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Yellow Dolly LC GTR XU1 Torana

Today we say goodbye to this immaculate “Yellow Dolly” LC GTR XU1 Torana. Completely restored back to original specifications with all the possible love and care we could give her. No bolt was left un-touched with this build and her owner was more than impressed with the final product!

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Creamy TUFF LX Torana

This tuff cream Torana graced the workshop recently when her new owner dropped her in with a list of issues to address.We re-setup the suspension, rectified steering issues, upgraded the braking system and after finding a spun rod bearing, also rebuilt the engine and upgraded to a forged 580 cube. We converted it to solid roller with custom grind and had the heads ported as well which all up helped pick up another 125 rear wheel horsepower. We had to…

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Candy Apple Red 1969 Mach 1 Mustang, Factory 428 R Code

Today we say goodbye to this beautiful Candy Apple Red 1969 Mach 1 Mustang, Factory 428 R Code. Originally planned as an owner/build (but with no time to build her), she was shipped to us and we meticulously put her back together with majority of the parts supplied by the owner.If you’ve got a half started project that needs the experience and detail (and time!) to complete, call us today!

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57 Chevy

Who doesn’t love the lines of a 57? We recently had the pleasure of fabricating a custom air cleaner housing for this absolute beast as there was limited bonnet room to fit a standard shaped air cleaner. We also performed some mechanical and cosmetic services on her in preparation for her new owners

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HQ GTS Monaro

This gorgeous, one owner HQ GTS Monaro was sent to us for a secret restoration for a 70th birthday surprise! The owner had no idea his pride and joy was being restored and was blown away with the level of detail we had put into it. Last registered in 1993 with just under 73000 original miles on it, she underwent a complete transformation in just under 12 months. She’s now re-registered and ready to cruise the streets of Adelaide once…

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Dark Horse

We recently had the pleasure of working on this beautiful dark horse, a 2020 Mustang GT, with upgrades like: full exhaust system & headers, cold air intake, bigger throttle body, aftermarket high performance radiator and modified the tune. The results were 65 extra horsepower at the treads and one very happy owner

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Yellow XY GT Loom Replcement

Shipped in from Victoria this very tidy yellow GT came in for some needed wiring love after a lengthy stay at an Auto Electrician. With a melted dash and a lot of chopping and splicing revealed, it was decided to completely replace the vehicle wiring. We stripped her of all main and sub-looms and replaced them with our own reproduction looms. Whilst here we also fixed up a few other minor issues and completely restored her steering wheel. It amazes…

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ZB vs Tree

When a nice Sunday drive turns pear-shaped, its good to know your insurance company uses a quality repairer This tidy ZB had an unfortunate tumble with a fallen tree branch and was sent to us for repairs. Needless to say the old girl’s owner is very happy with the repair job!

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NOS GT Steering Wheels

We were recently commissioned to verify, clean and preserve these three NOS GT Steering Wheels (XR/XT/XY) and design display cabinets for each one.We then drove them personally to NSW to ensure their safe delivery. The customer had left it in our hands to design the display boxes and was blown away with the end product (photos just don’t do them justice!).

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Congrats Nick!

Congratulations to Nick Borelli for winning best Original restored and winning Top undercarriage and driveline with your gorgeous XY GT.

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Gold XT GT Revival

After spending the last six years undergoing a colour change back to it’s original GT Gold (prior to the new owner purchasing her, she’d been changed to red), she was delivered to us in a rather sad state of disrepair. We proceeded to strip her again, then repaired & re-painted the engine bay and engine bay accessories. The outside was detailed further with complete panel re-fitting & re-gapping, the missing blackouts & stripes added, mouldings fitted and a full cut…

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S-Series Valiant

Today we say goodbye to this gorgeous Blue S-Series Val! When she arrived she was showing pretty obvious signs of old age, so the owner decided while she was here it was time for a new colour scheme and a new interior. Everything was given some RPR love and today she leaves looking ready for some summer cruising!

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Concours Voltage Regulators for XW-XY Falcon & ZC-ZD Fairlane

New Product Line: Concours Voltage Regulators for XW-XY Falcon & ZC-ZD Fairlane. These are mechanical (not electrical) like original and come with correct style cork gasket & painted markings (not a sticker/decal). Note that due to the markings being painted, there will be a slight variation in finishes. Available online and in store today!

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RPR Contact Details

Rodney Plowman Restorations
32 Heath Street LONSDALE SA
Ph. [08] 8326 0351 or
Ph. [08] 8326 0427

Opening Hours
Monday – Friday: 9:00am – 4:30pm
Saturday: 9:00pm – 12:00pm

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