O'Connell Specialties

Builders of award winning street rods and custom automobiles.

Recipient of the 52nd Annual Detroit Autorama Ridler Builder Award.  Located in Plainfield, Illinois, O'Connell Specialties is here to help you design your custom hot rod and bring your dream to life.

Vehicles built by O'Connell Specialties have won countless awards, been featured in the industry trades, and made it on network television programs.  Our attention to detail and individuality is what separates our work from other shops.

On this episode of Competition Ready, Bob McKee, Mike Philips and their team of expert surface technicians receive a call from Tim O'Connell, one of the top builders in the country and a Legend Cup contender at the annual Chicago World of Wheels show.