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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…

MTM T400- Size Without Compromise

posted by on 6 October 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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German tuning legends Motoren Technik Mayer have focused their attention on the Volkswagen T5 Multivan, turning the 204hp people hauler into a 360hp sleeper.  With a host of performance modifications including 405mm 6-piston brakes, 20×9″ Bimoto wheels and a performance-tuned air suspension system, the MTM T400 is a complete package capable of adding a healthy does […] More…

034 Motorsport Adjustable Rear Sway Bar for FWD Mk5/Mk6 Volkswagens

press release by on 1 October 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Northern California’s 034 Motorsport has announced the release of their Solid Adjustable Rear Sway Bar kit for Front Wheel Drive fifth and sixth generation Volkswagen Golf and Rabbit models.  Constructed from 25.4mm thick spring steel, the 034 Motorsport Adjustable Rear Sway Bar kit comes in at 215% to 290% stiffer than the stock bar depending […] More…

Bruxsafol Debuts “Matte Caribbean Metallic” on Volkswagen Scirocco

posted by on 30 September 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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German vinyl manufacturers Bruxsafol have recently debuted their new Matte Caribbean Metallic finish on a new Volkswagen Scirocco, making for a finished product which is sure to turn heads wherever it goes.  As a part of Bruxsafol’s “Platinum Wrapping Film” line, the Matte Caribbean Metallic finish is manufactured to the highest standards ensuring longevity and providing […] More…

BBS Introduces SR, XA and CX-R “Special Edition” for the Cold Season

posted by on 26 September 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Just in time for the colder months, BBS Wheels has released three special edition wheels designed specifically for winter use.  The SR, XA and CX-R designs feature a special coating to resist gravel, road salt and other byproducts of winter driving, as well as new sizes to better accommodate winter rubber and snow chains. Read […] More…

Unitronic Presents 2.0 TSI Gen3 MQB Performance Software

press release by on 24 September 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Unitronic has announced software for the 2.0 TSI Gen3 MQB/Golf 7… More…