Audio Downloads

THE TALK OF GASOLINE ALLEY

2000
(5 shows)
2001
(1 show)
2002
(14 shows)
2003
(17 shows)
2004
(21 shows)
2005
(24 shows)
2006
(32 shows)
2007
(39 shows)
2008
(27 shows)
2009
(29 shows)
2010
(22 shows)
2011
(26 shows)
2012
(25 shows)
2013
(18 shows)
2014
(17 shows)
2015
(20 shows)
2016
(25 shows)
2017
(22 shows)
2018
(18 shows)
2019

THE HISTORY OF THE 500

2011
The Centennial Celebration
(10 episodes)
2012
The History of the 500
(10 episodes)
2013
The History of the 500
(15 episodes)
2012-2013
Beyond the Bricks
(16 episodes)

HEROES OF THE 500

2014
Heroes of The 500
(5 episodes)
2015
Heroes of The 500
(5 episodes)
2016
Heroes of The 500
(8 episodes)
2019
Heroes of The 500
(3 episodes)

TRACKSIDE

2008
(7 shows)
2009
(6 shows)
2010
(14 shows)
2011
(13 shows)
2012
(20 shows)
2013
(1 show)
2014 2015
(17 shows)
2016
(25 shows)
2017
(27 shows)
2018
(27 shows)
2019      

ONE ON ONE with Mark Montieth

05-10-2009: Donald Davidson
05-17-2009: Tom Carnegie
05-16-2010: Parnelli Jones
05-23-2010: Johnny Rutherford
06-13-2010: Rick Mears
02-20-2011: Remembering Tom Carnegie
05-01-2011: Robin Miller (part 1)
08-21-2011: Robin Miller (part 2)
05-08-2011: Bobby Unser (part 1)
05-15-2011: Bobby Unser (part 2)
05-22-2011: Dr. Richard Bennett
06-01-2011: Donald Davidson (redo)
06-05-2011: Al Unser, Jr. (part 1)
06-12-2011: Al Unser, Jr. (part 2)
10-27-2013: Al Unser, Jr. (part 3)
05-13-2012: Chuck Weyant
05-20-2012: Sam Schmidt
06-03-2012: Jigger Sirois
05-05-2013: Ed Carpenter
05-12-2013: Bob Harkey
06-02-2013: Mario Andretti (part 1)
06-09-2013: Mario Andretti (part 2)
05-14-2014: Paul Page

500 IN 60

1953 1955 1960 1961 1966 1967
1977 1982 1985 1986 1987 1989
1991 1992 1995 1999 2006 2011

 

WIBC/WFNI All-Night Race Party

1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003

2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

GENERAL AUDIO

1961 Fred Agabashian Interviews
Previewing the “Golden Anniversary” of the first 500, Indianapolis Motor Speedway Radio Network “driver expert” Fred Agabashian conducts interview with numerous people involved in the race. Episodes include: Introduction, Sid Collins, Joe Quinn, George Salih, Johnny Boyd, Jim Smith (Indianapolis Times), Clarence Cagle, Don Gardner (Champion Spark Plugs), Al Bloemker, Chickie Hiroshima, Indianapolis Mayor Charles H. Boswell, Sam Hanks, Tony Hulman, Harland Fengler.

 

Eddie Sachs Speech at the Kiwanis Club (1963) (LINK)
In late April 1963, Eddie Sachs gave a speech to the Layfayette Indiana Kiwanis Club. Emcee Phil Hedback of Bryant Heating & Cooling introduces Sachs as the “greatest failure in the history of racing.” Sachs recollects on his experiences about becoming a racing driver. Stories include: Speedway Van Lines and Eddie responsible for shipping the Lotus cars from Detroit to the Speedway, George Souders’ influence on Eddie, Dutch Culp story (sneaking into the pits), going to work for Charlie Sacks (apparently being taught how to “bs” to car owners), driving for Johnny Apple and being the ‘slowest qualifier ever’, I’m a dirt track driver versus I’m an asphalt driver, Eddie’s first chance to drive an Offenhauser at Arizona (blew the engine cranking it up), Eddie’s 1953 rookie test at Indianapolis, “Elknoc” the ambulance driver, finally passing the rookie test in 1955, Q&A session (12″ wheels, laundry bill for the month, do drivers scare themselves to get speed to qualify).

 

“The 500” song (The Singing Hoosiers)

 

 

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500 Miles To Glory (1957)

 

 

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Great Moments of the Indy 500 (1974 version)

Great Moments of the Indy 500 (1983 version)

 

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Voices From the Speedway (2002)

 

 

wallpaper003Jean Shepherd WOR radio programs (Indy-related)

 

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2002 Indianapolis 500 Scanner Traffic recording
Includes two-way radio communication from Paul Tracy and Team Green. Recording courtesy of one very generous individual.

 

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1992 Roberto Guerrero time trials run
Tom Carnegie calls Roberto Guerrero’s pole winning qualifying run.

 

Fantasy500

 

The Fantasy 500 

(coming soon)

 

 

 


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