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Video: Boba Motoring’s 1150hp Golf Transmission Test

posted by on 17 December 2014 in Videos

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Boba Motoring has installed a DogBox transmission into their 1150hp all-wheel-drive Mk2 Golf, so naturally it needed a quick testing, and in true Boba Motoring fashion, video cameras were involved.  At this point, I’m not quite sure if the cameras’ primary use is to capture video for public consumption, or as proof that Volkswagens this quick actually […] More…

Video: Polo Hillclimb Assault

posted by on 16 December 2014 in Videos

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Hillclimb racing translates extremely well to the YouTube format, as runs are generally quick, both in duration and in velocity. The cars are extremely focused, including numerous functional enhancements for downforce and power, making all the right noises. Pair these time-attack style builds with a few cameras staged on a race route, and you’re guaranteed to get […] More…

Video: Why Good Motor Mounts are Important

posted by on 10 December 2014 in Videos

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Certain parts of our cars get neglected.  We’re all guilty of it.  Chances are, if it doesn’t make an obnoxious noise or cause a warning light, the majority of us are likely to ignore some issues altogether.  One such often-neglected item are engine and transmission mounts.  Seeing as they connect a continuously-moving item to the […] More…

Video: Neymar Tries Out Navigation Skills with Sebastien Ogier

posted by on 9 December 2014 in Videos

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I’ve you’ve seen Brazil’s national squad play in the past few years, chances are that you’ve heard of Neymar.  The 22 year old forward has scored 42 goals in just 60 appearances for the team, and is currently ranked as one of the highest paid footballers in the world.  Clearly Neymar is adept at handling […] More…

Video: BBS RS Restoration by VR Wheels

posted by on 3 December 2014 in Videos

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BBS’s RS design is without a doubt the quintessential wheel for classic European cars.  So much so, that even though they are victim to thousands of replicas and knock-offs, genuine RS wheels command a premium regardless of condition. When Clarion decided to undertake their latest “Clarion Build” (in this case, a BMW 2002 which will be raffled […] More…

Video: Sebastien Ogier Pilots the Golf R Variant

posted by on 2 December 2014 in Videos

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Our lust for the Golf R Variant is something that we just can’t seem to shake.  A 300hp version of Volkswagen’s latest 2.0T, 4Motion all-wheel drive, and wagon practicality make for a nearly perfect commuter car, but sadly North Americans won’t be able to get their hands on one when the car goes on sale early […] More…