November '18

Issue link:

Contents of this Issue


Page 78 of 135

NOVEMBER 2018 THE SHOP 73 SEMA BOOTH# 24525 2015 CADILLAC ESCALADE John Wargo of The Custom Shop in Flanagan, Illinois, unveils his take on a 2015 Cadillac Escalade project SUV named Pro-V. The build features a ProCharger-powered 575 hp, lowered stance with 305 Atturo tires, MagnaFlow exhaust, custom vents, custom grilles, custom paint and a SONY audio system. See it at the 2018 SEMA Show. Participants include: AMSOIL, Badger Air-Brush Co., BASF (paint), Covercraft, C-Tek, EBC Brakes, Enduratex, Grote Industries, Lloyd Mats, McGard, McGaughy's Suspension, ODYSSEY Battery, Presta Products, Prismatic Powders, POR-15, R-M (paint), SATA, Shrader Performance, Stinger, T-REX Grilles, Thermo-Tec, Tred Wear, Trulers, TSW Alloy Wheels and The Whistler Group (radar). 1957 CHEVY 210 Weaver Customs' project car, a 1957 Chevrolet 210 named Twice Baked, shows off its personality through a paint scheme that took Mother Nature over 60 years to create. See it in the Laid-Back Garage booth #31235 at the 2018 SEMA Show. Rolling on Detroit Steel Wheels and a RideTech suspension, this cool Tri-Five puts smiles on faces wherever it goes. Twice Baked is motivated by a GM crate small- block Chevy with a Holley/MSD three-deuce set-up and a front drive kit by All American Billet. The interior is trimmed by Interior Revolution with Hydes Leather and features KICKER audio and Dakota Digital gauges. 1953 CHEVROLET BEL AIR Weaver Customs in Sandy, Utah, shares information on Vortex, a 1953 Chevrolet Bel Air project. See it in the Adam's Polishes booth #61026 at the 2018 SEMA Show. Vortex includes an LSX engine with Siamese superchargers backed by a TH350 transmission with 3,500 stall converter. Belly-panned and chopped 1-3/4 inches with the windshield laid back 1-3/4 inches, the Bel Air features a wedge sectioned hood, mohawk roof and deck lid, custom front and rear valances, suicide doors, hand-fabbed grille, flush-mount glass, custom brake vents and rocker treatments, and more. Participants include: Art Morrison Enterprises (chassis), Boze Alloys (20x15 wheels rear, 18x8 front), Axalta (paint), Dakota Digital (gauges), JS Custom Interior (interior trimmed with Hydes Leather), Ogden Chrome (back brushed chrome) and American Autowire.

Articles in this issue

Links on this page

view archives of THE SHOP - November '18