07.16.2012

New "easy" parking spaces for female drivers in Germany inspire more practical solutions from the women at Car Talk.

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