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World Premiere of Volkswagen TRISTAR at the IAA

posted by on 22 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Concept car combines features of the current T model series, providing an outlook on future generations 20-inch display, video conferencing system and espresso machine Hannover, 22 September 2014 – Multifunctional like a Swiss Army knife. Variable, reliable and an all-rounder: on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the first Syncro concept car, Volkswagen Commercial […] More…

Video: 750whp Volkswagen Golf Runs Quarter Mile in 9.7 Seconds

posted by on 22 September 2014 in Videos

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While the Volkswagen Golf wasn’t designed to be a quarter mile killer, it hasn’t stopped the aftermarket from attempting to turn it into one, with some having better results than others.  With 750whp on tap and a quarter mile time of less than 10 seconds, Greek tuning house Energie Racing Parts has made a pretty […] More…

Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross Pick Up A Valuable Win in Los Angeles

posted by on 22 September 2014 in Motorsport News

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Scott Speed Continues Hunt for Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship Herndon, VA — The Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross team fought their way through a challenging double-header at the Port of Los Angeles. A victory on day one and the debut of the 544 hp GRC Beetle made for an exciting weekend. Scott Speed, driver of the No. […] More…

HS Tuning Releases Complete European Tail Light Retrofit Kit for US-Spec MK7 Golf and GTI

posted by on 22 September 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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HS Tuning is pleased to present OEM LED tail light kits with retrofit harness for MK7 chassis Golf’s and GTI’s. The bad news for MK7 owners is that the ROW (Rest of World) OEM LED tail lights can’t be installed in North American cars without wiring and control module coding changes. The good news is […] More…

You Need This- Rennline GT3 RS-Style Door Pulls for MK5 Golf and Jetta

posted by on 22 September 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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While Facebook seems to be filled with shared click bait links and humble-brags from that kid you went to high school with and never really liked anyway, every once in a while, something genuinely interesting sneaks in to the newsfeed.  Earlier today, a post from an employee of Vermont-based Porsche aftermarket staple Rennline to the New […] More…

Volkswagen Motorsport International Newsletter

posted by on 22 September 2014 in Motorsport News

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FIA World Rallycross Championship Marklund holds on to potential championship win in Germany The Marklund Motorsport team and drivers remain contenders for the FIA World Rallycross Championship title following the race hosted in Germany. The best Volkswagen driver on the Estering near Buxtehude was Toomas ‘Topi’ Heikkinen (FIN), who came fifth in his Polo RX […] More…