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8 12, 2015

V-Sport Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG – Hot Tuner 2015

2016-07-11T11:50:09+00:00 December 8th, 2015|News|

Mercedes-AMG didn’t plan on leaving survivors after it skydived into the hot-hatch game. It wanted its A45 perched at the top of its segment’s food-chain. That’s why if you flip one on its roof the weapons-grade hardware would dazzle even a NASA pilot. John Healey from V-Sport in Sydney knows this. “As a base car [...]

5 12, 2015

ROH Wheels Toyota 86 – Hot Tuner 2015

2016-10-22T02:32:17+00:00 December 5th, 2015|News|

As sensationally wonderful as the Toyota 86 is, it’s not over-endowed in the grunt department.   Its outright speed isn’t too shameful – 0-100km/h in seven-odd seconds and about 15-flat over the quarter was V8 Falcon pace not that long ago – but its engine never really inspires.   Forced induction is the obvious solution, [...]

13 08, 2015

Fastest Lap Time In Hot Tuner 2015 – ROH 86

2016-07-11T11:50:26+00:00 August 13th, 2015|News|

V-Sport’s ROH 86 produced the fastest time in this years Hot Tuner Challenge. Beating an M4, WRX, XR8 among many others. Hot Tuner Veteran John Healey explains how they turned a standard 147kw Toyota 86 into a street legal track weapon. What modifications were done to this Toyota 86? We started with a complete stroker [...]

11 08, 2015

V-Sport A45 Fastest In Hot Tuner Challenge History

2016-10-22T02:32:18+00:00 August 11th, 2015|News|

Despite spending the lowest modification costs in the Hot Tuner field, V-Sport’s A45 AMG finished 1st in Shortest Stopping Distance and an overall 2nd place. The team at V-Sport proves you don’t need to spend big dollars to significantly improve your car’s performance. We talk with V-Sport’s Hot Tuner Challenge Veteran John Healey.   What [...]