Issue 101 - October 2008

  • First drive: Passat R36 is a force to be reckoned with!

  • News: VW overtakes Ford, New Golf BlueMotion, Caddy Topos, Passat CC Gold Coast.

  • First UK drive: We're blown away by the new Scirocco 2.0 TSI!

  • Road test: T5 Caravelle Executive 2.5 TDI Tiptronic

  • Motorsport; VW Racing Cup at Silverstone

  • Motorsport: ADAC Polo Cup at Brands Hatch (DTM meet)

  • Classic motorsport; The Mk 2 Golf succeeds in rallying!

  • Event report: Mk 1 Golf Owners Club annual show

  • Model profile: Bora V6 4Motion

  • Project GTI: KW Clubsport suspension for our Mk 4 GTI 1.8T


  • Technicalities: Wheel bolt manufacture

  • Motorcaravans: T5-based Murvi Mallard

  • Technical forum: VW Ventura? Westfalia hydraulic scissor jack reviewed,
    Passat BlueMotion? Touran load capacity, VR6 bits?

  • Products & Services: AmD KW kit offer, Janspeed BHP for Golf 4, Dezent Vector, Streetracing in LA, Forge FMIC for Polo 1.8T, Abt Passat CC, Philips road atlases for 2009, Hankook V12 evo, EVOMS 2.0 TSI engine cover, REVO offer, HKS SQV for 1.8T, Phoenix dark by AEZ, High-vis vests, Handiholdall

  • On the Market: Realignment of Golf prices?

  • Last word: Reflecting on the Passat

  • Plus: Latest prices listed, full road test index and pages of classified ads for cars and parts for sale

  • Don't miss it!