car upholstery

Upholstery is the trade of making stuff comfortable, like adding seats, padding, springs, fabric, webbing, covers, etc. Car upholstery is our bread and butter here at VIP European Auto Interiors. Our technicians can expertly install, repair, and design custom interior upholstery; from seats and carpets, to door panels and convertible tops, we’ve got you covered. Of course, you don’t always need trained professionals to take care of your car’s upholstery. Small stains or a full cleaning project is something you can tackle at home and is...
custom car interior

Now is the perfect time to get your car upgraded and to customize it the way you’ve always wanted to. The exterior is already everything you want it to be, so why not put time into enjoying the interior just as much too?Change out your seats’ upholstery for vinyl or leather to create a timeless look and easy to maintain look, upgrade your car’s audio system, or give it a custom cover. Or if you’re looking for something a little different, try custom carpeting to add a new layer of depth and color to your vehicle.  Our technici...

VIP European Auto would like to highlight their current interior car renovation projects, which include a Corvette and a Chrysler. Renovating a Custom Corvette For nearly 70 years, the Corvette has been an esteemed and highly sought after vehicle by car enthusiasts. It made its start in Detroit, Michigan, as General Motors (GM) unveiled the “dream car” in 1953 at the Motorama show in New York’s Waldorf Astoria hotel. The first Corvette rolled off the assembly line in Flint, Michigan, on June 30, 1953. Rich in its hist...

Only one of four in existence, the Stärke Porsche named Miss Miami is truly a spectacle to behold. The sportscar, owned by the founder of Stärke Speedster, is currently being customized by our expert technicians at VIP European Auto, which is a real treat for us to be working on something so special and unique. With the owner’s permission, we’re going to be sharing photos of the vehicle’s progress and the work we’ve done so far in this blog today, as well as highlight the history of the iconic Porsche Boxster, which is what is being transfo...

Winter is never easy on your car, whether you travelled to a snowy mountain top or stayed in the desert. Any harsh temperature change can impact how your car runs, which is why it’s essential to get it ready for the spring. Here at VIP European Auto, we care about how your car looks and how it runs, so here are some tips on spring car maintenance. 1. Check Your Tire PressureIf your “check tire pressure” light popped on at any time this winter, it’s best not to ignore it and wait for warmer temperatures. Your tires are the only point of ...

The interior of your car is just as important to protect as the exterior. This is especially true for one-of-a-kind vehicles, such as the pictured 2005 Morgan (above). VIP European Auto Interior Technicians custom-built a black canvas tonneau cover to protect this sportscar.A custom made tonneau cover can protect your car’s interior or your cargo space. It is vital for your vehicle’s interior longevity. Without a tonneau car cover, your vehicle can be damaged by any of the following. Sun UV RaysThe sun is detrimental to you...

If you’ve ever spilled water or coffee in your car and weren’t able to clean it right away, you’re familiar with the small ring of moisture it left on your seat. These spots are common and hardly damaging, but excessive water can be detrimental for your health and your vehicles. The dangers of water damage in your car consists of compromised safety and corrosion. Water can destroy your engine components, cause peeling on the interior and be a starting point for mold and mildew, which can affect your health. Light flooding can ...

There is something in your life that is always by your side and always gets you to where you want to go. Valentine’s Day is a day for appreciating the people we love, so why not show your car you care this Valentine’s Day too? Routine maintenance can be a hassle, but it’s necessary for your vehicle to maintain optimal health. Get it back to feeling its best this February by rotating its tires, changing its oil, getting new wiper blades, or by washing it. Clean out the interior too. Remove any trash you’ve been neglecting, wipe...

If you live in or travel to a place where it snows, you know how difficult it is to keep the interior of your car clean, especially if you travel for winter sports and recreational activities. Wet shoes bring in road sludge, salt, mud and debris that gets ground into your car’s carpet if you don’t have weather-proof protective mats in place. This can spell disaster for your car and leave behind odors, mold and bacteria. Protect your car’s interior this winter. If your car’s carpet is stained from the last skiing and snowboarding season...

The days of 100+ degree temperatures in the summer are long gone; the morning chills you to the bone and there is a thick film of condensation settled onto your car. Some of you might laugh, as a blustery 50 degrees is nothing compared to Flagstaff’s snowy 30s, but the drop can create strain on your vehicle. The sudden cold weather affects your car, no matter how much the temperature drops.While it’s warmer here in the metro Phoenix area, be sure to prepare your vehicle if you plan on going anywhere colder this winter. Make sure you’re chec...