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Forge Motorsport Intake Pressure Compensation Valve

posted by on 29 August 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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UK based tuning firm Forge Motorsport may have just revolutionized the aftermarket with their new Intake Pressure Compensation Valve.  Designed to prevent pressure drops within a Diverter Valve, Forge’s new kit will greatly improve in-gear acceleration and throttle response on turbocharged cars.  At the time of publishing US pricing has yet to be determined, but […] More…

Finland RX Dropped in 2015 Due To Congested Calendar

posted by on 29 August 2014 in Motorsport News

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In a rather bold move, the FIA announced today that they will be dropping FIA World Rallycross Finland from the World Rallycross schedule in 2015.  The move aims to help alleviate some of the congestion in the 2015 schedule after the addition of additional events like Spain RX which will take place at the Barcelona […] More…

Video: Sébastien Ogier Takes On Thomas Müller in Penalty Shootout

posted by on 29 August 2014 in Videos

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As a Silver Boot award winner at this summer’s FIFA World Cup with five goals to his name during the tournament, Thomas Müller knows a thing or two about slipping the ball past a goal keeper.  As the defending World Rally Champion, Sébastien Ogier is quite adept at placing his Volkswagen Polo R WRC exactly […] More…

Golf GTE- Production with Cutting-Edge Technology

posted by on 29 August 2014 in Volkswagen News

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With the “GTE” comes yet another drive variant for Volkswagen’s best-selling Golf. The 204hp plug-in hybrid on average consumes just 1.5 liters of fuel for every 100 kilometers on the road, almost reaching the performance values ​​of the GTD variant. Due to its construction method with the modular transverse matrix (MQB), the new GTE plug-in can be […] More…

“May the Forced Induction Be with You” T-Shirt from Blipshift

posted by on 29 August 2014 in Choice Gear

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If you’ve been around the Volkswagen brand for more than a few seconds, you know that their use of turbos and superchargers have helped to draw in countless enthusiasts. Given that, we offer you this latest T-shirt design from the team at Blipshift. The font and the saying are plucked from the world of Star Wars. […] More…

Volkswagen Motorsport International Newsletter

posted by on 29 August 2014 in Motorsport News

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With Volkswagen participating in so many forms of Motorsport around the world, it’s often difficult to keep track of their performance. Luckily for us, Volkswagen Motorsport goes through the trouble of rounding up all of the key information from their various race series, and puts it all in one press release. Let’s get started. FIA […] More…