FCP Euro's DIY Blog

How To Pass Tech Before A Track Day

Posted by Michael Roselli
on May 24, 2018
If you've never been to a track day before, know that one of the requirements is passing a tech inspection before they let you on track. ... Read more

Topics: Do-It-Yourself, Video, Motorsports

How To Work On Your Car When You Have Kids

Posted by Nate Vincent
on May 23, 2018
The two biggest reasons that people don't work on their own vehicle is knowledge and time. Knowledge is pretty easy to acquire these days, ... Read more

Topics: Culture, Do-It-Yourself

Why Your 2.0 TSI Deserves The iAbed Rear Main Seal Upgrade

Posted by Gareth Foley
on May 21, 2018
The standard OE rear main seal on a 2.0 TSI Volkswagen is, for lack of a better word, complete trash. Here's how to replace it with a ... Read more

Topics: Do-It-Yourself, VW

AER At Watkins Glen Recap - 2018

Posted by Gareth Foley
on May 18, 2018
February 4/18 through 4/22 marked FCP Euro’s return to Watkins Glen for the second race of the 2018 season with American Endurance Racing. ... Read more

Topics: Mercedes, Motorsports

Here's What Happens During A Test Day

Posted by Gareth Foley
on May 17, 2018
On Friday, May 11, the FCP Euro motorsports crew was at Lime Rock Park in Lakeville, CT for a test day. We'll be competing there during ... Read more

Topics: VW, Motorsports

How To Clean Out + Replace The Sunroof Drain Port On A BMW E30

Posted by Michael Rivera
on May 16, 2018
If you're noticing leaks from your sunroof, or water accumulation, or can even just visibly see dirt and grime build up in your E30's ... Read more

Topics: BMW, Do-It-Yourself

Here's What Happened At The 2018 Supplier Training Expo

Posted by Kyle Bascombe
on May 15, 2018
  It was eventful from the moment we boarded the plane.... Read more

Topics: Culture, Parts

How To Make The Most Of Memorial Day Weekend At Lime Rock Park

Posted by Michael Roselli
on May 14, 2018
This is going to be one for the history books. ... Read more

Topics: Culture, Motorsports

Why This V10 BMW M5’s Engine Bay Is Coated in Gold

Posted by Aaron Brown
on May 11, 2018
The E60 BMW M5 is one of the most iconic sedans of the past 20 years. With its 500-horsepower V10 engine, the super sleeper will pull, and ... Read more

Topics: BMW, Culture, Do-It-Yourself

Here's Your First Look At The Volkswagen GTI TCR Concept

Posted by Michael Roselli
on May 10, 2018
Europeans rejoice. ... Read more

Topics: VW, Motorsports

May 2018 Cars and Coffee: A Video Recap

Posted by Michael Roselli
on May 8, 2018
The best way to appreciate cars is through video, and luckily we've cut one together from our event this Sunday. ... Read more

Topics: Culture

The Coolest Cars At Our May 2018 Cars And Coffee

Posted by Michael Roselli
on May 6, 2018
We had over 150 cars in attendance. Here are our favorites.... Read more

Topics: Culture

The Cheapest, Most Reliable AMG Car Ever, Period!

Posted by Alex Palmeri
on May 2, 2018
If I were to describe to you a car that was reliable, inexpensive to repair and super cheap to purchase, what would immediately come to ... Read more

Topics: Mercedes

Cars And Coffee Is Back May 6!

Posted by Michael Roselli
on May 1, 2018
If you can make it, we'd love to have you!... Read more

Topics: Culture

The Best of the 2018 New England Dust Off

Posted by JR Huntington
on Apr 29, 2018
For the past few years, the New England Dust Off has been taking over Thompson Motor Speedway, bringing together some of the coolest Dubs ... Read more

Topics: Culture, Video, Audi, VW, Motorsports, Porsche