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  1. Volkswagen News Blog
    When the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI rolled onto the auto show stage, VW was proud to boast that it offered a load of features from the GTI. Things it hadn't gotten before. Like bigger brakes. The 228 hp engine. And a VAQ differential. But what is a VAQ differential? Why do I want one, and how...
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    What's up with that tuned car in traffic beside me today? It's got a racing seat, sounds like a big turbo, and it's got some pretty serious aero bits. But the brakes are squealing like it hasn't seen service in 30 years. The owner of that fancy fast car wouldn't let their brakes get that bad...
  3. Volkswagen News Blog
    Direct injection. Just about every car has it now, and those that don't probably will in the next few years. It can add power, reduce emissions, and is a big part of why just about everybody is offering tiny turbo engines that make big horsepower. But how does it work? And why does my dealer...
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    Gotta get a tune. Get that tune dialed in! You need to tune it! It's not ready yet, the tune's off. If you've walked through a car show parking lot, you've heard the word "tune" tossed around like it's going out of style. But what does it mean? And how does it work? Back in the days of ignition...
  5. Volkswagen News Blog
    Audi revealed the all-new A7 Sportback last week and if you watched the launch video, you'll no doubt have noticed the LED turn signals and headlights. So let’s take a look at Audi’s latest HD Matrix LED headlights with Audi laser light. And yes, that’s the official name for them: “HD Matrix...
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