OCTOBER IS ‘MES D’MOTORES’ ON DISCOVERY EN ESPAÑOL
The network launches the third season of Texas Trocas, the miniseries Harley and the Davidsons, and the Barrett Jackson live coverage from Las Vegas
PR Newswire, Miami, Florida, October 10, 2016
MES D’MOTORES (#MesDmotores) bursts full speed through Discovery en Español with the third season of its hit series TEXAS TROCAS, starring a successful Mexican-American family; the highly anticipated premiere of the miniseries HARLEY AND THE DAVIDSONS, featuring the story behind the legendary motorcycle brand, and the live coverage of BARRETT JACKSON Las Vegas, the world’s greatest collector car auction.
“Our Mes D’Motores programming event reinforces Discovery en Español as the leading provider of automotive content that serves on of our Latino audience’s greatest passions,” said Eileen Piñeiro, Senior Director of Discovery en Español. “This October we are a featuring premium series and specials that feature extreme transformations while celebrating ingenuity and the entrepreneurial spirit. From a family that can perform the most amazing truck transformations, to the vision of young motorcycle lovers, these stories portray a true passion for engines offering the viewer an extraordinary experience.”
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The hours and brief descriptions of the shows that make up MES D’MOTORES are as follows:
TEXAS TROCAS S3 – Monday, October 17 at 10PM E/P – NEW SEASON
Discovery en Español’s popular original series returns with more of the amazing stories and vehicle transformations that fascinate viewers. Each episode follows the South Texas Mexican-American Méndez family while they transform average rigs into amazing masterpieces. This third season, the family takes on some of the most out-of-the-box projects ever seen, from overhauling the tour bus of Grammy-nominated Mexican band, ‘Los Rieleros del Norte’ to restoring a New York fire truck to honor the firefighters who risked their lives during September 11th. Meanwhile, the Méndez family receives a surprise visit from Martin Vaca, star of the series Mexicánicos.
HARLEY AND THE DAVIDSONS – Sunday, October 23 at 9PM E/P – NEW SERIES
The 3-part miniseries features the story of the iconic Harley-Davidson brand founded by three young men from Milwaukee, brothers Walter and Arthur Davidson and their friend William Harley. The series will transport viewers back to the formative, hardscrabble years of Harley Davidson and the birth of motorcycle racing. The series is led by an all-star cast including Michiel Huisman (“Game of Thrones”), Stephen Rider (“Daredevil”), Jessica Camacho (“Sleepy Hollow”) and Gabe Luna (“Matador”).
BARRETT JACKSON LIVE – October 14 and 15 at 7PM E/4PM P
Presented by Jorge Koechlin, former racing driver and TV commentator, and Antonio Brunet, star of the series ‘Buscadores de cromo’, Discovery en Español’s BARRETT JACKSON LIVE will take viewers to Las Vegas and inside one of their biggest auctions where hundreds of the world’s most sought, unique, and valuable automobiles cross the block.
Discovery en Español will also feature automobile dedicated content throughout the month on our YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/discoveryenespanol as well as live videos on Facebook and Instagram. Follow us on facebook.com/discoveryenespanol, Twitter @DiscoveryenESP, and Instagram @discoveryenespanol.
About Discovery en Español
Discovery en Español connects Spanish-speaking viewers in the U.S. to the world and all its wonder and possibilities. It provides quality programming focusing on bold storytelling across core genres including adventure, ingenuity, natural history, investigation and current affairs. Created by Discovery Communications, Discovery en Español is widely distributed on Hispanic tier packages throughout the country. For more information, please follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/discoveryenespanol, Twitter @DiscoveryenESP, Instagram @discoveryenespanol and YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/discoveryenespanol.