Vauxhall Astra tuning.
"Truly ASTRAnomical power"
The Vauxhall Astra was introduced way back in 1979 known across europe as the Kadette. Today it has become very popular car as it is cheap to run with many parts available. Vauxhall provided a wide range of engine options from a base engine of 1200cc up to a lively 2.0… Read More...
Vauxhall Omega Tuning
"Omega – the last letter in the Greek Alphabet"
The Omega was Vuaxhall large executive car designed to take on the Vectra. The Omega suffers depreciation like a war zone holiday villa which means there are some bargains to be had.
Improving the handling should be your first priority in your Omega tuning project. We suggest that you fit uprated… Read More...
Vauxhall Zafira Tuning
"Zafiras on Fire – HOT mods."
For the larger family you will often choose a Zafira the MPV from Vauxhall. Sadly having a family will usually restrict your choice of cars and leave you wanting for more performance.
The cars were built for comfort so we would advise uprating the suspension and making hte… Read More...
Vauxhall Nova Tuning
"Nova actually means “Doesn’t go” in Spanish"
With the rise of the Corsa the Nova is actually becomming a rare site and used as projects.
We have seen a few Novas with GTE and Cavalier SRi engines in them.
With conversions like this you will embarras modern hot hatches.
TorqueCars would say that Nova owners… Read More...
Vauxhall Vectra Tuning
One of our members has completed a magnificent Vectra engine swap project which you can read about here. Handling modifications are usually your first port of call for the Vectra. Drop the car by as much as 35mm and fit stiffer dampers, bigger drops will need other modifications in most instances… Read More...
Vauxhall Cavalier Tuning
"Thats a Cavalier attitude."
The Sri 130 was one of the best Cavaliers and if you have a smaller engined Cavalier you should really look out and see if you can track an SRi engine down for a swap. Handling modifications are usually your first port of call for the Cavalier. With its wide track… Read More...
Getting the best performance mods for the Tigra.
"Tigra by name Tiger by nature"
The Vauxhall Tigra was introduced in 1994 and became a cheap affordable production sports coupe. The Tigra was based on the Corsa and shares many of the same mechanical components including engine and chassis. This means that although relatively low in production numbers… Read More...
Vauxhall Corsa Tuning
"Of Corsa you can!"
The Vauxhall Corsa was introduced as the replacement to the popular Nova back in 1993.
Today it has become a very popular car with young drivers as it is cheap to run and insure.
Sadly many tacky and tasteless modifications have caused many to dismiss the Corsa as a serious track day car.… Read More...
Getting the best performance from your VX220.
"The Griffin rises from the ashes…"
When a mainstream manufacturer look to make an affordable and fun track day car people sit up and take notice. The VX220 is often favourably compared to the Lotus Elise and is better equipped from a luxury point of view. Although the VX220 is… Read More...
Vauxhall Meriva Tuning
"A family car that you can have fun in."
Handling modifications are usually your first port of call for the Meriva. We would go to a maximum drop of 35mm on most models. You risk rubbing on the arches if you go lower than this.
Our aim in Meriva engine tuning should be to… Read More...
Vauxhall Carlton Tuning
"Big but potentially very fast."
The Carlton was one of the largest vehichles that Vauxhall made. The Cosworth beating Lotus carlton shows the potential the Carlton has for tuning. Its long body and heavy engine can make for difficult handling.
So handling modifications are usually your first port of call for the Carlton. We… Read More...
Tuning the Vauxhall Calibra
"Super Calibra Fabulistic Power is Precotious."
Released back in the 1990 the Calibra was a revolutionary shape, and Vauxhalls answer to the Ford Puma, and rumours that Ford were going to relaunch the Capri.
It had one of the lowest drag coefficients in its class and even the slowest model got to 60… Read More...
"Turning a Monaro into a monster"
When you think muscle car we tend to think of big American cars like the Mustang and the Challenger. Australia have turned out a stunning muscle car and in the UK it is badged as a Vauxhall, elswhere in the world it is badged as the Holden and Pontiac… Read More...