In the world of high-performance German coupes, there are a lot of options. For those who know and love Audi, the S5 is the perfect option. The B9 S5 is more powerful than the older B8 S5, but it lacks the awesome V8 noise the B8 produces. Luckily, squeezing more power from the B8 S5 is easy, since Audi left a decent amount of performance on the table.
Honda Civic Type R ECU Tuning Gains OVER 50 Horsepower – Video Inside
January 11, 2019
When Honda announced the FK8 Civic Type R was coming to the US, it polarized enthusiasts. Although itâs the fastest front-drive car ever, it lacked the high-revving naturally aspirated power-plant that Honda used in previous Civic Type R models. It might not rev to 9k RPMs, but the new 2.0L turbo-charged K20C1 engine is much easier to squeeze power out of compared to the old naturally aspirated engines.
Honda Civic Type R ECU Removal Instructions for Tuning
January 10, 2019
Ready to get your Honda Civic Type R tuned for more horsepower! No problem as VR Tuned has got you covered. But to tune this Bosch MED17 ECU with a tricore processor, you have to remove it as it can only be done on the bench in boot mode. Removing the ECU is fairly easy to do with some basic socket wrenches and a flathead screwdriver. You do not have to open the ECU up, leave that to the pros like us. Just remove the ECU out and send it to us and we will do the rest. These pictures below give you a step by step of how it comes out. Any questions just contact us!
Mercedes VR Tuned Applications Now Tunable Through OBDII Port!
December 20, 2018
We all know Mercedes AMG vehicles are some of the best performance luxury vehicles ever. From the small CLA45 AMG to the massive G65 AMG, everything with an AMG badge has unparalleled performance. Thanks to Mercedesâ use of turbocharged engines in modern AMG vehicles, getting more performance from your Mercedes AMG has been pretty easy. If you want to capitalize on performance mods such an intake or exhaust, an ECU tune is the solution. With a proper ECU tune, parameters such as air/fuel ratio, ignition timing, and boost can be adjusted for your setup. With some AMG vehicles, a tune can increase power by over 100hp and 100ft-lbs.