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We do not feature content from professional restoration companies.

Personal Stories from Classic
Car Enthusiasts

Share Your Passion & Your Project

Explore our dedicated section, spotlighting classic car enthusiasts from Alberta who share their tales of antique car restorations. Our goal is to showcase the valuable experiences of fellow enthusiasts, inspiring others to delve into the gratifying world of auto restoration. We hope to foster a community that celebrates the passion and craft of classic car restoration.

In order to have your story published, we require the following items, or as best as you can, as part of your submission.

  • Year, make and model of your vehicle
  • Specifications
  • Colour
  • Date vehicle acquired and date of restoration completion.
  • Short story (Maximum 500 words, please) on the history of the vehicle, where it was made, the original owner or past owner, what is special about the vehicle to you, challenges and triumphs in the restoration process, show awards you may have received, and any other points of interest or things people should know about your vehicle or restoration.
  • 3 pictures, before, after and one additional.
  • You may also provide a video of 30 seconds or less that could be a vehicle walk-around. Optional

It can take up to one week for your submission to be uploaded onto our site.

Specifications 350 Cubic Inch – V8 – Vortex Delray Seat Package Original AM Radio Vintage Air Foose Wheels History & Story In my high School days I had a keen interest in 1955 to 1957 Chevrolet cars. Many hours were spent cutting out and saving well over a hundred for...
Specifications Dodge 8.0L V10 engine 4 speed automatic transmission Power convertible top Full air ride suspension Ford 9" differential 4 wheel disc brakes Rack and pinion steering Frenched purple halo led headlamps Linear actuated trunk lid Custom one of billet steering wheel Air conditioning Cruise control Kenwood navigation stereo system...
Specifications 461 Stroker History & Story In January 2006 I traded my Blazer, Brew III, to my nephew, Kevin Altmiks for a little cash and his 1970 GTO. When the transaction was complete I knew what my license plate would say...Brew IV. My 1970 GTO had gone through a previous...

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