Most car shows on TV are terrible. We know this. They’d rather see drama than what really goes on at a custom car shop, which is actually a rather pleasant, lovely place to be, as Mr. Regular will now discuss.

Mr. Regular has been spending a lot of time at Bruce Henn’s Garage in Pennsylvania to work on the Vagabond Falcon. What he’s found is that being in a real custom garage is actually nothing like being in a reality TV show.

It’s a fun and friendly place to be. Let him break it down.

Illustration by David Grimshaw