Griot’s Garage

Your 1967 Cadillac DeVille Wallpapers Are Here

Your 1967 Cadillac DeVille Wallpapers Are Here

See what happens when a decision to ‘freshen the paint’ spirals out of control like grinder that hits the floor at full throttle. This drop-top  ’67 DeVille has benefitted greatly from the devolution, a path that ultimately led to a full restoration. Read more at griotsgarage.com, then put a free wallpaper on your desktop!

by 05/26/2014 0 comments Cars, Downloads, Griot's Garage, Photos
Picking The Right Leather Care

Picking The Right Leather Care

Leather interiors are the embodiment of luxury. They feel like opulence, smell like extravagance, and carry an aura of affluence about them like no other part of the automobile. Leather is also an expensive, upscale option in most cars. So caring for your leather is essential and we have an entire product line dedicated to the task.

by 05/14/2014 6 comments Car Care, Griot's Garage, Tech
Your 1957 Chevy Bel Air Wallpapers Are Here

Your 1957 Chevy Bel Air Wallpapers Are Here

Tri-Five fans rejoice we have a smokin’ hot ’57 Bel Air for your wallpaper downloading pleasure. The Chevy was the cover car of catalog #384. It runs a well-dressed 400-horse, 396-cubic-inch, big-block V8 scavenged from a 1969 Camaro. Read more at griotsgarage.com, then put a free wallpaper on your desktop!

by 05/07/2014 0 comments Cars, Downloads, Griot's Garage, Photos
Stampeding Mustangs Dominate Caffeine & Gasoline

Stampeding Mustangs Dominate Caffeine & Gasoline

The deep and distinctive V8 roar of two dozen free revving Mustangs shook the trees and echoed through the neighborhood at our April Caffeine & Gasoline. Griot’s Garage was overrun with ponycars as we paid tribute to 50 years of the Mustang. The coordinated group fire-up sent owners scurrying to their cars to get in on the action.

by 04/24/2014 1 comment Car Culture, Events, Griot's Garage, Photos
Porsche Fire-Up Highlights Caffeine & Gasoline

Porsche Fire-Up Highlights Caffeine & Gasoline

March was Porsche month at Griot’s Garage. To celebrate, Max RPM Motorsports unleashed the fury, firing up tuned Porsches to the delight of a soggy but enthusiastic crowd. Our victims were a pair of 997 twin turbo 911s. One was a 900-horsepower monster that had yet to be fully tuned. The other pumped out about 600 horsepower.

by 04/08/2014 0 comments Car Culture, Events, Griot's Garage, Photos
Absorbency Showdown: The Great Towel Tussle

Absorbency Showdown: The Great Towel Tussle

Our towels pack away so much water even camels get envious, but exactly how absorbent are they? I was charged with finding this truth, and it isn’t as self-evident as one would expect. Meet our five contenders in the “Griot’s Garage Battle in a Bucket” showdown, and then scan the results charts to see who came out on top.

by 02/27/2014 9 comments Car Care, Griot's Garage
Monster Truck Fire-Up Jolts Caffeine & Gasoline

Monster Truck Fire-Up Jolts Caffeine & Gasoline

The glass of the Griot’s Garage storefront was shakin’ to near-breakage levels when our honorary master of ceremonies, Survivor, fired its blown, alcohol-burning V8 to life. It woke the neighbors on three separate occasions as the crowd, many whom had to cover their ears in haste, couldn’t get enough of the imposing pickup.

by 02/21/2014 0 comments Car Culture, Events, Griot's Garage, Photos
Your 1957 Buick Special Estate Wallpapers Are Here

Your 1957 Buick Special Estate Wallpapers Are Here

Our catalog #380 cover car, this 1957 Buick Special Estate Wagon, embodies bold, late ’50s design. We love the notched rear door beltline, pillarless interior, classic finned rear-end treatment, and it just wouldn’t be a Buick without an enormous, in-your-face grille. Read more at griotsgarage.com, then put a wallpaper on your desktop!

by 02/21/2014 0 comments Cars, Downloads, Griot's Garage, Photos
Your 1964 Ferrari 250 GT Lusso Wallpapers Are Here

Your 1964 Ferrari 250 GT Lusso Wallpapers Are Here

Let the drooling begin. Griot’s Garage catalog #379 features a 1964 Ferrari 250 GT Lusso Berlinetta, which has the distinction of being the last Ferrari road car powered by a Gioacchino Colombo-designed V12. Only 355 were built between 1963 and 1964. Read more at griotsgarage.com, then put a free wallpaper on your desktop!

by 02/05/2014 0 comments Cars, Downloads, Griot's Garage, Photos
Top 10 Wheel Cleaning Tips and Tricks

Top 10 Wheel Cleaning Tips and Tricks

Wheels are a focal point of any automobile, so keeping them sharp and shiny is key. You never get a second chance to make a first impression! The task can be especially challenging because wheels get dirtier (and do so faster) than any other part of your car. There are two main culprits; brake dust and road grime.

by 02/03/2014 8 comments Car Care, Griot's Garage, Tech