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VWR Releases Uprated Lower Engine Mount for Golf 7 GTI / R / MQB

posted by on 11 July 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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VWR has released an upgraded lower engine mount for seventh generation Golf GTI and R, as well as other MQB vehicles like the Audi A3 and S3.  The upgraded unit works to make the car feel much sharper, and reduce wheel hop during hard acceleration.  VWR’s Lower Mount kit also includes a billet aluminum dog bone […] More…

APR Releases 1.8T & 2.0T EA888 Gen 3 Boost Tap

press release by on 10 July 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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The APR Boost Tap for the 1.8T and 2.0T EA888 Gen 3 engines is a simple, yet elegant solution for referencing boost pressure and vacuum as is commonly necessary for boost gauges. The boost tap plugs directly into the factory intake manifold via the boost pressure sensor bung and can be removed at any time […] More…

Black Forest Industries Releases First MK7 / MQB Torque Arm Insert

posted by on 10 July 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News


The list of affordable, yet effective modifications for the new MK7 / MQB platform just got a bit longer with the introduction of Black Forest Industries’ new torque arm insert. This 3D modeled part is meticulously designed to exactly fill the voids on the stock dogbone / torque arm to limit engine movement and to […] More…

JE DESIGN Builds Wide Body Kit for the Seat Leon Cupra

posted by on 10 July 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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The Seat Leon Cupra has a special place in our heart.  It may be because the latest generation is available with 276hp and briefly owned the front wheel drive lap record for a street car at the Nurburgring.  Or maybe, it’s simply because we can’t have one.  Either way, we try to keep our eyes […] More…

Unitronic Releases Intercooler Upgrade Kit for Generation 2 and 3 EA888 1.8/2.0 TSI and EA113 2.0 TFSI

posted by on 7 July 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News


Unitronic is proud to present its Intercooler Upgrade for the EA888 Gen2 1.8/2.0 TSI, Gen3 1.8/2.0 TSI, and EA113 2.0 TFSI engines. Unitronic’s Intercooler Upgrade is a complete direct OEM replacement of the factory intercooler providing significant performance benefits to maximize performance without sacrifice. • Highly efficient bar & plate intercooler core constructed of T5052 […] More…

VWR Releases 19″ Alloy Wheel

posted by on 7 July 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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VWR has released their popular wheel design in a new 19″ size, perfect for the seventh generation Golf and third generation Scirocco.  The wheels are motorsport developed, making them extremely lightweight while retaining superior strength.  VWR’s new 19″ wheels are available now. Read the full Press Release below. Highest quality materials and construction Lightweight yet […] More…