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Firepower Customs & Classics - About

About Uswhat we do

We buy, sell and consign classics, customs, muscle cars and more. We have a well equipped workshop that can bring your dream to reality or help you maintain or repair what you are already driving. We handle projects from ‘concept to completion’ and everywhere in between.
We are Brisbane’s classic car dealer!

We specialize in 50’s, 60’s & 70’s Australian and American Customs, Classics and Muscle cars.

Using our Consignment Sales Services is the most efficient and cost effective way to sell your classic, collectible or exotic vehicle. Our Director has over thirty years of involvement in the car culture of Brisbane. Our method of marketing produces proven results. To achieve the maximum value from your sale, please continue reading.

Located in Capalaba, Queensland we are approximately 20 minutes from the Brisbane airport making it easy for interstate buyers. As most of our consignment vehicles remain in the care of their owners off site, inspections are arranged at mutually agreed times.

About UsOur Director

Shane Gilchrist

sales @firepowerclassics.com.au
0400 382 378

Born and bred in Brisbane, Shane has over 30 years involvement in the Brisbane car scene, he is also a member of Rods Incorporated and Rod Squad serving as a long standing President of both.

Shane brought his first car, a 1973 XA Falcon panelvan from a wreckers, eventually customising it into a show van at the age of 19.

Shane has owned a large variety of cars over the years with interest shifting from Aussie panel vans to coupes to sedans. He embraced the XA, XC, XW, XY and XP models extensively. More recently Shane has  became interested in American 50’s, 60’s and 70’s cars, Harley Davidsons and custom choppers.

Shane has professionally built dozens of cars for customers. His trade is panel beater/spray painter. He has had extensive experience in rust repair, customising and hand making components for all kinds of purposes.

Regularly road tripping around America averaging around 4000 miles in a month visiting swap meets, shows and museums, Shane has an in-depth understanding of what’s out there and what is trending at present.