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APR Announces New B8 2.0T Stage I, Stage II and K04 ECU Upgrades!

by on 27 February 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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With over half a decade of development poured into this platform, APR’s Engineers are pleased to deliver several free upgrades to our existing customers. APR Stage I, Stage II and our K04 Turbocharger ECU upgrades are now revised with our new calibration strategies designed to produce a fantastic driving experience with more power and torque […] More…

APR Releases Cast Downpipe Exhaust System and Stage 2 Software for FWD MQB A3

by on 23 February 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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APR is pleased to present the ultimate Cast Downpipe Exhaust System! Upgrading the restrictive factory downpipe with the APR Cast Downpipe Exhaust System is a great way to increase performance and add a sophisticated growl to the exhaust note. Ideal performance is achieved through expelling exhaust gasses at maximum velocity through APR’s proprietary, low-turbulence, investment […] More…

Project OE A3: APR Stage 1 ECU Tune

by on 9 February 2015 in Project OE A3

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“There’s no replacement for displacement.” Once a truism of automotive performance, the modern era of turbocharging and direct injection have rendered that statement more of an untruism. Take, for example, Audi’s 2.0 TFSI engine like the one in our A3 2.0 TFSI. No, it may not be as powerful as 5.2 FSI of an Audi […] More…

Car & Driver Instrument Tests APR Tuned Audi RS 7

by on 28 January 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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It’s a shame about buff books and tuner cars. The big car magazines don’t focus that much on tuners, yet they offer some of the most thorough instrument testing in the automotive journalism business. So, when a magazine like Car & Driver takes a car like the APR tuned Audi RS 7 out for a spin, we sit up and take notice. More…

APR Kicks Off Annual Holiday Sale

by on 22 December 2014 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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Select APR Hardware and Software is on sale from December 22nd, 2014 till January 11th, 2015! APR Software Sale: Select APR ECU Upgrades are now on sale! ECU’s featuring APR’s EMCS Program Switching can be purchased fully loaded, including up to 4 program modes and all features, at the regular price of a single program! Customers only interested in a single […] More…

APR Releases 1.8 TFSI Generation 3 ECU Upgrade for the MQB Platform

by on 16 December 2014 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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APR is pleased to present the ultimate engine control unit (ECU) upgrade for the Generation 3, 1.8 TSI and TFSI engine as found in the MQB platform vehicles. APR’s ECU upgrade is available in octane-specific variations and is conveniently flashed to the vehicle’s factory ECU through the OBD-II port without any physical modification to the […] More…

SEMA 2014: Rotiform Audi TT RS Coupé

by on 14 November 2014 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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There’s no doubt Rotiform has taken the enthusiast world of wheels by storm. However, it’s not just their wheels that get attention. The firm’s owners are also known to build highly interesting cars and often with four rings on the hood. This Suzuka Grey TT RS owned by Rotiform co-founder Jason Whipple exemplifies our point.
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APR Releases Solid Shifter Cable Bracket

by on 29 October 2014 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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APR is pleased to present the Solid Shifter Cable Bracket. Through countless years of professional racing, APR Motorsport identified the factory shifter cable bracket system as a source of sloppy shifts, missed gears, bracket and bushing failure and even transmission failure. The factory shifter cable bracket is made from plastic with rubber bushings. Over time […] More…

Project S7: Prepping for SEMA 2014 and APR Stage 2

by on 28 October 2014 in Project S7

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Today, we finalize Project S7 preparation for SEMA 2014 in just under a week with a few updates. First among them in our #SEMAprep are the fine folks at APR Tuned who have design one devilishly fast Stage 2+ power upgrade we’ve just added. More…

APR PSA: Is Your License Plate Robbing Horsepower?

by on 22 October 2014 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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We’ve always wondered what effect (if any) license plate placement had on a vehicle’s cooling system, and thanks to APR, we now have some concrete info.  Using their in-house Mk7 GTI development car, APR’s team ran dyno tests with a european license plate affixed to one of the car’s lower grilles, then with the lower […] More…

APR Presents 2.0 TFSI Valvelift ECU Upgrade – Including Flex Fuel Engine

by on 3 October 2014 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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APR is pleased to present the ultimate engine control unit (ECU) upgrade for the 2.0 TFSI engine with Audi Valve lift! APR’s ECU upgrade is available in octane-specific variations and is conveniently flashed to the vehicle’s factory ECU through the OBD-II port without any physical modification to the factory ECU. APR’s patented EMCS functionality puts […] More…

APR Announces DirectPort Programming For Most 2008+ Audi Applications

by on 18 September 2014 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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APR is pleased to announce our world renowned DirectPort Programming (DPP) will be available for nearly all Audi, Volkswagen, Seat, Skoda and other VAG vehicles produced between 2008 to today! Gone are the days where most ECUs need to be removed and opened to install an APR ECU Upgrade. DPP will allow roughly 400 APR […] More…