Tuner Battlegrounds 2012: Tony Mairena

Name: Tony Mairena

Country: USA

Vehicle: 2001 Volkswagen Jetta

Horsepower: 400

Engine/Performance Info/Modifications:Tuner Battlegrounds 2012: Tony Mairena

  • VR6 Supercharged
  • Stage 2 5-speed 50hp shot of nitrous (1 bottle)
  • Neuspeed billet caps
  • ABD strut bar (orange)
  • Quaife differentials
  • Raxle axles (400hp rated)
  • Clutch Net stage 3 kit
  • TT short shifter
  • Techtonics down pipe and high flow cat battery relocation kit to trunk
  • Neuspeed cat back exhaust
  • Orange engine cover

Wheels & Tires Info/Modifications:

  • 18x8.5 and 18x10.5  RH ZW3 wheels

Suspension Info/Modifications:

  • H&R ultra low coilovers
  • H&R sway bars

Exterior Info/Modifications:Tuner Battlegrounds 2012: Tony Mairena

  • Konigseder wide body kit (last one in the U.S. I was told)
  • Euro GTI bumper
  • Kamei bumper air vents
  • Kamei grill
  • Eurogear carbon fiber hood
  • Painted black VIS carbon fiber trunk
  • Half painted black Euro stubby mirrors
  • Caractere roof spoiler
  • Caractere rear lip spoiler
  • Votex side skirts
  • MKV for MKIV headLight w/ HID’s
  • Suntek HP50 tint (blue Mercedes)
  • Honda 2000 antenna

Interior Info/Modifications:

  • Sparco shift knob
  • Sparco steering wheel
  • Sparco pedalsTuner Battlegrounds 2012: Tony Mairena
  • Sparco Chrono seats (custom rewrap, Orange perforated and black leather)
  • Rear seats (custom rewrap to match front)
  • Orange shift boot
  • To match seats, Euro center console (multiple cup holders)
  • GLI headliner, mirrors, grab handles, sunroof switch
  • Lights swap (black)
  • Black floor mats
  • ABD silver (speedo and tach replacement gauges)
  • C Pillar bar
  • Custom gauge pod where front air bag used to be (volt, boost, oil press, air/fuel)

Audio/Multimedia Info/Modifications:

  • Alpine double din pulse touch screen (w-200)
  • 6" Optiplex rear view monitor screen
  • 2 pairs of Alpine 6.5" type s component speakers (front and rear doors)
  • Custom Rear trunk setup (2 10" monitors, 1 pair of Alpine 4" type s speakers, 3 10" type r subs, 3 MRP-M500 Amps, 1 MRP-F300 Amp)

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