Automovie Podcast

The podcast about cars and motorsport in film and TV.

About the show

On the Automovie Pocast we discuss cars and motorsport in films and TV, and geek out about all things automotive on the big and small screen.

Episodes

  • Episode 17: Intermission - Mike Spinelli

    30 March 2020  |  57 mins 56 secs
    apex, automotive, car, cars, jalopnik, mike spinelli, motorsport, movie, secret race across america, the drive, tv

    We chat to the chief content officer, presenter and producer of The Drive, Mike Spinelli.

  • Quarantine Special

    26 March 2020  |  46 mins 27 secs
    automotive, car, cars, cartrek, garage, hoovies, motorsport, movie, tavarish, tv, vinwiki

    In a change to our usual format and given the current state of the world, Chris and Marty look for some automotive comfort food for everyone stuck indoors.

  • Episode 15: Intermission - Misha Charoudin

    12 March 2020  |  53 mins 15 secs
    automotive, car, cars, motorsport, movie, nurburgring, rimac, tv

    In this first episode of our new occasional Intermission interview series on the Automovie Podcast, Chris talks to Nürburgring YouTube icon and Rimac Automobili marketing manager Misha Charoudin.

  • Episode 14: Gumball!

    3 March 2020  |  1 hr 7 mins
    automotive, car, cars, motorsport, movie, tv

    In this episode Marty and Chris compare two films where one inspired the other: The Gumball Rally (1976) and Gumball 3000: The Movie (2003). Also featured is the 'No Time To Die' Aston Martin DB5 stunt car and a review of the Heroes movie.

  • Episode 13: For and Against: Gone in 60 Seconds

    17 February 2020  |  1 hr 1 min
    automotive, car, cars, gone in 60 seconds, hyundai, jeep, motorsport, movie, porsche, tv

    In this episode Marty and Chris change things up a little and have a lengthy discussion where they argue for and against Gone in 60 Seconds, dig into the trailer for Fast 9 as well as rounding up the upcoming releases and Super Bowl car adverts.

  • Episode 12: Films in a Foreign Language

    29 January 2020  |  1 hr 11 mins
    automotive, car, cars, initial-d, motorsport, movie, tv

    In this episode, sights are set away from Hollywood as Chris and Martin approach films not in the English language. Martin revisits the classic French car movie, Taxi, while Chris dives into the world of Initial-D.

  • Episode 11: The Christmas Special

    29 December 2019  |  1 hr 9 mins
    automotive, car, cars, motorsport, movie, tv

    In this episode, roaring fires are lit and sherry glasses filled as Chris and Martin take an end-of-term look at films featuring their favourite movie cars and give their top five lists of 2019's best online videos.

  • Episode 10: I've Never Seen...

    9 December 2019  |  58 mins 17 secs
    automotive, car, cars, motorsport, movie, tv

    In this episode, Chris and Martin watch Ronin and The French Connection, two seminal films that have previously passed them by. There is also a spoiler-free review of Ford vs Ferrari (or Le Mans '66), some Seamen talk and a discussion of the new Bond trailer.

  • Episode 9: NASCAR!

    21 November 2019  |  1 hr 1 min
    automotive, car, cars, motorsport, movie, tv

    In this episode, Chris and Martin revel in the world of NASCAR with Days of Thunder and Talladega Nights. They also catch up with Michael Fassbender's Porsche progress, and Marty gets his Land Speed Record geek on with Bloodhound LSR doing its first fast runs.

  • Episode 8: Famous Racing Names

    30 October 2019  |  57 mins 27 secs
    automotive, car, cars, motorsport, movie, tv

    In this episode, Chris and Martin discuss two famous racing names from the world of F1 with 2017's pair of documentaries 'McLaren' and 'Williams'. There's also a review of the upcoming documentary 'Apex: The Secret Race Across America', some love for the much-missed Best Motoring magazine and Martin laughs at Christian Bale's Brummie accent in the 'Ford vs. Ferrari' trailer.

  • Episode 7: The Burt Reynolds Celebration

    10 October 2019  |  52 mins 47 secs
    automotive, car, cars, motorsport, movie, tv

    In this episode of the Automotive Podcast we talk about Burt Reynold's performances in car movies, featuring Smokey and the Bandit and The Cannonball Run. We also look at the results of the International Motor Film Awards and get gooey over WRC cars of old.

  • Episode 6: Car Chase Musicals

    22 September 2019  |  55 mins 8 secs
    automotive, car, cars, motorsport, movie, tv

    In this episode of the Automotive Podcast we talk about our favourite car chase musicals, featuring Baby Driver and The Blues Brothers. We also give our (spoiler-free!) thoughts on the first season of Netflix's Hyperdrive, and we can't work out how to pronounce 'C'était un rendez-vous'.

  • Episode 5: The BMW Film Festival

    7 September 2019  |  54 mins 42 secs
    automotive, car, cars, motorsport, movie, tv
  • Episode 4: So Bad They're Bad

    21 August 2019  |  1 hr 1 min
    automotive, car, cars, motorsport, movie, tv

    In this episode of the Automotive Podcast Chris and Martin will be looking at films that are so bad, they’re just bad.

  • Episode 3: Fast vs Furious

    8 August 2019  |  45 mins 26 secs
    automotive, car, cars, motorsport, movie, tv

    In this episode of the Automotive Podcast Chris and Martin will be looking at Fast vs Furious - our favourite F&F films, in honour of Hobbs & Shaw being released this week.

  • Episode 2: Hollywood meets 70s Motorsport

    13 June 2019  |  52 mins 45 secs
    automotive, car, cars, motorsport, movie, tv

    In this episode of the Automotive Podcast Chris and Martin will be looking at Hollywood meets 70s Motorsport.