American Restoration follows five of the best restoration shops in the United States as they not only restore pieces of America’s history, but create new and awe-inspiring works from vintage items. Each shop has a unique focus—from classic cars, to rare antique signs, to one-of-a-kind bikes. They’ll prove their prowess as masters of restoration, while exploring each item’s ...
The biggest restoration of Bodie’s career flames out; Dale's tune-up on a 1946 Harley becomes a full-blown over-haul; Monkey Business runs into trouble with a family relic from the late 1800's.
Dale brings a 104-year-old motorcycle back to life; Steve grapples with a an arm wrestling arcade game from the 1980's; Bodie retrofits a 1950s gas pump for a surprising new purpose.
Steve restores a client's rust bucket 1972 Gran Torino; Bodie attempts to bring new life into a bullet nose Studebaker; Bob's Garage brings back a family's cherished 1959 hi-fi stereo.
Bodie fixes a 1959 Ford F100 in hopes of flipping it to a Ford truck aficionado; Andy takes an emotional ride restoring a 1940's JC Higgins bike; Bob's Garage resurrects a buried 1930's gas pump.
Dale brings a 90-year-old Indian motorcycle back to life; Steve restores a vintage neon sign; Bodie attempts to transform a 1950's cola dispenser into a modernized beer keg refrigerator.
Bodie restores a 1948 Davis Divan for the Petersen Automotive Museum; Monkey Business turns a '50s carnival tank into a go-cart; Bob's garage jumps on to restoring a '70s gas powered toy.
Andy works on a bizarre kit car that's part VW bug, part Delorean and part motorcycle; Bodie gets a project on an early 1900s electric car charger; Dale builds a custom Harley.
Bodie restores a rare 1970 GTO "Judge" for the SEMA car show; Andy modernizes a spark plug cleaner into a stereo; Steve hatches a plan to transform a beat up '64 Ford Falcon into a work of art.
Steve works his magic on a worn-out but very unique roller skate car from the 70s; Dale restores a rare 1929 Harley Davidson JDH; Bodie tries fix a 1930s penny scale for a local soda shop.
Dale finds the engine from a super rare 1940 Harley-Davidson WLD; Steve turns a 1959 Cadillac tailfin into a custom couch; Bodie restores a 1963 Ford Galaxie back to its former "race code" glory.
Bodie takes on the juicy restoration of a 1941 Plymouth Special Deluxe for the CEO of Carl's Jr. Meanwhile, Dale is in a rush to build a bike in time for his museum's annual motorcycle raffle and Andy restores a 1952 Shuffle Bowler game that may or may not have ties to the mafia.
Steve transforms a 1956 Willys truck into a BBQ kitchen-on-wheels; Bodie turns a mini-Divco "milk truck" kiddie car into a souped-up go-kart; Bob restores a 1952 Bally's coin operated horse ride.