Articles by: Evan

Video: Foaming Tire Cleaner

Video: Foaming Tire Cleaner

Tires are tough cookies. They attract and hang onto all kinds of contaminants. Road grime, brake dust, mud, and blooming (the brown discoloration that appears on sidewalls) all conspire to make your tires look dull and dissatisfying. Foaming Tire Cleaner was developed to conquer these stubborn malcontents. This video illustrates how the sizzling power of foam cuts through the grunge and prepares your rolling stock for a beautifying coat of tire dressing. Enjoy.

by 05/02/2019 0 comments Car Care, Videos
Event Coverage: April Caffeine & Gasoline

Event Coverage: April Caffeine & Gasoline

Mother Nature took one last shot at us… we hope… as scattered showers tried to put a damper on our April Caffeine & Gasoline gathering. The theme was supercars and there were plenty examples of extreme motoring on display. These events are always free and open to the public and we serve up complimentary coffee and donuts in the Indy Café. Join us for our first-ever two-wheel invasion as the theme of the May 4th Caffeine & Gasoline is motorcycles… vintage, modern, and anytime in between. While bikes are the theme of this event, transportation of any kind is welcome […]

by 04/30/2019 0 comments Car Culture, Event Coverage, Events
Video: Cotton and Microfiber Dusters

Video: Cotton and Microfiber Dusters

The duster is a classic tool that’s been a trusted partner in enthusiast’s detailing toolboxes for decades. As tried-and-proven as they are, these implements have been improved with technology. We offer two… a paraffin wax infused cotton duster and two outfitted with microfiber… a standard sized on and a mini duster. This video runs you through the features and benefits of each one, how to get the most out of them, as well as when and where to use them.

by 03/26/2019 0 comments Car Care, Tech, Videos
LS Lessons: General Motors LS Series V8 Spotter’s Guide

LS Lessons: General Motors LS Series V8 Spotter’s Guide

The LS series of General Motors V8s started life powering the C5 Corvette in 1997 so it’s easy to see how they have become the most-swapped American V8 on the road. LS swaps are not only the order of the day for resto-modded muscle cars but are also becoming prevalent with Japanese imports on the street and Formula Drift circuit. Contemplating a swap? Wondering when and where do your source you LS ponies? Here’s a quick guide to help you navigate this small-block landscape.

by 03/20/2019 0 comments Car Culture, Sweet Builds, Tech
Video: Orbital Brush Replacement

Video: Orbital Brush Replacement

Random Orbitals are stout machines that will deliver years of faithful car polishing. They do have some maintenance needs… the biggest being replacing the brushes in the electric motor. This video outlines the steps you need to take to replace the brushes in your 6″ Random Orbital. Clear and precise close ups walk you through the process, ensuring you can handle the job with ease.

by 03/18/2019 0 comments Tech, Videos
Explained: Formula 1 Steering Wheel Controls

Explained: Formula 1 Steering Wheel Controls

Are Formula 1 drivers moving too fast to looking all the way to a dash for information? Perhaps… this explains why pertinent information and vehicle controls are coming from steering wheel-mounted displays. These things can be disconnected, carried around like a lap top… heck they have more computing power than laptops, and programmed like a laptop. It begs the question… Are we talking about steering wheels with computers or a computer that steers?

by 03/14/2019 0 comments Car Culture, Racing, Tech
Video: Best of Show® Wash & Wax

Video: Best of Show® Wash & Wax

Got a dirty daily driver? Here’s a great way to get a deep clean and a stunning shine in one easy step. The thick formula in Best of Show® Wash & Wax creates fluffy, long-lasting suds that safely remove dirt and stubborn road grime while leaving behind a layer of high-quality carnauba wax protection. This video shows how it reveals the color, depth, and clarity of your paint every time you wash your car.

by 03/11/2019 0 comments Tech, Videos
Event Coverage: March 2019 Caffeine & Gasoline

Event Coverage: March 2019 Caffeine & Gasoline

The tide has turned. After the snowiest and coldest February on record hints of spring were in the air in western Washington. Traditionally, March has been the breakthrough Caffeine & Gasoline event where the sun shines bright and shocks the cars out of their hibernation… and we kept that trend alive on March 2.

by 03/04/2019 0 comments Event Coverage
Video: Car Wash Family

Video: Car Wash Family

In the name of making choosing the right wash is easier, this video delivers a full rundown of our entire line of car washes. You’ll see them in action, get some real world tips and tricks, and learn the features and benefits of each car wash to help you choose the one that’s right for you, your car, and your driving habits.  

by 02/25/2019 0 comments Videos
“Formula 1: Drive to Survive” Takes Us Behind The Scenes

“Formula 1: Drive to Survive” Takes Us Behind The Scenes

This new Netflix series delivers 10 episodes that looks into the personal lives of F1 driver, owners, and team members. Produced by the makers of “Senna and Amy” and officially support by the F1 big wigs, the docu-series will debut on March 8.

by 02/20/2019 0 comments Car Culture