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#4682155 - 03/02/18 10:30 AM Who watches Car Shows?
krismoriah72 Offline


Registered: 02/16/09
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I watch alot of them.

My favorite tinkering shows are in no order- Counting Cars, Fast N Loud, Misfit Garage, Fantomworks, Roadkill Garage, Goblin Works Garage, Vegas Rat Rods.


My favorite entertainment shows are in no order- Chasing Classic Cars, The Grand Tour, Top Gear (Clarkson Era).


Just saw the newest Roadkill Garage last night- i want this car so bad.


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#4682159 - 03/02/18 10:35 AM Re: Who watches Car Shows? [Re: krismoriah72]
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Not since youtube. There's SO MUCH good content on youtube that takes the place of traditional car shows.
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#4682166 - 03/02/18 10:37 AM Re: Who watches Car Shows? [Re: krismoriah72]
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#4682175 - 03/02/18 10:46 AM Re: Who watches Car Shows? [Re: krismoriah72]
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Registered: 02/11/14
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As far as I can tell all the restoration and cutom car shows are more about the presenters, and the cars always magically appear running perfectly and immaculately finished (after having eye watering sums of money thrown at them) after the last ad break. Yawn.

Claud.

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#4682189 - 03/02/18 11:04 AM Re: Who watches Car Shows? [Re: krismoriah72]
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Registered: 11/09/08
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Haven't watched in a while. Enjoyed Top Gear but have not tried any of the new versions.

Roadkill was fun. I'd watch that when I was trying to exercise. Haven't watched in a while though.
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#4682210 - 03/02/18 11:32 AM Re: Who watches Car Shows? [Re: krismoriah72]
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Registered: 12/07/08
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I'm a longtime fan of the Powerblock shows. Old Top Gear was great.

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#4682215 - 03/02/18 11:41 AM Re: Who watches Car Shows? [Re: krismoriah72]
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I have watched every single Roadkill episode, some 3 or 4 times.
I also love the Grand Tour, i pay Amazon Primer just to see T.G.T, nothing can replace the chemistry between Clarkson Hammond and May.
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#4682227 - 03/02/18 11:54 AM Re: Who watches Car Shows? [Re: krismoriah72]
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B-i-t-c-h-i-n Rides is good too. That Dave Kindig knows how to make a monster of a car!

Would be interesting to have him go against Chip Foose in a design contest....


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#4682333 - 03/02/18 01:36 PM Re: Who watches Car Shows? [Re: krismoriah72]
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Anyone remember King of Cars?
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#4682423 - 03/02/18 03:15 PM Re: Who watches Car Shows? [Re: JC1]
krismoriah72 Offline


Registered: 02/16/09
Posts: 1516
Loc: wv
Originally Posted By: JC1
B-i-t-c-h-i-n Rides is good too. That Dave Kindig knows how to make a monster of a car!

Would be interesting to have him go against Chip Foose in a design contest....


He knows how to draw one..i do give him that...but thats all ive ever seen him do except drink coffee.


West Coast Customs is similar but he has someone else draw the design.

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#4682438 - 03/02/18 03:37 PM Re: Who watches Car Shows? [Re: krismoriah72]
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First ones were watchable, but then personalities and intrigues showed up and became the show.

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#4682446 - 03/02/18 03:46 PM Re: Who watches Car Shows? [Re: Yah-Tah-Hey]
Malo83 Offline


Registered: 08/08/08
Posts: 1999
Loc: Cali
Gas monkey and Misfit garage are the worst, bunch of yahoo's no-no

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#4682524 - 03/02/18 05:11 PM Re: Who watches Car Shows? [Re: krismoriah72]
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Registered: 11/22/11
Posts: 3857
Loc: Lima, Ohio, USA
I must Confess to being a faithful fast n'loud watcher, but just not the same without the bearded wonder...looking forward to aaron's new show on monday.
I like the Misfits, but the show just never clicked for me. my brother likes them better than the monkeys.
my second fav has to be Graveyard Carz. yes. Mark can be an annoying Know it all/pain in the rear...
but that's the show. Keyboard Warriors complain about him all the time, but without mark there IS no show.
It'd be like people saying Seinfeld would be better without Jerry...

Love Fantom Works.
Proper Wheeler Dealers- the Edd Years.(no meant offense to Mr.Anstead)
*Mighty Car Mods
*Roadkill( Took my nephew to the Ziptie Drags last summer, got to meet Elana, Freiburger, Finnegan, and Dulcich)
*Engineering Explained
*Bad Obsession MotorSport(Project Binky)


*=YouTube


Edited by earlyre (03/02/18 05:12 PM)
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#4682530 - 03/02/18 05:16 PM Re: Who watches Car Shows? [Re: krismoriah72]
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I enjoyed the first mega race show big chief vs. gas monkey.
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#4682684 - 03/02/18 07:58 PM Re: Who watches Car Shows? [Re: spasm3]
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Loc: Virginia
^^^^^

Me too. It was great to see that track car with lots of big money backing get whooped by Big Chief.


I like Gas Monkey garage better with Aaron. I think the show is missing some of that phazazz that Aaron brought to it. Aaron's creative nature really made that show better.

I like Street Outlaws quite a bit. I like the competitive nature of the guys on there.
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