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Event Coverage: Porsches Flock To Caffeine & Gasoline

Mon, Jun 12, 2017 | Posted by:

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We packed in the Porsches on June 3rd as Stuttgart’s finest highlighted our monthly Caffeine & Gasoline cruise-in car show and all-around hangout session. The theme refers more to the contents of our Auto Display than acting as a call for Porsches to show up… but they did. Click through for some eye candy.

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Celebrating Memorial Day One Race At A Time

Fri, May 26, 2017 | Posted by:

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Memorial Day weekend has always had a tremendous amount of meaning in my family. Not only is it significant because we in America remember those who have died serving our country, but in the Griot house it was also all about the racing traditions that fall on the weekend. I’m talking about the Indy 500 and […]

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Video: McLaren – See The Trailer Of The Upcoming Bruce McLaren Biographical Film

Tue, Apr 11, 2017 | Posted by:

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A motorsports legend like no other, New Zealander Bruce McLaren was one of the few men to do it all. He was an inventor, self-taught engineer, Formula 1 driver, skilled mechanic, race car designer, team owner, development driver, and businessman. There’s a movie about his incredible life coming out soon and we have the trailer.

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Caffeine & Gasoline® Car Feature: Danny Gogue’s 1960 Volkswagen Type 2 Double Cab

Mon, Mar 20, 2017 | Posted by:

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When you see Danny Gogue next to his 1960 Volkswagen Type 2 Double Cab all is right with the world. They belong to each other. You could see them on opposite sides of the parking lot and easily connect the dots between car and owner. We did. When we saw his Double Cab at our […]

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Porsches Rule The Roost At Caffeine & Gasoline

Thu, Aug 11, 2016 | Posted by:

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The themes we create for Caffeine & Gasoline are meant to be loose fitting, mostly describing the makes of the cars in our Auto Display. But word must have gotten out because there were a ton of Porsches at our August 6th extravaganza.  

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Detroit’s Finest Celebrated At July Caffeine & Gasoline

Wed, Jul 13, 2016 | Posted by:

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We are happy so many enthusiasts made Griot’s Garage part of their Fourth of July celebration on July 2nd. There was a lot of revving going as we had a great mix of American muscle cars, roadsters, and wicked hot rods dominating the parking lot and concours lawn. Check out some of the cool cars […]

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A Father’s Dream 2016

Fri, Jun 17, 2016 | Posted by:

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I love Father’s Day. It’s a day I get to spend time with my kids and I think of how fortunate I am to have such a great mentor in my own father. My father is still larger than life to me and I’m so thankful to have a best friend in life that I […]

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Exotics Bullish At Caffeine & Gasoline

Thu, May 19, 2016 | Posted by:

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Exotics were the theme of our April 2nd Caffeine & Gasoline and we populated the Auto Display with all the big names in the supercar game. The joint was jumping as the deck ramp were full of some outstanding rides. The weather was great and we plowed through 40 dozen donuts in the first hour.

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Ferraris Front And Center At Caffeine & Gasoline

Tue, Mar 31, 2015 | Posted by:

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The joint was jumping as we paid tribute to the creations of Enzo Ferrari at our Caffeine & Gasoline cruise-in car show at Griot’s Garage on March 7th. The Prancing Horse stable was represented by a fine mix of modern and vintage examples prominently positioned on the deck, in the parking lot, and on the […]

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Triple McLaren Fire-Up At Caffeine & Gasoline

Fri, Dec 26, 2014 | Posted by:

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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 […]

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Nostalgia Dragsters Take Caffeine & Gasoline By Storm

Fri, Dec 5, 2014 | Posted by:

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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.

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France, England Square Off At Caffeine & Gasoline

Thu, Oct 30, 2014 | Posted by:

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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.

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Italian Cooking At Caffeine & Gasoline

Tue, Sep 30, 2014 | Posted by:

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Di Vinci would have been impressed with the automotive aesthetic that went down during our Italian Automobili-themed Caffeine & Gasoline event on September 6th. While Ferrari and Lamborghini ruled the roost there were also tons of cool cars bred elsewhere on the European continent as well as the good ole U.S.A to drool over.

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Cars Of Europe Impress At August Caffeine & Gasoline

Thu, Aug 28, 2014 | Posted by:

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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.

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American Muscle In Spotlight At Caffeine & Gasoline

Mon, Jul 28, 2014 | Posted by:

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Cars are freedom. I remember how my first car, a six-cylinder ’67 Camaro, opened up my world, giving me the ability to go anywhere at any time. I’ve always thought this realization of freedom was one of the driving forces behind America’s love affair with the automobile. So the Fourth of July holiday is a […]

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