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Griot’s Garage Goodguys Kickoff Party

Griot’s Garage Goodguys Kickoff Party

The kick is up… the kick is good! The 31st Annual Goodguys Pacific Northwest Nationals Presented by Griot’s Garage kickoff party at our headquarters in Tacoma was a huge success. Although the party was slated to start at 5 p.m., our facilities started seeing action before lunch time with local car club, The Kingsmen, hosting part of their poker run on the premises.

by 07/27/2018 0 comments Car Culture, Event Coverage
James Deane Wins Formula Drift Seattle

James Deane Wins Formula Drift Seattle

Just as baseball came out of its all-star break in the third week of July, Formula Drift emerged from its summer break doldrums on July 21. The chase for the championship hit Seattle, Washington for Round Five: Autozone Throwdown. With a scant 39 points separating the top three competitors, there was still everything to race for as unsuspecting tires braced for shredding in the Pacific Northwest.

by 07/23/2018 0 comments Car Culture, Event Coverage, Events, Racing
Singer Vehicle Design – Building The Ultimate Porsche 911

Singer Vehicle Design – Building The Ultimate Porsche 911

Acute attention to detail, vast technical knowledge, love of everything Porsche 911, and a healthy dose of patience are among the attributes that go into every Singer build. You gotta love these guys. Their company motto is “Restored – Reimagined – Reborn” and when they reimagine it’s with performance in mind.

by 07/13/2018 0 comments Car Culture, Featured Car
Video: See Tire Morph Into Tank Tread

Video: See Tire Morph Into Tank Tread

Look out Optimus Prime you have competition on the rise. It’s starting with tires that morph into tank tracks, but who knows where this will end? The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has teamed up with Carnegie Mellon University to create Reconfigurable Wheel-Track (RWT) technology.

by 07/05/2018 0 comments Car Culture
Video: PFM® Detailing Towels

Video: PFM® Detailing Towels

Great for post-wax final wipe-down and buff, car show prep, maintenance at the show, or light dusting any time, our PFM® Detailing Towels are even sized for success. Do you hate it when you’re wiping down your car and the towel crumples or catches and your hand slips off and puts smudges everywhere? Meet the answer. This towel is a unique 16″ x 9″ size provides the perfect combination of thickness and working area when it’s folded in half. Made with leading-edge materials, these PFM® towels feature an innovative long-loop terry weave that safely pulls light dust, dirt, and debris […]

by 03/14/2018 0 comments Car Care, Tech, Videos
On the Lot: 1967 Camaro RS/SS

On the Lot: 1967 Camaro RS/SS

Since we’re having an amazing “Indian Summer” in the Pacific Northwest, the collector cars still keep showing up at Griot’s Garage. A great customer showed up today with his 1967 Camaro RS/SS, a numbers-matching car with a 350ci and Muncie M21 transmission. It was painted over six years ago but looks like they just finished wet sanding!

by 10/16/2009 4 comments Cars, Photos
Car Care Myth: Waterless car wash will damage my paint!

Car Care Myth: Waterless car wash will damage my paint!

It’s drought season, and with water restrictions becoming more common, I’m sure you’ve seen a flood (forgive the pun) of waterless car washes hitting the market. As you may be, I was very skeptical. Washing my car without water? Are you nuts?!?!! However, now that I understand and have used them, let me say… I am a believer!

by 08/07/2009 8 comments Car Care, Tech
Introducing: The New Griot’s Garage Random Orbital

Introducing: The New Griot’s Garage Random Orbital

The original Griot’s Garage Random Orbital (left) was an instant classic. It represented Richard Griot’s life’s work, and gave thousands of customers an easy and safe way to polish their paint to perfection. So with the recent launch of an all-new machine, you might be wondering, “What makes this latest version so much better?” Well, I’ll tell you!

by 07/22/2009 3 comments Car Care, Tech