Best Upgrades For A Daily Driven Car

Whether you just purchased your first car or have decided to start modifying your daily driver, you have an overwhelming sea of questions laid out in front of you. What upgrades do you pick? What brands can you trust? How much is this going to cost? Will any of it make a difference? Even if [...]

2020-06-10T13:42:13-04:00June 10th, 2020|Audi, BMW, Body & Exterior, Buying Guide, Carbon Fiber, Exhaust, Suspension, Volkswagen, Wheels|Comments Off on Best Upgrades For A Daily Driven Car

Best Upgrades For Your Audi B7 A4

The B7 A4, produced from 2005 until 2008, is still modern enough to remain relevant on the road but is certainly beginning to show it’s age. As prices drop and these executive sedans become available, picking one up and turning it into something contemporary, striking, and stylish is within reach for any budget. If you [...]

2020-06-09T14:35:13-04:00June 9th, 2020|Audi|Comments Off on Best Upgrades For Your Audi B7 A4

Audi B8 A4 2.0T Catch Can Install DIY

The B8 A4 is a wonderful example of both luxury and performance but it isn’t perfect. As we mentioned in our last article about the common issues known to B8 A4 2.0T models, there are a few inherent flaws that need addressing for long-term reliability to be assured. As with any modern car, the crank [...]

2020-06-08T10:56:45-04:00June 8th, 2020|Audi|Comments Off on Audi B8 A4 2.0T Catch Can Install DIY

How To Fix Common Problems With The Audi B8 A4

The Audi B8 A4 is the S4’s less angry counterpart. If you want all the style but aren’t concerned with having the most powerful engine available for the chassis, the B8 A4 is an excellent choice. It has all the refinement you could want from an executive sedan and plenty of ‘get up and go’ [...]

2020-06-03T13:48:17-04:00June 3rd, 2020|Audi|Comments Off on How To Fix Common Problems With The Audi B8 A4

Everything You Need To Know About the ECS Tuning Virtual Car Show 2020

We’re all missing car shows and events. However, it is important that we do our best to maintain safe and healthy practices in the middle of this pandemic (which is still very much happening, along with other turmoils that have mounted in tandem.) What we can do, though, is have virtual car shows, which have [...]

2020-06-02T14:28:54-04:00June 2nd, 2020|Audi, BMW, ECS Show Nation, Volkswagen|Comments Off on Everything You Need To Know About the ECS Tuning Virtual Car Show 2020

Common Problems with the Audi B8/B8.5 S4

If you want a stately sedan with plenty of power from the factory and massive potential for aftermarket improvements, the B8 or B8.5 S4 is perhaps one of the most well-rounded cars you can find. With its 3.0T supercharged V6, available manual transmission, four doors, sporty yet luxurious interior, and iconic Quattro AWD system, the [...]

2020-06-02T12:42:29-04:00June 2nd, 2020|Audi, Buying Guide|Comments Off on Common Problems with the Audi B8/B8.5 S4

Best Cold Air Intakes on a Budget

Last week, we talked about the best coilovers you can choose depending on your needs and budget. This week, we’re going to take a look at a performance upgrade that adds power and hearty induction noises for yet another improvement with more than one purpose. The best performance intake systems you can choose on a [...]

2020-05-14T15:16:06-04:00May 14th, 2020|Audi, BMW, Intake, MINI, Volkswagen|Comments Off on Best Cold Air Intakes on a Budget

Should You Eat In Your Car?

With the only options for food across the country limited to take-out and drive-through, it made me think: are we more distracted driving now, even though we’re driving less, because of the temptation to eat in our cars? Naturally, I had to do some exploration. Unfortunately, there hasn’t been enough time to find data on [...]

2020-05-12T13:22:25-04:00May 12th, 2020|Audi, BMW, Car Care, Interior, Mercedes-Benz, MINI, Porsche, Volkswagen|Comments Off on Should You Eat In Your Car?

How to Get Your Car Ready To Drive Again After Not Driving For Weeks

While we’re all sheltering in place, we’ve come to realize how much this adversity has affected nearly every function of our daily lives. Staying in and limiting our trips to stores for essential supplies is certainly the best course of action, but we’re now seeing unexpected outcomes from doing so and I’m not talking about [...]

2020-04-24T13:19:32-04:00April 24th, 2020|About, Audi, BMW, Car Care, DIYs, Porsche, Schwaben, Tech Tips, Volkswagen|Comments Off on How to Get Your Car Ready To Drive Again After Not Driving For Weeks

Best European Bug-Out Vehicle to Escape the Apocalypse?

Yup, this is it. This is my limit. If I hear ‘unprecedented times,’ ‘flatten the curve,’ ‘shelter-in-place,’ or any of the other common language that has assaulted our ears any more, I am going to pull a Henry Thoreau and build a one-room cabin by a lake in the woods and just write a journal [...]

2020-04-21T11:34:20-04:00April 20th, 2020|About, Audi, BMW, Volkswagen|Comments Off on Best European Bug-Out Vehicle to Escape the Apocalypse?