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Jay Leno's Steam Racer

Jay Leno and his mechanic check under the hood of the 1906 Stanley Steamer while Charles

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When “Tonight Show” host Jay Leno calls, the Rednecks answer ... and fast! The guys fly to L.A. to visit Jay's garage—a hangar-sized building where Jay keeps his personal collection of classic vehicles—and to help him build a “steam catapult” that will launch a car forward, just like an aircraft carrier catapult-launches jet fighters.