Autoplus Racing vehicle performance tuning is a process of modifying the engine and other components of a vehicle to enhance its performance. The goal of performance tuning is to increase horsepower, torque, acceleration, and speed, while also improving the vehicle’s handling and overall drivability.
Performance tuning can involve several modifications, such as upgrading the engine, exhaust system, air intake, fuel system, and suspension. These modifications can be done individually or combined to achieve the desired results. The tuning process can also involve software tuning, as mentioned earlier, to optimise the engine’s performance.
Some of the benefits of performance tuning include improved acceleration, faster top speed, better handling, and increased fuel efficiency. It’s important to note that performance tuning may void the vehicle’s warranty and can potentially cause damage to the engine if not done correctly. It’s essential to consult with a trusted and knowledgeable mechanic or performance tuning company before proceeding with any performance tuning.
A vehicle exhaust upgrade involves replacing or modifying the exhaust system to improve the vehicle’s performance, sound, and appearance. The exhaust system is responsible for carrying exhaust gases from the engine to the rear of the vehicle, and upgrading it can result in improved airflow and reduced backpressure, which can increase horsepower, torque, and acceleration.
Exhaust upgrades can include replacing the muffler or resonator, installing a high-flow catalytic converter, and upgrading the headers and pipes. Upgrading the exhaust system can also improve the vehicle’s sound, making it louder, deeper, or more aggressive, depending on the desired sound level.
Exhaust upgrades can also improve the vehicle’s appearance, with options such as chrome or stainless steel tips or custom exhaust tips. It’s important to note that certain exhaust modifications may not be legal in some states or countries, so it’s essential to check local regulations before proceeding with an exhaust upgrade.
Overall, a vehicle exhaust upgrade can improve performance, sound, and appearance, making it a popular modification among car enthusiasts.
A vehicle DSG (direct-shift gearbox) upgrade involves modifying the software or hardware of the DSG transmission to improve the vehicle’s performance and driving experience. A DSG transmission is a type of dual-clutch automated manual transmission used in some European vehicles.
Modifying the DSG software can improve the shift speed and timing, resulting in quicker and smoother gear changes. It can also optimize the transmission’s torque output and shift points, improving acceleration and overall performance.
Upgrading the DSG hardware can involve installing stronger clutches, upgraded gearsets, and improved cooling systems to handle higher power and torque outputs. This can also result in faster and smoother shifting and improved durability.
DSG upgrades can also include enabling certain features such as launch control, shift paddles, and shift lights, among others. However, it’s important to note that DSG upgrades should only be performed by a qualified professional with experience in DSG modifications to ensure that the modifications are safe and reliable.
Overall, a DSG upgrade can improve the driving experience of a vehicle, especially for those looking to increase performance and optimize their vehicle’s shift performance.
All our upgrade package prices are parts supplied, fitted and drive-away.
AutoPlus Racing specialises in BMW performance builds and currently holds the record for the most powerful S55 engine equipped M vehicle in Australia, as well as the lowest ET and fastest mph trap speed on the 1/4 mile.
* The BMW M3/M4 & M2 Competition with its S55 engine delivers approximately 290rwkW stock standard from the factory.
AUTOPLUS RACING Software, Upgrades, Performance Modifications Disclaimer
All vehicle enhancements are performed by trained and qualified mechanics. Vehicles are subject to different and varying power tuning, power increases, software upgrades and performance output. Contact Autoplus to attain specific output and performance recommendations for your vehicle.