The Ultimate Air Conditioning Test

Cool In The Texas Heat With Restomod Air 20 years ago, adding air conditioning to a classic car wasn't a necessity. Nowadays, you won't catch many classics without it! Aftermarket AC has come a long ways by developing kits to bolt into our cars and even fully universal kits to add AC to just about any car you can imagine. We've done a few different air conditioning installs … [Read more...]

Video: How Air Conditioning Works In Less Than Three Minutes!

How Air Conditioning Works In 3 Minutes! How exactly does A/C work? In reality, the air conditioning in your car and in your house work basically the same exact way. It's a pretty neat how A/C systems work and once you know how they work, you'll realize that it's pretty easy to adapt a Air Conditioning into any old car. Sit back for the next three minutes as Vintage Air … [Read more...]

Project Way-Gone: Staying Cool With Vintage Air

Installing Vintage Air Into A 1966 Chevelle Wagon About 20 years ago I was working at a Chevelle restoration parts warehouse, the now defunct "True-Connections." Up until that point, I had always said "I don't need A/C, just roll down the windows and go faster!" Then one ultra hot summer day I watched as a customer pulled into the parking lot in his butternut yellow '67 … [Read more...]

How Will Adding Air Conditioning Affect My Cooling System?

How Will Adding A/C Affect My Cooling System? Recently we have been working on Project Collateral Damage installing air conditioning and wanted to make sure that everything we have planned will work together trouble free. We were searching around and found this great article from Michael Harding of Champion Cooling who explained everything. With summer right around the corner … [Read more...]

Vintage Air Releases New Controls for ’64-66 C10 Trucks!

The new bolt-in LED-backlit control panels for the 1964–66 Chevrolet C10 is designed to operate Gen IV systems and is available in two finish options. SAN ANTONIO, Texas (Sept. 15, 2020) – Vintage Air, the leading manufacturer of complete performance air conditioning systems for classics, trucks, hot rods, and street rods, has … [Read more...]

Restomod Air: Keepin’ Your Sh*t Cool

Restomod Air Installation Ever been to a car show and seen a sea of boring bone stock restored cars, only to see one bad ass Pro Touring ride demanding your attention more than a high school teacher? The Pro Touring car has upped it's style, class, performance, looks and power. You drool over the car and are blown away at how this car may be a bit sacrilegious to the stocker … [Read more...]

Factory Tour: Restomod Air

Restomod Air was a must-see stop when we were on the Hot Rod Power Tour earlier this year. We first met Restomod Air a few years back at SEMA and were extremely impressed with their new approach to bringing style to the aftermarket air conditioning world. You've heard of Classic Auto Air, their parent company which offers basic off-the-shelf air conditioning kits. One day … [Read more...]