Velocity is gearing up for more. This week, the network announced they’ve ordered a second season of Unique Rides.
The reality series follows automotive designer Will Castro and his team as they build custom rides for celebrity clients.
Season two will include appearances from DJ Khaled, Nick Cannon, Erik Estrada, French Montana, Fat Joe, and more. The new season is scheduled to premiere later this year.
Read more details below:
(New York) -Velocity, the #1 provider of high-octane entertainment, announced today the season two greenlight of the original series UNIQUE RIDES. After a very successful first season creating mechanical magic for the likes of N.F.L. star receiver Odell Beckham, Jr., N.B.A. all-star Carmelo Anthony, Grammy Award winning artist Busta Rhymes among others, UNIQUE RIDES host Will Castro and his crew return to build jaw-dropping rides for a new line-up of car-loving celebrities including: N.B.A. superstar Russell Westbrook; award-winning record producer DJ Khaled; actor, rapper, comedian and television personality Nick Cannon; actor Erik Estrada; celebrated rappers French Montana, Remy Ma and Fat Joe; and many more. UNIQUE RIDES season two is scheduled to premiere in the fourth quarter of 2016.
“In February UNIQUE RIDES became one of Velocity’s most celebrated original series,” said Robert Scanlon, General Manager of Velocity and Automotive Content. “Viewers enjoy watching the eclectic choices Will’s clients make, and how those choices not only push the boundaries of what cars look and feel like but how they push the talents of Will and his team of master craftsmen. We can’t wait to see how Team Unique transforms the wishes of a new crop of celebrities into the newest, most incredible vehicles on the planet.”
Each episode of UNIQUE RIDES takes viewers into the fast-paced world of New York based automotive designer Will Castro as he and Team Unique turn ordinary vehicles into automotive masterpieces. Throughout his career Castro has created one-of-a-kind custom rides for the biggest names in entertainment, music and sports by drawing from years of design experience collaborating with several major manufacturers including Mercedes, Cadillac, Lincoln, General Motors, Pontiac and Nissan. UNIQUE RIDES showcases the amazing process of his Team Unique crew – from design and tear down to the build and reveal – as they deliver on the dreams of discerning clientele.
UNIQUE RIDES is produced for Velocity by Alkemy X. For Alkemy X, Justin B. Wineburgh is executive producer. David Lee is executive producer for Velocity. Robert Scanlon is general manager of Velocity and Automotive Content.”
What do you think? Have you seen Unique Rides? Will you watch season two?