Car Matchmaker

Car Matchmaker

2014 - 2016, Comedy, Reality, Motor
Spike Feresten helps buyers find their perfect vintage car

Episode Guide

  • Car Matchmaker - Cross Fit Campers (Season 3 Episode 16)
    Season 3 Episode 16:

    Cross Fit Campers

    Spike drives an Army surplus Humvee to meet a couple who are looking for an adventure vehicle they can take off the grid for a year.

  • Car Matchmaker - Rocket Scientist Tuners (Season 3 Episode 15)
    Season 3 Episode 15:

    Rocket Scientist Tuners

    Spike offers suggestions to a rocket engineer looking for a tuner-friendly vehicle that can also serve as a daily driver.

  • Car Matchmaker - Sidecar Bob (Season 3 Episode 14)
    Season 3 Episode 14:

    Sidecar Bob

    Spike takes a ride on a prototype Confederate Fighter motorcycle; an art director seeks a stylist motorcycle with a sidecar so he can take road trips with his dog.

  • Car Matchmaker - Off-Roading Playboy Model (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:

    Off-Roading Playboy Model

    Spike takes a Jaguar F-Type Project 7 to meet model Alyssa Arce, whose current means of transportation is calling for an Uber driver.

  • Car Matchmaker - Mighty Minis (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:

    Mighty Minis

    A mechanic seeks the Mini Cooper of his dreams; Spike selects three different variations of the iconic vehicle to show the buyer.

  • Car Matchmaker - Retro Campers (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    Retro Campers

    Spike offers recommendations to blogger Andreea Cristina, who needs help finding a luxurious, retro-styled camper.

  • Car Matchmaker - Giddy-Up Truck (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    Giddy-Up Truck

    Spike drives the Ferrari 488 GTB, with over 661 horsepower, to meet a professional rodeo competitor who usually sticks to one horse's power at a time.

  • Car Matchmaker - Big Guy, Micro Car (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    Big Guy, Micro Car

    Spike drives an Amphicar over land and sea; a microcar enthusiast hopes to expand his collection of unusual vehicles.

  • Car Matchmaker - Keanu and the Motorcycles (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    Keanu and the Motorcycles

    Spike takes a ride on actor Keanu Reeves' Arch KRGT-1 motorcycle and offers suggestions to a makeup artist who has outgrown her beginner bike.

  • Car Matchmaker - NFLer London (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    NFLer London

    Spike recommends a Bentley Continental Flying Spur, a Lexus GS 350 F Sport and a BMW 650i to a former professional football player who totaled his daily driver.

  • Car Matchmaker - Seinfeld Auction (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Seinfeld Auction

    Spike travels to the Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance classic car auction in Florida to help a buyer interested in comic Jerry Seinfeld's 1974 Porsche 911 Carrera 3.0 IROC RSR.

  • Car Matchmaker - Vintage Off-Roaders (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    Vintage Off-Roaders

    Spike offers three suggestions to a Joshua Tree, Calif., artist who desires a vintage four-wheel-drive vehicle that can handle the rugged desert terrain.

  • Car Matchmaker - Karrs for Karrueche (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Karrs for Karrueche

    Spike recommends a Jaguar XJL, an Audi A8 L Quattro and a Mercedes-Benz E63 S AMG for social media star Karrueche Tran.

  • Car Matchmaker - Cool Pick Up Trucks (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Cool Pick Up Trucks

    Spike picks up a sommelier in a $300,000 ICON Dodge D200 Reformer, then suggests three possible trucks that could satisfy the businessman's wine-hauling needs.

  • Car Matchmaker - Fast Balls and Fast Cars for an LA Angel (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    Fast Balls and Fast Cars for an LA Angel

    Los Angeles Angels pitcher C. J. Wilson takes Spike for a ride in his custom color McLaren P1; teammate Tyler Skaggs seeks an upgrade to his 2009 Chevrolet Tahoe.

  • Car Matchmaker - Vintage Muscle (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    Vintage Muscle

    Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Genevieve Morton seeks a vintage American muscle car suitable for weekend cruising.

  • Car Matchmaker - Off Road Warrior (Season 2 Episode 18)
    Season 2 Episode 18:

    Off Road Warrior

    Spike recommends a Toyota FJ Cruiser, a Land Rover LR3 and a Chevrolet Colorado to a dirt biker in search of a rugged transport vehicle.

  • Car Matchmaker - Hot Property (Season 2 Episode 17)
    Season 2 Episode 17:

    Hot Property

    Spike suggests a Range Rover Autobiography, a Maserati Ghibli and a Mercedes-Benz E250 BlueTEC sedan as suitable options for a real-estate agent looking to upgrade her vehicle and impress her clients.

  • Car Matchmaker - Family Cool Bus (Season 2 Episode 16)
    Season 2 Episode 16:

    Family Cool Bus

    Spike suggests crossover SUVs from Volvo, Audi and Mercedes-Benz as stylish alternatives to a soccer mom who is looking to upgrade her minivan.

  • Car Matchmaker - A Roman Chariot (Season 2 Episode 15)
    Season 2 Episode 15:

    A Roman Chariot

    A tattoo artist needs a suitable replacement for his Camaro that was destroyed in an accident; Spike's sporty and safe suggestions include a Bentley Continental GT.

  • Car Matchmaker - Performance Enhancement (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:

    Performance Enhancement

    Spike suggests a Dodge Viper SRT GTS, a 1970 Mercedes-Benz 280 SL and a 2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT S as the perfect weekend vehicle for a Los Angeles plastic surgeon.

  • Car Matchmaker - Car Collecting 101 (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    Car Collecting 101

    A cinematographer seeks a vehicle that will hold both collectible value and camera gear; Spike's suggestions include a 1976 Ford Bronco, a 1979 Mercedes-Benz 300TD wagon and a 1989 Jeep Grand Wagoneer.

  • Car Matchmaker - Vintage Ride for an Oakland Raider (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    Vintage Ride for an Oakland Raider

    The garage of football player Donald Penn; Spike lines up a 1961 Cadillac convertible, a 1972 Buick Riviera and a 1968 Ford F-100, to add to the collection.

  • Car Matchmaker - A Hoop Dream Car (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    A Hoop Dream Car

    A professional basketball player seeks a new vehicle with swag and plenty of legroom; a baller from the Los Angeles Clippers shares his opinion.

  • Car Matchmaker - Cooking With Gas (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    Cooking With Gas

    Spike takes a sensible-minded chef to Magnus Walker's Urban Outlaw Shop for a ride in a classic Porsche.

  • Car Matchmaker - Band on the Run (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    Band on the Run

    Spike helps Matt Farah of The Smoking Tire log miles on a 1996 Lexus LS 400; band Citizun desires a spacious and stylish vehicle for its next tour.

  • Car Matchmaker - Truck, Yeah! (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    Truck, Yeah!

    Spike helps a construction manager find a truck to suit the needs of his growing family and business; three double-cab work trucks and an off-roading experience prove that trucks can be just as fun as they are practical.

  • Car Matchmaker - Hauler Back (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Hauler Back

    Spike recommends a 1968 Ford Country Squire, a 2015 Subaru Outback and a 1963 Chevy C10 Stepside truck as possible vehicles for a woodworker and her husband.

  • Car Matchmaker - Grill and Thrills (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Grill and Thrills

    Spike suggests three different vehicles for a restaurateur who drives a custom Scion equipped with a sausage-making grill; Formula DRIFT driver Joon Maeng.

  • Car Matchmaker - Kate Plus V8 (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Kate Plus V8

    A television reporter's rental-fleet Hyundai is replaced with something more appropriate; actor Patrick Dempsey provides a lesson in speed racing.

  • Car Matchmaker - The Perfect Vintage (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    The Perfect Vintage

    A winemaker who wants a large vehicle that can transport guests around his vineyard takes a look at a Pinzgauer, a Volkswagen pickup and a "Uni-Dodge."

  • Car Matchmaker - Car for a Comedian (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Car for a Comedian

    Spike helps "Best Bars in America" co-host Jay Larson find a classy, reliable second car for weekend cruising.

  • Car Matchmaker - Stone's Bassist (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Stone's Bassist

    Bassist Darryl Jones of the Rolling Stones test-drives a Mercedes, a Jaguar and a BMW during his search for a fast and refined ride.

  • Car Matchmaker - Driven by Design (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Driven by Design

    The owner of a fashion marketing company seeks a perfectly tailored car; Spike's three "unique, yet understated" suggestions include a restored 1964 Lincoln Continental.

  • Car Matchmaker - Awakening the Inner Car Guy (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    Awakening the Inner Car Guy

    Spike tries to convince a Los Angeles DJ who drives a beat-up sedan that a nice car is just as important to one's image as nice clothes.

  • Car Matchmaker - Food Truck Fiesta (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Food Truck Fiesta

    Spike tries to convince a food-truck entrepreneur that his late-model Bentley is conveying the wrong message to the world.

  • Car Matchmaker - Like Father, Like Son (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Like Father, Like Son

    A new father gets a insider's tour of a Porsche design center and hopes to find a speedy vehicle that will make his own father jealous.

  • Car Matchmaker - The SNL Cue Card Guy (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    The SNL Cue Card Guy

    Spike tries to convince his younger brother who lives in New York City to buy an all-wheel drive vehicle; guests include comics Jerry Seinfeld, Will Forte and Seth Meyers.

  • Car Matchmaker - Momma's Boy (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Momma's Boy

    A wealthy investor hopes that Spike can find the perfect birthday vehicle for his mother, an 80-year-old "Magnum, P.I." fan who likes to drive fast.

  • Car Matchmaker - Best Car for Dogs (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Best Car for Dogs

    Spike assists a Web designer who desires a vehicle big enough for himself and his equally large dogs.

  • Car Matchmaker - 3 Sexy Cats (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    3 Sexy Cats

    The owner of a hamburger restaurant chain seeks a special edition Jaguar; Spike and his client view actor Steve McQueen's 1956 Jaguar XKSS.

  • Car Matchmaker - The Car Show Model (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    The Car Show Model

    A car show model hopes to find the perfect ride in time for her wedding; a collision at a kart racing school could leave Spike unable to help.

  • Car Matchmaker - Techno Car (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Techno Car

    Actress Diana Popick is looking for a sexy, budget-friendly car; Spike teaches her how to beat the dealership.

  • Car Matchmaker - West Hollywood Boombox (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    West Hollywood Boombox

    Spike attends a Los Angeles lowrider convention with the owner of a tanning salon to find the appropriate vehicle for the first-time boss.

  • Car Matchmaker - Happy Wife, Happy Life (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Happy Wife, Happy Life

    Spike plays car hunter and marriage counselor when he meets a woman who wants a flashy new SUV and her husband who prefers a more budget-minded vehicle.

  • Car Matchmaker - Superhero Car (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Superhero Car

    Spike seeks ideas from the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles to find the perfect superhero-inspired vehicle for graphic artist Michael Buntyn.

  • Car Matchmaker - Muscle Car Showdown (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Muscle Car Showdown

    Spike shows a San Diego resident who loves vintage muscle cars that powerful modern vehicles such as the Chevrolet Camaro and the Ford Mustang California Special are actually better suited to his lifestyle.