There’s nothing better for a long road trip drive than sticking on your favourite podcast. If you’re after some new car related podcasts to add to your list, we thought we’d put together a list of our favourites so you can subscribe and get listening.

    These are listed in no particular order. Some are also marked as explicit (with a [E]), so probably best to not have your kids listening while these play in the background!

    CarExpert Podcast

    What better way to start the list than with our podcast. We love cars and we love sharing our love for cars with you. CarExpert was founded by a team of Australia’s best journalists and focusses on bringing you unbiased and independent car news and reviews.

    Our podcast is hosted by Mandy Turner, with a rotating panel of guests from We are your car expert.

    Subscribe to CarExpert here:

    The Smoking Tire Podcast [E]

    Matt Farah and Zack Klapman sit down with automotive icons, pro drivers, comedians and other friends to discuss automotive industry news, racing, projects and whatever else comes to mind.

    Farah is a mainstay in the automotive industry and runs a huge car storage business in California. This podcast is a great listen with loads of interesting interviews, but keep in mind there are swear words.

    Subscribe to The Smoking Tire here:

    Spike’s Car Radio Podcast

    Cars, Coffee and Comedy hosted by comedian and automotive enthusiast Spike Feresten and featuring Jerry Seinfeld, lawyer Paul Zuckerman, MotorTrend’s Jonny Lieberman, and The Smoking Tire’s Matt Farah with guests from the automotive industry, notable comedians and celebrities.

    As always, there’s one empty chair at Spike’s table saved for you, the listener.

    Subscribe to Spike’s Car Radio here:

    The Best of NPR’s Car Talk

    America’s funniest auto mechanics take calls from weary car owners all over the country, and crack wise while they diagnose Dodges and dismiss Diahatsus.

    You don’t have to know anything about cars to love this one hour weekly laugh fest. It’s a funny show and is a historical playback of Click and Clack’s show from NPR.

    Subscribe to The Best of NPR’s Car Talk here:

    The Driver’s Show [E]

    What do you get when you combine one of Australia’s leading motoring experts, co-founder of, motoring expert with more motor knowledge and passion than all nine instalments of Fast & Furious combined, and a fast-talking, wise-cracking, radio host with a not-so-secret passion for cars? This. The Driver’s Show. With Paul Maric and Gordie Waters.

    No Stig. No Schtick. Just two guys talking about what they know and love – cars. The guys also famously had to change the name of the podcast after receiving legal letters from Nine Entertainment for using the word ‘drive’.

    The Driver’s Show with Paul and Gordie is a weekly podcast covering all the latest car news and reviews and even puts a few of Australia’s best loved celebs in the hot seat to see what grinds their gears and revs them up. This podcast is explicit, so it could be worth avoiding it if you have kids in the car!

    Subscribe to The Driver’s Show here:

    The Collecting Cars Podcast [E]

    The Collecting Cars Podcast is hosted by founder and motoring enthusiast Edward Lovett and Motoring’s Chris Harris, in conversation with a stellar cast of car loving guests.

    An often funny, always frank show, full of insightful discussion about all things automotive.

    This podcast is explicit, so it could be worth avoiding it if you have kids in the car!

    Subscribe to The Collecting Cars Podcast here:

    AutoLine After Hours

    The show for those who are more than just car enthusiasts, but are also enthusiasts for the automotive industry. Join us as we talk shop with the top designers, chief engineers and product planners about the latest vehicles they’re bringing to the market.

    The interviews in this podcast are great with the team having access to some of the most well known names in the industry, it’s well worth a listen if you like in-depth motoring content.

    Subscribe to AutoLine After Hours here:

    Rogue Bogues Car Chat [E]

    The Rogue Bogues podcast is hosted by former NBA basketball player Andrew Bogut. Andrew talks about a number of topics, but the one that we love is the Car Chat series. Bogues hosts the Car Chat series with car collector Justin Ellis and they talk about the Australian car industry and what is going on in the classic used car market.

    It’s always a great listen and a no holds barred discussion on cars. This podcast is explicit, so it could be worth avoiding it if you have kids in the car!

    Episode 9 features our own Paul Maric. You can listen to that episode on SoundCloud or Apple Podcasts.

    Subscribe to Rogue Bogues here:

    Past Gas Podcast

    Donut Media brings you some of the craziest stories from all of automotive history in their new podcast “Past Gas!”. Hosts James Pumphrey, Nolan Sykes and Joe Weber walk you through incredible stories behind your favorite cars and manufacturers, like underground Japanese racing clubs, bitter racing rivalries and how some of your favorite classic cars came to be.

    Remember, it’s about cars, not about farts.

    Subscribe to Past Gas here:

    AutoBlog Podcast

    The Autoblog Podcast is one of the oldest and most-listened to automotive podcasts anywhere. The show features a rotating panel of editors and guests hosted by Editor-in-Chief Greg Migliore.

    The gloves come off and the lively discussion has everything from the most important news of the week to the best and worst cars we’re driving.

    The show traditionally wraps with the popular Spend My Money segment. With nearly 700 episodes, the podcast is a must-listen for automotive enthusiasts everywhere.

    Subscribe to the AutoBlog Podcast here: is a Author at CarExpert.
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