Part of our mission is to provide educational opportunities with local custom and classic automotive shops. The list below includes current and past affiliates.
- Ron’s Rods of Kingsville
- Ron provides metalworking instruction on Monday and Wednesday evenings in his personal shop along with an annual metal meet which gathers dozens of metalworkers from across the country. Ron has won numerous prestigious awards for the work he has done and continues to do.
- Jordan, our 2016 scholarship recipient, spent many hours learning the ins and outs of metal fabrication and shaping from Ron
- See his Facebook page here
- See his website here
- Raspi’s British Imports
- Mark Raspi has spent 40 years working on various foreign cars when they were new through today when they are revered classics. While he specializes in British cars, Mark and his team also dabble in vintage BMWs, Porsches, Alfa Romeos, and Fiats.
- James, our 2017 scholarship recipient, began as an intern and is now a mechanic at Raspi’s.
- See Raspi’s website here