"TOYMAKERZ" SET TO RETURN FOR THIRD SEASON ON HISTORY CHANNEL & FYI
REIDSVILLE, NC – “ToyMakerz” is set to premier a third action-packed season this February on HISTORY® and FYI®. Each week, former celebrity stuntman and head “ToyMaker” David Ankin leads his talented team in crafting one-of-a-kind custom automotive builds. From hot rods and classics to muscle cars, trucks and motorcycles, “ToyMakerz” gives car lovers across America a front-row seat to the incredible process behind building these powerful and unique machines.
“ToyMakerz” third season promises 8 episodes of high-octane thrills. Prepare to be blown away as the team hits the Capital City Bikefest and Car Show and takes on never-before-seen projects, like building a 4-foot racing drone to compete in the ‘Misfit Toys’ episode where fans were even invited to race! Watch as Ankin challenges friends, fans and associates to a “Misfit Toys” invitational, competing for custom-build bragging rights, and gives an old-school hot rod a powerful and unexpected update. Catch an special guest appearance by NASCAR legend Richard Petty, and strap in for the wildest season finale yet, featuring a twin-seat, front-engine radical dragster powerful enough for the track, yet perfectly street legal.
“We couldn’t be more excited about the new season of ‘Toymakerz.’ We have been creating several specialty vehicles that people are going to not only enjoy, but never forget,” says Ankin. “We have a real feel for the types of big engine toys that people like to see and we’re ready to tackle those projects from the ground up. It’s going to be an exciting season of builds for sure…some of the fastest, and most unique, cars and motorcycles ever made, and then driven to the extreme!”
The action-packed third season of ToyMakerz kicks off this February on HISTORY, with encore presentations on FYI. Fans will be able to catch up on past episodes at HISTORY.com as well as Amazon On-Demand and iTunes. Check out the show’s interactive app powered by Source Digital.
ToyMakerz is driven by the life & creations of the series’ star, David Ankin. The show follows his team of custom motor vehicle fabricators that do one-off custom builds & OEM enhancements. Ankin is a former stunt man, motorcycle racer, fabricator & customizer, that designs the vehicles, leads the fabrication and builds, and drives the vehicles to the extreme. The show incorporates nationally known experts, outside contributors, & celebrity guests. ToyMakerz takes the audience inside the shop with the interactive ToyMakerz companion app: connecting fans to exclusive behind-the-scenes content, info about builds, and exclusive deals. The company is co-owned by David Ankin and his business partner, David Young, and they create one-of-a-kind racing creations that Ankin visualizes and builds. For more information about ToyMakerz, visit the site at: www.toymakerz.com.