Car Talk on 89.5-1

Saturdays at noon and Sundays at 5pm
  • Hosted by Tom and Ray Magliozzi

You don't have to know anything about cars to love The Best of Car Talk, the funniest of more than 20 years of riotous advice on autos from Tom and Ray Magliozzi (aka Click and Clack, the Tappet Brothers).  Listen as Tom and Ray crack wise while they diagnose Dodges and dismiss Diahatsus, all from "our fair city" (Boston). 

Poor Betsy. Or Bert. We know how difficult it can be to break ties with a beloved car. Yeah, it's been around the block a few times, but oh! the pleasure it gave you on trips back and forth to everywhere. There does comes a time, though, in every vehicle's life to say goodbye. Click and Clack, the car guys, have a way to sweeten that sorrow. Instead of selling off your beloved vehicle or sending it to a junkyard, donate it instead to public radio. Car Talk Vehicle Donation Services will whisk...

Click and Clack, the Car Talk Tappet Brothers, have debuted their new app Breakdown Lane. Using listener-submitted Mechanics Files of nearly 30,000 garages, this app provides customer reviews, directions and contact info for mechanics across the U.S. Breakdown Lane also includes Car Talk hosts Tom and Ray Magliozzi's simple and fun illustrated guides for changing a flat tire and jump-starting your car. Store important information about your vehicle and, when you're waiting for the tow truck,...

NPR In The News: The Car Talk Edition

Jun 11, 2012

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s-q-vBKC_e0 It probably made Tom and Ray Magliozzi proud that many media outlets used their best - or maybe worst - car puns to headline Car Talk 's news last week. Cable news networks paid tribute Friday night to the brothers' and the 35 years of laughter, automobile guidance and occasional relationship advice they brought to listeners: ABC News: 'Click and Clack' Radio Host Go Dark - CBS News and NBC Nightly News with Brian William s also announced the news. -...