Undiscovered Classics Restoration Services

Restoration  Services The  Undiscovered  Classics  Team  And  Our  Affiliates It’s busy down here in Tampa, Florida While we restore our own cars, we often work with our customers to restore cars they purchase from us too.  In addition, we have … Continue reading

2019 Event: Charlotte Autofair

Charlotte  Autofair Celebration  of  America’s  Independent  Automotive  Designers Two Feature Cars: 1962 Shark Roadster & 1954 Frazer Custom Charlotte, North Carolina: October 17-19, 2019 Overview Great  Fun  at  our  First  Charlotte  Autofair – October,  2019 Undiscovered Classics: November 6, 2019 … Continue reading

Cars For Display And Exhibition

Cars  For  Display  And  Exhibition 1957  Galileo  Concept  Car Learn  More  About  The  Galileo Below “Second Star to the Right….And Straight On ‘Till Morning:” Introducing the 1957 Galileo Special Undiscovered Classics: August 27, 2019 The 1957 Galileo Show Car Motor1: … Continue reading

Showcase: 1954 Frazer Sport Custom

Showcase 1954  Frazer  Custom:  Walter  Omelenchuk  Special Owner:  Undiscovered  Classics History of This Car This one-off custom show car was built by Walter Omelenchuk who started building it in 1954 and finished it in 1955. Starting with a 1947 Frazer, … Continue reading

Craig Johnson

Craig  Johnson Founder Piranha Boats; Stylist, Industrial Sculptor and Fiberglass Expert About Craig  Johnson  on  Working  With  Vintage  Fiberglass Viewing Time: 3 Minutes Ray Evernham’s AmeriCarna on Velocity TV: May, 2015 Craig  Johnson  And  Work  With  Undiscovered  Classics Undiscovered  Classics  … Continue reading

Geoffrey Hacker

Geoffrey  Hacker, Ph.D. Founder of Undiscovered Classics / Forgotten Fiberglass About Personality  Profile:  Geoff  Hacker Hemmings Classic Cars: August, 2016 Fiberglass Forever Tampa Bay Times Business: September 6, 2015 Book:  Fifty  Shades  of  Rust Introduction by Tom Cotter and Geoffrey … Continue reading

Video: TV / Web / Podcast Appearances

Video: TV / Web / Podcast Appearances Undiscovered Classics and Forgotten Fiberglass has appeared on TV, on the web, in podcasts and more.  Below are some highlights of these appearances over the years. Jay Leno’s Garage We’ve appeared twice on … Continue reading

2019

2019 Click on the Following Links To Review Each Article Concours  d’Elegance  Appearances Cigar City Concours d’Elegance Two Cars: 1952 Glasspar G2 1949 Panache Sport Custom November 9-10, 2019 Gasparilla Concours d’Elegance Two Cars: 1937 Cord-Chrysler Phaeton 1954 Frazer Special … Continue reading

2016

2016 Click on the Following Links To Review Each Article Concours  d’Elegance   Appearances Concepts Beyond Detroit Class (Two Cars) Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance:  Official Press Release Two Cars Attending: 1961 Covington Tiburon; 1950 Leo Lyons Custom Mercury March 10-13, 2016: … Continue reading

2014

2014 Click on the Following Links To Review Each Article Concours  d’Elegance   Appearances Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance 1955 California Special (LeGene Roadster) Museum,  Event  and  Exhibition  Appearances DuPont Registry Show July, 2014 Exhibited: 1955 Californian Roadster (LeGene Roadster) Corporate Office: … Continue reading

2013

2013 Click on the Following Links To Review Each Article Concours  d’Elegance   Appearances Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance 1962 Shark Roadster March, 2013 Milwaukee Masterpiece Concours d’Elegance (Two Cars) 1947 Kurtis-Omohundro Comet 1946 Bill Burke Belly Tank Streamliner August, 2013 Hershey … Continue reading

Museum, Event and Exhibition Appearances

Museum, Event  And  Exhibition  Appearances Overview Here at Undiscovered Classics we’ve been fortunate to help create, participate and also be invited to show our cars at a number of museums and exhibitions across the USA.  These include:  Add Dupont registry … Continue reading

Forgotten Fiberglass is Going to Carlisle May 17-19 2013 – Seminar 2 – Renault Based Fiberglass Specials

Hi Gang… Come one, Come all….The Forgotten Fiberglass Gang is heading north in May, 2013 to participate in theCarlisle Import & Kit Nationals.  Good friend Marvin McFalls, President of the Renault Owner’s Club of North America, put us in touch with Ed Buczeskie, Events … Continue reading

2018 Event: Norwalk Maritime Aquarium Show

Show  Cars  From  The  Sea Norwalk  Maritime  Aquarium,  Norwalk  Connecticut Two Cars: 1956 Bangert “Manta Ray” and 1962 “Shark” Roadster Saturday June 16, 2018 Appropriately, the Maritime Aquarium’s first-ever Auto Show featuring rare and exquisite cars all named for marine … Continue reading

Graham Kozak

Graham  Kozak Automotive  Journalist:  Autoweek  Magazine Stories  on  Undiscovered  Classics  Automobiles Most  Recent  Articles  Appear  At  The  Top The Beautiful Byers SR-100 Returns to Production –  With a Modern Twist Graham Kozak – Autoweek: April 30, 2019 Most Homebuilt Cars … Continue reading

Showcase: The Best of the Best

Showcase:  The  Best  of  The  Best The Best of Designs, History, Innovation and Importance. Handcrafted  Cars  That  Have  Stood  The  Test  Of  Time. 1952  Voodoo  Gardner  Special Designed and Built by Jerry Gardner Owners: Brian and Sue Ford, Christchurch, New … Continue reading

2013 to Present Event: DuPont Registry Shows

DuPont  Registry  Shows Monthly Exhibitions at the Corporate Office 2013 to Present 1956 Bangert Manta Ray (restored) April, 2017 1961 Covington Tiburon Coupe and 1957 Galileo Show Car June, 2016 1961 Covington Tiburon Coupe May, 2016 1950 Leo Lyons Custom … Continue reading

Showcase: Forgotten Fiberglass

Showcase:  Forgotten  Fiberglass The  Best  Of  Designs,  History,  Innovation  and  Importance Handcrafted  Cars  That  Have  Stood  The  Test  Of  Time 1952  Voodoo  Gardner  Special Designed and Built by Jerry Gardner Owners: Brian and Sue Ford, Christchurch, New Zealand 1952  Glasspar  … Continue reading

Undiscovered Classics & Forgotten Fiberglass

Undiscovered  Classics  &  Forgotten  Fiberglass Review  The  History  Of  Our  Site  And  Organization The  Beginning “Undiscovered Classics” began as “Forgotten Fiberglass” with the acquisition of my 1961 Covington Tiburon Coupe.  In the spring of 2006, my friend John Bowen called … Continue reading

2018

2018 Click on the Following Links To Review Each Article Concours  d’Elegance  Appearances Museum,  Event  and  Exhibition  Appearances Show  Cars  From  The  Sea Norwalk  Maritime  Aquarium,  Norwalk  Connecticut Two Cars: 1956 Bangert “Manta Ray” and 1962 “Shark” Roadster Saturday June … Continue reading

Concours d’Elegance Appearances

Concours  d’Elegance  Appearances 2007  to  Present Over the past decade, Undiscovered Classics has been invited to more than 20 major concours events throughout North America. These appearances have resulted in recognition in several areas including major awards, featured videos, TV … Continue reading