July 20, 2007 06:26:26 GMT
MTV's "Pimp My Ride" will come to an end, it has been confirmed.
MTV's "Pimp My Ride," a popular TV show which is about taking one car in poor condition and restoring it, as well as customizing it, will come to an end. The network has confirmed the news, stating that the upcoming season is the last for them.
"Pimp My Ride", which original American version made famous by rapper, actor, and TV personality Xzibit, will come to an end by the time its final eight episodes aired Sunday July 22nd at 10:30 pm on MTV.
In line to replace the TV show is a new auto-makeover themed competition titled "Trick It Out", scheduled to premiere Sunday July 22nd at 10:00 PM.
As of the format, each week "Trick It Out" will follow two crews of four makeover specialists from some of the top shops in the Los Angeles area go head to head in an attempt to create the most unique vehicle. Both teams are given similar cars, a theme, 10 days and $15,000 to customize a vehicle into a respectable ride. The winning team keeps their customized vehicle, as well as the losers tricked out ride.
In hand to serve as its host is former American Idol contestant Becky O'Donohue.