Rev'n

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Rev'n
Country United States
First air date
December 1, 2014
Founded Early October 2012
by Luken Communications, LLC
Owner Luken Communications, LLC
Launch date
December 2014 (2014-12)
Former names
My Car TV[1]
IPTV: 140 (Southern Fibernet)
Official website
revntv.com

Rev’n is an American vehicle-oriented digital broadcast television network owned by Luken Communications, LLC.

History

As early as October 2012, Luken Communications, LLC was planning a car focused channel then called My Car TV.[1] Rev'n was announced by Luken Communications on November 3, 2014 plus the signed up of 23 Mako Communications stations as affiliates to the Rev'n network in November 2014.[2][3] The network aired starting on December 1, 2014 with 26 affiliates in 24 markets[4] reaching 29 million households.[5]

Programs

A partial list includes:[6]

  • Bidding Wars
  • Curator's Vault
  • Dream Car Garage
  • Dream Ridez
  • Formula Drift
  • FreeRide
  • Hidden Heroes
  • Inside Drag Racing
  • Lokar Car Show
  • Mother's Car Show
  • Motorhead Garage
  • Motorz
  • My Classic Car
  • Off Road Action
  • On the Water
  • Performance TV
  • Pleasure Boater
  • Reality Rides
  • Road Classics
  • Sport Compact TV
  • Steel Dreams
  • Tech Garage
  • Truck U
  • Two Guys Garage
  • USAR Racing
  • Valvoline Racing Radio
  • V8TV
  • World of Speed and Beauty
  • World of Trucks

Affiliates

In addition to terrestrial affiliates, Rev'n is also available through a free Internet stream on the station's Web site. No subscription or TV Everywhere authentication is required.

City of license/market Station Virtual
channel
Owner[7] Affiliation date Notes

Arizona

Phoenix K38IZ-D 38.7 Spanish Independent Broadcast Network, LLC

California

Fresno KVHF-LD 4.4 Cocola Broadcasting
Los Angeles KFLA-LD 8.6 KFLA Television
Sacramento KSAO-LD 49.5 Cocola Broadcasting April 21, 2016
San Francisco KMMC-LD 40.4 CMMB America November 2015

Colorado

Cortez K26CI-D 27.7 Southwest Colorado TV Translator Association
Denver K05MD-D 5.3 Mako Communications December 1, 2014[2]
KHDT-LD 16.2 pending

Columbia, District of

Washington WWTD-LD 49.5 DC Broadcasting, Inc. pending

Florida

Miami W16CC-D 16.8 Mako Communications pending
Orlando WSWF-LD 10.1 Charles Namey
St. Augustine WQXT-CD 28.5 A1A TV, Inc.
Tampa W15CM-D 15.4 Mako Communications December 1, 2014[2]

Georgia

Atlanta WYGA-CD 16.7 Mako Communications December 1, 2014[2]

Illinois

Chicago W25DW-D 25.3 Mako Communications December 1, 2014[2]

Kansas

Kansas City KCKS-LD 25.7 Heartland Broadcasting
Topeka WROB-LD 25.7 Heartland Broadcasting
Louisburg KMJC-LD 25.7 Heartland Broadcasting
Wichita KGPT-CD 26.6 Great Plains Television

Missouri

St. Louis KPTN-LD 7.3 Mako Communications December 1, 2014[2]

Montana

Glasgow K39GF-D 18.3 Valley County TV District #1

New Mexico

Albuquerque KYNM-CD 21.4 Belmax Broadcasting July 22, 2015

New York

Albany WYBN-LD 14.5
Buffalo WBXZ-LP 56.3 Ritchie Broadcasting December 1, 2014[8]
New York City WXNY-LD 32.4 NY Spectrum Holding Company

Nevada

Las Vegas KEGS-LD 30.4 Mako Communications December 1, 2014[2]

Oklahoma

Oklahoma City KTOU-LD 21.6 Mako Communications December 1, 2014[2]

Pennsylvania

Philadelphia WZPA-LD 33.5 Mako Communications December 1, 2014[2]

Puerto Rico, Commonwealth of

San Juan W26DK-D 25.4 Mako Communications December 1, 2014[2]

Tennessee

Chattanooga WOOT-LD 6.3 Digital Networks
Nashville WRTN-LP 6.2 Richard & Lisa Goetz

Texas

Amarillo K51JN-D 51.1 Mako Communications December 1, 2014[2]
Austin KVAT-LD 17.6 Mako Communications December 1, 2014[2]
Corpus Christi K20JT-D 54.1 Mako Communications December 1, 2014[2]
Dallas/Fort Worth KVFW-LD 38.4 CMMB America pending
Houston KUVM-CD 34.3 Mako Communications December 1, 2014[2]
San Antonio KISA-LD 40.7 Mako Communications December 1, 2014[2]

Virginia

Grundy WLFG 68.4 Living Faith Ministries, Inc.

Washington

Seattle KUSE-LD 46.6 Mako Communications December 1, 2014[2]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Marcucci, Carl (October 31, 2012). "Luken RTV affiliate losses not a big hit". Radio-TV Business Report. Streamline RBR, Inc. Retrieved February 18, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 2.11 2.12 2.13 2.14 2.15 Seyler, Dave (November 6, 2014). "Television news: Graham, Sinclair, Luken, taxes". RBR-TVBR. Streamline RBR, Inc. Retrieved February 13, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. Flessner, Dave (November 4, 2014). "Luken expands TV networks; new markets, Rev'n channel added". Chattanooga Times Free Press. Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc. Retrieved February 17, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. "KPHE-LD Phoenix Adds Rev'n Diginet". TV News Check. January 12, 2015. Retrieved February 13, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  5. Flessner, Dave (November 3, 2014). "Luken Communications to debut Rev'n automotive TV network on Dec. 1". Chattanooga Times Free Press. Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc. Retrieved February 16, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  6. https://www.scribd.com/fullscreen/248356295?access_key=key-jzwCTEwAWOKNDCsYgr9f&allow_share=true&escape=false&view_mode=scroll
  7. "Stations for Network - Rev\'n". Rabbit Ears.info. Retrieved February 14, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  8. "Luken Signs Multi-Network Affiliation Deal With WBXZ". The Chattanoogan. November 25, 2014. Retrieved February 14, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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