Spike TV Orders Second Season Of “Ride With Funkmaster Flex”

Spike TV has ordered a second season of "Ride

With Funkmaster Flex" the network announced today.

The 13 new episodes will start Sunday May 2 and

season two features the rides of such stars as Mariah Carey, Cedric The Entertainer,

Dave Chappelle, Tyra Banks, Ashanti, Moby, Wyclef, Baby and Cash Money Millionaires,

Russell Simmons and others.

"Season two is bigger, better and full of

the automotive insights and elite celebrity guests that only Flex and Spike

TV can deliver," executive producer Monica Taylor told AllHipHop.com in

a statement.

This season Flex will branch out into other forms

of transportation as he hits the street on lowrider bikes with Moby, puts the

custom touch on a golf cart with Cedric The Entertainer, redesigns Tyra Banks’

Lexus and goes helicopter shopping with Mariah Carey.

"The goal is to take the audience with him

as he brings the latest and greatest in the automotive world, and whether it’s

getting hints on tricking out their own rides or taking a look at the fantasy

vehicles of the stars, the viewers are in the shotgun seat with Flex on this

ride," added co-executive Producer Lashan Browning.

Below are the descriptions for each show in May:

Sunday, May 2 – "Chopper Shopping with Mariah"

— Flex goes flying with Mariah Carey, drives the legendary Cobra, and gives

a behind-the-scenes tour of the Funkmaster Flex Celebrity car show, including

hot cars from Wyclef, Busta Rhymes, and 50 Cent.

Sunday, May 9 – "The Starsky and Hutch Makeover"

— Flex customizes an original Torino from the motion picture STARSKY AND HUTCH,

explores the underground chopper racing culture, and visits the collection of

recording star Wyclef.

Sunday, May 16 – "Hitting the Streets with

Orange County Choppers" — Flex races with the big dogs at the Richard

Petty Driving Experience, meets up with the men of American Choppers, and redesigns

the Lexus of supermodel Tyra Banks.

Sunday, May 23 – "Cruisin with Madden and

the Millionaires" — Flex heads down south to visit Baby and the Cash Money

Millionaires impressive fleet, takes you on a tour of the Madden Cruiser, and

introduces a new style of driving – drifting.

Sunday, May 30 – "Keeping Missy Supa Dupa

Fly" — Flex hooks up Missy Elliott’s Camaro, take "Hip Hop Godfather"

Russell Simmons shopping for a ride, and visits a man who caters to a star’s

every whim.

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