After weeks and months of work, this is the day when it all pays off. When you lay down the color and see a beautiful muscle car body in prefect restored form. It’s hard not to rush into this stage of paint and body restoration. If you do, you’ll see the flaws as you are spraying the paint and clear coat onto the car. We’ve done that before and it’s a much worse feeling than just spending an extra week or two on the previous steps. So make sure you’ve done everything you need to before you launch into this final stage.
We chose a PPG base coat/clear coat system to paint this car with. See the article, “Chemistry Class,” for the skinny on modern chemicals and why we chose this route. There’s a bit of technique to applying the paint and clear, but the theme of prRead More
Coverage of an event within an event. The Meadow brook Concours d’Elegance attracts some of the finest historic automobiles in the world. It’s also host to one of the premiere RM Auctions. For the past couple of years, it has welcomed significant muscle cars, both production cars and rare race vehicles.