The Emmy nominated series 'Chop Cut Rebuild' will be filming WyoTech.
WHAT: Beginning this month, the WyoTech Laramie campus will serve as the visual backdrop and location for filming of Chop Cut Rebuild, an entertaining documentary-style series focusing on restoration, customization and building of elite cars, trucks and hot rods. In its 10th season, host Dan Woods will film episodes at WyoTech Laramie to include Automotive Technology students and staff rebuilding a 1953 Ford F-100 pickup.
WyoTech Laramie automotive technology students and staff will completely tear down the Ford F-100 pickup, and using the skills and knowledge provided by WyoTech, will work on the truck’s bodywork, upholstery, an engine and transmission mockup, and more.
Chop Cut Rebuild shares with household viewers the latest tools, professional techniques and tricks of the trade in a unique and “real life” format. Through WyoTech Laramie’s automotive and custom fabrication facilities, which includes modern tools and equipment in step with many of today's successful shops, students will show off their advanced skill sets learned through WyoTech’s educational curriculum and professionalism development.
This season of Chop Cut Rebuild will premiere on MAVTV (a Lucas Oil-owned network) in July to households across the US.
WHEN: Monday, March 17, 2014
Thursday, March 20, 2014; 5:30 p.m. Laramie Chamber Business Alliance After Hours meeting.
WHERE: WyoTech, 4373 N. 3rd Street, Laramie, Wyo.
WHY: Students and staff of WyoTech Laramie will share their passion and experience in the automotive technology field through Chop Cut Rebuild, and will further spread awareness for the Laramie campus and its programs. WyoTech Laramie provides students with the technical and professional training to help meet their educational and career goals by delivering high-quality, college-level, career-oriented education including in the automotive and collision/refinishing industries. The filming of this national syndicated show at WyoTech Laramie also brings the opportunity for exposure of Laramie, Wyo. and what the city offers educationally and as a lifestyle.