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Foust, Volkswagen Developing Beetle for 2015 GRC Championship

posted by on 27 October 2014 in Motorsport News

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We are now less than one week away from the Red Bull Global Rallycross finale in Las Vegas, Nevada, but Andretti Autosport is just beginning to learn the ins and outs of their new Volkswagen Beetle GRC cars.  With only three races under their belts in the specially developed platform, Tanner Foust and Scott Speed are […] More…

Video: Sights, Sounds and Slides of Rally Spain

posted by on 27 October 2014 in Videos

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The World Rally Championship does not receive the coverage that it deserves in the United States, and after watching this video, that fact becomes even more disappointing.  Driving at ten tenths down narrow strips of tarmac and dirt b-roads, rally drivers exhibit lightning quick reflexes and an almost superhuman level of car control at each […] More…

Volkswagen Motorsport International Newsletter

posted by on 27 October 2014 in Motorsport News

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With Volkswagen participating in so many forms of Motorsport around the world, it’s often difficult to keep track of their performance. Luckily for us, Volkswagen Motorsport goes through the trouble of rounding up all of the key information from their various race series, and puts it all in one press release. Let’s get started. Volkswagen […] More…

WRC: Ogier and Ingrassia Defend WRC Title in Spain

posted by on 27 October 2014 in Motorsport News

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World champions*: Ogier/Ingrassia out of reach after seventh victory of the season Eleven victories in one season: another record for Volkswagen in the WRC Ogier ahead of Latvala and Mikkelsen: three Volkswagen drivers in front at the end of the season* A big day for Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia. A big day for Volkswagen. […] More…

ECS Tuning Releases Aluminum Street Shield for Multiple VAG Applications

posted by on 27 October 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Protection of your undercarriage and oil pan is vital. Between giant potholes, speed bumps and bumpy terrain your vehicle is exposed to a variety of impacts that can ruin your oil pan or other critical components. With the VAG enthusiast community in mind, and knowing the lower you go the higher your risk, ECS Tuning’s […] More…

Vossen Wheels Photo Shoot Features CVT Wheel on Beetle Turbo

posted by on 24 October 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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With the ability to design handsomely styled wheels and cover the industry in a way few can, Vossen Wheels have carved out quite the niche for themselves within the industry.  In a recent photoshoot, Vossen has placed the spotlight on their CVT wheel design using a Beetle Turbo show it off. Vossen’s 10-spoke CVT is a […] More…