Did Rick Petko leave Orange County Choppers for Paul Jr. Designs?
Rick Petko is still listed on Orange County Chopper's website, but he does not work for them full time. He moved to Stroudsburg, PA, where he has started his own shop, RPD & Co.
Paul Teutul, Jr. left the shop in 2009 after a fallout with his father, Paul Sr. He started his own company, Paul Jr. Designs which makes custom motorcycles.
In November 2012, it was announced that American Chopper had been canceled. The series finale is scheduled to air on the Discovery Channel on Monday, December 3, 2012 at 9 p.m. E/P.