The Car Factory is owned and operated by Mike Vetter and staffed with a diverse team stemming from extensive backgrounds in different sides of the automotive world. We have extensive experience in Fiberglass and Metal fabrication, which is the back bone for a solid, quality custom car. The ability to look at a custom project from many angles and avenues is also a requirement you should expect from every job we accept.
Mike Vetter: As owner and operator, Mike's fascination for exotic cars began a world away as he was raised growing up in Germany, Italy, Turkey and France. He built his first car while living in Daytona Beach and earning a Business Degree. Decades later, Mike has owned and modified just about every car imaginable.
Shannon Vetter: Shannon is Mike Vetter's wife and the daughter of Roger and has grown up around cars her entire life. This girl isn't afraid to get dirty and is quite the mechanic! Pictured at right is the Vetter's newest custom addition, Malia!
Roger "Old School" Boettcher: Roger is Shannon's Father who was drag racing before Shannon was even born. Originally from Minnesota, Roger is familiar with all of the aspects of custom car building. Every winter Roger had a different automotive project in the garage and now he really enjoys working with these unique custom cars.
Charlie Woodruff: Charlie has built his own stock cars for dirt track racing, he is great at extensive motor work. Now Charlie is well into building complete custom cars. Charlie is a great welder and a tremendous spirit of fun for the crew.
Mike "The Kid" Douek: This is Mike Douek. He is our youngest auto customizer at 25 now, and has been working for us since he was 17. Mike is proficient in every aspect of the custom car build process and we look forward to his continued good work.
Robert Rinker: This is Bob and he has been building our car bodies for 12 years now. Before us he was building parts for "Ecklers" corvette store in Titusville Florida. Bob hand lays the highest quality parts you will find.