We’re Moving Ahead of the Crowd With Our 1968 C10 Chevy Pickup
The students at Automotive High School in Brooklyn, NY – better known as “The Pit Crew” – have been hard at work on our project truck. Check out the galleries below to see the story of this restoration.
Visit to Premier Restorations
Premier Restorations Enterprises invited The Pit Crew to tour their shop and learn about body work, hand fabrication and what it takes to be successful in the automotive field.
Fall 2015 Progress
Welding and reparation of body pieces, as well as more work on the engine components was done in the Fall.
Spring 2015 Progress
The Pit Crew worked to assemble the body of the C10, and continue work on the drive train.
Pit Crew at Work May 2014
Truck progress continues as students position the rear, prep and paint the drive shaft and look for needed parts on May 29, 2014
Engine Progress January 2014
Work on the engine continues, here the students work on the crankshaft and other engine components on January 11, 2014
Coating the Frame with LINE-X, Part I May 2013
LINE-X and XXL Auto Body generously donated a LINE-X Protective Coating Application for our frame. In these photos the students meet Keith from XXL as he picks up the frame on May 13, 2013.
The New Engine Arrives, March 2013
The Pit Crew voted to replace the straight-six engine with a 350 small block to give the truck more horsepower. Here are photos of the new engine's arrival on March 18, 2013.
November 2012 Progress
The students are hard at work disassembling the project truck, getting it ready for restoration