leather car seat repair

Leather seats are luxurious, comfortable, and pleasing to all of your senses, but they require consistent upkeep and are prone to damage and cracks. But can leather cracks and tears be prevented? Yes! Preventing leather damage is pretty easy if you have a garage or carport to keep your car under. This is because the most common cause of damage is the sun! This is due to the sun heating up and drying out your leather. Prolonged exposure will cause fading and, over time, cracks to appear. If you can’t keep your car covered, try tinting y...

We’ve done a lot of work we’re proud of in 2020 and wanted to take a look back at every car we’ve worked on. So here is a look back at our car interior jobs of 2020. If you’re interested in getting an interior overhaul for your car, give us a call! VIP’s Interior Work on a 2000 BMW Z3The 2000’s model is was sleek when released, but is now considered to be outdated. On this car, the owner wanted work done on the dash, glovebox, and interior repair to bring the Z3 into the modern age without losing the flair BMWs are known for. ...
custom car interior

It’s that time of year again: the time to think of next year! Let’s face it: 2020 wasn’t exactly what most of us wanted it to be. So let’s take the time to give ourselves the TLC we deserve by investing in our favorite pastimes. If you love cars as much as we do, you deserve to treat yourself with a custom car interior this year. Here are some ideas. The Best Car Interior of 2020If you want to emulate the best car interior of 2020, then you have to know what makes the best, the best. The widely accepted best car i...
nylon upholstery

Did you know that the average American spends 6% of their waking hours every day behind the wheel of a car? That is a lot of time on the road. This is why the interior of your vehicle is so important — you should be comfortable every time you get into your car and stay comfortable the entire trip. Here at VIP European Auto, we are interior pros. We have spent an unbelievable amount of time restoring, repairing, and replacing interiors. We decided to take another look at the type of car interiors, from nylon upholstery to leather, and g...
Car storage

It’s that time of year again — the holidays! Whether you’re staying at home and hosting a family get together, going to a friend or family’s house, or staying in and celebrating with your housemates, chances are that you’ll be transporting some food and gifts. We at VIP European Auto Interiors want you to enjoy your holiday and avoid any unfortunate spills or accidents. So we compiled an updated list on how to protect the interior of your car using proper car storage for holiday travel or storage. How to Travel with GiftsTraveling ...
driving at night

Fall is here, which means daylight is dwindling. That means it’s likely the sun will be setting, if there at all, during your commute home for work, while it’s brighter than normal in the early morning. Be sure you and your vehicle are ready for this transition with these tips from VIP European Auto Interiors. Tips for Driving At NightDirty windshields may only be an annoyance during the day, but at night, they can severely hinder your already affected view. But it’s not only during the night that you have to worry. When t...
2000 BMW Z3

BMW has a slogan: they’re “The Ultimate Driving Machine” and for many, this is the truth. BMW is one of the world’s leaders of manufacturing and selling luxury vehicles and motorcycles. They’re a German multinational company with deep roots embedded in history. The History of BMWBMW can trace its roots back to Karl Rapp and Gustav Otto. In 1916, the Flugmaschinenfabrik (translates to aircraft factory) Gustav Otto company merged into the Bayerische Flugzeug-Werke AG (BFW). As implied by the English translation, BMW didn’t start ...
convertible top

What better time is there to enjoy the wind in your hair while you’re driving in your convertible with your top down than in the autumn? It’s finally starting to cool down again, which means it’s the perfect time to make sure your convertible top is in working order. At VIP European Auto Interiors, our mechanics can repair and replace your convertible top so you can hit the road to feel the sun in your face and the breeze in your hair.Type of Convertible TopsAs you probably know, convertible tops come in two forms: soft and hard tops. S...
2019 Tesla Model X

Tesla is the world’s leader in electric vehicles: from innovating the concept, to making it more accessible and road friendly with the nationwide installation of supercharging stations, and adding in auto-pilot capabilities, there’s no doubt the marvels of engineering have captured the attention and hearts of Americans everywhere. No matter what you think of the company or its chairman, there is no denying that Tesla is driving innovation forward. Here at VIP European Auto Interiors, we had the delight of working on a 2019 Tesla Model ...
1974 porsche 911s

Every car enthusiast knows their name: Porsche. In the age where many competitors have been absorbed into larger manufacturers, Porsche withstood the test of time. Beginning in the late 1940s with 200 employees, Porsche has since grown into an independent maker of high-performance sports cars that are coveted by millions. Here at VIP European Auto, we had the pleasure of restoring part of the interior for a staple in the sports car industry: a 1974 Porsche 911S. A Look At The Porsche 911SThe Porsche 911S is iconic. Praised as one o...