The Marshall Pruett Podcast
MP 595: Aston Martin Announces Valkyrie Le Mans Program

MP 595: Aston Martin Announces Valkyrie Le Mans Program

June 14, 2019

Aston Martin will build and race a new Valkyrie Hypercar to compete at the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the FIA World Endurance Championship starting in 2020, and moments after the announcement, DailySportsCar.com's Graham Goodwin spoke with CEO Andy Palmer, Aston Martin Racing boss Dave King, and brand designer Marek Reichman about the project.

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MP 594: The Day At Le Mans, June 13

MP 594: The Day At Le Mans, June 13

June 13, 2019

It's the fifth installment of The Day At Le Mans, a new companion series for the 87th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, with DailySportsCar.com's Graham Goodwin and Stephen Kilbey on the ground grabbing short interviews with some of the key players in the race.

Interviews:

  1. Peter Dumbreck on the 20th anniversary of his scary flight into the wilderness with Mercedes 
  2. Rick Mayer on engineering the race with Risi Competizione
  3. Cyrille Taesch Wallen on the growth of the Asian Le Mans Series

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MP 593: The Day At Le Mans, June 12

MP 593: The Day At Le Mans, June 12

June 13, 2019

It's the fourth installment of The Day At Le Mans, a new companion series for the 87th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, with DailySportsCar.com's Graham Goodwin and Stephen Kilbey on the ground grabbing short interviews with some of the key players in the race.

Interviews:

  1. Paul Dalla Lana 
  2. Ross Gunn
  3. Brian Gush

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MP 592: Ford GT Le Mans Farewell with Mark Rushbrook, Joey Hand, and Mike Hull

MP 592: Ford GT Le Mans Farewell with Mark Rushbrook, Joey Hand, and Mike Hull

June 12, 2019

Ford will say farewell to its four-year factory efforts at the 24 Hours of Le Mans with the GT model, and in honor of the program’s swansong at the legendary endurance event, Ford Performance boss Mark Rushbrook, who helped bring the project to light, Joey Hand, a self-described Ford ‘GT O.G.’ who joined Ford Chip Ganassi Racing a year before the new supercar was unveiled, and CGR managing director Mike Hull, who has overseen the effort from the beginning, come together to share inside stories and personal reflections on the Blue Oval’s modern quest to conquer Le Mans.

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MP 591: Corvette Racing’s Le Mans Tales with Doug Fehan

MP 591: Corvette Racing’s Le Mans Tales with Doug Fehan

June 12, 2019

On the 20th anniversary of Corvette Racing's immensely successful participation at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, program manager Doug Fehan returns to the Marshall Pruett Podcast to share stories on the team's inception, first trips to France, the selection process associated with some of its greatest drivers, the unmistakable sound of of the naturally-aspirated Corvette V8 engine, and how the team and 24 Hour event have influenced each other since the yellow supercars competed for the first time in 2000.

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MP 590: The Day At Le Mans, June 11

MP 590: The Day At Le Mans, June 11

June 12, 2019

It's the third installment of The Day At Le Mans, a new companion series for the 87th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, with DailySportsCar.com's Graham Goodwin and Stephen Kilbey on the ground grabbing short interviews with some of the key players in the race.

Interviews:

  1. Tom Onslow Cole & Valentin Pierberg 
  2. Tristan Gommendy 
  3. Jules Gounon 
  4. Anders Fjordbach 

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MP 589: The Week In IndyCar, June 11, with Josef Newgarden and James Hinchcliffe

MP 589: The Week In IndyCar, June 11, with Josef Newgarden and James Hinchcliffe

June 11, 2019

It’s a fun episode of The Week In IndyCar following the Texas event won by our opening guest, Team Penske's Josef Newgarden, and closes with the Mayor of Hinchtown, James Hinchcliffe.

Both offer their thoughts on the controversial Montreal Formula 1 penalty that ensnared Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton; Newgarden offers insights on the strategy and handling characteristics that led to his most recent victory, tells the story behind his role in the bizarre bondage-themed 'Milk Veins' 2014 Indy 500 video, and does his best to reveal the origin story of The Chalice of Excellence. Newgarden also, at the request of a listener, talks smack about championship rival Alexander Rossi.

Arrow Schmidt Peterson Motorsports' Hinchcliffe lays the groundwork for the NBA Finals bet between himself and The Week In IndyCar host Marshall Pruett, explores the rotten luck he's experienced this year, compares the stresses of Indy 500 Bump Day 2018 and 2019, and bids farewell by revealing his biggest on-track pet peeve.

The show closes with Pruett answering listener questions submitted via social media.

Segments:

  1. Josef Newgarden (starts at 14m00s)
  2. James Hinchcliffe (1h11m44s)
  3. MP Q&A (1h51m50s)

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MP 588: The Day At Le Mans, June 10

MP 588: The Day At Le Mans, June 10

June 10, 2019

It's the second installment of The Day At Le Mans, a new companion series for the 87th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, with DailySportsCar.com's Graham Goodwin and Stephen Kilbey on the ground grabbing short interviews with some of the key players in the race.

Interviews:

  1. Bill Riley
  2. Stoffel Vandoorne
  3. Pipo Derani
  4. Olivier Beretta
  5. Stephane Sarrazin
  6. DragonSpeed’s Drivers
  7. Larry Holt
  8. Arjun Maini
  9. Jorg Bergmeister
  10. Nicki Thiim
  11. Tracy Krohn
  12. Jeroen Bleekemolen
  13. James Calado
  14. Job van Uitert
  15. Christian Reid

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MP 587: The Day At Le Mans, June 9

MP 587: The Day At Le Mans, June 9

June 9, 2019

It's the first episode of The Day At Le Mans, a new companion series for the 87th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, with DailySportsCar.com's Graham Goodwin and Stephen Kilbey on the ground grabbing short interviews with some of the key players in this year's race.

Interviews:

  1. Kazuki Nakajima
  2. Oliver Gavin
  3. David Cheng and Sam Hignett
  4. Giedo van der Garde and Fritz van Eerd
  5. Gimmi Bruni
  6. Ricky Taylor
  7. Neel Jani
  8. Laurens Vanthoor
  9. Thomas Laurent
  10. Will Stevens

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MP 586: The Sounds of World Challenge GT at Mid-Ohio 2016

MP 586: The Sounds of World Challenge GT at Mid-Ohio 2016

June 8, 2019

Take a short trip back to 2016 with an ambient audio feature of the Pirelli World Challenge GT series race at Mid-Ohio with McLarens, Nissans, Acuras, Audis, Cadillacs, Porsches, and more amazing GT3 machinery went wild around the beloved road course.

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MP 585: Porsche RS Spyder LMP2 In-Car Audio, Monterey 2015

MP 585: Porsche RS Spyder LMP2 In-Car Audio, Monterey 2015

June 8, 2019

Ride with 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP2 class winner Jeroen Bleekemolen in the Team Penske Porsche RS Spyder that dominated its rivals during the American Le Mans Series' golden era from 2007-2008 as the Dutchman wheels the 3.4-liter V8-powered prototype, owned by WeatherTech founder David MacNeil, around Laguna Seca during the 2015 edition of Rennsport Reunion.

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MP 584: The Week In IndyCar, June 5, with Marcus Ericsson, Takuma Sato, and Shaun Lee

MP 584: The Week In IndyCar, June 5, with Marcus Ericsson, Takuma Sato, and Shaun Lee

June 5, 2019

It’s another marathon episode of The Week In IndyCar leaving the Dual In Detroit featuring Arrow Schmidt Peterson Motorsports' Marcus Ericsson, Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing's Takuma Sato, and GESS International CEO Shaun Lee, along with listener Q&A answered by your host Marshall Pruett.

Segments:

  1. Marcus Ericsson (starts at 17m24s)
  2. Takuma Sato (1h02m37s)
  3. Shaun Lee (1h27m05s)
  4. MP Q&A (1h39m19s)

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MP 583: The Week In Sports Cars, June 4, with Graham Goodwin and Stephen Kilbey

MP 583: The Week In Sports Cars, June 4, with Graham Goodwin and Stephen Kilbey

June 5, 2019

It's the latest edition of The Week In Sports Cars podcast with a brief visit by Marshall Pruett and the rest covered by DailySportsCar.com's Graham Goodwin and Stephen Kilbey for the listener-driven show that uses questions submitted from Facebook, Reddit, and Twitter.

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MP 582: Inside The Sports Car Paddock, June 3

MP 582: Inside The Sports Car Paddock, June 3

June 4, 2019

It's the 18th installment of the Inside The Sports Car Paddock interview show and we open with CORE autosport race engineer Jeff Braun on the topic of turning driver feedback into chassis setup changes. Our next guest is new Toyota Gazoo Racing LMP1-Hybrid driver Brendon Hartley, and he's followed by Porsche GT Team principal Pascal Zurlinden. 

We close the show with Mazda Team Joest's Oliver Jarvis who flew from the Detroit IMSA race to partake in the Le Mans Test Day with Risi Competizione ahead of the 24 Hour event.

Interviews:

  1. Jeff Braun (starts at 2m09s)
  2. Brendon Hartley (48m49s)
  3. Pascal Zurlinden (56m42s)
  4. Oliver Jarvis (1h02m41s)

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MP 581: Cara Adams, My Racing Life and Career

MP 581: Cara Adams, My Racing Life and Career

June 3, 2019

Cara Adams, Firestone's chief motorsports engineer, sits down for an episode of My Racing Life and Career with Marshall Pruett and shares the story of how the Ohio native worked her way up to earn one of the most prestigious jobs in the sport while helping to seed future generations to follow in her footsteps. A fascinating character, Adams' drive and personality stand out throughout the conversation.

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MP 580: Catching Up With Tim Clauson

MP 580: Catching Up With Tim Clauson

May 31, 2019

USAC and IndyCar team owner Tim Clauson returns to the Marshall Pruett Podcast for an episode of Catching Up With to share his thoughts on Clauson-Marshall Racing's impressively successful debut with Pippa Mann in the No. 39 Chevy.

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MP 579: The Week In Sports Cars, May 29, with Graham Goodwin and Stephen Kilbey

MP 579: The Week In Sports Cars, May 29, with Graham Goodwin and Stephen Kilbey

May 29, 2019

It's the latest edition of The Week In Sports Cars podcast with DailySportsCar.com's Graham Goodwin and Stephen Kilbey driven by listener-submitted questions from Facebook, Reddit, and Twitter.

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MP 578: Inside The Sports Car Paddock, May 29

MP 578: Inside The Sports Car Paddock, May 29

May 29, 2019

It's the 17th installment of the Inside The Sports Car Paddock interview show and we open with CORE autosport race engineer Jeff Braun on the topic of chassis setup at the unique street course at Detroit's Belle Isle where IMSA visits this weekend for a round of the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, and he closes on the art of track testing, how he formulates a test plan, and how mountains of data from a test are turned into usable information to improve the team's performances.

Our final guest is Ginetta owner Lawrence Tomlinson, who provides an update on the manufacturer's FIA WEC LMP1 effort and the brand's plans for LMP3.

Interviews:

  1. Jeff Braun (starts at 2m15s)
  2. Lawrence Tomlinson (24m40s)

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MP 577: The Week In IndyCar, May 28, with Simon Pagenaud, Ben Bretzman, and Santino Ferrucci

MP 577: The Week In IndyCar, May 28, with Simon Pagenaud, Ben Bretzman, and Santino Ferrucci

May 28, 2019

It’s a marathon post-Indy 500 episode of The Week In IndyCar featuring Team Penske’s race winner Simon Pagenaud, his race engineer Ben Bretzman, Indy 500 Rookie of the Year Santino Ferrucci, a huge list of Q&A items for your host Marshall Pruett, and a personal update to close the show.

Segments:

  1. Simon Pagenaud (starts at 15m17s)
  2. Ben Bretzman (33m57s)
  3. Santino Ferrucci (57m56s)
  4. MP Q&A (1h24m16s)

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MP 576: Catching Up With Janet Guthrie Documentary Filmmakers Jenna Ricker and Greg Stuhr

MP 576: Catching Up With Janet Guthrie Documentary Filmmakers Jenna Ricker and Greg Stuhr

May 25, 2019

Jenna Ricker, director of 'Qualified,' the new ESPN 30 for 30 documentary on racing pioneer Janet Guthrie, and producer Greg Stuhr visit the Marshall Pruett Podcast to discuss the film and the many choices they made to honor the first woman to qualifying and compete in the Indianapolis 500.

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