Tag Archives: 1965 mustang fastback

  • Repairing the Power Steering System on the 1965 Mustang Fastback

    Matt and Halen work with Gene to fix some leaks in the power steering system.

  • Wiring in the 1965 Mustang Fastback

    Ian talks about some of the recent work and challenges on the 1965 Mustang Fastback, and explains the plan for wiring the car.

  • Status Update on the 1965 Mustang Fastback

    Ian explains where the 1965 Mustang Fastback is at and explains in detail everything we’ve done recently and what we have left to do before SEMA 2016. Joe works on masking off the back panels for the black trim paint, while Evan completes some welding for a frame for one of our Camaros.

  • We install two new OPTIMA BATTERIES in Kevin’s Diesel truck

    Jeff explains to a few of the RG youth how car batteries work and takes them through the process of installing two new Optima batteries in the truck. Neil continues color-sanding and polishing some of the smaller pieces from the 1965 Mustang Fastback, and Jeremy works on routing hoses under the Mustang.

  • “Fast Jack” Beckman visits Rebuilding Generations

    We had a very exciting guest at Rebuilding Generations last Wednesday: “Fast Jack” Beckman.  Fast Jack races the second fastest funny car in the world, and took the time to come and check out our program. He talked the us about his time in the NRHA racing world, and the importance of hard work and […]

  • Summer Downs visits Rebuilding Generations

    Kevin talks with Summer Downs from Downs Auction, Jeff and Hatcher finish installing the winch on the trailer, and Ronn and Even attempt to install the driveshaft on the 1965 Mustang Fastback.

  • Body work and exhaust Installation on the 1965 Mustang Fastback

    Kevin masks off the trim around the rear window on the 1972 Duster so he can repaint it, while a couple others scuff out some scratches on the interior of the car. On the 1965 Mustang Fastback, Neil finishes up the body work on the new vents, and Ronn and Evan remove the exhaust system […]

  • California Trip Part 1 – K&N Engineering and TMI Products

    We take the 1965 Mustang Fastback to Corona, CA to get work done on the interior and meet with some of our amazing sponsors. First we stopped at K&N Engineering, who will be building an air intake for the Mustang. Next we went to TMI Products. TMI is a automotive upholstery company, and they donated […]

  • Installing springs in the 1965 Mustang Fastback

    The Brown family installs the springs into the 1965 Mustang Fastback, and Jeremy works on creating panels that will contain NACA ducts to help regulate the temperature of the brakes. Joe finds that kits from Painless Performance exactly what he needs to do wiring on the Mustang. Painless Performance

  • Spraying LizardSkin on the 1965 Mustang Fastback

    Ian, Kevin, Harmon, Hatcher, and Halen start by scuffing the paint on the inside and bottom of the mustang in order to help the LizardSkin coating stick to it. Then, after mixing the coating liquid and loading it into the spray gun, they spray LizardSkin onto the car. This is a big milestone in the […]

  • Prepping the 1965 Mustang Fastback for LizardSkin

    Work continues on the 1965 Mustang Fastback after getting the paint job done, as the crew prepares it for spraying on LizardSkin coating. Jeff works with some of the younger members to weld a winch onto a trailer, and Joe continues working on the Charger ignition LizardSkin Spray-On Insulation