The Car Tuning Guide look at the 206 tuning options. Which are the best modifications for the 206.
Available in standard form with power of upto 181bhp (depending on the year), so this goes to show the tuning potential of the 206. From this you can increase the power from anywhere between 199.1bhp to 307.7bhp which seems almost too good to be true but is possible if you have deep pockets.
To go over the 100bhp per 1000cc limit you would need to be running a pretty serious forced induction setup. If you head for a maximum power figure you need to expect a lot of unreliability. See this link for more details on Engine Tuning
The more powerful 206 SWs provide a suitable donor engine for the lower powered models in the range. Already a popular choice for tuning up, especially the more powerful 206sCar Tuning Guide have been impressed with the addition of stainless steel exhaust systems on the 206s , if you want to improve your top end go with an air induction filter. You should also get a better fuel pressure regulator such as those supplied by FSE
FASTROAD CAMS should be next up on your tuning list and will offer big power gains on the 206. Internal engine modifications that should be high up on your list would be polishing and porting the head.
The most powerful 206 SW in our database offers 181 bhp. From this you can increase the power from anywhere between 199.1 bhp to 307.7bhp with mods we have outlined above.
Forced induction 206s respond exceptionally well to tuning mods especially remaps, also add an intercooler to your mod list. The most powerful 206 has a healthy 181 bhp. In a competition setting you may well, with some forced induction, reboring and other major work see power figures between 235.3 bhp to 343.9bhp with mods we have outlined above.) Suspension improvements can dramatically increase the road holding and cornering of your 206. A drop of 35mm will work well on most cars, any lower and you will hit other problems.
We will have more detailed 206 modification guides in the near future. Please check the site regularly for updates.