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Porsche Guys’ Night in the Man Cave

Porsche Guys’ Night in the Man Cave

There’s something about cars that turns total strangers into friends in mere minutes. When a Porsche guru from Portland asked Richard Griot to join he and a bunch of buddies for dinner recently, Richard’s reply was, “Maybe you should all come over and hang out in my garage instead.” How could any red-blooded car guy refuse?

Top 5 Griot’s Garage Covers – What’s your favorite?

Top 5 Griot’s Garage Covers – What’s your favorite?

We recently mailed the 300th Griot’s Garage Handbook, a milestone Richard Griot only dreamed of when he sent the first book in 1991. Over the years, we’ve had the opportunity to meet some great enthusiasts, and spend time learning about and photographing their prized cars. Here are the Top 5 Covers, as voted by our Associates.

by 10/26/2009 7 comments Cars, Griot's Garage, Lists
Boys’ Night Out: Thursdays in the Garage

Boys’ Night Out: Thursdays in the Garage

There’s a lot that goes on behind the scenes at Griot’s Garage. Bringing the best Car Care, tools, accessories, and garage gadgets to market takes time and dedication. It also means some late nights out in the garage testing and perfecting. Here’s the story of a time-honored research-and-development tradition… Thursday Boys’ Night Out.

by 09/14/2009 5 comments Car Culture, Garage Life, Griot's Garage
Porsche 944 Trailer: Crunk or Junk?

Porsche 944 Trailer: Crunk or Junk?

When is a car worth saving, and when is it just a pile (no pun intended) of metal? This is the question under constant debate at InMyGarage. Here’s the latest installment submitted for your consideration: Spotted at the Porsche Parade in Keystone, Colorado, it’s a Porsche 944 pulling a trailer built from… uhh, another 944.

Report from the Road: Intermeccanica Tour 2009

Report from the Road: Intermeccanica Tour 2009

Intermeccanica has been building specialty cars for the past 50 years. Founded by Frank Reisner in Turin Italy, their history is vast and interesting. Frank’s son Henry runs the company now, and every summer hosts a tour and BBQ to thank customers and friends for their business. This was the second tour I’ve attended, and the event was definitely one to remember.

by 08/04/2009 4 comments Car Culture, Cars, Events, Stories
Eduardo Venegas: A Passion for Porsche

Eduardo Venegas: A Passion for Porsche

As I was walking around the Porsche Parade in Keystone, CO this year, I was asked by a kindly gentleman to take a peek at the 911E he would be presenting at the concours the next day. Little did I know I was meeting an enthusiast who has the attitude and passion to reignite anyone’s love of automobilia.

by 07/28/2009 3 comments Car Culture, Events, People
Caption It!

Caption It!

. We snapped this photo during the recent Porsche 356 Club meet at Griot’s Garage… and it needs a caption. This is where you come in! Submit as many as you’d like in the comments. We’ll pick the best one next Friday (July 31) and give the winner a cool car care prize. Yes, people really do win at InMyGarage! Go to the comments…

by 07/23/2009 24 comments Caption It!, Columns
Porsches 2 Oxford Preview: It’s a casual Porsche party!

Porsches 2 Oxford Preview: It’s a casual Porsche party!

Griot’s Garage is excited to be involved with Porsches 2 Oxford, taking place July 25. “A casual Porsche party”, this event gives attendees the opportunity to hang out in a great uptown area with like-minded enthusiasts. P2O is a “can’t-miss” for Porsche lovers. In My Garage spoke with key player Brice Kadel about what makes the event special.

by 07/16/2009 4 comments Car Culture, Events, People
From the Flickr Pool…

From the Flickr Pool…

Have some car pics you’d like to share? Head over to flickr, join the new In My Garage photo pool, and upload your best. Every month we’ll pick one and give the photographer a prize! This month’s winner is Schrementi, for a cool shot of his Porsche basking in sunshine and blue skies. Congrats, and keep ’em coming!

by 05/27/2009 0 comments Media, Photos