Posts tagged "tunehouse"

Ultra Focus – MOTOR Magazine December 2018 Issue

The fellas at MOTOR magazine recently had a go in the THR Ford Focus RS. Featured in December’s issue, the […]

R.I.P THR 86 – World Time Attack Challenge 2018

As some of you might already know, our efforts at this year’s World Time Attack Challenge didn’t exactly go as […]

Jim’s Word – April 2018

This month I want to touch on what motivates me as a business owner. I’ve been in business for 17 […]

Jim’s Word – March 2018

When it comes to modern performance vehicles, dyno tuning is by far the most important process. First and foremost, it […]

Five reasons to service your car with Tunehouse

Tunehouse has been in business for more than 17 years. We’re passionate about keeping our customers happy to the point […]

Walkinshaw Performance by Tunehouse

If you’re a Holden or HSV fan you’ve heard the name Walkinshaw Performance before. The Walkinshaw Performance brand is synonymous […]

Tunehouse T-Shirts – Coming Soon!

We have shirts! We thought it was time make some merchandise so you can show your support and represent the […]

THR-86 Update – Gearing up for MOTOR Hot Tuner Challenge

It’s been a long time between drinks since we’ve last updated you on the 86, so here we go. The […]

New Turbo Kits now available for Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ

Do you love your 86 or BRZ for its handling and looks but are unimpressed with its performance? Here, at Tunehouse […]

Merry Christmas and a safe and happy New Year!

Tunehouse will close on Tuesday 23rd and reopen on Monday 5th January.
Stay safe and we’ll see you again in 2015!

Christmas can come early for one lucky 08-14 WRX owner!

Attention all 2008 – 2014 Subaru WRX owners! We have a very special, limited offer for you.

Hard work pays off as Tunehouse cars triumph at WTAC

It’s been a long time coming but we finally managed to get a podium in one of the biggest events on the Australian racing calendar – World Time Attack Challenge.

Team Tunehouse getting ready for World Time Attack Challenge

The preparations for the World Time Attack Challenge are now in full swing at Tunehouse with all cars in their final stages of completion.

THR-86 the fastest RWD at Nulon Nationals

Adding to its ever-growing list of trophies, the Tunehouse THR-86 scooped up another award, this time it was for the Fastest RWD at the Nulon Nationals.

Tunehouse riding high at the Motor Hot Tuner Challenge

Squaring off against one of the most powerful, exotic field of cars ever assembled at the Motor Hot Tuner Challenge, Tunehouse was definitely an underdog.
But as it’s usually the case, it’s the underdog that bites the hardest. The August issue of Motor Magazine featured a full rundown on the proceedings and included some interesting quotes from the test drivers.

Britain’s finest – tuning Aston Martin’s V12 Vantage

It doesn’t get much more British than Aston Martin, it is after all James Bond’s car of choice in most of his on-screen adventures. This one gets the full Tunehouse treatment.

STOP! When was the last time you had your brake system inspected?

We all tend to take the brakes for granted, we press the pedal and the car stops. For most people that’s all there is to it but, just like any other part on your car, brakes wear out and need servicing.

Tunehouse returns to Hot Tuner in 2014 with two red hot competitor entries!

After a string of impressive results in previous Motor Hot Tuner Challenge events, Tunehouse will return once again in 2014.

Adjusting the Abarth: performance upgrades for the Italian icon

We were excited to get our hands on one of these pocket rockets and were quite impressed with its power delivery, handling and overall presence. That is not to say the car can’t do with a few mods!

Another day at the track – another lap record for the THR-86

What do you do when you already have the fastest Toyota 86 in the country? You make it even faster, of course!

Jim’s Word – FEBRUARY 2014

Welcome back! Hope you have all enjoyed the Christmas break and are as excited to be back as I am. […]

Plex Pro Boost Controller – now available exclusively at Tunehouse!

Experience the next generation of boost control with the Plex Tuning PBC Pro Boost Controller!

Zed transformed – another 370Z benefits from the Tunehouse know-how

In its standard form the 370Z is already a potent beast so it takes an experienced tuner to extract that extra power and enhance its overall performance. Luckily, at Tunehouse we have just such a tuner. Jim is the go-to man for all high-tech performance tuning and a nationally renowned authority in Nissan and in particular the Z series.

Tunehouse WTAC Warriors – World Time Attack Challenge 2013 wrap

With a well-prepared three-car team we anticipated great things as we entered this year’s Yokohama World Time Attack Challenge.

The importance of brake maintenance.

If your car needs a brake inspection or you’re due for a service and want complete peace of mind, call Tunehouse for a brake inspection.

Tunehouse Nissan R32 to take on Open Class at this year’s WTAC

With 750hp on tap and a fully worked RB26DETT 2.6 litre engine, this is one very serious R32. And it needs to be, after all it will be competing against Australia’s best Open Class time attack teams at this year’s World Time Attack Challenge!

Tunehouse turns heads at the annual MotorEx

Sydney Olympic Park played the host to the annual MotorEx this weekend with thousands of performance and automotive enthusiasts crowding […]

Tunehouse exhibiting at the 2013 MotorEx – Don’t Miss It!

MotorEx of Australia’s biggest indoor automotive shows that comes around every year, this time you’ll be able to see us there exhibiting at the show.

THR Quality Performance Engine Components now available!

If you’re after quality performance pistons or connecting rods check out the new range from THR!

A behind-the-scenes look at one of the best workshops in the country.

We take a behind-the-scenes look at what makes Tunehouse one of the best automotive workshops in the country.

Tunehouse 86 and BRZ development

The Subaru BRZ or ‘Toyota FT86’ as the platform is also know is reaching almost cult following – Developing a massive fan base in a very short amount of time.

Cosworth powered Subaru STi is getting ready to take on Superlap!

Originally intended as a fast street car, this STI hatch has undergone somewhat of a makeover since coming through the doors.

With four-barrel carbs and 327ci, this Pontiac Parisienne is all classic muscle!

Tunehouse’s Jim Ghelis is one of the very few left in Australia who is an expert with and not at all afraid of carburettors, so it’s no wonder the owner of this immaculate Pontiac Parisienne entrusted him with his pride and joy.

Grip Dynamics Explained – New Products for your VW and Audi

Tunehouse is pleased to announce the new ‘Grip Dynamics’ system which improves grip for better handling and performance by focussing on key alignment and dynamic handling elements.

A very happy Ford Focus RS owner reveals all

Anyone with a Focus RS can benefit from the Tunehouse experience in tuning on my car – one happy RS Focus owner reveals all.

Tunehouse tuned Renault Clio takes 2nd in class at Round 1

The Tunehouse tuned Renault Clio of Richard Gartner takes 2nd in class and 9th outright at last month’s Phillip Island Australian Production Car Endurance Championship.

Beneath the bonnet of this Subaru STI

We seem to be developing a bit of a reputation here at Tunehouse. A reputation for building and tuning some very fast track Subarus!

Installation of KW Suspension discounted until March 30th

One of the world’s best suspension systems – KW Inox is now even more attractive with up to $300 Fitting Discounts available until March 30th.

Tunehouse development and testing facility

Tunehouse Dyno Room: One of a kind in Australia!

Tunehouse Dyno Room: One of a Kind in Australia!   It took about 12 months of building, late nights and head […]

Aston Martin comes in for some Tunehouse treatment

One of the nicest looking coupes available today? We think it should certainly be in the running! This ‘mostly Carbon fibre’ Aston Martin DBS is a regular at Tunehouse where only the ‘Tunehouse Difference’ is enough for this festideous client!

Tunehouse Voted Australia’s Most Professional Workshop!

Celebrating its 80th anniversary, Hofmann and the IAME surveyed a number of Australia’s most prominent automotive workshops to find a suitable winner. After a long search a clear winner emerged and we’re happy to announce that Australia’s Most Profession Workshop for 2011 is Tunehouse!

Tunehouse featured in the September issue of MOTOR

A short while ago we entered the THR VW Golf R and the THR Ford Focus XR5 in the 2011 […]

David Lord’s MY00 Subaru WRX STI at the 2011 WTAC

Under the Tunehouse banner at the 2011 World Time Attack was Brian and David Lord’s MY00 STI. Prepared specifically to […]

Tunehouse trackside at the 2011 World Time Attack Challenge

When the entries for the 2011 World Time Attack Challenge 2011, we knew we literally had a matter of minutes […]

Tunehouse enters the World Time Attack Challenge with a Subaru WRX STI

Tunehouse entry into this year’s World Time Attack Challenge is Fytos George’s MY08 Subaru WRX STI. Competing in the Clubsprint […]