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World’s Fastest Beetle Hits 205mph

Volkswagen in the USA has claimed a new record by creating the world’s fasted Beetle – the Beetle LSR. Packing a heavily modified version of the 2-litre TSI motor, they managed to squeeze nearly 550hp from it which enabled the...

Download our 20th Anniversary Poster

We’re really spoiling you here – and maybe labouring the 20th Anniversary point – but you can now download the PVW pull-out poster, also available in the October issue, which hits shelves tomorrow (Thursday 8th). Just click on the image below...

PVW’s 20th Anniversary at Edition 38

It’s that time of year again when arguably the top VW show in the UK happens. As ever, expect some of the best modified VWs from across the UK and Europe, mixed with a chilled out vibe, plenty of entertainment...

20 Years of PVW: 1999

Bini Yousaf – AKA ‘Mr 90s Mk2’ – was the guy who pioneered the Brit-look for Mk2s back in the day. This is actually the same car that made the cover of the April ’98 issue, except it was yellow back...

20 Years of PVW: 1998

This lime green Mk1 GTi was built by the famous DubSport who were THE name back in the 90s/early 2000s. It was twin engined – yep, twin – packing one 2.0 16v in the front and one in the back....

20 years of PVW: 1997

Richard Baron, who would go on to form Venom Motorsport (parts supplier) which is going strong today, has had plenay of of feature cars over the years. This Corrado was the first properly ‘low’ Corrado – a look which at the...

Performance VW 20 Year Edition is on its Way

It doesn’t feel like it, but Performance VW is about to clock up 20 years of bringing you the best modified VW Group cars out there. We’ve been working especially hard on the 20th anniversary edition to make it one...

Gallery: Worthersee 2016

What is there left to say about Worthersee that we haven’t said before? Look at this way, imagine you had to describe your average car show to someone who’s never been to one before, how would you do it? “Right,...

Latest Product Round-up

MK1 R32 Made Easy Following on from its popular VR6 Conversion Kit, Eurowise has just released a package that allows you to easily drop a 24v R32/R36 engine in to your Mk1 platform car – both left and right-hand drive....

Audi IMSA S4 GTO to Debut at Shelsley Walsh

One of only two Audi IMSA S4 GTOs will be hooning up the Shelsley Walsh hill this weekend at the hands of racing legend Hans-Joachim Stuck – the first time he’s driven the car since 1992.