Editor’s Blog

AWE Tuning Switchpath Non-Resonated Turboback for Ella

by Armin H. Ausejoon September 5, 2015
Armin finds the sound he’s looking for on his Audi S3 with the new AWE Tuning SwitchPath non-resonated turboback. by Armin H. Ausejo  by Armin H. Ausejo Nothing sets a tuner car apart from an ordinary commuter car like a distinct exhaust note. For some cars, it’s a little more difficult to get a good […]

Mic Drop

Opinion: There is such thing as overkill.

by Josh Mackeyon August 31, 2015
Now that we’re steadily approaching the end of summer, it’s hard to fathom that another year has come and gone, but to some, it just won’t end. Someone should tell them that it should.

Armin's Audi S3 with Volk Racing G25s

New Shoes for Armin’s Audi S3, “Ella”

by Armin H. Ausejoon August 16, 2015
Approaching 12,000 miles on the odometer, Armin’s Audi S3 gets some new kicks with help from some old friends. by Armin H. Ausejo  by Armin H. Ausejo Not long after introducing Ella as part of the NWMotiv family, I was already on a quest to find the perfect set of wheels for my 2015 Audi […]

Armin's S3 Ella

A S3xy Addition — Armin’s 2015 Audi S3

by Armin H. Ausejoon March 21, 2015
With close to 5000 miles on his new car, Armin reviews his 2015 Audi S3 and gives a glimpse into what's in store for the future.

Mercedes Benz USA C300

A Taste of the Good Life

by Josh Mackeyon August 7, 2014
Josh Mackey of NWMotiv.com reviews the brand new Mercedes-Benz 2015 C-Class Sedans C300 and C400 during a two day trip around the Northwest.