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Caffeine & Gasoline® Italian Style

Caffeine & Gasoline® Italian Style

Fans of espresso, pizza, and cars made in Maranello, Modena, and Milan crashed the gates in a big way for our monthly cruise-in car show. We were a bit surprised by how many Italian cars showed up as the theme of C&G is more for show. As usual the mix of cars was eclectic and the people who stopped by were ready to engage in conversation.

by 09/07/2018 0 comments Car Culture, Event Coverage, Events
LEGO Builds Life-Size Bugatti Chiron That Drives

LEGO Builds Life-Size Bugatti Chiron That Drives

Many of us have fond memories of crafting cars from LEGO building blocks. Before there were ‘kits,’ items like a wedge-shaped nose piece, a wafer thin ‘chassis’ pieces, and the special blocks that accepted the wheels and tires were must haves. Then there were kits with specially made blocks that allowed you to build a specific car… that looked like the real car.

by 09/04/2018 0 comments Art, Car Culture
Picking The Right Tire Care Products

Picking The Right Tire Care Products

Upgrading wheels and tires can impact both the look and the performance of your ride. Wheels tend to steal the spotlight when it comes to attention getting so they tend to get the most detailing… but tires matter too. They complete the look and we have six dressings and two cleaners dedicated to enhancing the look and longevity of tires.

by 08/21/2018 5 comments Car Care, Tech
Video: Track-Worthy Detailing Tips

Video: Track-Worthy Detailing Tips

We all love to jump on the loud pedal. Hot lapping a weekend warrior or taking your daily on an apex hunting expedition up your favorite canyon road can get your car real dirty real fast. As your top speed rises so does the speed in which you kill bugs, spit debris, generate harmful brake dust, and accumulate molten rubber on most every panel of your car.

by 08/20/2018 0 comments Car Care, Tech, Videos
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 kei 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