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Employee Spotlight: John Gagliardi, Lead Technician

By |2023-01-13T18:46:08+00:00November 16th, 2022|Car Restorations|

Our lead technician, John Gagliardi, has been with Innovative Restorations for 7.5 years. As an ASE Master Certified Automotive Technician and Advanced Level Diagnostic Specialist, he oversees the mechanical shop, which includes repairing vehicles. In addition to dispatching work, he also oversees the overall production of our company. We asked John what he likes

Classic Car Restoration Car of the Month: 1967 Firebird 400

By |2023-01-13T19:34:43+00:00November 4th, 2022|Car Restorations|

This month’s Car of the Month feature is a 1967 Firebird 400 with a unique story to tell.  The owners were college sweethearts that reunited again later on in life. For the build, they compromised together on the options for the restoration and are excited to now take around town and to local car

3 Affordable Vintage Cars to Restore

By |2023-01-13T18:48:17+00:00October 12th, 2022|Car Restorations|

If you’ve always dreamed of restoring a vintage car, you’re not alone. Tens of thousands of Americans count vintage restoration as their primary hobby, according to a study commissioned in 2017 by NPD Group. The study respondents noted the reasons they collect: they love to drive their vehicles, and their hobby gives them a

Mistakes to Avoid When Restoring a Classic Vehicle

By |2023-01-13T18:49:41+00:00August 15th, 2022|Car Restorations|

So you’re looking for a classic vehicle to restore. It’s a great hobby, and when the project is complete, you’ll have a fantastic vehicle to drive around town or take on road trips, plus a well-deserved sense of accomplishment. But, before you begin, you should understand that restoring a classic vehicle will take plenty

3 Questions to Ask Before Hiring an Automotive Restoration Company

By |2023-01-13T18:50:07+00:00July 11th, 2022|Car Restorations|

There's a lot to consider when looking for an automotive restoration company that can help you with upgrading and making your classic car a beauty you enjoy taking out and showing off. With all the options out there, it can be difficult to know where and how to begin your search. We believe in

Car Restoration Tips: How to Clean a Stinky Interior

By |2023-01-13T18:50:44+00:00June 23rd, 2022|Car Restorations, Tips & Tricks|

Few things are worse about driving in a classic car for any period of time than having to deal with the awful smell of mold, mildew, or some other odor coming through the vents. In fact, many of us would rather sit through a long ride with blown shocks, bouncing hard through each bump

Should You Do a Disc Brake Conversion for Classic Vehicles?

By |2023-01-13T18:51:29+00:00May 26th, 2022|Mechanical Upgrades|

While many of us long for the good old days of automobiles and love our classics – the style, the mechanics, and the vibe – it’s too easy to forget that many of today’s modern automotive technological advancements have improved vehicles for the better. Cars today are safer, more comfortable, and more efficient. So

Five Cars Ranked Highest in Fuel Efficiency

By |2022-04-15T18:49:06+00:00April 15th, 2022|Industry News|

With gas prices sky-high and likely to remain that way for some time, many Americans are eyeing more fuel-efficient vehicles. Even if fuel prices drop in the near future, history tells us they won’t stay that way for long. And with inflation for other things – groceries, home goods, and services – also on the

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