Welcome to Zapp’s Rod Shop. Your Hot Rod, Street Rod and Muscle Car Service Center. 

Zapp’s Rod Shop is a fully equipped shop, with a team comprised of knowledgeable technicians and skilled staff. We can handle any project you bring us, specializing in vintage and classic cars, street rods and traditional rods.

Anything from complete rebuilds to minor repair jobs, we do it all! Zapp’s Rod Shop partners with best manufacturers in the business to give you the top parts for your machine. We are truly a one-stop shop for any hot rod enthusiast.


Midwest's largest swapmeet and car show.



Car shows, cruise nights, clubs and more!

Don't take our word...



Design and manufacturing parts for the rodding industry.

“I could not have been more pleased with the work Zapp's Rod Shop did for me. They were professional and the turn-around time was great."


Chad Z

Cottage Grove

Call 608-695-5064 for an appointment!​​​​

From minor maintenance to complete turnkey rods

Updated engines, transmissions and suspension

Complete interiors

Complete chassis fabrication

Air ride suspensions

Engine swaps

Air conditioning installations

Sheet metal fabrication

Complete wiring

Regular maintenance and service of vehicles from 1928-1980


June 3-4, 2016. Live Music. Car Show. Best place to kick of summer!

Zapp's Rod Shop absolutely nailed it! I told them what I wanted, and they took my vision and made it into an awesome looking '57 Chevy!

Thanks and I'll be back for more work."


Harvey H