Auditions were held just this last week in Detroit for the new season of Monster Garage. Candidates were evaluated based on their skills– and you KNOW they have to know how to Weld Like A Pro™. They also evaluated their personalities in order to build compatible teams for the show– or teams that make for some good television drama….
Gearheads line up for spot on ‘Monster’
BY NICK MEYER • FREE PRESS STAFF WRITER • MAY 16, 2009
Fixing a normal car is hard enough, but turning a DeLorean into a hovercraft or a hot dog cart into a dragster? That takes the best of the best.
The search for contestants for the Discovery Channel’s popular show “Monster Garage” kicked off today at the Atheneum Hotel in Greektown at 9 a.m., with about 60 people coming out despite rainy conditions.
51-year-old applicant Dave Majewski of Warren, who’s certified in sheet metal fabrication, hydraulics, and pneumatics among other crafts, thought the show would have no problem finding enough talented gearheads.
“They came to a great place, absolutely; there’s no place better than the Motor City,” he said.