Euro District 2021: ECS Tuning Coverage

In Star Wars Episode 4: A New Hope, audiences were introduced to this small cast of characters fighting unambiguously for good against a well-armed and militaristic empire with a planet-killing space station. The movie ends with good triumphing over evil after overcoming some difficult, but not insurmountable, odds, but the universe in which it took place [...]

2021-10-14T11:25:38-04:00October 14th, 2021|Uncategorized|4 Comments

Dubs at the Gap Official Event Coverage

When we left ECS on Friday around 8 am, we did the typical stop to get fuel and snacks. Overall, the drive was uneventful until we ran into our friends from Pittsburgh: Tyler Herwig, Eric Zyvith, and the gang we've been fortunate enough to befriend over this past show season. From there, we enjoyed a [...]

2021-09-22T11:12:35-04:00September 22nd, 2021|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Solve Your VW MK6 GTI 2.0T TSI Misfire and Check Engine Light

The Volkswagen MK6 GTI 2.0T TSI took the MK5 and made it more appealing. It was better than just a facelift. It took what the MK5 did well and made significant improvements to the car at every corner. The MK6 is still an incredible platform and is more affordable than ever, but they’re becoming older [...]

2020-06-02T10:52:48-04:00June 1st, 2020|Uncategorized, Volkswagen|Comments Off on Solve Your VW MK6 GTI 2.0T TSI Misfire and Check Engine Light

How to Organize Your Project Goals

Organization is important. It’s all about developing good habits and creating structure in your life that allows you to accomplish more and stay motivated. With car projects, I have this tendency to jump around on what I want to do. It's easy to think of all the things I want to do, but difficult to [...]

2020-04-09T17:18:52-04:00April 9th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How to Organize Your Project Goals

The Lane Motor Museum’s Alfa Romeo SZ Coupe: Ben Battles Files

The beauty of having a passion like cars is how you instantly can find connections with people through that common interest. Lately, a round of incredible shots and stories have come from one such connection I was fortunate enough to make back in my home state of Tennessee this past year. Ben Battles has been [...]

2019-09-06T15:31:12-04:00September 4th, 2019|About, Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Lane Motor Museum’s Alfa Romeo SZ Coupe: Ben Battles Files

What to Know if You’re a Newbie Traveling for a Car Show

Car show season is wonderful. Every year as the weather becomes reasonable, the biggest events nationwide kick off, with a sprinkling of local and regional events scattered throughout the season. Depending on your interests, there are specific shows for individual models, makes, country of origin, and all-inclusive events that could be on your wish list, [...]

2019-04-09T21:18:45-04:00April 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on What to Know if You’re a Newbie Traveling for a Car Show

Best First European Cars for Young Drivers and New Enthusiasts

As a writer, I get to spend a lot of time putting myself in ‘what if’ situations when I piece together an article or post. Often, what I write here is based on real experiences either I personally had or those recounted by my friends. This week, I want to take a look back at [...]

2019-03-27T21:16:19-04:00March 27th, 2019|Audi, BMW, Porsche, Uncategorized, Volkswagen|Comments Off on Best First European Cars for Young Drivers and New Enthusiasts

ECS Tuning and Turner Motorsport go to Superfly Showdown 2018

Perhaps the backbone of the global car culture is the local meet. Local car events, whether they be a Cars and Coffee, cruise-in, or a full-blown meet, are the life-blood of enthusiasts who enjoy showing up with all their friends to a lot full of other passionate drivers. In between the large-scale high production value [...]

2018-07-30T20:17:56-04:00July 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on ECS Tuning and Turner Motorsport go to Superfly Showdown 2018