Ford Focus RS with 510 kW made possible by Mountune

British tuner Mountune announced that the managed to increase the power of Ford's  2.3 liter EcoBoost engine to an astonishing 510 kW / 684 hp / 692 PS!Under the bonnet of the Ford Focus RS MK3, the four-cylinder 2.3-liter engine produced 257kw / 345 hp / 350 PS and  470Nm of torque in stock form, which at the time made it the most powerful hot hatch on sale. Today, this title belongs to the Mercedes-AMG A 45 ...

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Mercedes-AMG A35 tuned by BRABUS

German tuner BRABUS announced their B 35 tuning package for the Mercedes-AMG A35 4MATIC (W177) which will premiere at the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA). With the most powerful PowerXtra + tuning kit (high-performance mapping for controlling the injection and ignition, increased boost pressure, high-performance rear muffler, stainless steel exhaust), the turbocharged four cylinder 2,0 liter engine produces 268 kW (365 hp) of power at 6,300 rpm and 460 Nm of torque. This ...

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More power for the Ford Focus RS by Mountune

British tuner Mountune announced two new tuning kits for the Ford Focus RS MK3 that make the fastest previous generation Focus more powerful than any factory-spec hot hatch on sale.The m520 MRX power upgrade kit offers 382 kW (520 hp) of power and 700 Nm of torque, from the 2.3 liter Ecoboost engine.  This happens thanks to a larger Borg Wagner EFR-7163 turbocharger (Dual Row Ceramic Ball Bearings,Water Cooled Center Section, Integrated ...

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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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Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR tuned by ABT Sportsline

ABT Sportsline presented a tuning package for the Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR, including performance upgrades and a range of ABT alloy wheel designs. Thanks to the ABT Engine Control (AEC) unit, 2.0 liter TSI engine produces 250 kw (340 hp) and 430 Nm of torque. This means the tuned hot hatch comes with an additional 37 kW (50 hp) and 50 Nm of torque over the stock version. Thanks to the power ...

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Ford Fiesta ST tuned by Mountune

British tuner Mountune, unveiled their new m225 tuning kit for the Ford Fiesta MK8 ST which provides more power and torque for one of the best B-Segment hot hatches currently available for sale.Thanks to Mountune's power upgrade, the 1.5 liter three-cylinder EcoBoost engine produces 225 hp / 165 kw of power and 340 Nm of torque which means that you get an additional +25 hp / 18 kw and +50 Nm over ...

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VW Polo R WRC tuned by Wimmer

Wimmer Rennsporttechnik Solingenr offers a tuning package for the VW Polo V R WRC Street, that offers significantly increased power figures which result to improved performance.Thanks to Wimmer, the 2.0 TFSI engine of the tuned hot hatch produces up to 420 hp / 309 kw of power and 651 Nm of torque, allowing a top speed of 280 km/h (174 mph).In comparison, the regular VW Polo V R WRC Street with a 2.0 TFSI produced 220 ...

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New Tuning kits for the Ford Focus RS by Mountune

British tuner Mountune, known for designing and producing performance parts for Ford models, launched two new kits for the Ford Focus RS MK3 - the m400X and  the m400R.Both kits offer increase the output of the 2.3 liter Ecoboost engine to 294 kw / 400 hp and 560 Nm of torque (for comparison, the stock model produces 257 kw / 350 hp and 440 Nm). The m400R is designed as an upgrade ...

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