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AWE Tuning Releases Mk7 GTI S-FLO Carbon Intake

posted by on 20 February 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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AWE Tuning has released its Mk7 GTI S-FLO Carbon Intake. Boasting a fully enclosed carbon fiber construction, an AWE Tuning S-FLO Air Filter, and AWE Tuning’s No Check Engine Light Guarantee, and Fitment Guarantee. “The AWE Tuning S-FLO Carbon Intake can unlock up to 18 hp and 18 ft-lbs of torque on Mk7 GTIs when combined with GIAC […] More…

Gruvenparts.com Releases Complete Rear Suspension Solution for Mk4 R32, Audi A3, and MK1 TT

posted by on 20 February 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Gruvenparts.com has announced the release of their complete rear suspension solution for the Mk4 Volkswagen R32, as well as 8P Audi A3 and Mk1 Audi TT.  The Gruvenparts adjustable rear control arms are available with spherical or polyurethane bushings, and replacement front and rear swayer links for those looking to do a complete refresh.  Purchasers […] More…

ST Suspensions Releases Coilover Kit for Volkswagen Polo R WRC Street

posted by on 20 February 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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ST Suspension has announced the release of their Coilover Suspension kit for the Polo R WRC Street, a 220hp limited production model which has understandably become quite popular with enthusiasts.  Offering lowering of up to 65mm on most Polo models and tuned by the engineers at KW, the kit greatly improves aesthetic while retaining a […] More…

Unitronic Stage 2+ Turbo Upgrade Kit for 2.0 TSI® Gen3 MQB®

posted by on 19 February 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Unitronic is pleased to announce its Turbocharger Upgrade Kit* for the 2.0 TSI® Gen3 MQB® engine. With countless hours of research and development completed utilizing industry-leading calibration tools and equipment, Unitronic has achieved the perfect balance of performance while maintaining complete OEM-like reliability and drivability; boasting a staggering output of 381 HP/377 LB-FT TQ. Unitronic’s […] More…

838hp Mansory-Tuned Lamborghini Huracan to Debut at Geneva

posted by on 19 February 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Luxury car modification firm Masonry has focused their attention on Lamborghini’s new Huracan, resulting in a 236hp increase over stock, and a full aerodynamic package.  To compliment the increased power and more aggressive aesthetic, Mansory has also performed quite a bit of work on the interior including custom trimmed leather seats and a new steering […] More…

New German Performance Announces Spring Events Calendar and Sale

posted by on 18 February 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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New German Performance has announced a packed Spring Events Calendar with a track day event at Summit Pointe Raceway and Dyno Day at their Aberdeen, Maryland location, as well as a Winter Sale running through March 9th.  Offering classroom instruction and track time for drivers of all skill levels, the Summit Pointe event is hosted by the Chesapeake […] More…