Road to Redline : The Porsche and Car Podcast

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With the help of a fellow Porsche enthusiast, Gruppe See’s Max Newman, we imagine a world without Porsche... what would this crazy eclectic garage look like?!You can find Max at @maxripcor  &  @gruppeseeRoad to Redline (@road.to.redline) is the No1 Porsche and Car podcast, celebrating the people and the stories behind the worlds finest sports cars. Road to Redline is presented by YouTuber and magazine editor Lee Sibley (@lee_sibs), serial owner and columnist Joe Williams (@joewilliamsuk) and 993 owner Andy Brookes (@993andy), three enthusiasts on a mission to open doors and bring you the best stories, secrets and exclusives from the world of Porsche.If you enjoy the podcast and would like to support us you can do so at www.patreon.com/roadtoredline your support would be greatly appreciated.Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
As a great follow on from our previous episode we wanted to know a bit more from behind the scenes at Collecting Cars. Ed Lovett talks us through the mad journey of the last 18 months and some of his personal Porsche insight.You can find Ed at @edwardlovett and Collecting Cars at @collectingcars & www.collectingcars.comRoad to Redline (@road.to.redline) is the No1 Porsche and Car podcast, celebrating the people and the stories behind the worlds finest sports cars. Road to Redline is presented by YouTuber and magazine editor Lee Sibley (@lee_sibs), serial owner and columnist Joe Williams (@joewilliamsuk) and 993 owner Andy Brookes (@993andy), three enthusiasts on a mission to open doors and bring you the best stories, secrets and exclusives from the world of Porsche.If you enjoy the podcast and would like to support us you can do so at www.patreon.com/roadtoredline your support would be greatly appreciated.Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
It’s a crew show this week as Lee, Andy and Joe discuss the moot points and merits of the 981 GT4 in detail. Talk later turns to online car auctions and the current fascination behind them.Road to Redline (@road.to.redline) is the No1 Porsche and Car podcast, celebrating the people and the stories behind the worlds finest sports cars. Road to Redline is presented by YouTuber and magazine editor Lee Sibley (@lee_sibs), serial owner and columnist Joe Williams (@joewilliamsuk) and 993 owner Andy Brookes (@993andy), three enthusiasts on a mission to open doors and bring you the best stories, secrets and exclusives from the world of Porsche.If you enjoy the podcast and would like to support us you can do so at www.patreon.com/roadtoredline your support would be greatly appreciated.Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
We find out what puts the wild into Mike Wilds! A life of varied motorsport including F1, Le Mans 24h, Porsche Cup and many more. We also get some top tips for beginners on track days.You can find Mike @mikewildsracing and  www.mikewilds.com Road to Redline (@road.to.redline) is the No1 Porsche and Car podcast, celebrating the people and the stories behind the worlds finest sports cars. Road to Redline is presented by YouTuber and magazine editor Lee Sibley (@lee_sibs), serial owner and columnist Joe Williams (@joewilliamsuk) and 993 owner Andy Brookes (@993andy), three enthusiasts on a mission to open doors and bring you the best stories, secrets and exclusives from the world of Porsche.If you enjoy the podcast and would like to support us you can do so at www.patreon.com/roadtoredline your support would be greatly appreciated.Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
Earlier on in the series we asked you, our listeners, to submit your questions to the pod. We had so many we couldn’t fit them in an episode, and promised to return with the rest... well here it is! Expect talk on upgrading a 3.0-litre SC engine, broken Teslas, plus news from Lee’s recent round-table interview with Andreas Preuninger and Dr Frank-Steffen Walliser regarding the 992 GT3.Road to Redline (@road.to.redline) is the No1 Porsche and Car podcast, celebrating the people and the stories behind the worlds finest sports cars. Road to Redline is presented by YouTuber and magazine editor Lee Sibley (@lee_sibs), serial owner and columnist Joe Williams (@joewilliamsuk) and 993 owner Andy Brookes (@993andy), three enthusiasts on a mission to open doors and bring you the best stories, secrets and exclusives from the world of Porsche.If you enjoy the podcast and would like to support us you can do so at www.patreon.com/roadtoredline your support would be greatly appreciated.Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
This episode it’s all about the 914! Andy & Joe are joined by Jonny from Classic Retrofit, plus Chris and Ben from Fifteen11. Jonny updates us on the build of his 914 with Tesla power, which is nearing completion. Meanwhile, Chris and Ben give us the back story on the amazing renders that have been circulating recently of  a completely redefined 914 for the modern world. We get to hear all about the engineering behind the very pretty exterior of what promises to be quite a car...Jonny Hart can be found @classicretrofit and www.classicretrofit.comChris and Ben Mellor can be found @fifteen_11 and www.fifteenelevendesign.comSorry for the below par quality on the recording this week, we had issues with microphones and Zoom, please preserve as the subject is so interesting and well worth a listen.Road to Redline (@road.to.redline) is the No1 Porsche and Car podcast, celebrating the people and the stories behind the worlds finest sports cars. Road to Redline is presented by YouTuber and magazine editor Lee Sibley (@lee_sibs), serial owner and columnist Joe Williams (@joewilliamsuk) and 993 owner Andy Brookes (@993andy), three enthusiasts on a mission to open doors and bring you the best stories, secrets and exclusives from the world of Porsche.If you enjoy the podcast and would like to support us you can do so at www.patreon.com/roadtoredline your support would be greatly appreciated.Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
It’s the first guest panellist episode of series two as the boys are joined by Patreon member Nick Modha to discuss a range of hot topics from the automotive world. Drawing on Nick’s previous career at Alfa Romeo, conversation starts with tales from the Italian manufacturer, before talks turns to fantasy Sunday drivers and a fascination with 4x4s.Nick can be found on instagram @nickmodhaRoad to Redline (@road.to.redline) is the No1 Porsche and Car podcast, celebrating the people and the stories behind the worlds finest sports cars. Road to Redline is presented by YouTuber and magazine editor Lee Sibley (@lee_sibs), serial owner and columnist Joe Williams (@joewilliamsuk) and 993 owner Andy Brookes (@993andy), three enthusiasts on a mission to open doors and bring you the best stories, secrets and exclusives from the world of Porsche.If you enjoy the podcast and would like to support us you can do so at www.patreon.com/roadtoredline your support would be greatly appreciated.Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
Jay McToldridge, otherwise known as ‘Players Jay’, joins the boys. Jay is one half of the duo that’s organised the popular Players modified car shows for the last 15 years. He also fronts the UK arm of Wheel Pros, a wheel manufacturing empire in the US. Jay talks us through what makes a ‘Players show car’, before sharing the story of his current 964 build – where talk soon turns into a deep dives on iconic wheels...Jay can be found on instagram at @players_jay. You can find out more information about Players shows at www.players-show.com and Wheel Pros at eu.wheelpros.comRoad to Redline (@road.to.redline) is the No1 Porsche and Car podcast, celebrating the people and the stories behind the worlds finest sports cars. Road to Redline is presented by YouTuber and magazine editor Lee Sibley (@lee_sibs), serial owner and columnist Joe Williams (@joewilliamsuk) and 993 owner Andy Brookes (@993andy), three enthusiasts on a mission to open doors and bring you the best stories, secrets and exclusives from the world of Porsche.If you enjoy the podcast and would like to support us you can do so at www.patreon.com/roadtoredline your support would be greatly appreciated.Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
Vasek Polak Jr joins the boys to give an anecdote-laden account of how his father left Chechoslovakia for America in 1949, a move which culminated in the first stand-alone Porsche dealership in the US and a motorsports business preparing race cars for some of the most decorated Stateside names including Roger Penske, Bob Holbert and George Follmer. With long-held links to Porsche AG and enviable success with iconic race cars such as the 917, 934 and 935, Vasek Polak is a household name in racing and commerce, yet few know how the dynasty started – until now!You can find out more information at www.vasekpolakcollection.com and also find them on instagram at @vasekpolakcollectionRoad to Redline (@road.to.redline) is the No1 Porsche and Car podcast, celebrating the people and the stories behind the worlds finest sports cars. Road to Redline is presented by YouTuber and magazine editor Lee Sibley (@lee_sibs), serial owner and columnist Joe Williams (@joewilliamsuk) and 993 owner Andy Brookes (@993andy), three enthusiasts on a mission to open doors and bring you the best stories, secrets and exclusives from the world of Porsche.If you enjoy the podcast and would like to support us you can do so at www.patreon.com/roadtoredline your support would be greatly appreciated.Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
This week it’s all about you. We asked you for your Porsche questions, Andy, Lee and Joe answer some of the best and most provocative Porsche queries covering track days, old versus new, and wether or not the 25th Anniversary Boxster is a better buy than the 981 Spyder...Road to Redline (@road.to.redline) is the No1 Porsche and Car podcast, celebrating the people and the stories behind the worlds finest sports cars. Road to Redline is presented by YouTuber and magazine editor Lee Sibley (@lee_sibs), serial owner and columnist Joe Williams (@joewilliamsuk) and 993 owner Andy Brookes (@993andy), three enthusiasts on a mission to open doors and bring you the best stories, secrets and exclusives from the world of Porsche.If you enjoy the podcast and would like to support us you can do so at www.patreon.com/roadtoredline your support would be greatly appreciated.This episode has been sponsored by www.theporschebuyer.com and www.ashgood.co.ukSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
The boys dial in for a chat with David Campo, founder and president of the Roughneck Brigade, an air-cooled classic Porsche club. A horologist by trade, David discusses how his automotive tastes have influenced his watch designs, before dropping some exclusive news of a tie-up between his Nezumi Studios watch company and the legendary car builders RUF Automobile. Listeners of this special episode will also have the chance to WIN a limited-edition Nezumi x RUF chronograph watch, one of just 200 numbered pieces to be produced! Stay tuned via our Instagram page @road.to.redline and @nezumistudios for more info!David can be found at @dcampo911The Roughneck Brigade at @roughneckbrigade Ruf at @rufsince1939Road to Redline (@road.to.redline) is the No1 Porsche and Car podcast, celebrating the people and the stories behind the worlds finest sports cars. Road to Redline is presented by YouTuber and magazine editor Lee Sibley (@lee_sibs), serial owner and columnist Joe Williams (@joewilliamsuk) and 993 owner Andy Brookes (@993andy), three enthusiasts on a mission to open doors and bring you the best stories, secrets and exclusives from the world of Porsche.If you enjoy the podcast and would like to support us you can do so at www.patreon.com/roadtoredline your support would be greatly appreciated.Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
The boys kick off series 3 with an exclusive in-depth chat with both Singer Vehicle Design’s founder and CEO to chat about the company’s outrageous ACS, a competition-spec safari reimagining of the Porsche 911.Speaking to Road to Redline on the day the ACS was released to the world, Rob and Maz give us the inside track on how Singer has grown since 2009, plus development secrets of the ACS and DLS – with interesting discussion on what’s next for the company...Rob and Maz also get to answer the infamous 'Road to Redline' ten questions, with some unpredictable answers.www.singervehicledesign.com  @singervehicledesignInformation on the ACS...At the request of a long-term client, Singer has looked to a golden era of Porsche rallying in the 1980s, and to automotive heroes including the 911 SC/RS and 959, to reimagine his air-cooled 911s as World Rally Championship-inspired, all-terrain competition machines.Singer’s latest services will enable their clients to go off-road racing, with a Porsche 911 modified by Singer for all-terrain use.The All-terrain Competition Study has been undertaken by Singer, in partnership with renowned 911 rally specialist Richard Tuthill, in response to the request from their client for modifications to his air-cooled Porsche 911 that would enable the car to compete in off-road racing and to demonstrate extensive all-terrain exploration capabilities. To highlight the broad repertoire of the ACS, the client has commissioned two machines, one – in Singer’s iconic Parallax White – focused on high-speed desert rallying and a second – in Corsica Red – configured for high-speed, high-grip tarmac events and disciplines.Porsche 911s prepared by UK-based off-road competition specialist Richard Tuthill have dominated rally events for decades, with recent victory in the 2019 East African Safari Classic marking a remarkable 4th win in the gruelling 5000km event across Kenya and Tanzania. These successes sit alongside deep expertise from the world of WRC competition and events such as the Paris-Dakar.Road to Redline (@road.to.redline) is the No1 Porsche and Car podcast, celebrating the people and the stories behind the worlds finest sports cars. Road to Redline is presented by YouTuber and magazine editor Lee Sibley (@lee_sibs), serial owner and columnist Joe Williams (@joewilliamsuk) and 993 owner Andy Brookes (@993andy), three enthusiasts on a mission to open doors and bring you the best stories, secrets and exclusives from the world of Porsche.If you enjoy the podcast and would like to support us you can do so at www.patreon.com/roadtoredline your support would be greatly appreciated.This episode has been sponsored by www.theporschebuyer.com and www.ashgood.co.ukSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
In the season 2 finale, one of the boys has news of a significant Porsche purchase, before Andy, Joe and Lee look back at the highlights of the year and share some candid anecdotes on Road to Redline behind the scenes.Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
Industrial designer and illustrator Craig Justice dials in to chat to the boys about his immense talents in bringing Porsche 911s to life through art. There’s plenty of Cayman chat, and the boys pick their 30k, 60k and 90k Porsche buys.Thanks to Craig, you can win yourself a bespoke made Porsche illustration with our latest Road to Redline competition. Follow us on Instagram @road.to.redline for more info, and give Craig a follow @justicesketch.Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
64-year-old Renée Brinkerhoff tells her extraordinary story of swapping the comforts of home for the confines of a classic Porsche on some of the world’s toughest endurance rallies including Peking to Paris, La Carrera Panamericana and the Targa Tasmania, before taking on sub-zero Antarctica as part of ‘Project 356’ – all in the name of a worthy cause. You can find out more about Renée’s mission to combat child trafficking by visiting Valkyriegives.org, which is supported by Road to Redline.You can find Renée on instagram at  @valkyrie_racingRally history...2012  La Carrera Panamericana, Mexico2013  La Carrera Panamericana, Mexico2014  La Carrera Panamericana, Mexico2015  La Carrera Panamericana, MexicoProject 356 World Rally Tour begins2017  La Carrera Panamericana, Mexico2018  Targa Tasmania2018 Caminos Del Inca, Peru2019 Peking to Paris2019 East African Classic Rally2021 AntarcticaSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
Lee, Andy and Joe take a first look at the new GT3 before discussing winter projects for the Road to Redline fleet. Joe buys a new daily, which leads to a shared appreciation for the Yaris GR...You can find us on Instagram at @lee_sibs@993andy@joewilliamsukSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
Lee, Andy and Joe are joined by Vredestein UK’s Karl Naylor for a fascinating (we promise!) in-depth chat about rubber, including the makeup of winter tyres, the truth about the N-rating system, and the emergence of a new all-season market. PLUS we’ve got the details of our first Road to Redline giveaway, where you could win a set of Vredestein tyres of your choice! The rules...Open to UK residents only, sorry we cannot extend further.We will be posting a number of times on Instagram this week about our episode on tyres. To enter the giveaway you need to do the following for us, it won't take long. Comment on the post, tagging 2 or more friends that you feel would enjoy our Podcast and become new listeners, tell them what they are missing, sharing is caring .You also need to share the post on your stories tagging those 2 or more friends again. You can enter on each post throughout the week, but need to tag different people each time.All verified entries will be placed into a hat and the winner will be picked on an Instagram live next week.Vredestein are a Dutch Tyre manufacturer , they are proud to be among the oldest tyre manufacturers in the world today with a history dating back more than 100 years. You can find out more about them at www.vredestein.co.ukUK based Patreon members will  entered automatically into the giveaway.Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
Longtime Porsche enthusiasts Chuck and Paul join the boys to talk about their classic 911 ownership experience and troubles with the Taycan respectively, plus there’s an exclusive podcast chat with Ben Dimson, designer of the 964, 959 and 3.2 Speedster.You can find Chuck and Paul on @chuckrichards9369 & @the911goatSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
The boys are joined by pals Paul and Chuck to discuss their driving experiences of the legendary 959, plus other unicorn 911s including the 2.7RS, 911 ST, and 997 RS 4.0. Paul and Lee also share the details on a recent trip to Germany, which involved a visit to Porsche’s secret storage facility...Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
Sam Moores joins Andy & Joe to tell his story of becoming a photographer on Gumball rallies, driving race cars, owning a couple of analogue Porsches and THAT blue F40, which has a very interesting backstory.You can find all Sam’s work at www.sammoores.com and via Instagram at @sammooresphotoSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
The boys share stories of past motoring deviances involving the law, before talk turns to official police 911s, the UK’s top three tracks, and a world exclusive (of sorts) on the official pronunciation of ‘Taycan’...Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
Road to Redline listener Paul Lowen shares some incredible tales from his time working as a mechanic in Formula One during the 1980s and 90s. A very different era of elite Motorsport to what we see now, expect some Monaco madness, multiple redundancies and major changes to both technology and safety in the period. Thanks to Paul for his fascinating insight, you can follow him on Instagram @jamcecilSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
Scott Gardner is a gold-standard Porsche technician of 14 years and current workshop manager at a Porsche Centre. This episode, Scott joins the boys to give definitive insight and advice on IMS bearings, scored bores and other common water-cooled conundrums, before talk turns to Caymans, Classic Centres, and building championship-winning race engines...You can follow Scott on Instagram @scottyg466Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
The boys are back after their holidays to chat about their car upgrades, a possible new addition to the stable, the merits of the entry-level 992 and what it like to drive one of Magnus Walkers old cars, the 72 STR02.See http://magnuswalker911.blogspot.com/p/porsche-911-72str-002.html for all the pictures of @magnuswalker STR that Lee and Joe have driven.Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
COVID-19 has had significant economic impacts this year, so how has the pandemic affected the Porsche marketplace? The boys bring back industry expert Karl Meyer of 2911 The Porsche Buyer to get the lowdown on what’s happened over the summer and, crucially, what we can expect for the next six months.Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/RoadToRedline)
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Podcast Details

Created by
Andy Brookes, Lee Sibley, Joe Williams
Podcast Status
Active
Started
Apr 1st, 2020
Latest Episode
Mar 25th, 2021
Release Period
Weekly
Episodes
51
Avg. Episode Length
About 1 hour
Explicit
No
Order
Episodic
Language
English

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