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Essen 2014: Ronal with Polished R10 and R50 Aero

posted by on 4 December 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Long associated with Audi since the earliest quattro rallying era, German wheel manufacturer Ronal was a presence at this year’s Essen Motor Show with a highlight on its new R10 and R50 Aero. The Ronal line of alloy wheels ranges from 14 to 22 inches and with a wide variety of designs. The emphasis at Essen was with […] More…

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…