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APR Presents the B6 Passat, CC and Tiguan (FWD) Cast Downpipe Exhaust System!

posted by on 26 May 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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APR is pleased to present the B6 Passat, CC and Tiguan (FWD) Cast Downpipe Exhaust System! Product Page Upgrading the restrictive factory downpipe with the APR Cast Downpipe Exhaust System is a great way to increase performance and add a sophisticated growl to the exhaust note. Ideal performance is achieved through expelling exhaust gasses at […] More…

APR Presents the Golf R & S3 Stage II ECU Upgrade & Quarter Mile Record!

posted by on 13 May 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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APR is pleased to announce the Stage II ECU Upgrade for the Golf R and S3 is now available for the North American market with other markets around the world to follow. APR’s Stage II ECU Upgrade is designed to work with APR’s upcoming Cast Downpipe Exhaust System and builds upon APR’s already incredible Stage […] More…

APR Presents the 1.8 TSI Generation 3 ECU Upgrade (Tiptronic Now Supported)!

posted by on 12 May 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Product Page APR is pleased to present the ultimate engine control unit (ECU) upgrade for the 1.8T EA888 Gen 3 engine. APR’s ECU upgrade is available in octane-specific variations and is conveniently flashed to the vehicle’s factory ECU through the OBD-II port without any physical modification to the factory ECU. The ECU’s Simos 12 engine […] More…

APR Sets New North American Mk7 Golf R and GTI Quarter Mile Records

posted by on 7 April 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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This past weekend APR finally had a chance to run the new North American MK7 Golf R and the APR Stage 3 MK7 GTI at the local quarter mile drag strip. During Montgomery Motorsport Park’s “Street Night – Test and Tune” event, the Golf R and GTI were all but lost in a sea of big American muscle cars […] More…

APR Releases MK7 Golf R Software in North America

posted by on 23 March 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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APR Presents the North American MK7 Golf R & MK3 S3 ECU Upgrade! Product Page APR is pleased to present the ultimate engine control unit (ECU) upgrade for the 2.0T EA888 Gen 3 engine. APR’s ECU upgrade is available in octane-specific variations and is conveniently flashed to the vehicle’s factory ECU through the OBD-II port […] More…

APR Presents the 1.8T/2.0T EA888 Gen 3 Boost Tap v2

posted by on 26 February 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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The APR Boost Tap for the 1.8T and 2.0T EA888 Gen 3 engines is a simple, yet elegant solution for referencing boost pressure and vacuum as is commonly necessary for boost gauges. The boost tap plugs into an unused port on the factory intake manifold and doesn’t interfere with the factory T-MAP sensor. Product Page […] More…