NPR's Car Talk guys hang up wrenches, microphones BOSTON (Reuters) - Tom and Ray Magliozzi, hosts of National Public Radio's popular "Car Talk" program, will retire in September after decades of dispensing automotive repair and driving advice laced with a side of wicked humor. The pair, in their guise as the self-deprecating Click and Clack, the Tappett Brothers, have been taping the weekly show for WBUR, Boston's public radio affiliate, for 35 ... Car Talk hosts, Tom and Ray, to avoid all radio work Car Talk hosts Tom and Ray Magliozzi say they will retire in September. 'My brother has always been 'work-averse,' Ray Magliozzi said. 'Now, apparently, even the one hour a week is killing him.' 'Car Talk' hosts retiring from hit show Click and Clack won't be making noise on "Car Talk" for much longer. NPR's Car Talk Guys Turn In Their Keys NPR's Car Talk Guys Turn In Their Keys 'Car Talk' hosts retiring from show Click and Clack won't be making noise on "Car Talk" for much longer. Cocktail Crossfire: Should We Mourn 'Car Talk'? On Friday WBUR broadcasters Tom and Ray Magliozzi announced that they would stop making new episodes of their 35-year-old car advice phone-in program Car Talk . This is very sad. Or is it? Good Riddance, Car Talk NPR is in a very competitive business. Sure, it's a non-profit, but a significant chunk of its funding is constantly under threat from congressional Republicans, so it counts on ... NPR 'Car Talk' duo retiring; reruns to continue The comic mechanics on NPR's "Car Talk" are pulling in to the garage. Car Talk duo retiring from popular NPR talk show NEW YORK -- The comic mechanics on NPR's "Car Talk" are pulling in to the garage. Brothers Tom and Ray Magliozzi said Friday they will stop making new episodes of their joke-filled auto advice show at the end of September, 25 years after "Car Talk" began in Boston. ... Utah 'Car Talk' fans aghast! Tom and Ray are retiring Utah 'Car Talk' fans aghast! Tom and Ray are retiring By Scott D. Pierce The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 8, 2012 02:56PM MDT The announcement that Tom and Ray Magliozzi — aka Click and Clack the Tappet Brothers — are about to retire their long-running "Car Talk" show sent a shockwave through KUER FM-90.1. "I hate to put it this way, but for many years 'Car Talk' has been the gateway drug for ... 'Car Talk' Brothers To Close Up Shop Tom and Ray Magliozzi, aka Click and Clack the Tappet Brothers, the comedian mechanics who host NPR's Car Talk, are retiring this fall. Their weekly call-in series will continue to be distributed by NPR, drawing on material from their 25 years of show archives.
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