The Hot Rod Barn is Chicagoland's premier location and one stop shop for restoration, customization, and performance of muscle cars, classic cars and trucks, hot rods, or modern performance vehicles. With a commitment to excellence, The Hot Rod Barn offers a full spectrum of leading edge and creative automotive services out of our state of the art 22,000 square foot campus. Our impeccable craftsmanship and world class skill span across our fabrication, bodywork, paint, and mechanical departments. Whether you are looking for suspension or drivetrain upgrades, a performance based Pro Touring / Restomod, or a turn key frame-off Restoration, The Hot Rod Barn will transform your dreams into reality. We strive to build lasting customer relationships, while exceeding customer expectations with unmatched quality, style, and value.


Services of The Hot Rod Barn


  • Custom Fabrication
  • Chassis Upgrades
  • Sheet Metal Repair
  • Floor Replacement
  • Patch Panels
  • Wheel Tubs
  • Chassis Fabrication
  • Custom Aluminum Interiors

The Hot Rod Barn Approach

Body & Paint

  • Auto Body Restoration
  • Body Panel Repair
  • Rust Repair
  • Body Panel Replacement
  • Complete Paint Jobs
  • Fiberglass Work
  • Paint Repair
  • Rust Proofing
  • Media Blasting
  • Engine Bay Detailing

Local Events

Mechanical & Performance

  • Fuel Injection Systems and Retrofits
  • Engine Swaps or Conversions
  • Engine Tuning on Engine or Chassis Dynos
  • Fuel Systems
  • Ignition Systems
  • Coil Over Suspensions
  • Rack and Pinion Steering conversions
  • Disk Brake Conversions
  • Air Conditioning Upgrades
  • Custom Exhaust Systems
  • Stainless Steel Brake Lines