Paddock Pass Podcast
Paddock Pass Podcast
Apex Radio Collective
Keep your motorcycle racing addiction up-to-date and get an insider's perspective into the MotoGP & WorldSBK paddocks.
Episode 315 - The Secrets of MotoGP Travel
In this episode, Adam, David, Steve, and Neil sit down to spill their secrets on how to travel to MotoGP races, which venues are the best to attend, and which tracks are ones to avoid for spectating. If you're planning on attending a MotoGP race this year, then you definitely want to hear their travel tips and tricks of trade. Many thanks to Renthal Street for sponsoring this episode, and helping the podcast produce content each week. Support us on Patreon: aspha.lt/2FFYC46 Follow us on Twitter: aspha.lt/3iMTIAQ Follow us on Facebook: aspha.lt/32AUvPG
Jan 31
58 min
Episode 314 - Ducati MotoGP Launch with Paolo Ciabatti
In this episode, Adam, David, and Neil are live from the Ducati MotoGP and WorldSBK team launches. Discussing the finer points of what Ducati's MotoGP season is going to look like in 2023, the guys are also joined by Ducati Corse's Paolo Ciabatti, who gives his insights for his plans next season. You don't want to miss this show! Many thanks to Renthal Street for sponsoring this episode, and helping the podcast produce content each week. Support us on Patreon: aspha.lt/2FFYC46 Follow us on Twitter: aspha.lt/3iMTIAQ Follow us on Facebook: aspha.lt/32AUvPG
Jan 24
55 min
Episode 313 - SX/MX Star Chad Reed Talks MotoGP
In this episode, Adam, David, Neil, and Steve are joined by motocross/supercross star Chad Reed, as they discuss the anticipation building up before the start of the 2023 MotoGP season. Chad gives the guys some of his inside perspective as a motorcycle champion, and offer his deep knowledge of the sport as both a fan and as a friend to many riders in the grand prix paddock. It's a fascinating conversation, and surely one that you won't want to miss. Many thanks to Renthal Street for sponsoring this episode, and helping the podcast produce content each week. Support us on Patreon: aspha.lt/2FFYC46 Follow us on Twitter: aspha.lt/3iMTIAQ Follow us on Facebook: aspha.lt/32AUvPG
Jan 19
1 hr 8 min
Episode 312 - Fare Thee Well, Andrew Wheeler
Our first MotoGP podcast of the year sees the Paddock Pass Podcast crew saying goodbye to a colleague and friend: MotoGP photographer Andrew Wheeler, who passed away far too early in this world. Andrew captured the pageantry of the MotoGP paddock unlike any other photographer in the business, and we will miss not only his art, but also his sense of humor, fine hand in the kitchen, and larger-than-life personality. He will be missed. Many thanks to Renthal Street for sponsoring this episode, and helping the podcast produce content each week. Support us on Patreon: aspha.lt/2FFYC46 Follow us on Twitter: aspha.lt/3iMTIAQ Follow us on Facebook: aspha.lt/32AUvPG
Jan 14
45 min
Episode 311 - WorldSBK 2022 Review
Steve English and Gordon Ritchie are on the mics, looking back at the 2022 WorldSBK season. This isn't a proper season review though, as the guy's mainly discuss what the various superbike teams need to take the next step in 2023, with short interviews with each of the main factory teams. Many thanks to FLY Racing and Renthal for sponsoring this episode, and helping the podcast produce content each week. Support us on Patreon: aspha.lt/2FFYC46 Follow us on Twitter: aspha.lt/3iMTIAQ Follow us on Facebook: aspha.lt/32AUvPG
Jan 6
1 hr 16 min
Episode 310 - MotoGP Holiday Special
Happy Holidays from the Paddock Pass Podcast crew. For our final episode of 2022, we are looking back at the MotoGP season with some of our top memories and moments. As such, Adam, David, and Neil also hand-out some awards to those riders and teams that stood out, and give "gifts" from our Santa's sack for those who need them in 2023. Enjoy! Many thanks to FLY Racing and Renthal Street for sponsoring this episode, and helping the podcast produce content each week. Support us on Patreon: aspha.lt/2FFYC46 Follow us on Twitter: aspha.lt/3iMTIAQ Follow us on Facebook: aspha.lt/32AUvPG
Dec 15, 2022
1 hr 48 min
Episode 309 - MotoGP Season Debrief with Peter Bom (Part 2)
We continue where we left off last week, with David Emmett sitting down with crew chief and journalist Peter Bom to debrief on the results and progress of the MotoGP teams and riders. In Part 2 of this interview, the guys talk about Suzuki, Yamaha, and Repsol Honda (and a little KTM) - as the three brands struggled the most during the 2022 season. Topics include why it's a great loss to see Suzuki leaving the paddock; where the Yamaha is strong and why it's weak; and the disaster unfolding behind the scenes at HRC and what that could mean for Marc Marquez. You won't want to miss the insights that Peter brings to the table and his discussion with David about these topics. Many thanks to FLY Racing and Renthal Street for sponsoring this episode, and helping the podcast produce content each week. Support us on Patreon: aspha.lt/2FFYC46 
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Dec 6, 2022
48 min
Episode 308 - MotoGP Season Debrief with Peter Bom (Part 1)
The title says it all - in this episode, David Emmett sits down with crew chief and journalist Peter Bom to debrief on the results and progress of the MotoGP teams and riders. We broke this interview down into two parts, with this week's installment focusing on Ducati, Yamaha, and Aprilia. Tune in next week for some more of Peter's excellent insights. Many thanks to FLY Racing and Renthal Street for sponsoring this episode, and helping the podcast produce content each week. Support us on Patreon: aspha.lt/2FFYC46 
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Nov 29, 2022
40 min
Episode 307 - WorldSBK at Phillip Island
Steve English and Gordon Ritchie are on the mics, talking about the final WorldSBK round of the 2022 season: Phillip Island. The guys are joined at the beginning of the show by Italian journalist Carlo Baldi, who sheds some insight behind the curtain of Ducati's return to Superbike glory. Paul Denning also joins in the middle of the show, with an extensive interview with Steve English, giving his insight as a top team manager and keen businessman within the paddock. Both gentlemen bring tremendous insight to the show, so you won't want to miss what they have to say. Many thanks to FLY Racing and Renthal for sponsoring this episode, and helping the podcast produce content each week. Support us on Patreon: aspha.lt/2FFYC46 Follow us on Twitter: aspha.lt/3iMTIAQ Follow us on Facebook: aspha.lt/32AUvPG
Nov 26, 2022
1 hr 8 min
Episode 306 - WorldSBK Round Table #3
In this episode, Steve English, Gordon Ritchie, and Charlie Hiscott sit down to discuss the endgame of the 2022 WorldSBK Championship. The guys discuss Alvaro Bautista winning the rider's championship, and the unstoppable nature of the Ducati Panigale V4 R. They also talk about Toprak Razgatlıoğlu, and how he fought to retain his SBK crown. We finish the show talking to Jonathan Rea, as part of our Renthal Street Sessions series, which you won't want to miss. Many thanks to FLY Racing and Renthal for sponsoring this episode, and helping the podcast produce content each week. Support us on Patreon: aspha.lt/2FFYC46 Follow us on Twitter: aspha.lt/3iMTIAQ Follow us on Facebook: aspha.lt/32AUvPG
Nov 21, 2022
56 min
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