Death: Pat Goss, sometimes known as Patrick Goss, has died. He was 76 years old at the time. Through its numerous social media outlets, MotorWeek announced his demise. The TV host and automotive media celebrity was believed to have died suddenly, however no cause of death was given.
MotorWeek said on a FaceBook post, “We are deeply saddened to report the unexpected passing of our longtime friend and colleague Pat Goss, who appeared on MotorWeek through forty-one seasons, beginning with our very first episode.
Goss’ Garage has been a pillar of our program and a must-see segment for millions of viewers who tuned in for the no-nonsense maintenance advice and incomparable car knowledge that Pat dispensed with effortless familiarity and understated wit.”
In the automobile media, Goss was a household name. Under his section, Goss’ Garage, he had appeared in 41 episodes of the TV show. He provided maintenance tips and automobile knowledge with the show’s millions of viewers from all around the world as the show’s master mechanic.