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Event Coverage: Deutsche Werks

posted by on 19 August 2005 in Events Coverage

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August 6th, 2005 marked the debut of yet another show in the watercooled VW scene. What’s so special about this event is that it actually lived up to the hype surrounding it. Deutsche Werks was billed as the German Auto Experience – produced by enthusiasts, for enthusiasts; where quantity does not matter as much as […] More…

A/b: 1991 GTI 16v

posted by on 17 August 2005 in AUTObiography

Want to see your car featured in an AUTObiography? Just click HERE. We can’t promise you that we’ll feature every car that gets submitted, but we encourage you to be creative with your answers, as that’s always a good way to score some brownie points with us. Quality photos won’t hurt your chances any, either, […] More…

European Event Coverage: Gifhorn Treffen

posted by on 15 August 2005 in Events Coverage

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Welcome to our series coverage of the European 2005 event schedule. The European 2005 VW/Audi show and treffen season is finally upon us, and no doubt this means we North Americans will get a glimpse at what new styles and technologies will take the European continent by storm. Like it or not, what’s happening across […] More…

European Event Coverage: Hannover-Lehrte Treffen

posted by on 12 August 2005 in Events Coverage

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Welcome to our series coverage of the European 2005 event schedule. The European 2005 VW/Audi show and treffen season is finally upon us, and no doubt this means we North Americans will get a glimpse at what new styles and technologies will take the European continent by storm. Like it or not, what’s happening across […] More…

Feature Car: 1991 GTI VR6

posted by on 12 August 2005 in Feature Cars

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Although Mk2 VR6 conversions are a dime a dozen nowadays, there was a time when the swap was less common. The desire for a fun street car, distinguished from the crowd with a little polished perfection, is what motivated Zach Kurth to design his 1991 GTI about three years ago. As his technical skills were […] More…

European Event Coverage: Weyhe Treffen

posted by on 11 August 2005 in Events Coverage

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Welcome to our series coverage of the European 2005 event schedule. The European 2005 VW/Audi show and treffen season is finally upon us, and no doubt this means we North Americans will get a glimpse at what new styles and technologies will take the European continent by storm. Like it or not, what’s happening across […] More…