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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…

APR Releases Software Upgrade for Mk7 Golf R

posted by on 2 December 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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APR is pleased to present the ultimate engine control unit (ECU) upgrade for the MQB platform MK7 Golf R with the new 2.0 TSI Generation 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 […] More…

Karmann Ghia with Viper Power Displayed at Essen

posted by on 2 December 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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When you think of the Karmann Ghia, chances are that “hot rod” and “fast” are far from the first things that comes to mind.  A few years ago, Illinois-based Deanz Rodz and Race Carz set out to change that line of thinking by taking a perfectly good Karmann Ghia and giving it the street rod treatment as […] More…

Borbet Presents New Wheel Design in Essen

posted by on 2 December 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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At Borbet, the light metal experts with tradition, time never stands still as product developers continuously create new designs and innovative manufacturing techniques. Fresh from the forge creativity of the house: the S Borbet wheel.  Just in time for Essen Motor Show 2014 Borbet presents a modern and very sporty design.  Available in January 2015, the wheel is […] More…

JE Design Adds Widebody Kit for the Seat Leon Cupra 5 Door

posted by on 26 November 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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JE Design has announced their widebody kit for the 5 door Seat Leon Cupra, which adds some much needed aggression to the car’s exterior profile.  To match this aggression, JE Design has also fitted a host of performance products to the Leon Cupra which takes the car from a “tame” 280hp to a much more […] More…

PowerflexUSA Releases New Suspension Geometry Adjustment Bushings for Golf Mk5/Mk6, Passat, Scirocco, A3, S3, TT

posted by on 25 November 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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PowerflexUSA has announced the release of a full product line for the Volkswagen Golf Mk5, Mk6, Passat, Scirocco and Audi’s A3, S3, and TT.  Designed to increase stiffness and allow for additional adjustment with slight increases in noise, vibration and harshness, the PowerflexUSA Front and Rear Bush kits come with a Lifetime Warranty. Read the […] More…