BHP Plus Diesel Tuning Blog: Diesel Tuning

Diesel has a new guise

Diesel has a new guise

November 14th, 2013

We all know how economical a diesel is often with figures of 50-60 mpg and in some special circumstances 75mpg with the frugal VW polo blue motion 1.2 tdi. Even the top generation hybrids pushing 60-70mpg on a perfect run is not significantly better than the diesels from years before. However if I was to […]



The fuel saving advantages of having a tuning box on your Tractor

The fuel saving advantages of having a tuning box on your Tractor

May 24th, 2013

Your tractor can do so much more! Tractors now require more power due to the hard work and strain they’re put through on a daily basis. The problem is, with the extra strain you burn more fuel! Our BHPPlus tuning box will provide a clear reduction in fuel consumption in turn saving you money. How […]



Particulate Filters (DPF): the thorn in the diesel driver’s side.

Particulate Filters (DPF): the thorn in the diesel driver’s side.

May 2nd, 2013

A small city commuting car with the torque and economy of a diesel engine seems like the perfect match and many people have started to realise this. SMMT shows diesel models are accounting for 50% of the overall new car market. The trouble is to meet the strict 2009 Euro 5 emissions guidelines which all […]



A Tuning Chip in a Box!

A Tuning Chip in a Box!

September 15th, 2010

Can you get the full benefits of a Diesel Tuning Chip in an external Diesel Tuning Box?



BHP Plus Sponsor Volkswagen Racing

BHP Plus Sponsor Volkswagen Racing

September 6th, 2010

BHP Plus Diesel Tuning are happy to announce sponsorship of Peter Felix and his Golf GTi Mk V 2.0 Turbo in the Volkswagen Racing Cup. Launched in 2000, the Volkswagen Racing Cup is widely regarded as the most exciting saloon car championship in the UK. It’s open to any model of racing Volkswagen and has […]



Speedhawk Diesel Tuning Box Vs Cheaper Options

Speedhawk Diesel Tuning Box Vs Cheaper Options

October 22nd, 2009

Why should you buy our tuning box at £350 when you could go elsewhere and get a tuning box for half the price? This is a question that is put to us fairly regularly. For those who have shopped around you will see there are quite a few sellers of tuning boxes. Many of them […]



Diesel Tuning Aids 'Staycations'

Diesel Tuning Aids ‘Staycations’

July 3rd, 2009

You may have noticed across the news over the past few days many reports on us Brits holidaying within the UK. BBC referred to these as ‘Staycations’. Many of us are opting for caravan/camping holidays instead of the Mediterranean beaches. Obviously with caravan, camping or motorhome based holidays, it involves pulling a high load with […]



Benefits of a Diesel Tuning box over a Remap (tuning chip)

Benefits of a Diesel Tuning box over a Remap (tuning chip)

May 14th, 2009

We often get posed the question, why should I choose a tuning box over a remap? Isn’t a remap better? It’s a common statement that remaps are better than tuning boxes, but we believe that is not at all the case. The difference in performance is small and often nothing (especially with the cheaper remaps). […]



Diesel Tuning and MPG Improvements revealed

Diesel Tuning and MPG Improvements revealed

March 31st, 2009

With the current state of the world economy at the moment, everyone is looking to save the pennies where they can. One large cost of living that people are always looking to save on is fuel. The current cost of diesel is back up around the £1/litre mark and any savings that can be had […]



0-60 time improvements with diesel tuning

0-60 time improvements with diesel tuning

March 20th, 2009

Diesel Tuning companies often talk about the increased BHP, Torque and MPG figures. All 3 being extremely important factors in the the world of diesel tuning and all 3 are great indications of the level of improvements you should expect from your diesel tuning box. However one often overlooked statistic is the 0-60 times. Due […]