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Volkswagen Tuning Tips and Modifications

Maximise your Volkswagens driving pleasure

Volkswagen car tuning tips and advice. We have a wide range of tuning articles covering all models of Volkswagen from the humle MK1 Golf Gti which started the hot hatches off in the 80’s to the latest Iroc and V8 engined models powered by the latest units. Following our tuning tips you will avoid many of the common mistakes and actually achieve the car setup you desire. Please join the chat forum and meet other VW owners for model specific questions and answers and to meet other owners and see what modifications they have done.

TorqueCars started providing Volkswagen engine tuning advice, car tuning and car upgrade advice suggestions and pointers back in 2003 and have grown from strength to strength with a fast growing membership of all types of cars including many, Volkswagen owners. We are currently one of the fastest growing car tuning clubs around and certainly one of the friendliest. In 2007 we also organised our first full car show.

Our Volkswagen comprehensive modification articles on tuning and styling are kept upto date so for the very latest Volkswagen engine tuning,tuning and upgrade advice advice, tips and pointers please check back regularly. We strongly recommend that you join our Volkswagen forums and swap engine tuning ideas with like minded Volkswagen owners in the engine tuning forums.

We would like to hear about your interesting Volkswagen projects, so drop into the forum, post up a new thread and pass on your tips, we love to see members car pictures and have an ever growing gallery. Scroll down the page to see our latest tuning articles for your Volkswagen.

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Tuning the VW Jetta

Jetta Tuning

"Jettaing along"

First introduced way back in 1979 the Jetta has had quite a few revisons over the years. It was a similar size to the Golf and offered the budget concious executive an alternative to the more expensive larger cars.

Early models benefit greatly from tuning and looking at the options around for the Golf… Read More...

Tuning and performance modifications for VAG 1.8 SO3 and SO4Turbo engine.

Tuning the VW 1.8 Turbo engine

"T,T,T,T,That’s all Volks!"

VAG 1.8T engine Volkswagen/SEAT/Audi: 150-240 bhp from the factory.

The 1781 cubic centimeters in this 20 Valve turbo charged engine represents what must be one of the most tunable engines around today. The 20 valves are arranged as 3 intakes and 2 exhaust valves per cylinder. (The exhaust valves are… Read More...