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.
Now, vastly different from the car it was, the most obvious change is the aggressive Golf R front bumper, complete with GT Racing splitter.
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?
Rounding off the exterior is a matte black vinyl roof, Golf R side skirts, GTi Rear Valence and smoked Euro R tails.
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.
The rear seats have been removed (because race car?) and extended to the hatch with some solid wood flooring.
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.
We certainly can’t wait to see what changes are around the next corner!
2011 Volkswagen Golf TDi
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
KW v3 coilovers
Tein front coilover springs
Ksport rear springs
OEM GTI sway bars
UNIbrace UB Undercar Cross brace
UNIbrace RB Rear brace
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
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
Darkside Developments gtb2260vk big turbo kit
Darkside Developments intercooler piping kit
Forge Front Mount Intercooler
Autopower Bolt-in Race cage