Paint, Assembly & Upholstery Shop

We specialize in PPG paint and our high-tech paint booths allow us to produce show quality paint jobs.

Paint, Assembly & Upholstery Shop

We also do custom pinstriping and airbrushing - Click here to see some examples

Mark Cerquone Troy Bowden Troy Mangone

Mark Cerquone [left] - 32+ years automotive experience, 12 years with HRCS.

Troy Bowden [center] - 25 years experience. ASE certified (body repair, paint).

Troy Mangone [right] - 20 years auto/body and paint experience. PPG certified. I-CAR 3000 certified.

Juan Flores Javier Perez

Juan Flores [left] - 4 years experience auto detailing and finishing.

Javier Perez [right] - 6 Years experience in Autobody & Paint. ICAR certified for paint and finish. PPG certified.

Ricardo Fonseca Sean Boston

Ricardo Fonseca [center] - 20 years experience autobody and metal repair.

Sean Boston [right] - 24 years experience in automotive repair. Graduate of Palomar college with 5 automotive certifications. 15 years as a master technician. Loves working on old cars.

Ron Colvin

Ron Colvin [left] - Parts and materials specialist. 20+ years exp.

Click here to see samples of our upholstery work.

Need upholstery work done on the East Coast? check out JNG Creations

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Hot Rods & Custom Stuff, 2324 Auto Park Way, Escondido, CA., 1-800-HOT-ROD-5.

Hot Rods & Custom Stuff - builds, restores, paints, services and sells parts for classic autos, cars, trucks and street rods.