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Video: Behind the Scenes at Red Bull GRC Seattle

posted by on 3 October 2014 in Videos

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Last weekend Scott Speed, Tanner Foust and the rest of Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross were at the Dirtfish Rally School for Red Bull Global Rallycross Seattle, for the series’ first-ever stop at the Pacific Northwest’s only Rally School.  This purpose-built facility made for an interesting event, with a surface that was nearly 60% dirt- one of […] More…

Video: Forge Action Day 2014

posted by on 3 October 2014 in Videos

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Now in its second year, the Forge Motorsport Performance Car Action Day recently invaded Castle Combe Circuit located in the south of Britain for a day track time.  Although the event is still in its infancy, more than 94 different owner’s clubs attended the event along with exhibitors including Eibach, Milltek, Cobra seats and more. […] More…

Video: Volkswagen GTI Competes in Motor Trend’s “2014 Best Driver’s Car” Competition

posted by on 29 September 2014 in Videos

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Both extremely vague and precisely accurate, the true meaning of the term “Driver’s Car” is something that journalists and enthusiasts have long debated. Most recently, the term has come to be code for the ideal handling, response, and feel that the driver experiences when behind the wheel.  Last week, the folks at Motor Trend gathered […] More…

Video: Volkswagen Rally Australia Highlight Reel

posted by on 24 September 2014 in Videos

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After being the quickest to clinch the World Rally Championship Manufacturer’s Title in 25 years, and drivers in the top three positions of the Driver’s Championship, Volkswagen Motorsport has a lot to celebrate.  As part of their celebration, they have released a highlight video from Rally Australia, which serves to tell a great narrative about […] More…

Video: 750whp Volkswagen Golf Runs Quarter Mile in 9.7 Seconds

posted by on 22 September 2014 in Videos

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While the Volkswagen Golf wasn’t designed to be a quarter mile killer, it hasn’t stopped the aftermarket from attempting to turn it into one, with some having better results than others.  With 750whp on tap and a quarter mile time of less than 10 seconds, Greek tuning house Energie Racing Parts has made a pretty […] More…

Video: 673hp Volkswagen R32

posted by on 17 September 2014 in Videos

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Even after being out for a decade, the Volkswagen R32 is still a very desirable car due to Haldex All Wheel Drive, a 3.2L version of the legendary VR6, and a proper six speed manual gearbox, all as standard.  Due to their capable platform, the car has seen an abundance of love from the market, […] More…