Pimp My Ride

2004, TV Show

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Fox Won't Forget Lyrics, and MTV's Ride Ends

Fox has picked up the two-week-old, Wayne Brady-hosted sing-in-the-blanks game show Don't Forget the Lyrics! for a second, 13-episode season, says Variety.... MTV has announced that Pimp My Ride this Sunday is launching what will be its final season. The Xzibit-fronted series' new lead-out is a new car-makeover competition, Trick It Out, hosted by onetime Idol contender Becky O'Donohue.  Read Full Article

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Paid | iTunes Aired: 6/9/2007

Season 6, Episode 18
Xzibit surprises Andrew, a cook, and the owner of a 1970 Cadillac hearse. The guys at GAS turn it into a 'macabre mobile' complete with airbrushed skulls, purple velvet interior and 42 inch monitor. They also install a motorized coffin that contains a barbeque grill and refrigerator.

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Season 6, Episode 17
Xzibit and the guys at GAS take aim at a 1996 Subaru Impreza owned by a paintball player named Louis. They turn the Imrpreza into a “rally car” with off-road tires, authentic rally graphics and a whole lot of paintball gear.

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Season 6, Episode 16
Xzibit and the guys set their sights on a 2002 Chevy Cavalier owned by Amber. They turn it into a one of a kind sparkly ‘root-beer’ painted creation, complete with a gumball machine, a scrapbooking station, and virtual reality gaming seats.

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Season 6, Episode 14
Xzibit and the guys at GAS set their sights on Justin’s 1997 Toyota RAV4. Since Justin has terrible luck with getting a girlfriend, the guys turn the RAV4 into a luxury SUV with 22 inch chrome wheels and a romantic red leather interior. Plus, they throw in a chocolate fountain and a projection TV system.

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Fox Won't Forget Lyrics, and MTV's Ride Ends

Fox has picked up the two-week-old, Wayne Brady-hosted sing-in-the-blanks game show Don't Forget the Lyrics! for a second, 13-episode season, says Variety.... MTV has announced that Pimp My Ride this Sunday is launching what will be its final season. The Xzibit-fronted series' new lead-out is a new car-makeover competition, Trick It Out, hosted by onetime Idol contender Becky O'Donohue. read more

Overhaulin' Host No "Ride Pimp"


A scarcity of pimps is but one reason that TLC's Overhaulin' (Tuesdays at 9 pm/ET) shouldn't be confused with MTV's Pimp My Ride.

"We're not just throwing some parts on a car," Overhaulin' grease monkey Chris Jacobs tells TV Guide Online. "We're really breaking the car down to its core and building it back up to a true work of art. I know they trick the cars out more on Pimp My Ride, but we really try to create a car that's as drivable as it is good-looking."

Despite his "in" with the series' vehicular makeover artists, Jacobs has yet to avail himself of their services. "I didn't think my car even needed to be overhauled before I started the show, but now I think both [my '68 Charger and my '68 Plymouth convertible] could use it. I'm sure if I wanted to, I could [get the job done], but I just ordered a new Dodge Magnum, and I'm going to use my string-pulling to customize that. You've got to use your favors read more

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Premiered: March 04, 2004, on MTV
Rating: TV-PG
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Premise: Cars are given `tricked-out' new looks.

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