Issue 91 - December 2007

  • Road test: Passat TDI 170 DSG is almost as fast as the flagship V6

  • News: Touareg R50, New Space up! VW Rally victory, VW Law overturned, 15 millionth Passat, SQWC selection, Caddy Maxi, Auto Passat, Windrush VW, TSI replaces FSI, Price promise, Group 9 Tiguan

  • New model: Polo BlueMotion first UK drive nets 103 mpg!

  • People's cars: Rick Wylie's GTI Edition 30

  • Sister marques: SEAT Altea Freetrack 4

  • Motorsport: Jetta TDI Cup 2008

  • Motorsport: Mk 2 GTI Racing series

  • Technicalities: Brake upgrades, all aspects explained

  • Model profile: Beetle TDI

  • Travel report: Wolfsburg factory tour



  • Project GTI:
    EBC Yellowstuff disc pads
  • Technical forum: Millionth Beetle? Low-profile sump pan, Mk 4 Golf Estate suspension improvements? US 2.5-litre 5-cylinder engine, Dipstick mods, Mk 4 Golf Estate, Mk 4 Golf rear wheel bearing replacement, Negative offsets and
    steering geometry On the Market: Mk 4 Golf prices, plus future trends?
  • Products & Services: race lubricants website, Comma Frost Bite, Chapman's Car Compendium, Bistein from Tuningwerkes, Autologic award, Motul MoCool, Diesel tuning kit, Abt Tiguan, Haynes desk diary 2008, Classic Motorsport routes, Car Design Yearbook 6

  • Last Word: Off road with Land Rover

  • Road Test Index

  • Plus: Latest prices listed and pages of classified ads for cars and parts for sale

  • Don't miss it!