TLC’s ‘American Chopper’ Reaches End Of The Road

by | February 10, 2010 at 3:12 PM | TV News

American Chopper (TLC)

American Chopper (TLC)

NEW YORK — ‘American Chopper‘ is riding off into the sunset.

The popular TLC series based on the feuding Teutul family and their custom-built motorcycle business is going off the air after six seasons. TLC said Wednesday that the final episode will air Thursday.

The end isn’t a surprise. Paul Teutul and his son, Paul Jr., have frequently fought on the air. The son recently left the New York-based Orange County Choppers to start his own business, and the two are in a court dispute over money.

The network said that “the show has always been about building one-of-a-kind bikes and the drama of running a family business. The Teutuls will always be part of the Discovery family and we congratulate them on a tremendously successful series run.”

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