Red65, took 6 months to restore, I went to California last Nov-Dec. of 2002 to purchase the parts i needed. (special thanks to Mason) who helped me sort out this parts. Everything was done w/ 1 thing in mind,"To be able to do a car that will give a lasting memory to other people." The car won Best Resto-Custom from the recent car show of April 2003. The car's stock, aside from a little chroming, 17"mags, and car audio set-up. It was a backyard project, but recently, this September, We opened up a car shop. We do restoration, Auto Detailing, car audio set-up. The WORKS! Hope you like what we did?!!!