“Body Swapped” 1964 Chevy Corvette to Art Morrison Chassis

Classic looks with modern performance...it sounds nice, but is it really possible? The simple answer is "yes" and a body swap combined with LS/LT engine conversion are two excellent ways to accomplish this goal. Below is how the Corvette looked when it arrived at MetalWorks. The Vette looked great, but the owner was looking for an upgrade in overall performance…
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1956 Chevy Nomad Resto-Mod

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Body Swapped 1960 Corvette to Art Morrison Chassis

1964 Corvette Stingray build in 15 minutes!!!

Video log of 1955 Chevy ProTouring build…step by step.

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SEMA 2018: MetalWorks takes in Wednesday’s indoor action…come take a look!

We spent Tuesday indoors at SEMA, but only saw a fraction of what was on hand...come along with us on day two of SEMA 2018 indoors for more automotive action!!
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Painted, assembled, and rolling Art Morrison chassis by MetalWorks

  At MetalWorks we offer prepped, painted, and assembled Art Morrison chassis.  We can also make your AME chassis a roller with drive train set in place completely ready for your classic's body.  Are you considering an AME chassis, or have questions? Give our Speed Shop a call and talk with an actual hot rod builder about the most important…
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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