AWE announced this week the release of a new carbon fiber intake line called  “AirGate”, starting with the new MQB AirGate™ Carbon Intake for VW and Audi MQB vehicles. The products feature a unique “convertible” design that allows user-changeable sound and performance levels.

“VW and Audi owners wanted more sound, and they wanted more options. That’s where the AirGate™ line was born. You'll be seeing a lot more AirGate™ products from AWE, as we aim to meet both the sound and performance needs of the enthusiast market,” stated Jesse Kramer, VP of Marketing at AWE.

Overview of the AWE MQB AirGate™ Carbon Intake:
  • Designed, engineered, and tested in-house at AWE
  • Available with or without AirGate™ Lid
  • Max gains of 16 hp and 9 ft-lbs of torque at the wheels (GTI, stage 2 software)
  • Max gains of 9 hp and 9 ft-lbs of torque at the wheels (Golf R, stage 2 software)
  • Durable and washable high-flow AWE S-FLO Filter included
  • Perfect integration with OEM air inlet
  • Retains stock mounting locations
  • UV-stabilized resin and clear coat
  • Handcrafted from genuine 2x2 carbon fiber
  • Perfect fitment guaranteed
  • AWE No Check Engine Light Guarantee
  • Fitment note: some motors require an SAI breather filter

More information, performance specifications and pricing can be found on AWE’s website within the  AWE MQB AirGate™ Carbon Intake product page , or by calling AWE directly, at  888.565.2257 . The MQB AirGate™ Carbon Intake will be sold online via  AWE’s website  or through one of  AWE’s global network of choice retailers  around the globe.

About AirGate™
AWE’s AirGate™ Carbon Intake line offers options and adjustability for drivers seeking the best of both worlds when it comes to intake sound and performance. AirGate™ Intakes offer a removable lid which can increase or decrease induction sounds, while delivering trademark AWE performance gains over factory configurations.
About AWE 
AWE is the authority in precision automotive engineering for enthusiast automobiles. From award-winning handcrafted performance exhausts to track-tested carbon fiber intakes and performance intercoolers, AWE innovates, designs, engineers, manufactures, and distributes AWE brand performance products globally through its preferred network of dealers, online and from its  state-of-the-art headquarters  outside of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Since 1991, AWE’s elite team of researchers, engineers, innovates, and drivers have track-tested and introduced premium performance upgrades for some of the finest automobiles in the world.