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Essen 2014 Gallery: Part 2

posted by on 9 December 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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This year’s Essen Motor Show has come to a close, but before the cars were rolled outside and lights were turned off, the show previewed many of the trends that will be popular in the coming years.  Quite possibly the closest thing to SEMA happening overseas, Essen did not disappoint in the number and quality […] More…

Carlex Design Applies Expertise to New GTI

posted by on 9 December 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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We’re fairly certain the whole tailored interior trend is an established thing now. A number of firms have been tailoring the more exotic and expensive makes under the Volkswagen Group umbrella, but very few have focused their attention on the Volkswagen brand.  Polish tailors Carlex Design look to change that with their new GTI, featuring […] More…

USP Motorsports Releases Automatic Hatch Pop Kit

posted by on 5 December 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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USP Motorsports consistently strives to develop innovative products that the community desires. The Automatic Hatch Pop Kit is just one example of such products. Are you tired of fumbling to open your hatch with a hand full of groceries? Well so are we! USP has assembled a complete kit which allows your Golf’s rear hatch […] More…

Essen 2014 Gallery: Part 1

posted by on 4 December 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Taking place yearly in Essen, German, the Essen Motor Show plays host to a large number of firms from the automotive aftermarket looking to pull the wraps off of their latest projects and set the trends that the industry will be shaped by for the year to come.  Closely resembling our own SEMA show, Essen […] More…

Essen 2014: Ronal with Polished R10 and R50 Aero

posted by on 4 December 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Long associated with Audi since the earliest quattro rallying era, German wheel manufacturer Ronal was a presence at this year’s Essen Motor Show with a highlight on its new R10 and R50 Aero. The Ronal line of alloy wheels ranges from 14 to 22 inches and with a wide variety of designs. The emphasis at Essen was with […] More…

VMR Wheels Displays V810 on Mk7 GTI

posted by on 3 December 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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The release of each new GTI is eagerly awaited by enthusiasts ready to trade in their current vehicle for the latest in Volkswagen’s long line of legendary all-rounders.  It goes without much surprise then, that manufacturers within the aftermarket space are also keen to get their hands on the cars as well, as they are […] More…