Rev'n Launches on WHNE in Detroit

January 19, 2017


Chattanooga, Tenn. (January 19, 2017) – Luken Communications, LLC, and Tait Broadcasting, LLC, have joined forces to bring Rev’n, the premiere automotive broadcast  network, to Motor City.   Viewers can now find Rev’n over-the-air on WHNE channel 14.6 in Detroit, Michigan (DMA 13). Rev’n joins its sister network, Retro TV, which can be found on WHNE channel 14.2.

Jim Lebrato, member of WHNE, said, “Serving the capital of America’s automobile industry, WHNE is thrilled to be the exclusive home of Rev’n, the nation’s leading broadcast network dedicated to top-quality automotive content.”

“We couldn’t be happier to expand our partnership with Tait Broadcasting,” said Dee Harlin, Luken’s Vice President of Affiliate Sales - East. “Detroit is a natural addition to Rev’n’s ever-expanding footprint.”

Rev’n, a network geared towards the performance enthusiast, officially launched on December 1, 2014. Rev’n is Television for What Moves You, including cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats, ATVs, events, auctions and more. With proven automotive content such as The Appraisers, Stacey David’s GearZ®, Two Guys GarageTruck U, Sam’s GarageMy Classic Car and World of Collector Cars, Rev'n is a hit with fans and advertisers alike. 

Luken Communications offers diverse, family-friendly programming with its collection of networks delivered via a blend of over-the-air, cable and satellite television.  The current network offerings include Retro TV, The Heartland Network, Rev’n, The Action Channel, The Family Channel and Frost Great Outdoors (FGO). Luken Communications’ flagship Retro TV was one of the first digital broadcast networks launched in 2005.