What happened to Orange County Choppers’ Paul Teutul Jr.?
What happened to Orange County Choppers after the show went off the air? Well, Paul Teutul Jr. is returning to American Chopper! Today, Teutul Jr. heads Paul Jr. Designs and is happily married with children. He’s still estranged from father Paul Teutul Sr. Read on to find out more about what Paul Teutul Jr.’s up to in 2018.
What happened to Paul Teutul Jr.?
Paul Teutul Jr.’s relationship with his father deteriorated as the seasons of American Chopper progressed. They tried to work out their differences for 6 years, before finally cutting ties in 2009.
Their onscreen partnership and off-screen relationship ended with Teutul Sr. firing Junior. A year later, after the one-year non-compete clause ended, Teutul Jr. launched his own business called Paul Jr. Designs.
Paul Teutul Jr. is returning to American Chopper!
Good news for fans! Teutul Jr. will be returning to Discovery on the upcoming season of American Chopper.
His official website revealed on October 18, 2017 that they were going to film American Chopper again. The post also said that the show is scheduled for a May 2018 premiere.
On November 17, 2017, Teutul took to Twitter to update her fans on the progress of the all new American Chopper.
So get ready to watch the father-son team back at it again. Maybe they’ll finally reconcile after years of estrangement. In this next season, the Teutuls’ reputation is on the line with high profile celebrities and Forbes 100 companies as clients.
Discovery revealed that Teutul Jr. is stressed for the sustainability of Paul Jr. Designs because of the rough economy, especially now that he’s a father.
Paul Teutul Jr. has a son with wife
Teutul Jr. has been married to his wife Rachael since August 20, 2010. They welcomed their son, Hudson Seven Teutul in February 2015. The birth of his son helped Teutul Jr. somewhat reconcile with his own father.
It only shows how much family matters to the Teutuls. In 2012, when Senior’s mother passed away, Teutul Jr. put aside all his differences and consoled his father on the phone.
Paul Teutul Jr. is the famous motorcycle master who has been bending metals since he was 12.
He was a chief designer and fabricator at Orange County Choppers, the shop he co-founded with his father, Paul Sr.
But the two had a falling out, and Jr. started his own design company called Paul Jr. designs in 2010.
Even after the father-son fight, they continued to appear in the Discovery show, American Chopper.
The show stopped after nine seasons in 2012 and is set to resume in May 2018.
With the new season of American Chopper on the horizon, fans are wondering what Paul Jr. had been doing all these years.
Well, he is still happily married to his wife, Rachael Biester Teutul and became a father to a son, Hudson Seven Teutul on February 3, 2015.
Seems like he has mended the relationship with his estranged father and their bond may be stronger after working on the show.
His company, Paul Jr. Designs, created bikes for the game, World of Warcraft and 2016 movie, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows.
Paul released a book on November 7, 2017, titled The Build: Designing My Life of Choppers, Family, and Faith.
He is currently filming in South Dakota for American Chopper.
Discovery revealed that he is stressed for the sustainability of his company because of the rough economy, especially now that he is a father.