Hammrod Waits…

November 9, 2018 by

As Fuelfed members make final preparations to their chariots for this weekend’s legendary driver bootcamp, the Hammrod sits in its own dust waiting. Waiting in its battle scarred kit from its gloried past. Waiting to unleash all its politically-incorrect, fuel-belching FUry. Waiting to uphold the proud spirit of an event driven by real men who use their right foot and counter-steer to trim slip angles. Waiting for Saturday. Waiting for Fuelfed TFD18.

The Final Drive 18

November 6, 2018 by

Less than a week to our driver bootcamp!

The Fuelfed OPEN is this Sunday Morning in Lake Forest

November 2, 2018 by

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Our drive season concluding event is the Fuelfed OPEN in Lake Forest this Sunday morning.

The OPEN is for all Fuelfed members and their American or European classic, modern sports or super cars.

There will be a required $10 donation for any non-members to show qualifying cars. The $10 donation will be applied to a 2019 membership.

Sunday, November 4, 2018
LOCATION:  FOREST & NORTHGATE IN DOWNTOWN LAKE FOREST
9:00AM -11:00AM

As hearty drivers, all Fuelfed events are rain or shine.

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.Please fill out a display sheet and put on your car so that others will know what it is when you aren’t there.

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Starbucks and Einstein Bagels are within a short walk east. Market House on the Square Restaurant is across from the parking lot and opens at 11a.m.

Public Courtesy:  This is a club event, and the public is welcome to spectate. However, soliciting services, products or activities without Fuelfed’s prior consent is strictly prohibited, and those doing so will be escorted out. To those taking pictures and sharing online, we ask you to state that your images were taken at the Fuelfed OPEN.

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Final Fuelfed Coffee & Classics Winnetka

October 25, 2018 by

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Coming off the Fuelfed Fall Classic, we move to straight into our final Coffee & Classics Winnetka. This Sundays’ (10.28) annual Era Appropriate Attire (EAA) festival is always very interesting. Where drivers are period correct with their classic.

Car and attire will be voted on by all 90 (yes, 90) 2018 Fuelfed volunteers.

Awards will be announced at 10:30 at the corner of Lincoln & Elm .

Trophies will be give to the top 3 combos. Spectators are also encouraged to dress up as well. Sorry, but only Fuelfed members are eligible to win.

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A limited number of paid Fuelfed Modern European members will be admitted as space allows by showing your 2018 membership card.

Numbered Donation passes may be purchased for $10 at the entry point on Lincoln by non-members driving European Classics ONLY. The $10 will be credited to 2019 membership dues if you join the club within 7 days of attending the event.

Display Card

We ask drivers to download windshield display cards and fill out their car’s vitals. This will allow the rest of us to appreciate the classic even if the driver isn’t near by to chat. Click on Editable pdf below to enlarge and fill in your data, then print it out. Or click on Regular jpg to print out and hand write in.

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Finally, Fuelfed Coffee & Classics® is a private club event for our members and those interested in joining. The public is welcome spectate. However, those caught soliciting our members for services, products or activities outside Fuelfed authorization will be escorted out.

All pictures by FFG100 Jean Trnka.

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Fuelfed Fall Classic 2018 is Now!

October 12, 2018 by

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Our 6th annual trademark Fuelfed Fall Classic Rally weekend is now! Drivers and their dates are prepared for a colorful weekend of classic autumnal touring along some of the best routes the midwest as to offer. And then there’s the exclusive cuisine and cocktails that make this event classic Fuelfed!

Classic Motoring Redefined®, not just a motto, it’s who we are.

 

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A Tribute to Karsten

October 11, 2018 by

We wanted to share a short video of a Fuelfed member who we sadly lost earlier this year. Karsten’s dream 911 was bought back by its builder ROCS Motorsports who wanted to make sure the classic would continue to be loved and cherished as Karsten would have wanted. The video does a great job of honoring the spirit that was purpose built into it.

Fuelfed Coffee & Classics Hinsdale This Sunday Morning

October 5, 2018 by

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Coffee & Classics Hinsdale returns for October. The fabulously intimate Fuelfed club gathering takes place in downtown Hinsdale from 9 to 11:00am this Sunday morning October 7.

No need to go to Starbucks, Café La Fortuna will be on site serving java and pastries.

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Display Card

We ask drivers to download windshield display cards and fill out their car’s vitals. This will allow the rest of us to appreciate the classic even if the driver isn’t near by to chat. Click on Editable pdf below to enlarge and fill in your data, then print it out. Or click on Regular jpg to print out and hand write in.

 

Editable pdf.

Finally, Fuelfed Coffee & Classics® is a private club event for our members and those interested in joining. The public is welcome spectate. However, those caught soliciting our members for services, products or activities outside Fuelfed authorization will be escorted out.

Despite the Impending Rain…

October 1, 2018 by

…we had a stunning array classics this morning in Winnetka.

It’s Ferrari Week in Winnetka!

September 28, 2018 by

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Our seventh annual Ferrari feature at Coffee & Classics Winnetka is this coming Sunday, September 30th. With over 60 Ferraris on display, it is one of biggest displays of four-wheeled Italian artistry anywhere. Continental Autosports will be bringing some of their exclusive favorites as well.

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With over 160 classic European cars in addition to the Ferraris on display, our September Coffee & Classics is one of most popular car events of the season. As such, there will be no Day Passes (Ferraris excluded) allowed in the display areas…sorry.

This is a private Fuelfed event and the red starts at 9:00am.

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C&C Thiensville Event Sticker Giveaway

September 22, 2018 by

Looking forward to our Coffee & Classics Thiensville tomorrow morning. Those in attendance with a classic will receive the ever popular event window sticker.