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New German Performance Hosting Open House at Virginia Location

posted by on 15 October 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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New German Peformance will be hosting an Open House this Saturday, October 18th at their Lorton, Virginia location, complete with refreshments, live music, special pricing an APR raffle, killer project cars and more.  Happening from noon to 5pm, the New German Performance Open House won’t be one to miss. Read the full Release below. NGP […] More…

Video: GIAC Tuned Golf R Sets Pump Gas Quarter Mile Record

posted by on 15 October 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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California-based software tuner GIAC made waves earlier this month when a Golf R with their programming ran an 11.1 second quarter mile at 125mph, setting a new record.  The European-spec Golf R was running 28psi during the attempt on pump gas, without the help of meth injection.  Video footage of the run and an official Press […] More…

Euro Kreations Rear Seat Delete Kit

posted by on 14 October 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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With the increase in racing seats, bolt-in roll cages and other race-inspired modifications within the Volkswagen scene, we’ve seen our fair share of deleted rear seats and false floor kits.  We can certainly appreciate those who have gone the DIY route, but after seeing the kits available from Euro Kreations, we have to wonder why you’d […] More…

Powerflex USA Releases New Rear Shock Bushings for Mk1 Golf and Scirocco

posted by on 10 October 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Powerflex USA has announced the release of their new Rear Shock Top Mount Bushings for the Mk1 Golf and Scirocco, designed to improve handling through increased mount rigidity in the rear of A1 chassis Golf and Scirocco vehicles.  Offered in both “street” and “race” densities, Powerflex Rear Shock Top Mount Bushings offer the perfect solution, […] More…

ECS Tuning Releases Billet Aluminum Oil Filter Housing for Gen3 1.8T/2.0T VAG Applications

posted by on 9 October 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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VW has once again utilized a cost-cutting plastic oil filter housing. These fragile housings on previous VW/Audi models have shown to be prone to stripping during removal, and cracking during over-tightening. A damaged filter housing presents the very real possibility of losing significant amounts of oil, putting critical engine components in serious risk of permanent […] More…

APR Releases Turbo Muffler Delete for MQB Platform Vehicles

posted by on 7 October 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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APR is pleased to present the high flow, Turbo Muffler Delete for various 1.8T and 2.0T engines featuring an IHI turbo. All too often OEM components must sacrifice various performance minded characteristics in an effort to appeal to a wide variety of customers. While an enthusiast typically wants better boost response and more power, all while […] More…