Articles Tagged “Restoration”

  • 1969 Chevrolet Corvette Restoration

    Andrew Samour was born in 1965, so the first Corvettes he remembers seeing as a young child were early Sharks. Just like it did with many car enthusiasts in that era, the striking design of Chevy’s third-generation Corvette inspired lust in Samour’s heart. “The C3s were the first cars I really thought were cool when […]

  • 1985 Chevrolet C10 – Project Red Rocker

    Metalwork has to be one of the most time-consuming parts of building a custom truck. Welding up the holes from the trim, door handles, and various other factory annoyances takes patience and someone behind the welder with the skill to execute the mods perfectly. This obsession with bodywork perfection continues from the time welding begins […]

  • Thomas Payne’s Automotive Shop His Journey Into Restoration

    Thomas Payne is the gearhead version of the Renaissance man. It was his goal to restore a ’30s auto repair and welding shop that had long ago fallen into disrepair. The original owner, Virgil Johnson, ran the welding and repair shop for more than 50 years before his death. The children had moved away, althought […]

  • Cheap $20 Chevrolet Emblem Restoration – Tech

    My wife will be the first to say that I’m a cheap SOB. This, of course, aggravates her during evenings when we dine out. But when it comes to funneling money into my ’64 Nova project, she’s all for my cheap SOB’ing ways. Recently, I scored points with the missus when I restored the Nova’s […]