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  • MKVII VW Golf R making 489 horsepower with DVX Performance ECU/TCU tuning and TTE475 turbocharger

    The 2.0 EA888 platform certainly deserves respect and the newest Volkswagen Golf GTI and R models definitely impress with their performance and tuning value. For example, want a ~500 horsepower Golf R? Not a problem whatsoever.


    DVX Performance in Belgium was able to get an increase of nearly 200 horsepower over stock:


    Yes, on the stock 2.0 engine internals.

    Mod list:

    - TTE475 Turbocharger
    - VWR600 intake
    - Milltek Turboback
    - Forge Intercooler
    - Custom DVX Engine Remap
    - Custom DVX DQ250 Remap

    DVX Performance also tuned the DSG TCU:

    ✔600nm torque limiter
    ✔Raised clamp force
    ✔faster shiftspeed
    ✔faster reaction time shift paddles
    ✔Kickdown removal in manual mode
    ✔Shifts at higher rpm

    Quality tuning, an upgraded turbo, and som bolt ons result in a very potent Volkswagen Golf that will surprise a lot of people with it performance.

    This article was originally published in forum thread: MKVII VW Golf R making 489 horsepower with DVX Performance ECU/TCU tuning and TTE475 turbocharger started by Sticky View original post