American Chopper: Senior vs Junior

The WORST episodes of American Chopper: Senior vs Junior

Every episode of American Chopper: Senior vs Junior ever, ranked from worst to best by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The worst episodes of American Chopper: Senior vs Junior!

"American Chopper" is back ... sort of. After that popular motorcycle-building reality series crashed after six seasons amidst a Teutul family feud, Paul Sr. and son Paul Jr. return as competitors. Senior and his staff continue their work at Orange County Choppers, while Junior launches Paul Jr. Designs across the street from OCC's original site. Not only that, but Paulie twists the knife even more by hiring former OCC employees, including his brother Mikey, Vinnie DiMartino, Robert "Nub" Colard and Joe Puliafico. With the battle lines drawn, who will survive by designing and building the most innovative choppers?

Last Updated: 8/16/2022Network: Discovery
Deadliest Catch Bike
235 votes

#1 - Deadliest Catch Bike

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 5/23/2011

The OCC crew heads up to Alaska to meet up with the Hillstrand brothers from Deadliest Catch. Then the Deadliest Catch Bike is built and unveiled at the CatchCon fan convention in Seattle.

Silent Treatment
202 votes

#2 - Silent Treatment

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired 10/17/2011

In celebration of its 100th anniversary, Dekalb commissions a bike from PJD to be auctioned off with the proceeds going to benefit the American Red Cross. Meanwhile, OCC begins a build for Cell Buckle, a company that builds cell-phone holders for vehicles, to be unveiled at Sturgis. But when a dissatisfied Senior decides they must start from scratch, an offended Jason does the unthinkable.

Mikey Out?
35 votes

#3 - Mikey Out?

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired 4/30/2012

OCC starts a build that will be unveiled to the prime minister of Malaysia, while PJD finishes a pimped-out bike for baseball player Aaron Rowand. And Mikey drops an unexpected bomb when he considers quitting the show.

Mikey's Art Opening
294 votes

#4 - Mikey's Art Opening

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 4/25/2011

PJD starts a build for Jared Allen's charity while OCC works on a custom build for Supernatural Cymbals. Junior meets with lawyers to stay on top of a new lawsuit from his Dad. Mikey gets a taste of the limelight at his successful art gallery opening.

Now or Never
95 votes

#5 - Now or Never

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired 9/24/2012

Senior and Junior bond during their bike build; OCC begins working on a bike for Wildgame Innovations; PJD reveals a five-wheeled trike for Loopster.

Muscle Car
94 votes

#6 - Muscle Car

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 3/26/2012

In this special episode, Junior seeks to take his company in an entirely new direction by making a custom kit for a muscle car that will be unveiled at Daytona Bike Week.

Change of Heart Part 1
120 votes

#7 - Change of Heart Part 1

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired 5/14/2012

PJD starts a build for Skil Tools while OCC begins a bike based on an Italian sports car. Then Junior makes a huge decision that could finally end his estrangement from Senior once and for all.

Uncharted Territory
98 votes

#8 - Uncharted Territory

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/1/2012

PJD begins a build for QUBX while OCC unveils a bike for Wildgame Innovations; father and son continue their collaboration.

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71 votes

#9 - Impasse

Season 4 - Episode 13 - Aired 11/26/2012

PJD's 911 Memorial Bike is in more hot water than they thought. The pranks leading up to Chopper Live rev up and Sr. and Jr. hit a snag when the production bike discussions open old wounds.

New Venture
66 votes

#10 - New Venture

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired 10/15/2012

Senior receives a stern, on-air lecture from a late night celebrity, Junior launches a new business venture and Senior visits PJD for the first time ever. Then at Sturgis, Senior rides side by side with a bike industry icon.

A New Company
94 votes

#11 - A New Company

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired 10/29/2012

Senior and Junior start brainstorming the production bike, but the road is rocky from the start. First, the two bump heads when discussing design workflow. Then, when Junior leaves town, Senior hijacks control of the project.

Rick's News
91 votes

#12 - Rick's News

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 3/5/2012

Rick's news? He's ENGAGED! Meanwhile, Junior decides to revamp the Black Widow Bike he recently reclaimed from Senior, and OCC works on a two-bike build for John Christner Trucking.

Drastic Action
64 votes

#13 - Drastic Action

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 3/19/2012

Mikey launches a "Fill the Diaper" fundraising campaign for March of Dimes, OCC starts an eco-friendly build for CIMA Green and PJD unveils the March of Dimes bike. Meanwhile, Senior takes bold steps to reunite with his sons.

The Last Build
66 votes

#14 - The Last Build

Season 4 - Episode 14 - Aired 12/3/2012

In the series finale, the crews are under pressure to finish the 911, GAF and Venetian bikes. Cody goes after OCC with a revengeful prank as Chopper Live draws near. Sr and Jr find common ground in their relationship but are at odds over the new company.

Malaysian Adventure
93 votes

#15 - Malaysian Adventure

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired 5/7/2012

Senior, Jason, Jim and Steve travel to Malaysia, where they not only unveil their latest bike, but also encounter wildlife, swim under waterfalls and barter at the central market.

The Call
91 votes

#16 - The Call

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 3/12/2012

After weeks of silence, Junior calls Senior to give his condolences on Helen's passing. Then PJD starts a charity build for the March of Dimes while OCC finishes a two-bike build for John Christner Trucking.

Operation Reconciliation
90 votes

#17 - Operation Reconciliation

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 2/27/2012

OCC builds a bike for Veterans Airlift Command and PJD finishes a bike for One Call Concepts. After his mother's death, Senior is more determined than ever to reconcile with Mikey and Junior, inviting Mikey to join him at a painting class.

Junior's Surprise
71 votes

#18 - Junior's Surprise

Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/8/2012

OCC begins a build for the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally; PJD unveils a bike that was built for a technology company; and Senior and Junior complete their bike build.

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Back in Time
97 votes

#19 - Back in Time

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/10/2012

Senior and Junior brainstorm bike styles for their upcoming collaboration and decide to recreate the first bike they ever built together. Then PJD unveils the Geico Armed Forces tribute bike and OCC reveals the Cafe bike at the opening of the OCC Cafe.

No Cameras
37 votes

#20 - No Cameras

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired 4/23/2012

Junior and Senior ditch the cameras and finally meet face-to-face to discuss their relationship. Meanwhile, at the shops, OCC finishes a bike for MyPillow and PJD starts a build for an MLB outfielder.

94 votes

#21 - Breakthrough

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 4/9/2012

After receiving a puzzling text from Mikey, Senior calls Junior to make amends. PJD starts a build for Newmont Mining while OCC unveils a bike for CIMA Green. Then, Junior asks Senior for a face-to-face meeting, sans cameras.

A Meeting is Set
65 votes

#22 - A Meeting is Set

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired 4/16/2012

OCC starts a 1970's themed build for MyPillow while PJD puts the finishing touches on a bike for Newmont Mining. Then, there is promise that all the family drama could finally end as Senior and Junior agree to meet in person.

The Build is On
99 votes

#23 - The Build is On

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/3/2012

Senior proposes that he and Junior combine forces to build a bike for charity, but Junior is unsure how to respond. But when Rick's wedding brings the two together, Junior gets the reassurance he needs to make a decision once and for all.

Junior Frustration
66 votes

#24 - Junior Frustration

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired 11/5/2012

With the Teutul's new company seemingly at a standstill, Senior takes steps to initiate progress, sans Junior's approval. Mikey provides much needed help to his busy brother, and PJD and OCC both stage unprecedented unveils.

Common Ground
69 votes

#25 - Common Ground

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired 9/17/2012

Senior and Junior get to work on their bike build, which reaps surprising results as the two bond over old memories. Meanwhile, PJD starts a trike for Loopster while OCC builds a bike to benefit Senior's favorite charity.

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