CMT.com Releases Jaw-Dropping Daredevil TUNNEL OF LOVE Promo
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CMT.com just launched brand new video from inside the fiery tunnel, taken just before daredevil Clint Ewing crashed and was rushed to the hospital. Ewing remains hospitalized after receiving treatment for third-degree burns, but is expected to make a full recovery. Click here to watch the footage!
Tomorrow night, CMT will air the jaw-dropping TUNNEL OF FIRE as part of CMT BIKE WEEK. The special documents three separate world record attempts, including Clint Ewing's death-defying attempt to ride his motorcycle through a blazing 360-feet inferno. TUNNEL OF FIRE premieres Tuesday, August 20 at 8:00-9:00 p.m., ET/PT, and an encore will air immediately after at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT.
CMT brings the annual motorcycle festival best known for its jaw-dropping stunts and off-the-wall competitions to television with CMT BIKE WEEK, 10 hours of bike-themed programming centered around the 2013 Sturgis Rally, premiering every night at 8 p.m., ET/PT Sunday, August 18 through Saturday, August 24. Filmed at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip's two-week event in Sturgis, S.D., CMT BIKE WEEK will give viewers an in-depth and behind-the-scenes look into the music, culture and camaraderie that make up this popular festival. Cameras will be on-hand to document three separate world record attempts, including Clint Ewing's death-defying attempt to ride his motorcycle through a blazing 360-feet inferno.
Throughout the week, CMT will premiere four, all-new specials including TUNNEL OF FIRE, BIKER BATTLES and KID ROCK: LIVE FROM BUFFALO CHIP; the 30-minute special DOOMSDAY GARAGE; as well as all-new episodes of HILLBILLIES FOR HIRE and DOG AND BETH: ON THE HUNT. Beginning tonight, fans can also check out CMT.com to see how things heat up at Sturgis when the sun goes down, with never-before-seen "After Dark" video content.
The CMT BIKE WEEK lineup includes:
TUNNEL OF FIRE - Premieres Tuesday, August 20 at 8:00 - 9:00 p.m., ET/PT
Hosted by Rossi Morreale and Cristy Lee, this adrenaline-pumping special highlights the craziest daredevils and stunts that happen at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip. Motorcyclist Clint Ewing will attempt to set a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title, completing the death-defying "Tunnel of Fire" stunt by traveling through a towering inferno longer than a football field. The special will also feature front row seats to the "Wall of Death," where American hell-rider Patch McGillicutty will steer a motorcycle around a circular wall at 90 miles per hour. An encore of TUNNEL OF FIRE will air immediately after at 9:00 p.m., ET/PT. TUNNEL OF FIRE is produced by Cary Glotzer, Jordan Stone, Joe Townley and Michael Yudin of MY Tupelo Entertainment.
BIKER BATTLES - Premieres Wednesday, August 21 at 8:00 - 9:00 p.m., ET/PT
This all-new special will highlight the most insane and outrageous competitions that take place at Sturgis each year. Hosted by Big Jay Oakerson, the show will highlight everything from a makeshift bikini competition, to a tattoo challenge, bike build and burnout contest and even a vertical motorcycle hill climb. BIKER BATTLES is produced by Cary Glotzer, Joe Townley and Michael Yudin of MY Tupelo Entertainment.
DOOMSDAY GARAGE - Premieres Wednesday, August 21 at 9:30 - 10:00 p.m., ET/PT
Father and son team Jeff and Zach are the go-to guys for rides that can do a lot more than just off-roading. They are the leading builders of doomsday vehicles; cars, trucks, buses and boats that are built for survival against all elements and extended escape from civilization. With a crack team of automotive experts, Jeff and Zach take run-of-the-mill vehicles and turn them into all-out survival machines, building everything from a luxury RV to an armored tank.