Author Archives: Sean Porcher

A while back I wrote about some ways operators save money by using oil converters. This was a hot topic at the most recent iFlex show as many operators asked about using converters in place of specialty oils or combined with them. For every advocate of converters, there is a naysayer! I am sure one […]

There’s an age old question as to whether being charitable in your business actually helps drive customers, sales or even makes a difference to current or potential customers. Aside from fundraising events that may lead to a temporary increase in volume or revenue, are there any long term benefits to being charitable. Sure, it feels […]

One of the quickest ways to fail in a business is to listen to what everyone else has to say. By anyone else – I generally mean competitors and haters. Generally speaking, one goes into business to be successful and provide a quality product or service that fills another’s needs. When we started Throttle Muscle, […]

In my twenty-five plus years in the automotive service business, I have seen plenty of change! In fact, it seems that one of the main constants in our business is CHANGE! We’ve seen oil specifications changing (imagine going back twenty years and telling a co-worker that 0W16 would be the oil of the future), oil […]

If you are a sports fan, you have undoubtedly seen the rash of suspensions in professional sports for violations of a substance abuse policy. While sometimes you have to roll your eyes at the excuses some of these athletes make, I am sure there are cases out there of an athlete using a supplement they […]

Today someone who read my last article asked me: how’d Throttle Muscle get its start with MDA?  Well, that’s a great question and one that should make for a great topic here!  I have to go pretty far back though to start this story.  To understand the motivation behind our relationship with the Muscular Dystrophy […]

This last weekend I was in Las Vegas for the National Auto Dealers Association’s annual trade show and convention. I was at the show helping out at the Throttle Muscle trade show booth. The trade show was a bust for Throttle Muscle, definitely not a receptive audience for our line of products. At one point […]

Throttle Muscle is pleased to announce the long awaited arrival of two engine treatments: FX805 Advanced Synthetic Engine Treatment and +75K Advanced High Mileage Engine Treatment. These two engine treatments are both specifically formulated to complement specialty oils that are quickly becoming the preference of automotive consumers. FX805 Advanced Synthetic Engine Treatment is a fully […]