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Fuelfed OPEN in Lake Forest This Sunday

November 2, 2019

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We conclude the 2019 Drive Season this Sunday with the Fuelfed OPEN in Lake Forest. The snow arrived early to support our vintage truck and wagon feature. The Fuelfed OPEN to for members Classic European, Modern European and Classic American vehicles.

 

LOCATION:  FOREST & NORTHGATE IN DOWNTOWN LAKE FOREST
9:00AM -11:00AM

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

Starbucks and Einstein Bagels are within a short walk near the train tracks. Market House on the Square Restaurant is across from the parking lot and opens at 11a.m. to accommodate all your caffeine and hunger needs.

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Car Spotters: Respect the privacy of our members and do not take pictures of them entering and exiting their cars, nor their license plates. #fuelfedcarclub in your posts.

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.

Advertising cars for sale at any Fuelfed event is strictly prohibited.

Please respect the neighborhood with NO hot-rodding or open exhausts.

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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Fuelfed FFC19 Droptop

October 21, 2019

George and Jan drop the back half of their 2002 Targa to better enjoy the great weather (finally) on FFC19.

Fall Classic in the Country

October 19, 2019

A few members out for a Fall Classic weekend in the country.

The Fuelfed Fall Classic is Here

October 18, 2019

Two days to the 8th annual Fuelfed Fall Classic Rally. Excited about the great mix of classics this year with the British leading the way.

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.

Fuelfed Fall Classic 2019

October 8, 2019

Our 8th annual Fuelfed Fall Classic Rally is locked & loaded.

Amazing route pre-run.

Meal venues sampled.

B&Bs filled.

Looking forward to some great autumnal camaraderie with all the classic rally teams.

Fuelfed Coffee & Classics Douglas Thhis Saturday Morning

October 4, 2019

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This Saturday morning Oct. 5 will be our season closer 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 Oct.4 we will have our classic cocktail gathering at The Coastal Society in Douglas from 8:00 to 10:00pm.

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Fuelfed Coffee & Classics Douglas (C&CDM) is only focused on classic European cars and providing a special venue for local owners to share their automotive passion in the early morning format Fuelfed is known for since 2010.

Saturday morning October 5.
9:00am to 11:00am
Center & Main in downtown Douglas

Parking: Open street parking. Please obey the traffic laws and NO standing in the street.

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Ferrari Week Ends this Sunday Morning

September 28, 2019

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Our eigth annual Ferrari feature at Coffee & Classics Winnetka is this Sunday, September 29th. With over 70 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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Please note that are we are temporarily relocating to Greenbay Rd. & Winnetka Ave. due to construction.

Our Club Event Guidelines

1. We do not allow any soliciting, nor marketing of your car, events, or services at any Fuelfed events. Our spotters will remove and record your efforts.

2. Coffee & Classics is a private club event for current Fuelfed club members. However, if you have a classic European car manufactured prior to 1990, you can make a donation of $10 at the main gate to show your car. We encourage you to join Fuelfed and your $10 will be credited to your membership dues.

3. Those posting pictures online, we ask that give the courtesy to let others know you were at Fuelfed Coffee & Classics. And yes. Fuelfed has an official Instagram account #fuelfedcarclub.

 

 

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We want to thank our quality partners in alpha order:

Autosprint

BTR-Chicago

Catalyst Communications

Continental AutoSports

The Finish line, Inc.

Imports Unlimited

Northshore Sportscars

Perfect Power

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Fuelfed Coffee & Classics Thiensville This Sunday 9.15

September 12, 2019

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Our Fuelfed Coffee & Classics Thiensville this Sunday morning 9.15 from 9:00am to 11:00am.

Yes, it’s the Historics at Road America, so join us before you head up or on your way home from Elkhart.

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

Shully’s will be serving coffee and pastries.

Come join us for some vintage European camaraderie.