Volkswagen Tuning Tips and Modifications

Maximise your Volkswagens driving pleasure

Volkswagen car tuning tips and advice. We have a wide range of tuning articles covering all models of Volkswagen from the humle MK1 Golf Gti which started the hot hatches off in the 80’s to the latest Iroc and V8 engined models powered by the latest units. Following our tuning tips you will avoid many of the common mistakes and actually achieve the car setup you desire. Please join the chat forum and meet other VW owners for model specific questions and answers and to meet other owners and see what modifications they have done.

TorqueCars started providing Volkswagen engine tuning advice, car tuning and car upgrade advice suggestions and pointers back in 2003 and have grown from strength to strength with a fast growing membership of all types of cars including many, Volkswagen owners. We are currently one of the fastest growing car tuning clubs around and certainly one of the friendliest. In 2007 we also organised our first full car show.

Our Volkswagen comprehensive modification articles on tuning and styling are kept upto date so for the very latest Volkswagen engine tuning,tuning and upgrade advice advice, tips and pointers please check back regularly. We strongly recommend that you join our Volkswagen forums and swap engine tuning ideas with like minded Volkswagen owners in the engine tuning forums.

We would like to hear about your interesting Volkswagen projects, so drop into the forum, post up a new thread and pass on your tips, we love to see members car pictures and have an ever growing gallery. Scroll down the page to see our latest tuning articles for your Volkswagen.

1.9 TDi tuning

We look at common faults, problems and issues with the VAG 1.9 TDI engine. Turbo upgrades, injector upgrades and tips for tuning more power from these engines.

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Golf tuning guide

We look at the options for tuning and modifying the popular VW golf taking a look at each series and the engine choices along with a guide to doing the best performance mods and parts. Choosing the right mods will turn your Golf into a fun track day car and greatly increase your driving pleasure.

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2.0 TDI 140-170 tuning

A comprehensive technical guide to the various VAG group 2.0 TDI engines including codes, common faults and issues on the VAG group 2.0 TDI engines. We include the PD and newer CR engines in this guide and provide tuning tips and suggestions on how to improve your car.

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VW UP tuning

We examine at Up tuning and report on the greatest modifications. Volkswagen Ups are popular cars and with carefully picked performance modifications you can greatly maximise your driving enjoyment.The Up is popular among our members for tuning projects The key to Up tuning is getting the right mods you can waste loads of money if you do it wrong.

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