2013 Chicago World Of Wheels

We brought 6 restored cars directly from the shop to the Chicago World of wheels, and a past customer also brought in another car for the show. All of the cars were received very well and we took home numerous awards including:

69’ Superbee, Top twenty in show, Best in class, Best custom engine compartment, and Best Muscle car of show for 2013. This car was unveiled to the owner for the first time at the show! Video coming soon!
64’ Ford Galaxie, Best in Class and Best restored interior.
78’ Chevrolet Camaro, Best in class, Best restored engine compartment, Best restored in class.
70’ Cuda, Best in class.
68 Hemi Dart, Best in Class
69 Plymouth Road Runner, Best in Class.
65’ Ford Mustang fastback, Outstanding in Class.

We had a great time and will be posting media from the event shortly. Thanks to all who stopped by the MCR display. Looking forward to next year.

25th Annual Mopar w/ Big Daddy

Muscle Car Restorations was at the 25th annual Mopars w/ Big Daddy car show a tthe Garlits’ Museum of Drag Racing in Ocala, FL this past November 3-4 weeekend, 2012. We trailered several cars from our facility in Wisconsin to make this show including this recently restored 1970 Challenger and it’s matching custom 2011 convertible Challenger. We also displayed this MCR restored 1968 Barracuda Formula S. Also at the show past customer’s Mack & Judy Smith showed their MCR restored 1970 Roadrunner . We had an excellent time at the show and special thanks to everyone who was able to stop by!
Additional photographs from the event can be viewed here!
25th Annual Mopar w/ Big Daddy

2012 Car Craft Summer Nationals

Muscle Car Restorations just returned from the 2012 Car Craft Summer nationals after being chosen as one of the eight elite builders across the country to compete in the Car Craft pro builder’s shoot out. Check out the custom MCR ’72 Cuda entered in to the challenge by following this link. Great event all around be sure to check out some of the event photos and video below!

Make a wish

Muscle Car Restorations would like to thank the make a wish foundation for making dreams come true, A drive in the “Coolest Camaro In The World”. Matthew Wood, Age 15 loves early muscle cars and his wish is to restore a ’68 Charger. Click the photo below to watch a quick video:

Congrats on best GM of the show!

Congratulations go out to Richard Bice, The owner of a recently completed ’67 GTO at Muscle Car Restorations. Rich and his GTO took home the award for Best GM at the Gainesville Street Rods 30th Annual Cruz-In. This was Rich’s first showing with his MCR GTO since it was delivered in February, and he couldn’t have picked a show with a better cause. All proceeds are helping the Stop! Children Cancer organization a fund for clinical trials at the pediatric cancer research center at UF.

You can learn more about the Stop! Children’s Cancer program on their website at: http://www.stopchildrenscancer.org/

Click here to see photographs of the complete restoration on this GTO