1. The Storied History Of Audi – Part Two

    As we covered in our last blog post, Audi started with a vision in mind, to create reliable vehicles. As time went on they began transitioning to luxury and speed. Once they merged with four other companies, they began taking a new shape and producing cars that would be renowned the world over. Unfortunately, war completely destroyed everything that they had been working toward. Here at Luxury Imp…Read More

  2. The Storied History Of Audi: Part One

    In the last 50 years, Audi has become synonymous with the term “luxury” just as much as BMW and Mercedes. This was not always the case, as much as they might have led you to believe. Here at Luxury Import and Performance, we are dedicated to not only bringing you the best quality of service when it comes to your vehicle but also giving you top-notch advice and information. Over the coming mont…Read More

  3. Common Things That Will Increase Your Vehicles Life

    No matter what car you drive, there are always some things that remain common to how you can prolong your car's life. Many of these things can often go undone simply because you may not have the money to constantly be doing upkeep on your vehicle. It is understandable why you would choose to skip out, but while you may be saving money at the moment, you probably aren’t saving money in the long r…Read More

  4. Why You Should Rotate Your Tires Every Time You Get An Oil Change

    One of the things that we tend to avoid when we own a car is tire rotation. When you bring your car in for an oil change, usually one of the first questions that we ask is “Would you like to get your tires rotated as well?” The reply is usually “I will get it next time”. When “next time” ends up becoming the normal thing to say, then your tires will never get rotated which can lead to …Read More

  5. Common Issues With Subarus

    Subarus have become the go-to car for many people who truly care about safety crash ratings and cars that have AWD inside a great package. The brand’s reliability causes it to be one of the better cars in all of its classes ranging from sport to SUV. Even though it is recognized as being a great car, they still have their issues and as a Japanese car brand, they aren’t always the easiest fix. …Read More

  6. Import Auto Origins: The BMW – Part 2

    Luxury Import Auto Repair Specialist is fully aware of the sheer quality and attention to detail packing into each and every BMW vehicle. We’re intimately familiar with how you feel about your car, and how powerful the admiration for your vehicle can be. This is why we offer full service to BMWs in the St. Charles area with the goal of maintaining that same level of precision and making your BMW…Read More

  7. Import Auto Origins: The BMW

    When you finally get to invest in that beautiful import automobile, you can nearly feel the energy pulsing through your fingertips from the steering wheel, clothed in leather and hand stitched to perfection. Is it the pure power sitting under the hood, waiting for the slightest twitch of your foot to rev up like no other? Or is it the years of history, or trial and error, of aspirations and succes…Read More

  8. Ordinary Volvo Repair Needs

    Volvo reigns as one of the more distinguished import autos that you can purchase. From the classic angular models of the 80s and 90s to the sleek, European-style models of today, they remain beautiful, high-performance vehicles. Paired with the company’s list of awards and tons of happy customers, it’s a brand that no educated car connoisseur could look down on. That being said, all vehicles w…Read More

  9. What Those Engine Noises Really Mean

    Want to frustrate your auto mechanic? Just tell him “my engine is making a weird noise”. Where engine noise can indicate the presence of a growing or serious issue, different noises at different times indicate completely different problems. Describing that noise over the phone is generally not terribly helpful and it is often recommended that you bring your car in for service. Some of the nois…Read More

  10. Does Audi Repair Require A Special Mechanic?

    Your Audi is a High Performance Machine Hello dear reader, welcome back to the Luxury Import Auto Repair Specialist blog. One of the most common questions that we receive at our shop is whether or not it truly makes a difference if an Audi owner brings their vehicle to an import auto mechanic or a regular mechanic. While we understand the logic behind this question (a car is a car right?); we’re…Read More