Two Guys Garage Podcast

Expert gearheads and longtime co-hosts Kevin Byrd and Willie B bring their hallmark brand of automotive knowledge and passion from the TV screen to the podcasting world.

Two Guys Garage hosts Kevin Byrd and Willie B are sharing their passion about all things automotive. Taking full advantage of the podcast format, the guys tackle a wide range of topics and conduct fact-and-fun-filled interviews with friends and leaders in the car space – all in the same freewheeling, just havin’-fun manner fans of the long-running MotorTrend TV series have been enjoying for years.

Two Guys Garage Podcast is available for streaming and download on the iHeartRadio, Apple, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher or wherever you listen to your favorite shows.
33. Performance Wheels and Batteries

33. Performance Wheels and Batteries

All aftermarket parts are not created equal. Sure, a set of rims can turn a plain Jane daily driver into a head turner, but when it comes to true performance, superior quality materials and engineering are where the rubber really meets the road. The same holds true for batteries, which run the gamut from practical to powerhouse. In this episode, Kevin and Willie nerd out over both in conversations with Forgeline’s David Schardt and ODYSSEY Battery’s Alan Kohler.

32. King of Cams: Brian Tooley

32. King of Cams: Brian Tooley

Despite being one of the most critical elements in shaping an engine build, there’s a certain amount of mystery that surrounds the camshaft. In this episode, champion racer and renowned camshaft wizard Brian Tooley delivers a master class on the subject, dropping some serious science on the guys and revealing the three biggest mistakes most often made, even by seasoned professionals.

31. Ripsaw Rhapsody

31. Ripsaw Rhapsody

For its sheer WOW factor, nothing quite beats the Ripsaw EV3-F4 that blew away Willie and Kevin at last year’s SEMA Show. A collaboration between Howe and Howe Technologies and PPE, this sportin’ and snortin’ toy-above-all-toys features a Duramax 6.6L 800hp engine that delivers 1350 ft/lbs of torque at 2100 RPM, all married to a tube chassis that looks and acts like a personalized tank! Mike Howe and PPE’s Joe Komaromi join the guys to detail the evolution of this remarkable project.

30. The Lingenfelter Collection

30. The Lingenfelter Collection

Singular among automotive hobbyists, enthusiasts and collectors, the name Lingenfelter is instantly identifiable as both a one-of-a-kind Collection of unique cars and a state-of-the-art Performance Engineering company. In this episode, the guys sit down with Ken Lingenfelter for a wide-ranging conversation touching on everything from Cars and Coffees, to Cadillacs and Colorados, to Camaros and Corvettes, and the level of customer expectation that inspires Ken to be raising the bar constantly.

29. Induction Addiction

29. Induction Addiction

The eternal quest for maximum speed has yielded many different types of power adders, with nitrous oxide chief among these. In this episode, Induction Solutions’ nitrous guru Steve Johnson puts his foot on the gas and injects the guys with a high power shot of adrenaline, blasting them off on a whirlwind tour of the latest breakthroughs and innovations in the field.

28. Willie’s ’66 Dodge Charger 383

28. Willie’s ’66 Dodge Charger 383

They say love is blind, and when it comes to his 1966 Dodge Charger 383 4-speed, Willie will be the first to admit it. In this episode, Willie professes his undying love for this self-described “Ugly Duckling,” which he’s actually chopped the top off of – and that’s just for starters! As Kevin can himself appreciate, it’s the ultimate labor of automotive love.

27. The Enemy Below

27. The Enemy Below

FACT: In Ohio, thousands of vehicles lose as much as 10 pounds per year to an insidious, hidden enemy – corrosion. Winter weather conditions will leave an unprotected underbody at great risk of serious and costly damage. In this episode, Kevin and Willie get the inside scoop on oil-based rust proofing from Joe Dupont of NH Oil Undercoating, which has formulated a non-toxic application that protects cars and trucks not just from the elements… but from rodents, too!

26. Hot Rod Guys

26. Hot Rod Guys

For many in the hot rodding world, the sport is much more than a hobby, it’s an obsession; the passion is in the blood. Case in point: Dan Millen and the gang at Livernois Motorsports and Engineering. As Willie and Kevin discover in this podcast, these guys buy and drive only what they can modify… which is just about anything and everything.

25. Cranks, Cams and Connectors

25. Cranks, Cams and Connectors

On this episode of the podcast, Kevin and Willie sweat the details of quality control in crankshafts, connecting rods and camshaft cores with Heath Norton of Callies Performance Products. When the conversation turns to the rebirth of the legendary Gen 2 Hemi cast iron block, the guys just about blow a gasket!