JOSH COPELAND

Josh started working on car repair at the age of 8. His step Dad ran a car repair shop and Josh worked alongside him, gaining interest and enthusiasm. Josh graduated from Tennessee Technology Automotive Technical school in Livingston, Tennessee.  While in Tech school, he worked at The Engine Company, a machine shop, rebuilding heads, and continued employment there for one year after graduation. He relocated to Knoxville and began working at Grayson BMW, where he was employed for 9 years. Josh was a BMW Master lever technician when he left Grayson.  He worked for a Snap-On franchise for 4 years, then was employed at the Atomic Speed Shop. Josh has a total of 25 years’ experience. Josh is an electrical specialist and wiring cars is his expertise. While he spends most of his time wiring, he can also be found assisting with other restoration needs.

His “happy place” in on the lake, where he enjoys fishing from his boat. Spending time outdoors is where Josh will be found in any spare time available. He enjoys hunting, although there is not enough available in Knoxville. According to Josh, “Boating is Life.”

 

Favorite song: American Badass – Kid Rock

Favorite Magazine: Motor Trend’s Car and Driver

Favorite car: ’69 Camaro