Category Archives: Television

Sam Memmolo On Television

The Sam Memmolo and Dave Bowman
Duo Has Returned!

SamDavePromoBristol, TN – Masters Entertainment Group, Inc. (MEG) produces their TV series “Motorhead Garage” featuring Sam Memmolo, and Dave Bowman, formerly of Shadetree Mechanic and Two Guys Garage. The series is currently airing on Velocity Channel, that originally debuted on Fox Sports Network (FSN) back in 2010 nationwide. They developed the concept of step by step “product installation” designed to help the automotive enthusiasts utilize the latest in aftermarket products. The series features “Step by Step” instructions as each product installation is completed. The series is archived on Masters Entertainment Groups Internet Television Network at MotorHeadGarageTV.com

“We were extremely pleased to reunite this dynamic duo. Sam and Dave were the pioneers and originators of the “Automotive How To” programs,” stated Butch McCall, Executive Vice President of Masters. “They developed the concept of step by step “product installation” designed to help the automotive enthusiasts utilize the latest in aftermarket products.”


Masters Entertainment Group & Griot’s Garage

treasures_thumbnailGriot’s Garage Treasures, an automotive series aired
nationally on Fox Sports Network for thirteen weeks.

 


Two Guys Garage

1000_sammemmoloTwo Guys Garage expanded Sam’s ability to take on projects that were not possible back at the old garage. He loves building and working on performance machines along with performing general automotive repair. Two Guys Garage Performance Shop gave more room to do all kinds of performance and dress-up projects and use more sophisticated equipment than the shadetree garage, all without bothering the neighbors.


Crank and Chrome

Dave and Sam CartoonSam and Dave Bowman previously hosted the series called “Crank and Chrome”, which aired on TNN. The Crank and Chrome Performance Shop was a venue where Sam and Dave built high performance cars, street rods, and did all sorts of performance modifications. Crank and Chrome was a place to find all kinds of neat products, useful information, and money saving tips for the do-it-your-selfer. From pick up truck suspensions to race truck engines, Sam and Dave were always busy with some interesting job, and their shop was frequently visited by fabulous custom cars and hot rods.


Shadtree Mechanic

Shadetree_Mechanic_338_999Shadetree Mechanic is a television series that aired on TNN (now Spike TV) for 8 seasons from October 4, 1992 to May 14, 2000. It featured automotive repair and maintenance tips. The show was hosted by Sam Memmolo and Dave Bowman. During the mid-1990’s, Shadetree Mechanic was also broadcast on some PBS television channels.  Shadetree Mechanic has been superseded by Crank and Chrome and 2 Guys’ Garage which air on SPEED TV and now Motorhead Garage on Velocity.


My Classic Car

hqdefaultSam is also seen with another great friend, Dennis Gage, the master of the restoration and preservation hobby.  Dennis hosts  My Classic Car.  With his unique style, Dennis Gage takes his viewers and club members on video tours of some of the world’s finest automotive extravaganzas.  He is truly a “Genuine Car Guy”, with several pristine classics in his collection.

There are restoration and reproduction products and services, as well as nifty equipment to help make the job go better and faster.  Watch  Dennis show you how to do it and what to use.  That’s My Classic Car.