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McLaren 720S Does 9.6s Quarter-Mile with Just an ECU Tune
McLaren 720S Does 9.6s Quarter-Mile with Just an ECU Tune

21 Oct 2018, 15:03 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / All the McLaren 720S needs to deliver hypercar-level quarter-mile performance is a little ECU remap, as you'll notice in this run

 
Tuned Porsche 911 Carrera 4S vs. Stock Carrera 4S Drag Race Has Crushing Result
Tuned Porsche 911 Carrera 4S vs. Stock Carrera 4S Drag Race Has Crushing Result

24 Dec 2017, 23:03 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Have you ever wondered how much of a difference a $2,000 piece of ECU play can make when it comes to a 991.2 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S PDK?

 
McLaren 570S Boosted to 650+ HP Hits the Track to See ECU Remap Lap Time Results
McLaren 570S Boosted to 650+ HP Hits the Track to See ECU Remap Lap Time Results

16 Dec 2016, 16:53 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Those of you who have wondered how much of a difference an ECU remap can do when lapping the track will get their answer in this 570S adventure

 
Porsche 911 Turbo with Armytrix Decatted Exhaust Spits Fire, Is Forever Young
Porsche 911 Turbo with Armytrix Decatted Exhaust Spits Fire, Is Forever Young

25 Nov 2016, 23:00 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / This Porsche 911 Turbo might belong to the previous generation of the Neunelfer, but the mods it has received allow it to feel forever young

 
Jaguar XJR Tuned to 650 HP Screams Like a War God Trapped Inside a Luxury Sedan
Jaguar XJR Tuned to 650 HP Screams Like a War God Trapped Inside a Luxury Sedan

23 Nov 2016, 17:22 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / British aftermarket developer Viezu has dipped into the performance potential of the Jaguar XJR, while also gifting the lavish sedan with an even angrier growl

 
This 2016 Ford Focus RS Wants To Be a 0-60 MPH Hero
This 2016 Ford Focus RS Wants To Be a 0-60 MPH Hero

20 Sep 2016, 18:21 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / The 2016 Ford Focus RS by Vivid Tuning has currently only made the first step of its tuning process, with a 0 to 60 boost being the main focus here

 
Updated: Oakley Design Bugatti Veyron, a Tuner Veyron SS Conversion: Loudest W16
Updated: Oakley Design Bugatti Veyron, a Tuner Veyron SS Conversion: Loudest W16

10 Feb 2016, 03:27 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Imagine a Veyron owner who wanted a Super Sport and turned to a tuner for that. Now stop imagining and check out this project

 
Bentley Continental GT W12 Engine Boosted to 655 HP by Mcchip-DKR with Monster Torque
Bentley Continental GT W12 Engine Boosted to 655 HP by Mcchip-DKR with Monster Torque

25 May 2015, 16:39 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / This was all an ECU remap job, one that took four hours to complete. As a result, the torque now sits at a whopping 944 Nm.

 
Pickup Trucks and Vans Getting Extreme ECU Remaps on Dyno Are Funny Sleepers
Pickup Trucks and Vans Getting Extreme ECU Remaps on Dyno Are Funny Sleepers

19 Nov 2014, 17:42 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / When people talk about sleepers, they expect a turbine festival under the hood with hundreds and hundreds of horsepower, but today we are here to talk about the everyday sleepers, those cars that ar...

 
ABT Takes Audi S8 Facelift to 675 HP
ABT Takes Audi S8 Facelift to 675 HP

16 Oct 2014, 14:29 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Certain fans of Audi’s 4-liter twin-turbo V8 may not be fully satisfied with the 520 horses the engine delivers when hidden under the hood of the S8. Well, ABT Sportsline comes to the rescue, ...

 
Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG Boosted to 430 HP by Gad Motors
Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG Boosted to 430 HP by Gad Motors

11 Aug 2014, 10:01 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / We haven’t heard anybody complaining about the fact that the Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG only extracts 360 hp from its two-liter engine and yet tuners keep coming up with software updates for this m...

 
Lamborghini Huracan Afari, a Tuning Kit by DMC
Lamborghini Huracan Afari, a Tuning Kit by DMC

14 Jul 2014, 15:50 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / German tuner DMC has already shown its fetish for the Raging Bull thanks to the bouquet of Aventador goodies it has released, so it was only normal for them to work on the Lamborghini Huracan. For n...

 
Audi S3 Sedan Tuned to 380 HP by SR Performance
Audi S3 Sedan Tuned to 380 HP by SR Performance

23 May 2014, 08:52 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / The Audi S3 seems like a pretty novel idea from Audi, who hasn't made any fast compacts with a boot in a while now. With a 300 horsepower 2-liter turbo up front sending all its power down the s...

 
Floyd Mayweather Gets an ECU Remap on One of His Two Veyrons
Floyd Mayweather Gets an ECU Remap on One of His Two Veyrons

29 Apr 2014, 15:42 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Floyd Mayweather may or may not fight Manny Pacquiao until his career ends in September 2015, but we can be sure of one thing - among the rides he owns, the Bugatti Veyron has a very, very special p...

 
Watch a Jaguar F-Type on the Dyno: Viezu Supercharger Pulley Upgrade
Watch a Jaguar F-Type on the Dyno: Viezu Supercharger Pulley Upgrade

1 Apr 2014, 12:50 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / When you drive a Jaguar F-Type, the need for some extra oomph is probably the last thing you will experience. Regardless of the engine choice, this Jag huffs, puffs and blows your powerhouse down. A...

 
Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe ECU Software Upgrade by VF Engineering
Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe ECU Software Upgrade by VF Engineering

17 Feb 2014, 12:33 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Vehicles wearing the Spirit of Ecstasy on their radiators are not exactly a common site in dyno locations, but we are here today to talk about one of the exceptions. To be more specific, we have a R...

 
ECU Remap Performance Boost Explained
ECU Remap Performance Boost Explained

17 Dec 2013, 10:11 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / ECU remaps always come with a set of numbers that try to explain the benefits brought by the change, but the real-world corespondent of that sometimes remains a mystery. Well, that’s why we ha...

 
KTM X-BOW GT Gets Extra Power from Wimmer RS
KTM X-BOW GT Gets Extra Power from Wimmer RS

18 Nov 2013, 13:33 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / The KTM X-BOW GT isn’t the kind of car that requires extra muscle, but German aftermarket developer Wimmer Rennsporttechnik begs to differ, fitting the car with a power upgrade. KTM’s...

 
Audi R8 Touched by OK-Chiptuning
Audi R8 Touched by OK-Chiptuning

18 Jun 2013, 14:51 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Last time we spoke about OK-Chiptuning, the team had created a rather amusing incarnation of the 996-generation Porsche 911 Turbo. It seems that the aftermarket developer didn’t want to miss t...

 
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster Borrasca by Inden Design
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster Borrasca by Inden Design

17 Jun 2013, 10:24 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / The Mercedes SLS AMG Roadster has just received a new tuning package that comes from Inden Design, being called Borasca. The exterior of the car borrows its styling cues from the SLS AMG Black Se...