Here’s a nice new concept for a reality show that every car-loving man – and woman - on the face of this world would love to be a part of: have six people duke it out for the enviable opportunity to modify a Scion xB.

Oh wait, Scion’s already doing that.

In a new Web series that’s sure to be must-watch entertainment for a lot of us, “Reinventing the Wheels” features two film makers, two DJs, a special-effects make-up artist and a pastry chef – yes, a pastry chef – are putting their car design talents to good use by having their own individual preliminary designs on a Scion xB. And that’s just episode 1.

We’re pretty sure that as the show progresses, things are going to get a little more interesting. In the meantime, check out episode 1 to see how the six contestants all stack up against each other.

Part 2 of Episode 1 after the jump

Kirby Garlitos
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Kirby’s first exposure into the world of automobiles happened when he caught Knight Rider on television as a five-year old boy. David Hasselhoff didn’t leave much of an impression on him (that happened later on in Baywatch), but KITT certainly did. To this day, Kirby remains convinced that he will one day own a car with the same ‘spirit’ as the original KITT (not the 2008 monstrosity). He doesn't know when that will be, but until then, he’s committed to expressing his love for KITT, and all cars for that matter, here at TopSpeed.  Read More
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5 comments:

  (473) posted on 01.24.2011

The “Reinvent The Wheels” experience offers the aspiring creatives the opportunity to work with professional garages and compete to see who can come up with the most original, inspiring and practical car possible.

  (368) posted on 01.24.2011

I just do hope the video wasn’t removed smiley But for sure it was a A groundbreaking reality competition.

  (797) posted on 01.24.2011

So, where are the other episodes? I hope these six contestants are ready to stack up against each other. Well, let’s check on the upcoming developments on how they are going to reinvent the wheels.

  (1022) posted on 04.5.2010

well I guess scion just wanted to gain more designs as for their model.

  (708) posted on 04.4.2010

Well I hope their design can come into life. But personally i love the ice cream design of christine daniels.

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