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The sixth generation 3 series, chassis code F30. 2013 model year 328i and 335i sedans now in production. Read the F30 frequently asked question thread for all your basic question and dive into all the details in the ultimate F30 information thread.

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Old 11-15-2013, 03:30 PM
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As predicted, I had an on-the-spot drawing test which I think I did pretty damn well. I had to take a Caddy CTS coupe, sedan, wagon or Escalade and make it a future emergency vehicle. So I took the Coupe and made it a high speed police pursuit vehicle.

I nailed my camera interviews and kept my composure. I came to find out I have been the company favorite for a few weeks now.

It's going to be shot in LA, 5 weeks, starting in mid/end January. I do get some payment for each week of the show which is normally not done, so that is kind of nice.

I got the call tonight, not even 12 hours after getting back that they can't be official yet without the Networks final say, but she said the words "it's no inside secret that you are ridiculously close to being a done deal with everyone involved here".
How awesome! Very happy for you.

Is your wife cool with bailing you out of jail for getting into a bar fight with the biker dude because you slept with the tattooed girl he thought was a slam-dunk for him to hit first?

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Old 11-15-2013, 04:23 PM
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Wait a minute!--are you saying that you will not only be designing the cars on the show, but fabricating them too?!
Yes.

Hence me trying to absorb as much experience in welding as I can get and quick. I have not touch a welder in 10 years.

The goal of the show is to take my drawings and then modify an current GM car to look like the drawing

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How awesome! Very happy for you.

Is your wife cool with bailing you out of jail for getting into a bar fight with the biker dude because you slept with the tattooed girl he thought was a slam-dunk for him to hit first?

BJ
LOL, not that kind of show. Everyone is a bit white collared and coming from design backgrounds with good jobs or owning their own businesses.

My wife was ok with the fact that I had young girls hitting on me in LA doing my makeup and photoshoots. But for the 5 weeks she might come out with me and work remote from the hotel so she doesnt miss me lol.
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Old 11-15-2013, 07:19 PM
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That sounds fantastic! Congratulations.
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Old 11-15-2013, 08:34 PM
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Awesome! Congrats!
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Old 11-17-2013, 08:40 PM
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My wife and I just had a chuckle about her watching Project Runway on the TV in the bedroom and me watching "Revving Up" (is that the name of the show?) on the TV in the living room.
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Old 11-17-2013, 08:53 PM
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My wife and I just had a chuckle about her watching Project Runway on the TV in the bedroom and me watching "Revving Up" (is that the name of the show?) on the TV in the living room.
Current title is Motor City Masters.
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I hope it doesn't break your NDA and ruin your casting chances by posting here..
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Old 11-18-2013, 08:35 AM
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I hope it doesn't break your NDA and ruin your casting chances by posting here..
No, it does not.

What they do not allow for is giving information about the outcome, should I be cast, letting anyone know when I am eliminated and if I or who wins. That is the BIG no no. They can come after me for $1m in damages if that happens.

In the meantime, they are perfectly happy for me to drum up interest on message boards and have people support me.
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very impressive, you are talented
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No, it does not.

What they do not allow for is giving information about the outcome, should I be cast, letting anyone know when I am eliminated and if I or who wins. That is the BIG no no. They can come after me for $1m in damages if that happens.

In the meantime, they are perfectly happy for me to drum up interest on message boards and have people support me.
Any updates? Are you confirmed as a contestant?
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Any updates? Are you confirmed as a contestant?
The holiday stopped everything. I should get final network approval this week.
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