Prime Gear Australia is returning after 12 years with an all-new solid in 2024.
Paramount+ and BBC Studios Australia and New Zealand at the moment introduced the return of the collection which options hosts Blair Joscelyne, Beau Ryan and Jonathan LaPaglia.
Mr Joscelyne is greatest identified for co-creating the Mighty Automotive Mods YouTube collection with Marty Mulholland. The collection began in 2007 and has since gained over half a billion YouTube views.
“It’s a as soon as in a lifetime alternative while you get requested to be a part of one of many largest motoring exhibits on the earth,” mentioned Mr Joscelyne.
“And I’ll take my job significantly of frying the tyres of any car that the producers are irresponsible sufficient handy me the keys to.”
Becoming a member of the YouTuber is actor Jonathan LaPaglia, who beforehand hosted Australian Survivor.
“Prime Gear is arguably the most important (and best) automotive present ever and as a large fan I used to fantasise being on it someday as a visitor racing the fairly priced automotive round their check monitor,” mentioned Mr LaPaglia.
Beau Ryan is the ultimate member of the brand new solid. He not too long ago hosted The Wonderful Race Australia and co-hosts Gladiators, set to air in 2024.
Mr Joscelyne launched a press release on Fb saying he doesn’t plan to depart Mighty Automotive Mods however co-host Marty can be hoisting up the automobiles solo for a “few minutes”.
“We’re 16 years deep and nonetheless completely loving what we’ve created. We’ve all the time made the present slot in and round our lives with the pliability to acommodate adventures like this one,” learn the Fb publish.
“We’ve acquired a heap of superior movies coming your method together with an enormous new MCM journey which can be coming to your eyeballs in December.”
BBC Australia and New Zealand will produce the eight-part collection, which is able to start filming later this 12 months.
Prime Gear Australia season one premiered on SBS on September 29, 2008. On the time, the hosts had been Warren Brown, Charlie Cox and Steve Pizzati. Season one and two each featured eight episodes every.
In 2010, the 9 Community picked up the present for 2 seasons. Seasons three and 4 of Prime Gear Australia had been hosted by Shane Jacobson, Ewen Web page and Steve Pizzati.
Season three included 4 episodes, whereas season 4 noticed six episodes air earlier than the present was axed in April 2012.
It’s unclear if the unique British Prime Gear will return after a critical crash involving co-host Andrew ‘Freddie’ Flintoff halted manufacturing.
“A call on the timing of future Prime Gear exhibits can be made in the end with BBC Content material,” a BBC spokesperson advised The Impartial UK. The broadcaster had reportedly advised the present’s manufacturing workers to start to search for jobs elsewhere.