No Garage Hour and no gearheads make listeners something something…

In the immortal words of Homer Simpson, “No TV and no beer make Homer something something…”  Don’t go crazy – Hank Watson’s Garage Hour hasn’t gone away – we’ve just left AM radio; the podcasts will continue. Long story short, through no fault of our own – and someone else’s...

10.25.14: Gearheads On-Air, Gearheads Online, Gearheads On Podcasts

At 6:PM tonight, the Garage Hour goons will chat about why lots of dudes grow mustaches in November (it’s Movember, dammit!) and welcome one of the prime movers behind San Diego’s Manly Cancer Awareness Month into the studio, Rick McElroy.  Of course, it’s the Garage Hour, and we’re dudes, so this will...

10.11.14: Old Racetracks, New Racecars, and Being Prepared for Year of the Idiot (or, Only a Fool Isn’t Ready)

Only the Garage Hour can pull off a two-faced episode like this: the ultimate in digression-action.  Digressaction.  We’ll talk racecars and racetracks and the 24 Hours of Lemons at Thunderhill with someone silly enough to do anything in a beater Honda for 24 hours, and begin the conversation about another track-car...

Great Beer Weekends! Sept 26-28 and Oct 3-5 w/ Oktoberfest and Twisted Manzanita

Some might say that any weekend in San Diego is a good beer weekend, but this one’s better than most…  Get your beer on this Saturday at Twisted Manzanita’s grand opening of their Pacific Beach filling station, errrrrr, tasting room (from 11:AM – 10:PM) - they’ve been running a soft opening for two weeks,...

September 20 @ 6:PM> Vintage Race @ Coronado SpeedFest, Vintage Vibe @ El Cajon’s Oktoberfest, Plus C.A.R.B.=Evil, Bike-Passing Laws=Blather, Off-Road Trails On Fire in O.C., 9/11 Conspiracies, and Win Garage Hour Merch!

We’re coming back to the studio with a vengeance, and if those Arizombies ain’t running already they’d better start.  This weekend’s Garage Hour is going to be stacked with gearhead, with everything from a look at this weekend’s Coronado Classics, the evil that is the California Air Resources Board, new...

Active Shooter Defense School of San Diego

Active Shooter Defense School> When it's time to defend yourself with a firearm, will you know how? ASDS teaches and trains to make gun owners smart shooters.

Tony's Lube & Tune in San Diego, CA

Tony's Lube & Tune> Full auto repair and upkeep, plus specialty tuning of WRXs, STis and Evos.

Twisted Manzanita in Santee, CA

Twisted Manzanita Ales and Spirits> Maker of fine, sippable adult beverages in San Diego's East County.
THIS is Hank Watson’s Garage Hour – 50,000 watts of gearhead terror. We’re the talk radio blowtorch you know and love, bringing you cars, trucks, beers and guns since 2009, with the sliciest canyon carving, dirtiest off-roading, biggest calibers, hairiest sasquatches, loudest explosions, and the best kinds of smoking rubble. Tune in to the go-to for gearhead get-some, the gear-banginest, term-slanginest, rootin-tootinest, highfalutinest, blue-collar awesomesauce you’ve seen since Top Gear full of beer.