Mercedes A45 AMG Tuned by mcchip-dkr
mcchip-dkr offers three power stage upgrades for the Mercedes A45 AMG
by John Clark | 19 December 2013
Being the first Mercedes AMG rolled out as Mercedes next generation of compact cars, the emphasis was already on power and driving dyanmics. And anyone that has had an opportunity to drive the A45 AMG would agree that Mercedes nailed it when it comes to performance. Fitting it with a 4-cylinder 2.0-liter turbocharged engine that’s capable of delivering 360 HP (265 kW) and 450 Nm (332 lb-ft) of torque.
The engineers from mcchip-dkr felt they could get more from the powerful compact Mercedes AMG and so they launched an upgrade kit for the Mercedes A45 AMG. bumping output to to 400 HP (294 kW) and 535 Nm (394 lb-ft) in their stage 1 kit thanks to software optimization. In their stage 2 kit, power is increased to 420 HP (309 kW) while torque remains the same at 535 Nm (394 lb-ft) and includes the software optimization and sports catalysts.
And if you need more, mcchip-dkr offers a stage 3 kit the output to a whopping 450 HP (331 kW) and 550 Nm (405 lb-ft) thanks to the addition of turbocharger upgrades in addition to the software mods and sports catalysts.
Additional options available are KW coilovers and 19-inch mbDesign KV1 wheels that are wrapped by 235/35 ZR19 Dunlop Sport Maxx Race tires.