The Truck Show Podcast
The Truck Show Podcast
Jay "Lightning" Tilles and Sean P. Holman
Do you love trucks, Jeeps, customs, wheeling, fabrication, new products, events, and the latest in truck news? Then you won't want to miss this fun and irreverent look at today’s world of trucks. Hosted by veteran Los Angeles radio personality and producer Jay “Lightning” Tilles (106.7 FM KROQ) and truck expert and longtime automotive journalist Sean P. Holman (Truck Trend, Four Wheeler, Diesel Power, Truckin', Jp, Petersen's 4-Wheel & Off-Road, and OVR Magazine), the Truck Show Podcast brings a unique and entertaining perspective to all things truck, including those lifted, lowered, and everything in between.
S2, E56 - Matt Caldwell of Tread Lightly!, Worst Diver’s On The Road
Matt Caldwell, executive director of Tread Lightly!, walks Lightning and Holman through the latest in land use issues across the nation and talks about current challenges and wins for outdoor recreation. The guys also discuss a recent study that revealed who the worst drivers in America are. The Truck Show Podcast is proudly presented by Nissan in association with Banks Power.
Jan 21
1 hr 18 min
S2, E55 - Have You Heard? The Drive's Caleb Jacobs
Have You Heard? On this week’s short(er) episode, the guys welcome Caleb Jacobs of The Drive on, to talk about current events in the world of trucks. The Truck Show Podcast is proudly presented by Nissan in association with Banks Power.
Jan 14
38 min
S2, E54 - Milton Wong, Leitner GearPOD ROOF, Understanding GVWR
Milton Wong, chief program engineer for Ford’s F-150 joins the show to give insight to how the 2024 Ford F-150 was developed. Holman reviews Leitner Designs GearPOD Roof cargo box and the guys catch up on your e-mails and answer a great question on GVWR. The Truck Show Podcast is proudly presented by Nissan in association with Banks Power.
Jan 14
1 hr 50 min
S2, E53 - Have You Heard? Truck News!
Have You Heard? This week’s short-form show brings you the latest in truck news, including the first Cybertruck crash, the automaker with the most recalls, and power ratings for the Ford Raptor R. The Truck Show Podcast is proudly presented by Nissan in association with Banks Power.
Jan 10
15 min
S2, E52 - Cummins Fined and Insight Behind It
Cummins was recently fined $1.675B for emissions violations but has not admitted fault. Is it a new Dieselgate, or something else? The guys speak with industry experts Kory Willis of PPEI and Peter Treydte from SEMA to gain some insight on the issue. The Truck Show Podcast is proudly presented by Nissan in association with Banks Power.
Jan 3
1 hr 35 min
S2, E51 - RK Sport’s Cesar Gracida, Truck Events, 5-Star Hotline
Cesar Gracida, owner of RK Sport, joins the guys in the Pod Shed to talk about his entrepreneurial journey from employee to owner and we talk about upcoming truck events in 2024 and listen to your messages on the 5-Star Hotline. The Truck Show Podcast is proudly presented by Nissan, in association with Banks Power.
Dec 23, 2023
1 hr 56 min
S2, E50 - Billy Creech, SEMA Garage, ’24 Toyota Tacoma
Billy Creech, Desert Explorer, returns to discuss his recent trip with Holman to rediscover a historic overland route that was abandoned decades ago. Holman heads to SEMA Garage to witness a measuring session, catch up with Mike Spagnola, and drive the new ’24 Toyota Tacoma. The Truck Show Podcast is proudly presented by Nissan, in association with Banks Power.
Dec 16, 2023
2 hr 2 min
S2, E49 - Cybertruck Upgrades, Inside The ’24 Ford Ranger, Huge Announcement
Unplugged Performance’s co-founder and CEO Ben Shaffer talks about supporting Tesla’s Cybertruck with a slew of upgrades, Ford’s Juan De Peña returns to add more insight into the ’24 Ford Ranger, and the guys make a major announcement about the show. The Truck Show Podcast is proudly presented by Nissan, in association with Banks Power.
Dec 9, 2023
1 hr 49 min
S2, E48 - Ursa Minor’s John Gish, 705hp for $45K, Restricted List
John Gish, founder of Ursa Minor, explains how he got started in the business and walks the guys through his adventure-centric Jeep replacement tops while teasing what he has in store for Bronco owners. The guys discuss the best horsepower bargain on the market and Lightning is banned from certain things going forward. The Truck Show Podcast is proudly presented by Nissan, in association with Banks Power.
Nov 30, 2023
1 hr 49 min
S2, E47 - Phat Phabz's Jake McKiddie, TSP’s Dave Graham, Bleep
In this bleeping great episode, Lightning finally gets one of his dream guests on in the form of Jake McKiddie of Phat Phabz and the guys introduce new member of The Truck Show Podcast, Dave Graham. The Truck Show Podcast is proudly presented by Nissan, in association with Banks Power.
Nov 20, 2023
1 hr 59 min
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