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ABT Upgraded Touareg TDI Packs A Punch

posted by on 18 June 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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ABT Sportsline has set their sights on the new Touareg TDI, tuning the motor to produce 290hp and nearly 500tq, with looks to match.  Fitted with ABT’s full styling package and lowering springs, the ABT Touareg is an aggressive package topped off by 22″ ABT DR wheels.  For more info, check out ABT’s website. Read […] More…

Tyrolsport Releases UG Aluminum Radiator

posted by on 18 June 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Tyrolsport has announced the release of their UG Aluminum Radiator for Mk5 and Mk6-chassis FSI and TSI applications.  Designed to combat high water temperatures that can be caused by some aftermarket intercoolers, the Tyrolsport UG Aluminum Radiator can decrease radiator outlet temperatures by as much as 25 percent.  Tyrolsport claims that the unit will work with all […] More…

APR Releases APR by Brembo Big Brake Kits

posted by on 16 June 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Product Page After years of research, testing and competitive analysis, APR is pleased to announce a technical partnership with Brembo; the world’s foremost leader in upgraded brake systems! Brembo has consistently offered uncompromising solutions that harmoniously mesh with APR’s performance upgrades. Through decades of research, development and championship wins the world over, Brembo has created […] More…

Neste Attempts to Drive TDI-powered Car Across America on Single Tank of Renewable Diesel

posted by on 12 June 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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The automotive world has seen its fair share of cross country road trips, but never one quite like this.  Setting off from Jacksonville, Florida on June 21st in a CLP Superlite SLC with 1.9 TDI power and running on Neste’s NEXBTL renewable diesel fuel, a team of four individuals will aim to become the first to ever […] More…

USP Motorsports Announces Spulen Motor Mount Inserts for Volkswagen Golf and Golf GTI

posted by on 9 June 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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The factory engine mounts on your MK7 GTI or Golf are constructed from soft rubber with several voids to allow movement. This design does not account for spirited driving and is unable to limit engine movement on cars with increased horsepower. In order to limit engine movement Spulen created a polyurethane insert that installs into […] More…

Forge Motorsport Releases Alloy Radiator for Golf GTI Mk7

posted by on 8 June 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Forge Motorsport’s range of precision tuning parts for hot VWs continues to grow at an ever-more impressive rate, and the latest design to emerge from the company’s Gloucestershire R&D division is this stunning ‘OEM+’ radiator for the sharply styled VW Golf Mk7 GTI. Forge’s engineering team looked long and hard at the factory design in […] More…