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Event Coverage: June Caffeine & Gasoline

Event Coverage: June Caffeine & Gasoline

Dr. Ferdinand would have been impressed with the number of Porsches that showed up for our June Caffeine & Gasoline event. We were impressed by both the number and quality of the Porsche vehicles in attendance.

by 06/06/2019 0 comments Car Culture, Event Coverage
Event Coverage: May Caffeine & Gasoline

Event Coverage: May Caffeine & Gasoline

The first-ever two-wheel invasion of the Griot’s Garage Caffeine & Gasoline cruise-in car show was a resounding success. There were motorcycles… vintage, modern, and more… all over the place. While bikes were the theme of the May event, transportation of any kind was welcome to roll in and join the fun… and they did.

by 05/21/2019 0 comments Car Culture, Event Coverage
Lanzante Motorsport To Build 11 F1-Engined Porsche 930s

Lanzante Motorsport To Build 11 F1-Engined Porsche 930s

Many have dreamed of building the ultimate Porsche 911. There are a number of over the top builders that can lay claim to such a title… Ruf, RAUH-Welt Begriff (RWB), and Singer come to mind. But taken in the context of pure performance, they may well be taking a back seat to Lanzante Motorsport and their Formula 1 powered limited-edition 930s.

by 10/12/2018 0 comments Car Culture, Cars
Porsche Drops New 935 At Rennsport Reunion VI

Porsche Drops New 935 At Rennsport Reunion VI

It’s an exciting time to be a Porsche fan. The automaker has unveiled its new 935 race car on the occasion of “Rennsport Reunion VI” at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca in California. Featuring a body reminiscent of the legendary Porsche 935/78, the 700-horsepower competition vehicle will be produced in a limited number of 77 units.

by 09/28/2018 0 comments Car Culture, Cars, Racing
Video: Track-Worthy Detailing Tips

Video: Track-Worthy Detailing Tips

We all love to jump on the loud pedal. Hot lapping a weekend warrior or taking your daily on an apex hunting expedition up your favorite canyon road can get your car real dirty real fast. As your top speed rises so does the speed in which you kill bugs, spit debris, generate harmful brake dust, and accumulate molten rubber on most every panel of your car.

by 08/20/2018 0 comments Car Care, Tech, Videos
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
Porsches Storm The Gates At Caffeine & Gasoline®

Porsches Storm The Gates At Caffeine & Gasoline®

“The car is a two-tone for a reason… it was on the lift, I wedged a 4×4 under it to balance the chassis and the thing almost fell off.” … “I pulled it out of a barn and worked on it for three weeks straight to get it running.” … “Is that supercharged?” These are a small sample of the conversation starters we overheard at the June 2 Caffeine & Gasoline®.

by 06/04/2018 0 comments Event Coverage
Your 1988 Porsche 930 Wallpapers Are Here

Your 1988 Porsche 930 Wallpapers Are Here

Drop some awesome on your desktop with wallpapers of this seductive 1988 Porsche 930. This rare factory slantnose, or Flachbau, has been bumped from its stock 330 horsepower to a whopping 465 ponies with go-fast bits from famed Porsche tuning house RUF. Check it out and add some class to your desktop.

by 08/11/2014 0 comments Cars, Downloads, 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
Famed Supercar Builder Alois Ruf Visits Griot’s Garage

Famed Supercar Builder Alois Ruf Visits Griot’s Garage

Alois Ruf started wrenching out of his father’s service station in 1960, and from Day One his passion was Porsches. In 1974, he took over the shop and stepped up his game. A year later, the first Ruf-tuned Porsche took to the Autobahn… it would not be the last. And the world of performance Porsches would never be the same.

by 01/30/2014 1 comment Car Culture, Griot's Garage, History, People