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  1. Volkswagen News Blog
    AWE announced today the release of their new exhaust suite for the VW Mk7.5 GTI 2.0T. "AWE and Volkswagen performance have always been joined at the hip. 1991 brought us our first, and almost three decades later the AWE VW line lives on with the MK7.5 - we are proud to be supporting this...
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    SW2 Tuning, Inc., the turn-key performance car tuner out of California currently developing the 2016 Mk7 GTI SW2, recently confirmed partnership with EuroCode Tuning to include their line of ÜSS Chassis Rigidity products on the final production GTI SW2 units, available Summer 2016. Why...
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    Performance at a better price. The new Pwrhaus Coilovers for all MK7 VW and FWD MQB Audi are the absolute best value available. This matched set of height adjustable springs and shocks are geared specifically for improved feel and performance while still maintaining a near OEM level of...
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    ABT Sportsline found themselves situated directly across from Lamborghini's show-stopping display at this year's Geneva Motor Show, but luckily, the German tuning firm brought some firepower of their own.  Complete with a 750hp RS 6, the most highly modified B9-chassis A4 we've seen and their...
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    German tuning firm MTM has taken a completely new approach to optimization for their latest T6 Transporter, adding an 42hp electric motor to the rear of the vehicle in addition to the usual combustion engine upgrades.  In this case, the Geneva-bound T6 e-motion's 2.0 TDI power plant is the...
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    We are excited to announce the addition of another performance brand to our lineup. Celebrating its 40th year in 2016, Tarox Performance Brakes offer high-performance, multi-piston brake kit solutions, as well as performance rotors and pad upgrades for OEM applications. The...
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    Air Lift Performance, a leader in high-performance air suspension systems, has taken air management technology to the next level with the introduction of the new Air Lift Performance 3H system. A powerful, reliable height and pressure system, 3H is the most advanced product ever created by Air...
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    When it comes to the hyper-elegant one-of-a-kind MANSORY J.S. 1 Edition based on the Lamborghini Aventador 750-4 Superveloce, it's not just about the look. It’s really about the feeling. The exclusive carbon-clad street-hugger enthuses every car devotee. Among them is London art dealer and...
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    Street racer with a sporty but discreet look Peak power of 350 hp at 440 Nm Driving pleasure guaranteed by expert reports New year, new project(s): Just a few weeks after the successful debut of the Seat Leon Cupra ST Widebody, JE DESIGN is celebrating the premiere of the "Street Race" model...
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    AWE Tuning announced today the introduction of their new exhaust suite for the Volkswagen Mk7 Golf 1.8T. “This exhaust lineup adds a nice kick to the Golf. This hatch wakes up with the tone of the Touring Edition, and for those looking to take it up a notch, the Track Edition accomplishes just...
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    Two years ago, EAA was first to market with the INA Engineering AN racing style flanges (which we still offer for race cars running AN lines). A lot of people requested OEM replica cast flanges at that time. After a full year of development, we've delivered again with the first complete MK4 1.8T...
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    The GTI’s sedan counterpart showcases a custom makeover, courtesy of the Italian aftermarket and motorsport tuner  Herndon, VA — Volkswagen of America is bringing the MOMO Edition Jetta GLI that debuted at the 2015 SEMA Show to this year’s Chicago Auto Show. Built on the newly redesigned 2016...
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    SW2 Tuning, Inc. is pleased to announce a special new vehicle: the 2016 VW Golf GTI SW2. Faster around the track than a Mk7 Golf R and more aggressive even than the Euro-only GTI Clubsport, the GTI SW2 is the ultimate hot-hatchback. SW2 Tuning is positioning itself to become the industry's...
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    Don’t underestimate just how much making a simple change in your interior can dramatically improve the look and feel of your car as a whole. Black Forest''s line of custom, made to order shift boots come in a variety of high end materials, with your choice of stitching color to compliment any...
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    Video automotive journalists, Everyday Driver, recently reviewed the Integrated Engineering 450 WHP Mk6 Golf R in real world driving conditions.   They were pleasantly surprised by their Golf that has super car horsepower while remaining docile enough for daily driving.  The IE Golf R was fitted...
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    Unitronic is pleased to announce the official worldwide release of its Performance Software* for the 2.0 TSI EA888 Gen3 "non-MQB" (CPLA/CPPA) engine using the Continental SIMOS 12 Engine Control Unit (ECU). With baseline figures and data collected, Unitronic interprets the data and adjusts the...
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    In a story that we're filing under "the unexpected", the Mk3 Jetta that belonged to Jesse's father in the original Fast and Furious film has sold at Barrett-Jackson for $46,200.  Sure, the car was part of one of the most lucrative movie franchises of all time, but this is quite a lot of coin for...
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    UroTuning  is proud to introduce the all new Tubular Subframe from INNFAB for the VW Mk4 Golf / Jetta models. The  INNFAB VW MK4 tubular subframe  is a high strength light weight replacement of the factory subframe with raised suspension geometry. The control arm mounts and steering rack are...
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    Ennepetal - The VW transporter T3 (T25) was the last generation with a rear engine but also the first with optional four-wheel drive. It was practically inevitable that it would achieve cult status. The “syncro” variant, which is in great demand today, found its way into the options list 30...
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    APR is pleased to present the ultimate engine control unit (ECU) upgrade for the 1.8T EA888 Gen 3 engine. APR’s ECU upgrade is available in octane-specific variations and is conveniently flashed to the vehicle’s factory ECU through the OBD-II port without any physical modification to the factory...
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