'56 Chevrolet Bel Air - DIY Success Story

Although there's nothing wrong with leaving your restoration project in the hands of qualified professionals at a trusted shop, there's something truly special about doing all the labor yourself. After countless hours of turning wrenches, and many late nights in the garage, you end up having personal knowledge of every last nut and bolt on your car. This was the case for Larry Richards, of Seal Beach, California, who recently … Continue reading »






Jerry Jacobs' 1957 Chevy Bel Air

Jerry's '57 Chevy Bel Air Hardtop Sport Coupe Classic Industries' Southern California customer, Jerry Jacobs, pulled into the parking lot with his glamorous '57 Chevy Bel Air. This 2-door hardtop sport coupe is a daily driver for Jerry, but looks like it should be pampered at a local car show. He's the second owner for the last 25 years and this Larkspur Blue/Imperial Ivory combination quickly transports us back in … Continue reading »






Classic Industries and Car Chasers at SEMA 2013

The Thrill of the Chase Chasing down a car can be exciting, but upon finally finding that car, you still may have to search for missing parts. This roadblock can turn a once exciting hunt into a frustrating chore. At SEMA 2013, the cast of The Car Chasers—Jeff Allen, Meggan Bailey, and Eric Ables—stopped by the OER/Classic Industries SEMA booth. During their visit, we took the opportunity to talk to … Continue reading »






Restomod Garage

The 2013 Grand National Roadster Show in Pomona, CA was host to the first public display of the entire Classic Industries resto-mod collection. The event was the latest celebration of Classic Industries 35th anniversary. The most recent project, a supercharged 1956 Chevrolet Bel Air roadster dubbed OPEN AIR, was the centerpiece of the display, with previous builds from the series standing as reminders of what an enthusiast can do with the right catalog.






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Chop, Cut, Rebuild Nominated for an Emmy Award

CHOP, CUT, REBUILD AND CLASSIC INDUSTRIES JOIN HOLLYWOOD'S MOVERS AND SHAKERS WAS Productions, Inc, recently announced that its television series, Chop, Cut, Rebuild, the show that bolts down restoration and passion, was nominated by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for an Emmy Award as it enters its 9th season. Chop, Cut, Rebuild, seen every week on Speed TV, has frequently collaborated with Classic Industries, the restoration industry … Continue reading »