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APR Presents the 1.8 TSI Generation 3 ECU Upgrade (Tiptronic Now Supported)!

posted by on 12 May 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Product Page APR is pleased to present the ultimate engine control unit (ECU) upgrade for the 1.8T EA888 Gen 3 engine. APR’s ECU upgrade is available in octane-specific variations and is conveniently flashed to the vehicle’s factory ECU through the OBD-II port without any physical modification to the factory ECU. The ECU’s Simos 12 engine […] More…

PSA: Helen, GA Police Outline SoWo Rules

posted by on 11 May 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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It’s a safe bet that many among us will be heading to Georgia this weekend for Southern Worthersee.  And while we certainly see it as a few days to kick back, have fun with friends that you haven’t seen in a while, and check out the few thousand cars in attendance, it’s also important to […] More…

ECS Tuning® Becomes a Master Distributor of Milltek Sport Exhaust Systems for the Americas

posted by on 6 May 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

When an internationally-known and respected business like ECS Tuning partners with a performance exhaust company with 32 years of continuous product development and technical expertise, the benefit to the end consumer is immeasurable. From their presence in the Volkswagen Racing Cup and British Touring Car Championship, to their close cooperation with the car manufacturers themselves, […] More…

USP Presents MK7 Golf Traction Control Button Kits!

posted by on 4 May 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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The traction control system on modern cars limits tire spin by reducing power output to the wheels when tire spin is sensed. In certain situations such as driving in the rain this may be beneficial. However, in other situations such as driving in the snow or under hard acceleration, traction control can be detrimental. On […] More…

Autotech Releases Stainless Steel Cat-Back Exhaust for Mk7 Golf GTI

posted by on 28 April 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Autotech has announced the release of their exhaust for the Mk7 Golf GTI, featuring 2.5″ and 3″ T304 Stainless Steel tubing and power gains across the power band.  Coming in at just $659.99 and boasting a lifetime warranty, we’d say that it sounds like a pretty good deal, too. Read the full Release below. Autotech […] More…

034 Motorsport Announces Motorsport Engine/Transmission Mount Pair for Mk5 and Mk6 2.0T

posted by on 28 April 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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034Motorsport is proud to announce the availability of their Motorsport Engine/Transmission Mount Pair for MkV & MkVI Volkswagen 2.0T models, including the Golf, Jetta, GTI, GLI, Golf R, and B6 Passat! 034Motorsport’s Performance Mounts for MkV/MkVI Volkswagen & 8J/8P Audi models are are the new standard in track performance. These mounts are designed with performance in mind, […] More…