Rolls-Royce Dawn, Pebble Beach carchat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:30+00:00 August 29th, 2016|Categories: #carchat, Automobiles and Energy, Rolls Royce, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , , , |

Good Morning Warren and Friends, A fitting end to the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, I drove a Rolls-Royce Dawn from the Inn at Spanish Bay to San Francisco, CA. Somehow those traffic jams didn't seem to bother me as much. Could it have been the heated massaging seats? We spent the night in San Francisco [...]

Hood ornaments at Pebble Beach Concours

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:30+00:00 August 25th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Classic cars|Tags: , , , |

Hood ornaments can be a functional part of the car, a statement piece of the manufacturer, or the owner. The most notable motor mascots are from classic cars. The older the car, the more beautiful the hood ornament. Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance weekend is Piece de resistance of hood ornaments. Enjoy the hood [...]

Barry Meguiar’s retail business is waxing

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:30+00:00 August 25th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Car accessories|Tags: , , , |

Barry Meguiar broke ranks with his Father and Grandfather when he told them, "whether you like it or not we are in the retail business." Meguiar's had been a wholesale business since 1901 selling Meguiar's Mirror Glaze furniture polish. All the horse carriages were black, and the owners found that Meguiar's did a [...]

Elvis Presley’s BMW 507 in Germany

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:30+00:00 August 24th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, BMW, Classic cars|Tags: , , , , |

It had to be the find of the century for BMW when a 1959 Elvis 507 was discovered in a California backyard. The Classic Car department wanted this car to be part of the next 100 years BMW celebration. They knew from the ownership title that the car belonged to Elvis Presley while [...]