Triumph Tuning Tips and Modifications

Maximise your Triumphs driving pleasure

Thanks for visiting TorqueCars, we love Triumphs and see so many interesting Triumph projects.

If you are looking to build the ultimate Triumph then you came to the right place.

Our tuning tips and articles for the Triumph cover all the best mods and latest tuning methods to help you build a great modified Triumph.

With the help of our forum members, industry professionals and seasoned car modifiers we present a best practice guide to modding your Triumph.

Please join us in our forums, we love to hear what members are up to and it helps us spot trends so that we can ensure the site is always covering the latest and greatest tuning topics for Triumph owners.

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Principles of porting an engine and big valve conversions

The inlet and outlet ports on the engine block are usually larger than those of the manifolds that connect to them.

This allows for scope in the manufacturing process to allow for mismatched alignment.

Generally the engine ports are larger in the upstream flow direction avoiding turbulance but power gains can be made by matching these up.

Ceramic exhaust coatings and exhaust wrap

Under bonnet temperatures are one of the biggest performance killers around.

Quite simply, you want your engine to be sucking in cold air as this carries more oxygen and will allow you to burn more fuel.

The exhaust system is one of the contributors to under bonnet temperatures. You can therefore lag the exhaust to help prevent this heat soak into the engine bay.

Tuning a car engine

Let’s take a look at ways to tune a car engine and what exactly we mean by engine tuning.

We can only cover generic theory in this article on how to tune a car and suggest if you want more specific advice you sign up to our car forums where our helpful and friendly members will assist you further.

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