Looks Cool, Runs Sweet.
A Collection Of Cars Made With Passion
Stan Baukus has been interested in cars for many decades. His first projects were personal, including several Chevy Novas in the 1960s, the repainting of a 1978 International Scout in the'70s. In 1980, he and his wife Ginny and daughter Tara bought a motel on Cape Cod and work in the new family business kept him away from automotive projects until 1988. In 1988, he undertook his first street rod, a 1929 Ford Sedan Delivery, which fulfilled a long time dream to have a rod of his own. The paint was barely dry on the delivery when daughter Tara was asking for a street rod too. The pair worked together (under Stan's strict guidance) to build a 1932 Ford pickup for Tara, Stan's second project and the beginning of a second career. When Stan and Ginny sold the motel, projects soon began finding their way to Stan and Cool Cars By Stan was born...