Articles by: Evan

Seahawks Pride On Display At Caffeine & Gasoline

Seahawks Pride On Display At Caffeine & Gasoline

The 12s, the name given to the frenzied fans of the Seattle Seahawks, were out in big numbers at our January Caffeine & Gasoline. The Seahawks had just made it to the playoffs and to celebrate customers wearing any type of Seahawks gear got 5% off their order so the deals were flying like a spiraling Russell Wilson TD pass.

by 01/29/2015 0 comments Events
Seal The Deal: Picking The Best Paint Protection

Seal The Deal: Picking The Best Paint Protection

Sealing the finish on your ride is critical. Doing so ensures all those hours spent claying and polishing are protected against the elements, car washes, and the rays of the sun. We have five advanced-formula products that offer a slightly different user experience as they take your paint to the Promised Land.

by 01/16/2015 0 comments Car Care, Tech
Triple McLaren Fire-Up At Caffeine & Gasoline

Triple McLaren Fire-Up At Caffeine & Gasoline

The engines were piercingly loud, the cars undeniably historic. Our 2014 Caffeine & Gasoline cruise-in season went out with a bang… or make that an emphatic roar as we fired up 20 cylinders of McLaren racing glory. In total we conducted two rounds of fire-ups for crowds that were three to four people deep. It was intense.

by 12/26/2014 0 comments Car Culture, Events, People, Photos, Videos
Maserati – Celebrating 100 Years Of Motoring Passion

Maserati – Celebrating 100 Years Of Motoring Passion

Racers were daredevils in 1926. Never mind seatbelts, drivers secured their egos, dropped a heavy right foot, and let adrenaline and luck decide the rest. They sat in cockpits that were not only open from above were also open on the sides so they could hang their elbows out to get enough leverage to manhandle outlandishly large steering wheels.

by 12/12/2014 0 comments Uncategorized
Nostalgia Dragsters Take Caffeine & Gasoline By Storm

Nostalgia Dragsters Take Caffeine & Gasoline By Storm

Drag racing is an American pastime and the ’60s were critical in the sport’s evolution from misfit to mainstream. Griot’s Garage celebrated this epic era by featuring nostalgia dragsters at our November 1st Caffeine & Gasoline. The grounds were chock full of wicked rides and plenty of gearheads were on hand to admire them.

by 12/05/2014 0 comments Car Culture, Events, People, Photos
Our Favorite Automotive Eye Candy From SEMA

Our Favorite Automotive Eye Candy From SEMA

SEMA is where the big dogs come to play. Car designers, tuners, and aftermarket manufacturers all want to be seen and they all need a tricked out vehicle to showcase their prowess. So the show is aisles and aisles of eye candy. We followed the show and, in bantering back and forth, decided to showcase our favorite car picks here.

by 11/13/2014 0 comments Car Culture, Events
Ergo Wave: Why It Rocks!

Ergo Wave: Why It Rocks!

All scrubbers are not created equal. The remarkable versatility of our Ergo Wave Foam Scrubber makes it a true standout. But just how is the Ergo Wave such an accomplished cleaning device while still being gentle enough to use on multiple surfaces? It comes down to premium foam, savvy design, and the products you use.

by 11/12/2014 0 comments Car Care, Tech
France, England Square Off At Caffeine & Gasoline

France, England Square Off At Caffeine & Gasoline

Veyron for the win! Billed as a showdown between Earl Grey tea and Grey Poupon mustard, our France versus Britain Caffeine & Gasoline event sounded like a bit of stretch on paper. I mean the French cars would be greatly outnumbered, right? But quality trumped quantity to the tune of 1,001 horsepower… Vive la France.

by 10/30/2014 4 comments Car Culture, Cars, Events, People, Photos
Project 280SLeeper Part 1: A Mercedes 280SL Gets Prepped For Resurrection

Project 280SLeeper Part 1: A Mercedes 280SL Gets Prepped For Resurrection

Follow along as we chronicle the revival of a 1970 Mercedes 280SL. Like a vast, open road that disappears into the horizon it is difficult to image what trials and tribulations await the Benz. As we start this series, the car has been deconstructed, bits and pieces shipped out, and the shell has just returned from the paint shop.

by 10/28/2014 3 comments Cars, Sweet Builds, Tech
Cars Of Europe Impress At August Caffeine & Gasoline

Cars Of Europe Impress At August Caffeine & Gasoline

We were impressed with the collection of outstanding cars that rolled into the Griot’s Garage parking lot as we celebrated Europe’s finest automobiles at our August 2nd Caffeine & Gasoline. Rare, high-end rides from the likes of BMW, Porsche, Mercedes Benz, and Lamborghini dotted the parking lot and concours lawn.

by 08/28/2014 0 comments Car Culture, Cars, Events, People, Photos