JG Francis has made a pretty great career for himself restoring classic Mercedes-Benz cars.

It’s hardly just a job for the Los Angeles resident, however, more of a whole “lifestyle” as he relates in this great video.

Meet JG Francis, the king of classic Mercedes-Benz diesels

One caveat: his loving, painstaking recreations of 300 TDs will turn you into a diesel addict for sure.

[via  Motoring Con Brio]