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USA and Canada Kit Car Manufacturers

Welcome to the links to websites from kit car manuacturers in the USA and Canada

See below for a list of links to their websites.

There is a huge range of different kit cars available on the north American market - from truck conversions to Cobra inspired cars, lightweight sports cars and buggies.

Aldino Car Company The Aldino K/O is a Fiero based exoticar

Ardern Cars The Active Power GT is a Ford GT40 replica.

American Speed Company The Speed33 is a recreation of the 1933 Ford Roadster.

American Street Rod Street rod manufacturer. Models include '37 Roadster, '37 Coupe, '32 Coupe, '32 Roadster and '41 Willys.

Antique & Collectible Autos Wide range of street rods and replicas. Cars featured include: Ford, Willys and Chevy recreations.

Auburn Speedster JR The Auburn Speedster Jr is a tradtionally styled roadster - in the shape of an adult sized pedal car with optional electric power.

Backdraft Racing Cobra replicas offered in turnkey-minus form.

Be Bop's Glass Works Range of body parts and kits for custom, street rod and restoration projects, pedal cars and trailer kits.


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Beck 904 The Beck 904 is a Porsche 904 replica by Chuck Beck with a tubular chassis

Berrien Buggy Dune buggy and sandrail manufacturer.

BGW Spectre Rod kits and custom components for VW Beetles.

Birkin Direct USA USA and Canada sales outlet for the Birkin range of Lotus Seven inspired cars.

Blue Sky Design Maker of the electric BugE commuter trike.

Brookville Roadster Reproduction 1928-32 Ford bodies and parts.

Brunton Auto Maker of the Stalker range of Lotus Seven inspired kit cars

California Custom Roadsters T-Roadster bodies, chassis and parts as well as Model A frames and chassis.Location: Chino, CA. http://www.californiacustomroadsters.com

CapeFear7 The CapeFear7 is a single donor Lotus Seven inspired kit car based on the Locost concept and designed for use in autocross events. Cars use Mazda Miata donor parts. Location: Wilmington, NC. http://www.capefear7.com

The Car Factory The ETV - or Extra Terrestrial Vehicle - is a futuristic custom built car with electric power options and rear seating. Other projects include kit car parts and body kits for a range of vehicles including Porsches. Also featured is the Dimensia custom body kit. Location: Micco, Florida http://www.kitcarmike.com

Cal Spyder By Renucci Company produces the Ferrari inspired Cal Spyder. Site has details of kit and turnkey options with details of the car's components, specifications and prices. http://www.calspyder.com

Caterham US website for the Caterham marque. Has details of the Seven range and dealers. http://us.caterhamcars.com

Cheetah Evolution The Cheetah Evolution is a Cheetah inspired car with retro street rod influences manufactured by Ruth Engineering. Vehicles use Corvette suspension and other parts. Location: Grafton, Ohio http://www.cheetahevolution.com

Cobrette Site has details of the Cobrette Cobra 427 lookalike, which bolts on to a Corvette frame. Location: Location: Mesa, Arizona. http://www.cobrareplicas.com

Cobras N Vettes The Cobray C-3 is a Cobra inspired car that uses a single donor Corvette base. Location: Glendale, Arizona. http://www.cobrasnvettes.com

Commuter Cars The electric Tango is an ultra-narrow car with claimed performance of more than 120mph top speed and 0-60mph in four seconds. Site has details of the T600 kit version and T200 production car. Location: Spokane, WA. http://www.commutercars.com

CRS The CapeFear7 is a single donor Locost derived sports car. Vehicles are based on the Mazda Miata. Location:  Wilmington, NC. http://www.capefear7.com

CY Productions Site has details of the Futura II - a Batmobile inspired vehicle available in kit form. http://www.cyproductions.com

DDR Motorsport The DDR SP4 supercar is based on Toyota MR2 donor parts from 1990 to 1996 vehicles. Also availalbe is the DDR SP8, an eight-cylinder version using Porsche transaxle. Location: Miami, Florida. http://www.ddrmotorsport.com

Dearborn Deuce The Dearborn Deuce is an all steel 1932 Roadster with retractable top. Visitors can download the build manual from the site. Location: Branford, CT. http://www.dearborndeuce32.com

DecoRides Kit and turnkey vehicles with retro styling influences. These include the firm's Boattail and 1939 Zephyr kit cars. Location: Long Valley, NJ http://www.decorides.com

Delahaye USA Company offers kit and turnkey versions of pre World War II style cars "inspired by Figoni & Falaschi, Auburn and Bugatti" according to the website. Has details of kits for models such as the Pacific, Bella Figura, Nasty and Gangloff Drophead. Location: Long Valley, NJ. http://www.delahayeusa.com

DF Kit Car The DF Goblin is a Chevrolet Cobalt single-donor based sports car. The car features a spaceframe chassis and mid-engine layout. http://www.dfkitcar.com

Dio Cars The Dio Tipo 61 is described as a continuation of the Ambro special, and with Maserati influenced looks. The Dio S40 is a body conversion for S-10 pick-ups and Blazers with 1940s-influenced modern styling. Location: Oklahoma City. http://www.diocars.com

JB Donaldson Site has details of kits for 1936 3-Window Coupe, 1936 Roadster and 1932 Peerless models. Location: Phoenix, Arizona. http://www.jbdonaldsonco.com

Dougy Buggies Four-seat dune buggies. Cars are based on Honda power units with a choice of engines up to 2.3 litres. Location: Eagle, Idaho. http://www.nvntrs.com/dougy-buggies.htm

Dove Racing USA dealer for UK manufacturer Exo Sports Cars and its range of exoskeletal kit cars derived from MEV models. Vehicles available include the Rocket, Rocket II, TR1KE, Atomix, Exobusa and Exotech. Site has specifications and prices for kits. Location: Trenton, TX

Dragon Motor Cars Company makes the Dragon Roadster in Series I and Series II forms. Vehicles are based on Corvette donor parts. Location: Lebanon, NH http://www.dragonmotorcars.com

Duloux Motors This firm produces a replica 1937 Cord Sportsman Cabriolet based on Chevrolet power. Location: Grass Valley, California. http://www.duloux.com

Dune Buggy Plans Two and four-seat buggy plans and also tube bender, bar stool racer and mini chopper plans. Plans can be downloaded from the site or ordered by mail. Location: Cottam, Ontario. http://www.dunebuggyplans.com


Eagle Coach Work Website has details of cars that include a Jaguar XK120 replica, the Eagle XK120G. Also profiled is the firm's Jaguar SS100 replica, the SS100G. Location: Buffalo, New York. http://www.eaglecoachwork.com

EasyRods Bolt-on body parts recreate the look of 1949 to 51 Fords on to 1989 to 97 Thunderbird or Cougar donors. Also offered are 1957 Belaro vehicles built on Camaro donors. Location: Forked River, NJ. http://www.easyrods.com

EM Motors The EM578 sports car is a street legal Le Mans race car inspired vehicle. It accepts Chevrolet small block V8 engine coupled to a Porsche 930/4 transaxle. Location: Stanley, NY. http://www.emmotorsllc.com

Enigma Cars USA The Healy Enigma is an Austin Healey inspired body conversion for the Mazda Miata / MX-5. http://www.enigmacarsusa.com

Era Replica Automobiles Kits from this firm include two Cobra replica models - the 289 FIA and the 427. Location: New Britain, CT. http://www.erareplicas.com

Everett-Morrison Site has details about this firm's history producing 1966 427 Cobra replicas. There is information about the latest model, the Generation IV, with descriptions of kit packages and the vehicle's features. Location: Baytown, Texas. http://www.everett-morrison.com

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Factory Five Range of kits includes: the Cobra inspired MK4 Roadster, '33 Hot Rod, Type 65 Coupe, GTM Supercar and the 818 Sports Car. The MK4 Challenge is a competiton version of the MK4. Location: Wareham, MA. http://www.factoryfive.com

Fastcraft Motorsport Firm supplies the MNR range of sports cars in the USA, including the Vortx RT. Location: North Lima, OH. http://www.fastcraft.biz

Fiberfab US The Valkyrie is a Ford GT40 inspired model. Location: Washougal, WA. http://www.fiberfab.us

Gotham Cruisers Batmobile inspired kits which include the 1966 Cruiser and Gotham Cycle models and 1989 Cruiser. Location: Dayton, Ohio http://www.gothamcruisers.com

HiTek Hot Rods Hot rod specialist that offers replica Corvette cars: a '58 to '60 model and '67. Site has details of both models with specifications and options. Location: Dayton, OH http://www.hitekhotrods.com

Hurricane Motorsports Site has details of the Hurricane 427 Roadster, a Cobra replica which comes in kit form using brand new parts. Also available is the 427 Street, with under-car exhaust. http://www.hurricane-motorsports.com

Innovation Retrokits Body kits such as the Camaro 5/1, which offers 69 Camaro styling on modern day donors. Also sold are 1964 to 1966 Truck kits. Location: Germantown, WI http://www.innovationretrokits.com

JBL Motorsports Company produces the JBL Competition Roadster and Touring Roadster Cobra replicas. Location: Jay, Oklahoma. http://www.jblmotor.com

Kirkham Motorsports Company supplies aluminium bodied Cobra replicas in 427 and 289 formats. Cars are supplied complete minus engine, clutch and transmission. Location: Provo, Utah. http://www.kirkhammotorsports.com

Kokopelli The the Kokopelli 11 is Lotus Eleven replica based on MGB 1800 or Mazda Miata donor parts. Location: Galesville, Maryland. http://www.kokopelliauto.com

Last Refuge Hotrod Site has details of 28-29 pickup packages, and options for frames and chassis. Includes Model A frame and pickup bed information. Location: Dolores, CO. http://www.lastrefugehotrod.com

Lesher Motorsports Company produces a Daytona Coupe replica. Also acts as agent for Exocet kits from Exomotive. Location: Salinas, CA http://www.leshermotorsports.com

Lil Big Rig Kits that give everyday pickups the look of a big rig truck. The Lil Pete is based on long bed extended cab Ford pickups. Lil Kenny is a conversion made to fit Chevy or Dodge donors. Location: Nashville, TN http://www.lilbigrig.com

Louisell Enterprises Site has details of licensed Knight Rider conversion parts for third generation Firebird or Trans Am cars. Location: Mt Pleasant, Michigan http://www.roblouisell.com

Lucra Company manufactures the LC range of lightweight V8 powered sports cars with carbon fibre body.Location: San Marcos, CA  http://www.lucra.cars

MEKK Autoworks Manufacturer of kit car frames aimed at replacing traditional VW chassis in kit cars that use a VW chassis donor vehicle. Frames are available in tacked and part-tacked versions. Location: Alcester, South Dakota. http://www.kitcarframes.com

Meyers Manx Site promotes the range of Bruce Meyers buggies including the New Classic Manx and Manxter 2+2 dune buggy. The Manxter DualSport is a vehicle with both off-road and Baja influences. The Kick Out Manx Traditional and Kick Out Manx SS are based on shortened VW chassis.Location: Valley Center, CA. http://www.meyersmanx.com

Mongoose Motorsports Cars include the Corvette inspired Mongoose Grand Sport and the GTP, an enclosed body GT type car. Location: Ravenna, OH http://www.mongoosems.com

Outlaw Performance Street rod kits from this firm include 1932 and 1934 Ford 3-Window Coupe and 1934 Roadster models, 1934-35 Chevy 3-Window Coupe, 1934 Chevy Sedan and Sedan Delivery, and 1940 to 41 Willys Coupe. Location: Avonmore, PA http://www.outlawrods.com

Pacific Roadster Company produces a 427 Cobra replica. Site has details of components and kit options that include basic, complete and turnkey minus packages. Location: Salem, Oregon. http://www.pacificroadster.com

Perry Designs 550 Spyder Porsche replica manufacturer. The kit fits directly on to a stock VW chassis, according to the website. http://www.perryspyder.com

PISA - The Fiero HQ PISA, short for Phoenix International Sport Automobiles, specialises in Pontiac Fiero rebody kits. Models include the Artero, Jalapeño, Scorpion, XTC/gt, and ZR-2. Location: Phoenix, Arizona. http://www.pisafierohq.com

Power Performance Firm produces 427 Cobra replicas. Site has details of Ford and Jaguar based vehicles. Location: Des Moines, IA.. http://www.pwrperformance.com

Powersport The California Custom is a body conversion for Thunderbird donors Location: Malibu, CA. http://www.powersportcars.com

Project Diablo Supercar replica body plans. This includes replicas of cars such as Ferrari Enzo, Ferrari F34BT, McLaren GTR96, Ford GT40, Bugatti EB110, Ferrari F40, Ferrari F50, Audi Quattro and Lamborghini Diablo. http://www.projectdiablo.com

Prototype Research Range of replica cars which includes Auburn 2 + 4 passenger versions, 52 MG TD replica, 1934 Mercedes 500K, 1937 Cord and 1955 + 57 Chevy kits. Location: Campbellford, Ontario, Canada http://www.prototyperesearch.com

Rat's Glass Street rods such as the Speedstar Coupe and Roadster and 32 and 33 Coupe and Roadster cars. Location: Friendsville, TN http://www.ratsglassbodies.com

Ravon Street Rods Sreet rod kits for vehicles that include the 1932 and 1934 Ford Roadsters, both in Hi-Boy or Full Fendered formats. Coupes are produced and they include 1932 and 1934 3-Window Coupes and the 1932 Ford 5-Window Coupe. Location: Belgrade, MT http://www.ravonstreetrods.com

RCR- Race Car Replicas Site has details of this firm's Ford GT40 replica, a Lola T-70 replica and Ferrari P4 lookalike. Also promotes a Porsche 917 replica available in turnkey-minus format. Company also makes the Superlite range of cars, served by a separate website. Location: Clinton Township, Michigan. http://www.race-car-replicas.com http://www.superlitecars.com

Reaction Research Datsun Z Car based Velo Rossa Ferrari GTO inspired kit. Also on offer is the Daytona ZX Spyder Ferrari Daytona replica. Site has details of the Z Spyder and ZX Spyder roadsters. http://www.reactionresearch.com/automotivedetails.htm

Rocky Mountain Coachworks Site for plans-based Hummer replica, the TremorMUV. Has details about the plans and parts available to complete the job. Edmonton, Alberta, Canada http://www.tremormuv.com

Robert Q Riley Enterprises Plans for a huge range of vehicles - cars, vans, electric vehicles, three-wheelers and hovercraft. Cars include the Tri-Magnum and Doran three-wheeler sports cars, Trimuter trike, the Town Car hybrid electric auto, Urba electric car, UrbaCar and the golf-cart-battery-powered Urba Trike. Also the XR-3 Hybrid. Vans include the Phoenix, Boonie Bug, Minihome and Budget Camper. Plans also available for hovercraft, cycles, speedboats, submarines, barbecues and a hot tub. Site has a DIY gallery with pictures of owners' finished products. Location: Phoenix, Arizona. http://www.rqriley.com

Rock West Racing Classic Porsche replicas. These include the RW GTS, inspired by the Porsche 904. Other models are the Spyder RS, Speedster, Spyder and RSK. Also available is the Speedster Electric. Location:  San Diego, CA http://www.rockwestracing.com

Rodster Street Rods Range of Rodster street rod kits on S-10 donors such as the Sedan Delivery and Roadster in Original and Super Deluxe versions. There are also pickup models. Location: El Segundo, CA http://www.rodster.com

Rootlieb Company offers a Model T Speedster kit. Site has details of kits, which fit on to any 1909 to 1925 chassis. Location:  Tulrock, CA http://www.rootlieb.com

Rowley Corvette Corvette specialist which manufactures its own Corvette based Ferrari Daytona inspired kit - the Rowley GTC. Location: Rowley, MA. http://www.rowleycorvette.com

Scarab Motorsports Site profiles the relaunched Scarab, originally raced in the 1950s. Cars are offered as rolling chassis without engine, transmission, drive shaft, exhaust and battery. Right hand drive is an option. Location: Prairie Village, Kansas http://www.scarab-motorsports.com

ScottRods Firm provides a range of body-chassis packages for street rods, show cars and nostalgia drag racers. Models featured include Willys, Ford and Corvette replicas. Location: Monroeville, OH. http://www.scottrodscustom.com

Shadow Rods Sreet rod models which include the LRHC Roadster and LRHC Pickup XL-27 models. Location: Saginaw, Michigan http://www.shadowrods.com

Shell Valley Replicas such as 427 SC Cobra, 1963 Cheetah, "A" Roadster Hot Rod, Jaguar C-Type, 1964 Daytona Coupe and Jeep. Location: Platte Center, NE http://www.shellvalley.com

Simpson Design Mazda Miata (MX-5) rebody kits. Models include the Italia, Blue Ray 3 and Manta Ray. Location: Clinton, WA.. http://www.simpsondesign.net

Smyth Performance Manufacturer of car to truck conversion kits. Company supplies kits to convert coupes into "ute" vehicles. Site shows kits for Audi A4/S4, VW Jetta/Golf and Dodge Charger models. Location: Wareham, MA http://www.smythkitcars.com

SO-CAL Speedshop Hot rod specialist with a wide range of parts and accessories for sale. Includes frames and bodies for a range of vehicles including Hi-Boy Roadster and 1932 and 1928 to 1929 Brookville Roadster. Location: Pomona, CA http://www.est1946.com

Specialty Auto Sports Site has details of Jaguar XK120 and XK140 replicas, and Porsche Speedster lookalikes. Location: Knoxville, Tennessee. http://www.specialtyauto.com

Special Edition Company offers the Beck Speedster and 550 Spyder Porsche replicas. Site has details of kit and turnkey packages for the cars as well as specifications, options and prices. Location: Bremen, IN . http://www.beckspeedster.com

Speedway Motors Firm supplies a range of auto parts, accessories and kits which include the Speedway Tribute T-Bucket kit. Has details of kit components and frame construction. Location: Lincoln, NE http://www.speedwaymotors.com

Spirit Industries Kit and turnkey vehicles that include '23 T-Bucket Roadsters, Model A Coupe and Sedans and a 1932 3-Window Coupe. Location: Mountain Home, Arkansas. http://www.spiritcars.com

Sterling Sports Cars Company manufactures the classic Sterling exoticar, now branded as the Sterling RX. Cars can be built around a tube chassis with the option of rear or mid-engined versions. Location: Wilmington, DE. http://www.sterlingsportscars.com

Street Rods Only This company produces body chassis kits for classic replica Corvette cars. There is information of Split Window and 1962 models. Location: Macon, IL http://www.streetrodsonly.com

Struck Corporation Company offers a number of kit projects - including a DIY bulldozer - the Magnatrac - and the Mini-Beep - a Jeep inspired amphibious car with scaled-down proportions. The car is 4/5 scale of a World War II Jeep and can be built with two or four wheel drive Location: Cedarburg, WI. http://www.struckcorp.com

Studemino The Studemino is a retro style body conversion kit - with bullet nose - for the Chevrolet El Camino. Cars can be built on 1978 to 1987 two-door Malibu or Malibu wagon donors. http://www.studemino.com

Superior Glass Works Ford and Chevy street rods and parts. Street rod bodies include: 1934 to 1935 Chevrolet Standard Coupe, 1934 to 1935 Chevrolet Standard Cabriolet, 1934 Chevrolet Phaeton, 1937 to 1938 Chevrolet Cabriolet, 1937 and 1938 Chevrolet Sedan Delivery, 1927 Ford Trac-T, 1932 Ford 3-Window Coupe, 1932 Ford Vicky, 1932 Ford Roadster Pick-Up, 1932 Ford Roadster, 1933 Ford Low Boy and 1933 Willys Sedan Delivery.Location: Molalla, OR.. http://www.superiorglassworks.com

Superformance Site profiles the Superformance MKIII Cobra inspired car and the Superformance Corvette Grand Sport. Also made is the GT40. Cars are supplied as rolling factory assembled vehicles minus engine and transmission. The MKII is a 289 FIA Cobra inspired car. Location: Irvine, CA. http://www.superformance.com

Super 7 Cars Site profiles company that is authorised to make Caterham Seven models for the Canadian market. Location: Chemainus, British Columbia, Canada. http://www.super7cars.com

Superlite Performance cars. Vehicles include the SL-C, with supercar influenced styling, also available in Le Mans open top form. The GT-R is Ford GT40 inspired. The Superlite Nemesis is a single-seat track car. The Tandem is a two-seat inline version. The MOAB is an off-roader. The LM-P is a race/track car. Location: Fraser, Michigan. http://www.superlitecars.com

Super Stepside Pickup The Super Stepside Sport Truck is a pickup with contemporary styling. Donors include Chevy Caprice and Pontiac four-door wagon models. Location: Lafayette, Louisiana http://www.superstepside.com

Texas Buggy's Dune buggy company. Site has details of kits, bodies and chassis. Location: Victoria, Texas.  http://www.texasbuggys.com

Thunder Ranch Porsche replicas. Company no longer trades, site says, but its assets are now owned by Rock West Racing. Site still active with historical details of the Thunder Ranch range.  http://www.thunderranch.com

Triton Trikes The Triton Trike is a three-wheeler based on Saturn S running gear. Location: Pecatonica, IL. http://www.tritontrikes.com

Ultimate Classic Cars Company produces the GT-427 Cobra-inspired kit car (formerly produced by Lone Star Classics). Location: Boerne, TX http://www.ultimateclassiccars.com

Unique Motorcars Cobra 289 and 427 replicas available in kit and turnkey form. Location: Gadsden, AL http://www.uniquemotorcars.com

Urban Gorilla / 4x4 Bodies Site showcases the Urban Gorilla range of Hummer inspired vehicles on SUV or pick up donors. Location: Salt Lake City, Utah. http://www.4x4bodies.com

Vintage Speedsters VW Beetle based Porsche 356 Speedster replicas. Site has details of both kit and turnkey options. Includes accessories information, photos and customer testimonials. Location: Hawaiian Gardens, CA. http://www.vintagespeedsters.com

Wintec Fabrication The Wintec Roadster is billed as a "roomy T-Touring". Kits can be supplied as body only or chassis/suspension/body packages. Location: Wallingford, CT http://www.wintecfabrication.com

Wombat The Wombat is a VW Beetle based Hummer-inspired kit Has a photo gallery, specifications, testimonials and a selection of pdf. files for download that include the build manual. Location: Vancouver, WA.   http://www.wombatcar.com

Xanthos The Xanthos 23 Sports Racer is a street-going Lotus 23 inspired kit car. Includes details of the cars such as the Extreme and GT versions. Location: San Diego, CA. http://www.xanthos.com

ZTrix Datsun Z Car specialist that offers Ferrari inspired rebody kits. Models available include the Velo Rossa and Daytona ZX. Site has details of kit contents and aftermarket performance upgrades for the cars. Also available are convertible conversion kits for Z Cars. Location: Scottsdale, AZ http://www.ztrix.com