St Patrick’s Day

Hi all… March 17th honors St. Patrick, the Patron Saint of Ireland. Ironically, however, St. Patrick was not born in Ireland, but in Wales as Maewyn Succat in 387 A.D. Captured by raiders from Ireland, he was sold as a slave. It was after six years in captivity that he escaped and rejoined his family. Following Read More

COVID-19

Hi all… In light of the current uncertainty surrounding the outbreak of COVID-19, I felt that it was important to update you on the steps that I am taking. I am closely monitoring the official guidance from our government and have implemented all recommended precautionary measures to any of my customers. Web and phone orders Read More

New GTI 2020

The 2020 Volkswagen Golf GTI has finally arrived – the most important model in the brand’s performance portfolio, the evolution of a hot hatchback icon and a paragon of affordable performance since 1975. No pressure whatsoever, then, on this 2020 VW Golf GTI model. The GTI (petrol) has been unveiled alongside its GTD (diesel) and GTE (petrol Read More

Dad RIP

Hi all… On the 13th February our world was knocked upside down with the passing of my Dad. He had battled through a lot of illness over the past few years and will be sadly missed. He instilled in me the love for all things Volkswagen. ‘Death leaves a heartache no one can heal – Read More

Out of the office…

Hi all… I am out of the office on family leave for the next couple of days but will be picking up email’s on the phone etc. My response time may be a little slower than usual. My next postage dates are the Thursday 13th February. You are welcome to purchase from my website but Read More

Ireland Tour 2020

Mk1 Golf Owners Club Ireland Meet 2020 – Weekend of 18th September – 20th September 2020 Now in its eight year the MK1 Owners Club Ireland Region takes its tour and heads South to Cork. Every year club members from home and abroad have traveled and this year we hope it will be no different. Read More

January Sale…

Hi all… Having a bit of a January Sale – Save 5% in your cart – use code January2020 not a lot, but every bit helps. Happy New Year! More parts and stock coming in a few weeks. Also on all orders over €75 receive a FREE mk1 golf keying. Cheers Hugh Read More

Mk2 Golf GTi – Hot Hatch Perfection

Mk2 Golf GTi – Hot Hatch Perfection There are few cars as iconic as the mighty Mk2 Golf GTi. The Golf in standard guise was a brilliant car, but when Volkswagen decided to heat things up with a tuned 1.6 engine, it opened up a world of potential for the humble hatchback. Before the Golf GTi, hatchbacks were small, Read More