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AWE Tuning Releases VW Mk7 Golf R S-Flo Carbon Intake

posted by on 17 April 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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AWE Tuning has released its Volkswagen Mk7 Golf R S-FLO Carbon Intake. Featuring a fully sealed carbon fiber airbox with AWE Tuning S-FLO Air Filter, and wielding AWE Tuning’s industry leading No Check Engine Light Guarantee, and Fitment Guarantee. “10 hp and 9 ft-lbs of torque at the crank is a great addition to the Golf […] More…

Unitronic Performance Software for Golf R and S3 MQB

posted by on 17 April 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Unitronic is pleased to announce the official worldwide release of its Performance Software for the MK7 Golf R and 8V S3®. Unitronic has precisely re-calibrated the SIMOS 12/18 engine control unit (ECU) to deliver maximum performance while ensuring complete OEM-like reliability and drivability from V.A.G.’s latest generation of the turbocharged four cylinder high-output 2.0-liter TSI® […] More…

Black Forest Releases Limited Edition GS2R Weighted Shift Knob

posted by on 15 April 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Black Forest Industries has hit their stride in the creation of what is surely one of the most refined lines of aftermarket shiftknobs available. This latest offering takes the GS2 series to the next level with the addition of red perforated Alcantara. This knob feels as supple as it looks in your hand, but with […] More…

ECS Tuning Brings on Progressive Rennline Inc. Product Line

posted by on 10 April 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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ECS Tuning brings on progressive Rennline Inc. Volkswagen product line – unique performance, body and interior releases expected to deeply enrich the ECS Catalog. In-house prototyped and manufactured Rennline parts thrive on exclusivity and innovation.  Known world-wide primarily for their creative and original Porsche offerings, Rennline Inc. is not only the distributor, but manufacturer of the […] More…

Tuned Fleets and Company Cars– An Interesting Option from ABT Sportsline

posted by on 9 April 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Would you consider tuning a fleet car?  ABT Sportsline would, and leveraging their reputation for OEM quality and reliability, the German tuning firm aims to do just that.  Offering programs for the extremely common (in Europe, at least) Volkswagen Golf and Passat, as well as Audi’s A4 and A6 fleet vehicles, ABT thinks that tuning […] More…

Forum Find: Rallycross Volkswagen Caddy Build

posted by on 8 April 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Over the years, the builds documented on our forums have varied from the relatively tame suspension and wheels variety to the more ambitious sky-is-the-limit and time is not a factor type.  With that in mind, I’d like to direct your attention to the Volkswagen Lounge subform. After rolling his Mk2 Rallycross car late last year, user […] More…