FCP Euro's DIY Blog

Michael Hurczyn

My Avatar picture was taken in 1980, and I've been playing with BMW's ever since. BMW CCA Driving Instructor since 2001. Track Rat, Club Racer, general tinkerer, and Brand Director at FCP Euro. Driver of the FCP Euro sponsored #710 e30 and #720 C300 in AER.

Recent Posts

FCP Euro adds Sachs Performance to the Partner Line-up for 2018 PWC Campaign.

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Feb 9, 2018
FCP Euro is proud to announce its partnership with Sachs Performance for their 2018 racing efforts, joining an already established team of ... Read more

Topics: Motorsports

FCP Euro Partners with 034Motorsport for the 2018-2019 Pirelli World Challenge Seasons

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Feb 1, 2018
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Topics: Motorsports

FCP Euro Partners with LIQUI MOLY for 2018-2019 Pirelli World Challenge Campaign

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Jan 25, 2018
For Immediate Release - January, 25, 2018, Milford, CT -- FCP Euro is proud to announce a new long-term partnership with LIQUI MOLY for the ... Read more

Topics: Motorsports

FCP Euro Enters Two Volkswagen GTI TCRs In The 2018 Pirelli World Challenge Season

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Jan 19, 2018
  We're bringing two Volkwagen GTI TCR race cars to Milford, CT. ... Read more

Topics: Motorsports

Car Control Should Never Be a Negotiation

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Jan 9, 2018
Uneven road surfaces—they do a number on your car's suspension and, over time, those components wear out. That's where Lemforder comes in.... Read more

Topics: Do-It-Yourself

Your 2018 Mercedes-AMG GT R Desktop Wallpaper Is Here

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Oct 27, 2017
It's Friday, you're killing time at work, counting the hours before the weekend starts and you begin throwing Mercedes parts at your project ... Read more

Topics: Mercedes

How An Easy Suspension Mod Will Improve Your Tire Wear And Handling

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Oct 26, 2017
So many car owners look for a quick hack or an easy modification that's not only relatively inexpensive, but will drastically improve the ... Read more

Topics: Mercedes

This Is What Makes Bilstein Shock Absorbers So Great

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Oct 25, 2017
The technology is simpler than you might think.... Read more

Topics: BMW, Volvo, Mercedes, VW, Saab, Land Rover, Porsche

FCP Euro Motorsports Weekend Update, 03/05/2017

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Jul 24, 2017
BMW Owners! We've got an ad in every issue of Roundel BMW magazine this year... have you seen it?  If so, be sure to post a photo of the ad ... Read more

Topics: Motorsports

RECAP: Pirelli World Challenge at Lime Rock Park

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Jun 2, 2017
Coming off of 2 solid finishes at Mosport, we were feeling good about our Rounds 5 & 6 this past weekend at Lime Rock Park. However, I had ... Read more

Topics: Miscellaneous

UC3 Uconn Car Show Coverage

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Apr 3, 2017
For my first car show of the season, I wanted to check out the UConn car show at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT. For the past 2 ... Read more

Topics: Culture

FCP Euro Weekly Apex 3/19

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Mar 17, 2017
 We found some of the best distractions on the internet this week!... Read more

Topics: Miscellaneous, Motorsports

FCP Euro Weekly Apex 3/12

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Mar 10, 2017
 We found some of the best distractions on the internet!   WATCH: 2983 hp of AMG in one race:... Read more

Topics: BMW, Miscellaneous, Mercedes

Contitech Engine Belt Replacement

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Mar 8, 2017
  Engine belts power various components off your engine's crankshaft, providing timing for valves and energy for alternators, pumps, etc. ... Read more

Topics: Miscellaneous

Trusted from Race to Road: ROWE Professional Oils & Lubricants

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Mar 7, 2017
ROWE Professional Oils & Lubricants are an icon in Europe among automotive enthusiasts, often exceeding manufacturer requirements for ... Read more

Topics: BMW, Miscellaneous, Mercedes