THE COBB INSIDER #8

Check out the eighth issue of The COBB Insider featuring insightful technical data and any announcements you may have missed.

 

SUBARU ACCESSTUNER NOW AVAILABLE

It’s back! After a brief hiatus, we are excited to announce that Subaru Accesstuner is now available. Accesstuner is our software package that allows enthusiasts to create custom calibrations for their Accessport-supported vehicle.

 

2017 WRX ACCESSPORT & OTS MAPS NOW AVAILABLE!

The COBB Accessport and Accesstuner software are now compatible with the 2017 Subaru WRX. Owners can now enjoy all of the parts and features they’ve come to expect from COBB Tuning including the Accessport, Stage Power Packages, and Off The Shelf Maps.

 

VOLKSWAGEN MK6 GTI WORLD MARKET SUPPORT

The COBB Tuning Accessport V3 for Mk6 GTI now supports vehicles world-wide! Included in firmware are Stage 1 Off The Shelf Maps which are ideal for vehicles in a factory configuration. Once additional hard-parts are confirmed, we will add supporting Off The Shelf Maps.

 

BMW N55 NEW 98G1B ROM SUPPORT NOW AVAILABLE

Many N55 BMW owners were updated to a new ROM version during their latest service visit. This affected any 2011 135 or 335 with an N55 engine using the Accessport that received a ROM update from the dealer. Now, this new ROM (98G1B) is supported by the Accessport and Accesstuner!

 

NISSAN GT-R SEPTEMBER UPDATES

New hard parts and packages, new vehicle support, new Transmission Control Module (TCM) Off The Shelf maps, and new Stage 1, 1+, 2, and 3 maps that all make more power than their predecessors!

 

NEW BLACK CORE SUBARU FMIC KITS AND 2015+ WRX/STI CAT-BACK EXHAUST REVISION!

The COBB Front Mount Intercooler kits for 2008-2014 WRXs and STIs are now available with a Black Intercooler Core option and our 2015+ WRX / STI Cat-Back exhaust now features a stamped COBB logo in the muffler canisters.

 

PORSCHE MACAN ACCESSPORT NOW AVAILABLE!

The Porsche Macan (S, GTS, Turbo) Accessport is now available from COBB Tuning! Increase power output by over 40% with a simple flash tune! No need to remove the vehicle’s ECU, simply connect the Accessport to the car’s OBDII port to perform the flash!

 

JRTUNED 2015 STI LAYS DOWN 1200WHP

The guys at Prime Motoring and IAG Performance continue to push the limits of Subaru performance. This week, Jr’s personal car layed down over 1200whp and nearly 900wtq. As far as we know, this is the highest horsepower Subaru utilizing the factory ECU.

 

2017 SUBARU WRX STI ACCESSPORT AVAILABLE NOW

The 2017 Subaru WRX STI is now supported by the COBB Accessport! All SUB-004 Accessports with qualifying firmware will now be compatible with the 2017 WRX STI. Stage 1 and Stage 2 configurations are supported via Off The Shelf Maps (OTS Maps).

 

FORD FOCUS 2013 – 2014 MAP SLOT FIX UPDATE

The recent firmware release for the Ford platform contained a minor bug specific to the 2013 to 2014 model year Focus ST. The COBB Engineering Team has now solved the issue.

 

BALANCE IS EVERYTHING: THE PROJECT YODA PORSCHE

It is a struggle to think of a better weekend warrior / track day car. With 500hp and 9000 glorious RPMs on tap, this Accessport tuned Porsche GT3 RS is the apotheosis of balance.

 

FORD FOCUS RS ACCESSPORT AVAILABLE NOW!

You heard right! As Cody mentioned, support for the Ford Focus RS is now available! This includes the Accessport with Stage 1 maps, COBB High Flow Air Filter, COBB Shift Knob, and COBB Rear Motor Mount.

 

INTRODUCING THE COBB STUDIO AND COBB UNIVERSITY

For the past few months we’ve been hard at work building the all new COBB Studio. COBB U is a video series which will walk emerging automotive enthusiasts through the basics of various automotive systems. We will also cover how modifications and tuning work hand-in-hand to help you achieve your car’s goals. Each video will take the viewer step by step through the entire vehicle from the engine cycle, suspension components, cooling systems, fueling, and more!

 
 
 

THE COBB WAY

 

With over 15 years of Research and Development, COBB Tuning has created Upgrade Paths designed to provide you with everything you will need to go from a bone stock car to a powerful, drivable, daily smile-making machine. Each path is specifically designed to maximize power of the Accessport, Hard Parts and our Off-The-Shelf maps.

 
 
 

COBB SHOPS

COBB Tuning has retail and service facilities located in Plano TX, Portland OR (Surgeline), and Fountain Valley CA (Socal). Our corporate headquarters is located in Austin, TX. At COBB Tuning you will have access to calibrators and engineers that play critical roles in the design, development and testing of COBB Tuning products. COBB Tuning is THE location to have COBB Tuning products installed and professionally dyno tuned. We specialize in Subaru, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Ford, Porsche, BMW and Volkswagen performance model vehicles. Work with our professional staff to take your car to the next level! Click a location below for full information. Our Shops carry most of the products you will find on cobbtuning.com, so check with your local COBB shop to see what we have in stock.

 
 

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READ MORE. PAY LATER.

Been looking to take the next step modifying your car? With our partner, Affirm, you can now finance your purchase on www.cobbtuning.com. No deferred interest or hidden fees. The total you see at checkout will always be what you pay. You can select 3, 6 or 12-month payments with rates from 10-30% APR subject to approval. Simply select Affirm at checkout and the monthly payment that works best for you.

 
 
 

COBB SUPPORT

Check out our knowledge base at www.cobbtuning.com/support for more details on all things COBB! We're also here for troubleshooting tips, upgrade path advice, and can help with any other questions at support@cobbtuning.com or give us a call at 866-922-3059!