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

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

Looking for a suspension refresh?  Lemforder control arms are the solution!

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Aug 7, 2017
It may be time to replace some critical suspension components in your car to smooth out your ride, and your control arms are exposed to some ... Read more

Topics: Do-It-Yourself

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

FCP Euro Motorsports Weekend Update, 2/26/2017

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Feb 25, 2017
The response we continue to receive for FCP Euro Motorsports is very overwhelming.  Here's an example that was sent to us this week from ... Read more

Topics: Motorsports

FCP Euro to Compete in the 2017 American Endurance Racing Season with a Mercedes C300 Race Car

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Feb 20, 2017
In 2016, FCP Euro competed in a grueling American Endurance Racing season with a BMW e30. The car completed 83 hours of racing and finished ... Read more

Topics: Miscellaneous, Mercedes, Motorsports

ROWE Partners with FCP Euro for 2017 Pirelli World Challenge

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Feb 18, 2017
ROWE joins title sponsor FCP Euro in its partnership with Rooster Hall Racing for the 2017 Pirelli World Challenge season. Rooster Hall ... Read more

Topics: Miscellaneous

FCP Euro Partners with Rooster Hall Racing for 2017 Pirelli World Challenge Season

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Feb 17, 2017
FCP Euro is proud to announce its partnership with Rooster Hall Racing for the 2017 Pirelli World Challenge season. Rooster Hall Racing, and ... Read more

Topics: Miscellaneous

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