Skip to main content
mk6slider

Jon Scite’s MK6 TDi

This isn’t the first time we’ve seen this red MK6 TDi. Just a few months ago, I snapped a shot of it at PTuning for their dyno day.

It’s funny how much can change in just a small amount of time. The results however, are nothing short of amazing.

Jon first purchased the car brand new, three years ago, on this exact day.

IMG_2899

Now, vastly different from the car it was, the most obvious change is the aggressive Golf R front bumper, complete with GT Racing splitter.

IMG_2900

The front fenders are wider, the rears pulled in order to fit some unique red BBS RSII wheels. Jon admits that not everyone is a fan of the color choice, but that aside, what’s not to like?

IMG_2929

Rounding off the exterior is a matte black vinyl roof, Golf R side skirts, GTi Rear Valence and smoked Euro R tails.

IMG_2920

On the inside, the car sports 2 Recaro racing seats, mounted on custom fabricated brackets to keep the occupants of the vehicle firmly planted during any bouts of spirited driving.

IMG_2917

The rear seats have been removed (because race car?) and extended to the hatch with some solid wood flooring.

IMG_2923

IMG_2925

Like most people that mod their cars, Jon says he isn’t quite finished and plans for a larger turbo upgrade, which in turn hints at the possibility of a big brake upgrade as well.

IMG_2932

We certainly can’t wait to see what changes are around the next corner!

Jon Scite's MK6 TDi

2011 Volkswagen Golf TDi

Exterior:

Golf .:R bumper w/ gt racing splitter
Srs-Tec wide fenders
BBS RSII wheels 18×8.5et25 and 18x10et30
GTI rear valance smoothed and painted gloss black
Golf .:R side skirts
OEM smoked European .:R tails
Matte black vinyl roof

Suspension:

KW v3 coilovers
Tein front coilover springs
Ksport rear springs
OEM GTI sway bars
UNIbrace UB Undercar Cross brace
UNIbrace RB Rear brace

Engine:

APR Carbonio intake
Rawtek downpipe dpf delete (catless)
AWE tuning gti style catback non-resonated and no muffler
Malone stage 2 tune
DieselGeek sigma 6 short shifter

Interior:

Golf .:R shift knob
GTI black sun visors
GTI black overdoor handles
Recaro Impact SR seats
Rear seat deleted for Mahogany hardwood flat floor
Ziza LED interior lighting kit
ECS Tuning rear hatch pop kit

Future Plans:

Darkside Developments gtb2260vk big turbo kit
Darkside Developments intercooler piping kit
Forge Front Mount Intercooler
Autopower Bolt-in Race cage

Daniel

I am a web/graphic designer who writes for and founded HighSocietyDC.com; follow me on instagram @highsocietydc