Superchips adds an additonal boost of 26 hp to the Audi A1, increasing total output to146hp.
British tuning firm Superchips has just released details of their upgraded ECU remap for the Audi A1 1.4 TSI Sport, which provides an additional 26 hp to increase the overall output to 146hp and 168 lb-ft of torque (up from 120 hp and 148 lb-ft). The A1 is mated to a six-speed or seven-speed semi-automatic S-tronic variants. And thanks to the added power, the small Audi can go from 0-60mph 1.1 seconds faster than the standard version (8.9 seconds) in a time of 7.8 seconds.
The end result allows the tuned A1 to exceed the standad version's 126mph speed limit. Installation is required by trained technicians at one of approximately 80 Superchips performance centers in the U.K. Also included is a customer service guarantee and a 12 month/30,000 full service warranty. The newly tuned A1 remap has a price tag of £455 ($745 USD), including VAT.