This is Christian ,COO, born in Tampa, Florida, he got his start with hot wheels and building revell models in his mom's basement. Since then his hot wheel addiction has transferred into a serious life size addiction. His first car was a 1990 5.0 5 speed Fox Body Mustang. He got into the industry early and has been a technician for 21 years. He lost count after owning 9 cars, and it is well beyond that and his favorite is his 2007 997 GT3RS. His dream car is a Ferrari F40. Christian started AZ Euros with Chad Day back in 2013. His goals for the company are to become the largest independent European service center in the valley by offering honest and quality work to enthusiasts and dealer shy customers. His favorite part of owning the company is seeing it grow with talented individuals who share similar passions and dreams. Outside of the business Christian not only enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, his favorite road trip was from Vancouver, BC to AZ Euros with Chad down the California coastline in two imported Eurospec B5 RS4’s, and lastly he is certified in professional driving for evasive maneuvers, 200+mph, on/off road maneuvering and ice/snow training.

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This is Chad, CEO of AZ Euros, born in Utah, he started his automotive career from buying and selling VW beetles in college for extra cash. Once he got the bug(no pun intended) for hunting down rare and cool vehicles, it turned into a dealers license. His first car was a 1999 Chevrolet 1500 Single Cab, Short-bed, V8 5.3L 2WD, since then he has lost count how many cars he has owned but his guess is in the thousands. His favorite out of the many is either one of his Volkswagen Mk4 R32’s or a Porsche 964 C2, while his dream car is a well sorted 964 C2. Chad started AZ Euros with Christian back in 2013 and his goals for the company are to offer enthusiasts the best service for their cars and exciting inventory. His favorite part of the company is buying new cars that he doesn’t even drive because the enjoyment of finding them is what brings him happiness. Outside of the business he enjoys spending time with his wife and kids on the lake, as he is the captain of his vessel.

This is Austin ,service manager, born in Portland, Oregon he got involved in the automotive industry from growing up around his father who built race engines for a living. His first car was a 1968 Nova which sparked his interest even more in the automotive industry. Since then he was a BMW Technician for 5 years and an advisor for 7 years. He has owned upwards of 60+ cars and his Phoenix Yellow E46 M3 being his favorite. His dream car is a BMW M1 or a Singer Porsche. Austin joined AZ Euros because it is a small enthusiast owned business run like a dealership and his favorite part of being on the team is educating customers with correct information. In Austin's words being asked his goals in the automotive industry he responded “I am living the dream.” Outside of work he is a amature tattoo artist and semi professional racecar driver, his favorite road trip was 89a and certifications outside of the industry he is a “certified BA.”

This is Kyle, born in Salt Lake City, Utah, he got involved in the industry from buying cars at 14 and hasn’t stopped since. His first car was a 1967 Volkswagen Fastback and over 100 cars and trucks. Kyle’s favorite car is his current imported euro spec RS6 Avant and he has multiple dream cars. He joined the AZ Euros team from the great experience of being a customer and hearing other customers talk so highly of us. His favorite part of being on the team is challenging himself and learning new things, with that his goals are to learn as much as possible. Outside of the shop he is a prior Navy rescue swimmer, has 16 years as an off road suspension mechanic, and is a semi professional pilot for his RC Planes.

This is Matt, service advisor for AZ Euros, born in Detroit, Michigan, his first car was a 1988 VW GTI. He got involved in the automotive industry by building air cooled VW’s which led to him asking for a job at a tuning shop. Since then he has been a performance specialist for 10+ years. He has owned 21 cars and either his past S52 E30 or current E90 M3 are his favorites. His dream car is a S65 swapped E46 M3. Matt joined AZ Euros because of Austin’s mullet, the facility and enthusiasm from the team and his favorite part of being here is wrenching on sweet cars. His goals in the industry are to move upwards where he doesn’t get as dirty. Outside of the shop he is an avid racecar driver, whether it is his E90 M3 with Pro Auto or RC Cars.

This is Daniel, service advisor here at AZ Euros, born in Los Angeles, California, he got introduced to the automotive industry by becoming a valet at a Porsche dealership. His first car was a 09 A3 which he currently still has along with his A6 3.0T. Daniels favorite out of the two is his track built A3 due to the manual transmission and his dream car follows his track hobby and is a 997 GT3 or gated R8. He joined the AZ Euros team seeing how passionate our staff and customers are about European cars. His favorite part of the job is helping educate customers and making fast cars faster. Outside of the office he spends his time at local track days with his A3 and is a licensed life insurance agent. With Daniel having such a love for the track it is no surprise that his favorite road trip was devil's highway. 

This is Cameron, he has been a technician for 9 years. Born in Seattle, Washington, he got his start in the automotive industry after attending UTI. His first car was a VR6 Mk4 Jetta while his favorite is his MK6 Golf which he has owned since 60 miles but his dream car is a BMW M4. Cameron joined the team for the cool cars and great employees. His favorite part of the job is fixing and maintaining cars. Outside of the office Cameron enjoys roller blading and hanging out with his wife and dog.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This is Jarod, Director of Media for AZ Euros, born in Phoenix, Arizona, he got involved in the industry from a job offer as a photographer and social media manager at a European shop. His first car was a 2003.5 E46 M3 and has owned 7 cars. Jarod’s favorite car is his current 2006 Alpine White on Cinnamon E46 M3 and his dream car is a BMW 3.0 CSL. He joined the AZ Euros team because of the professionalism, atmosphere and overall friendliness. His favorite part of the job is helping expand the company and shooting european cars everyday. Outside of work Jarod enjoys hoarding E46 parts, is a motorsports photographer, and is an amature golfer. Lastly his favorite road trip was taking PCH all the way to Monterey to watch IndyCar at Laguna Seca Raceway.

This is Ed, Master Porsche Technician here at AZ Euros. Born in Elgin, Illinois, he got introduced into the industry by handing tools to his father at a young age in the garage. He has owned 13 cars with his first being a 1984 Chevy Van. His favorite of the 13 was his 1970 Chevelle Malibu while his dream car is a 1970 Chevelle SS LS6. Ed's favorite part of the job is the satisfaction of fixing things that are broken. His favorite road trip was from Oregon to Atlanta with his father on the 2,000 mile road trip to start his 19 year journey as a Porsche Technician. Outside of the office he enjoys playing video games and long range shooting and served as an Infantry and Mortar man in the Army.

This is Ray,  BMW Specialist and technician of 9 years. Born in Phoenix, Arizona, his start in the industry goes back to watching his dad as a kid in the garage and at dealerships. Starting off with his BMW problem his first car was a 1990 E30 325is. Since then he has lost count how many cars he has owned, but hasn't forgot his favorite which is his current Supercharged E92 M3. His dream car stays in the BMW family and that is a F82 M4 GTS! Ray's joined to the team to build and modify Euros, while his favorite part of the job is building fast cars and getting to drive them. His goals in the industry are running his own performance shop. Outside of the office, Ray likes to watch sports, enjoy car shows, party and play the drums. His favorite road trip is the back roads to flagstaff such as Lake Mary road.

This is Julien, Parts Advisor of AZ Euros. Born in Phoenix, AZ, he got his start by buying a MK1 TT and requiring him to learn how to fix it leading to his love for euro cars. Since then he has owned 4 cars with his first being a Ford Ranger, while his dream car is a Supercharged widebody Lotus Exige. After attending our meets and local club events Julien saw the professional atmosphere and wanted to get involved with us. Since joining, his favorite part of the job seeing all his favorite cars everyday in the shop. Juliens goals in the industry is to learn as much as possible and use that to continue building his own. Outside of the office he enjoys graphic design, plays percussion and was an all-state competitor!

This is Matt, Mercedes specialists and technician of 15 years. Born in Merced, California, His grandpa owning a Mercedes/Volvo shop and dad being a service manager at a Mercedes/Volvo dealership sparked his interest in the automotive industry. His first car was a Volkswagen Quantum and he has owned 8 cars since then, his favorite was a 1978 Rabbit. His dream car sticks to his roots and is a Mercedes CLK GTR. His favorite part of the job is building customers dream projects, learning new skills, and expand his knowledge on other European cars. Matt's goals in the industry are managing a team of young technicians and helping them build a solid foundation. Outside of work he owns a detailing company, building and driving R/C cars and is a amateur mountain bike crash tester.