Archive for the 'Euro' Category

Audi Extreme Parking End Results (First Part)

Monday, February 27th, 2006

(Note: 15 March 2014 – removing links to now defunct albums page) The above link will take you to my photo album which contains pictures of what happens when an Audi S3 rolls. (I have begun referring to this event as “Extreme Parking” as it helps ease the trauma associated with it). M

VW strikes again: Un-Pimp My Ride [VIDEOS] | Leftlane News – Car News For Enthusiasts

Friday, February 24th, 2006

VW strikes again: Un-Pimp My Ride [VIDEOS] | Leftlane News – Car News For Enthusiasts I may be picking up “only” a 2.0 TDI tomorrow, but these ad’s for the Golf GTI are simply awesome! I highly reccomend you take a look. (requires flush – ick). M

VIDEOS – VW Golf GTI Forum and Community (MKV / MK5) – GolfMKV.com

Thursday, February 16th, 2006

VIDEOS – VW Golf GTI Forum and Community (MKV / MK5) – GolfMKV.com A sweet sweet collection of nice links to VW R32 and GTI (MkV) videos. Dont gamble on google go here!

Cartype : Audi RS3

Monday, November 21st, 2005

Cartype : Audi RS3 I have to got own me one of these puppies. I hope they bring them into Australia. An RS3 with a 260kW engine, DSG and quattro – insanity on wheels, I dont care if it rips the skin from my body when accelerating or cornering but I *must* have one. I […]

Audi S3 and the Wet.

Thursday, November 10th, 2005

There is something about the rain that just makes the purchase of the Audi some 12 months ago worth while. While the weather may be crap for Spring (southern hemisphere here people) the rain does bring an added benefit, it shows off the delightful handling that the Quattro All wheel drive system brings, even if […]

Distronic as found on the new Merc S class

Friday, November 4th, 2005

I have to say while there are nay sayers out there who say that people should do the driving and these gadgets are bad, I personally would love it. Why? It means that I can use cruise and not get caught by speed camera’s and when the muppet in front of me is going slowly […]

A lesson in traction and example of the Audi “S” cars.

Saturday, June 18th, 2005

Dear Nissan Skyrine drivers, I am referring to the rear wheel driven non AWD Godura(Godzilla)/34 aka Povvo model version here. An Audi “S” is fitted with the quattro system and some wonderful electronics from the mad scientists who ovbiously inhabit the labs at Bosch, oh and the fools at Audi take all this cool kit, […]

Why my S3 hates me

Thursday, June 16th, 2005

I don’t actually know why my S3 hates me, but it must for it has decided that it shall not have the following items work for me Sunroof – Partially works, sounds like a “cable” or worm gear or the like is slipping Left front speaker – Crackles – probably blown >< , grrr One […]

Audi S3 – MY00

Thursday, June 16th, 2005

Anyone looking for a decent second hand car should not go past the Audi S3. This car was released in Australia and the UK in right hand drive and in left hand guise for Europe, unfortunatly for any americans out there – this car was not sold in the US. What is it? Its a […]

Improving the performance of a 2.0 8V VW Golf (MkIV)

Wednesday, June 15th, 2005

Well as you might be aware I used to have a 2.0L MkIV Golf (8-Valve engine) which in it stock form did not go all that well in terms of outright speed. I looked seriously at various options for improving its performance. The options I found were 1) Replace the engine 2) Turbo or super […]