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Haiopai Racing – The Fun of Clubsport from Cam Shaft

posted by on 13 August 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Ordinary things are done quickly at CAM SHAFT in Kempen on the Lower Rhine, however, unique things take a little longer! The CAM SHAFT crew has been demonstrating this for almost 10 years with countless examples of its creative power in terms of livery design and in the past have often initiated new trends in this field. CAM […] More…

Modded Euros Partners with Sticker Mule for Store Credit Offer

posted by on 11 August 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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ModdedEuros.com has teamed up with Sticker Mule to offer all VWVortex members a $10 store credit to StickerMule.com, as a thank you for helping to support both Modded Euros and the Volkswagen community through use of our forums.  In order to get the store credit, follow this link to fill out a quick form and the […] More…

Petition to Kill the “25 Year Rule” For Vehicle Importation Pops Up on White House Website

posted by on 7 August 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Let me state the obvious- The 25 Year Vehicle Importation rule is excessive and unnecessary. Now that we’re all in agreement, our friends at Petrolicious have decided to do something about it.  By creating a petition on WhiteHouse.gov, Petrolicious hopes to change the importation law to allow vehicles that are just 15 years old to […] More…

Smyth Performance Launches ‘Ute’ Conversion for MK4 Jetta and Golf

posted by on 4 August 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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As a co-founder of both Factory Five Racing and Local Motors, Mark Smith is no stranger to the home-built car industry.  With his latest venture, ‘Smyth Performance’, Mark has set his sights on producing “easier to build cars on existing platforms and systems.”  As such, he chose the fourth generation Jetta and Golf as a starting […] More…

Black Forest Industries Introduces GS2 Air Leather Shift Knob

posted by on 1 August 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Not to toot our own horn, but we’re pretty sure we’ve just raised the bar when it comes to one of the most frequently touched parts of your car’s interior. This heavyweight shift knob feels like butter in the palm of your hand, thanks due to the top grain perforated air leather that it’s wrapped […] More…

New German Performance Releases Type II Coilover Suspension System

posted by on 31 July 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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New German Performance has announced the release of their Type II Coilover System, which improves upon their Type I kit by offering dampening adjustability up front, with stiffer spring rates at all four corners.  Designed for more aggressive drivers with light track usage in mind, the Type II comes in at an extremely competitive price […] More…