FCP Euro's DIY Blog

Coast to Coast - Dapper Drift Episode 9

Posted by Michael Roselli
on Jul 19, 2018
The E55 AMG drift sedan goes coast-to-coast. Well, almost. ... Read more

Topics: Mercedes, Video

Really Quick Product Review: Porsche Center Radiator Upgrade Kit (911, Cayman, Boxster)

Posted by Mansur Wisaa
on Jul 17, 2018
Welcome to Really Quick Product Reviews, a new series where members of the FCP Euro staff quickly review various parts and kits in our ... Read more

Topics: Video, Porsche, Radiator

2017 Volkswagen GTI Track Review at Lime Rock Park - The Long Haul Project MK7 Episode 1

Posted by Michael Roselli
on Jul 9, 2018
This 2017 MK7 Volkswagen GTI is the latest FCP Euro project car. We've got big plans to turn this into a balanced daily driver, while also ... Read more

Topics: Video, VW

Watch The Faces Of People Riding In A GTI TCR For The First Time

Posted by Michael Roselli
on Jul 6, 2018
Last week, we installed a passenger seat in our Volkswagen GTI TCRs and gave hot laps at Lime Rock Park to our VIP guests. Here are their ... Read more

Topics: Video, VW, Motorsports

Linking Summer Jam - Dapper Drift Episode 8

Posted by Michael Roselli
on Jul 4, 2018
Trial, error. Trial, error. Trial, SUCCESS! ... Read more

Topics: Mercedes, Video, Motorsports

Weekend Wallpaper: 1991 Porsche Carrera C2 Cabriolet

Posted by Michael Roselli
on Jun 29, 2018
 It's time to spice up your desktop. ... Read more

Topics: Video, Porsche

Really Quick Product Review: Audi/VW MQB Chassis SACHS Performance Coilover Kit

Posted by Michael Roselli
on Jun 26, 2018
Welcome to really quick product reviews, a new series where members of the FCP Euro staff quickly review various parts and kits in our ... Read more

Topics: Video, Audi, VW

Really Quick Product Review: MK7 Golf Sachs Performance Clutch Kit

Posted by Michael Roselli
on Jun 21, 2018
Welcome to really quick product reviews, a new series where members of the FCP Euro staff quickly review various parts and kits in our ... Read more

Topics: Video, Audi, VW

Really Quick Product Review: 034Motorsport Carbon Fiber MQB Cold Air Intake System

Posted by Michael Roselli
on Jun 19, 2018
Welcome to really quick product reviews, a new series where members of the FCP Euro staff quickly review various parts and kits in our ... Read more

Topics: Video, Audi, VW

How To Replace The A/C Compressor On A P2 Chassis Volvo

Posted by Jay VanGorden
on Jun 6, 2018
Now that we're getting into the warmer months, the functionality of your air conditioning is going to become more and more important. The ... Read more

Topics: Volvo, Video

What It's Like To Ruin A Mercedes - Dapper Drift Episode 7

Posted by Michael Roselli
on Jun 5, 2018
Imagine taking an angle grinder and a drill to a perfectly good fender. That's what it took to flare the fenders of the E55 AMG Drift ... Read more

Topics: Mercedes, Video

Humble Mechanic Charles Explains Everything Wrong With Our MK5 Project Car

Posted by Michael Roselli
on Jun 1, 2018
Mechanically, at least. The rust is a whole other issue. ... Read more

Topics: Culture, Do-It-Yourself, Video, VW

Why You Should Do A Track Day If You Haven't Already

Posted by Michael Roselli
on May 29, 2018
Ever see those videos that say "professional driver, closed course?" That could be you. Well, so long as you follow a few steps first. ... Read more

Topics: Culture, Video, Motorsports

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

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