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APR Presents the 1.8T/2.0T EA888 Gen 3 Boost Tap v2

posted by on 26 February 2015 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 into an unused port on the factory intake manifold and doesn’t interfere with the factory T-MAP sensor. Product Page […] More…

Bentley Team Dyson Racing Aims for 2015 Pirelli World Challenge Championship

posted by on 25 February 2015 in Motorsport News

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Bentley Team Dyson Racing has set its sights on bringing the brand its first-ever North American racing title after successful winter development and testing.  The team is very confident going into the 2015 season, as they were able to find success after very little time in the car at the tail end of last year. […] More…

Geneva 2015: Four-door Sport Coupé Concept GTE Signals New Era of Volkswagen Design

posted by on 25 February 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Sport Coupé Concept GTE fascinates with exclusive sports car design High-tech concept car with plug-in hybrid drive Key facts about the Sport Coupé Concept GTE: 1. The Sport Coupé Concept GTE is the champion of a new progressive Volkswagen design language. 2. Concept combines exclusive sports car design with four-door body concept and large boot […] More…

Volkswagen Plant Expansion Underway in Chattanooga

posted by on 25 February 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Construction Will Add 2nd Vehicle Line: New Midsize SUV CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Construction is underway at the Volkswagen Chattanooga manufacturing facility in preparation for production of an all new Midsize SUV. The first phase of construction started in early January 2015 and will continue for the next two years. Volkswagen Chattanooga CEO and President Christian Koch gave […] More…

Geneva 2015: Porsche Premieres Two New High-Performance Cars for the First Time

posted by on 25 February 2015 in Porsche News

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Porsche has announced today the premiere of two all-new models with a focus on race track performance at this year’s Geneva Motor Show.  The first of these two models is the Cayman GT4, the purist’s choice of Porsche’s track-day cars due to it’s proper manual gearbox and detuned 3.8L flax six, which was plucked straight from […] More…

Volkswagen Group Communications Sets up Section for Global Digitalization Strategy

posted by on 25 February 2015 in Volkswagen News

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The Volkswagen Group is driving digitalization forward in all areas, including communications. As part of its “Future Tracks” initiative, the Company is therefore setting up a section dedicated to the global digitalization strategy of the Group’s communication activities. As Stephan Grühsem, General Representative of Volkswagen AG and Head of Group Communications, External Relations and Investor […] More…