From Beyond Distribution

Determined to restore a customized 1954 Oldsmobile, Alan Lewenthal and his restoration crew struggle against time and a puzzling array of rare parts to rebuild the custom hot rod and return it to the Chicago World of Wheels where the car won prizes nearly 50 years ago

Duration: 51:00

Territorial Rights: Worldwide

CREDIT: Beyond Distribution

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Fortunately, Alan’s auto-archeology detective work uncovers a crucial photographic record of the cars history which guide the restoration and solves the many mysteries surrounding the exotic parts used to create this one-of-a-kind piece of rolling art. In the final week, the crew works around the clock to reach the Chicago show where the custom car called  “Joanne’s Dream” is reunited with fans from the past and returned to its former glory as an auto show star.