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Caffeine & Gasoline® Car Feature: Jim Terhar’s 1962 Bel Air Bubbletop

Caffeine & Gasoline® Car Feature: Jim Terhar’s 1962 Bel Air Bubbletop

  Think of Chevy Bel Airs and most of us will default to the Tri-Fives (’55 – ’57), one of the most-rodded platforms from the ’50s. But they lived well into the ’60s and there is another iconic, rare, and desirable Bel Air out there: the bubbletop. Well-executed mods can make these coupes look and drive awesome. Just ask Jim Terhar.

Video: Watch Miata Engine Disassemble Itself

Video: Watch Miata Engine Disassemble Itself

This creative time-lapse video shows a Mazda Miata engine falling to pieces right in front of your eyes. The footage is from “How A Car Works” and shows the basic steps in tearing down a complete engine into its basic building blocks… all without a busted bolt or bloody knuckle… if only things went so smoothly in real life.

by 08/28/2017 0 comments Car Culture, Videos
Video: Picking The Right Leather Product For You

Video: Picking The Right Leather Product For You

Got leather? Keeping it in tip-top shape adds style and comfort to your drive while protecting the value of your fine automobile. Get a rundown on our lineup of leather care products from leather rejuvenation to cleaning to regular maintenance. Get the info you need to make an informed leather care decision and some savvy how-to tips.

by 08/25/2017 0 comments Car Care, Tech
Video: Wheel Cleaning Tools

Video: Wheel Cleaning Tools

Wheels are important first-impression makers and we’ve developed innovative wheel cleaning tools that make it easy to standout as you roll up. This video explains the shapes, sizes, angles, and materials used in our wheel brushes, shows you the best microfiber to use, and gives you some tips and tricks to maximize your results.

by 08/18/2017 0 comments Car Care, Tech
Tech: Reviving A Triple-Deuce Intake Manifold With Citrus Multi-Surface Cleaner

Tech: Reviving A Triple-Deuce Intake Manifold With Citrus Multi-Surface Cleaner

  It had been more than half a century since fuel flowed through the Holley triple deuce carburetors. In the decades since, the carbs and the Edelbrock manifold they’re mounted to were stored deep in the garage, giving the grunge plenty of time to gather and take hold. It was time to bring this hardware back into the light.

by 08/11/2017 0 comments Car Care, Car Culture, Tech
Video: Mobile Tool & Power Station

Video: Mobile Tool & Power Station

Take your garage therapy to the next level with this quality garage product. You can store your tools and lock them up, power your tools via 3 outlets, and use the durable rubberized top as a work platform for detailing small parts or whatever your garage therapy demands. This video delivers beyond-the-specs details. Check it out.

by 08/09/2017 0 comments Car Care, Tech
Video: Best of Show® Detailer

Video: Best of Show® Detailer

Best of Show® Detailer boosts color, depth, and clarity more than any other spray detailer in our product lineup. It’s a finishing detailer for when you want to impart the very best finish you can and its high flash point means quick and effective wipe off, even in direct sunlight. Get some tips and see this detailer in action.

by 08/02/2017 0 comments Car Care, Tech
Blood, Sweat, And Wax – The Story Of Our Award-Winning Lamborghini Islero w/Video

Blood, Sweat, And Wax – The Story Of Our Award-Winning Lamborghini Islero w/Video

As many of you may already assume, there is really no time of the year when we at Griot’s Garage aren’t prepping for or attending car shows all over the country. While all of them are awesome, some of them stick out due to the level of perceived significance within our hobby. The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance is one such event.

by 07/31/2017 0 comments Car Culture, Events, Garage Life
Video: Picking The Right Wash

Video: Picking The Right Wash

Washing your car is not only one of the most common car care tasks, it’s also one of the most important. Getting this step right sets the stage for all the following steps. This video breaks down the differences and showcases the benefits of our traditional soap-and-water washes, our rinseless wash, and our waterless wash.

by 07/28/2017 0 comments Car Care, Tech
2018 Ford Mustangs Make Burning Out Easy w/Video

2018 Ford Mustangs Make Burning Out Easy w/Video

The Blue Oval boys like boisterous behavior. Their Focus RS has a Drift Mode that helps drivers hang it out like a champion and now they’re helping enthusiastic Mustang owners burn the rubber off their tires. Enter Ford’s electronic line-lock system. The GT has had it, but Ford is spreading the love to include EcoBoost ‘Stangs too.

by 07/26/2017 0 comments Car Culture, Randomness, Videos