Articles by: Evan

Nissan To Be Honored At 2018 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

Nissan To Be Honored At 2018 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

The organizers of the 2018 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion (RMMR) will be recognizing Nissan as the first-ever Japanese featured marque. Held annually during Monterey Car Week, which features the world-renowned Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, the RMMR is one of the most prestigious vintage racing events in North America.

by 08/13/2018 0 comments Car Culture, Events, Racing
Video: THE BOSS™ LED Swirl-Finder Light

Video: THE BOSS™ LED Swirl-Finder Light

Paint evaluation is a critical, yet often overlooked, step in paint care. It tells you how much correction you need at the start of the process and allows you to track your progress as you perfect your paint. This handy light puts a spotlight on every swirl and serves as a great glove box companion.

by 08/13/2018 0 comments Car Care, Tech, Videos
2019 Hennessey Heritage Edition Mustang

2019 Hennessey Heritage Edition Mustang

  Why they baked a birthday cake we don’t know… the team from Hennessey Performance (HPE) finalized its 2019 Hennessey Heritage Edition Mustang to celebrate the company’s 10,000 built and tuned vehicle. We’ll take burnouts over Bundt cake any day.

by 08/10/2018 0 comments Featured Car
Video: Extra-Large PFM Edgeless Drying Towel

Video: Extra-Large PFM Edgeless Drying Towel

Living large is easy with this new towel! Our Extra-Large PFM® Edgeless Drying Towel goes big on size, thickness, and absorbency. This towel’s 29″ x 36″ size and whopping 1,120 GSM (grams per square meter) weight means that even large vehicles like SUVs, trucks, and RVs can be dried with minimal wringing and maximum time savings.

by 08/08/2018 0 comments Car Care, Tech
Tuner Cars Hit The High Notes At Caffeine & Gasoline®

Tuner Cars Hit The High Notes At Caffeine & Gasoline®

Our Auto Display was filled with the best collection of tuners cars we’ve ever assembled. There were also a number of sweet import rides on the deck including an Acura NSX a gang of k cars. To top it all off, the weather was great, so attendance at our monthly get-together was off the chain.

by 08/06/2018 0 comments Uncategorized
Video: Summer Road Trip Tips

Video: Summer Road Trip Tips

Summer is primetime for road trippin’… it’s also primetime for bugs… put the two together and you have a recipe for disaster. Bug buildup on the leading edge of your car, i.e. the nose, mirror, and windshield can be tough to clean and the longer it stays on there the more stubborn it becomes.

by 08/03/2018 0 comments Car Care, Tech, Videos
31st Goodguys Pacific Northwest Nationals Presented By Griot’s Garage

31st Goodguys Pacific Northwest Nationals Presented By Griot’s Garage

We stepped up to the plate for this year’s Goodguys Pacific Northwest Nationals and supported the event as the presenting sponsor. So we were pleased to see the Northwest’s finest bring their A-Game as many on hand said this year’s show was the best in recent memory.

by 07/31/2018 0 comments Event Coverage
Towel Tech – GSM: A Weighty Proposition

Towel Tech – GSM: A Weighty Proposition

As our PFM® line of towels have surged in popularity, we have been referring to their GSM in our Handbook and on our website. So it’s time to explain the meaning and importance of GSM.

by 07/30/2018 3 comments Car Care, Tech
Griot’s Garage Goodguys Kickoff Party

Griot’s Garage Goodguys Kickoff Party

The kick is up… the kick is good! The 31st Annual Goodguys Pacific Northwest Nationals Presented by Griot’s Garage kickoff party at our headquarters in Tacoma was a huge success. Although the party was slated to start at 5 p.m., our facilities started seeing action before lunch time with local car club, The Kingsmen, hosting part of their poker run on the premises.

by 07/27/2018 0 comments Car Culture, Event Coverage
James Deane Wins Formula Drift Seattle

James Deane Wins Formula Drift Seattle

Just as baseball came out of its all-star break in the third week of July, Formula Drift emerged from its summer break doldrums on July 21. The chase for the championship hit Seattle, Washington for Round Five: Autozone Throwdown. With a scant 39 points separating the top three competitors, there was still everything to race for as unsuspecting tires braced for shredding in the Pacific Northwest.

by 07/23/2018 0 comments Car Culture, Event Coverage, Events, Racing