Gary Babineau is an accomplished Metal Craftsman, who 's incredible talent and passion for automobiles and racing has led to the creation of these beautiful 4 wheeled art forms.
An Engineer by trade Gary utilizes his extensive Industrial manufacturing background and incorporates both modern and traditional manufacturing techniques in his cars. Many of Gary's cars are seen on track at various Vintage racing events. Gary's creations have been featured on the Velocity channel telvision show and in museums and private collections across the nation. Gary's cars have also appeared in Magazines, books and articles.
Gary designs, machines welds and fabricates every piece of these cars by himself. Suspension, Front Axles, Aluminum Bodies, Chassis, everything except hubs, brakes, steering box. An expert metal craftsman Gary has never used outside sources to do anything other than paint, chrome and upholstery.
Over the years I have designed and built all my own tooling, molds and special machinery needed to replicate these cars. Many people claim to have had a hand in the design and or building of these cars and or bodies parts etc.....
One of the reasons for this site is to HEREBY STATE OTHERWISE!.
Newly completed A.J. Foyt champ dirt car, custom built as a street legal show car with lots of exotic features.
GARY HAS BUILT MORE INDY ROADSTERS THAN ANYONE WHO IS CURRENTLY ALIVE OTHER THAN A.J. WATSON
Andy Hurtubise at speed in the NOVI SPECIAL
Gary Babineau in his shop,...Next to his creation of a 1956 Kurtis Kraft 500F rear drive Novi he built for famed automotive journalist Brock Yates.
Gary about to go on track at Michigan International Speedway in the Travelon Trailer recreation he built in 2001, now part of the Jerry Forsythe collection.
G. BABINEAU METALSMITH
BECAUSE YOU CAN'T LOUVER FIBERGLASS!
Babineau Metalworks LLC.