- Jeff Allen is a third generation car guy. He was bred to love cars…from his first days in the crib he was surrounded by ’57 Chevy parts. By the time he was seven, he was traveling with his grandfather and his stacker car hauler, taking cars to Juarez, Mexico to get painted. His grade school years were spend in his fathers automotive repair shop. By the time he was 13 he had saved enough money to purchase his first car, a 1969 Z28 Camaro. And from there the rest is history….
Although, if you are still reading this, then you are probably interested to hear a little bit more about his history. Jeff spent over a decade honing his skills on the retail side of the Automotive business becoming one of the youngest New Automotive Dealership General Managers. He gained notoriety with his innovative marketing skills and his ability to start new dealerships and turn around “in-the-red” dealerships quickly, while spending his off time racing SCCA races and chasing collectible cars.
Over the years of always buying, restoring and selling classic cars has led him to become a contributor for Kelley Blue Book, on the value of up-and-coming cars. Jeff has been featured in multiple National Automotive Magazines as a Builder, How-To Expert, Test Driver and Classic Car Market Contributor. He can be seen on the pages of Muscle Car Review, Vette Magazine, DIY Magazine, Hot Rod Deluxe and Car Kulture Deluxe.
Jeff has specialized in celebrities car collections from the likes of Tim Allen, Charlie Sheen and Brett Ratner. He has supplied numerous cars for the movie and television industry from Mission Impossible 3, JJ Abrams Star Trek , Crank, The Runaways, Desperate Housewives to Kimberly Cole’s music video “Smack You”.
“Everyday I set out to find, recondition, repair and refurbish cars. I’m kinda the stock broker of the car industry;
I look to find the rare and unique, tweek them and repair them,
and make them drivable and sellable any way necessary.” -Jeff Allen
Flat 12 Gallery
5709 40th Street, Lubbock, TX, United States