[07/23/09 - 10:47 AM] ABC Announces Crash Course Orlando Jones and Dan Cortese host the series, which premieres Wednesday, August 26 at 9:00/8:00c.
[06/18/09 - 06:41 PM] Development Update: Thursday, June 18 Updates include: Katherine Heigl to return to "Grey's Anatomy"; Linda Hunt reports to "NCIS: Los Angeles"; and Travel to search for "America's Worst Driver."
[05/29/09 - 06:31 PM] Development Update: Friday, May 29 Updates include: Mykelti Williamson is the latest to join FOX's "24"; ABC commits to "Crash Course"; and "Mercy's" Elizabeth Heldens sticks with Universal Media Studios.
[02/27/09 - 06:56 PM] Development Update: Friday, February 27 Updates include: David Morse moves to "Empire State" on ABC; Steven R. McQueen joins The CW's "Vampire Diaries"; and Rebecca Rand Kirshner Sinclair to run "90210."
SEASON(S): 1 (7 episodes, 4 of which have yet to air)
ADDITIONAL NOTES: confirmed as canceled on 4/7/10
DESCRIPTION: (from ABC's press release, July 2009) This summer ABC fulfills your need for speed and laughs by putting you in the driver's seat of "Crash Course," a one of a kind automotive competition reality series produced by A. Smith & Co. Productions, the producers of "I Survived a Japanese Game Show" and "Hell's Kitchen." Hosts are Orlando Jones ("Drumline," "Biker Boyz") and Dan Cortese ("The Superstars" "Surviving Suburbia"). Production was shot in the automobile capitol of the world, Detroit, Michigan. The program airs Wednesday nights from 9:00-10:00 p.m., ET on the ABC Television Network, starting AUGUST 26.