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8:00 am June Breakfast (& Trenton Peach ... @ Airport Grill
June Breakfast (& Trenton Peach ... @ Airport Grill
Jun 15 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Airport Grill – map Stacey has signed us up to do the parade, but our participation is optional. Come out for breakfast and we’ll take a poll of folks who might want to drive[...]

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Happy Halloween

A hearse is an unlikely hero car, but the converted Jaguar E-Type from Harold and Maude is one that’s worth reanimating. The original from the film was crushed and scrapped, but an enthusiast in Arizona has recreated a painstakingly perfect homage to the cult classic’s morbid but undeniably stylish Jag.

Read more about the history of the car and go behind the scenes during the making of the film at http://petro.li/JaguarHearse Drive Tastefully®

Smiles Per Gallon

This little baby makes the Miata seem like Hummer H1. Be sure and read more about this “car” in Petrolicious’s Behind the Scenes article.

Miata – Everything You Need to Know

From Donut Media – From humble beginnings in the form of British roadsters, the Mazda MX-5 Miata has grown through four generations to establish itself as the widely accepted king of cheap, easy, fun to drive cars.

Tip of the hat to Larry Garner for bringing this to my attention.

The Hammer

From Petrolicious – For three decades, this six liter family-friendly juggernaut has been pinning drivers in seats while ruthlessly smashing Saturday errands, earning the nickname, “The Hammer.” See the behind the scenes gallery and read more about this 1987 Mercedes-Benz AMG Hammer Wagon at http://petro.li/AMGHammer

The Invisible Man Disassembles A Miata Engine

You can stop watching at the 2:00 minute mark, the rest is an ad for a How a Car Works video for aspiring mechanics buy tearing down a car and putting it back together. Of course they do use a Miata as the car so it might be worth the $20 to preorder it.

As a bonus for tuning in, here is one of a Triumph engine being disassembled…and going back together: