REIDSVILLE, NC – David Ankin will be making appearances and signing autographs at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas as the hit television show ToyMakerz announces it has entered into a high-octane partnership with A+E Television Networks (AETN) to air season three on The History Channel and FYI. Combined, the show will have a reach of 146 million homes each week. ToyMakerz will be a key part of the AETN’s new DRIVE Motor Block. The team, led by celebrity stunt man and specialty motor vehicle creator, David Ankin, has many things in store for this third season.
“I am really excited to be on stage at the SEMA Show to share my story and for our third season of ToyMakerz, we have been creating several specialty vehicles that people are going to be blown away by,” says Ankin, creator and star of the hit show ToyMakerz. “We have a real feel for the types of custom builds people want 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 season three is about to kick off, with the episodes slated for airing February 10, 2019 on The History Channel Sunday mornings, reaching some 90 million homes. Immediately re-airs will occur on the FYI network in a prime-time Saturday night slot, reaching 56.1million homes. Ankin is a master fabricator, creator, and celebrity stuntman who has used ingenuity and his passion for bikes, cars, and hot rods to develop the ultimate diverse following of gearheads, motor vehicle enthusiasts of all types, and families. Each season Ankin leads his team in creating a variety of unique motor vehicle builds, like one-of-a-kind hot rods, muscle cars, trucks, motorcycles, and classic cars. Season 3 builds will include a twin-seat, front-engine dragster for the street, custom racing drones, and a truly one-of-a-kind “Willys Exhibition Car.”
Ankin will be attending the 2018 SEMA Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center from Oct. 30 thru Nov. 2. He will be signing autographs at The History Channel booth and will make appearances at other areas during the event. He will be at the KW booth on Oct. 30 from 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. and speaking on stage at the Shell Pioneering Performance Stage on Oct. 30 at 11:30 a.m.
ToyMakerz is located in North Carolina, where most of the episodes are produced. The ToyMakerz TV show is currently re-airing episodes from season 2 on Amazon On-Demand, and ToyMakerz season one is also available on iTunes and Amazon. ToyMakerz is produced by Los Angeles based production company, Lucky13Cinematicand has an interactive app powered by Source Digital. For more information about ToyMakerz, visit the site at: www.toymakerz.com.
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 cast, and drive the builds to the extreme. The show incorporates nationally known experts, outside contributors, & celebrity guests. With epic aerial cinematography & real thrilling driving sequences that featuring the newest VR technology and concept animation, 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.