Performance Parts - Give us Your Input!

Discussion in 'B58 6-Cyl Engine, Exhaust, Drivetrain, Bolt-Ons' started by PRL Motorsports, May 16, 2019 at 4:20 PM.

  1. PRL Motorsports

    PRL Motorsports New Member

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    Hey guys, we just wanted to make a post to hear the community's input in regards to performance upgrades for the B58 MKV Supra. We will be performing extensive R&D once available in an effort to provide the best products and support we possibly can for this platform. Our team has a pretty solid idea of the direction we would like to head, but we are always open to suggestions and hearing what the community would like to see.

    Just a short introduction about our company for those who aren't familiar with PRL Motorsports; we're a performance parts manufacturer that has been specializing in turbo kits, intercooler upgrades, intake systems, exhaust system components, fuel system upgrades, billet specialties and quite a few other innovative products for platforms such as the Honda FK8 Civic Type-R, 8th, 9th & 10th Generation Civics, 10th Generation Accords, Nissan R35 GT-R, SR20DET/SR20VE, Subaru FA20DIT WRX, Subaru/Scion BRZ/FR-S, Toyota 2JZ-GTE and next the MKV Supra. We take pride in our in-house machining and manufacturing abilities. Our goal is to take combined knowledge from previous experience as manufacturers and enthusiasts to push this platform as far as we can!

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    Very nice to see you guys here! I follow the FK8 Civic closely and the FA20.WRX and have seen many of your parts including your recent FK8 flex fuel kit.

    I would be curious what you guys could do in terms of turbos and intercooler upgrades. I know for this car, the intercooler upgrades would be difficult as its water to air, so maybe a new heat exchanger or intercooler core?
     
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    I plan on starting off with intake and a tune. I normally use Shift Fast, and JR. SF doesn't make parts, however.

    I'm very interested in seeing the end results with your go-fast bits! Please keep us posted
     
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    Awesome, we are glad to hear that! :)
    These are definitely some avenues we plan to explore.

    We're very excited to hear this input. Hopefully we can make come up with an intake system that suits your needs!
     
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    Fuel is the current limitation on the table for the b58 -- those poor bastards are doing charge pipe injection as their only way to get methanol to boost octane over 450whp. Let's get a sandwich plate/port injection kit because I doubt hpfp upgrades are a reasonable R&D endeavor at this point in time.

    Secondarily, I'd be interested in transmission and diff cooler setups. Another cooling "mod" which may be a bit ricer but designing the aero to replace those fake vents.

    Unless you manufacture CHRAs, I don't think turbo upgrades will be in the cards with the existing turbofold design.
     
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    I think a flange adapter would work pretty easily.
     
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