By Jordan DeMarco
eEuroparts isvery excited to announce ourpartnership with Indian Summer Racing and sponsorship of Travis Washay and his Mini Cooper he'll need some Mini Cooper parts forthe 2017 season of the Pirelli World Challenge Championships. Travis drives theMini Cooper in the Touring Car B TCB class, a small stock-style class where cars use manufacturer-set specifications.The Pirelli World Challenge ChampionshipsThe Pirelli World Challenge Championships provide teams, manufacturers and aftermarket suppliers a competitive production-based race series in which to prove their products. The series dates back to 1972, when the Sports Car Club of America formed a new club racing class for stock street cars. It wasnt until 2012 that the Pirelli World Challenge introduced the Touring Car B spec class, which has gone on to feature up and coming drivers breaking into the ...Read More
By Matt Moran
This past weekend eEuroparts.com debuted our new SAAB 9-3 race car in the American Endurance Racing Sahlen's Sprig Fest at Watkins Glen International know as "The Glen". The Glen is an extreme test of racing that includes: 3.9 miles of fast corners, faster straights, and punishing curbing. The field featured 80 cars and it was extremely competitive. Our class contained 13 total cars, all grouped by relative speed. Each class, and the entire race, was decided by mere seconds over an entire 18 hours of racing. Our final placing was 7th of 13 total teams. We were able to race the entire day on Saturday and then ran into some problems with curbing on Sunday. We ended up the weekend with lots of valuable information and more to work on when we return to racing with AER at New Jersey Motorsports Park - Thunderbolt in May.Getting ready to race is always a race in and of...Read More
If you are looking for some light at the end of the cold rainy tunnel known as April, look no further than Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park for the New England Dustoff. This annual event is geared towards the VWAudi community with show classes for each generation. However, all makes and models are welcome in the exhibition and spectator parking lot. It is a family-friendly event, and the organizers work hard to retain a low key, enjoyable day for car enthusiasts of all ages. Kids 12 and under are even given free admission.If you are looking to check out some of the top names in the industry, make sure to stop by the Paddock area where are all the vendors will be set up. As an Executive Sponsor for the event, eEuroparts will be back to meet and greet everyone, and hand out credits to our website. If you are opposed free money, and dont like an easy online ...Read More
By Sam Williamson
If a cylinder has a compression leak, it will have lower engine compression than it should. If the compression is leaking, your engine power and efficiency will suffer. The most common cause is leaking at one of the piston rings or valves. If a seal is damaged or the cylinder is excessively worn, problems could result from lack of pressure, including low power output especially on hills, cylinder misfires, or starting problems. The most common repairs include replacement of the exhaust valves, head gasket, and piston rings.Engine Compression TestingA compression test is used to assess the mechanical health of the engine in terms of the compression that can be held within the combustion chamber. It measures the compression that results from the pressure created by each piston as it travels from bottom dead center BDC to top dead center TDC with the valves closed. ...Read More
This weekend, April 21-23, we are debuting the brand new eEuro 9-3 at Watkins Glen International at our third season opener for American Endurance Racing AER click for schedule.We're entering the third year of our partnership with AER as the official parts sponsor. As car and racing enthusiasts, we're dedicated to supporting AER, their staff and all of our fellow racers, near and far. As some of you have been following, we've been building a Saab 9-3 race car to be competitive as a class 3 race car at AER. To recap the Saab 9-3 parts we upgraded, our new car is brandishing a tuned 4cyl turbo B207 engine using Wiseco forged pistons and Molnar forged H-Beam connecting rods. The engine is connected to a huge Do88 intercoolercooling system on one side, and a fat Krona 3in Downpipeexhaust system on the other, this eEuro 9-3 is lean and mean, with plenty of room to ...Read More
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