Car Talk http://www.kunc.org en Unique Bike Treks Up East Coast, Powered By Solar And Pedals http://www.kunc.org/post/unique-bike-treks-east-coast-powered-solar-and-pedals <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lhey6x8CRe8</p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 18:17:00 +0000 Bill Chappell 47806 at http://www.kunc.org Unique Bike Treks Up East Coast, Powered By Solar And Pedals Boston's Heroes Seriously Inspire Ray From 'Car Talk' http://www.kunc.org/post/bostons-heroes-seriously-inspire-ray-car-talk Jokes weren't on his mind Thursday morning when <em><a href="http://www.cartalk.com/" target="_blank">Car Talk</a> </em>funny guy Ray Magliozzi was a guest <a href="http://onpoint.wbur.org/2013/04/18/boston-roundtable-marathon-bombings" target="_blank">on WBUR's <em>On Point with Tom Ashbrook</em></a>.<p>The Boston native's thoughts were focused on <a href="http://www.npr.org/series/177378595/boston-marathon-explosions" target="_blank">Monday's bombings at his city's marathon</a> and in particular on the way emergency personnel, spectators, runners and others responded when the victims needed Thu, 18 Apr 2013 18:20:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 43096 at http://www.kunc.org Boston's Heroes Seriously Inspire Ray From 'Car Talk' 'Car Talk' Brothers To Close Up Shop http://www.kunc.org/post/car-talk-brothers-close-shop Transcript <p>RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST: <p>And today's last word in business is: Don't drive like my brother. That's the sign off heard each week at the end of NPR's most popular program. Were talking, of course, about CAR TALK. Brothers Tom and Ray Magliozzi have been dispensing humorous auto advice on the radio for more than 25 years. But today, the duo said they're putting the breaks on the program. In October they'll call it quits and no longer record new episodes.<p>That may be good news for bad mechanics around the country, but bad news for NPR fundraisers. Fri, 08 Jun 2012 16:38:00 +0000 28588 at http://www.kunc.org 'Car Talk' Guys Are Retiring, But Their Best Stuff Will Be Rebroadcast http://www.kunc.org/post/car-talk-guys-are-retiring-their-best-stuff-will-be-rebroadcast Click and Clack are going into retirement.<p>This just in from NPR's communications department:<p><blockquote><p>June 8, 2012; Our Fair City – Tom and Ray Magliozzi, aka Click and Clack the Tappet Brothers, the comedian mechanics who host <a href="http://www.cartalk.com/" target="_blank">NPR's <em>Car Talk</em></a>, will tell their listeners this afternoon that as of this fall, they'll no longer record new programs. Fri, 08 Jun 2012 15:10:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 28581 at http://www.kunc.org 'Car Talk' Guys Are Retiring, But Their Best Stuff Will Be Rebroadcast