November 22, 2019

 

The Clutch Basket is a new podcast about cars, motorcycles and trucks, hosted by Gordon McNeill and Matt Kee. Keep checking back for new episodes every week! Subscribe to our Instagram feed to see photos and digital art of the automotive treasures we find.

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  • Automotive "What were they thinking!"
    This episode is the final episode of the show and it goes without saying, it is a zinger.We are talking about those moments in history when car makers made some puzzling decisions, for better or worse. Lots of crackers and odd cars in this one.
    Gordon McNeill & Matt Kee
  • GT Cars 1
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  • Twin Cylinder Motorcycles
    Gordon McNeill & Matt Kee
  • Non-Yank V8's
    Gordon McNeill & Matt Kee
  • Loveable Losers
    Gordon McNeill & Matt Kee
  • 2 Stroke
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  • Motoring Bucket List
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  • Interesting Front Wheel Drive
    With the majority of new cars being front wheel drive these days, it might seem like it is the least interesting of all the drive technologies. Especially as we think back to our favourite rear wheel drive cars of the past.But front wheel drive wasn't always the norm, and it took some incredible engineering to […]
    Gordon McNeill & Matt Kee
  • Touring Vehicles
    Long distance trips in style and comfort is what this episode is all about.Whether it's by, car, motorcycle or camper, we talk about some of our favourites and what it would be like to take these things on a cross country adventure.Lots of stuff in this one including 4 cylinder bikes, GT cars, coaches, German […]
    Gordon McNeill & Matt Kee
  • 4X4
    Serious off roaders are the topic of this episode.We get stuck into some of the most iconic and important 4X4's of all time including history into how they cam about as well as specific design features that made them the important vehicles that they are.
    Gordon McNeill & Matt Kee
  • Fibreglass Cars
    This episode is all about those wonderful plastic pigs that roam the earth.Some are intended to be super cheap, others are pursuing performance with extreme power to weight ratios. This weeks episode covers things as diverse as Corvette's and Reliant Robin's. We have Viper's and and Ferrari's and a whole array of stuff in between.Fibreglass […]
    Gordon McNeill & Matt Kee
  • Extreme Motorcycles
    This episode is all about some of the most extreme motorcycle designs of all time!Fancy a motorcycle with a small block Chevy V8? Well, if thats not big enough for you, there is a big block available in the Boss Hoss. Perhaps a rotary engine motorcycle is for you with all the extreme complications that […]
    Gordon McNeill & Matt Kee
  • Bad Guy Cars FFA
    Free For All Episodes are off the top of our heads, so facts are only as accurate as our memories permit. We love to be contacted by listeners if you feel like we have missed something/gotten it wrong!This is a rather simple premise. We are covering the cars that are driven by bad guys in […]
    Gordon McNeill & Matt Kee
  • TVR History PT2
    We pick up where we left off in episode 1 and this episode covers the most famous era in TVR's long and interesting history. This is a time period when many of the most famous of TVR's came to be.We pick up with the Tasmin and S series, but the story quickly turns to V8's […]
    Gordon McNeill & Matt Kee
  • TVR History PT1
    TVR is the topic of a two part episode, similar to our Lotus 2 parter last season.Part one takes us from the companies origins under Trevor Wilkinson, through to the Martin Lilley era when many of the famous TVR's came to be.There is loads to cover in this episode including the Grantura and original Griffith, […]
    Gordon McNeill & Matt Kee
  • Luxury Cars FFA
    Free For All Episodes are off the top of our heads, so facts are only as accurate as our memories permit. We love to be contacted by listeners if you feel like we have missed something/gotten it wrong!This is all about luxurious barges and what it means in a persons life when they are choosing […]
    Gordon McNeill & Matt Kee
  • £10k Purchases
    We had a lot of fun last season with our £2k Purchases episode that we decided to go again but be more generous to ourselves with the budget.As always, we made life difficult for ourselves by restricting ourselves to some rather unusual categories. These are;1. A pre 1960's design2. A car to drive around Europe […]
    Gordon McNeill & Matt Kee
  • American Stuff FFA
    Free For All Episodes are off the top of our heads, so facts are only as accurate as our memories permit. We love to be contacted by listeners if you feel like we have missed something/gotten it wrong!This episode is all about Yank Tanks. It's full of info about trucks and cars including 4 wheel […]
    Gordon McNeill & Matt Kee
  • Factory Superchargers
    This episode covers some of the greatest cars to leave the factory with a supercharger. While there are too many to cover, we delve into some of our favourites.Some of the cars covered in this episode include the Aston Martin Virage, Nissan Micra Super Turbo, Studebaker Golden Hawk as well as some of the best […]
    Gordon McNeill & Matt Kee
  • Car Spotting to Automotive Gratefulness - FFA
    Free For All Episodes are off the top of our heads, so facts are only as accurate as our memories permit. We love to be contacted by listeners if you feel like we have missed something/gotten it wrong!We kick the conversation off with some serious wild car spotting, including one of the most outrageous and […]
    Gordon McNeill & Matt Kee