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MetalWorks built 1955 Chevy truck on an Art Morrison chassis.

Our latest build is this beautiful 1955 Chevy truck that utilizes an Art Morrison chassis. The crew at the shop really enjoyed the build as well as collaborating with the owner Ward Johnson.  I asked Ward for some history on himself and his thoughts behind having the truck restored, and he sent back a great reply, so I'm just going…
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Detroit Speed 4 Link install in 1968 Chevy Camaro by MetalWorks Speed Shop.

We just finished another Detroit Speed 4 Link install in this 1968 Camaro, and wanted to create a quick post to show you the process using images.  The rear suspensions by DSE perform amazingly.                                                    …
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Old Car…new Suspension. Detroit Speed Suspension install in a 1968 Chevelle by MetalWorks Speed Shop

                                       
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Wegner Motorsports engines & accessory drive kits available at MetalWorks Speed Shop

If you have chosen an LS platform engine for your build, you have options for an accessory drive kit.  From our strong experience building many LS powered ProTouring cars, we have found hands down that Wegner Motorsports provides the best product on the market.   Wegner kits are available in Retro Diamond Cut, Solid Black Anodize, and Machined finishes.  …
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Post restoration follow up of our 1937 Willys coupe.

If you haven't read our previous BLOG post on our 1937 Willys coupe restoration, please do as it gives the coupe's amazing history and shows it in "un-restored" condition as well as incredible historical images.  I wanted to do a follow up post to showcase some images of the now "restored" coupe.          
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MetalWorks 1970 Chevy Z28 Camaro

Having heard the stories of many classic car enthusiasts over the years, I find there are some common themes.  The most consistent is stories about glory days from high school, the cool cars and unforgettable times with friends.  Perhaps it’s due to being highly influenced in our youth, or the heightened need to be “cool” and fit in but one…
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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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MetalWorks attends Bonneville

Bonneville is hallowed ground for hot rodders, and we finally got the opportunity to hit the salt for ourselves.  Attending for the first time is similar to hitting Las Vegas for the first time...it's a visual overload.  We had a blast, and snapped a few pics to share...we hope you enjoy them.                …