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2015 Golf GTI Wins Autoweek’s “Best of the Best”/Car Award

posted by on 16 December 2014 in Volkswagen News

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The seventh-generation “hot-hatch” is recognized for its perfect combination of performance, economy, fit and finish, design and value  Herndon, VA — Volkswagen of America, Inc. is proud to announce today that the 2015 Golf GTI has won Autoweek’s annual “Best of the Best”/Car award. The all-new Golf GTI was evaluated against every new or significantly updated model throughout […] More…

JPM Coachworks Announces Holiday Sale on All Volkswagen Fabrics

posted by on 15 December 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Atlanta-based JPM Coachworks has announced the launch of their new website and a 15% Holiday Sale on their most popular items.  JPM is a full-service tailoring company, specializing in custom interior work and distribution of Alcantara as well as numerous OEM Volkswagen fabrics including Jacky and Clark Plaid cloth.  Check out their website here, and stay updated on their […] More…

Motor Mavericks Monthly Wheel Giveaway

posted by on 15 December 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News


Motor Mavericks have announced an upcoming monthly wheel giveaway, with automatic entry after each purchase from their online store.  As a bonus for VWvortex Members, each purchase will be worth one additional entry into the drawing, meaning that VWvortex members will have much better odds than other participants. Read the full Press Release below. The […] More…

ECS Tuning Releases Billet Aluminum Oil Filter Housing for VR6 24v Applications

posted by on 15 December 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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The ECS Tuning Billet Oil Filter Housing is an attractive, durable upgrade designed to prevent dangerous and unsightly oil leaks. It is an exact-fit replacement from the original; but the similarity ends there. You can forget about cracked housings and the worry of stripping out threads since aluminum is much more forgiving than plastic.  It […] More…

Škoda Begins Production of New Fabia Estate

posted by on 15 December 2014 in Skoda News

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Škoda has announced the beginning of production of the new Fabia Estate, a vehicle which the brand claims will be a “pillar” of the brand’s growth strategy.  Going on sale next month, the Fabia Estate offers the largest storage space in its class and is built upon the Volkswagen Group’s MQB architecture. Read the full […] More…

Volkswagen Motorsport International Newsletter

posted by on 15 December 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. Final […] More…