European Car Brands

You don’t have to ‘sprechen sie Deutsch’ to understand that European cars are alluring, sophisticated, reliable, sexy and fast. Those who own them are ‘chuffed to bits’ about it! But there’s more to these beautiful cars than big screen car chases and status. Europeans are not only masters of engineering and design but each brand is rich in history, with logos that hold secrets you may not know. So what’s the scoop behind these sweet sedans and coupes? Here’s a bit of history on the most popular European cars we service at Motor Werke: BMW Rumour has it that the logo is a...

No One Wants To Hear That There Is Something Wrong With Their Car, Especially When It Comes To The Transmission. The owner of this 2010 Audi TT Quattro 4-cylinder TFSI 2 L started to feel a difference in the shift pattern when driving, and so he promptly brought his car to us with some concern. A test drive showed the somewhat erratic shifting,...

Brakes aren’t always the most talked about upgrade, but if you want your car to go fast, you will most likely want it to stop effectively as well. Our customer came in with concerns about squealing brakes and clunking in the suspension when driving his 2008 Audi RS4. We discovered worn brake discs and leaking struts/shocks....

The VW R32 is an agile and balanced everyday performance car. With all-wheel drive, 410+ hp, and luxury features, the R32 is the GTI with more. This rare VW is an absolute pleasure to drive; nimble around corners and spirited on the straight-aways....

We had the absolute pleasure of modifying this 1999 Porsche 911 C2 for an overall better track experience. It is always exciting for us to take a customer’s passion and improve upon it for them. Upgrading is always an enjoyable venture, who doesn’t like to improve upon things and see the progress along the way?...

While addressing some maintenance items, this BMW owner was surprised to learn about a little community going on right under her hood. Everyone knows that mice are pests and sneaky ones, at that. When looking for a place to call home, your vehicle can look like a pretty inviting place. ...

Porsche has a long and storied history of excellence. Since its beginnings on Stuttgart, Germany in 1931, the Porsche brand has been associated with power and performance all over the world. However, there is more to Porsche than powerful racing machines. With models like Panamera, Macan and Cayenne, Porsche provides a viable everyday vehicle option for the discerning driver. ...