Issue 89 - October 2007

  • Awesome demo DSG GTI 5: Sprint-winning show car!

  • News: Volkswagen's new Up! Golf BlueMotion, Eos voted Car of the Year, VW F3 debut, Transporter 60th anniversary, Windrush VW

  • Road test: Touareg SE V6 TDI Tiptronic walks tall!

  • Motorsport: VW Racing Cup at Silverstone + TDI triumph in Britcar 24 Hours

  • Technicalities: Wheel upgrades (5-page fitting guide)

  • Event report: VW Driver track day at Castle Combe (Aug 11)

  • Motorsport: Mk 2 GTI championship, round 3, Silverstone

  • Model profile: B5 Passat W8 4Motion

  • Project GTI: Forge Motorsport coldside diverter valve conversion

  • Technical forum: Diesel additives, VIN numbers (build date), Golf V5 website, Iltis parts supply, Xenon headlamps: bulb DIY? Brake upgrade: TT to R32 callipers? V10 TDI engine promo, New Golf Estate: Comments, Mk 4 rear axle bushes: Poly OK, Wheel stud conversion? Water pump website, Dipstick details

  • Travel report: VW factory tour, Salzgitter and Automuseum

  • WIN: A Tunit diesel performance-tuning device worth 479

  • Products & Services: DPT diesel tuning, Regal Autosport 1.8T throttle upgrade, Inters T-shirts, Monty's Wheels & Tyres, Club Clarion, VW trends from TSW, VT mounts from AmD, Armor All Bug Spray, Metro Box Tidy, SFS coloured conduit, Turbo Dynamics oil-feed adapters, Book reviews: Porsche Engineering and classic Beetle specs, WIN a Beetle DVD!, AA atlases 2008

  • On the market: Buy a GTI 5 from USA for 11,000?!

  • Last word: Economy driving, Touareg technology, Changing tyres?

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

  • Don't miss it!