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MetalWorks Speed Shop…Your Local Walk-In Speed Shop

  https://youtu.be/mJe84Wci4Kw Check out this video for a look inside of our Speed Shop.   Remember the good old days when Speed Shops were prevalent through out America?  You could cruise your hot rod to your local Speed Shop to see the latest performance parts and upgrades, and purchase those parts in person after getting expert advice from the crew…
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MetalWorks SEMA 2017 Post #3 “Let’s go inside.”

Time to head inside some of the buildings at SEMA to see what we can find. Walking around SEMA you find a crazy variety of cars, and all worth a look...please enjoy a few we captured images of.
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MetalWorks SEMA 2017 post #2

Here is another set of images from our time at SEMA 2017...all these great cars, and we have't even got inside the buildings yet!!

MetalWorks attends SEMA 2017

Massive, amazing, and diverse is a good way to sum up SEMA.  At MetalWorks we stay on the cutting edge of technology for your classic car, and attending SEMA plays a big roll in doing that.  We hope you enjoy some of the images and videos captured this year. This Chevy camper was pure eye candy... https://youtu.be/FDWm99sXyaE      …
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Family jewel 1938 Oldsmobile

I love hearing stories of vehicles that have been with a family for decades.  The tales of multiple generations enjoying road trips and vacations, along with thousands of miles of cruising are golden.  The story of the beautiful 1938 Oldsmobile you see gracing these pages is just such a tale. Way back in 1938 Grover Stanton and his two sisters…
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MetalWorks Restoration of Sheridan Hale’s 1937 Willys Coupe

The bone stock, survivor, Willys coupe you see before you could weaken the knees of nearly every hot rodder on planet earth.  Willys coupes dominated the Gasser Wars of the late 1950s and early 60s.  The coupe’s small, light weight bodies made for perfect drag cars, and the vast majority were converted into nose high, straight axle, drag strip warriors.…
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MetalWorks attends the 2017 Grand National Roadster Show

The Grand National Roadster Show has earned the title "The Grand Daddy of Them All," and we can certainly see why.  The event is stuffed inside 9 buildings on the Pomona fairplex along with a massive outdoor show area.  We put on our walking shoes and did our best to cover it all, we hope you enjoy a small peek…
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Paul’s MetalWorks built 65 Lincoln Continental

Lincoln Continentals have always been popular cars due to their long sexy lines, luxurious ride and amenities, and don’t forget about those amazing looking suicide doors.  At MetalWorks we had the privilege of building a heavily customized 65 Continental for a customer, and Paul Barnes took note of the build on our website.  After watching the process unfold online and…
In the end Dale has a great looking and performing truck that his family can enjoy for many years to come. Dale is also pleased that he can pass along the fond memories of his youth onto his children and grandchildren when he takes them for a cruise in his dream car…but this time with seat belts!!

Dale’s MetalWorks built 1952 Chevy Panel

The desire for many people to own a classic car is derived from memories of their youth.  Often this memory is a high school car, a first car, or a special connection to a vehicle owned by a family member.  The owner of this gorgeous 1952 panel truck is Dale, and he has many wonderful memories of riding in his…
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MetalWorks built Datsun 510

Datsun 510s have had a long cult following…loyal enthusiasts who have loved these cars long before their recent upswing in the collector car market.  One such 510 loyalist is Tim Bridges who makes his living as a body man and painter at MetalWorks Classsic Auto Restoration in Eugene, Oregon.  Tim’s dedication and excitement towards 510s spread to Jon Mannila, owner…