NBCSN announced today a new automotive reality series, Mobsteel, which follows a Detroit-based custom car shop that transforms vintage American cars into modern-day street machines. The eight-episode series will debut Sunday, Aug. 16 at 6 p.m. ET, immediately following NBCSN's coverage of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 from Michigan International Speedway. Mobsteel follows founder Adam Genei and his team of custom-car specialists, including his wife Pam Genei, as they restore vehicles ranging from the finest relics of the American automotive boom, to an old International Harvester Loadstar, and much more. Mobsteel is an existing custom-car shop that was founded more than 10 years ago, using vintage parts and Detroit steel to bring these ancient American cars back to life.
Adam's customer, Jamie, wants Mobsteel to build him a classic '63 Lincoln Continental... all black. He's been saving up for years and only trusts the Mobsteel crew to get the job done right. The guys are up to the challenge but run into trouble when they realize they'll be working under Jamie's blue-collar budget. Adam is forced to think outside the box so he can turn a profit and still deliver Jamie a true Detroit Mobsteel classic.
Mobsteel is on a mission to revive the king of American luxury, a 1953 Packard Clipper. With busted chrome, an overheating engine and peeling paint, it's going to need that Mobsteel touch. Along the way Adam and Steve explore the abandoned Packard Factory, Ron learns a new paint technique, and Doug tries to revive a monster engine. But can all that work bring this Detroit original back to its glory days?
Facing the need of a new work truck, Adam must decide whether to take Pam's advice and keep it simple, or do it his way and go all-out.
Adam gets a surprise visit from a childhood friend, who wants his beat-up 1949 Chevy truck transformed into a retro daily driver.
The crew fix up a '58 Cadillac for rock musician Ty Stone's next music video.
Former NFL defensive lineman Albert Haynesworth seeks some custom modifications for his 1972 Ford truck.
Local automotive businessman Tom wants his old school Ford Fastback beefed up and ready to race. But this classic car needs a major overhaul, including a new power-packed engine, some serious suspension, and an eye catching paint job. Will Mobsteel be able deliver their classic style on this monster muscle car?
Mobsteel makes a promise to deliver a classic Continental Coup to their favorite Sunday Sermon Pastor, Kelley Runion. Their challenge: make a beat-down Continental Coupe look like a million bucks... but do it on a dime. Will the team be able to stay true to the Mobsteel style without breaking the bank?