Tuesday, February 20, 2018
DriveWerks

Browsing the "bmw" Tag

[Project 328is e36] Full Circle Suspension Fail

Sometimes what seems to be a good deal is in fact too good to be true. For several years I had wanted to upgrade the suspension on the e36 to a true adjustable coilover setup. [...]

February 28, 2017 Projects

[Project 328is E36] Undoing the Upgrade

I’ve been monkeying with old Bavarian cars for about ten years now. In that time, I’ve been able to test a lot of the tried-and-true “upgrades” folks seem to perform to these cars. When the 328 received its s52 swap 3 [...]

January 23, 2017 Projects

Cirrusly a Good Time

Someone’s ideal build of a car usually takes years before it’s properly dialed. Yet by the time everything comes together, the plans have probably changed in one way or another. [...]

October 25, 2016 Reviews

[Project E36 318is] Lieutenant Dan to Ground Control

Our latest project car, the extra-not-fast BMW 318is, is being tweaked into a fun daily driver without going overboard. [...]

October 11, 2016 Projects

[Project E36 318is] Caking On the Makeup

Cosmetic pieces are usually the last additions I make to a car. Namely because their only function is to look pretty. [...]

September 8, 2016 Projects

[Project E36 318is] Down 2 Cylinders but up 4 Valves

With the recent sale of Milton’s e30, you might think things were starting to settle around on the garage front, but like usual, there was another project brewing. [...]

August 26, 2016 Projects

[Project E30 325is] E30 Gets a New Home

My friends and I have surrounded ourselves with the e30 BMW since we first got our drivers licenses nearly ten years ago. [...]

August 18, 2016 Projects

The Dealer’s Choice

If you thumb through old automotive magazines, you’ll come across ads and reviews of cars in their heyday. [...]

July 14, 2016 Reviews

[Project 540i] Bump in Your Strut

I will be the first to say that rack and pinion steering is my pick over a steering box, any and every day. [...]

July 6, 2016 Projects

[Project E30 325is] Getting Aggressive with the Ride Height…and the BBQ Sauce

Low buck performance parts are always fun. [...]

June 22, 2016 Projects