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Everything posted by VR6Pete

  1. Is a V6 a VR6?

    It most certainly is. Welcome 👍🏻
  2. Are you a lurker?

    Are you a long time reader, or what is known as a lurker? Why not say hello, introduce yourself and perhaps post some photos of your car? We don't bite, and are a friendly bunch as you probably already know. Engage and be part of a great community, you don't have to sit there just reading and not saying anything If you have any questions etc... then just ask
  3. Bungys 4mo lives on

    This is what it’s all about
  4. Highline boot badge help

    Have you tried eBay ?
  5. Newbie saying hello

    Welcome to the club [emoji1303] nice standard example here
  6. Will The Legendary VR6 Survive?

    Will The Legendary VR6 Survive? For many years, the Volkswagen VR6 has been a trustworthy car to many, helping them to do exactly what cars were made for – getting them from A to B. However, in recent years, we have noticed the respected car brand producing less and less of the model, and all that people can ask is “why?” We know that technology has been on an all-time rise recently, particularly within the vehicle industry. However, the future termination of the VR6 is based on so much more, so I wouldn’t ditch your Honda for the VR6 just yet. Here’s why. Many Other Models Have The Same Engine, But Better Cars weigh tonnes – that isn’t rocket science. However car manufacturers are always working hard to ensure that the cars they produce are as light at possible The VR6 has a 2.0 turbo engine, which generates similar horsepower through the majority of its rev range. On top of this, the VR6 has more torque as well as a flat torque curve, which all sounds great, right? Well, several other cars on the market offer the exact same engine, except they’re lighter and also assist the car with handling and breaking. Take the Jetta for example – even the 2003 model is able to exceed the VR6 in terms of the engine. Plus, 4-cylinder engines are more than capable of over 300 horsepower, so the reason behind the manufacture of the VR6 has become rather blurry over recent years. Making Variations Will Be Too Expensive Volkswagen will always put blood, sweat and tears into their work to keep their customers happy, but sometimes this just isn’t feasible. Many people have adored the VR6 and will be sad to see it go, however creating new models with a smaller engine isn’t a practical move. Profit is the main priority for Volkswagen and if their inline-4 is able to provide a higher quality performance as well as better torque for a more cost-effective price, this will be more worthwhile for them than offering a wide selection of VR6 models. The VR6 Can’t Keep Up With Technology It’s incredible that in present day, we are seeing the introduction of driverless cars within the vehicle industry, and it’s outstanding technology like this that will be a factor contributing to the VR6’s downfall. Ultimately, people are purchasing cars with the knowledge that technology will improve the performance of the vehicle, whether in the braking systems or built-in satnav to make the navigation process much easier. With Volkswagen focusing on more technologically-savvy, efficient cars, the VR6 is unable to provide such innovations to consumers. Volkswagen Are Busy Working On Other Projects Whilst the VR6 has served the public very well over the years, it’s time to move on, and Volkswagen knows this. Currently, they are working on consolidating their platforms and drivetrains, such as the brand new 7-seater Atlas SUV. Ultimately, this car has the same fundamentals as the Golf, except the Golf is considerably smaller and compact. So, to keep all customers happy, Volkswagen are more worried about current and upcoming models as opposed to the VR6. Whilst the VR6 is clinging on for now, I wouldn’t hold your breath. With so many technological innovations revolutionising current cars on the market, and Volkswagen pushing out bigger and better cars, the VR6 has become a very small fish in a giant fishbowl. I think a farewell is definitely on the cards, but isn’t that just part of industry life?
  7. WIN 2 TICKETS FOR THE BRITISH TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP AT SILVERSTONE - 18TH SEPTEMBER Vince at Stealth Racing has very kindly offered a pair of tickets, to a lucky winner from either The Corrado Forum, or the VR6 Owners Club, for the British Touring Car Championship at Silverstone on the 18th September. Between us we decided that there will just be one winner from both forums, who takes both tickets - that way, you can get a mate to come with you, and won't just be going on your own. The rules are simple. Just post a message in this thread. You'll be entered into the draw. At the end of the deadline we'll put all the usernames of those who posted into a (virtual) hat and draw out a winner. Two things I want to say. Firstly, if you're a member of both forums, please just enter once. Secondly, if you know you can't actually make the event / date because of commitments don't bother entering as it's unfair on those who could actually make it. Timeframes are tight (we just got the tickets today) so we're going to set a closing date for the competition of Monday the 12th September at 6pm. This gives us plenty of time to get the tickets to you! The winner will be drawn using https://www.random.org/lists/ Good luck!
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  14. Marvel Studios' Avengers: Infinity War Official Trailer "There was an idea…" Avengers: Infinity War. In theaters May 4. ▻ Subscribe to Marvel: http://bit.ly/WeO3YJ Follow Marvel on Twitter: https://twitter.com/marvel Like Marvel on FaceBook:... From: Marvel Entertainment Views: 139442865 3021512 ratings Time: 02:25 More in Entertainment View the full article
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  17. Eminem - Love The Way You Lie ft. Rihanna Music video by Eminem performing Love The Way You Lie. © 2010 Aftermath Records #VEVOCertified on September 13, 2011. http://www.vevo.com/certified http://www.youtube.com/vevocertified http://www... From: EminemVEVO Views: 1484012120 5988850 ratings Time: 04:27 More in Music View the full article
  18. Dua Lipa - New Rules (Official Music Video) MY DEBUT ALBUM #DL1 IS OUT NOW!!! A massive thank you to everyone buying and streaming it THANK YOU MY LOVES https://wbr.ec/dualipa-album Follow me online: https://wbr.ec/web... From: Dua Lipa Views: 1018415226 6408907 ratings Time: 03:45 More in Music View the full article
  19. Bruno Mars - That’s What I Like [Official Video] Stream and download 'That's What I Like" off the new album "24K Magic" now: https://atlantic.lnk.to/ThatsWhatILike Directed by Bruno Mars and Jonathan Lia See Bruno on the '24K Magic World... From: Bruno Mars Views: 1178323321 7040972 ratings Time: 03:31 More in Music View the full article
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