Ricardo van Es –
VW Polo V R WRC Street

Owner: Ricardo van Es Car: VW Polo V R WRC Street #806 Instagram: @polowrcstreet City: - Country: Netherlands Modifications377 HP, 461 Nm (dyno results on my insta) F-Town Streetmachines exhaust 3 inch 3,5 inch downpipe Bigger air intake KW Clubsport coilovers Stabilisation bars front & rear Powerflex rubbers Ventilated brakes Steel brake lines Sachs performance clutch inclusive single mass flywheel 

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VW Up! GTI tuned by B&B Automobiltechnik

German tuner B&B Automobiltechnik launched a tuning kit for the VW Up! GTI, offering a significant power upgrade and other mechanical modifications.In the stock VW Up! GTI, the tiny three cyliner 1.0 TSI engine produces 115 hp / 85 kw and 200 Nm of torque, combined with a 6 speed manual gearbox. Those numbers may not sound impressive but with a total weight of just 1070 kg, a sporty suspension setting and larger ...

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VW Australia announces pricing for Golf GTI and Golf R MY19

The new model year brings a few updates on the standard equipment and the pricing of the Golf GTI and the Golf R models.The Golf GTI MY2019 will start from $45,490 (plus on-road costs) with deliveries starting from October 2018.As we previously mentioned, the Golf GTI Performance Edition replaced the standard GTI for the 2019 model year, benefiting from the more powerful 2.0 litre TSI engine with 180kw of power and 370Nm of torque (instead of ...

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Ford Fiesta ST VS Volkswagen Polo GTI

ExteriorInteriorSpecifications   Model Ford Fiesta MK8 ST VW Polo VI GTIProduction 2018-present 2018-presentSegment B BDoors 3 5Layout FWD FWDEngine Displacement 1496 cm3 1984 cm3Cylinders L3 L4Induction Turbocharged TurbochargedFuel Gasoline GasolineFuel System Direct Injection Direct InjectionPower (hp) 200 200Power (kw) 147 147Power (@rpm) 6000 rpm @4400-6000 rpmTorque (Nm) 290 320Torque (@rpm) 1600-4000 rpm @1500-4400 rpm0-100km/h 6,5 sec 6,7 secTop Speed (km/h) 232 km/h 237 km/hTop Speed (mph) 144 mph 147 mphConsumption (lt/100km) 6,0 5,9CO2 (g/km) 136 g/km 134 g/kmGearbox 6 MT 6 ATWeight 1262 kg 1280 kgLength 4068 mm 4053 mmWidth 1941 mm 1751 mmHeight 1469 mm 1461 mmWheelbase 2493 mm 2548 mmFront Track 1516 mm 1522 mmRear Track 1476 mm 1496 mmBoot Space 292 351Tire Size 205/45 R17 215/45 R17Front Brakes 278 mm Ventilated Discs 312 mm Ventilated DiscsRear Brakes 253 mm Solid Discs 270 mm ...

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200,000 “R” models from Volkswagen

Volkswagen announced a production milestone for the "R" model series that reached the 200,000th mark. Since 2002, Golf IV (R32), Golf V (R32), Golf VI (R), Golf VII (R), Touareg (R50), Passat (R36) and Scirocco (R) models joined the family wearing the "R" badge.The 200,000th model was a VW Golf VII R (facelift) finished in black, with the Performance Pack and the Akrapovič exhaust system. The car was delivered to Keith Williamson, in the United Kingdom, ...

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Aidan –
VW Golf IV GTi

Owner: Aidan Car: VW Golf IV GTi Instagram: @stealth_mk4gti City: Wollongon, NSW Country: AustraliaModification List:Stage 2 clutch D2 Coilovers Hussla 18×8.75 Chromium black Wheels 42dd 3" downpipe +high flow Cat front lip & R32 rear bumper Custom dual exit Catback BFI heavy duty Shifter R32 Pedals & GTI Mats Sony headunit K&N high flow pod filter + box spec-d dual halo Led head lights ECS Tuning 22.5mm & 15mm spacers New South performance boost ...

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Peformance Edition tech standardised for VW Golf GTI in Australia

Volkswagen Australia announced that from the 2019 model year, the Golf GTI Performance Edition will replace the standard GTI.According to the press release, the entire MY19 Golf GTI range will benefit from the uprated 2.0 litre TSI engine with 180kw of power and 370Nm of torque (instead of the 169kw/350Nm of the outgoing version) exclusively combined with the 7-speed DSG, the electro-mechanical front differential lock and the larger ventilated front and rear ...

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VW Golf GTI concepts at Worthersee 2018

The annual Worthersee festival is a popular destination for Golf GTI fans, as every year Volkswagen showcases some interesting concept cars and performance versions of the Golf. For 2018, VW debuted two concept cars based on the Golf VII GTI (facelift) with increased power figures and various visual modifications.Lets start with the VW Golf VII GTI Next Level concept which is a work of the company's apprentices. The car is ...

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