MOTORTREND GREENLIGHTS FIRST REALITY COMPETITION SERIES "BITCHIN' BOOT CAMP"
--Viewers Invited to Apply for a Chance to Win Exclusive Job on Dave Kindig's Kindig-It Design Team--
--BITCHIN' BOOT CAMP is Slated to Debut in 1Q2020 Exclusively on the MotorTrend App--
(Silver Spring, Md.) - MotorTrend announced today the greenlight of the all-new competition series BITCHIN' BOOT CAMP starring world-renowned automotive designer Dave Kindig and Kevin Schiele of the MotorTrend TV hit series BITCHIN' RIDES. In BITCHIN' BOOT CAMP, eight contestants will compete for one full-time job at Kindig's world-renowned Kindig-It Design company in Salt Lake City, Utah. The series is scheduled to debut exclusively on the MotorTrend App, the only subscription streaming service dedicated entirely to the motoring world, in first quarter 2020 and is produced by Fischer Productions.
"Kindig is at the very top of his profession and BITCHIN' RIDES is one of our most popular series on MotorTrend TV," said Mike Suggett, head of programming and development for MotorTrend Group. "We're making this series for anyone who has ever dreamt of working at the top of the custom car profession, and we invite those who feel they have what it takes to apply today for a place to compete on BITCHIN' BOOT CAMP."
"We at Kindig-It Designs pride ourselves on building the best hot rods anywhere," said Kindig. "If you think you've got what it takes, in any part of the hot rod building process, we invite you to be a part of this truly unique series with MotorTrend. Who knows, you might become a full-time member of our hardworking, award-winning team. Good luck!"
Apply today for a chance to be one of the eight contestants to compete on BITCHIN' BOOT CAMP by filling out the casting application form. BITCHIN' BOOT CAMP will premiere in first quarter of 2020 exclusively on the MotorTrend App.
Season six of BITCHIN' RIDES airs Wednesdays at 9 PM ET/PT on MotorTrend TV. Watch every new episode one week early and catch up on all five previous BITCHIN' RIDES seasons by subscribing to the MotorTrend App. The MotorTrend App, the only subscription streaming service dedicated entirely to the motoring world, is available on Prime Video Channels in the U.S., Amazon FireTV, the newly announced Facebook video subscription service, Apple TV, Roku, Google Chromecast and on the web. The MotorTrend App is also available across iPhone, iPad and Android mobile devices.
BITCHIN' BOOT CAMP is produced for the MotorTrend App by Fischer Productions. Chris Fischer and Nick Meagher are executive producers for Fischer Productions. For MotorTrend, David Lee is vice president of content and development. For MotorTrend Group, Mike Suggett is head of production and development and Alex Wellen is global president and general manager.
About MotorTrend Group
MotorTrend Group is the largest automotive media company in the world, bringing together Discovery's fast-growing MotorTrend TV, formerly Velocity, and a vast automotive digital, direct-to-consumer, social, and live event portfolio, including MOTORTREND, HOT ROD, ROADKILL, AUTOMOBILE, and more than 20 other industry-leading brands. With a monthly audience of 26 million across web, TV, and print, and 110 million social followers, culminating in 2 billion monthly content views across all platforms, the company encompasses television's #1 network for automotive superfans, a leading automotive YouTube Channel, and the MotorTrend App, the only auto-dedicated subscription video-on-demand service. MotorTrend serves to embrace, entertain, and empower the motoring world.
Discovery, Inc. (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) is a global leader in real life entertainment, serving a passionate audience of superfans around the world with content that inspires, informs and entertains. Discovery delivers over 8,000 hours of original programming each year and has category leadership across deeply loved content genres around the world. Available in 220 countries and territories and nearly 50 languages, Discovery is a platform innovator, reaching viewers on all screens, including TV Everywhere products such as the GO portfolio of apps and Discovery Kids Play; direct-to-consumer streaming services such as Eurosport Player and Motor Trend OnDemand; digital-first and social content from Group Nine Media and a strategic alliance with the PGA Tour to create the Global Home of Golf. Discovery's portfolio of premium brands includes Discovery Channel, HGTV, Food Network, TLC, Investigation Discovery, Travel Channel, MotorTrend, Animal Planet, and Science Channel, as well as OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network in the U.S., Discovery Kids in Latin America, and Eurosport, the leading provider of locally relevant, premium sports and Home of the Olympic Games across Europe. For more information, please visit https://corporate.discovery.com/ and follow @DiscoveryIncTV across social platforms.