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Video: Volkswagen Motorsport’s Rally Spain Recap

posted by on 27 October 2015 in Videos

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Post-game press releases are fun, but they’re just words on a page.  Thanks to the ‘too long/didn’t read’ culture fostered by years of internet (ab)use, our attention spans have dropped to record lows and we’re constantly looking for something a bit more stimulating that standard on-brand prose.  Luckily, Volkswagen Motorsport sees this as more of […] More…

Video: Everyday Driver Tests Mk1 Golf with 1.8T Power

posted by on 15 October 2015 in Videos

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Engine swaps have long been a staple of the Volkswagen tuning scene, going back to the days of the aircooled lineup. After moving to more traditional cooling methods, the lego-like nature of first and second-generation Golf and Jetta models continued the trend, making it hard for casual observers to identify which examples actually came with […] More…

Video: Volkswagen Motorsport at Rally France

posted by on 12 October 2015 in Videos

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The 2015 edition of Rally France will be remembered by fans of the WRC as having some of the worst driving conditions in series history.  But somehow, even with stages closed due to landslides and more than 360 liters of rain, Volkswagen Motorsport’s Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila were able to come away unscathed and […] More…

Video: Volkswagen TDI-Inspired Parodies Pop Up Across the Web

posted by on 29 September 2015 in Videos

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I’ll level with you- I’m pretty tired of hearing about the whole TDI thing.  And until new info is released by Volkswagen, I really don’t care to read any more reports, whether credible or not.  That said, the internet is always ready for any and all opportunities to make fun of things, and luckily they’ve […] More…

Video: Boba Motoring’s Mk2 Runs 8.99 in Quarter Mile

posted by on 16 September 2015 in Videos

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Boba Motoring just can’t help themselves, can they?  Putting their exhaustive 16 valve tuning knowledge to good use, the tuner has returned to the drag strip with yet another 4MOTION 16 valve turbocharged Mk2, looking to put one more Golf into the 8s. But because you can only do this sort of thing so many […] More…

Video: HGP’s 700hp Golf R Test Drive and Drag Race

posted by on 20 August 2015 in Videos

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The HGP-tuned 700hp Golf R that Dragtimes helped make famous is back on their YouTube channel, this time for a quick test drive before lining up head to head against a Lamborghini Huracan.  And while the engine has been heavily updated, the owner has decided to keep the exterior completely stock, right down to the […] More…