January 17th, 2018
APR is pleased to announce a 1.8T ECU Upgrade supporting the larger factory turbos found on both the A3 Quattro / GTI models and the higher powered Golf R / S3 models.
The IS20 upgrade uses the factory A3 Quattro / GTI turbocharger and delivers 274-306 HP with the factory downpipe and 284-319 HP with an APR Downpipe. The IS38 upgrade uses the factory S3 / Golf R turbocharger and delivers 351-357 HP!
Both upgrades completely transform the 1.8T, adding between 104-188 HP over stock, depending on setup. With this release, …
January 16th, 2018
APR Roll-Control Lowering Springs are designed to improve handling while delivering a stylish visual upgrade to the vehicle. This simple, yet effective upgrade lowers the vehicle’s center of gravity, giving it an attractive new stance, while remaining fully compatible with the OEM dampers. In doing so, body roll is reduced and handling improves without sacrificing ride quality or greatly impacting the life of the OEM dampers. Each spring is manufactured using premium material and the latest high-end techniques to ensure they resist sagging, and withstand harsh track conditions for years to come. Read More
December 15th, 2017
The APR Stage 1 and Stage 2 ECU Upgrades are now available for the newly facelifted S3, including the new 2018 North American models. For more information, please visit our product page.
December 14th, 2017
APR Exhaust Crackle is now available for MK7 Golf R / S3 platform 2.0 TSI vehicles!
Enhance your exhaust note just like Audi’s latest RS models! The APR Exhaust Crackle, lovingly called “pops and bangs” by many, adds a distinct crackle to the exhaust note upon lifting off the throttle, gear changes on a manual, decelerating, or while free revving at a stand standstill. This optional feature is available at no cost, at the time of flashing, for most compatible ECUs at stage 2 and higher stages. For convenience, the feature is only enabled when the vehicle …
December 13th, 2017
Previously unsupported Jetta, Beetle and Passat 1.8 TSI ECUs (Simos 12), are now supported! Stage 2 offers up to 250 HP and 315 FT-LBS of torque. Visit an APR Dealer today to get our newly updated Stage 2 software! Thank you and Go APR!
December 13th, 2017
We’ve listened to your feedback, and APR Plus is now better than ever! APR Plus provides a limited powertrain warranty, with your purchase of APR Plus software, that matches the term limits of your factory powertrain warranty. The new program is now less expensive, available at any APR dealer in the USA, supports more modifications, delivers more power and is available for more vehicles!
APR Plus now includes support for our entire lineup of APR Stage 1 compatible engine hardware, such as intakes, intercoolers, catback exhaust systems and more. We’ve also …
November 21st, 2017
APR Exhaust Crackle is now available for MK7 GTI / A3 platform 2.0 TSI vehicles!
Enhance your exhaust note just like Audi’s latest RS models! The APR Exhaust Crackle, lovingly called “pops and bangs” by many, adds a distinct crackle to the exhaust note upon lifting off the throttle, gear changes on a manual, decelerating, or while free revving at a stand standstill. This optional feature is available at no cost, at the time of flashing, for most compatible ECUs at stage 2 and higher stages. For convenience, the feature is …
November 13th, 2017
The APR MQB Stage 3+ EFR7163 Now Available Worldwide! The APR EFR7163 Turbocharger System produces up to 536 HP and lays down 10-second quarter mile passes, all through a convenient and affordable, turn-key solution. Read More: http://goapr.io/mqb3
November 9th, 2017
The APR Stage I ECU Upgrade is the first step towards making more power! This simple upgrade requires no engine hardware modifications, and produces 175 HP with 249 FT-LBS of torque. Gains as high as 38 HP and 62 FT-LBS of torque are available throughout the power band, making the vehicle exceptionally quicker in all scenarios. For those looking for a more modest bump torque with the same peak horsepower figures, a lower output file is available. To get more power, the vehicle can be outfitted with an upgraded intake, catback exhaust, or other minor bolt …
November 8th, 2017
The APR Stage 2 ECU Upgrade is now available for the early 2013/2014 Audi S3 models with the Simos 12 ECU.
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The APR Stage II ECU Upgrade is the next step towards making more power! This upgrade requires a high flow downpipe exhaust system, and produces 372-387 HP with 367-409 FT-LBS of torque. Gains as high as 86-104 HP and 82-125 FT-LBS of torque are available throughout the power band.
The upgrade is offered in high, medium and low torque versions, and is available for …