Jordan Taylor and Rodney Sandstorm on their F1 Miami GP adventure

IMSA driver Jordan Taylor as Rodney Sandstorm with F1 driver Fernando Alonso

Jordan Taylor Interview On this week’s episode of Cooks and Cars RaceDay Nation edition Rob D’Amico and Michele Rahal talk with special IMSA driver Jordan Taylor and his VERY distant cousin Rodney Sandstorm about their experience in the F1 Miami GP paddock. Jordan explains why this track is very technical and why drivers are saying […]

Juan Pablo Montoya on the F1 Miami GP

Juan Pablo Montoya at the Formula 1 Miami GP

Juan Pablo Montoya on the F1 Miami GP On this episode of Cooks and Cars RaceDay Nation edition Rob D’Amico and Michele Rahal talk with special guest and world champ Juan Pablo Montoya about the Miami GP.  How can it stand the test of time, how weather will impact the race, where the greatest passing […]

Miami GP Will Go on as Scheduled

Miami GP will go on as scheduled. Track in front of Hard Rock Stadium.

Miami GP it’s scheduled for May 6-8 but many Florida residents have been opposed to the GP because of “intolerable” noise pollution (upset the Karens) and are not giving up the fight to call it off but we learned this week that Judge Alan Fine, who was being asked to grant a special hearing that […]

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Pato O'Ward wins his first win on 2022 at Barber motorsports Park

IndyCar Race Report Barber On this weeks Cook and Cars RaceDay Nation edition Rob D’Amico and Michele Rahal talk with guest Joey Barnes of TobyChristie.com about the IndyCar race at Barber Motorsports Park, the future of the sport, drama between drivers, policing and penalties. How can IndyCar pull in new fans with a show like […]

They Have the Meats

Rob D'Amico & Ron Dimpflmaier laughing on podcast

They Have the Meats These guys seem to be amused, will you? On this weeks Cooks and Cars (@cooksandcars), host Rob D’Amico (@robdamico) talks with Captain Ron Dimpflmaier (@cptron302) about building the ultimate beef and cheddar made from leftover prime rib cooked on the Big Green Egg. They also discuss cooking a crown roast and […]

Mecum Auction Photo Gallery

Mecum Auctions Block

Mecum Auctions Kissimmee 2022 Got to take a trip to Kissimmee, Florida for the world’s largest collector car auction, Mecum Auctions. The event runs from January 6-16, 2022 and features over 3500 vehicles. Most of my images are of the Michael Fux Collection, Jerry Brewis Estate, the Gary Thomas Collection, Jackie & Gary Runyon Collection […]

Lamborghini Urus Turns Four

Lamborghini Urus

Lamborghini Urus Turns Four The Lamborghini Urus Super SUV is celebrating four years since its international launch on 4 December 2017 at the Sant’Agata Bolognese headquarters. The third super sports car model alongside the Aventador and Huracán, opened up a new segment of luxury cars: the Super SUV, positioning itself as a reference point in […]

75th Anniversary for Ferrari

75th Anniversary for Ferrari

75th Anniversary for Ferrari Ferrari PR Maranello, 28 December 2021 – Enzo Ferrari first opened his small factory in Maranello in 1947. In the early post-war years, the mass car market was just about to break wide open, but he made a deliberate decision to go against the grain, pouring his experience instead into his […]

Spatchcock Poultry

Spatchcocked Turkey on the Big Green Egg Cutting Board

Spatchcocked could also mean that you butterflied your turkey or chicken. It’s very simply, a whole bird with the backbone removed and the bird flattened for cooking. OK … so why would you do this to a poultry? In addition to amazing your friends and family, there are several other advantages to spatchcocking a turkey […]

The Best Prime Rib for the Holidays

Cut Prime Rib on wooden cutting board

Cooks and Cars: The BBQ Buddha’s Perfect Prime Rib On this episode of Cooks and Cars, Chris Sussman aka The BBQ Buddha talks with Rob D’Amico about creating that perfect holiday prime rib on the Big Green Egg. Plus we discuss dry aging, butter compound vs butter rub, EGG setup, cooking temp and the best […]