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?

Upgrades you can Afford with the 2020 Stimulus Check

Millions of Americans woke up this morning to an extra $1,200 in their accounts thanks to the Congressionally passed ‘Covid-19 Stimulus Bill’ that is designed to help reinvigorate the economy and provide much-needed assistance to those out of work struggling to pay for necessities. If you’re like most people, this stimulus check is effectively money [...]

2020-04-15T15:52:10-04:00April 15th, 2020|Audi, BMW, DIYs, Exhaust, Performance, Volkswagen, Wheels|Comments Off on Upgrades you can Afford with the 2020 Stimulus Check

Take Some Time to Enjoy this Insane Barn Find Ammo NYC Found

While we are all sheltering in place to help stop the spread of C19, we are diving down rabbit holes of home projects, DIY jobs, and anything we’ve put off over the past few years. During that rabbit hole, I’m sure you are all like me and have found new and exciting ways to entertain [...]

2020-04-14T13:05:55-04:00April 14th, 2020|Audi, BMW, Car Care, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Volkswagen, Wheels|Comments Off on Take Some Time to Enjoy this Insane Barn Find Ammo NYC Found

Wallpaper Wednesday: Your New B5 S4 Desktop and Phone Background

We decided to do something fun and offer our full-size images for your enjoyment. Have a B5 S4 in minty green with tons of camber for your first ECS Tuning Desktop and Phone backgrounds. Look for a new one every Wednesday here on the blog. Be sure to read up about the B5 S4 in [...]

2020-04-08T17:59:21-04:00April 8th, 2020|Audi|Comments Off on Wallpaper Wednesday: Your New B5 S4 Desktop and Phone Background

New ECS Tuning Audi Performance Upgrades: March 2020

Continuing from where we left off yesterday talking about our exciting new products, today we’re focused on our Audi lineup. Over the past few months, as uncertainty grew, we have still managed to push these new performance upgrades through to production so you don’t have to wait on your next project. We know staying busy [...]

2020-04-08T17:46:59-04:00April 8th, 2020|Audi|Comments Off on New ECS Tuning Audi Performance Upgrades: March 2020

DIY Projects to Keep You Busy

It’s been almost two weeks since we all self-isolated here at ECS, with only our essential distribution center staff working in modified shifts in the building to comply with social distancing recommendations. Since we all went home, along with most of the nation, to work from our couches, beds, floors, or home offices, we’ve tried [...]

2020-03-30T16:25:11-04:00March 30th, 2020|Audi, BMW, DIYs, Mercedes-Benz, MINI, Porsche, Volkswagen|Comments Off on DIY Projects to Keep You Busy