Classic Car Restoration

Classic Car Restoration


CALLING ALL CAR ENTHUSIASTS, IF YOU’RE LOOKING FOR THE SPOT THAT HAS IT ALL, WE HAVE AT ALL. TODAY THEY HAVE AWESOME DEALS. WE GO LIVE TO SHINGLE SPRINGS. YOU ARE WELCOME. WE ARE HERE AT HOLDEN SHEET- METAL. THIS 69 MUSTANG SHELBY WILL LOOK DIFFERENT IN ABOUT FIVE MONTHS. ALL OF THESE CARS WILL LOOK DIFFERENT. SIX MONTHS IS WHAT THEY TOLD ME IT WILL TAKE TO RESTORE THESE TO THEIR ORIGINAL GLORY. THAT IS NOT ONLY DO. IF YOU’RE WONDERING WHAT IT MIGHT LOOK LIKE, THIS IS AN EXAMPLE OF THE FINISHED CAR. THIS CHEVY, I DIDN’T LEARN THE MODEL OF THIS ONE BUT I WILL TELL YOU. THIS PAINT JOB, CAN YOU GUESS HOW LONG THOSE DONE? I DON’T KNOW ANYTHING ABOUT PAINT. THIS WAS DONE 12 YEARS AGO. IT STILL LOOKS PRETTY GOOD FOR HAVING THE DONE 12 YEARS AGO. I WANT TO TALK WITH JOHN, HE HAS BEEN IN THE BUSINESS FOR 30 YEARS. SHOP HAS BEEN HERE FOR 13. THIS IS A BRAND-NEW SPACE. WHAT YOU OFFER? WE ARE DOING THE SAME THING WE HAVE BEEN DOING, CLASSIC RESTORATIONS. THIS ONE IS A 52 CHEVY PICKUP. WE STARTED THIS — FINISHED AT 12 YEARS AGO AND WE STILL LIKE THE LONGEVITY OF THE WAY IT IS HELD UP. Reporter: I WANT TO MENTION THAT WHEN ASKED ABOUT THE YEAR IT WAS PAINTED, IT WAS SO GOOD, HE SAID 1952. THAT IS HOW GOOD YOUR WORK IS. WE PRIDE OURSELVES ON LONG- LASTING WORK IN PAINT JOBS. WE LOVE WHAT WE DO. THAT IS NOT ALL YOU DO. YOU ARE KNOWN FOR RESTORATION WORK BUT I WANT TO BRING TERRY THE GM AND. YOU’RE ALSO BIG ON COLLISION. HE STARTED ON COLLISION. THAT IS CORRECT. AS WE KNOW PEOPLE WHO OWN THESE TYPES OF VEHICLES HAVE OTHER CARS THEY DRIVE AS WELL. CARSICK OPEN DOWN THE FREEWAY ALL DAY LONG. WE ARE HERE TO EXPAND OUR BUSINESS AND WORK WITH COLLISION REPAIRS AS WELL. IF YOU HAD AN EXPERIENCE THAT WASN’T SO GREAT, COME ON UP, WE WILL GET INVESTMENT AND GET YOU TAKEN CARE OF. Reporter: THEY HAVE BEEN THROUGH ABOUT FOUR SPACES THAT WERE MUCH SMALLER. THIS IS 15,000 SQUARE FEET. JUST SO YOU KNOW, THEY DO THE RESTORATION, THEY DO COLLISION REPAIR, THEY ALSO DO INSURANCE. IF YOU HAVE A FANCY CAR LIKE THE ONE WE’RE LOOKING AT, I DIDN’T TOUCH A BECAUSE IT WAS $200,000, YOU CAN GET INSURANCE SEE YOU DON’T HAVE TO WORRY WHEN YOU TAKE IT ON THE ROAD. I WANT TO OWN A CAR THAT’S $200,000, I COULD TO GET — GET IT TAKEN CARE OF HERE.

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