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APR Software and Hardware Now Available for the VW Arteon!

September 9th, 2019

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We’re pleased to announce several new hardware and software upgrades for the North American Arteon 2.0T!

APR’s ECU Upgrade dramatically increases power and is available in multiple stages and octanes. The Arteon is rated at 268 HP and 258 FT-LBS of torque from Volkswagen. With the APR Plus ECU Upgrade, which includes a factory term limit matching powertrain warranty, expect up to 359 HP and 349 FT-LBS of torque!

Next up is APR’s Stage 1 ECU Upgrade. It requires no hardware, yet delivers 359-382 HP with 349-392 FT-LBS of torque! Gains as high as 85-113 HP and 95-136 …

APR & Dinan Haus Party Open House and Dyno Day!

September 4th, 2019

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On October 12th we’re bringing back the world-renowned APR BBQ and Open House, now dubbed the APR & Dinan Haus Party! Come tour our 80,000 sqft facility and take part in our Dyno Day and Car Show! Doors open as early as 9 AM and the event last until 3 PM.

Expect all of the following:

  • Tour APR, ask us questions, and see what makes us tick
  • Get your car flashed on site with event-only deals
  • Get your car dynoed and watch others lay down the power (limited tickets!)
  • Grab a bite to …

V2.8 ECU Upgrade Now Available for MK7 Golf R / S3 / TTS (North America)

August 27th, 2019

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We’ve updated our Stage 2 ECU Upgrades for 2015-2018 model year MK7 Golf R, S3 (8V), and TTS (8S) in North America to add new features that were first introduced on our newly released 2019 ECU Upgrade. The new features are available free from APR at all APR dealers and include the following tweaks:

  • Auto Start-Stop now defaults to the off position.
  • Pops and Bangs now has an optional “aggressive” or loud mode.
  • Pops and Bangs now has 6MT and DSG specific files to ensure the modes only trigger when intended.
  • Coolant temperature protection routines were tweaked to more …

V2.0.x Software now available for the MK7 GTI / A3 Platform 2.0T

August 22nd, 2019

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We’ve updated our Stage 1, Stage 2, and Stage 3 IS38 ECU Upgrades bringing new features, power, and safety. This is mostly available in our newly released 2019 GTI / A3 ECU Upgrades and is now available for all previous years in North America.

Key Updates:

– Better power delivery with flatter torque, and higher peak power
– Various protection routines added and tweaked
– Linear pedal mapping
– Tire spin protection added (FWD files only, running an AWD file disables it)
– Corrected the digital dash boost gauge
– Auto Start / Stop is now inverted and defaults off (Stage 2/3)
– …

APR Valveless Catback Exhaust System for the S3 Sedan

August 22nd, 2019

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For the more track minded enthusiasts where weight, sound and price point all are highly desired metrics, the APR Valveless system is the desired configuration. In this configuration the axle back portion of the exhaust has the mufflers and valves removed. Weight drops considerably and the system becomes more aggressive. With the factory DP in place, the system is louder and more aggressive, but thanks to the center Helmholtz chamber, drone is reduced, giving a more pleasant, yet aggressive driving experience. However, when upgrading to the APR Race DP, the system transforms and becomes unapologetically raw …

APR Big Brake Upgrades Now Available for the MK6 GTI!

August 21st, 2019

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APR’s Big Brake Upgrade is an ultra-durable, feature-packed solution specifically tailored to each vehicle. The brakes provide outstanding stopping-power at an affordable price and are targeted towards a wide operating range such as normal or spirited street driving, track days and HPDE events. The system handily out-brakes, out-lasts, and out-performs other systems on the market, including much larger and heavier setups such as the factory standard RS3/TTRS brakes! Now Available for the MK6 GTI! Read More.

APR DQ381 7-Speed Front Wheel Drive TCU Upgrade (IS20)!

August 16th, 2019

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APR is pleased to present the ultimate Transmission Control Unit (TCU) Upgrade for the DQ381 7-Speed DSG / S-Tronic Transmission on FWD vehicles like the MK7 Golf GTI and Jetta GLI!

APR’s TCU Upgrade dramatically improves upon the DQ381 transmission’s function, drivability, and performance through a myriad of enhancement and custom features. Normal daily driving is smoother as we’ve improved upon the normal quirks and complaints associated with the driving experience. Sporty driving is far more capable with increased torque capacity, clamping pressure, faster shifting times, more capable launch control, and more, handily shaving .2 seconds off …

APR Q7 (4M) 3.0 TFSI ECU Upgrades!

August 16th, 2019

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APR’s ECU Upgrades are now available for the Audi Q7 (4M)! Power and torque grow substantially with APR’s ECU Upgrades. First up is APR Plus, which offers a factory term limit matching limited powertrain warranty and offers up to 447 HP with 379 FTLBS. For those looking for more power, APR Stage 1 offers 447-479 HP with 379-399 FTLBS. Next up, the APR Stage 2 ECU Upgrade, designed for use with an upgraded pulley, bumps power up to 467-500 HP with 398-423 FTLBS. Stage 2 is also available for use with dual pulleys for even more …

APR 4.0 TFSI X-Pipe

August 13th, 2019

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For vehicles with an APR Race DP and APR S6/S7 Catback Exhaust System, or APR RS6/RS7 Catback Exhaust System, the APR X-Pipe is a must have. This upgrade creates a smooth transition between the two systems and integrates an x-pipe that reduces backpressure. This upgrade smooths out the exhaust note for a more refined sound profile while also increasing peak torque. Like the rest of the system, the x-pipe is constructed from T304 stainless steel, beautifully TIG welded, and includes all new APR slip clamps. Purchase one here today!

APR 2019 2.5 TFSI Audi TT RS / RS3 ECU Upgrade

August 9th, 2019

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APR Plus, Stage 1, Stage 1+ and Stage 2 are now available for the 2019 TT RS and RS3. Power starts at 394 HP, but with APR’s hardware and software upgrades expect up to 574 HP! For the 2019 model year vehicles we’ve added a host of features, including a return to the original exhaust crackle found on previous model year vehicles, program switching, and much more. For vehicles with OPF filters, expect a slight decrease in power.

Learn more on our product page and GO APR!

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