About Americarna

AmeriCarna is a car culture television show hosted by Ray Evernham with guidance from his friend and mentor, Rick Hendrick, simply known as Mr. H. They’ll rely on their vast experience as “car guys” to take viewers back in time and introduce them to a period of history when the automobile heavily influenced American culture.


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Tonight: @[135707689792897:274:Ray Evernham] finds the Hot Rodders Holy Grail and visits us at Valvoline HQ. Tune in to @[233065566834663:274:AmeriCarna] at 10pm, only on @[196413610393596:274:Velocity]: http://www.velocity.com/tv-shows/americarna/videos/how-to-lubricate-the-ardun/
Posted On: April 14, 2015, 9:24 pm
Tonight is the AmeriCarna Season 2 finale and it's all about hot rods! We give are good friend Mike Herman from H&H Flatheads a visit and much more! Tune in to Velocity at 10/9c

Posted On: April 14, 2015, 6:55 pm
Tomorrow at 10/9c on Velocity, Ray Evernham finds the “Hot Rodders Holy Grail” and our friends at Valvoline USA are giving you a sneak peek!

Hot Rodders Holy Grail
Posted On: April 13, 2015, 7:19 pm
What did everybody think of last night's episode? Pretty cool stuff, huh? Make sure to check out this clip if you missed it!

Fiberglass Cars of the 1950s
Ray visits the Fiberglass Farm to get the history on the post-war movement to build incredible, one-of-a-kind customs from fiberglass. He has questions about one classic, the 1952 Maverick Sportster.
Posted On: April 8, 2015, 6:36 pm
Tonight, with our friends at Valvoline USA, we explore how soldiers returning home from World War II affected America’s auto industry. Tune in at 10/9c on Velocity!

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Posted On: April 8, 2015, 12:21 am
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Spotted: @[233065566834663:274:AmeriCarna] host Ray wearing wearing Jeremiah! #vintage #cars #americarna
Posted On: April 7, 2015, 9:00 pm
We also visit with our Smithsonian friends tonight to see what they know about fiberglass cars. Don't miss an all-new episode of AmeriCarna at 10/9c on Velocity!

Posted On: April 7, 2015, 6:15 pm
Join Ray Evernham and our friends at Forgotten Fiberglass tomorrow night at 10/9c on Velocity!

Posted On: April 6, 2015, 8:49 pm
Join us next Tuesday at 10/9c on Velocity as we investigate the history behind fiberglass cars in America!

Posted On: April 2, 2015, 9:18 pm
The AmeriCarna crew is getting some vintage modifieds ready for New Hampshire Motor Speedway with Ingersoll Rand tools!

Posted On: April 1, 2015, 8:46 pm
This week, Ray Evernham finds two cars driven by two of the most famous names in motorsport history. Both of them raced in the '50s and '60s when Valvoline USA was developing an oil specifically designed for racing, now called VR1.

Posted On: March 31, 2015, 11:20 pm
Tonight, Ray Evernham finds not one, but two cars that will make your jaw drop. Any guesses on this IndyCar? IndyCar Series

Posted On: March 31, 2015, 1:57 pm
This car may not look like much but wait until you find out who drove it! Tomorrow night at 10/9c on Velocity

Posted On: March 30, 2015, 7:42 pm
Ever wonder how movie studios cast and produce cars? This week Ray Evernham and Valvoline USA head out west to find out!

Posted On: March 24, 2015, 8:57 pm
SCHEDULE CHANGE: Tomorrow's new episode will now be “Million Dollar Movie Cars” featuring Jerry Horton of Papa Roach! 10/9c on Velocity

Jerry Horton's Mercury
Posted On: March 23, 2015, 7:59 pm
Come see the Richie Evans and Jerry Cook cars that were featured in Season 2 of AmeriCarna at the Charlotte AutoFair!

Feature Vehicles from Ray Evernham's "AmeriCarna" TV Show to be on Display at AutoFair
Automobile enthusiasts will want to add the "AmeriCarna" display to their list of must-see things at the Charlotte Motor Speedway spring AutoFair on April 9-12, where they will get the chance to see three famous vehicles from the hit Velocity TV show hosted former NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion crew chief Ray Evernham at the Nationwide Showcase Pavilion.
Posted On: March 19, 2015, 6:47 pm
Which car would you have rather stumbled upon:

1. Music Icon Bob Seger's 1965 Ford Mustang Fastback
2. Designer Larry Shinoda's Prototype Ford Mustang Boss 302
3. The first Mustang ever sold in 1964

Posted On: March 18, 2015, 2:19 pm
Did you know: By the time the first Ford Mustang was ever sold in 1964 Valvoline USA had already been making motor oil for nearly 100 years!
Posted On: March 17, 2015, 7:28 pm
Any Bob Seger fans out there? Tune in tonight to see what he has to do with #AmeriCarna! 10/9c on Velocity

Mustang tied to rocker Bob Seger to make TV debut
Dave and Kaye Persell's 1965 Ford Mustang Fastback, originally owned by iconic Detroit rocker Bob Seger, will make its television debut on Tuesday.
Posted On: March 17, 2015, 1:47 pm
Want to know what's so special about this Ford Mustang? Tune in to AmeriCarna tomorrow night at 10/9c on Velocity!

Posted On: March 16, 2015, 1:40 pm
What did everybody think about our VIP pass into the General Motors Design center last night?

Posted On: March 11, 2015, 3:27 pm
Before we take a look at the history of General Motors design on #AmeriCarna, lets take a look at Valvoline USA’s heritage --> bit.ly/1FGXbr0

Posted On: March 10, 2015, 8:16 pm
Check out a few of the cars that will be highlighted tonight at 10/9c on Velocity as Ray Evernham goes on a journey through the history of General Motors Design!

The Jewels of GM Design - FastLane
Art meets science in the latest episode of “AmeriCarna.”
Posted On: March 10, 2015, 4:21 pm

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For car enthusiasts, the GM Design Center is hallowed ground and its incredible history will be on full display tonight as @[233065566834663:274:AmeriCarna]’s Ray Evernham gets a personal tour from our Global Design VP Ed Welburn. Tune in to @[196413610393596:274:Velocity] at 10 p.m. EDT to see how stunning vehicles like this 2013 @[95690769922:274:Cadillac] Elmiraj concept come to life. http://s.gm.com/2Kx
Posted On: March 10, 2015, 4:05 pm
Check out a preview of tomorrow night's episode brought to you by our friends at Valvoline USA! 10/9c on Velocity

Inside Bill Mitchell’s Secret Garage
Ray gets a tour inside the “secret garage” and hears the stories behind some of the legendary cars that inspired future designers and made GM what it is today.
Posted On: March 9, 2015, 9:05 pm
This Tuesday we visit our friend Ed Welburn and explore some never before seen secrets at General Motors Design. Don't miss it!

Posted On: March 5, 2015, 6:57 pm
Tune in to Velocity in 30 minutes for another all-new episode of AmeriCarna!
Posted On: March 4, 2015, 2:34 am

Rebuilding the Rivalry
When Rick Hendrick finds out Ray is rebuilding Richie's number 61 car, he challenges Ray to rebuild Jerry's 38 side by side. Of course Ray wants to take them back to Martinsville.
Posted On: March 3, 2015, 8:10 pm



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A huge thanks to all of our fans and partners for making season 2 of #AmeriCarna possible! Stay tuned for more…
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Anybody have a cool Bonneville story? #AmeriCarna
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“That’s right, the guy behind the @Valvoline racing curtain, is actually a girl!” #AmeriCarna
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For more on H&H Flatheads, check out Mike’s website: http://t.co/q49igOthqi
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Willie Glass is what we would call a “Speed Freak” #AmeriCarna
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Ever heard of Willie Glass? He has an incredible story. Stay tuned… #AmeriCarna
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1 week ago
Tune in to the season finale of #AmeriCarna right now on @Velocity!
1 week ago
Less than 30 minutes until the season finale of #AmeriCarna on @Velocity. Don't miss it!
1 week ago
Tonight is the #AmeriCarna Season 2 finale and it's all about hot rods! Tune in to @Velocity at 10/9c! http://t.co/KYqcm3SSZ0
1 week ago
Craving some #AmeriCarna tonight? Then tune in to @Velocity right now for 2 full hours of car history!
1 week ago
Tomorrow @RayEvernham finds the “Hot Rodders Holy Grail” and our friends at @Valvoline are giving you a sneak peek--> http://t.co/jWVlVgghVy
2 weeks ago
.@RayEvernham signing autographs at the #AmeriCarna display @CLTMotorSpdwy #Autofair! http://t.co/HbJLOjMklF
2 weeks ago
In this Tuesday's show we find the "Hot Rodders Holy Grail." It's also the season 2 finale so don't miss it! #AmeriCarna