The Best of Car Talk
A leisure and comedy podcast from NPR
Credits: David Greene (Producer, Editor), Ray Magliozzi (Host), Doug Berman (Executive Producer) (edit)
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.
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