1958 Olds 88…restored by Manns Restoration

1958 Olds next to Train final for FB more color and Contrast

This 1958 Oldsmobile 88 sedan was recently restored by our friends at Manns Restoration in Festus, MO.  It was a nice day, so we decided to take it for a little drive.  We’ll have a video coming soon.

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1936 Cord First Drive, MG Restoration Complete, & Spohn Custom

The crew at Manns Restoration, in Festus, MO, are putting the final touches on the 1936 Cord 810. In this video, we took the car for it’s first test drive and it did really well. They have a few little bits left to add, then we’ll do a complete video on it. The restoration has also been completed on the nice little MG. The owner is now going to take the car home and install the engine and transmission. We hope to get another look at it after it’s up and running. Kurt McCormick stopped by to check on the progress on his Sam Barris custom Buick. The whole crew has done a wonderful job with it. Kurt was sure to thank Craig Wimmer for the amazing job he did with the wet sanding and buffing. The paint truly looks flawless. We hope you find this interesting, we’ll have more video on all of these cars in the near future. Thanks for watching!

Filmed at Manns Restoration in Festus, MO.
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The background track is “Down in the Valley”, by The Head and the Heart, from their 04/16/11 self-titled release. This video is not monetized, nor do we express any rights over this track. You can download their album from itunes at: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/the…

Manns Restoration Test Drive Compilation

This is a compilation of some of the recent builds from Manns Restoration, in Festus, MO. We featured the 720+ horsepower Chevelle convertible, the LS3 powered 64 C10 pickup, the supercharged 6.1 Hemi powered Orangasm Cuda, and a beautiful V12 powered Ferrari 550 Maranello. The skilled crew at Manns can handle any restoration that comes their way. We hope you find them interesting, thank you for watching!

FIlmed at Manns Restoration, in Festus, MO.
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The background track is “Hell on Wheels”, by Brantley Gilbert. This video is not monetized, nor do we imply any rights over this song.

Artist: Brantley Gilbert
Album: Halfway to Heaven
Released: 2010

Ford 9 inch Setup, Faux Wood Grain Painting, & Metal Fabrication

 

Our latest video from Manns Restoration in Festus, Missouri. The crew at Manns turns out some of the finest restoration work you’ll find anywhere. In this video, Bernie is setting up a Strange 9 inch Ford rear, that is headed for the Coyote swapped 1963 T-bird. We also looked in on Marty, who was hand crafting a headlight trim ring for the 1936 Cord 810. Then, we caught up with Jarrod, in the upholstery shop. He was busy painting the faux wood grain on the the dashboard of the 1939 Hudson. The attention to detail by everyone at Manns, is second to none. We’ll have updates coming on all of these projects in future videos. We hope you find this interesting, thank you for watching!

Filmed at Manns Restoration in Festus, MO
http://mannsrestoration.com/
The background song is “Isolated”, by Kevin MacLeod. It’s available, royalty-free, from the YouTube creators audio library. You can download the song at: https://www.youtube.com/audiolibrary_…

1936 Cord 810 Restoration Update – Manns Restoration

 

We thought it was time for another update on the 1936 Cord at Manns Restoration, in Festus, MO. They really have made a lot of progress recently and it’ll be back on the ground before long. They solved some issues with the pre-selector gearbox and now they have it running and shifting fine. The Cord is a truly unique automobile that was way ahead of it’s time. It’s equipped with front wheel drive, flip up headlamps, suicide doors, the pre-selector style gearbox, and many other impressive features. It’s great to get the opportunity to study one in depth and up close. We hope you find it interesting, we’ll have more on this fantastic automobile in the days ahead. Thank you for watching!

Filmed at Manns Restoration in Festus, MO
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The background track is “Don’t Look”, by Silent Partner. It is available, royalty-free, from the YouTube Creators Audio Library. You can download the track at: https://www.youtube.com/audiolibrary_…

Chevrolet 6400 Farm Truck at Manns Restoration

 

This old Chevrolet 6400 stake side farm truck is sitting out behind the shop at Manns Restoration, in Festus, MO. They acquired the truck a while back and they have plans of making it into a shop truck. There have been discussions about possible putting a more modern chassis underneath it, or possible even making it into more of a suburban style vehicle. It will be a while before this project actually gets underway, but I thought the truck was worth checking out. I hope you find it interesting, thanks for taking a look!

Filmed at Manns Restoration in Festus, MO
http://mannsrestoration.com/

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Hot Rods, Muscle Cars, & Classics – Manns Restoration

The weather kept us inside today, so I decided to put together a little show reel for Manns Restoration. They truly do some of the finest automotive restoration work in the world. This is just a brief glimpse at some of their recent projects. I hope you find it interesting, thanks for watching!

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The background track is “Listen My Son”, by The Unseen Guests. You can find them here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3MpO4F0xUUs

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