Iron Resurrection

The BEST episodes of Iron Resurrection

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Joe Martin brings new life to old iron at his shop Joe Martin Customs. Working with his wife Amanda, and best friend Shag, this custom shop oversees every phase of restoration from design, fabrication and mechanicals, to the final paint job.

Last Updated: 5/19/2022Network: MotorTrendOnDemand
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Resurrectin' a Rusty Unicorn: 1936 Hudson Terraplane
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8.42
12 votes

#1 - Resurrectin' a Rusty Unicorn: 1936 Hudson Terraplane

Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired 7/28/2021

Three years after a unicorn first rolled into the shop, Joe is more determined than ever to honor a 1936 Hudson owner's dying wishes to bring the car back from the dead. The ultimate Iron Resurrection will put Joe's exceptional metal skills to the test.

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Racin' Vega - Part 2
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8.35
23 votes

#2 - Racin' Vega - Part 2

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired 4/1/2020

It's a race to the finish line for the 1973 Vega. Joe and the team are determined to transform a rusted, hornet-infested clunker into a mean street racing machine, in what may be their most dramatic transformation yet.

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Tricked Out Trike
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8.32
22 votes

#3 - Tricked Out Trike

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired 2/12/2020

Joe is world renowned for building badass motorcycles, but on this build, he's pushing his engineering chops to the limit by building a monster trike that would look right at home on the set of a Mad Max movie.

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Brothers Nova, Part 1
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8.29
28 votes

#4 - Brothers Nova, Part 1

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired 10/23/2018

Joe Martin loves Nova's and his eyes light up when a new customer, Eric, wants him to customize a 1972 as a tribute to his brother, if they can find one; Shag and Amanda hunt down a '71, in what appears to be mint condition.

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Mint Condition
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8.25
24 votes

#5 - Mint Condition

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 9/18/2018

A new customer, comes into the shop with an exceptional 1963 Cadillac; this car screams luxury but needs an upgrade; with Shane giving the MBC team creative freedom on the build, Joe gets to work on a plan; new engine, new wheels and a new interior.

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Chop Top, Part 2
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8.24
25 votes

#6 - Chop Top, Part 2

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 10/9/2018

The MBC team marries the 1950 Mercury's old roof with the new geometry of the newly chopped body.

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Nova Overload
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8.20
20 votes

#7 - Nova Overload

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired 2/19/2020

Shag and Amanda get a '65 Chevy II Nova for a steal, but as the team digs in, rat nests and rust are the least of their worries; the build requires a complete overhaul and has them thinking they bit off more than they can chew.

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Nova Overload - Part 2
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8.20
25 votes

#8 - Nova Overload - Part 2

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired 2/26/2020

Fitment issues in the engine bay leave the entire shop scratching their heads. Joe has big plans for the '65 Nova, but a small space to work with. It will take a lot of ingenuity, and a little cussing, to tame this nasty Nova. NOVA OVERLOAD - PART 2

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Cat-Eye Cruiser
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8.20
46 votes

#9 - Cat-Eye Cruiser

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 9/12/2017

When a customer turns up at Martin Bros Customs with a '59 Impala, it looks more like a parts donor than a serious project. But Joe Martin can't turn down a car with this classic style and comes up with a rad plan.

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Brothers Nova, Part 2
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8.17
23 votes

#10 - Brothers Nova, Part 2

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired 10/30/2018

Joe Martin and his crew are always under the gun, but their latest build, a '71 Nova, is well behind schedule and they have a ton of work to do; Joe is really going to town on the metal work on this car, inside and out.

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Good to Go GTO
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8.15
52 votes

#11 - Good to Go GTO

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 8/15/2017

Known for its sizzling performance and smooth body style, the '69 Pontiac GTO is one of the fastest cars of its time. Now, Joe gives it his signature twist with rad body mods and new power train that will have its super wide tires smokin' hot.

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Bare Bones to Showstopper: 5-Window Chevy Truck Rebuild
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8.14
7 votes

#12 - Bare Bones to Showstopper: 5-Window Chevy Truck Rebuild

Season 5 - Episode 10 - Aired 8/11/2021

A former customer has returned to the shop with a new project, a 1950 5-window Chevy truck. But this isn't just any car in his collection, it's the crown jewel. But to Joe's horror, this prized possession might have some seriously unsalvageable damage.

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Racin' Vega
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8.12
26 votes

#13 - Racin' Vega

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired 3/25/2020

Amanda and Shag stumble upon a '73 Vega with a rich history and a seller anxious to see his car restored to glory. They plan to chop the top and add a ginormous engine, but first they must tackle over 40 years of rust and grime.

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Champagne Super Nova
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8.11
45 votes

#14 - Champagne Super Nova

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 9/5/2017

Joe gets his hands on a sweet '67 Chevy Nova, and the crew has some mods in store that hit harder than a Lone Star Linebacker. But all great work comes at a cost. Shag and Amanda need to find a buyer with deep pockets, fast.

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Ramble On
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8.11
28 votes

#15 - Ramble On

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 10/16/2018

Joe Martin gets some unusual cars coming through the door of his work shop, but when a customer from California arrives with a '63 Rambler wagon and tells Joe he can do what he wants with it, he decides to go to town with a radical custom job.

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Truck Yeah
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8.11
19 votes

#16 - Truck Yeah

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/29/2020

The Martins face the physics conundrum of trying to fit a 6'5" former football player into the cab of a 1967 Chevy C10. This tall order requires customization of the firewall, motor, frame and interior, plus a custom paint job.

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Smoking Hot Ghia
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8.10
49 votes

#17 - Smoking Hot Ghia

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 8/22/2017

VW's Karmann Ghia doesn't make you think classic Americana, but when Mandi stumbles across a '71 model, she throws down the gauntlet to her husband Joe: "Let's see if you can make this car Martin Bros. cool."

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Suicide '35
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8.10
62 votes

#18 - Suicide '35

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 7/18/2017

A 1935 Chevy Master just rolled into the shop; made famous by the gangsters of its time, the Master features a distinctive grill, wood interior, & suicide doors. But at 82 years old - it's going to take a lot of MBC magic to resurrect this relic.

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El Chili
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8.10
31 votes

#19 - El Chili

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/4/2018

Gary Hopper, a long time friend of Joe, brings a '55 Chevy Bel Air to the shop; because this '55 has sentimental value to Gary's family, the pressure is on to do this build right; but missing pieces and a dented hood throw a wrench into the job.

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Grim Reaper
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8.10
73 votes

#20 - Grim Reaper

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 7/11/2017

Martin Brothers Customs can't wait to transform a 1970 Chevy C10 truck into a powerful autocross hot rod. The build looks promising but, but Shag & Amanda are desperate in their search for a sturdy cab. They race the clock to resurrect this rusted wreck.

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Frozen in Time
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8.09
23 votes

#21 - Frozen in Time

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired 3/18/2020

A time capsule rolls into the shop in the form of a 1983 Silverado with exactly 69.2 miles on it. The owner passed away last year, but now his daughter wants to finish turning his truck into a modern muscle car under the hood.

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'62 Corvette Fuelie
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8.06
52 votes

#22 - '62 Corvette Fuelie

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 8/1/2017

Martin Brothers Customs works their magic on a rare, early American-made, 360 horsepower, fuel-injected classic - a 1962 Chevy Corvette. The customer wants his muscle car restored to original factory condition...and that ain't gonna' be cheap.

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Instant Classic
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8.04
27 votes

#23 - Instant Classic

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 9/11/2018

Joe Martin is excited to see a straight '63 Impala with a four speed and legendary 409 engine under the hood; the owner wants to keep it original with the main mods under the body, new frame, suspension and big wheels.

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Super Low Metro
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8.02
59 votes

#24 - Super Low Metro

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 7/25/2017

Known for their killer cool paint jobs, MBC flips this build on its head. A weather beaten 59 Metro rolls into the shop for an extreme makeover, from the inside out. It's the Flintstones meets the Jetsons with a surprise twist for its new owner.

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Triple Black Cadillac
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8.00
43 votes

#25 - Triple Black Cadillac

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 5/18/2016

Shag and Amanda trek through Texas to find a build worthy of the Martin Brothers’ touch. They bring back a busted 1964 Cadillac De Ville that Joe helps into a big-bodied beauty of a convertible. After, Joe and Mike head to the marina in search of a boat to flip for some quick cash. But trouble with the boat’s engine and a ton of hidden rust on the De Ville could spell trouble for the crew.

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