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Ford Bronco Sport Badlands of the JRE podcast would know that Joe Rogan is a self-described automobile nut and geeks out when he will get to talk to different car guys. He’s all the time had a love for cars especially American muscle automobiles. Rogan admits that he doesn’t know all of the ins-and-outs of how vehicles work, he simply really loves the experience of driving.
The first car Rogan owned was a 1973 Chevrolet Chevelle. Once he started incomes respectable cash, buying a nice automotive was the one huge ticket item he would splurge on. It began with a 1994 Toyota Supra Turbo and continues to this day. Rogan says that classic automobiles are the one things he spends money on which might be kinda ridiculous. Other automobiles he beforehand owned embody an Acura NSX, Porsche 996 Turbo, 1970 Sick Fish Barracuda, and Porsche 997 Mark II GT3.
Relating to Rogan’s present car collection, he’s an enormous fan of restomods (restored and modified) proudly owning at least four. He prefers the old school appears to be like combined with reliable mechanics and trendy expertise. With too many vehicles for his house garage, Rogan stores just a few on the large podcast studio. Happily, several of his vehicles have been showcased in numerous YouTube clips so you’ll be able to see them for your self.
Cars in Joe Rogan’s Assortment
Tesla Model S P100D1971 Ford Bronco ICON 4×4 restomod1995 TLC4x4 Toyota Land Cruiser FZJ80 restomod2008 SharkWerks Porsche 997 GT3 RS1993 Porsche 964 RS America1965 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray restomod1969 Chevrolet Nova2005 BMW E46 M3
Tesla Mannequin S P100D
Previous to Elon Musk’s first look on the podcast, Joe Rogan had been extremely vital of electric automobiles and routinely mocked his pals who drove Teslas. Throughout the podcast, Musk was capable of convince Rogan to try a Tesla and mentioned it might blow his thoughts. Just some months later, Rogan bought a Mannequin S P100D and was immediately converted to a Tesla fanboy. He says it’s like a spaceship and he absolutely loves driving it. Not a single automobile he’s ever pushed is as quick. It even makes his Porsche GT3 feel sluggish. The podcast studio has a Tesla wall connector installed for charging his Model S.
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1971 ICON BR Ford Bronco restomod
Jonathan Ward is the founder and CEO of ICON 4×4. They concentrate on restomods performed on outdated Ford Broncos in addition to a number of different vehicles. Ward first appeared on The Joe Rogan Expertise podcast again in 2015 (JRE #678) and he returned in 2020 (JRE #1443). Both episodes are highly recommended if you’re into vehicles and craftsmanship. Rogan’s 1971 ICON BR Ford Bronco was delivered in 2017. With a restomod Rogan gets the best of each worlds – the old skool aesthetics mixed with fashionable upgrades and reliable driving. Numerous podcast visitors have commented on the ICON Bronco after seeing it parked in the studio. Within the video above, Ward takes Rogan’s matte silver ICON BR #41 for a test drive and describes all of the work carried out on it.
1995 TLC4x4 Toyota Land Cruiser FZJ80 restomod
This 1995 TLC4x4 Toyota Land Cruiser FZJ80 is Joe Rogan’s latest restomod and his 2nd from Jonathan Ward. TLC 4×4 is Ward’s company for restoring Toyota Land Cruisers. Rogan’s FZJ80 was built for severe off-street use and designed particularly for his outdoor hobbies. He uses a rooftop tent for camping and looking trips in the FZJ80. There’s even a locking fast-draw gun mount in the center console. About 3000 man-hours went into this construct. The above video was recorded within the spring of 2019 just previous to supply and features Jonathan Ward driving Rogan’s TLC 4×4 while describing all of the engineering and design work intimately.
2008 SharkWerks Porsche 997 GT3 RS
Joe Rogan has been a longtime fan of Porsches owning a number of through the years. When he bought a white 2008 Porsche 997 GT3 RS he had it sent straight from the seller to SharkWerks to get customized. They installed a SharkWerks 3.9L engine with 500hp and 8800rpms, a noselift system, wheels and extra. Rogan says it’s so fun to drive that it feels such as you shouldn’t be allowed to have a car like this on the road. Car enthusiast and JRE podcast visitor Matt Farah of The Smoking Tire took Rogan’s SharkWerks Porsche GT3 RS for a spin within the video above and mentioned “it’s the very best automotive ever.” There are a ton of pictures of Rogan’s automotive on the SharkWerks website.
1993 Porsche 964 RS America
The slowest automobile that Joe Rogan says he owns is a 1993 Porsche 964 RS America. He spoke about it with Elon Musk during JRE #1169 (timestamped video above). Despite the fact that it’s not very fast, Rogan said he will get a bizarre thrill while driving it from the satisfying mechanical feeling of steering and shifting. It’s a lightweight car that’s extremely fun to drive. Photographers caught Rogan out and about along with his red Porsche 964 in 2018.
1965 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray restomod
American muscle automobiles are Joe Rogan’s favorite vehicles to drive ever. He loves the muscle automotive design together with the rumble of the engine. In Rogan’s opinion, his 1965 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is among the best wanting automobiles of all time. He purchased this Corvette Stingray as an present restomod to get mounted and customized by Steve Strope of Pure Imaginative and prescient Design who previously worked on Rogan’s Sick Fish Barracuda. The crew at Pure Imaginative and prescient installed a supercharger, redid the interior, changed the wheels and made some other modifications. Strope, Rogan and his silver ’65 Corvette Stingray have been featured on an episode of Jay Leno’s Storage. Leno took it for a test drive and agreed that it’s an iconic and stunning wanting automobile.