MIAMI, Dec. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The third season of Discovery en Español's original production Texas Trocas ranked #1 in its time slot among all Spanish Language Cable among adults 18-49 and men 18-49. The show also ranked #2 in its time slot among women 18-49*. The series follows the Mendez family, a group of successful and talented Mexican-Americans from San Antonio with an expertise in transforming average rigs into works of art.
On November 28th the network aired a cross-over episode where Martin Vaca, protagonist of another of the network's top automotive original series, Mexicánicos visited the Mendez family's shop. The episode averaged 122,000 viewers and was the #1 program among all of Spanish Language Cable nets for the night*
Episode 8, the series finale, on December 5th delivered the highest ratings of the season with 125,000 adults 18-49, propelling Discovery en Español to the #1 position for the night**. Overall Texas Trocas Season 3 averaged 78,000 adults 18-49 across the 8 episode season increasing the network's time slot average by +28%.
Texas Trocas is part of the network's top rated primetime block Lunes de Motores (Motor Mondays.)
*Source: Nielsen, Live+SD, Texas Trocas S3 Mondays 10/17/16-12/5/16 at 10pm, compared to previous 6 week time slot average, P18-49, M18-49, W18-49
**Source: Nielsen, Live+SD, P18-49. Rank among Spanish Language Cable networks, Monday Dec 5 Prime 7p-11p, Texas Trocas air time 10pm.
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