We have a team with over 50 years of experience in high level automotive care and operation. Leveraging that knowledge and experience to become the “GO-TO” shop for enthusiasts throughout North America. Our shop is located in beautiful Cedar, just miles outside of Traverse City, in Leelanau County.
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Vintage & Classic Car Maintenance & Repair
Our knowledgeable staff excels in making aftermarket parts work well together, and integrating them with the original equipment.
You should clean your carburetor every six months to prevent engine build up, enhance fuel economy and engine efficiency.
Pre & Post Storage Preparation
We will be sure to change your oil, check coolant levels, adjust tire pressures & more.
Custom Stainless Steel Exhaust Systems
Because of the material, these exhausts are strong and have a long lifespan; more of an investment rather than a cheap accessory.
Owner & Founder: Ryan Thompson
Ryan Thompson leads Leelanau Performance. He discovered a need in the area for a more specialized shop; one that could cater to all types of vehicles that would require a higher level of care. Ryan also owns Thompson Racing Fabrication, which was founded in 2008. He is a trained welder and has knowledge in construction management.
He is well known around the east coast Rally circuit for his genuine friendship & knowledge of the industry. It has allowed him to continue to grow & deliver a great experience to his clients.
Lead Technician: Clint Allis
Clint has been a mechanic in Leelanau County for 25 years. Formerly employed at Vans Garage, he has a lot of experience with vintage and specialty cars. He also has worked extensively with foreign vehicles and motorsports.
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is known for their attention to detail & getting the job done right.