Parts and Restorations | FULL SHOW | #132
November 9, 2015•42 min
So you've got your eyes set on a sweet restoration car, now all you have to do is seal the deal with the owner, right? Don't forget all the parts you're going to need! Learn why Jegs.com is your one-stop shop, and feel the pain of getting shot down when trying to buy a super rare car.
Segment 1: SEMA Vs Barrett-Jackson
While SEMA is an awesome event, Dan is looking forward to the super bowl of car auctions, Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale, more. Also, learn about Dan's first restore as an adult.
Segment 2: Jegs.com
If you're into the automotive aftermarket and you need parts, Jegs.com is for you. Rusty Bell sells us on Jegs.com's unbeatable staff of auto enthusiast tech support specialists and amazing selection of parts and services.
Segment 3: Shop Quality
Don't waste your time on junk engines on your $50,000 project car. Rusty Bell fills us in on the high quality engines you can get for $5,000 at Jegs.com, and gives us a rundown of their various other goods.
Segment 4: Unexpected Results
Some times when you buy a car to resell it, unexpected things can happen. Joe Petralia tells us about a couple of cars that sold way faster than he expected, and a '69 Shelby GT500 Dragpack that is lingering much longer than he would have guessed.
Segment 5: The Car That Got Away
Have you ever found a rare car that you just had to buy, but the owner just wouldn't sell it to you? Joe Petrailia and Dan Longenette know your pain. We chat about the cars that have eluded us, like an all original '69 Copo.
Segment 6: Classic Stories
Have you ever restored a classic? What was your first restoration? Dan tells the tale of his '68 Pontiac LeMans restoration, and gives us the story of a bad day replacing a windshield.