John’s GTI: Just a little bit

Two words come in my mind when I lay eyes on John’s GTi. Clean and simple, unfortunately these are over used words. I’d say we are dealing with something much more pristine than anything.

Aggressive aesthetics of this euro-tuner combined with some lovin’ from the owner makes the VW unique.  Staggered AMG style chrome wheels and Raceland coilover suspension does the fitment justice. The madness didn’t end with just fitment; John took engine components into consideration for his build as well. From the FORGE front mount and custom exhaust to the APR stage 2+ clutch that puts the power to the asphalt.

Locally John see’s too much Nissan and Honda, with his Volkswagen he wanted to be different. “I come from being a Honda lover,  and moving on to the GTi makes the ride feel smoother.  Overall, the car is just amazing” says John.

Mod list:
2006  VW GTI
6speed 2.0T
APR Stage 2+
300horsepower and 335torque
Raceland full coilovers
18×8 and 18×9 amg wheels
euro R32 taillights
Godspeed 3inch downpipe
FORGE Twin cooler Front mount intercooler
custom exhaust with magnaflow resonator
ECS badgeless front grill
ECS open fog grills
euro front lip
K&N Typhoon intake
Eurojet Diverter valve relocator
Eurojet Heatshield
Eurojet PCV fix
AWE Diverter valve
Autotech High pressure fuel pump
poly motormount inserts
new axles
kicker cvr 10inch sub with 1000watt kenwood amp

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Joseph Dale SF Owner/Editor Born in Houston, Texas Lives in Atlanta, GA Mazda Lover