VWVortex

The Volkswagen Enthusiast Website

Latest Stories in Aftermarket & Industry News

Deutsche Auto Parts Releases Center-Exit Exhaust for Mk7 GTI

posted by on 28 August 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

DAP centerexit 600x300

Utilizing the OEM Volkswagen Accessory rear valence, Deutsche Auto Parts has developed a Center exit exhaust for the Mk7 Golf GTI.  Made from 304 Stainless Steel, the system is said to be drone-free and perfectly suited for daily driving. From the provided videos, we’d say it sounds pretty damn good, too. Check out the announcement below. […] More…

ECS Tuning MK7 Angled Vent Pod & Boost Gauge Kit

posted by on 28 August 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

dfifcbag 600x300

ECS Tuning has done it again! The buzz of excitement is in the air with their new in-house designed MK7 Electronic Boost Gauge and Vent Pod Kit! Never before has beauty and function reached this level. With factory-matched features and flawless performance, this new Boost Gauge and Vent Pod Kit will integrate seamlessly into your […] More…

Carbon Works Berlin Creates a Carbon Fiber Gas Tank for Mk1 Golf

posted by on 27 August 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

carbon tank 1 960 600x300

Ahh carbon fiber, you’re everywhere these days, aren’t you?  A full-blown tailoring industry has been molded around, well, molding, and the products it pumps out are limited only by imagination and budget.  Take the latest exercise from Carbon Works Berlin, a fuel tank done completely in carbon fiber. Now, we think it’s a safe assumption that […] More…

KERMATDi Becomes Exclusive US Distributor of Auto-Polar FIS

posted by on 27 August 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

kerma fis 600x300

Colorado-based KERMATDi has announced that they have secured distributorship of Auto-Polar FIS, a plug and play system that can display multiple vehicle parameters such as boost level, exhaust gas temperatures, and coolant temperature.  In total, more than 140 different parameters are visible on the center cluster with the Auto-Polar FIS installed, and at $299 it’s […] More…

New DSG / Automatic Shift Knob Pre-Order From Black Forest Industries

posted by on 27 August 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

dsgs2header 600x300

Just because your car doesn’t have a third pedal, doesn’t mean you should be stuck with some goofy shifter. Until now options were limited to OEM and other less than ideal choices for those with DSG / Automatic cars. Fortunately with Black Forest Industries’  proprietary design you can ditch your stock shifter and switch to […] More…

034Motorsport Presents New Line of Billet Aluminum Dogbone Mount Inserts for Audi & Volkswagen

posted by on 26 August 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

audi volkswagen dogbone mount inserts1 600x300

034Motorsport is proud to announce the availability of a new line of Billet Aluminum Dogbone Mount Inserts for Audi & Volkswagen vehicles, including the 8J/8p/8V Audi TT/A3/S3 (MQB) and MkV/MkVI/MkVII Volkswagen Golf/Jetta/GTI/GLI/R32! These precision-machined inserts are designed to fill voids in the factory dogbone mount, and limit fore-aft movement of the engine and transmission under load, which […] More…