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Audi Tuning Tips and Modifications

Maximise your Audis driving pleasure

Audi car tuning tips and advice. We have a wide range of tuning articles covering all models of Audi from small engined A2 family cars to large engine hot hatches the S and RS range and executive cars like the A6 and A8.

Quattro, Turbo diesel and turbocharged models are best candidates for modifications but all models in the Audi range will benefit from some performance modifications and carefully selected tuning parts.

Following our tuning tips you will avoid many of the common mistakes and actually achieve the car setup you desire. A standard Audi is very well built and there is a good amount of power and nicely tuned handling but with our tips you can take this to the next level and really personalise your car.

Please join the forum for model specific questions and answers and to meet other owners and see what modifications they have done.

We get to read about a lot of international Audi owners projects in our forum and have an ever growing gallery so be sure to drop in and tell us what you’ve been upto with your car. Scroll down the page to see our latest tuning articles for your Audi.

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Tuning the Audi A6

Tuning the A6, S6 and RS6 models

"It is big and it is clever."

The big daddy of the Audi range. The car comes in saloon and estate versions and despite its large size is actually very agile particularly with the Quattro setup. The absolute tuners dream has to be the early S6 turbo or the later… Read More...

Audi A4 tuning tips and A4 performance parts

The A4 range from 1995 continuing the Audi range of high quality executive cars. In the A4 Audi had a car which rivals the BMW 3 series, albeit without the image. The range includes a selection of body styles from the Saloon to the Estate model. Reliability is up to the usual high Audi standards and the huge range of engine choices ensure there is a model suitable for most drivers needs.

The A4 is the Audi take on the executive car – something which they have executed very well. Read More...

Audi S3 Tuning performance parts review.

The S3 is a good car tuning project to play with. Audi have done many modifications to the S3 including a twin intercooler and 4 wheel drive (haldex) system to help put the power down. This gives an excellent base for a tuning project and we look at the best mods for this awesome car.

Drop the S3 by as much as 20mm and fit stiffer adjustable shocks, bigger drops will need other modifications in most instances or your arches will rub on the tyres, especially if you have fitted larger rims. Read More...

Audi 2.0 TFSi tuning & Carbon build up issue

Due to concerns about emissions and tighter controls the 2.0 TFSi engine was born and contains a number of major revisions to enhance engine efficiency. The 1.8T engine was retired and replaced with a more powerful turbo charged 2.0 FSi unit.

The most notable revision is the introduction of direct injection allowing very fine control over fuelling and as well as the extra economy on offer the engine provides a lot of extra performance. Read More...

Tuning advice tips and article for the Audi 1.8T engine

The 1781 cubic centimeters in this 20 Valve turbo charged engine represents what must be one of the most tunable engines around today and is found in family cars like the A3 and A4 and on sports oriented models like the TT, and the S3.

The fact these engines can be tuned to such extremes indicates the versatility of them.

The 20 valves are arranged with 3 intake valves and 2 exhaust valves per cylinder. Read More...

Tuning the Audi 80 for more bhp power

he Audi 80 showed that large practical executive cars could be fun and involving to drive. The solidly built German engineered Audi 80 has stood the test of time and there are plenty of great examples still on our roads.

Improving the handling should be your first priority in your 80 tuning project. When pressed hard the Audi 80 saloons have a tendency to lift a wheel.

An anti roll bar and strut brace can help keep the wheels on the ground. Read More...

S6 Tuning

The S6 was, in it’s time, the flagship Audi. The interior was trimmed with carbon fibre, long before it became a popular aftermarket option.

It offered fantastic performance and still looked like an ordinary accountants car!

There were only a few engine options which varied from region to region. The 2.2 (ANN) Turbo was pretty rare with more of the 4.2 V8 (AEC) engines being sold. in 1999 the 2.2 Turbo was dropped and only the 4.2 V8 was offered. Read More...

Tuning the Audi TT – best TT performance parts

The TT represents a bit of a departure from the norm for Audi and they created a great and fun sports car. Styling is somewhat unfairly criticised as being a bit like a beetle but the car clearly is a trend setter rather than a trend chaser.

Audi can now put their excellent range of engines and quattro drive train to good use in a chassis that has been designed with fun and handling in mind. Read More...