Archive for the ‘Coffee & Classics’ Category

Fuelfed Ferrari Week Countdown

September 23, 2021

It’s #FuelfedFerrariWeek as we count down to the biggest display of vintage Ferraris in Chicagoland this Sunday morning.
No day passes this year, but we’re going to let two non-Fuelfed member cars display that submit a classic European car (pre 1995). The Fuelfed Steering Committee will pick the lucky cars on Friday 9.24. Winners get preferred parking and stickers.

Fuelfed Coffee & Classics Boulder Sets the New Standard

September 14, 2021

8AM on the last Sunday of the month, there is only one place to be on the Front Range, 8th and Pearl on the West End of Boulder’s picturesque downtown. Despite Covid, 2021 has been a great year for car enthusiasts to gather, amazing cars and entertaining people.

How often do you see a 1936 Auburn Boattail Speedster, vintage BMWs, Minis, Ferarris Alfas and a dozen air-cooled Porsches gathered a public street?

Come out and join the fun September 26th!

Fuelfed Coffee & Classics Hinsdale This Sunday

August 13, 2021

Seems like yesterday when we made this video.

Feels Good to Gather

May 16, 2021

It’s been a year and a half since we were able to gather on the street anywhere and Barrington was the first invite us back and we and hundreds of others were happy come. Our new format and location is an upgrade from the Foundry. So good to see old friends and greet new ones.

Fuelfed Coffee and Classics Douglas and Vinturo Rally

September 22, 2020

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Join us with your Classic European vehicle for our final Coffee & Classics Douglas in beautiful downtown Douglas, MI on Saturday morning, October 3.

As a fitting drive season conclusion, we are having our Vinturo Rally leaving at 11:15am straight after C&CD. The Vinturo will be lead us on a 40 mile tour through scenic wine country and along Big Blue to conclude with lunch and tour of a members private collection and shop. Trust us, you will not want to miss this collection.
You must pre-purchase your Vinturo ticket BY SUNDAY 9.27 in order to drive on the rally. Lunch, map and rally stickers included. Due to Covid, there will not be day-of add-ons.

Members check your email for payment links.
Not a Fuelfed member? Email us.

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Coffee & Classics Thiensville This Sunday Morning

August 14, 2020

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Yes we’re back for our 2nd Fuelfed Coffee & Classics Thiensville this Sunday morning August 16th from 9:00am to 11:00am.

We honor the historic old Mill Race Motors location at Greenbay Rd. and Elm in downtown Thiensville, WI.

Shully’s will be serving coffee and pastries right in the middle of the action. July’s event brought out several new faces and some good old friends.

Come join us for some morning vintage European camaraderie.

Chicago members will be leaving the LFO at 7:00am to caravan up.

 

Fuelfed Coffee & Classics Douglas This Saturday Morning

July 31, 2020

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This Saturday morning Aug.1 (9-11am) will be at one of our favorite locations for Fuelfed Coffee & Classics® in beautiful downtown Douglas, Michigan. As is the Fuelfed tradition of bringing our events to unique, vibrant and deserving communities, Harbor Country has become our new hub for western Michigan’s classic European car culture.

Friday evening July 31 we will have our classic cocktail gathering at The Coastal Society in Douglas from 8:00 to 10:00pm EST.

Fuelfed October Coffee and Classics Costume Festival

October 25, 2019

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Coming off the Fuelfed Fall Classic, we move to straight into our final Coffee & Classics Winnetka. This Sundays’ (10.27) 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) 2019 Fuelfed volunteers.

Awards will be announced at 10:30 at the Fuelfed tent .

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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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 Greenbay by non-members driving European Classics ONLY. The $10 will be credited to 2020 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.

Editable pdf.

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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.

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All pictures by FFG100 Jean Trnka.

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Cold and Breezy

October 13, 2019

The Frenchies in Hinsdale.

Cold and windy with long shadows trigger that desire for stout.

Final Coffee & Classics Hinsdale This Sunday Morning

October 10, 2019

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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 on Sunday the 13th. This event we feature the Frenchies. Yes Citroen, Peugeot & Renault.

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

Coffee & Classics is private club event. There is no “for sale” signs or solicitation of any kind allowed at our events.

Learn more.