Abarth 595 Hercules by Pogea Racing

Pogea Racing announced their new tuning kit for the Abarth 595 Series 4 model range, which includes a complete carbon-fiber bodykit, new wheels, suspension tweeks, new exhaust and more power.Visually, the Abarth 595 Hercules is distinguished by the widened front and rear fenders, side-sill extensions, splitter, bonnet with air intakes, and rear wing - all made from carbon-fiber. The bodykit can be standard/prepainted, clear-coated, or finished with Forged-Carbon, Honeycomb, and Camouflage ...

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Volkswagen Polo GTI tuned by BR-Performance

European tuner BR-Performance from Belgium, presented their tuning packages for the Volkswagen Polo VI GTI offering more power even than a stock Golf VIII GTI!With the Stage 1 upgrade, the 2.0 TFSI engine of the Polo VI GTI produces 177 kW / 241 hp of power and 450 Nm of torque thanks to software modifications.Stage 2 increases power and torque outputs to 184 kW / 250 hp and 473 Nm respectively, thanks to an ECU remap, modifications ...

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VW Golf VII GTI gets 70% more power by Mountune

British tuner Mountune launched its Stage 2+ power upgrade for the  Volkswagen Golf VII GTI and the  Golf VII GTI (facelift)The upgrade unlocks 70% more power compared to the stock version. More specifically, the tuned 2.0 TSI produces 385 hp / 283 kW (+165 hp / 121 kW) of power and 510 Nm (+160 Nm) of torque.  This increase was achieved by the IS38 turbocharger (which is standard to the Golf VII ...

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Manhart RS 450 based on the VW Golf VII R

German tuner Manhart launched the RS 450 which is an upgraded version of the Volkswagen Golf VII R (facelift).Under the bonnet, the four-cylinder 2.0 TSI engine now produces 450 hp / 331 kW (+140 hp / 103 kW) and 500 Nm (+100 Nm) of torque bringing the Golf  R on par with the most powerful hot hatches on sale. To achieve those numbers, Manhart installed a larger turbocharger, re-mapped the ECU and used a ...

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Hyundai i30 N tuned by Turbozentrum

German tuner Turbozentrum launched a new tuning pack for the Hyundai i30 N, offering higher power output for the Korean hot hatchback.Thanks to the turbocharger's optimization, total engine output is increased up to 350 hp / 257 kW in Stage 2 with a cost of 1,920 €  (excl. tax) and can exceed 400 hp / 294 kW in Stage 3 which costs 2,176.47 € (excl. tax) - or 1,666 € (excl. tax) ...

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Volkswagen Polo GTI tuned by Siemoneit Racing

German tuner Siemoneit Racing presented their package for the Volkswagen Polo VI GTI which offers vastly increased power output, a more aggressive suspension setup and interior modifications.Starting with the four-cylinder 2.0 TSI engine, it now delivers 235 kW / 320 hp and 430 Nm of torque, thanks to a bigger turbocharger, a new intercooler and an upgraded exhaust system. For comparison, the stock car produces  147 kw / 200 hp and 320 Nm ...

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Ford Fiesta ST by Pumaspeed

The Ford Fiesta ST (MK8) was launched a year ago and as expected it quickly drawn the attention of tuning companies. Pumaspeed, which is based on Wakefield, UK, offers a variety of kits for the B-Segment hot hatch, designed for those who want to spice up the - already great in stock form - Fiesta ST.Thanks to a new mapping using MAXDOUT software, the turbocharged three cylinder 1.5 liter Ecoboost engine produces from 235 hp (175 ...

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TRD and Modellista parts for Toyota Prius

TRD and Modellista unveiled a series of upgrades for the facelifted Toyota Prius that will debut at the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show. Although both companies did their best to make the hybrid look more interesting, the design remains controversial with overly aggressive details that don't really match the character and the performance of the car, even though that kind of visual upgrades are very popular in Japan.As a reminder, the updated ...

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APR VW Golf R “RLMS” unveiled at SEMA

American tuning company APR that specialized in Volkswagen, Audi, Seat, Skoda and Porsche models, unveiled the APR VW Golf R "RLMS" concept car at  SEMA 2018 in Las Vegas.The one-off hot hatch features significant visual and mechanical modifications inspired by the tuner's racing background, and is based on the Volkswagen Golf VII R (facelift).The APR VW Golf R "RLMS" is fitted with the APR Stage III+ engine build with a twin scroll Borg ...

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Hyundai i30 N tuned by RaceChip

German tuner RaceChip launched various tuning packages for the Hyundai i30 N, offering higher power output, improved torque figures and better handling with positive impact on the performance of the Korean hot hatch.With the basic S chip that costs 390 aud (249 euros), the turbocharged 2.0 liter engine gets an additional +18kw (24hp) of power and +91 Nm of torque, offering up to 10% fuel savingsThe RS chip that costs 625 ...

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