Jason Koch joins us to talk about the Tim Tygert Memorial Derby, and his first run at Blizzard Bash before we transition to Candice Jo, who looks ahead from Blizzard Bash to her new venture, Domination Motorsports. We will finish with Jared Brown, who also made his first Blizzard Bash start a little over a week ago.
We talk with the several promoters, on both the local and national level, overseeing events we’ll be working on in the coming weeks. In studio, Spinning Wheels’ Jeremy Gulley will be on hand, discussing SanFiippo with Wayne Ellison, who will direct the Clean Up Derby at Paradise Speedway. On the phone, we will talk with Johnny Gullo, of Stirrin Dirt Racing and Salt Lake City’s Halloween Havoc; Candice Jo, with Ultimate Derby and regarding Blizzard Bash, John King, with King’s Crash’em Smash’em and Brookfield Wheel Days and Jeremy Hejduk, with DerbyDog Productions and the Battle at the Border III.
We do a full-course recap of Capital City Carnage, talking first with Mad Dog award winner Teddy Papadopoulos, then with compact champion Scott Mulder, Limited Weld Champion Dave Diemel and we finish with the new owner of Johnson Bolt-In Cradles, Ryan Kleinbeck.
We look ahead to the final preparations for Capital City Carnage, held this weekend at the Kansas Expocentre in Topeka! Guests include Sam Williams and Jason Brodzinski!
We look back at Finger Lakes Speedworld and the weekend’s Derby Swap Meet at Paradise, then we catch up with Sam Williams as we look ahead to Capital City Carnage!
We talk with Wayne Ellison and Chance Smith about being young guys in the sport of demolition derby, and follow up with Ellison regarding his swap meet at Paradise Speedway in Geneva this coming Saturday.
We talk with Johnny Gullo about the upcoming May Mania event in Ogden, Utah. Then, we catch up with Spinning Wheels’ Jeremy Gulley to talk about his 2017 season, and we finish up with Jeremy Ertman, who is going through final preparations for NAPA WinterSLAM in St. Peter, MN this weekend.
This week, we talk with Smash It Derby’s Tim Clark – who was announced as taking over Blizzard Bash in 2018 after Sam WIlliams steps away from the sport at the end of this year. Then, we talk to Candice Jo, who will be taking over the summer derby schedule for UD. Finally, we try to catch up with a very busy Sam Wiliams at the end of the program.
We catch up with Randy Mosloski and Jeremy Ertman as they prepare for the final push into Napa Auto Parts WinterSlam 2017, and then follow up with Nebraska promoter Chad Bumgarner, promoting the Midwest Smash Fest in Geneva, NE featuring a $125,000 purse.
Candice Jo Freese is hosting the Northwest Iowa Derby Party again in two weeks (Jan 21)… she also works close with Ultimate Derby, and has info on Capital City Carnage and Blizzard Bash 2017.
Brian Nerat discusses the new aluminum bell housings, and how he plans to change things up for 2017
Big Rock Derby Products’ Dave Diver talks about the new Big Rock Rears and the Dana 60s, and the extensive Big Rock Product Line before we look ahead to New Years Eve with Road Rage Entertainment promoter Jason Sherman.