MAY 10, 2012 – Perhaps you’ve already heard…but we’re wrecking a car. And by wreck I mean we’re entering a Demolition Derby! If you’re wondering why we’re willing to sacrifice a dear old beast of a car – please read our response to that. An opportunity came up in the past month to be part of the … More Why We’re Wrecking A Car…
MARCH 18, 2012 – For years, the notion that women are likely to be ripped off in shops has been rampant. But really, it’s not just women, but rather, the unknowing in general who are at risk. At one time or another, we’ve all had issues with a repair shop. It’s why each Gasoline Girl … More When Bad Work Happens….
JANUARY 15, 2012 – First of all, Happy 2012!! With the New Year, comes a slight modification to the Gasoline Girls name. Only a little one! Wanna know what it is?? Well, be patient… and let the story unfold. You see… it’s not just CARS the Gasoline Girls love, it’s also MOTORCYCLES.
JULY 25, 2011 – The Gasoline Girls pair up with the Rosie’s Girls for a day car fun! Give a girl a hammer and dolly, and… well… she’ll bang the heck out of a dent and love every minute of it! We learned this after spending a day with the girls of the Rosie’s Girls … More Rosie’s Girls Summer Camp
APRIL 14, 2011 – Gasoline Girls Prep for a Road Trip to Vegas! If we’ve seemed a bit quiet in the blog-o-spehere, it’s because we’ve been busy using our fingers for wrenching instead of writing. Why? Because Thursday, April 21st, Kristin, Becky Sue, and Lori will load up their classics, do a little pre-road-trip-good-luck-dance to … More The Countdown is On!
MARCH 8, 2011– An action-packed Saturday! We have two primary goals with the Gasoline Girls Car Club: one, to empower women to get greasy, and two, to learn as much as we can–not only about our own cars–but about the wonderful, rich automotive history of Southern California. Saturday we got to do both, spending … More Girls in Garage and El Mirage
FEBRUARY 14, 2011 – Banner News from the G-Girls! Every now and then, a girl’s got to put down the wrench, wash off the grease, and take care of peripheral business (painful as that might be)–and that’s just what we did during our February meeting. For a while now, we’ve been talking about getting a … More Gasoline Girls Get Crafty!
JANUARY 16, 2011 – A New Year with the Girls! Yes, ladies and gentlemen! We have turned the page on the calendar and are itchin’ to burn off the starting line! We had a super productive first meeting of the year, filled with plans for taking our cars and friendships to the next level. We’re … More Happy 2011!
DECEMBER 5, 2010 – It’s been an action-packed couple of weeks for the Gasoline Girls! Southern California’s abundance of car events has really kept us hoppin! Check out the highlights: Filmmaker Faith Granger premiered her Deuce of Spades film in Fillmore, CA., and made the day a truly unforgettable experience by transforming the small town into a 1950s … More The Joys of SoCal Car Life…
OCTOBER 25, 2010 – Lori here. Okay. So wanna know the truth? The breakdown during the Mojave Mile en route to the Winfield Watson show wasn’t caused by a fuel pump issue, although a lot of crud had built up from some sealer used on the gas tank sending unit. Quite simply, Bondorella… wait for … More The Bondorella Breakdown
OCTOBER 22, 2010 – Wow, have we been busy with our darling beasts! And man! Are we learnin’ a lot… Rosa’s Falcon got a new thermostat (hers didn’t have one, which probably contributed to the over-heating issue) and we also put in a new fuel pump and fuel line to the carburetor. None of us … More It’s all about the WRENCHIN’!
SEPTEMBER 24, 2010 – The Gasoline Girls had a pretty exciting week last week! Wednesday, the super-swell guys from Pickups Limited invited us to their monthly car show at Ruby’s in Anaheim, and we happily agreed! It was especially exciting for Lori since it was the debut show for Bondorella, her ’48 Ford truck.