The BEST Episodes of Bitchin' Rides

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 14, 2022

Network: Velocity

Dave Kindig, owner and operator of Kindig-It Design, turns out unique vehicles for his demanding (and sometimes famous) clientele. From rendering and design to building and restoring, viewers see vehicles being made from the ground up before being revealed to the car's owner.

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Updating a Classic

#1 - Updating a Classic

Season 6 - Episode 12 - Aired Jan 1, 2020

A beauty of a car from Kindig's past arrives back in the shop for an engine upgrade. Dave and Kevin make a trip to Detroit to see the latest technology at Lingenfelter engine builders, and check out the Woodward Dream Cruise.

star 8.74
19 votes
Just A Couple Of Here's And There's

#2 - Just A Couple Of Here's And There's

Season 7 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 19, 2020

A simple repaint of a 1964 Corvette careens into much more when Dave upsells the client on a couple of design features, and the crew finds some damage underneath the original paint. Also, the owner of an iconic Ford GTX1 tasks Dave with solving a dilemma.

star 8.70
10 votes
Dave's New Toy

#3 - Dave's New Toy

Season 6 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 27, 2019

Dave loves anything VW, and he finds a deal for a rare Transporter pickup that is too good to pass up. With a few modifications, he will finish the build, but then his real dilemma begins - whether to keep it or auction it.

star 8.67
6 votes
Fireproof

#4 - Fireproof

Season 7 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 11, 2020

After recovering from a terrible accident where his '32 Ford caught fire, a local business owner wants to see the car fixed as well. Diagnosing the fire damage and what caused it is job #1. Plus, a 1967 Mustang arrives with a nasty engine vibration.

star 8.64
14 votes
Now That Is a Bitchin' Ride

#5 - Now That Is a Bitchin' Ride

Season 8 - Episode 14 - Aired Jan 4, 2022

The Bitchin' Pantera is just about done -- paint, assembly and upholstery sound easy, but nothing is simple with this project. While the team bears down on the Pantera, Dave and Kev get an opportunity to upgrade their semi rig that's too good to pass up.

star 8.63
8 votes
The Bitchin Coronet

#6 - The Bitchin Coronet

Season 5 - Episode 14 - Aired Jan 22, 2019

The 1967 Coronet build continues as the metal work comes to an end and the car moves into the paint booth. Vinnie wanted to go all out on this build and Dave has done some of his most innovative design work to date.

star 8.54
39 votes
Unfinished Business

#7 - Unfinished Business

Season 7 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 3, 2020

The 1951 Ford pickup is painted and ready for final assembly. The team encounters problem after problem trying to get it ready for a serviceman who is returning from a year away in a war zone.

star 8.54
13 votes
Challenge Complete

#8 - Challenge Complete

Season 7 - Episode 11 - Aired Jan 14, 2021

The 1965 Mustang makes its way thru the metal shop and is now ready for paint and final assembly. However, this is one of the more intricate cars the shop has ever built, and making it function will test even the Kindig crew.

star 8.50
18 votes
The Big Brother

#9 - The Big Brother

Season 8 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 9, 2021

Matching the two-tone paint job is the challenge of the day as the '53 Barn Door Deluxe build carries on. Custom trim, a new, more powerful engine, 22 windows and a custom interior all come together to make this surprise worth the wait.

star 8.45
22 votes
Green for the Money

#10 - Green for the Money

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 13, 2018

Every inch of the Mercedes Gul-Wing has finally been addressed and the car comes to an epic conclusion. But questions and challenges remain, which color will be just right? Will the doors actually function?

star 8.44
34 votes
The Hummer of the Future

#11 - The Hummer of the Future

Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 27, 2018

star 8.44
41 votes
The Convertible C10

#12 - The Convertible C10

Season 7 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 18, 2021

So far, the engineering behind the convertible C10 works in theory, but making it work in practice is the next step. A father-daughter team bring in a replica 1967 Cobra that is having engine trouble, but Kindig's new dyno is ready to save the day.

star 8.43
21 votes
GT...Ohhh Hell Yeah!

#13 - GT...Ohhh Hell Yeah!

Season 4 - Episode 16 - Aired Jan 9, 2018

The 1967 GTO is ready for its debut, but the entire team is not sure Dave's color choice is correct; polished panels, custom upholstery and a powerful engine make the vehicle stand out from the rest.

star 8.39
44 votes
Let The Chef Cook

#14 - Let The Chef Cook

Season 7 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 28, 2020

Dave and the crew start on a 1966 Corvette, but one major challenge lies ahead for Dave the designer -- he is up against a client who is adamant that he doesn't want the

star 8.38
8 votes
Once In A Lifetime

#15 - Once In A Lifetime

Season 7 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 10, 2020

From an early age, Dave Kindig would cut up hot wheels, mixing and matching parts to create his own cars. 20-plus years later, he has decided that the time is right to design his own concept car from scratch.

star 8.36
14 votes
We Build Bitchin' Rides

#16 - We Build Bitchin' Rides

Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 9, 2018

Dave and the team at Kindig-It-Design start a new year with a one-of-a-kind build they have never attempted before, a 1964 Ranchero. The car looks to have had a lot of work done, but what's underneath the metal sets the team back.

star 8.33
36 votes
Stop and Go

#17 - Stop and Go

Season 6 - Episode 13 - Aired Jan 15, 2020

A client wants his '48 GMC to be Dave's baddest build ever, but when he throws Dave a curveball, it threatens the entire project. Celebrating 20 years in business, Kindig-It hosts a custom car show featuring a slew of past builds.

star 8.33
21 votes
Easy Does It

#18 - Easy Does It

Season 7 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 21, 2020

A returning client is back with another classic, a 1965 Mustang Fastback. He likes to keep a stock look, but with updated drivetrain, instrumentation and as many modern amenities as possible. Plus, the assembly team gets a crash course in engine tuning.

star 8.33
21 votes
This is Gonna Be a Challenge

#19 - This is Gonna Be a Challenge

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 3, 2015

2013 Dodge Challenger comes in for graphics, new hood, and exhaust cutouts Studebaker truck from the past, is back for a suspension upgrade.

star 8.31
16 votes
The Last Mopar

#20 - The Last Mopar

Season 5 - Episode 13 - Aired Jan 15, 2019

Four years ago, Vinnie Massaro brought his Charger to Kindig-It-Design looking for some minor improvements, and what he got absolutely blew hime away. Now he's back to build the biggest, baddest Mopar on the planet.

star 8.30
37 votes
Introducing the Kindig CF1

#21 - Introducing the Kindig CF1

Season 8 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 23, 2021

In a special 100th episode, Dave and the team put the finishing touches on the first-ever Kindig CF Corvettes to complete a lifelong dream. However, the clients argue about who will get the first one, all in advance of a once-in-a-lifetime debut at SEMA.

star 8.29
17 votes
Veruca Violet

#22 - Veruca Violet

Season 5 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 18, 2018

A Corvette enthusiast brings his 1963 Corvette for upgrades; the car has had some work done, but he wants a huge LS X engine and a larger transmission; he also wants to ditch the side pipes and develop a one-of-a-kind, stand-out paint color.

star 8.29
35 votes
Not So Subtle

#23 - Not So Subtle

Season 8 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 21, 2021

The whole team agrees that the body mods are just right, but now the crew must make it a reality. Milestones like bulging out the fenders, creating a spider-shaped exhaust, executing the stretch and getting the car to body are on tap for this stage.

star 8.29
7 votes
Little Red Corvette

#24 - Little Red Corvette

Season 5 - Episode 12 - Aired Jan 8, 2019

Lloyd was born in 1962 and his dream is to have something old, but in good shape just like himself; Dave's biggest challenge is to stretch the car four inches to give more room for driving, moving the gas tank and a few other necessary improvements.

star 8.28
32 votes
Who Gets Number One?

#25 - Who Gets Number One?

Season 8 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 16, 2021

Dave and the guys at Kindig-It proved they could execute Dave's vision of his production Corvette, but now that a few have sold, they have to get them completely finished. The buyers vying for car #1 are a true Corvette aficionado and his best friend.

star 8.28
18 votes