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Unitronic Stage 2+ Performance Software for 2.0 TSI Gen3 MQB

posted by on 28 September 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Unitronic is pleased to announce the availability of its Performance Software for the IS38 (Golf R/S3) Turbocharger Upgrade for the 2.0 TSI Gen3 MQB. Unitronic’s complete Stage 2+ Performance Package was officially released back in February 2015, consisting of a turn-key, bolt-on solution of precisely calibrated Performance Software and Unitronic Performance Hardware design to work […] More…

BTCC: Table-topper Shedden extends advantage at Silverstone

posted by on 28 September 2015 in Motorsport News

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The lads of the BTCC did battle at Silverstone this past weekend, where a strong showing from Gordon Shedden resulted in the Honda driver opening up a 23 point lead over Team BMR’s Jason Plato.  Plato’s loss of points wasn’t due to a lack of effort, though, as the car saw a puncture and engine […] More…

Statement: Dr. Herbert Diess, CEO of the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand- “We are working at full speed on a solution.”

posted by on 25 September 2015 in Volkswagen News

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In the press release dated September 22, 2015, the Volkswagen Group announced that Volkswagen Group vehicles worldwide are affected by the current issues regarding emissions. The internal evaluation revealed that approximately five million Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand vehicles are affected worldwide. Certain models and model years of these vehicles (such as the sixth generation Volkswagen […] More…

Volkswagen Group Announces Restructuring, Personnel Changes

posted by on 25 September 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Brands and regions to be strengthened Vahland moves from Škoda to the Volkswagen brand Board of Management De Meo, Maier and Stackmann in new functions Board Member for Sales Klingler leaves the Group Contract with Board member for Procurement Garcia Sanz extended The Supervisory Board of Volkswagen AG approved a new management structure for the […] More…

Matthias Müller appointed CEO of the Volkswagen Group

posted by on 25 September 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Müller remains Chairman of Porsche AG until a successor has been found Matthias Müller (62) has been appointed CEO of Volkswagen AG with immediate effect. This was decided by the Supervisory Board at its meeting in Wolfsburg today (Friday). Müller is currently Chairman of Porsche AG in Stuttgart. He will continue in this function until […] More…

SEMA Bound: Momo’s Project GLI

posted by on 25 September 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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With summer officially over, and the more basic among us flocking to Starbucks and their local breweries for Pumpkin-infused everything, those of us in the aftermarket industry have turned our attention to SEMA.  This gathering of automotive excess in Las Vegas brings out the best, and sometimes the worst, in what the industry has to […] More…