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 [...]

July 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on ECS Tuning and Turner Motorsport go to Superfly Showdown 2018

The ECS Tuning Volkswagen GTI MK7 Road Test and Review

Some cars have always carried a certain stigma attached to them. When I think about the quintessential scene-kid car, one of two comes to mind. I picture either a Honda Civic or a Volkswagen GTI. In my humble opinion,  the GTI replaced the Civic as the go-to boy-racer vehicle of choice in recent years. [...]

July 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The ECS Tuning Volkswagen GTI MK7 Road Test and Review

Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix and BMWCCA O’Fest: ECS Tuning Official Coverage

As an automotive enthusiast and journalist, my life revolves around cars. Part of the auto-centric existence I lead is occupied by hours spent in amazement of what this past time represents to me and others. While I do have other interests like writing, for example, no hobby is quite as curious as that of [...]

July 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix and BMWCCA O’Fest: ECS Tuning Official Coverage

Then and Now: Comparing the BMW 3-Series E30 to the Modern F30

In the mid-eighties, BMW released the second generation 3-series with its new E30 chassis as the sports car aimed at a market of enthusiasts with a taste for refined luxury and simple practicality. The car evolved over the years and truly became one of the all-time automotive greats, as its namesake is [...]

July 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Then and Now: Comparing the BMW 3-Series E30 to the Modern F30

The History of the GTI

Everyone bring your baseball bats for this edition of the ECS Tuning blog because we have a dead horse that we want to beat. The horse in question is the Volkswagen Golf GTI. As a European tuning company, a staple of our market is the GTI owner segment. The GTI sits among the most [...]

July 10th, 2018|About, Uncategorized, Volkswagen|Comments Off on The History of the GTI

ECS Tuning Presents: NEO Cars & Coffee with Summit Racing

The North East Ohio Cars and Coffee is an event much like other C&C events across the country where enthusiasts gather for morning snacks, caffeine, and a few hours of hang time with vehicles of all types. The NEO C&C, unlike some of the similar meets around the States, is a traveling venue. Last [...]

June 25th, 2018|Audi, BMW, Body & Exterior, ECS Nation, Uncategorized, Volkswagen, Wheels|Comments Off on ECS Tuning Presents: NEO Cars & Coffee with Summit Racing

Experience some of the best coilovers for your BMW with FEAL Suspension

Just like motorsports never stops evolving as new technologies develop and discoveries are made by drivers to take their cars to new levels, ECS never stops growing to meet those demands. We bring companies on board who produce high-quality products to provide enthusiasts the widest variety of modifications and manufacturers so their build can be [...]

June 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Experience some of the best coilovers for your BMW with FEAL Suspension

Timeless Passion and Design: the MOMO Heritage

Whenever I ask a fellow car enthusiast what it was that first struck them about cars in general, the answer that follows is rarely short. For myself, I can remember being given a model of the then-new 993 Carerra Porsche when I was young. From the shape of the car to the articulation of the [...]

June 14th, 2018|About, Audi, BMW, General, Interior, Uncategorized, Volkswagen, Wheels|Comments Off on Timeless Passion and Design: the MOMO Heritage

How to Adjust Camber and Caster in your BMW E30 1984-1992

If you own an E30, then you have no doubt experienced some of the inconveniences that go along with driving that wonderful car. Though it is still God’s Chariot, the E30 chassis has some drawbacks. Namely, the factory suspension is not adjustable for camber or caster. This alignment problem causes serious issues for the [...]

May 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How to Adjust Camber and Caster in your BMW E30 1984-1992

SOWO Presents: European Experience 2018 – The ECS Tuning Official Coverage

After what felt like a never-ending winter, warm weather finally brought with it the show season and an excuse to leave the office to spend a few days on the beach in South Georgia. While the official debut of our sweepstakes GTI happened last month at Euro District, ECS Tuning attended The European Experience [...]

May 25th, 2018|About, BMW, General, Porsche, Suspension, Turbo, Uncategorized, Volkswagen, Wheels|Comments Off on SOWO Presents: European Experience 2018 – The ECS Tuning Official Coverage