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Owner Neil Shuarts Location 'Philadelphia, PA Occupation Sunset Auto Repair ENGINE 2.5-liter M20 inline-six with Turner Motorsport DME chip, cat-back exhaust, deleted muffler, cone filter DRIVETRAIN five-speed manual with UUC short shifter, OE Z3 rack and pinion BRAKES factory SUSPENSION FK 60mm front, 40mm rear springs, Bilstein shocks, 15mm front drop hats, deleted spring pads WHEELS & TIRES 16x8 Sport Maxx XXR 002 wheels with 205 45 R16 Goodyear Eagle F1 tires EXTERIOR OE 325is front...

Our B6 Vw Passat Project Car Gets A Hidef Body

Last month we had the pleasure of introducing our latest project car - this '08 Passat 2.0T. It may not be every enthusiast's vehicle of choice, but it's a great option for those wanting more space, comfort and daily drivability compared to a big-turbo GTI or track-prepped coupe. We began updating the vehicle with some simple aftermarket bits to improve handling and overall appearance. We ditched the stock 17 wheels for 19x8.5 Privat Legende rollers. The sleek rims featured matte-graphite...