One of the most difficult but rewarding hobbies for gearheads is vehicle restoration

 Restoration is not the same as just replacing out parts, adding options

or fiddling with the car's internals. To put it simply, restoration is the painstaking process of returning 

 A hidden gem in a backyard, this 1971 Plymouth Barracuda Convertible is in need of a thorough

Restorations usually have their limits, particularly when the car has been outside for more than 50 years. 

 Rust may have turned the body cheese-like, or the chassis may be unfit for use on public roads.