From The Workshop


Within the scope of our operational footprint, the studio workshop is widely regarded as a world class restoration facility catering to the disciplines of Coachbuilding, mechanical/structural conservation, and preservation. Our technical facility is open to the viewing public, forming part of the visitor experience to the Fox Car Collection. The viewing platform can be accessed from within the corridors of the Automotive Centre of Excellence.

Some of the ancillary disciplines, events, and activity undertaken within the technical centre and studio are as follows:

  • Restoration work, coach-building exclusive to the Fox Car Collection.
  • Technology transfer work with Aero-space, Automotive, and Commonwealth Research Centres, as it applies to light-weight structures
  • Support and accommodate Auto Horizon Foundation and its education and vocational programs.
  • The facilitation of ‘Careers in Manufacturing’ Tours for schools locally and nationally
  • Tours for national industry peak bodies and car clubs.
  • Participation in VACC Auto Design Awards program for under graduates and school students.
  • Participation in ‘Car Chronicles’ Discovery Channel program as the main presenter and program location H.Q. Estimated national audience (June- August) 2 million
  • Trade Mission platform for Austrade and Victorian office of Department of Innovation and Business.
  • National public speaking engagements for car clubs, motoring groups, Auto industry peak bodies, auto related career seminars in schools.


Our facility and the unique scope of activity undertaken within it, is well known internationally, and enjoys an excellent relationship with the State and Federal Governments, Industry peak bodies, design and service repair industries, and the general public.

Our cars and restoration programs are regularly featured in local and international publications.

Brian Tanti's Workshop

Brian Tanti is an internationally respected restorer and coachbuilder who is widely regarded as a leading voice in the car industry. As a experienced restorer, Brian is a co-presenter of Discovery Channel TV series Car Chronicles.

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