"Lupo The Loop!"
The Lupo had a five year run and was born when VW decided the Polo had got too big and expensive and felt they needed a new budget city car.
It’s diminutative size makes it great around town, it has a tight chassis and some choice engines. Combine a half decent engine with… Read More...
"Polo – The sport of kings!"
Handling modifications are usually your first port of call for the Polo. Drop the car by as much as 35mm and fit stiffer dampers, bigger drops will need other modifications in most instances. The turbo diesels are quite lively in the small body of the polo and make good projects.
Top… Read More...
The Passat was car of the year and loved by motoring journalists. It went to show that you could have a family size car which provided a good driver experience. Sharing much of its platform with the A4 the Passat has much to offer.
As far as tuning the Passat goes we would shy… Read More...
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...
"Gee Whiz – the G60"
The Corrado could be described as a coupe version of the Jetta but it is really a car in its own right.
It was designed purely as a fun car and this is reflected in the engine choices on offer.
We start off with the frankly underpowered 1.8 which became a… Read More...
Golf GTI tuning
"The Definitive hot hatch"
The early GTi models were a dream.
They showed that VW were serious about doing a hot hatch.
Later models got a bit warm as market pressures forced VW to be "a bit sensible".
Thankfully there are plenty of tuning parts out there for the Mk2 to Mk4 GTI’s to correct this… Read More...
Bora Tuning Modifications
"This should not Bora you."
Viewed and often dismissed by many as a Golf with a boot this car has a lot to offer. It has the convenience of a larger saloon car but retains the handling characteristics of the Golf. If anything the extra weight over the rear balances the car more nicely.
Most… Read More...
VW Touareg Tuning
"Turning the Touareg into a real tourer!"
The Touareg is a good tuning project and although still quite a new model we are starting to see a lot of Touareg tuning options. Many Touareg owners uprate the handling of their cars as a priority, this will certainly increase your enjoyment of the car. The… Read More...
MK4 Volkswagen Polo Tuning
"Everything you (n)ever wanted to know about the MK4 Volkswagen Polo"
So go on then, tell us about it. Launched in 1994 with an emotive black and white advert that ran the slogan “Ever noticed how protected you feel when you make yourself small?,” the MK4 Polo was the first to show that… Read More...
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...
" Scirocco Tuning"
The Scirocco had a production run from 1974 to 1992 with a face-lift in 1982. Sharing many of the engines of the Golf range it was sold to the young driver. Its sharp coupe looks and sparkling performance worked so well together. The Limited edition "Storm" with its white paint and soft top… Read More...
Tuning the Golf for Torque and BHP
"Theres a wide Golf"
The Volkswagen Golf has been one of the most successful cars from Volkswagen.
The mk1 Golf was very responsive and still has a dedicated following today despite it’s age.
MK2 Golf tuning was where the scene started taking off and now we see 1.8T mk2 engine… Read More...
New Beetle Tuning
"Penny (fast) Lane is in your heart!"
Many were somewhat concerned when VW announced they were going to remake the VW beetle.
Die hard fans of the classic original were never going to approve of it.
If this is you then try viewing this as a totally new car rather than a replacement.
(We have… Read More...