At Canepa you’ll find automotive nirvana in our 70,000 square foot facility in the foothills of the Santa Cruz mountains where the world’s best automotive artisans work to preserve the most important road cars and competition vehicles for generations to come. Historic race car owners trust our motorsport team to deliver the expertise to restore and run their vehicles at the highest level. Investors and collectors alike have us breathe new life into cars ranging from the first Duesenberg production car ever built to the 1973 Can-Am winning Porsche 917/30.
From paint and bodywork to mechanical repair and fabrication, Canepa’s work is immensely detailed, uncompromisingly correct, and certainly world-class. The Canepa experience is like none other.
HISTORY & TIMELINE
|1985||Bruce Canepa Motorcars opens – Lamborghini, Maserati, Porsche, Audi, BMW|
|1985||Purchased Concept Transporters|
|1987||Designed first Aero rig for Kenworth|
|1988||Began development of US legal version of the Porsche 959|
|1993||Canepa Design founded – which would customize over 1500 trucks and SUVs|
|1998||Successful in passing the Show and Display law|
|2000||Delivered first Canepa 959|
|2003||Built first California compliant Canepa 959|
|2006||Scotts Valley facility and headquarters opens|