All tagged Chevrolet

Antique Apache | 1959 Chevrolet Apache Fleetside

We spend a lot of time with the guys from Antique Tyres in Melbourne. Ben and the crew offer a premium service and there’s always a happy ‘Antique’ face at an event or show. So when I saw Tony’s Apache during a recent visit I was intrigued to ask him a few questions about it.

Australian Made — The Cars Of Mad Max: Fury Road

Monday morning, right after a full-on week for Mark Natoli. Mad: Max Fury Road had opened in Sydney on the Thursday prior, the world premiere of the film. Various Fury Road vehicles had been shipped in for the premiere and extensive marketing exercises leading up to it.

Road Hog: Michael Morris' 1949 Chevrolet Custom

Words Karlee Sangster Photography Luke Ray

The story starts like many you’ve heard before; A car obsessed young man grows up around an influential relative, dreaming of building his own dream machine. Michael Morris was that young man.

Michael’s uncle, Frank McGinty, started a panel shop in the ‘50s where Michael would spend his school holidays, working away on various projects and pouring over custom magazines. Back at school, he’d draw cars all day, and when Uncle Frank painted his custom Holden FX ute metal flake orange, it blew his young nephew’s mind. Michael had seen what was possible and wanted in.