23 May 2019 / By Taz Quinn-Walshe

DON'T Reach For The Sky! | Anti-Wheelie Tuning [TECH NUGGET]

DON'T Reach For The Sky! | Anti-Wheelie Tuning [TECH NUGGET]

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While the ECU is primarily in charge of controlling the fuel and ignition timing, these days there’s really not many limits on what can be done with the right ECU and the right person punching keys on the keyboard.

21 May 2019 / By Taz Quinn-Walshe

2280WHP R35 GT-R | How To Gun For 6's While TURBO Limited | Tony Palo [TECH TALK]

2280WHP R35 GT-R | How To Gun For 6's While TURBO Limited | Tony Palo [TECH TALK]

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Tony Palo of T1 Race Developments gives us a run down on a customer-owned R35 GTR that is working towards a 6-second pass which would make it the fastest Nissan R-35 with stock location turbos. At the time of filming the car had run a painfully close 7.

14 May 2019 / By Taz Quinn-Walshe

Flash Tuning 4 Times The Power On A Stock ECU? Yes Please! | COBB CAN Gatway [TECH TALK]

Flash Tuning 4 Times The Power On A Stock ECU? Yes Please! | COBB CAN Gatway [TECH TALK]

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In this video, Andre Simon of HPA and Mike McGinnis of COBB Tuning explain exactly what a CAN bus system is, how reflash tuning software has made such leaps and bounds over the last decade and where its limitations still lie.

07 May 2019 / By Taz Quinn-Walshe

Factory Block! Almost 2000HP, 7 Second Supra | PDM Programming Secrets [TECH TALK]

Factory Block! Almost 2000HP, 7 Second Supra | PDM Programming Secrets [TECH TALK]

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Does a PDM only replace fuses and relays, or is there more to it?

Pushing almost 2000HP at 58 PSI of boost from a factory block, we were excited to learn more about Cody Phillips Racing JZA80 Toyota Supra at this years TX2K.

01 May 2019 / By Taz Quinn-Walshe

Unlocking 1030WHP From An EJ25 | Subaru STI Drag/Street Build [TECH TOUR]

Unlocking 1030WHP From An EJ25 | Subaru STI Drag/Street Build [TECH TOUR]

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Running 1030WHP at 42 PSI via an Extreme Turbo Systems prepared Precision Turbo & Engine 7675 turbocharger, IAG Performance Stage 4 block, GSC Power-Division cams, and valve springs, Headgames Motorworks ported head just to name a few things, the English Racing built 2013 STI of Brandon Huntley (@scrappysti_115 on Instagram)...

23 Apr 2019 / By Taz Quinn-Walshe

Can You Have A 960HP, 42 PSI Work Whip? | F20 Honda S2000 [TECH TOUR]

Can You Have A 960HP, 42 PSI Work Whip? | F20 Honda S2000 [TECH TOUR]

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At the latest TX2K we caught up with Stuart Leiby of T1 Race to talk about his excellently presented, Nyan Cat approved F20 Powered Honda S2000 drag car, that he also drives to work a few days a week.

20 Apr 2019 / By Taz Quinn-Walshe

What Is A Slipper Clutch | Do YOU Need One? [TECH NUGGET]

What Is A Slipper Clutch | Do YOU Need One? [TECH NUGGET]

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One of the reasons why 4wd drag cars are seen as unreliable is because of the huge amount of grip they have on tap at launch and how difficult it can be to find the perfect balance between grip and power when the driver can only sidestep the clutch.

18 Apr 2019 / By Taz Quinn-Walshe

[SOFTWARE] Get hands on! - Free tuning software downloads

[SOFTWARE] Get hands on! - Free tuning software downloads

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Want to follow along with what Andre is teaching you in real time to help with your learning? It's easier than you think!

For your benefit please find a small list below of tuning software that will let you get more of a hands-on feel for the tuning process for both...