Willie E. Hicks, Sr. is a man who has plenty of passion for automobiles. His entire life has revolved around cars and trucks regardless of the year, make and model. As a young boy growing up in South Carolina, his early experience with vehicles came by way of driving and fixing tractors and any sort of mobile form of transportation.
In the 1950’s, Mr. Hicks migrated from the south with his great love for cars to upstate New York. As a young man in his twenties, he began racing and fixing cars to earn a living. Hicks learned the art of repairing and refinishing automobiles under the watchful eye of a trained certified dealership owner and personnel. During his time in New York, he worked diligently on his craft, absorbing as much knowledge as possible. He was able to acquire comprehensive understanding of all facets of automotive repair.