• BimmerBoost welcomes its newest supporting vendor, VAC Motorsports

      We would like to welcome our newest vendor, VAC Motorsports. Many of you are already familiar with VAC but for those that are not here is some info on who they are. VAC has been family owned since 1984 and is basically your one stop shop for BMW tuning, performance, maintenance, and upgrades. From race prep, to forced induction, to engine builds, to cylinder heads, VAC Motorsports has you covered. They also have 2WD / 4WD in house dyno.


      More information in their own words:

      Hey guys, since VAC is new to the forums, I wanted to post up some info so you all know who we are and what we do. We have a lot of interesting things going on here so I wanted to share as well. Now, it may not all be e9x related...but it is all BMW Daily/weekly/monthly? expect some updates!

      I joined VAC a few months ago but have been in the performance aftermarket since 2002 - most recently as a national sales manager for a $70m performance parts company. I stepped out of the corporate scene and back into a shop where I am surrounded by subject matter experts and innovators. Much better!

      I really look forward to working with the Post community. If you have any questions please email/call/PM/IM at any time.

      Established: Family owned since 1984
      Location: 2501 Snyder Ave, Philadelphia PA (we have been in South Phila. since inception)
      Facility: 15,000 sq-ft under roof between all buildings
      Employees: 24. In house dealer level techs, engineers, machinists, race mechanics, fabricators etc.
      Hours: 9-6 EST Monday-Friday
      Shop BMWs: VF Supercharged E92 M3, 135i, E46 M3 race car, E46 race car, E46 M3 street car, E36 M3 race car, E30 race car, 2002 race car.
      Website: www.vacmotorsports.com
      Facebook: www.facebook.com/vacmotorsports (daily updates - this is the best place to see what we are doing!!)


      ***PLEASE NOTE: ALL WORK IS DONE IN HOUSE***


      Performance Center Street performance, full race prep, dyno tuning etc. We have been authorized dealers for all of the brands below and many more for years.


      Basic bolt-ons: intake, exhaust, suspension, brakes, wheels etc. AFE, Akrapovic, Fabspeed, Eisenmann, Stromung, Supersprint, Brembo, StopTech, Performance Friction, Hawk, Pagid, KW, Eibach, H&R, TC Klein, Ground Control, JRZ, Moton, Nitron, BBS, APEX, Fikse, SSR et.
      Supercharger and turbo kit installs: We are an authorized dealer for VF, Active, ESS and Horsepowerfreaks. We have installed dozens of these kits and worked on even more that were installed elsewhere)
      Dyno Tuning: factory BMW ECUs, MoTeC, KMS, Vipec, AEM, Miller. We tune on a 2WD Dynapack and a Mustang 500 AWD.
      Fabrication: bars, cages, exhaust systems etc. In house certified welders.
      Race alignments / corner balancing: John Bean laser aligner
      Tire mounting / balancing: Corghi Artiglio Master, Hunter balancer


      Engine and Manufacturing Machine Shop Complete engine builds, cylinder head development, differential service, CNC manufacturing.
      All work is done in house in our machine shop. Our shop foreman has 40+ years experience.


      Engines: We build everything from solid street engines to all out race engines. 4, 6, 8, 10 cylinders, naturally aspirated, supercharged, turbocharged - no worries.
      Cylinder heads: We do a lot of cylinder head work. Stage 1, Stage 2, Stage 3, Stage X - all done in house by a dedicated machinist.
      Differential service: Race or street, we have a solution. Quaife, Wavetrac, OS Giken, Carbonetic, Titan, VAC etc. Attn: 135i/335i guys we may be the only performance shop who does the complete job (separating the ring gear from carrier and prepping for the LSD) on our our in house CNC machines. Detail thread coming soon!
      Equipment: HAAS & Hurco CNC mills, Romi and Doosan CNC lathes, Laser, RMC boring mill, Serdi valve machine, automated grinder, crankshaft balancer, flow bench, Ansu fuel injector system, Mastercam CAD/CAM Software
      Built in House: The following parts are built on our 5 CNC machines: wheel spacers, race seat install kits, adj. cam gears, vanos elimination kits, drive by wire elimination kit, oil pump upgrade kit, oil pan baffles, flywheels, billet oil filter housings, S54 billet dry sump pans and many more.


      Parts Department 1000s of parts IN STOCK - OEM BMW parts to sequential gearboxes. We have an incredible inventory of everything engine and hardcore performance related.


      General: CP, Carillo, Arrow Precision, ARP, Schrick, Cometic, Quaife, Brembo, Hawk, Pagid, Tilton, KW, Eibach, TC Klein, H&R, Racetech, TRS, BBS, APEX, AIM, Akrapovic, Fabspeed, Quaife, Wavetrac and many more.
      VAC Built: Wheel spacers, race seat install kits, adj. cam gears, vanos elimination kits, drive by wire elimination kit, oil pump upgrade kit, oil pan baffles, flywheels, billet oil filter housings, S54 billet dry sump pans and many more.
      Race Fuel: We are VP and Sunoco race fuel dealers with drums in stock. 100, 104, 109 etc.


      Motorsports Track-side support, 3 in house race cars available for DEs, club races etc. We offer rentals to well qualified drivers. Three well prepared cars are available for SCCA, NASA and club racing.



      Full Service Body and Paint Shop Collision repair, proper restoration, custom body work etc.
      Repair: Ding, fender bender or serious collision - we can fix it properly the first time.
      Restoration: 2002, 3.0 CS, Alpina B9, E30 M3 - we have done them. We have also worked on pre-war Bentleys and other rare cars.
      Custom: From fender rolling to wide body conversions, we have options. Color changes too!

      Service Center Service, maintenance, repair with all dealer level tools.
      Inspection I, Inspection II, preventative maintenance, state inspections, all repair and scheduled service. We provide factory level service with personal boutique care
      This article was originally published in forum thread: BimmerBoost welcomes its newest supporting vendor, VAC Motorsports started by Sticky View original post
      Comments 13 Comments
      1. folgrz's Avatar
        folgrz -
        Wow vac motorsports freakin delivers!

        is there anything you guys dont do? lol

        Welcome! Click here to enlarge
      1. Sticky's Avatar
        Sticky -
        Very happy to have them on board.
      1. BattaM3's Avatar
        BattaM3 -
        I've been a customer of there's for years. GOOD PEOPLE and work. My car pretty much lives there or HPF. It's there now. LolWelcome Vac to the only forum that matters. Mario
      1. Sticky's Avatar
        Sticky -
        Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by BattaM3 Click here to enlarge
        I've been a customer of there's for years. GOOD PEOPLE and work. My car pretty much lives there or HPF. It's there now. LolWelcome Vac to the only forum that matters. Mario
        Awwww Click here to enlarge
      1. BattaM3's Avatar
        BattaM3 -
        For real there good dudes. I should I'm there or my car is. Lol
        They been doing all my work since my warrenty expired and went crazy. Only thing they didn't do is Hpf 2.5 build. My cars there now getting some bugs worked out. Throttle issues.

        They be doing my suspension and new wheel setup along with seats and whatever else I can think of before next summer. My car is no daliy driver anymore. I'm getting a new car for that in month.

        M3 is going to be racecar/weekend warrior.
      1. Sticky's Avatar
        Sticky -
        Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by BattaM3 Click here to enlarge
        My car is no daliy driver anymore. I'm getting a new car for that in month.
        What car?
      1. BattaM3's Avatar
        BattaM3 -
        My new car?? My payments I owed to hpf are almost done. So I'll be picking up a Jeep wrangler rubicon 4-door fully loaded everything black. It's pretty much same price as what my monthly HPF payments were. So no bigdeal. Actually in the next 4 month alot of dumb$#@! I owe is finished.

        So once my throttle issue is fixed Vac will be doing some more work. Good stuff instead of fixing stock parts I break. Lol

        Would like to get into so beginner track things. I had a rough 2011 but things are gettinguch better for me and m3



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      1. Sticky's Avatar
        Sticky -
        Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by BattaM3 Click here to enlarge
        So I'll be picking up a Jeep wrangler rubicon 4-door fully loaded everything black. It's pretty much same price as what my monthly HPF payments were. So no bigdeal. Actually in the next 4 month alot of dumb$#@! I owe is finished.
        Awesome, congrats!

        Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by BattaM3 Click here to enlarge
        So once my throttle issue is fixed Vac will be doing some more work.
        What was the throttle issue?
      1. flipm3's Avatar
        flipm3 -
        Welcome VAC Motorsports to Bimmerboost. There is no doubt that this forum will gain a lot from your experience and knowledge.Just to throw it out there, I use VAC Motorsports floor seat mounts in my E46 M3 and it made fitment 100% perfect! I just received their Ultra-Light Under Drive Pullies for my E46 M3 which I'll be installing in the next month or so. Their fabrication and machine work is second to none!
      1. 0-60Motorsports's Avatar
        0-60Motorsports -
        Its Great to see VAC here! Im a loyal customer Click here to enlarge
      1. Sticky's Avatar
        Sticky -
        Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by 0-60Motorsports Click here to enlarge
        Its Great to see VAC here! Im a loyal customer Click here to enlarge
        Glad to see all these people happy with their products and work.
      1. Mike@VAC's Avatar
        Mike@VAC -
        Thanks for the invite guys Click here to enlarge I'm still the noob at VAC, but its a great place to work. I will be posting more soon!
      1. Sticky's Avatar
        Sticky -
        Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Mike@VAC Click here to enlarge
        Thanks for the invite guys Click here to enlarge I'm still the noob at VAC, but its a great place to work. I will be posting more soon!
        Our pleasure to have you here. We look forward to seeing more posts and what VAC is up to!