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Rieger Releases Bodykit for Mk7 Golf R

posted by on 13 March 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Rieger has announced the release of their new body styling kit for the Mk7 Golf R.  Comprised of a front splitter, rear diffuser with center-exit exhaust and side skirts, the kit subtly adds a great deal of aggression to the otherwise relatively tame looking car. Designed to be compatible with the stock rear bumper, Rieger’s rear […] More…

Tyrolsport Releases Deadset Kit for Mk5 and Mk6 Chassis

posted by on 13 March 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Tyrolsport has announced the release of their Deadset Kit, specifically designed to eliminate the subframe ‘clunk’ present is all Mk5 and Mk6-based vehicles.  Aided by custom, precision machined bold collars and ARP replacement bolts made to Tyrolsport’s specifications, the kit provides the long-term solution that many Volkswagen owners have been searching for. Read the full […] More…

FCPEuro Announces Catalog Expansion for 2015

posted by on 13 March 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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FCPEuro has announced today the expansion of its parts catalog for Volkswagen and Audi models.  In total, more than 20,00 Genuine Volkswagen and Audi parts will be added to the FCPEuro website, helping customers to get what they need in one easy to browse location.  In addition to the Genuine parts, FCPEuro has also added […] More…

GruvenParts.com Releases Billet Aluminum Oil Filter Housing for VR6 Applications

posted by on 12 March 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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GruvenParts.com has announced the release of their Billet Aluminum Oil Filter Housing for 2.8L, 3.2L and 3.6L Volkswagen and Audi VR6 applications.  The housing is machined from a solid block of aluminum to the exact specs of the stock unit to ensure a tight fit.  Additional information can be found below. Read the full Release […] More…

Black Forest Now Offering BBS Upsize Wheel Parts

posted by on 11 March 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Often times you run across that killer deal on a set of multipiece wheels, only to realize the diameter is not ideal for your application. Well now you can score that cheap set of wheels that has a bent barrel, or is just too small and up-convert them 1 full inch into a size that’s […] More…

Geneva 2015: BBS Premieres CI-R in Platinum Silver

posted by on 10 March 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Sometimes walking nearly 12 miles while at the Geneva Motor Show just isn’t enough to see it all.  Case in point is BBS’s new CI-R in Platinum Silver, which saw its official premiere at this year’s event.  The new wheel is available in 20″ only with multiple widths, offsets and bolt patterns.  BBS’s CI-R is […] More…