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CarStuff

By HowStuffWorks

What's the history of stop lights? What are some common myths about car dealerships? Join Scott and Ben as they take a closer look at all things automotive in CarStuff, a podcast by HowStuffWorks.com.

  1. 1.
    The 1964 Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe - CSX228727 December 2017
    52:31
  2. 2.
    How Pedestrian Safety Shapes Your Car20 December 2017
    40:58
  3. 3.
    The Surprising History of the Crime of Jaywalking13 December 2017
    50:56
  4. 4.
    The Best and Worst States and Cities for Car Owners6 December 2017
    1:08:35
  5. 5.
    The Worst Places in the World to Buy a Car29 November 2017
    53:43
  6. 6.
    Private Railroad Cars22 November 2017
    1:13:41
  7. 7.
    The World’s Rarest Cars15 November 2017
    1:05:03
  8. 8.
    Why do automakers camouflage cars?8 November 2017
    1:06:39
  1. 9.
    Porsche Passport and Other Car Subscription Services1 November 2017
    48:49
  2. 10.
    Learn to Drive a Ford Model T in 201825 October 2017
    51:46
  3. 11.
    Is your car boring?18 October 2017
    1:09:56
  4. 12.
    Will California ban internal combustion-powered cars?11 October 2017
    1:20:41
  5. 13.
    Not Quite Dead Yet4 October 2017
    54:19
  6. 14.
    NASCAR’s Hawk-Eye Monitoring System27 September 2017
    43:33
  7. 15.
    Hurricane Flood Cars and How to Avoid Buying One20 September 2017
    1:01:51
  8. 16.
    Hassle Cars13 September 2017
    1:11:00
  9. 17.
    Is your car making you sick?6 September 2017
    1:14:08
  10. 18.
    Minivans30 August 2017
    1:30:22
  11. 19.
    The Reality of Exotic Car Maintenance23 August 2017
    1:08:01
  12. 20.
    Automotive Easter Eggs16 August 2017
    1:02:43
  13. 21.
    The 100 Best and Worst Cities to Drive in9 August 2017
    1:03:13
  14. 22.
    Nuts and Bolts – August 20172 August 2017
    1:10:21
  15. 23.
    Stuff Truckers Know26 July 2017
    1:05:14
  16. 24.
    Car Title Loans19 July 2017
    57:16
  17. 25.
    Amphibious Vehicles12 July 2017
    1:00:52
  18. 26.
    How Maglev Trains Work5 July 2017
    46:57
  19. 27.
    The Dangers of Distracted Driving28 June 2017
    44:34
  20. 28.
    Are motorcycles really more dangerous than cars?21 June 2017
    43:36
  21. 29.
    Icebreakers and Ice-Strengthened Ships14 June 2017
    48:45
  22. 30.
    Abandoned Racetracks7 June 2017
    54:39
  23. 31.
    The Mid Night Club31 May 2017
    50:12
  24. 32.
    How Ice Roads Work24 May 2017
    51:36
  25. 33.
    The $1,000 (or less) Good Used Car17 May 2017
    53:33
  26. 34.
    The $10 Million Enzo Ferrari10 May 2017
    53:18
  27. 35.
    High-Altitude Surveillance Blimps2 May 2017
    47:29
  28. 36.
    Affordable 1990s Dream Cars25 April 2017
    50:02
  29. 37.
    Nuts and Bolts – April 201718 April 2017
    57:23
  30. 38.
    An Unexpected Consequence of Autonomous Cars11 April 2017
    54:51
  31. 39.
    Abandoned Auto Factories Around the World4 April 2017
    44:34
  32. 40.
    The Pontiac Firebird Trans Am28 March 2017
    59:01
  33. 41.
    The Borgward Story21 March 2017
    1:08:05
  34. 42.
    Legends: Harry Miller – American Race Car Designer and Builder (Part 2)14 March 2017
    57:30
  35. 43.
    Legends: Harry Miller – American Race Car Designer and Builder (Part 1)7 March 2017
    55:08
  36. 44.
    Cars and Trucks You'll Still Crave 10 Years from Now28 February 2017
    1:11:12
  37. 45.
    The MV Cougar Ace and Other Large-scale Car Disasters21 February 2017
    1:01:06
  38. 46.
    What is a "land yacht"?14 February 2017
    56:36
  39. 47.
    Did Henry Ford build a car from hemp?7 February 2017
    49:34
  40. 48.
    Nuts and Bolts - 201731 January 2017
    56:36
  41. 49.
    Acura NSX24 January 2017
    51:13
  42. 50.
    Templar Motors17 January 2017
    50:10
  43. 51.
    CarStuff Visits CES10 January 2017
    1:21:38
  44. 52.
    The Apple Car (aka "Project Titan")3 January 2017
    1:05:54
  45. 53.
    Craziest Custom RVs27 December 2016
    56:21
  46. 54.
    China’s Transit Elevated Bus (TEB)20 December 2016
    1:06:30
  47. 55.
    The Peacekeeper Rail Garrison13 December 2016
    46:36
  48. 56.
    How to Make a Car Last 300k Miles6 December 2016
    1:09:34
  49. 57.
    Listener Mail: November 201629 November 2016
    1:00:57
  50. 58.
    You're Doin' It Wrong! Common Traffic Misconceptions22 November 2016
    51:05
  51. 59.
    10 Most Terrifying Manufacturing Defects15 November 2016
    33:23
  52. 60.
    Can you really recycle a car?8 November 2016
    51:03
  53. 61.
    London’s Train for the Dead1 November 2016
    46:21
  54. 62.
    When Good Car Companies Make Bad Cars25 October 2016
    1:12:06
  55. 63.
    Team CarStuff and the Ohio Valley 700 (Part 2)18 October 2016
    34:05
  56. 64.
    Team CarStuff and the Ohio Valley 700 (Part 1)11 October 2016
    47:27
  57. 65.
    A Mystery Show: Autonomous Car Hackers4 October 2016
    26:05
  58. 66.
    Nuts and Bolts - Team CarStuff27 September 2016
    46:47
  59. 67.
    The Pierce-Arrow Motor Car Company (Part 2)20 September 2016
    39:43
  60. 68.
    The Pierce-Arrow Motor Car Company (Part 1)13 September 2016
    46:23
  61. 69.
    The duPont Registry6 September 2016
    46:22
  62. 70.
    The Great Danbury State Fair Boat Races30 August 2016
    47:39
  63. 71.
    Is Graham the ideal car crash survivor?23 August 2016
    52:19
  64. 72.
    The Rise of Food Trucks16 August 2016
    1:12:39
  65. 73.
    Board Track Racing9 August 2016
    55:39
  66. 74.
    What's it really like to own your dream car?2 August 2016
    56:24
  67. 75.
    The 93 Rolls-Royces of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh27 July 2016
    1:04:01
  68. 76.
    The Mill BLACKBIRD19 July 2016
    49:03
  69. 77.
    What's the deal with luxury pickup trucks?12 July 2016
    1:01:41
  70. 78.
    The Case of the Buried Ferrari Dino 2465 July 2016
    47:24
  71. 79.
    What was the Expedition of the Americas?21 June 2016
    44:43
  72. 80.
    Can You Fix It Yourself? Beginner Car Repair14 June 2016
    1:00:09
  73. 81.
    Would you use a mobile gas delivery service?7 June 2016
    59:08
  74. 82.
    A Mystery Show Double Feature31 May 2016
    40:30
  75. 83.
    The Gumball 3000 Update24 May 2016
    47:19
  76. 84.
    Caresto's Arkham Car: A Real-life Batmobile17 May 2016
    46:40
  77. 85.
    Whatever happened to the Avro Arrow?10 May 2016
    53:20
  78. 86.
    The Aerovette: The Rise and Fall of Rotary-powered Corvettes3 May 2016
    55:46
  79. 87.
    The History of Rental Cars26 April 2016
    39:45
  80. 88.
    Surveillance Vehicles19 April 2016
    50:16
  81. 89.
    Airport Support Vehicles12 April 2016
    52:01
  82. 90.
    Synchronized Driving5 April 2016
    55:57
  83. 91.
    What's your cheapest running car?29 March 2016
    43:50
  84. 92.
    The Steinway Mercedes and Other Piano Cars22 March 2016
    47:12
  85. 93.
    What the heck is a Sherp?15 March 2016
    42:39
  86. 94.
    The Gumpert Apollo8 March 2016
    43:44
  87. 95.
    The International Harvester Story1 March 2016
    1:19:15
  88. 96.
    Scott and Ben Review Their Cars23 February 2016
    1:00:04
  89. 97.
    Nuts and Bolts: The 2016 Edition (Part 2)16 February 2016
    55:08
  90. 98.
    Hobos, Tramps and Bums: Modern Train-hoppers9 February 2016
    1:17:10
  91. 99.
    Nuts and Bolts: The 2016 Edition2 February 2016
    51:42
  92. 100.
    Autoblog's Best and Worst Cars of 201526 January 2016
    45:56
  93. 101.
    Vaporware or Auto Revolution? Faraday Future19 January 2016
    42:39
  94. 102.
    Sturgis Motorcycle Rally12 January 2016
    52:02
  95. 103.
    Who invented the safety belt?5 January 2016
    58:39
  96. 104.
    The Peugeot Story29 December 2015
    1:03:14
  97. 105.
    Top 10 Deadliest Interstates22 December 2015
    43:43
  98. 106.
    What is a Funny Car?15 December 2015
    51:04
  99. 107.
    Legends: Eddie Rickenbacker8 December 2015
    58:57
  100. 108.
    Nissan Skyline1 December 2015
    48:31
  101. 109.
    Most Anticipated Cars of 2016-201924 November 2015
    1:01:15
  102. 110.
    What makes a sports car?18 November 2015
    51:09
  103. 111.
    The Iron Butt Rally10 November 2015
    41:45
  104. 112.
    Z Car Follow-up3 November 2015
    1:05:14
  105. 113.
    Halloween Cars27 October 2015
    45:04
  106. 114.
    Is the Aurora Safety Car the ugliest car ever?22 October 2015
    43:27
  107. 115.
    5 Weird Auto Insurance Claims13 October 2015
    37:42
  108. 116.
    Cars That Never Made It (Part 2)6 October 2015
    52:09
  109. 117.
    Cars That Never Made It (Part 1)29 September 2015
    39:36
  110. 118.
    Listener Mail: Hitchhiking23 September 2015
    57:03
  111. 119.
    Elio Motors: An Update17 September 2015
    41:20
  112. 120.
    Motorcycle Chariot Racing8 September 2015
    34:28
  113. 121.
    Ben's Mystery Show #34 September 2015
    44:44
  114. 122.
    Scott's Mystery Show #32 September 2015
    51:22
  115. 123.
    The Datsun Fairlady27 August 2015
    43:20
  116. 124.
    What are Rolligon tires?25 August 2015
    39:12
  117. 125.
    What the heck is auto polo?20 August 2015
    37:02
  118. 126.
    The Mickey Thompson Story18 August 2015
    56:24
  119. 127.
    The Smokey Yunick Story13 August 2015
    1:00:17
  120. 128.
    Natural Gas Trucks - Coming To A Street Near You11 August 2015
    36:13
  121. 129.
    Ben's Mystery Show6 August 2015
    42:47
  122. 130.
    Scott's Mystery Show4 August 2015
    39:44
  123. 131.
    Racing Support Vehicles30 July 2015
    53:36
  124. 132.
    Chinese Knock-off Cars28 July 2015
    48:04
  125. 133.
    The Fastest 0-60mph New Cars Under $30k23 July 2015
    42:43
  126. 134.
    Chinese Car Collections21 July 2015
    39:25
  127. 135.
    Lancia 10116 July 2015
    42:52
  128. 136.
    Ben's Mystery Show14 July 2015
    40:56
  129. 137.
    The Greatest Sports Car You've Never Heard Of9 July 2015
    47:10
  130. 138.
    Scott's Mystery Show7 July 2015
    38:23
  131. 139.
    9 Safest Cars On The Road Today2 July 2015
    41:04
  132. 140.
    Honda's Si Cars and the Civic Type-R (Part 2)30 June 2015
    38:34
  133. 141.
    Honda's Si Cars and the Civic Type-R (Part 1)25 June 2015
    44:02
  134. 142.
    The Cars of "Mad Max: Fury Road"24 June 2015
    56:35
  135. 143.
    The Return of the Return of Listener Mail18 June 2015
    48:11
  136. 144.
    Scott Presents16 June 2015
    45:11
  137. 145.
    Drone Racing11 June 2015
    29:27
  138. 146.
    The Return of Listener Mail9 June 2015
    37:43
  139. 147.
    What Happened to Elvis Presley's Hearse?4 June 2015
    45:00
  140. 148.
    Amazing Barn Finds: Austin, TX2 June 2015
    34:02
  141. 149.
    What is Hot Shot Trucking?28 May 2015
    48:48
  142. 150.
    What is the Kelley Blue Book?26 May 2015
    56:17
  143. 151.
    How U-Haul Works21 May 2015
    1:05:58
  144. 152.
    Highway Safety Films (Part 3)19 May 2015
    39:13
  145. 153.
    Highway Safety Films (Part 2)14 May 2015
    54:05
  146. 154.
    Highway Safety Films (Part 1)12 May 2015
    46:38
  147. 155.
    How Clown Cars Work7 May 2015
    57:19
  148. 156.
    Pontiac's Ghost Cars5 May 2015
    54:55
  149. 157.
    10 Dealership Myths30 April 2015
    57:28
  150. 158.
    The Strange History of Stoplights28 April 2015
    57:40
  151. 159.
    The McLaren 570S23 April 2015
    39:02
  152. 160.
    More Nuts and Bolts21 April 2015
    43:28
  153. 161.
    10 Strange Cars in the Petersen Museum Vault16 April 2015
    43:49
  154. 162.
    Is your exhaust sound real or digital?14 April 2015
    44:24
  155. 163.
    Nuts and Bolts (and More)9 April 2015
    58:51
  156. 164.
    How is a true luxury car defined?7 April 2015
    41:15
  157. 165.
    The Cars of "Furious 7"2 April 2015
    32:20
  158. 166.
    Guilty Pleasure Cars31 March 2015
    39:41
  159. 167.
    Garage Art26 March 2015
    24:33
  160. 168.
    Could you drive across the U.S. in 29 hours?24 March 2015
    51:44
  161. 169.
    Why are traffic signs that color?19 March 2015
    32:16
  162. 170.
    Car Talk Tribute17 March 2015
    29:23
  163. 171.
    The Hot Hatchback12 March 2015
    51:42
  164. 172.
    The Lotus Seven10 March 2015
    43:39
  165. 173.
    The End of Car Culture?5 March 2015
    43:57
  166. 174.
    Best Movie Car Chases (Part 2)3 March 2015
    37:04
  167. 175.
    Best Movie Car Chases (Part 1)26 February 2015
    32:55
  168. 176.
    1980s Economy Cars24 February 2015
    11:28
  169. 177.
    The Meanest and Greenest: 201519 February 2015
    35:34
  170. 178.
    The 20 Best Ford Cars of All Time?17 February 2015
    49:01
  171. 179.
    Vintage Car Features That Need To Come Back12 February 2015
    51:45
  172. 180.
    NA Car & Truck / Utility of the Year10 February 2015
    32:14
  173. 181.
    Would You Rather...CarStuff Style5 February 2015
    51:02
  174. 182.
    Race Car Tunnel Testing3 February 2015
    42:23
  175. 183.
    Car Culture: Bosozoku29 January 2015
    47:44
  176. 184.
    Twelve Unusual Australian-built Cars27 January 2015
    36:03
  177. 185.
    Car Culture: Raggare22 January 2015
    34:02
  178. 186.
    What is a kill switch for?20 January 2015
    45:10
  179. 187.
    5 Futuristic Add-ons15 January 2015
    42:08
  180. 188.
    These are the 13 Worst-selling Cars of 201413 January 2015
    52:53
  181. 189.
    Heart-stopping Last Laps of Racing (Part 2)8 January 2015
    38:00
  182. 190.
    Heart-stopping Last Laps of Racing (Part 1)6 January 2015
    33:36
  183. 191.
    The Legendary Story of the Chrysler Norseman1 January 2015
    40:59
  184. 192.
    Why do batteries die in winter?30 December 2014
    36:54
  185. 193.
    The Honda Story25 December 2014
    47:59
  186. 194.
    The Mazda Suitcase Car23 December 2014
    42:40
  187. 195.
    Top New Car Technologies That Aren't New At All18 December 2014
    35:14
  188. 196.
    The Fastest Electric Cars16 December 2014
    33:26
  189. 197.
    Nuts and Bolts (Part 13)11 December 2014
    1:02:20
  190. 198.
    The Cars of Breaking Bad9 December 2014
    49:52
  191. 199.
    Nuts and Bolts (Part 12)4 December 2014
    39:14
  192. 200.
    The Lost AMC Dealership of Pikeville, N.C.2 December 2014
    37:25

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