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Video: Electric Orbital Buyer’s Guide

Video: Electric Orbital Buyer’s Guide

Our Random Orbitals give everyday people the power to perfect paint. Picking the right orbital for you and your ride is important. This insightful video dispels myths about machine buffing, explains what the orbit in random orbital means, the value and purpose of backing plates, and the pros and cons of all the orbitals in our lineup. All so you can make an informed decision and get a n orbital that will grow with your skillset and be part of your garage therapy for years to come.  

by 05/07/2018 0 comments Car Care, Tech
Video: Glass Cleaning Clay

Video: Glass Cleaning Clay

Clean glass takes more than a cheap glass cleaner and a sheet of the Sunday comics. Using quality cleaners and high-tech microfiber is the way to go. But truly clean glass takes more. Road film, oil, tar, grease, water spots, and more bonds to glass and are difficult to remove. Use our Glass Cleaning Clay to break their grip.

by 05/04/2018 0 comments Car Care, Tech
Video: Black Shine High Gloss Tire Gel

Video: Black Shine High Gloss Tire Gel

Tires deserve to look good too. The trick is to balance the amount of luster you want and get proper protection against rain, road grime, and the sun’s harmful rays. We developed Black Shine High Gloss Tire Gel to create a darker, uniform color and add a durable, glossy shine to your tires.

by 05/02/2018 0 comments Car Care, Tech
Shop Tour: Art Morrison Enterprises

Shop Tour: Art Morrison Enterprises

Meet the early bird among early birds. Art Morrison knows about a hard day’s work. At 3 a.m., while most of us are deep into our REM cycles, conjuring images of our ultimate hot rod, Art is powering up the shop and readying the place for a day of making those dreams come true.

by 04/28/2018 0 comments Car Culture, Cars, History, People, Racing
Event Coverage: Adventure Tacoma

Event Coverage: Adventure Tacoma

Adventure Tacoma is an all-new, first-time event that caters to adventuresome outdoorsy types… and their vehicles. It won’t be the last. Adventure vehicles like tricked out UTVs, side by sides, lifted trucks, 4x4s, extreme campers, and wild expedition vehicles were the order of the day.

by 04/24/2018 0 comments Car Culture, Event Coverage, Events
Supercars Pave The Way At April Caffeine & Gasoline®

Supercars Pave The Way At April Caffeine & Gasoline®

Car shows and weather are dramatically opposing forces and they were on a collision course at our April Caffeine & Gasoline event. In what may well have been the biggest downpour in Caffeine & Gasoline® history, we were astonished to see so many people fight Mother Nature and swing by the store.

by 04/18/2018 0 comments Car Culture, Events
Video: Best of Show® Spray Wax

Video: Best of Show® Spray Wax

Keeping your shine alive as you drive is what Best of Show® Spray Wax is all about. This high-tech formula doesn’t just add gloss and luster, it also leaves behind carnauba/polymer wax protection. Great for daily drivers or show contenders, it extends the time between major waxings. Check out the video and see how it works.

by 04/13/2018 0 comments Car Care, Tech, Videos
Aasbo Powerslides Papadakis Racing Corolla To Victory In Long Beach

Aasbo Powerslides Papadakis Racing Corolla To Victory In Long Beach

  We did a splash feature of the Papadakis Racing Rockstar Energy Drink / Nexen Tire Toyota Corolla Hatchback on April 3rd. Flash-forward to April 9th and we’re telling you how driver Fredric Aasbo shocked the world by winning the season-opening Formula Drift event on the Streets of Long Beach… the car’s maiden event.

by 04/09/2018 0 comments Car Culture, Racing
Famous Paul Newman Race Cars Displayed Together For First Time

Famous Paul Newman Race Cars Displayed Together For First Time

Built for speed, a collection of 10 cars raced by Paul Newman, who was a legitimate racer before he made famous spaghetti sauce and salad dressings will be the centerpieces at the 8th annual San Marino Motor Classic, a premier Concours d’Elegance held in Southern California.

by 04/06/2018 0 comments Car Culture, Cars, History, Racing
Papadakis Racing Takes All-New 2018 Toyota Corolla Hatchback Drifting

Papadakis Racing Takes All-New 2018 Toyota Corolla Hatchback Drifting

Drift champion Fredric Aasbo will pilot this heavily modified Toyota Corolla Hatchback in the popular Formula Drift series. The AE86 variant of the Corolla, a rear-drive model produced from 1985 to 1987, is regarded as the founding father of drifting in Japan. When it was done on the lowdown up and over remote mountain passes and dubbed touge drifting.

by 04/03/2018 0 comments Car Culture, Cars, Racing