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Published: Tue, 11 Oct 2016 02:49:27 +0000

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Woofcast #607: Make MINI Great Again

Tue, 11 Oct 2016 02:49:27 +0000

Back on track as promised! We start off by ruining the brand (so offline I can't even share it with you here) and Alex is trying to make MINI great again from San Fransisco. And, no, we won't be starting a political podcast. That's what we get for recording the same nice as the VP debates. Once that is out of the system, we do news from MotoringFile like we like to do. Plus we take a deeper than normal dive into sales. Don't forget to check out the new! New design, new layout, works awesome on all of your devices and still adding 3,000 new items every month! Also, thanks to Joe in Philly for this week's show image of his first GP! Keep sending those in gang, we will keep using them!(image)

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Woofcast #606: Hyper Cafenium Spazinate

Mon, 03 Oct 2016 03:36:23 +0000

Finally a new show after WRR HQ: Arizona relocation and we are right back to it. News from MotoringFile like we like to do, plus Alex tells us about his adventures driving his F56 JCW vs the 2nd Generation JCW GP. Plus a reminder about cold weather and tires, since it's that time of year. And Todd snorts. And db builds a JCW Clubman. Warning to the affliates; we do go long this week. Congratulations to Steve C for garnering show art for this week! Check out his very fine 2014 Cooper S Roadster with JCW exterior/interior (Red Raven) and 2015 Countryman S (Clifford)! Thank you Steve for sending that in. If you want your MINI to be featured, it's super simple; just upload a photo to our Facebook page or @ reply @whiteroofradio on Instagram or Twitter.  (image)

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#605: Alex is back!

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 04:14:36 +0000

Alex is back and WRR does it's part to help you out with your citizenship needs. That, plus MINI stuff and news like we like to do. Full notes to follow, there have been some delays due to the relocation of WRR HQ - AZ. Special thanks to Gary for submitting that fantastic art you are seeing! Your MINI can be featured as well, just upload it to our Facebook page or @ reply us on Instagram or Twitter. It's not a competition gang! Send in your photo and it will get featured! Download|WRR @ iTunes | Show Notes  (image)

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Woofcast #604: Old Dudes in Lamborghinis

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 04:35:30 +0000

We get an update on what ride Chad took to the Woodward Dream Cruise. Really though, the big deal is that Chad actually closed on a brand new building for Detroit Tuned! Watch for more details to follow very soon, probabaly on the DT Facebook Page, so stay tuned! Once we do get started, we direct you to the MotoringFile X1 Review. TL/DR; Gabe doesn't fancy it, mostly because it looks like everything else on the road. For you Clubman owners, watch for an upcoming recall very soon. It seems like a minor issue that is hopefully a simple fix. We also have information on updated oil specifications for all MINIs. Finally, some information about MINI Connected. Once done with news, and a reminder to visit to check out the new site, I had the chance to drive a Mazda MX-5 last week and the boys let me talk about it. I have only one word; small. Too bad because it was pretty brilliant otherwise. Still, I'd rather have a MINI Cooper Roadster for many reasons. Listen for those. Thanks to Leopold, aka Philip the VW Tech, for this week's show art! I asked for you guys to upload photos of you MINI to our Facebook page, or to tag us on Instagram or Twitter. If you do that, your MINI will be featured! Don't make me keep using press photos, those are boring. Get to sharing those photos gang! Download|WRR @ iTunes | Show Notes(image)

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Woofcast #603: It's Just Seepage

Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:09:37 +0000

Chad tells us about the hot thing happening last week in Detroit; the Woodward Dream Cruise. Rumor has it there was even many El Camino's spotted. We do news from MotoringFile like we like to do, including some inside information about what Gabe thinks about the X1, especially how it compares to the Clubman. We'll get him back soon to give us more detail. If you missed it, I'm bored of using press photos for show art and we are looking at you, the fine and good looking White Roof Radio listener, to share photos of your baby with us to feature as art for the shows! All you have to do is tag us on Instagram or Twitter or post it to the Facebook page and we'll do the rest! Get to tagging and we just might select your MINI to be the featured image. This week's featured MINI is Bruce (shown here in B&W). Finally, make sure to click over to for the full line of Piloti shoes they just added, and to check out the new website! Download|WRR @ iTunes | Show Notes(image)

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Woofcast #602: The JCW is ready for takeoff

Wed, 10 Aug 2016 18:00:00 +0000

A little sales, a little JCW Clubman and little talk of what we think is the new normal. All that an more! Special treat again, we are joined by Mr. MotoringFile again. A quick heads up in that we do go long this week. Thanks for all the birthday wishes gang! Glad you are still digging the show! We plan to keep doing this as long as you keep listening! Not mentioned in the show, but I want to start featuring your MINI in the show notes. It's really easy to do! Post to our Facebook page or tag us on Twitter or Instagram and watch out for your MINI to maybe be featured art for an upcoming episode. (image)

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Woofcast #1: Happy Birthday White Roof Radio

Mon, 01 Aug 2016 18:27:26 +0000

On this day in 2005, after a couple of weeks of testing, setting up the website, getting art work ready and trying to figure out how to record a show, Todd and I posted the very first episode of White Roof Radio under the white roof! It's been a long and awesome ride and there is no way, NO WAY, that we could have done this without you guys, the White Roof Radio Army! Thanks for listening, sharing, saying hi at events and all the things. Also no way I could have gone this long without Todd, Gabe, Michael Babishkin, Nathaniel Saltzman, Chad Miller or Alex Sitbon. No way. We've come along way and hopefully still have a long way to go.  Happy Birthday White Roof Radio!!!!!(image)

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Woofcast #601: How Does MINI Fix This?

Fri, 29 Jul 2016 19:45:49 +0000

We are back after MTTS, joined by Mr. Bridger for some lively talk about sales, marketing and all other things MINI. Todd even gives us his thoughts about MTTS2016 and we get an interview with our pals Charlie and Sean from the MotorTrend Audio Podcast!(image)

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Woofcast #600: The Wolf is Hammered

Wed, 20 Jul 2016 10:00:00 +0000

The 600th spin around the podcast planet. 11th anniversary coming up August 1st. One might say that we have been doing this for quite a while. And we know that many of you have been with us since the beginning or close enough to call it that, and for that, we thank you! News and opinion this week, like we like to do. We are confused by the sales numbers and we discuss Anders Warming leaving MINI. I think you will enjoy this one.(image)

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Woofcast #599: You Alienated Your Base

Tue, 12 Jul 2016 16:00:00 +0000

Recorded as the rest of you were headed to #mtts2016. We talk sales, or lack there of and other news from and a few others that we found over the week, including our take on Top Gear. Also, please, for the love of Alex, please do not use expanding foam or caulk to silence the rattles in your MINI. MTTSers, don't forget about Detroit Tuned as you pass through Michigan this week! Stop by and say hi to Chad and hang out at the shop on your way to St. Ignace! If you are looking for something else to listen, we'd appreciate it if you could check out the latest show under the White Roof; Ride Bikes Radio. Talking about bicycles once per week. And beer. Lots of beer. Download |WRR @ iTunes | Show Notes(image)

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Woofcast #598: Minus the Bear

Fri, 08 Jul 2016 16:00:00 +0000

In this episode, we find Todd and Alex talking about what you would expect; their JCWs. Alex gives us more information about his new car that I know many of you will enjoy. Then we talk tech and the JD Power survey. For those of you heading out to MTTS, find our girl AJ starting in Atlanta if you are looking for MTTS badges, decals or magnets. Then watch for Todd starting in Minnesota.   (image)

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Woofcast #597: Alex Buys a JCW

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 18:00:00 +0000

With Todd busy getting ready for MTTS and Chad super busy at the shop, it's just Alex and I this week, which is awesome since Alex just bought a 2016 JCW! Besides hearing all about (and me being disappointed that it doesn't have a white roof), we talk about some of the news from MotoringFile. I also doubt that the US is getting a diesel. Again. If you are going on MTTS, make sure to find our man Todd. He'll have a selection of badges, stickers and magnets for the event in case you did not get yours in time from

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Woofcast #596: The Wheel & Tire Show

Mon, 20 Jun 2016 18:00:00 +0000

The boys soldier on in my absence. Joined by Gabe to cover news from Not only that, but an epic Ask Chad talking about tires and wheels. A note to the affliates, we do go long this week. It's MTTS season! We will be trying to cover the event as best as we can, so stay tuned!    (image)

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Woofcast #595: 2017 Model Year Changes

Wed, 08 Jun 2016 19:19:51 +0000

Full notes to follow, but these are the changes that are coming for the 2017 MINI Model year including price and options. (image)

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Woofcast #594: Cut the Balls Off Your Car

Fri, 03 Jun 2016 04:34:08 +0000

Joined tonight by Mr. MotoringFile, Gabe Bridger, we spend more than a fair amount of time talking about MINIs, like we like to do. There was the Car & Driver long-term review of the F56 that Gabe took issue with, and that started quite the conversation. Talked about sales, and the ongoing trend of sales […](image)

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Woofcast #593: The Bonus Round

Fri, 27 May 2016 20:38:48 +0000

Just in time for you holiday! Should the JCW run closer to 300HP? Is MINI Getting Car Play? Is Alex having problems with cats? All of these questions, plus listener feedback, in this weeks show! Have a great Memorial Day weekend guys! Download |WRR @ iTunes | Show Notes(image)

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Woofcast 592: Listen to Han Solo

Fri, 20 May 2016 04:02:00 +0000

All over the automotive landscape tonight. MINI News, as usual, plus a few other things. Like how this featuring the ridiculous BMW commercial (below). And more about how the car show is dying. And a little about the upcoming All4 Clubman. That and we finally let Alex make a Star Wars reference! Download |WRR @ […](image)

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Woofcast #591: My Fob is Smaller Than Yours

Thu, 12 May 2016 03:21:08 +0000

Todd, Alex and I talking more about what is wrong with MINI these days. There is a prerequisite for this show. Go over and read the Hipster Malarky about the new MINI Seven first. It is truly some of the most ridiculous marketing materials we have ever read. When you are done, take a minute […](image)

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Woofcast #590: I’d Blame Onkyo for That

Fri, 06 May 2016 05:28:32 +0000

Talking about MINI Cooper stuff with Chad, Alex and Todd, like we like to do. News from Motoringfile as well as this story from the WSJ and this about pending lawsuits against MINI, plus a few other things. A great show if you ask me that you guys will really like! Download |WRR @ iTunes […](image)

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Woofcast #589: A Day Late

Mon, 02 May 2016 03:05:28 +0000

Actually a bit more than a day late, but by show time, it’s a day late. It’s the new math. News from Motoringfile, shout-outs to you guys (thanks for all the feedback on the last show) and talking to Todd about buying a new car every week. Plus, would you rent your MINI, AirBNB style, […](image)

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Woofcast #588: Alex and the $19 Bottle of Water

Thu, 21 Apr 2016 04:21:46 +0000

Alex is back! Since illness and other things kept us from making a show last week, you might think that we had a few things to say, and you’d be right. The boys were pretty revved up tonight, and I think it makes for a pretty great show! Don’t forget, event season is just around […](image)

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Woofcast #587: Clever Title Goes Here

Thu, 07 Apr 2016 03:29:32 +0000

With Chad out sick, Alex still adjusting to the cost of living in CA (and waiting for his show gear to arrive via donkey train, I think) and Gabe’s flight running late, Todd and I soldiered on. Talking about some good MINI stuff, like we like to do. We discussed sales, including this about the […](image)

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Woofcast 586: New Possibilities

Thu, 24 Mar 2016 03:23:37 +0000

Joined by (Mr. MotoringFile)[] tonight, we discuss all things F56, including some new revalations Todd shares about his new JCW. That, plus safety results (awesome!) and Gabe compares the new Clubman to the JCW Roadster. You are going to like this one! Download |WRR @ iTunes | Show Notes(image)

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Woofcast #585: 4 bikes, 3 MINIs

Thu, 17 Mar 2016 03:14:08 +0000

Breaking our silence! There is a very good reason for that as Todd has added a Chili Red JCW F56 to his stable. And I added another bicycle. The bulk of the show is, of course, talking about Todd’s new MINI (also has the JCW Exhaust) and how much Todd is in love with it. […](image)

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Time for a Break. Again

Thu, 10 Mar 2016 04:39:58 +0000

Dear fine and good looking fans of White Roof Radio, We have been doing this for more than 10 years as you already know. I have made the decision for us to take a break. As before, I will be sharing episodes from the Way Back Machine during that time, first one will be coming […](image)

Woofcast #584: Kittens Sell Cars

Thu, 25 Feb 2016 04:28:09 +0000

Now that we have all, mostly, returned to the land of the living, we thought it would be a good idea to do a show. Todd, Chad and I doing what we do. Talking about MINIs and other cars. How about the way manufacturers pad the books to boost their sales numbers? And some talk […](image)

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Woofcast #583

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:54:05 +0000

Just getting it into the feed gang. Notes to follow. Special thanks to our man Brian Dallas for covering for db (who was sick) and Alex (who was something else). Download |WRR @ iTunes | Show Notes(image)

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Woofcast #582: Macaroni Salad and Supermodels

Tue, 02 Feb 2016 05:19:20 +0000

News from MotoringFile, including a visit by Gabe as we drove around Vegas in a Dodge Dart, Ask Chad and some programing updates. Oh, and we talk MINI advertising in preparation for the Super Bowl ad and this story we found that we thought was interesting. Also it was pre seeing the actual ad. Ask […](image)

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Woofcast #581: Who is Anders Warmer

Wed, 27 Jan 2016 04:33:50 +0000

News from, including some talk about the new convertible, new transmissions and the new Clubman with All4. Not to mention some shocking numbers about the resale value of the F56. Truly shocking. We are back from Vegas and a good time was had by all. We actually got to talk to Gabe about the […](image)

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Woofcast #580: Would You Like John Varvatos or Vince Camuto?

Tue, 19 Jan 2016 05:15:31 +0000

Big show this week. BIG show! We have tech updates, we have news from and Chad lays down the knowledge! Not only that, but we found some minor issues with the new owners lounge and reminisce about the owners lounge. Plus so much more. Don’t forget to check out BimmerFile for all of the […](image)

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Woofcast #579: Let’s Try Again Using The Term Affordable

Tue, 12 Jan 2016 04:57:12 +0000

We are back from our end of year holiday break and feeling excited for 2016! Of course we start by talking about weather, like we like to do. News from MotoringFile, an Ask Chad question, car talk and exciting events! It’s going to be a great year gang, and we hope you stick around with […](image)

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Gabe and Todd Drive the Clubman

Wed, 30 Dec 2015 05:21:58 +0000

In case you missed it in Woofcast 577, here is the audio from the Clubman press event in Savannah, GA. In which, Gabe and Todd wax poetic about the Clubman and the boring state of roads in Georgia, and the Clubman. Regular service will resume the 2nd week of January, 2016 with Woofcast 579, schedule […](image)

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Woofcast #578: They’ve Got to be Chrome

Wed, 23 Dec 2015 04:32:01 +0000

Ladies and Gentlemen, presenting the final episode of White Roof Radio for 2015. Finishing off the beginning of our 10th year podcasting with some news, views, opinions, mud flaps and nothing, I repeat nothing about Star Wars! Oh, and the mullet, to help Alex with his citizenship requirements. All of the news from MotoringFile, plus […](image)

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Woofcast #577: The Clubman Show, Again

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 05:15:12 +0000

Todd & Gabe went down to Georgia, they were looking for a MINI to Drive. Which they found in the shape of the new Clubman! Good stuff here to be sure. Plus, listener shout-outs and a very little bit of tire talk, which will be revisiting next week during Woofcast 578, the last show for […](image)

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Woofcast #576: We Don’t Need A Title This Week

Wed, 09 Dec 2015 04:01:15 +0000

A short show, sans Alex, for you this week. Bonus it’s a day late, and that’s on me. Apologies. News from Motoringfile, an update about my MINI and a few other odds and ends. Todd and Gabe are in Georgia for the US Clubman Press Launch. Hopefully you have been following along on Instagram for […](image)

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Woofcast 575: Free football phone with every Countryman

Tue, 24 Nov 2015 13:38:07 +0000

To those of you in the United States, Happy Thanksgiving. To the rest of you every where else, have a fantastic Thursday this week. We handle news fromMotoringFile as always, including quite a bit more Clubman news, JCW stuff and our thoughts about the new convertible. Also, we answer a group Ask Chad question, kind of, explaining the difference between a 1st generation and 2nd generation R56 and why the post LCI cars are better. If you have been around for any time, you have heard this conversation before. When you have a minute, check out this gallery of photos from the LA Auto Show by Lex Adams. The photos are fantastic and we use them as our point of reference for a bunch of stuff this week. In case you missed it, starting now until the end of the year, is offering free shipping on all orders. Starting Wednesday, Detroit Tuned is offering free shipping on all orders over $150! That’s HUGE saving from both Todd and Chad for this holiday season, so don’t miss out!(image)

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Woofcast #575: Free football phone with every Countryman

Tue, 24 Nov 2015 04:49:45 +0000

To those of you in the United States, Happy Thanksgiving. To the rest of you every where else, have a fantastic Thursday this week. We handle news from MotoringFile as always, including quite a bit more Clubman news, JCW stuff and our thoughts about the new convertible. Also, we answer a group Ask Chad question, […](image)

Woofcast #574: Get Your Head Out Of Your Apps

Tue, 17 Nov 2015 04:34:03 +0000

Lots of show for you guys tonight. To get this out of the way, thanks to everyone that reminded us that we missed the Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald anniversary. Are you new here? No worries, Woofcast 21 will get you up to speed. The first 10 minutes are classic White Roof Radio and you […](image)

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Woofcast #573: Hello, Donald

Tue, 10 Nov 2015 04:17:02 +0000

Another big show for you guys! News from MotoringFile as usual, including us really digging the upcoming 4 door limited edition JCW Carbon Edition, which we think is going to be a winner. Too bad only about 150 of them are coming to the states. If you are interested, you should start bugging your dealer […](image)

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Woofcast #572: What Ever Happened to Courtney Love

Tue, 03 Nov 2015 03:49:40 +0000

News of the week from MotoringFile plus we talk about the weather. We also let you know that you can mod your MINI and an update about the airbag recall. Subscribe | Download |WRR @ iTunes | Show Notes(image)

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Wooftcast #571: You Don’t Need That Kind of Negativity In Your Life

Tue, 27 Oct 2015 04:00:09 +0000

Our boy Alex loves the Star Wars. He started watching the new trailer last week and hasn’t stopped yet. Needless to say, we start with some Shuttle Cast this week. Besides Star Wars, some talk about Podcast Apps that we like. Moving on, it is the convertible show. The new Convertible MINI was announced last […](image)

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Woofcast #570: I’ve Got One On Order

Tue, 20 Oct 2015 03:44:02 +0000

News from MotoringFile sure. That’s what we do. Talking about Alex heading to NASCAR at Kansas and to drive “The GP”. A little car gadget talk, including dash cams. And possible full engine replacements. Plus, we can’t figure out why Alex likes this. C’mon gang, back up Todd and I with this! Comments are open. […](image)

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WRR Interview: Stephen Simpson MINI JCW Racing Team Driver

Sat, 17 Oct 2015 15:28:04 +0000

Last week we had the privilege of interviewing Stephen Simpson, one of the drivers of the MINI JCW Racing Team. It was a great conversion not only because Stephen’s a great guy, but also because we learned so much about how the team came about and what made it successful. The one thing that surprised […](image)

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Woofcast #569: Get Off My Lawn

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 04:16:10 +0000

News from MotoringFile tonight, like we like to do. When you get a chance, Gabe has a great write up after checking out the Clubman last week and you can read that here. You can check out the epic photo of the Amazon Prime Motoring Show lads here. And check out Library of Motoring here. […](image)

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Woofcast #568: This is The Show Right Now?

Tue, 06 Oct 2015 03:55:50 +0000

News from MotoringFile? Check. Ask Chad? Check. Awesome iPhone talk? Check. Plus, Todd schools us on the electric seats and how big of a rip-off they really are. No, really, listen. A quick update about my MINI and the MPG. Hint; it’s getting better. And Chad lays down the knowledge during Ask Chad. If you […](image)

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Woofcast 567: Boom, You’re an American

Tue, 29 Sep 2015 03:47:55 +0000

We heard you like the new Clubman, so we put some Clubman in your Clubman. #Clubman. You might have guessed that we spent a fair amount of time talking about the Clubman (!), mostly because the configurator went live. We all took the time to do a quick build out, even with all of the […](image)

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Woofcast #566: Setting Off Car Alarms

Tue, 22 Sep 2015 03:11:22 +0000

Starting off picking on Alex because he won’t stop using Waze and I tell my Waze story. We wish it worked, but Todd started his installation 4 months ago and it’s still not done. Once we finish with that nonsense, Todd tells us about his experience looking at Volvo’s (you’re welcome!). Then, it’s news from […](image)

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Woofcast #565: Jesus Wore It Long

Tue, 15 Sep 2015 03:52:59 +0000

Back to normal, finally! We have your news from MotoringFile, another Ask Chad Question and db rants about hipsters! You guys are in for a real treat. Be sure to stick around after the clicking sound if you want to listen to a little Shuttle Cast. If you don’t, no harm, no foul, you can […](image)

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Woofcast #564: Sounds Better Than a Subaru

Tue, 08 Sep 2015 18:34:15 +0000

We were delayed by the holiday gang,thanks for you patience! The latest news from MotoringFile, a great Ask Chad question and some talk about Volvos. Full notes with links to follow later today. Subscribe | Download |WRR @ iTunes | Show Notes(image)

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Woofcast #563: The Gluten Free Show

Tue, 25 Aug 2015 04:16:07 +0000

We are back and with a short show for you guys this week. Todd, Chad and I spend tonight talking about camber, electric cars and gluten free all the things. Some things that might interest you are the new Motoringfile, Gabe’s Tesla review and your homework for the next show and more! Don’t forget to […](image)

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From the Archives: Woofcast #102

Tue, 18 Aug 2015 04:02:04 +0000

Firing up the way back machine again for you guys, but only once this week. Between Chad recovering from MINI on the Mac and Todd printing t-shirts and recovering from the Vegas heat and Alex being out of the country, thought it would be good time to take a break. Enjoy. This was the first […](image)

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#tbt: Woofcast #2

Thu, 13 Aug 2015 15:00:19 +0000

Continuing our trip through the way back machine with the 2nd episode of The World Famous White Roof Radio! Again with Gabe Bridger, we touch on quite a few things… This week on Motoringfile This week on dbmini. Can we stop with the wax? MSRP vs. Over charge Buy local vs. Buy out of state […](image)

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Woofcast #562: When Does the Trash Talking Start?

Tue, 11 Aug 2015 04:47:19 +0000

Gabe joins us tonight to talk about news from MotoringFile and his time with the new JCW, after Chad recaps MINI on the Mack. Listen for him and AJ soon on the MotorTrend Podcast! Gabe’s full review of the JCW can be found at Besides all of that, we also talk about this article […](image)

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#tbt: Woofcast #1

Thu, 06 Aug 2015 15:00:37 +0000

Where it all started way back in 2005. I present to you the first Woofcast as it was originally posted. Most of the links don’t work, but the audio does and that’s what you are hear for anyway, right? A quick welcome to the new home of the db & Todd podcast. –Todd has wicked […](image)

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Woofcast #561: The $50 Liquid Cake

Tue, 04 Aug 2015 04:19:40 +0000

On this, the 10th ANNIVERSARY of White Roof Radio, we are joined by our good friend AJ on her way to the Mack. Then, we talk about the Top Gear boys heading to Amazon Prime, MINI on the Mack, recalls and Alex recaps his trip to Lime Rock and his time in the new F56 […](image)

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Woofcast #560: Go For Pants

Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:47:43 +0000

Special treat this week for you guys. Joined by the world famous Gabriel Bridger, who was with Alex in Connecticut for the JCW Press weekend. They get to all of this after Gabe tells me how awesome my car looks, painted arches and all. After that, and discovering that Alex is slowly turning into an […](image)

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Woofcast #559: Keep Them Waxed

Tue, 21 Jul 2015 04:43:40 +0000

Alternately titled: Check Your Oil! Go, do it today. Thank you. With that out of the way, it’s us talking about MINI stuff, like we like to do. News from, we talk a little bit about my MINI and brakes. And race cars. And checking your oil. And family. Patrick George had to cancel […](image)

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WRR Interview: A Conversation With A Motoring Advisor

Wed, 15 Jul 2015 19:39:42 +0000

Two weeks ago we had the chance to interview Tony Poulson, Motoring Advisor at MINI of Murray. We’ve been wanting to have a conversation with a Motoring Advisor for some time and this gave us the opportunity to cover a number of interesting topics. Among other things, we learned what makes a great MA and […](image)

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Woofcast #558: I Am Not Wearing Pants

Tue, 14 Jul 2015 04:25:43 +0000

News from, #mtts2016 updates, MINIs on the Mac updates and a whole lot more all in this week’s episode of The World Famous White Roof Radio. Also, be sure to check out our newest sponsor fun thing to play with, Keep checking back, that will be fun! This week we’ll be joined by […](image)

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Woofcast #557: The Dog Show

Tue, 07 Jul 2015 04:02:15 +0000

We start with dogs, move on to more dogs (via MINIUSA) and end, oddly enough, on dogs. In between, we do get to the latest news from MotoringFile, the last episode of Top Gear and my current experience with the Automatic ODB reader and error codes. I’ve recommended this in the past on Facebook, but […](image)

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Woofcast #556: The Clubman Show

Tue, 30 Jun 2015 03:25:03 +0000

We heard you like Clubman, so we put some Clubman in your Clubman. #clubman. Besides our thoughts on the latest MINI (spoiler alert; we like it), we have a very unique interview with Motoring Advisor Tony Poulson. Click through to nerd out on his art (and buy something if you like it!). Subscribe | Download […](image)

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Woofcast #555: We Have a Petition for That

Tue, 23 Jun 2015 04:36:20 +0000

Bringing you the Triple 5 this week, talking about a good interview with David Duncan, the new MINI logo (top right of the page), the upcoming 2016 model year changes and Alex’s petition to save the rear fogs in the US. And the new Clubman! And the Rendezvous video, if you haven’t seen it before. […](image)

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Woofcast 554: It’s Got LoJack and Window Tint

Tue, 16 Jun 2015 03:56:03 +0000

News from MotoringFile, including, but not limited to the new Clubman and JCW (again) before moving on to the content portion of the show. Please join Todd, Chad, Alex and me for another rousing round of White Roof Radio! Subscribe | Download |WRR @ iTunes | Show Notes(image)

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Woofcast #553: Free with French Toast at Ihop

Tue, 09 Jun 2015 03:17:00 +0000

Back from AMVIV, we talk about that, news from MotoringFile, jet powered MINI Coopers that crash and how children don’t like to drive. All this and more on this weeks episode. Subscribe | Download |WRR @ iTunes | Show Notes(image)

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Video: AMVIV Motorama

Wed, 03 Jun 2015 14:43:08 +0000

A little shaky cam video from AMVIV this last weekend. It was taken during the Motorama, which is a fancy word for going out to look at some cool MINI Coopers and raise money for a good cause. We are back to recording this week. Show will be live (audio) as well starting shortly after […](image)

Woofcast #552: Welcome to the Tire Show

Tue, 26 May 2015 03:41:46 +0000

Try as I want to avoid it, we ended up talking about tires more than normal tonight. Along with news from MotorFile and Chad recaps his experience from this years Dragon. Plus some buyers remorse that we thought was slightly entertaining. Heading to AMVIV? There is a giant eBook with everything you will want to […](image)

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Woofcast #551: Just Like Hootie and The Blowfish

Tue, 19 May 2015 04:06:24 +0000

We are excited for AMVIV and update you with all of the cool car stuff happening in Vegas NEXT weekend! Plus, Alex is still car shopping, I talk about the Roadster and the latest mods to Bruce. And, Todd tells us the problem with the horn on the F56. 1 word: broken. Of course we […](image)

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Woofcast #550: I Want a Cyclecart

Tue, 05 May 2015 05:23:52 +0000

This week we are all about go-carts and MINIs that race. Listen for the great interview Todd got from the guys at Lap Motor Sports. Yes, those guys, the ones that are racing the F56 all over the country. Make sure you take a minute to check Petrolicious for cycle carts. No, do it, really! […](image)

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Woofcast #549: Top Gear and Titties

Tue, 28 Apr 2015 04:24:39 +0000

News of the week from MotoringFile, as always and we might have talked a little about Top Gear tonight. Oh! And, as a special treat, Nathaniel joins us from Salzmoto and the ever popular ScooterFile to talk about the F56 (the latest in the MotoringFile Garage. We had a great time and think you will […](image)

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Woofcast #548: Test Drives are Broken for Guys Like Us

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 04:13:47 +0000

Alex finds the cure and tried to drive a JCW. Todd survived Vegas (again) and talks about his GP (again). I update you guys on and tell you how to get a room in Vegas. Plus news from MotoringFile like we like to do. Also, don’t forget guys, we are now offering the show […](image)

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Woofcast 547: Travel Like a Wad of Cash to the Safe

Tue, 14 Apr 2015 03:58:55 +0000

Todd drives a VW GTI in Las Vegas. And likes it! We talk about that for quite a bit before going to news from MotoringFile. Played with a new way of sharing the show live for you guys, watch for us to do that way more often! Subscribe | Download |WRR @ iTunes | Show […](image)

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Woofcast Live: On the Downlow (we are testing)

Fri, 10 Apr 2015 02:20:08 +0000

A new way to listen live. We tested on Thursday night and we were very pleased with the results. Watch for us to make this a more regular part of the show! whiteroofradio is on Mixlr(image)

Woofcast 546: Favorite Thing To Do With My Clothes On

Tue, 07 Apr 2015 04:17:13 +0000

First, thanks to all of our Philly MINI peeps for returning the boys safely to their respective homes. Very glad a good time was had by all and Todd was able to work his magic, including this fine roof graphic. After more Philly love, and a shout out to our man Big Jack for for […](image)

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Woofcast #545: I’d Rather Have a Moped

Tue, 24 Mar 2015 03:45:01 +0000

We start out with some event reminders to keep you guys in the loop. If you are one that is going to be attending AMVIV, you should be getting registered at The Silverton sooner than later. Last week they were already at 75% capacity on the room rate. While you are there, you should also […](image)

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Woofcast #544: This Time, We Mean It

Tue, 17 Mar 2015 19:48:59 +0000

Technical glitches kept us from getting this episode up on time for you guys. Our apologies. ~db Guests are back! This week, Shawn Myers and Charlie Volgelheim from the Motor Trend Podcast join us to talk about MINIs. If you haven’t subscribed to their show, you really should, especially for their award-winning episode from MTTS […](image)

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Woofcast #543: Plastidip and the Future of Mobility

Tue, 10 Mar 2015 04:06:54 +0000

Joined by Gabe yet again for a rousing rendition of The World Famous White Roof Radio. We cover news of the week from MotoringFile as usual,including small wheels and the state of in car infotainment systems. Should we keep apologizing for auto makers or is it time for them to realize that they can’t do […](image)

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Woofcast #542: The Turbo Nipple

Tue, 03 Mar 2015 05:53:39 +0000

Joined by Mr. Gabe Bridger from MotoringFile this week and recorded live. Thanks to everyone for coming by to watch and listen! We covered news and whatever else came along. Plus, we let Gabe talk a bit about the new Company Car with it’s tiny wheels with Summer tires during a typical Chicago winter. And […](image)

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Woofcast #542 Live!

Sun, 01 Mar 2015 23:12:34 +0000


Invitation: Woofcast #542 – Live

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 04:55:03 +0000

Join us, won’t you? Sunday, March 1st starting shortly after 6:00 PM Eastern time, we will be recording Woofcast 542, live! I’m going to warm up the chat room and everything. We’ll have you done in time for dinner, unless you decide to play the drinking game! After you are done putting that into your […](image)

Woofcast #541

Tue, 24 Feb 2015 05:14:26 +0000

News of the week from MotoringFile, a few updates about my MINI (including the new body kit) and we are doing another live show! Be sure to join us Sunday, March 1st around 6:00 PM EST. Full details to follow later this week. If you are going to be going to the annual Philly MINI […](image)

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Woofcast #540: Only If I Can Keep the Lizards

Tue, 17 Feb 2015 05:39:09 +0000

I get things started talking about graphics removal from Bruce and the new JCW body kit. Photos of that will follow and I’m going to be curious to hear what you guy think of it with, gasp(!), painted arches. And a few other things that I want to get done before we move on to […](image)

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Woofcast 539: Thirteen Dollars and Fifty Cents, Plus Tax

Tue, 10 Feb 2015 15:59:04 +0000

UPDATE – Corrected links. Apologies for this showing in your feed twice. I still don’t think the diesel is coming and other news from start us out this week. All of the news that is fit for us to talk about it. A little Ask Chad/Todd about graphics you will find useful. Alex recaps […](image)

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Woofcast #538: Overserved at the MGM Grand

Tue, 03 Feb 2015 06:12:34 +0000

Weather and Vegas silliness to get us started this week. And Todd had lunch with Carlos Santana. And Chad shoveled the driveway. And Todd reconned the Silverton Resort for AMVIV. Once I was done typing the word and, we got started with news from the week from MotoringFile, including out thoughts about the odd things […](image)

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Woofcast 537: The Coffee Mug is Mine, B!$#%

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 03:53:58 +0000

db buys a MINI, Alex’s friends check out the new MINI 5 door and Todd makes a MINI say whoa! All that, plus news of the week from and Chad’s thoughts on the Superleggera. And, if you missed it, go back and check out Woofcast 534. Also, if you are delivery stopped, check out […](image)

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Woofcast #536: It’s Not the Mullet in Your Head, It’s the Mullet in Your Heart

Wed, 21 Jan 2015 06:08:27 +0000

Starting off with a PSA or two (seriously, drive careful out there gang!) before rolling into news of the week and Alex’s take on NAIAS. We have interviews coming this week from the show that we think you’ll enjoy. Also, Ask Chad inbox is back on line, so send those questions over to our man […](image)

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Woofcast #535 – I Don’t Want Your Money, Just Get Out

Tue, 13 Jan 2015 04:31:59 +0000

Kicking off 2015 underneath the White Roof! Our 10th year of podcasting, with our actual 10th Anniversary happening in August! Tonight, Todd and I are joined by Chad (Detroit Tuned) and Alex, who has been offically upgraded from new guy. Congratulations are in order, you guys can do that below. Otherwise it’s news from Motoringfile […](image)

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From the Archives: Woofcast #495

Tue, 30 Dec 2014 05:13:41 +0000

The last show of 2013 to share with you tonight. A bit of a backward way to end this year and sometimes, that’s how we roll. We were live for this episode and we talked about Oreos. Good times indeed. And remember gang, this always applies; don’t listen to the nerds, they will always ruin […](image)

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Woofcast #534: JLaw, AC/DC and a Black Trans-Am

Tue, 23 Dec 2014 05:04:34 +0000

Guys, it’s the last show of 2014 and oh boy! I think you are really going to like this. Todd, Chad, Alex and I are joined by Patrick George (@bypatrickgeorge), Senior Writer at Jalopnik and an actual lover of the MINI Cooper. He’s with us for the entire show and we had a great time […](image)

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Woofcast #533: Thank you Japan

Tue, 16 Dec 2014 04:58:49 +0000

Full crew tonight, including Nathaniel from Scooterfile and Gabe from MotoringFile talking about MINIs and other car related things for you this week. Ok, we spend most of the night talking about JCW stuff. And beards, but you need to click back to the live version for that, and all of the other pre-show things […](image)

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Woofcast #533 – LIVE

Thu, 11 Dec 2014 03:05:10 +0000


Woofcast 532: The Alfa Romeocast

Tue, 09 Dec 2014 05:01:44 +0000

News from the week from, of course. Lots of JCW talk today, especially the upcoming JCW suspension and sales finally coming back! Plus, all of the other news that’s fit to print, er, talk abot. We then go into a fantastic interview with Afshin Behnia from Sure, you’ve heard of them, they are […](image)

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From the Archives: Woofcast #404

Tue, 02 Dec 2014 05:20:47 +0000

With last Thursday being Thanksgiving in the US, I gave the boys the night off. Instead of a new show, how about this nugget from November, 2011. I believe you will find that it has aged nicely over the years, and it starts off with a good amount of funny! Normal service resumes next week […](image)

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Woofcast 531: Garage for the Win

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 04:52:39 +0000

News from Motoringfile as usual. You can imagine what we spend the bulk of the time talking about, right? Besides that, we talk more on the JCW tuning kit that we were able to experience during #mtts2014, the airbag recall and why Todd thinks the Chevrolet Cruze is a pile of crap. Finish off with […](image)

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Woofcast #530: Just Sell ‘Em

Tue, 18 Nov 2014 04:47:23 +0000

We’ve got a big pile of show for you guys this week! Todd tells us about SEMA, Alex was glad we missed making a fresh show last week (one of our best shows ever in our opinion), and all of the news that’s fit to print from MotoringFile. And we might make a little bit […](image)

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AMVIV is BACK! AMVIV 11 happening May 2015!

Tue, 11 Nov 2014 21:48:44 +0000

Look what we got to wake up to this fine Tuesday. AMVIV is back, baby! A MINI Vaction in Vegas is the event, May 28th – 31st 2015 is the date, Silverton Casino Lodge is the place. Sin City MINI Club is happy to announce AMVIV 11 will be May 28 – 31, 2015 at […](image)

From the Archives: The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald

Tue, 11 Nov 2014 04:17:59 +0000

It’s that time of year, once again. We weren’t able to create a show last week, so I’m going tradional and sharing with you Woofcast 21, where we learn about Gabe’s facination with the wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald, which sank 39 year ago. Thanks to listener Sue for the H/T! Wow! Y’all get a […](image)

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Woofcast #529 – Say No To Chrome

Tue, 04 Nov 2014 04:31:55 +0000

The 529th meeting under the White Roof brings us a big, big, big show for you guys today! News from MotoringFile, an update from our man Todd about the MINIs in his life, some Ask Chad and Swedish Fish. Also, db did not rock the sexy ghost costume and Detroit did not burn down. Todd’s […](image)

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Woofcast #528

Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:15:24 +0000

News from Motoringfile, a little bit of Ask Chad and a great chat with our pal Andrea who just finished a really cool MINI event! This is also me putting it into the feed, full notes to follow. Subscribe | Download |WRR @ iTunes | Show Notes(image)

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Woofcast #527 – The Windows Phone of the Auto World

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:57:39 +0000

We are back with a fresh episode of the mighty woofcast for you this week, joined by special guest Casey Liss (,,, @caseyliss), who joined us tonight to talk about cars, news from MotoringFile and Todd getting in an accident. It was a great time and hope you enjoyed hearing him as much […](image)

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From the Archives: Woofcast 397

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 05:41:00 +0000

So, we had a week. Then, we had a weekend. Which means we weren’t able to get together to make a fresh batch of Woofcast for y’all this week. Luckily, We have almost 10 years of archives. I remembered we did a whole show of out-takes and other silliness and posted it up 3 weeks […](image)

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