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Vi-PEC Plug & Play ECUs for 2001-2005 Mini Cooper S (R53) are here!

Vi-PEC has been building some incredible plug & play ECUs of late. Their newest is for the 2001-2005 Mini Cooper S, a car that Apex is very familiar with.  We worked on our first Vi-PEC-Mini installation with Jan from Revolution … Continue reading

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How Injector Technology and the Right Suppliers Make for a Better Tune

A new generation of fuel injectors has significantly changed engine tuning. These injectors are more consistent & predictable than ever, and they provide big improvements in idle quality, driveability and power. Still, a lot of people continue to buy old … Continue reading

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BMW Store E92 M3 takes on the 25 Hours of Thunderhill for the 3rd time with Apex Speed Technology

Its been 3 years since we did our first E92 M3 Standalone System, which allow the cars to be fully tuned including VANOS & drive by wire, while eliminating all of the heavy and restrictive stock electronic systems.  We were … Continue reading

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Quality Tuning means a Quality Dyno – Working with DC Performance

Proper tuning requires a proper dyno & the right technicians.  That’s why we at Apex Speed Technology feel incredibly lucky to have DC Performance in our backyard.  Located just a few minutes down the road, they not only have  4-wheel … Continue reading

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Unveiling of the Newest Singer Porsche

Its been a long few weeks for Apex’s Tim Whitteridge, point-man for the Singer Porsche project.  He’s been re-engineering the 25 year old Porsche 964 electrical system to provide modern levels of functionality and reliability – a task which involves … Continue reading

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Vi-PEC ECUs 2011 – Apex Reports from SEMA

Apex is not new to Vi-PEC at all, having used them in some demanding, high-end andcustom applications.  One of our first customers was Formula 1, Indycar and NASCAR legend Dan Gurney, who used one to control his personal Alligator motorcycle.  … Continue reading

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AEM Infinity ECU Preview- Apex reports from SEMA 2011

I just got back from the SEMA show, where we met with some of our favorite suppliers and saw their new products for 2012.  One of the most interesting is the AEM Infinity ECU.  Apex is arranging a test in … Continue reading

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Ducati Legend Paul Smart Rides Motocorsa NCR with Pectel ECU & Pi Dash

Larry Zullo and Chris Boyd from Motocorse in Ft. Lauderdale, FL build some really awesome Ducatis.  For years they’ve been leaders in electronics, using Cosworth Electronic’s Pectel SQ6 ECUs on many of their rides as well as the Nemesis Plug … Continue reading

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Evaluating Tires/Suspension with Ruggedized HD Video

Here at Apex Speed Technology, we’ve spent a lot of time evaluating different ways of collecting data.  As much as electronic data recorders make sense, for some things nothing beats good ‘ol video.  Thanks for advances in resolution, compactness and … Continue reading

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Using the Replay 1080HD camera at Bonneville – intense world record run video.

We’ve loved the Replay XD camera for a while now – its the most compact and durable camera on the market.  Now our friends at Stable Imaging Systems have done it again with their new HD camera. We’re completely convinced … Continue reading

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