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  1. Volkswagen News Blog
    Volkswagen Motorsport is a lot like the rest of us. When there’s no Motorsport going on, they get a little bored. So the team in India took two weeks to build itself a little project. What it ended up with was a mid-engine Polo RX track toy making 240 hp and 255 lb-ft of torque. The team is...
  2. Volkswagen News Blog
    We’re trying a new format today in which we scour through the forum to find impressive, hot, or otherwise interesting build threads to feature on the front page. To kick things off, we’re featuring the classic formula for greatness: stick an engine in the middle of it. What a time to be alive...
  3. Volkswagen News Blog
    Volkswagen just announced that they broke the Nürburgring FWD lap record, so clearly the Golf has that segment of the automotive world mastered. What about the RWD segment? Well, feast your eyes on this mid-engine, RWD 1991 Golf GTI that's for sale on the forum . It has a recently rebuilt 3.0L...
  4. Volkswagen News Blog
    After what we can only assume to be 250 miles of sheer terror, Frederic Calvé has put his 4.2 liter V8 powered Mk1 Golf up for sale.  As we've featured this car in the past we won't trouble you with all the details, but what we will say is that this is without-a-doubt the most impressive Mk1...
  5. Volkswagen News Blog
    [photos: Si Gray] If you've attended a Volkswagen enthusiast event, you can attest to the fact that so many Mk1s currently feature VR6, 1.8T or 16 valve power that, if you didn't know better, you'd swear they came that way from the factory.  Luckily there are those among us who are against...
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