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H&R Springs Upgrades New European Passat

posted by on 17 March 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Lennestadt, 17 March 2015 – In its class, the VW Passat has always set standards – and from the outset, H&R has developed made-to-measure suspension components for this model. This also applies to the latest eighth generation of the ever popular saloon: H&R now offers sport springs with lowering for the unexcitedly stylish notchback version. On both […] More…

Speedhunters Features Tanner Foust RWB Beetle

posted by on 16 March 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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SEMA can best be described as sensory overload.  Literally thousands of builds are packed into one location, with very little time to really take it all in.  Because of this, builders need to go bigger and better each year to ensure that they’ll be remembered.  Although this aftermarket arms race is the most predominant force […] More…

H&R Springs Teams With University Volkswagen for New Build

posted by on 13 March 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Pure white hot – pure fun!  As the new 2015 Volkswagen Golf rolled in, our project experts knew this would be a fun build. Starting with a new Golf SE 1.8TSI® 4-Door in pure white, we installed our popular H&R Street Performance Coil Overs, and set them to a lowering height of 2.3” front, 2.0” […] More…

Rieger Releases Bodykit for Mk7 Golf R

posted by on 13 March 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Rieger has announced the release of their new body styling kit for the Mk7 Golf R.  Comprised of a front splitter, rear diffuser with center-exit exhaust and side skirts, the kit subtly adds a great deal of aggression to the otherwise relatively tame looking car. Designed to be compatible with the stock rear bumper, Rieger’s rear […] More…

Tyrolsport Releases Deadset Kit for Mk5 and Mk6 Chassis

posted by on 13 March 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Tyrolsport has announced the release of their Deadset Kit, specifically designed to eliminate the subframe ‘clunk’ present is all Mk5 and Mk6-based vehicles.  Aided by custom, precision machined bold collars and ARP replacement bolts made to Tyrolsport’s specifications, the kit provides the long-term solution that many Volkswagen owners have been searching for. Read the full […] More…

FCPEuro Announces Catalog Expansion for 2015

posted by on 13 March 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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FCPEuro has announced today the expansion of its parts catalog for Volkswagen and Audi models.  In total, more than 20,00 Genuine Volkswagen and Audi parts will be added to the FCPEuro website, helping customers to get what they need in one easy to browse location.  In addition to the Genuine parts, FCPEuro has also added […] More…