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HISTORY Highlights December 2019

Press release   •   Nov 05, 2019 08:20 CET

Battle of the 80s Supercars with David Hasselhoff

DRIVETIME - CAR STUNT

Saturdays at 21.00 from 7th December

This December HISTORY is going car crazy with back to back car themed programming every Saturday from 21.00. Premiering on Saturday 7th December is brand new and exclusive Battle Of The 80s Supercars With David Hasselhoff. In this two-hour special, Knight Rider star David Hasselhoff sets out to prove how the iconic 80's KITT car inspired and revolutionized the car industry for years to come. From one of the fastest vehicles on the planet, to an amphibious sports car, Hasselhoff will pull back the curtain, meet the mavericks, and get behind the wheel of some of the wildest cars out there. The special will culminate with iconic vehicles and their drivers lining up for a one-of-a-kind race with Hasselhoff in the KITT car, Dirk Benedict in the A Team Squad Van from The A-Team, and Erik Estrada in the motorcycle from the police drama television series ChiPs. Full stunt this December includes: Chuck Norris's Epic Guide To Military Vehicles (14 December at 21.00), American Restoration: Truck Edition (21 December at 21.00), The Lost Corvette (28 December at 21.00), and Counting Cars: Danny's Detroit Special (4 January at 21.00). The Car Stunt also features American Pickers Aerosmith Van episode (7 December at 20.00).

A+E Networks® UK, a joint venture between Hearst and Sky, is a leading media network reaching 60 million homes across 100 countries. With our portfolio of popular, high-performing and creative brands - HISTORY®, Crime+Investigation®, Lifetime®, HISTORY2® and UK free to air BLAZE® - we have entertained and inspired audiences for over 20 years; telling the stories that need to be told.

Our award-winning factual and entertainment content includes global hit franchises like Forged in Fire and Born this Way, must see dramas Knightfall and Vikings as well as original local commissions including: Al Murray’s Why Does Everyone Hate the English and Murdertown with Katherine Kelly (UK), Married at First Sight (Africa) and The Hunt for Baltic Gold (Poland). We complement our programming with innovative talent-led exclusive digital content and top rated podcasts.


We currently partner with over 360 operators broadcasting throughout the Nordics, Benelux, Central Europe, the Middle East and Africa. We have offices in London, Warsaw, and Johannesburg.

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