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    by Published on 18th July 2014 21:57  Number of Views: 3611 



    Here are the GTI International 2014 pictures & reports from Club GTI members. It was a cracking show with a massive turn out for Club GTI. We hope you see you all next year!

    http://www.clubgti.com/showthread.ph...-reports-HERE!
    by Published on 16th June 2014 22:45  Number of Views: 1462 
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    Volkswagen is gearing up to join thousands of automotive fans at the annual Goodwood Festival of Speed on 26-29 June. The Festival, dubbed the ‘largest motoring garden party in the world’ is a unique weekend that brings together cars, stars and motor sport ‘royalty’ to create a celebration of all things automotive. It is held in the grounds of Goodwood House, Sussex, and includes a famous hillclimb event up the drive of the house.
    This year, Volkswagen UK’s stand will provide a great opportunity for fans to engage with the brand, from the latest innovations to some exciting performance models, as well as some fantastic merchandise.
    One of the biggest attractions on the stand in expected to be the radical GTI Roadster concept, which is making its UK debut, fresh from its appearance at the annual gathering of GTI fans on the shores of Woerthersee in Austria last month. Originally created as a virtual car, to feature in the Sony PlayStation® 3 classic Gran Turismo 6 (GT6), and now created as a real car, the two-seat GTI Roadster uses a 3.0-litre V6 biturbo TSI engine that produces 503 PS, and 560 Nm. With a seven-speed DSG gearbox and 4MOTION four-wheel drive, it hits 62 mph from rest in just 3.6 seconds, and goes on to 190 mph.

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    by Published on 14th June 2014 21:56  Number of Views: 2131 
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    Autometrix is proud to present, in its 27th year, GTI International 2014. And your favourite car club - Club GTI will be there . Located for the second year, at the Shakespeare County Race way, near Stratford upon Avon, this is the biggest UK show for owners of high performance VW and Audi based vehicles.


    The main attraction of the event is the ¼ mile drag racing strip. Here your can test your GTI on the ‘1320’ as see what ET and terminal speeds it can achieve. All done while a grandstand, that can seat 3000 watch! Of course some of the fastest VWs from some of the top tuning firms will also be there running their cars on the strip. One not to miss this judging by what occurred last year.

    If drag racing is not your thing but you want to show off your bling do not worry, that is covered too. There is the Show ’n’ Shine and Concours competition, attracting some of the best VW/Audis in Britain and Europe, from original and restored concours classics to highly modified custom cars. The Show ‘n’ Shine competition, has been relocated to a hardstanding area, with space to hold more than 200 vehicles.

    There will be traders, autojumble, cars for sale and also amusements for children on site.

    Over night camping? No problem. Plus there is also permanent toilet and shower facilities.

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    by Published on 4th March 2014 16:45     Number of Views: 3296 
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    Apex Festival May 10th to 11th 2014. Prices, details...Lets get booking!!! (Last date for Online Advance Tickets May 2nd)



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    The Apex festival organisers are proud to present a family friendly festival, with a motorsport, classic and retro car twist!
    Club GTI has been invited to attend and participate in running a show and go event.

    The event is located at the Lydden Hill Race Circuit in Dover, where you can see all of the action from pretty much anywhere - a unique selling point for this venue.
    As the event is just 10 mins from the Dover International Tunnel ...
    by Published on 9th May 2013 22:06
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    Smudge has posted a small selection of pictures from our recent Curborough sprint day. More pictures & details at http://www.clubgti.com/showthread.ph...013&highlight= ...



    It's only June, which means it's high time to get the car fettled for the next pilgrimage. Dates? 16th - 20th August 2012.

    If you've got a VAG car and you want to play on the World's best racetrack with a bunch of like minded types - and get some cautionary guidance to help you get the best out of it - then read in here.

    We put this compilation together, just a chilled day out in London, shooting the breeze and seeing what we could find out about our motors. Savour the VR!