Category: Auto Repair

Pcartalk Podcast with Andy Bizub!

September 27th, 2019 by

Porsche fans……It’s podcast day! Listen to Mike, Aaron, Adam, and me discuss Checkeditout Chicago 2019, what went into producing the show, our sponsors and supporters, the pcartalk pod, and the history and ongoing story of Midwest Performance Cars. Watch the YouTube video below or listen on your favorite podcast app!

European v. American Cars

August 30th, 2019 by

What Makes Them Different? European vehicle manufacturers are popular around the world. You know them all — Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, BMW, Audi, Land Rover, Volkswagen, and more. But why are they so successful? What makes European cars special? As a European auto repair specialist, Midwest Performance Cars in Chicago, Illinois has the answers. We also know

MPC Northbrook Audi S3 Full Stage 2 Build

June 28th, 2019 by

While our downtown Chicago location works through the summer jam of Audis, BMWs, Mercedes, VWs and air & water-cooled Porsches, our Northbrook location continues to grow, performing all maintenance and repair, as well as seeing an explosion of performance tuning and upgrade work. This project was an extensive performance and handling upgrade for a 2016

Luftgekuhlt 6 Porsche Event

May 31st, 2019 by

The scene was a bit surreal, hundreds of matte-white wind turbines spinning furiously in the Palm Desert gusts. Tearing down the 10 from Palm Springs to LA in this Emory Special speedster felt like a scene from a movie, and thus began my trip to Luftgekühlt 6. This was the first Luft event that I

10 Things You Didn’t Know About BMW

May 31st, 2019 by

Interesting Facts Think you know everything about your BMW vehicle or the brand? Quiz yourself with these 10 interesting facts we bet you didn’t know! With a long history in the automotive industry, BMW has plenty of interesting stories to tell. There’s probably a lot you didn’t know that went into the creation of your

Oil Types: Explained

March 29th, 2019 by

Read This Before Buying New Motor Oil Does your high-performance car run on the right oil? If you’ve heard about full-synthetic and conventional oils, you know that some oils are engineered to help high-end luxury vehicles perform better. You understand that not all motor oils are the same! If you don’t already know about the