Tuning: Audi Q5 by ABT Sportsline

22 08 2008

ABT Sportsline are real masters in tuning SUVs, admirable efforts on the Audi Q7 and Volkswagen Tiguan are testaments to this actuality. Therefore it was only a stuff of time before the tuning house took on the all-new Audi Q5 and they have free the first facts today.

The Abt engineers have unnerved the book at the Q5‘s engine range with tuning for three of their different brawn units. Starting with the diesel offerings, the basis 2.0-liter TDI has been boosted by 20hp up to 190hp gratitude to the application of Abt Power, while the more powerful 3.0-liter TDI is treated to the Abt Power S kit which takes the ability crop up by a mammoth 70hp to 310hp. The 2.0-liter TFSI engine is also treated to the Abt Power upgrade bringing total brawn up to 240hp from 211hp.

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MTM Supercharged Audi RS6 with 702hp Engine (photo)

1 08 2008

Early MTM tuned many cars, especially remembers beast Audi RS4 (video). But Audi’s RS6 Avant with its 580 bhp 5.0-liter FSI twin turbo V10 engine is the most brawny car ever created by the marque and tuning specialist, Motoren Technik Mayer GmbH (MTM) from Wettstetten, Germany has got a performance focused tuning envelop which boost the performance of this super-prompt posting cart even more.

With electronic ECU modifications only, MTM engineers have boosted authority to 656 bhp at 6,180 rpm. On appeal from the purchaser, MTM can electronically legalize top haste in increments of each 279, 290 or 310 km/h. Torque grows to 785 Nm from the usual 650 Nm, allowing nothing to 100 km/h in 3.9 seconds (rank 4.6 sec) – vertebrae crushing warrant all for only 3,999 EUR.

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New Volkswagen Scirocco GT24 (photo) | autoworld

23 05 2008

Given the number of cars in the position until the results of over 1,000 hp, 325 hp a vehicle May does not seem very impressive, but expect the New Volkswagen Scirocco GT24, on the initiative taxonomic World Meeting 2008 in the city of Klagenfurt, Austria, near the lake. May it not so fast that these machines, but it seems really good.

The competition of the Scirocco version supports all of its 325 hp, a 2-liter four-cylinder gasoline direct-injection engine turbochargers, even in a position, 340 Nm from 2100 rpm. The DSG gearbox is also made to the GT24, a reference to the first race, the car to cope with, the famous 24-hour race Nurburgring, the closest Saturday.

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