February 13, 2016
9:51 pm
Rain: 7am to 7am: .00"  Month: .28”  Year: 1.52"  |  Recorded temps:  High: 52  Low: 24

The Car Guy with Jack Fortner

The Car Guy


The Car Guy

Jack's Waldo the Wonder Willy

Jack the Car Guy lives in Yellville and has loved cars and all things mechanical since childhood. He purchased his first car, a 1930 Model A sedan, when he was 12 years old, with his lawn mowing money. He has never stopped collecting, now owning 11 cars, 6 tractors, several stationery engines and projects too many to ever finish. He has worked in all phases of the automotive industry, from sales to repair, and currently works for Carroll Shelby Enterprises, servicing Goodyear Racing Tires to the NASCAR circuit. Jack says he never met a car he didn’t like – he just likes some better than others.

The show is for the gearheads in our listening area to be able to find out where events are happening, ask a question or two and perhaps learn something new each week.

Listen to The Car Guy Saturday mornings from 8:00 to 9:00 on KTLO-FM. Click on the date above to hear that show. Click below to listen to past episodes!

Click here to send Jack a question

Click here to view a 1965 film titled "The Hot Rod Story."

Click here to see a vintage race crash.

John Donato of Rowe Industries was a recent guest of Jack the Car Guy's.  Here's a link to view his performance products.

Jack and Pam recently visited the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky.  Click here to learn more.

Jim Amos of Bee-On Video was a recent guest of Jack the Car Guy. Click here for more information.

All right let's see how you do. Be honest with yourself. See how you do. The average score is 73%. This will really rattle the cobwebs in the 'ol brain. The Car Guy got 88%.

Click here to look at maps of Route 66.

Click to view the Model T Club of America website: Often mentioned on the show and full of lots of useful info!

Check out this article from USA TODAY: The 51 longest highways in the USA  http://usat.ly/1iWGsdd

Check out great music & cool pictures!

The Best Fiat Ever...

Jack at Eldora

Jack driving his first Model T..

Carroll Shelby 1923-2012
Click here to read Carroll Shelby's obituary in Autoweek Magazine.

Elves the Elf

And able cooking assistants Courtney and Cindy. Cooking up another delicious breakfast.

Ike does Elvis!

Ike, The Car Dog, impersonates The King!

Ford 8N Tractor

The slickest conversion The Car Guy has ever seen!

Jack & Pam in Bowling Green!

Home of the Corvette!

Miss Pam's new ride!

Pretty in pink!

The Car Guy & Gregg Thorsen

Gregg's Willy's PU Project. Waldo the wonder willys on steroids!!

How Jack Enjoys Breakfast!

  With his orange juice truck!

1960s Formula 1 cars at speed

Silverstone, England. Photo by Ben Benson

World's Largest Bottle of Catsup

Rick Steiner and his VW made it all the way to St. Louis for this picture

Dark Days of the 80's

The decade cars died

Never Done Garage

Car guy and young artist Cory put their heads together for logo for 52 ford.

Miss Pam & her assistants

Miss Pam & Her Assistants

California Speedway

Photos from Jack's latest travels

Jack's Recent Travels

Photos from Jack's most recent travels!


Photo from Karsten Piefrement

Old Fuel Stops

Photos of service stations from the past

"The Never Done Garage"

From Listener Rick Steiner

Flying Bus

Local listener Rick Steiner sent this photo of a flying Volkswagen bus

Historic Route 66

Jack and his friends took a road trip down historic Route 66.

Green Hornet

Check out  work done on Jack's Green Hornet

Waldo the Wonder Willy

Waldo the Wonder Willy

Jack's Travels

These are pictures from Jack the Car Guys travles.