When tuning your Vel Satis it is important that you get it right so follow our Vel Satis tuning overview and see which the best modifications are.
Available in standard form with power of upto 245bhp (depending on the year), so this goes to show the tuning potential of the Vel Satis. From this you can increase the power from anywhere between 269.5bhp to 416.5bhp but this is far out of the reach of your local part store.
You will need some extensive work on the engine block, gas flowing, porting, 3 angle valve job, fast road cams, a remap, full balance and blueprint and even then you will need to add some pretty serious forced induction upgrades.
Already a popular choice for tuning up, especially the more powerful Vel SatissCar Tuning Guide have been impressed with the addition of stainless steel exhaust systems on the Vel Satiss , 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
A fast road cam will make quite a difference to the peak power of your Vel Satis. Turn your attention next to the Vel Satiss engine head. With a good gas flowed ported engine you will see much better mid and peak range power.
The most powerful Vel Satis in our database offers 245 bhp. From this you can increase the power from anywhere between 269.5 bhp to 416.5bhp with mods we have outlined above.
Renault put together a nice package but the turbo Vel Satis owners have a real tuners dream. A remap and Intercooler will add a lot of power to the engine and in some cases you can double your power. The Vel Satiss come in various power levels right up to 245bhp. On a motorsport prepared Vel Satis it is possible to achieve power figures of anywhere approaching 318.5bhp to 465.5bhp. But this sort of power requires some pretty heavy investment and a hell of a lot of engine work. . High on your list of mods for your Vel Satis should be handling improvements. The Car Tuning Guide do not recommend lowering more than 35mm.
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