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Akrapovič Swiss Importer Shows First Titanium Exhaust for New Volkswagen GTI

posted by on 22 April 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Slovenian exhaust manufacturer Akrapovič has been making a name for itself for years with its lightweight titanium exhaust systems for primarily motorcycles, exotic sports cars and even Le Mans racers like the Audi R18 e-tron quattro. Perhaps even more interesting to our readers though is what appears to be like a move toward Volkswagen with […] More…

APR Releases Low Pressure Fueling System for the EA113 and EA888 2.0T

posted by on 18 April 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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APR is pleased to present the ultimate low pressure fueling system upgrade for the VAG EA113 and EA888 2.0T engines! The APR Low Pressure Fuel Pump (LPFP) Upgrade is designed to ensure the low pressure fueling system is capable of delivering the proper volume of fuel from the fuel tank to the high pressure fueling […] More…

C2Motorsports introduces the C2NER Handheld Programmer

posted by on 15 April 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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C2Motorsports introduces the C2NER Handheld Programmer, now with color Touchscreen! We are excited to present our latest update, the C2NER v2 touchscreen! Originally released in Golf R application only, we have now expanded our handheld programmer to include the most popular VAG engines including 1.8T, 2.5-I5, 12v/24v VR6, 2.0T T FSI/TFSI, 3.6 FSI as well […] More…

H&R Convinces in “Auto Bild Sportscars” Suspension Test

posted by on 11 April 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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H&R Coil Overs and Springs recently took home top honors in a suspension test put on by Auto Bild Sportscars Magazine.  When installed on the latest generation Golf GTI, the H&R Coilovers beat all competitors around the 3.345km Contidrom test track in Germany by a 1.5 second margin.  With H&R Springs installed on the same […] More…

BBS Declares War on Brand Pirates

posted by on 9 April 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Piracy knows no bounds.  Whether it’s Sunglasses, Clothing or in this case Wheels, it seems that the marketplace is constantly flooded with counterfeit goods sold to unknowing (or willing in some cases) consumers for what is perceived to be a ‘good deal’.  Aside from cutting into the profits companies use to develop new products, these […] More…

APR Releases V 3.0 Software for EA888 Gen 1 Turbocharger System

posted by on 9 April 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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APR is pleased to present the 2.0 TSI EA888 Gen 1 K04 Turbocharger System! For the budget minded individual, APR is pleased to offer software and hardware utilizing an APR proprietary customized version of the factory Borg Warner K04-64 turbocharger. Originally equipped on VAG’s high output models, such as the Golf R and S3, the […] More…