"not enough car shows & racing on the tube anyplace"
It is there ,ya gotta look for it .
MAV TV covers: dirt track,paved track ,moto cross,FIM Mtorcycle Ice Racing,world rally,off road truck,tractor pulling,monster trucks,Australian National Drag Racing , road racing & some car shows.
Fox Sports 1 & 2 cover NASCAR ,NHRA ,Road Racing (including ROLEX 24-LeMans 24 -Sebring 12) & World Rally, F1 + a bunch of other competition motorsports stuff.Notsure if they cover the Isle Of Mann TT.
History channel has 1 or 2 car oriented reality shows.
Discovery channel has some reality format car build shows + Street Outlaws and the No Prep Kings series.
Motor Trend TV (formerly known as Velocity Channel )- runs a lot of reality based car build shows and "How to fix it" car shows. They do not cover competition events.
REVN TV - is showing competition events Including "All Out Live" (the reincarnation of pinks all out)& "car" shows.
Automotive shows that are out there now that come to mind:
Speed is The New Black
Bad Chad's Customs
Stacy David's GEARZ
Dennis Gage My Classic Car
All Girls Garage
Two Guys Garage
Live Love Wrench
Dallas Car Sharks
Chasing Classic Cars
The Ride That Got Away
Optima Ultimate Street Car Challenge
Full Custom Garage
What's My Car Worth?
Barret Jackson Auctions
Plus a bout 10 more titles that I cannot recall.
And for the late night adult programming viewers there's:
CARnal Knowledge ,Car Buffs & Auto Erotica
All shot on location in the back of a sedan.
NAWWWW Just Kidding! LOL
So yeah ,the programming is out there if you look for it.
Any more that that and you would never get off the couch. LOL
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