Opel Tuning Tips and Modifications

Getting the most out of your Opel

Opel car tuning tips and advice. We have a wide range of tuning articles covering all models of Opel from the popular small engined Nova and Corsas to turbo powered hot hatches and the large V6 Calibras covering European models. Following our tuning tips you will avoid many of the common mistakes and actually achieve the car setup you desire. Meet other owners in our Opel owners club and swap pictures and tuning tips and see the inspirational Opel tuning projects.

TorqueCars started providing Opel track day setup help, car tuning and car performance part reviews and suggestions back in 2003 and have grown from strength to strength with a fast growing membership of all types of cars including many, Opel owners. We are currently one of the fastest growing international car tuning clubs around and certainly one of the friendliest. In 2007 we also organised our first full car show.

Our Opel tuning and styling articles are continually updated so for the latest Opel track day setup,tuning and performance part advice, tips and pointers please check back regularly. We strongly recommend that you join our Opel forums and swap track day set up ideas and engine tuning mods with like minded Opel owners in the track day and engine set up forums.

If you are have a Opel tuning project underway we would love to hear about it, the Gallery section in the forum contains some interesting Opel projects already. Scroll down the page to see our latest tuning articles for your Opel.

Family 0 Tuning

We look into Family 0 tuning and highlight the best upgrades. GM Family 0 make awesome project engines and with the right performance parts like remapping, turbo upgrades and camshafts you will certainly improve your driving opportunities.

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Vivaro Life Tuning

Vauxhall Vivaro Life Tuning “Thank you for reading our Vauxhall Vivaro Life tuning guide.” The Vivaro is a awesome van […]

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Mokka X Tuning

The Vauxhall Mokka X offer good returns when tuned and with the right modified parts like remapping, turbo upgrades and camshafts you will really improve your driving enjoyment.

This pages aim is provide a guide to Mokka X tuning and provide tips on the best upgrades.

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Crossland X Tuning

This pages aim is review Crossland X tuning and provide tips on the premier mods that work. Vauxhall Crossland X really good project cars and with the right performance parts like a remap, turbo kits and camshafts you will dramatically improve your driving enjoyment.

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Todays featured car tuning articles

What is an induction kit and what does it do.

As induction kits are probably one of the most popular modifications for car tuning projects we thought we should add a introductory article to explain what they are, what they do and the theory behind them.

An induction kit is quite simply an air filter. Most cars have air filters mounted in an air box. These filters are generally constructed of paper which filters out the particles from the air and prevents these from getting into the engine. The airboxes are designed to reduce the noise of the engine and have various vanes and angles cut to maximise this noise reduction.

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Best cold air intake induction kits

Cold air intakes, induction kits and the effect on performance. “A review of the benefits of¬†induction kits.” The air filter […]

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Dry sumps

Guide to Dry sump engine conversions we look at the advantages and disadvantages and discuss why you would want to convert to a dry sump. A conventional sump is a reservoir at the bottom of the engine from where oil is pumped around the engine. The dry sump relocated this reservoir and offers more efficient lubrication. 

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