Winter tires.. Do you need them?

Its officially winter and with winter comes cold temperatures, ice ,snow and slush.. you know weather conditions that summer tires or performance oriented all season tires are not optimal for! A popular question we get here at Excelerate Performance  is whether or not...

Winter Prep…For Your Car…

Last week ended strong. Our mechanics kicked it into high gear and got things done so we can make room for a few builds that we will  be completing at the start of the new year. The cold weather is upon us so Excelerate Performance wants to remind everyone to make...

MQB S3 Blown Turbo…

MQB Audi S3 Blows its turbo Ever wonder what your turbocharger looks like when it decides its had enough with life? Unfortunately this car has been plagued by a manufacturer defect where IHI Turbocharger (manufacturer) had released turbochargers without proper torque...

B8.5 S4 Gets APR’s stage 2 Dosage…

B8.5 S4 Gets APR’s stage 2 Dosage This B8.5 came to Excelerate with withdrawal symptoms. The Milltek Exhaust system this car received a year ago was not enough to cure the itch for more. The owner of this car practically forced himself into calling Excelerate...

Audi RS6 Reborn…

Audi RS6 Reborn… This C5 Audi A6 came to Excelerate Performance because the Audi dealership diagnosed and inspected the car. After Audi looked at it they let this car leave with a clean bill of health and that all that needed to be replaced was the power...

B.5 S5 Undergoes Major Transformation…

B.5 S5 Undergoes Major Transformation This B8.5 S5 3.0T is ready for some goodies and patiently waiting its transformation. This owner wanted to stay subtle yet aggressive with these modifications so each step was planned carefully. Since the car was black and had...