Built By Rad Rides

Custom Automotive Builder

Rad Rides by Troy, a custom automotive builder, is one of the most well known and respected names in the business.  In addition to building cars for many of the top Automotive collectors in the country, Troy Trepanier has worked closely with Ford, GM, Chrysler, Toyota on a variety of promotional vehicles.

Because of his presence in the hot rod industry Troy Trepanier has been featured on Discovery Channel’s “Rides”, participated with Chip Foose on two “Overhaulin” episodes, and been highlighted in several Documentaries concerning his efforts in Bonneville land speed racing.

Troy Trepanier grew up around cars and craftsmanship, always working in his dad’s automotive shop. His grandfather taught him “There’s only one way to do things: the right way.” A competitive spirit, a passion for excellence and a “nothing’s impossible” attitude have shaped Troy’s life and every car he has built.


    24 E. 3rd Street
    Manteno, IL 60950

    Tel: 815 468 2590

    Contact Info 

    Monday - Friday
    8 AM - 5 PM
    Closed on Major Holidays


    Rad Rides by Troy was established in 1995 as a father and son business that has grown to become one of America’s top automotive shops over the past 29 years