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Performance Car Podcast with David Reynolds

By Scott Newman and David Reynolds, 01 Mar 2018 Performance Car Podcast

Supercars driver and 2017 Bathurst 1000 champ joins MOTOR for a chat

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Welcome to the latest episode of the Performance Car Podcast.

In this episode MOTOR Magazine Associate Editor Scott Newman is joined by Supercar driver and 2017 Bathurst 1000 winner David Reynolds. Reynolds is one of the biggest characters in motorsport and was welcomed to the MOTOR fold as a judge at Performance Car of the Year 2018.

Ahead of the 2018 Supercars season we catch up with Reynolds to discuss helping out at Performance Car of the Year 2018 (1:15), how life has changed since winning Bathurst (3:10), the challenge of winning the 2017 race (4:20), Reynolds' difficult early times at Bathurst (5:10), the challenge of Mount Panorama (6:45), how he got into motor racing (8:30) and his early career (9:30).

They also cover young drivers in Supercars (10:20), whether being a professional racing driver is everything it's cracked up to be (12:00), learning from more experience teammates (13:20), the importance of being yourself (14:00), looking up to Mark Skaife and Johnson and Friends (16:30).

Then it's on to the infamous 'Pussy Wagon' comments (18:00), the age of political correctness and getting fined (19:00), Shoeys (21:40), Supercars drivers being friends (22:00), how it affects the on-track action (23:10), the best drivers to race against (24:30).

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These are just some of the topics covered in an epic chat with one of the good guys of motor racing. The video from this episode is also available at www.youtube.com/MOTORofficial while the audio can be found on iTunes or podbean for those on the move. Please rate, subscribe and leave us a review and any topics, people or cars you’d like us to cover please let us know via the comments or motor@bauer-media.com.au