Jay Leno’s Garage season 2 to premiere on June 15, 2016
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About the show
Jay Leno's Garage is a new American observational, informational and documentary television series about cars that is currently airing on the CNBC channel in the United States. The new automotive series is produced for CNBC by Big Dog Productions and Original Productions. The program is hosted and executive produced by Jay Leno – a huge car enthusiast and collector, legendary American comedian and a long-time host of the hit night time talk show on the NBC channel, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992-2009). Season 1 of the new series debuted on the CNBC channel on October 7, 2015.
In each episode of the show, Jay Leno will explore such automotive topics as collecting cars, car restorations, supercars, classic cars and many more. The new show is based on Leno’s award-winning web series.
Season 1 of Jay Leno's Garage premiered on the CNBC channel in the US on Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at 10pm ET/PT and at the moment it is set to consist of eight one-hour episodes. The initial reviews have been rather positive praising Leno’s appreciation and respect for the automotive history and culture. The celebrity guests this season include Francis Ford Coppola, Keanu Reeves, Tim Allen, Laurence Fishburne, Los Angeles Angels pitcher C.J. Wilson, six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Jimmie Johnson, comedian Jeff Dunham and many others. The show debuted with very good ratings, attracting almost 1 million viewers. The following episodes demonstrated a slight decline in the ratings, which was expected, but still fared pretty well. Something tells us that we will see more of Jay Leno in the future. Since there have been no statements yet from CNBC about a potential second run, check back with us for the latest news, or subscribe to our notifications and get the premiere date of Jay Leno's Garage season 2 automatically sent to your inbox as soon as it is announced.
UPDATED December 6, 2015: The debut season of CNBC’s newest original program Jay Leno’s Garage has just wrapped up on December 2nd and the network has already officially renewed the series for a second season, motivated by its very solid performance and reviews. In fact, the debut run of the program has become the highest-rated freshman season ever for the network. It seems that viewers can’t get enough of the beloved talk show host and his passion for cars is simply addictive. A new chapter of the program is set to include 12 one-hour episodes and it will return in spring 2016. Since CNBC is yet to schedule the exact release date for new episodes, check back with us for the latest news, or subscribe to our notifications and we will send you an automated email as soon as the premiere date is set.
UPDATED April 4, 2016: During the NBC network’s annual Press Day in California, the CNBC channel has unveiled the 2016 summer premiere dates for its new and returning television programs. The fan favorite automotive real life series fronted by the passionate, funny and charismatic Jay Leno was also on that list. A second installment of Jay Leno’s Garage is scheduled to begin airing in the US on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 10pm ET/PT. When the program returns, it will entertain car fans with celebrity guest appearances, exciting stunts and automobile reviews. Sign up for our updates and we will email you an automated reminder of the release date of Jay Leno’s Garage season 2 one day before the show hits the road.