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Nissan GT-R Accesstuner Support

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Nissan GT-R Accessport Support:

Accessport Manager:  Download and install the latest version of AP Manager to update your Accessport or transfer maps and logs. Download Accessport Manager Knowledge Base: Visit our COBB Knowledge Base for vehicle specific tips, tricks, and troubleshooting. Knowledge Base Accessport Quick Start Guide: A step-by-step guide that shows you how to quickly install and uninstall your Accessport....

Nissan GT-R Accesstuner Updates – 20+ Bar Clutch Pressure

The COBB Accesstuner Software now has the functionality to increase clutch pressure!  This can prevent clutch slip and premature wear even on vehicles producing higher amounts of torque. The dual clutch (GR6) transmission in the R35 GTR utilizes two multi-disc clutch packs for power transfer to each of the gear shafts.  One gear shaft drives...

Nissan GT-R 20 Bar Clutch Pressure

The COBB Accesstuner Pro Software now has the functionality to increase clutch pressure!  This can prevent clutch slip and premature wear even on vehicles producing higher amounts of torque. The dual clutch (GR6) transmission in the R35 GTR utilizes two multi-disc clutch packs for power transfer to each of the gear shafts.  One gear shaft...

2018 Nissan GT-R Support and Updated Stage 3 Packages with 1300x² Injectors

Full hard parts and the Accessport now support the 2018 USDM Nissan GT-R!  Other updates include revised Stage 3 packages and Off The Shelf maps. These new power packages include a revised aluminum intake.  The intake comes with a wrinkle black powdercoat finish and is compatible with the 2018 USDM GT-R.  The new package also includes...

Nissan GT-R Updates – Advanced Features for Accesstuner, Updated Stage 3 OTS Maps, and More!

Major firmware and AccessTuner updates for your Nissan GTR! These new features include Staged Injection, Auto Shifting in Manual Race Mode, COBB Boost Cut, Fuel Pump Testing, Wall Wetting Tables, and DBA Style Ignition for 1st Generation CBA vehicles!  The latest v705 Stage 3 OTS maps have been revised to include Boost Control Compensations For Barometric Pressure...

Nissan GT-R: Big SF Carbon Fiber Intakes, Stage 3 Packages with 1300x Injectors and Off The Shelf Maps

Updates for the GT-R platform include the new Carbon Fiber Big SF Intake System and all new Stage 3 Power Packages with 1300x injectors with Off The Shelf Maps! Nissan GT-R Big SF Intake System 2008-2017 – Carbon Fiber The same Big SF 3″ Intake design, now in Carbon Fiber!  This intake works from stock to big...

Nissan GT-R – Staged Injection, Auto Shift, and More

Several new features are now available for your Nissan GT-R via a Protuner!  These new features include Staged Injection, Auto Shifting in Manual Race Mode, COBB Boost Cut, Wall Wetting, and DBA Style Ignition for 1st Generation CBA vehicles! Staged Injection Support The new staged injection feature allows users to control 12 injectors through custom code on the...

Nissan GT-R Updates – V702 OTS Maps and COBB Fuel Pressure Sensor Kit

Updates have been made to the GT-R platform.  This includes the V702 Off The Shelf (OTS) maps and the introduction of the COBB Fuel Pressure Sensor. Map Updates Minor changes have been made for the V702 maps.  These changes include updated knock sensitivity tables (back to stock values, previously using 2012 strategy which was more...

Nissan GT-R Updates: Advanced Launch Control, Injector Characterization, and More

A major update is now available for the Nissan GT-R platform!  This update includes new features on the Accessport and a massive expansion of tuning capabilities via Accesstuner. New Features Bank Relearn Completing a Bank Relearn (also called Bank Balancing) previously required dealer tools.  Users are now able to complete a Bank Relearn via the Accessport!...

Nissan GT-R April Updates

New Vehicle Support April marks a quick update for the Nissan GT-R platform.  New vehicle support has now been added!  Support has now been added for the 2014 JDM (Japanese Domestic Market) Nismo Nissan GT-R 2016 SADM (South African Domestic Market) Nissan GT-R 2017 USDM (United States Domestic Market) Nismo Nissan GT-R 2016 EDM (European Domestic Market)...

Nissan GT-R – Upcoming Release Preview

Our GT-R team has been working on feature enhancements and has added some new stuff to go along with it!  As outlined in the video, the main benefits coming down the pipeline are Bank balancing via the Accessport Rescalable clutch torque table Large injector characterization tables Updated Boost off the line (BOTL) COBB Staging Control (Feature...

Boostin’ Performance Wins the Stock Location Turbo Class at GT-R World Cup with an Accessport

Boostin’ Performance has been making fast cars for a while.  They are the creators of some of the quickest and fastest GT-Rs, Evos, and DSMs on the planet.  This weekend, they took their Alpha 16 GT-R to the The GTR World Cup event; an exclusive GTR-centric 1/4 mile drag racing event held in Florida.  While there,...

Nissan GT-R January Updates

January marks a quick update for the Nissan GT-R platform.  New vehicle support has now been added!  Support has now been added for the 2016 EDM (European Domestic Market) Nissan GT-R 2016 ADM (Australian Domestic Market) Nissan GT-R 2016 ME (Gulf Spec/Middle Eastern Domestic Market) Nissan GT-R Compatible Accessports include the AP3-NIS-007 and AP3-NIS-008 part numbers.  As...

Nissan GT-R Accesstuner Now Available

Nissan GT-R Accesstuner It’s back!  After a brief hiatus, we are excited to announce that GT-R Accesstuner is now available.  Accesstuner is our software package that allows enthusiasts to create custom calibrations for their Accessport-supported vehicle.  New for Accesstuner are features such as Map Compare and Table Filtering!  Previously, features like these were limited to our...

Nissan GT-R November Updates

Our last GT-R update brought about Transmission Control Module (TCM) optimized shifting maps along with several other new Off The Shelf (OTS) map offerings.  Sadly, users with ECU tunes from other devices or running stand-alone systems were not able to take advantage of these newfound TCM options.  We decided that shouldn’t be the case!  This release...

Nissan GT-R September Updates

This is a good one.  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!  All maps are available through an Accessport Firmware Update or can be downloaded directly from the...

Nissan GT-R July Updates

July 2016 marks the release of a mini-update for the GT-R platform. New vehicle support has been added, some bug fixes have been addressed, and a new ROM is now available for the 09 USDM GT-R that includes a Technical Service Bulletin (TSB) adjustment. Firmware Updates All Nissan Accessports can now upgrade to firmware version 1.7.3.0-12808....

Nissan GT-R May Updates

The month of May marks a new release for the GT-R platform.  We’ve made some improvements and added new vehicle support. Firmware Updates The latest firmware update offer new vehicle support.  Supported vehicles now include: 2015 Nissan GT-R NISMO JDM 2013 Nissan GT-R NISMO JDM 2012 Nissan GT-R NISMO JDM 2010 Nissan GT-R Vspec Race JDM...

Nissan GT-R: New v700 (BETA) Off The Shelf Maps

The COBB GT-R platform has benefited from several new features over the last year.  Previously, many of these new features were only available via a custom tune using Accesstuner Race yourself or through visiting a Protuner.  Not any more!  The new v700 Off The Shelf (OTS) maps not only make significantly more power than previous revisions,...

Faster Track Times in Your Nissan GT-R

In completely stock form the Nissan GT-R is a tire shredding, street terror.  Take that, add a few of the slew of aftermarket parts to it, and your personal Godzilla is even more monstrous.  But no matter how much power your car can make, it’s worthless if it doesn’t get to the ground.  That’s where COBB...

Nissan GT-R September Updates

Cooler Weather.  Cool new features.  Most notably, September marks the release of a new Inspection/Maintenance Readiness reader (read-only).  New vehicle support has been added.  Highly desired Accesstuner improvements have also been delivered.  If you’ve been considering Flex Fuel or COBB Traction Control as part of your GT-R’s arsenal, wait no longer!  Next level enhancements to these great...

Nissan GT-R Updates: Simultaneous ECU and TCM Logging, Adjustable Traction Control, and More

We’re happy to announce some new features for the GT-R platform!   Accessport users with TCM functionality now have enhanced logging capabilities.  COBB Traction Control is now user adjustable on the fly.  Engine On/Off Detection is now available.  Lots of new features for Accesstuner Race.  And, new vehicle support has been added.  Simply update your firmware using...

GT-R: 2016 Support, COBB Traction Control and TCM Logging

  We’re happy to announce that the USDM 2016 GT-R is now supported!   Simply update your NIS-007/008 Accessport to the latest firmware and the new MY will be recognized and supported.  Visit a Protuner near you for custom tuning.  TCM flashing and OTS maps will be available soon! Differences between MY 2015 – 2016 There are a...

New GT-R 1/4 Mile World Record!

The ETS GT-R is at it again! The Accessport tuned Nissan re-takes the title as the fastest GT-R in the world through a quarter mile. The Extreme Turbo Systems GT-R bested the previous record set by the AMS Alpha Omega GT-R by more than two tenths of a second! Making this feat even more impressive...

Rolling Boost and Engine Safety features are now available for GT-R!

Rolling Boost and Engine Safety features are now available for CBA cars through your Pro-Tuner! Rolling Boost: This feature will allow you to maintain a set vehicle speed while allowing the engine to build a set boost pressure!  This function can be enabled at any speed through the combination of holding the accelerator pedal past the...

Nissan GT-R Rolling Launch – Dyno Testing

We’ve been testing some exciting new features for the GT-R platform!   With roll-racing events becoming more and more popular, our Rolling Launch feature will allow cars to build boost while maintaining a constant speed.  With the release of a button, full power is on tap! Check out this quick video of our GT-R Experts...

COBB January 2013 Releases – New Nissan GT-R Support and Features

COBB is excited to announce the full world market support for the latest generation of the 2012 and 2013 Nissan GT-R (2011-2012 World Market). This support will be rolled into our existing Nissan GT-R Accessports, part numbers AP-NIS-005 and AP-NIS-006. Our Accesstuner software has also been updated to allow custom tuning of the 2012 and...

COBB 2008+ Nissan GT-R Hard Pipe Kit

COBB is proud to announce the immediate availability of the Nissan GT-R Hard Pipe Kit. The COBB 2008+ Nissan GT-R Hard Pipe Kit replaces the OEM piping from intercooler to throttle body and from turbo to intercooler. The factory piping consists of small aluminum and rubber tubing that limits the vehicle’s ability to produce significantly...

Team Milltek GT-R Finishes 1st at Knockhill in Scotland

After destroying 4th gear in their Nissan GT-R at the opening round in Hockingheim, Team Milltek re-grouped and placed 1st in class at Knockhill in Scotland for the 2012 Time Attack series. After using their COBB Tuning AccessPORT to dial in power for the borrowed gearbox and clutches, the team made it to Scotland just...

COBB Tuning AccessPORT Support for More Nissan GT-R R35 Models

COBB Tuning is proud to announce that the ultimate tuning solution for the Nissan GT-R R35, the AccessPORT, is now available for eight new models: 2012 USDM GT-R, 2011 ADM, East Asia, EDM, Gulf Spec, JDM & South Africa GT-R’s, and 2009 JDM Vspec GT-R. Only the AccessPORT can let you add tire shredding power...

New Nissan GT-R AccessPORT High-Power OTS Maps for the Big SF Intake

The COBB Tuning Big SF Intake is a 3-inch inner diameter (ID) intake designed to open the door to high-power builds in your future, yet work effortlessly with an otherwise stock GT-R. The Big SF Intake kit future-proofs your intake, so you won’t need to upgrade this component later if you decide to go down...

Nissan GT-R AccessPORT and AccessTUNER Get Big Updates

COBB Tuning is proud to announce new developments for the Nissan GT-R community. The AccessPORT gets a major firmware release that adds new features and functionality. Our AccessTUNER software has also been updated with significant tuning improvements for both professional tuners and DIY tuners alike. In addition, many of the Off-The-Shelf calibrations have been updated...

AccessPORT Tuned AMS GT-R Alpha 12 Featured in Motor Trend

The AMS Performance Nissan GT-R Alpha 12 was recently featured in this Motor Trend’s blog article and it turns out they enjoy 1100 horsepower just as much as everyone else! To help them go “Plaid” (explaination video below), the AMS Alpha 12 kit uses the COBB Tuning AccessPORT to pull all of the parts together...

COBB Tuning “Big” SF Intake for Nissan GT-R

COBB Tuning is proud to announce the release of our latest addition to our Nissan GT-R performance parts: The COBB Tuning Big SF Intake. The Big SF Intake is a 3″ ID intake designed to open the door to high-power builds in the future, yet work effortlessly with an otherwise stock GT-R. The Big SF...

Nissan GT-R AccessPORT Gets Speed Density Tuning and High Power Maps

COBB Tuning continues to break new ground in the Nissan GT-R R35 tuning world with the latest round of updates for the AccessPORT. Speed Density logic has been added to the AccessPORT and AccessTUNER capabilities, enabling the tuning of large turbo builds and very high horsepower applications using the stock ECU. This big news is...

AccessPORT and AccessTUNER Support for 2010 EDM Vspec GT-R

COBB Tuning is happy to announce AccessPORT support the the 2010 EDM Vspec Nissan GT-R. This update brings European Vspec GT-R enthusiasts the added performance and ease of use of the COBB Tuning AccessPORT. The AccessPORT for the 2010 EDM Vspec is available in both GT-R AccessPORT part numbers: AP-NIS-005 and AP-NIS-006 with TCM control....

AccessPORT-Tuned AMS Alpha 12 GT-R Goes 8s!

AMS has once again broken the “Fastest GT-R in the World” record with their 1500hp, AccessPORT-tuned “Alpha 12” R35 GT-R. The crew recently took this unholy beast to the drag strip and laid down some serious rubber to run through the traps at [email protected]! In addition, the team smashed through the 60-130mph acceleration record for...

New AccessPORT Support for 2010 Gulf-spec GT-Rs and Data Monitor Fixes

A new firmware release is now available for all Nissan GT-R AccessPORTs. This revision fixes two critical monitors as well as adds support for 2010 Gulf-Spec Standard and Vspec GT-Rs and includes Stage1 and Stage2 mapping for most popular octanes. 2010 Gulf-Spec GT-R Support AccessPORT support is now available for all 2010 Gulf-Spec GT-Rs including...

TopSpeed’s AccessPORT-Tuned GT-R Sweeps One Lap of America!

COBB Tuning would like to congratulate One Lap of America winners TopSpeed Motorsports for dominating the event in their AccessPORT-Tuned Nissan GT-R! Doug Wilks & Leh Keen dominated the event by sweeping all the road course sections and finishing up 500 points ahead of 2nd place! “TopSpeed Motorsports would like to thank the guys at...

AccessPORT Racer Spotlight: Cort Wagner in the Fontana Nissan GT-R takes 3rd in Circuit Battles!

Redline Track Events kicked off the 2011 Season with a whole new format this past weekend. The traditional Time Attack format is still in place, but Redline has added a new twist to the weekend called the Pro Track Challenge. This is a class of wheel-to-wheel racing that is a true, “run what ‘ya brung,”...

1200hp GT-R from AMS Performance and the COBB Tuning AccessPORT!

AMS continues to show that no matter what crazy idea they have in their heads, the COBB Tuning AccessPORT gives them the power to push the boundaries of the R35 GT-R. The AMS Alpha12 GT-R turbo kit is their latest creation that puts the AccessPORT to the test! Capable of over 1100hp, this kit is...

AMS-built and AccesPORT Tuned Alpha9 GT-R Fastest in the world!

The AMS Alpha 9 GT-R Recently capture the world record for the fastest R35 GT-R at the Texas standing mile with a 205mph pass! The 900hp monster was built using AMS components and tuned on the stock ECU with the COBB Tuning AccessPORT! Very little of the stock engine and turbocharger setup is left stock...

GT-R AccessPORT with Transmission Support!

The COBB Tuning GT-R AccessPORT, the most popular engine management solution amongst R-35 enthusiasts, just got better! Introducing the AccessPORT with transmission control module (TCM) support, the world’s first hand-held ECU and TCM flashing, managing and monitoring assistant, adding a whole new level of transmission control on top of the already impressive engine management capabilities...

New Updates for Nissan GT-R AccessPORT! Tune your car in a flash!

COBB Tuning has added three new features to the COBB Tuning Nissan GT-R AccessPORT that will revolutionize how drivers will enjoy their cars. Introducing On the Fly Map Switching, Fast Map Flashing and in-dash Knock Indicator to monitor knock in real time! On the Fly Map Switching! COBB Tuning has engineered a brand new way...

AccessPORT-Tuned GT-R Breaks into the 9’s!

British GT-R-tuner GTC Racing has once again shattered the R35 GT-R 1/4-mile record with a blistering sub-10 second run in their AccessPORT-tuned GT-R. This car is a showcase of GTC’s lineup of parts and features, among other things, twin GT30R turbos that give this GT-R the extra thrust it needs to break through the 9-second...

COBB Tuning SF Intake for GT-R Available Now!

COBB Tuning’s popular SF intake system is now available for the Nissan R35 GT-R. Constructed of polished 2.75-inch diameter aluminum tubing with K&N dry-fabric, cone filter elements and 3-ply silicone couplers; the SF Intake System is easy to install and requires no special tuning. Increased Power The COBB Tuning SF Intake removes a pre-turbo restriction...

COBB Tuning Surgeline GT-R in SuperStreet Magazine!

COBB Tuning Surgeline customer Brian Gee and his 575whp GT-R made the pages of the September 2010 Issue of SuperStreet Magazine. Brian’s 2009 GT-R was built and tuned at COBB Tuning Surgeline in Portland, OR by GT-R maestro, Tim Bailey with a COBB Tuning AccessPORT. The car features a custom fuel system built by COBB...

COBB GT-R R35 Adjustable Rear Endlinks

COBB Tuning Adjustable Rear Anti-swaybar Endlinks for the GT-R are threaded to easily remove all preload from the bar and provides consistent handling balance in right and left turns. The construction of these endlinks starts with carbon steel bearing rod ends utilizing a PTFE (Polytetrafluoroethylene) self lubricating corrosion resistant coating. The CAD designed and CNC...

COBB Tuning’s Tim Bailey and his 600hp GT-R on Drivingsports TV!

Check out Drivingsports.com’s exposé on COBB Tuning’s top tuner, Tim Bailey, and his Nissan GT-R. Along with COBB Tuning ECU Wizards Joe Graham and John “Thistle” Banks, Tim is the man behind testing many of the performance upgrades available for the GT-R market, using his own car as the test mule for COBB’s Godzilla enhancements....

Nissan GT-R AccessPORT Gets Boost by Gear & Throttle Position!

COBB Tuning is proud to announce new updates to Nissan GT-R AccessPORT firmware and Off-the-Shelf (OTS) maps that allow gear and throttle position dependent boost control! This new “throttle and gear wastegate multiplier” effectively allows the user to limit boost onset for a given throttle position. These new features will help users prevent mid-corner snap...

COBB Tuning GT-R takes Aeromotions to the podium!

Big-power and high-speeds demand efficient and effective aerodynamics to keep the tires planted, especially when racing around the “roval” of Auto Club Speedway at 180mph! When the COBB Tuning Motorsports team decided to revise the aerodynamics package on their wide-body 800hp GT-R, they went right to experts at Aeromotions. Not only does the Aeromotions R2...

Racer Recap: Brian Lock, COBB Tuning Motorsports GT-R, Round 5 Autobahn Country Club

The COBB Tuning Motorsports team was back on track at Autobahn Country Club, in Joliet Illinois for round 5 of the Redline Time Attack this weekend, and it proved to be an exciting and death-defying event. The facility was top notch, the track was fast and technical and the fans were great. It was our...

Racer Recap: Brian Lock, COBB Tuning Motorsports GT-R, Overall WINNER! Round 4 Redline Time Attack, Auto Club Speedway

With the season off to a rocky start and the GT-R suffering engine trouble, I wasn’t sure what to expect at the Auto Club Speedway event. However, with a month of downtime spent rebuilding both the STI and the GT-R, we decided to go for broke and run the GT-R in both Modified and Super...

COBB Tuning Motorsports GT-R: Reforged

Following the 3rd round of the Redline Time Attack series at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, the COBB Tuning Motorsports GT-R was trucked to the COBB Tuning Surgeline facility for a complete teardown and rebuild. The engine that was installed in the GT-R after the first-round Buttonwillow race, was from a wrecked street car and had...

AccessPORT Powers World Challenge GT-Rs!

Recently, the World Challenge Brass Monkey Racing GT-R’s got a little help in the power department thanks to AMS Performance and the COBB Tuning AccessPORT. The twin GT-R’s were tuned at AMS Performance’s tuning facility, both with the COBB Tuning AccessPORT, proving once again that the AccessPORT is motorsports grade! Follow the Brass Monkey Team...

AccessPORT Racer Spotlight: Whitney Edmister, Redline Time Attack Modified Class GT-R

Whitney Edmister is a GT-R owner and racer. Not only does he drive this 2009 GT-R on the street, but he is racing it in the Redline Time Attack in the Modified Class. Whitney’s car is a great example of what the dedicated enthusiast can do with a well-prepared machine and a COBB Tuning AccessPORT!...

1 Lap of Buttonwillow Raceway with the COBB Tuning Motorsports GT-R!

Hang on to the nose of the COBB Tuning Motorsports GT-R as Brian Lock rockets around Buttonwillow Raceway during the first round of the Redline Time Attack! Brian and the GT-R took 1st in the Modifed AWD class as well as clinching the overall Modified win! Look for even more speed from the COBB Tuning...

AccessPORT-Tuned GT-R Breaks into the 9’s!

Once again, the COBB Tuning AccessPORT proves to be the key to big-horsepower and unbelieveable performance as AMS Performance’s AccesPORT-Tuned GT-R tore off another amazing 1/4-mile pass. The AMS GT-R, powered with AMS’s big-turbo SR 850 Package and an AccessPORT broke the R35 GT-R 1/4-mile record with a 9.89-second pass at a blazing 145.98mph! This...

COBB Motorsports Nissan GT-R Development Update – OS Giken Rear LSD

The COBB Tuning Motorsports team and I just got back from our first weekend of testing at California Speedway with the new OS Giken TCD rear Limited Slip Differential (LSD) upgrade for our GT-R. With nearly 800HP available at the wheels, I had been experiencing significant rear wheel spin on corner exit that was obviously hurting...

AMS Performance makes HUGE GT-R power with COBB Tuning AccessPORT!

If you have been living under an automotive rock for the past two years, then you might have no idea that the Nissan GT-R is the performance bargain of the century. But chances are, you have been drooling over the thought of owning one of these awesome machines. If you are lucky enough to own...

Andrew Bynum’s AccessPORT-Tuned Nissan GT-R on the Cover of SuperStreet Magazine

Check out the latest issue of SuperStreet Magazine for the latest on LA Laker’s star, Andrew Bynum’s, Nissan GT-R. This car features a widebody kit, full exhaust, custom wheels and a COBB Tuning AccessPORT. SuperStreet claims that power is estimated to be around 580whp! You can read more about this very cool machine in the...

Portland Trailblazer Jeff Pendergraph’s Nissan GT-R at COBB Tuning Surgeline

When one thinks of the collision of NBA basketball stars and the automotive world, you might conjure images of dubs, bling and airbag suspension. However, Portland Trailblazer rookie Power Forward, Jeff Pendergraph, wanted something different. Instead of the G-ride or the predictability of a Porsche or Ferrari, Jeff went for the raw power and performance...

GTC Does an Asian GT-R Tuning Tour! Big power follows in their wake…

GT-R ProTuner, GTC, recently traveled all Europe, England, the Middle Aast, Asia and Australia on a GT-R Tuning mega trip that lasted several weeks and successfully tuned dozens of GT-Rs. With demand getting even bigger for custom tunes in Asia, and with the tempture in the U.K. dropping to -17 with 30-inches of snow on...

Formula 1 Driver Loves His GT-R AccessPORT!

Newly announced Lotus Formula 1 driver Fairuz Fauzy has been a Nissan GT-R R35 owner since importing one of the first into Europe in early 2008. Straight away, Fairuz chose the COBB AccessPORT to not only remove the annoying 112mph speed limiter, but also extract Godzilla power from the VR38. Fairuz and his Nissan GT-R...

AccessPORT-Tuned GT-R 10-second 1/4 Mile Run!

What do you get when you take 1-part perpetual Florida Sunshine, 1-part Nissan Supercar, 1-part COBB Tuning AccessPORT and 1-part E85 and mix it all together at the drag strip? A 10-second quarter mile run in the dead of winter, that’s what! Nissan GT-R ProTuners, HP Logics, applied this formula to one of their local...

GT-R Tuning with E85 nets big power!

At COBB Tuning we are never satisfied with good enough and we love to experiment. In the environmentally-concious Pacific Northwest, home of our COBB Tuning Surgeline Facility, we have a ready supply of corn juice, or E85. E85 is a blend of 85% ethanol and 15% gasoline. Originally developed as a bio-fuel for “flex fuel”...

New COBB Boost Control Logic Empowers Professional Nissan GT-R Tuners Worldwide

COBB Tuning announces the immediate availability of COBB AccessTUNER Pro version 1.8.1.2 for the Nissan GT-R. This new software release allows professional Nissan GT-R tuners to create new engine calibrations using COBB’s proprietary Proportional Gain Boost Control logic for AccessPORT equipped Nissan GT-Rs around the world. Proportional Gain Boost Control is a more simple and...

COBB AccessPORT Available for 2009 Nissan GT-R in East Asia and Japan

COBB Tuning announces the immediate availability of the COBB AccessPORT for the 2009 model year Nissan GT-Rs manufactured for East Asia and Japan. 2009 GT-R owners in these regions can experience the massive increases in horsepower and torque that GT-R owners around the world have been enjoying. The COBB AccessPORT for the Nissan GT-R now...

Unlimited GT-R Racer Tuned with the COBB AccessPORT

Checkout the latest video from COBB Tuning featuring the AccessPORT tuned GOTO:Racing GT-R. This car produces nearly 800 wheel horsepower and is tuned on the stock ECU with the COBB AccessPORT, dispelling the myth that a stand-alone ECU is required for big horsepower applications. To see why the AccessPORT is the ultimate tuning solution for...

COBB Tuning AccessPORT Racer Spotlight: Sharif Abdelbaset, Forged Performance GT-R

Sharif Abdelbaset, 3rd Modified AWD Class, 1:45.943 Driver: Sharif Abdelbaset, Forged Performance Event: Redline Time Attack Round 8, California Speedway Vehicle: Nissan GT-R Engine: HKS Legamax Exhaust, HKS Racing Center Pipe, HKS EVC 6 Boost Controller, COBB AccessPort, FORGED AP Custom ECU Calibration Suspension: JRZ Triple Adjustable Coilovers, 1200lb Hyperco Springs, COBB Sway Bars Brakes,...

COBB Tuning AccessPORT Racer Spotlight: Brian Lock, GOTO:Racing GT-R

Brian Lock, 3rd Unlimited AWD Class, 1:38.677 Driver: Brian Lock, GOTO:Racing Event: Redline Time Attack Round 8, California Speedway Vehicle: Nissan GT-R Engine: AMS Performance Turbos w/ upgraded wastegate actuators, DeatschWerks 800cc injectors, Harman Motive: Cold Air intakes, Downpipes and Midpipes, Brooks Engineering oil, transmission and rear diff coolers, SSP clutch packs Suspension: JRZ triple...

COBB AccessPORT v2.00 Maps Available for Nissan GT-R

COBB Tuning is pleased to announce the availability of Nissan GT-R AccessPORT mapping version 2.00, which includes the long awaited COBB Proportional Gain Boost Control Logic. Proportional Gain Boost is a more simple and elegant RPM dependant boost control system and offers a great leap forward in Nissan R-35 performance. This new method of boost...

COBB Tuning SurgeLine E-Tuned GT-R does 10’s!!!

If you have a GT-R and you crave unparalleled performance and speed, then you must have an AccessPORT. This time slip comes from one of our AccessPORT E-Tune customers (Jason from Florida) who simply installed an AccessPORT onto his GT-R along with a custom tune from COBB Tuning SurgeLine. The results are incredible and would...

COBB 3.5″ Stainless Steel Y-Pipe for Nissan GT-R

COBB Tuning is pleased to announce the COBB 3.5-inch Stainless Steel Y-Pipe for the Nissan GT-R. The stock y-pipe with factory catalytic converters is a restrictive element in the GT-R’s exhaust system. The COBB 3.5-inch SS Y-Pipe reduces exhaust restriction and allow the GT-R to make more power with less effort.   The catted version of...

COBB Turbo/Intake Silicone Hose and Clamp Kit for Nissan GT-R

COBB Tuning announces the immediate availability of the COBB Turbo/Intake Silicone Hose and Clamp Kit for the 2008-2010 Nissan GT-R. This kit replaces the stock rubber and plastic connections to the intake, turbos and intercooler with high-quality silicone hoses which reduce ballooning under boost and are more resistant to high heat and high pressure. Boost...

Trey Cobb Speaks About GT-R AccessPORT

Trey HATES doing interviews, but since he is the man with the plan at COBB Tuning, we shove him in front of the cameras from time to time. This is an interview with Nads (John Naderi) from Streetfire.net about the AccessPORT and AccessPORT tuning on the GT-R! COBB+Tuning

GOTO:Racing GT-R takes 4th at Superlap Battle!

The COBB Tuning-sponsored GOTO:Racing GT-R crew had a busy mid week event overcoming some serious issues to bring home a very respectable lap time at Buttonwillow Raceway at the Super Lap Battle. After coming from HB Speed where COBB Tuning calibrator Tim Bailey and HB Speed owner and Tuner Jon Drenas tuned the GT-R to...

Record Breaking Power with AccessPORT-Powered GOTO:Racing Time Attack GT-R

GOTO:Racing’s GT-R represents the very edge of development for this particular platform. There are perhaps a handful of fully race-prepared GT-Rs in the world. Of course, because this vehicle is not a factory effort, the progress on the GOTO GT-R is a direct reflection of the aftermarket industry that supports the GT-R. GOTO:Racing and the...

COBB Tuning Shows Top Gear Magazine how it’s done, GT-R Style!

They said it could never been tuned, that the GTR was perfect right out of the box, that it could not be modified. COBB Tuning has shown the world otherwise! To find out why the United States is the epicenter for GT-R tuning, Top Gear magazine invited the top GT-R tuners in the country to...

Tim Bailey at COBB Tuning Surgeline, takes his new GT-R to the Drags

When most people get a new car they protect it like a newborn. They swaddle it with microfiber towels, avoid driving through puddles and take extra care not to harm their new pride and joy. In the case of brand new supercars, these are usually packed away into garages wrapped in a plastic bubble. But...

COBB Limited Edition Secondary Oil Cooler for Nissan GT-R

COBB Tuning announces the availability of the Limited Edition Secondary Oil Cooler kit for the Nissan GT-R R35. The COBB Secondary Oil Cooler reduces high engine oil temperatures that occur during extreme driving conditions. This kit utilizes an auxiliary oil cooling core that seamlessly integrates with the OEM oil cooling system, significantly reducing oil temperatures...

AccessPORT-Tuned GT-R makes 800HP!

Everyone knows that the Nissan GT-R is already a very powerful car, but what happens when you add larger turbos from Switzer and the power of complete access to the factory ECU with the COBB Tuning AccessPORT? HUGE POWER! Switzer’s newest big turbo package for the GT-R makes around 800bhp and 820lb/ft of torque thanks...

Vinny Ten Racing – New Nissan GT-R Pro Tuner

Vinny Ten Racing of West Babylon, NY  is a new COBB Pro Tuner for AccessPORT equipped Nissan GT-R vehicles using AccessTUNER Pro tuning software. Location: 110 Field St., West Babylon, NY 11704 Phone: 631-414-7590 Website: VinnyTenRacing.com

Exclusive – Nissan GT-R Ferodo DS2500 Pads

COBB Tuning announces the immediate availability of Ferodo DS2500 brake pad for the Nissan GT-R R35. COBB Tuning is proud to be the exclusive provider of Ferodo DS2500 front and rear brake pads for the GT-R in the United States. The DS2500 pads are specifically designed for high performance street and track day enthusiasts, providing...

COBB AccessTUNER Pro for Nissan GT-R R35

First tuning software to customize ECU calibrations for GT-R R35 COBB Tuning announces the release of AccessTUNER Pro v1.7 for the Nissan GT-R R35. This release marks the world’s first publicly available tuning software to create custom ECU calibrations for the extremely popular Nissan GT-R. Using AccessTUNER Pro v1.7, professional engine tuners can configure the...

COBB GT-R Anti-Sway Bar Kit

The COBB GT-R Anti-Sway Bar kit was developed using sound motorsports engineering principles and further validated by hundreds of miles of on-track testing and competition on the COBB GT-R Time Attack car. Overall roll stiffness is increased which allows the driver to attack the corners, rewarding him with razor sharp turn-in response, reduced mid-corner understeer...

R35 GT-R : Redline Time Attack In-Car Video

In car video from the Redline Time Attack held in Fontana, California. Speed on the bank section was approximately 175mph.

R35 GT-R Video : BBQ Event

Right before GT Live, we hosted a BBQ at our facility. During this time, we needed to put some final touches on the tuning for our GT-R before the event. One of our very talented locals (get his contact info in the video) put together this wonderful video of the GT-R at the event. Enjoy!

R35 GT-R – AccessPORT beta testing

Beta testing is now underway in a few locations through out the world for the 2008-2009 GT-R AccessPORT. As of right now the 2008-2009 GT-R AccessPORT only supports the JDM model but it will support US and other world models as they are released, and we get our hands on them . Click here for...

R35 GT-R – Modified Mag Shootout teaser video

We can’t post the final results, you’ll have to wait for the magazine to come out first. However, we did put together a quick little video of our GT-R at the event. In all, the cars were tested in the following events: Dyno, Auto-x, 1/4 mile, and finally Time Attack. Points were awarded for each...

R35 GT-R – Track testing

Recently we were invited to bring our R35 GT-R out to Arizona for a Modified magazine tuner car shoot-out. In preparation, we took our GT-R out to Miller Motorsport Park for some testing. During the tests, along with several other items currently under wraps, we put our new Coil Over conversion kit through the paces...

R35 GT-R – Dyno Video

A quick video we did prior to heading out to Arizona for the Modified magazine Tuner shootout. The part showing the speedometer was to demonstrate the speed limiter has been fully removed. You may notice that we are also not using the stock wheels. Click on the image below to view the video.

R35 GT-R – Coil Over Conversion Kit

Designed for the original equipment Bilstein dampers on the R35 GT-R, our coil over conversion kit provides ride height adjustment, access to a wide array of spring rates, and rigid upper mounts for precise feedback and control. These can be installed without any permanent modifications to the stock damper assemblies, and allows you to keep...

GT-R (R35) Auto-x runs

While out at the Performance Nissan event, Billy took the COBB GT-R out on the Auto-x course for a few runs. It was an extremely short and tight course, but it was still a lot of fun!

GT-R (R35) ECU Testing

As we’ve been progressing with our R35 ECU development, Daryl @ JSpec Connect was kind enough to let us send an engineer out to do a few quick checks and read the data from his R35 ECU. Many, many thanks to Daryl for helping us out!! Please visit his website at www.jspecconnect.com.

COBB (R35) GT-R

This car is the ultimate challenge because it’s just so good from the factory… I have long been a fan of the model and have been very fortunate to have, at one time or another, owned everything from a Hakosuka and Kenmeri, to a BNR32 and on to now the R35. If you can make...

The ‘uncrackable’ GT-R (R35) ECU

Some claims had been made to suggest the new Nissan GT-R ECU was encrypted and ‘uncrackable’. Well folks, we’ve ‘cracked’ it. Our own GT-R is a JDM version with the fun-sapping 180 kph (112mph) speed limiter. Thankfully, it can now be removed. We’ll continue to do more in-house testing and hopefully get some beta AccessPORTs...

GT-R (R35) High Flow Cats

The new GT-R is a hard car to improve on. Nissan has really carefully thought through nearly every aspect of the car to maximize well… everything. However in carefully inspecting it one of the areas we felt we could make some improvements on was the exhaust system. At the end of the day, the GT-R...

COBB’s GT-R (R35) – Ready for shipping

As you know with the previous post, we have a new GT-R (R35). Here are the pictures of it being loaded into the shipping container as it headed over here from Japan. Bye for now… we’ll post more pictures next week of our R35 here at our shop and the parts we’re prototyping for it….including...

Installation Instructions

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Milestones

2012 Accesstuner Pro Speed Density Released for 2.5L Turbocharged Subarus in January. CP-E Selects COBB Tuning Accessport as Primary Engine Management Solution for MAZDASPEED and BMW. 2011 Accessport for 08-10 BMW 135i, 335i & 535i Released in January. COBB Tuning SF Intake for 2008+ Subaru STI, WRX and Impreza 2.5GT Released in February. COBB Tuning...

Accesstuner Support

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Nissan

The Accessport V3 is the world’s best selling, most flexible ECU upgrade solution for Nissan GT-R. Unlock power hidden within the vehicle by replacing conservative factory settings with more aggressive calibrations. Upgrade forever with off-the-shelf (OTS) calibrations for most bolt-on modifications. It’s the last engine management solution you’ll ever need. Throw away your gauges!! The...

Support

General Accessport Help & How To: Accessport Connection Issues Accessport How To Guides Buying a Used Accessport How to Connect your Wideband to Accesstuner Software Accessport Repair/Service Pricing Accessport Manager Manual Customizable Startup Screen Setup Data Log Presets How To:Read and Clear Vehicle Codes (DTC/CEL/Vehicle Memory) General Automotive Information and Help: CARB Executive Orders Differential...

DSC Sport Suspension Controllers

We are extremely excited to bring DSC Sport Suspension Controllers to the COBB Tuning catalog.  The addition of these suspension controllers allows you, our customers, the ability to improve the overall driving experience of your car and dial in the suspension to match the added power output.  Currently available for the Mk3 Ford Focus RS,...

How to Tune a Car

How to Tune a Car Tuning can mean a lot of different things in the world of cars.  Most would want to know how to tune a car to make changes to how your engine operates for some sort of benefit.  Even with this more precise definition we still have a wide range of what tuning...

COBB CAN Gateway + Nissan GTR CAN Flex Fuel and CAN Fuel Pressure Monitoring

The standardization of the CAN Bus (Controller Area Network) in modern cars can be considered one of the most important components and milestones in automotive design over the last 20+ years. It has ushered in an era where engineers and designers can find the happy balance of white knuckle performance while still loading cars full...

Newly Designed COBB LF Bypass Valve

The bypass valve is a straightforward component that can be found in most turbocharged engines.  Its purpose is to relieve boost pressure in the intake tract when the throttle blade closes.  This is done to decrease wear on turbo and engine parts.  While this is a fairly simple task, leaks or inconsistencies in the operation of...

Buying a Used Accessport

Most of us would probably have a 10 second (or faster?) car if we could.  Most of us also have the same hurdle when it comes to reaching that or any other car goal that requires modifications.  It usually comes down to money.  In an effort to stretch the car budget a little further, it’s...

TX2k17 Wrap Up

Every March, some of the fastest street cars in the Nation descend upon Baytown, Texas for TX2k.  The two main features of TX2k are Roll Racing and 1/4 Mile Drag Racing, both taking place on the drag strip at Royal Purple Raceway.  What started out as Supra Nationals in 1999 has grown into a 4-day enthusiast...

1000 Horsepower Mazdaspeed3 by SpeedP6rformanc3

One Thousand Wheel Horsepower.  A figure that may get lost in the realm of 2500 HP GT-Rs and Lamborghinis but is still a feat of it’s own.  COBB Protuner, Speed Perf6rmanc3, has recently completed a Mazdaspeed3 build that lays down just over 1000 WHP and nearly 700 WTQ. The heart of this build is largely...

Customer Service Representative

Position Overview:  COBB Tuning, a leading performance automotive company, is a young, dynamic company with a reputation for excellent customer service in our industry. Our goal is to cultivate loyal customers by providing the best products on the market with expert customer service to back it up. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Confidently assist customers directly by...

Puerto Rico 1/2 Mile – Porsche 991 Turbo Record set by Predator Performance/COBB Tuning

Airstrip racing has grown increasingly more popular over the past few years.  With dozens of events scattered across the United States, we’ve seen many records broken and speeds that enthusiasts once could only dream of seeing in a road-going car.  This desire for speed is also shared with our Carribean neighbors down in Puerto Rico....

COBB XLE Bypass Valve Improvements

The bypass valve is a straightforward component that can be found in most turbocharged engines.  Its purpose is to relieve boost pressure in the intake tract when the throttle blade closes.  This is done to decrease wear on turbo and engine parts.  While this is a fairly simple task, leaks or inconsistencies in the operation of...

Porsche 991 Turbo Connecting Rod – How Much Can it Handle?

Since releasing tuning support for Porsche’s most recent 911 Turbo/Turbo S, our Porsche Expert Group has been pushing the envelope of what the 991 911 Turbo motor is capable of.  With our experience at Pikes Peak and helping many of our Protuners push the platform, we wanted to take a step back with some investigative work to see just...

COBB Recap: Big Northwest and The Shootout

The COBB Team travels to several events all over the country throughout the year.  Over the last two weekends we visited Portland, Oregon for the Big Northwest meet and Norwalk, Ohio for The Buschur Shootout.  These events give us the opportunity to witness COBB products in action, see the latest trends and builds, visit with other vendors and...

BOV or BPV? Can I use this Intake? MAF Sensor?

At COBB, we pride ourselves on the customer service we provide.  A major part of that service extends into technical support where we answer hundreds of calls and respond to even more emails each week.  These discussions involve a wide range of issues and topics but there are a few that we frequently encounter.  One of the...

Pikes Peak Hill Climb Part 3 – Race Day

The Porsche 991 Turbo S sponsored by Porsche of Colorado Springs, Zuvu TV, BBi Autosport, COBB (and so many others) came First Place in the Time Attack 2 class for the 2015 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb!  Woohoo!!  Here’s a look at the complete run featuring GPS tracking and vehicle data imported from an Accessport...

Porsche 991 Turbo Accessport Development & Pikes Peak Hill Climb Testing Part 2

With the Porsche 991 Turbo Accessport release growing nearer by the day, we wanted to share some of our findings with the community.  We have been working on the 991 software for quite some time now and have learned a great deal about these cars.  Here, we’ll go over some Accessport basics along with some...

Turbo Tech Part 1: How Turbochargers Work

Many enthusiasts are constantly looking for ways to squeeze more power out of their engines.  One way to accomplish this is by providing more air and fuel into each cylinder allowing the potential for more powerful explosions.  This can be done several different ways like making the cylinder bigger (larger bore/stroke), keeping valves open longer (camshaft changes), or...

COBB Releases – January 2013

COBB is proud to announce performance and suspension part releases for January, 2013! COBB BMW 1-Series Springs – The best first step to a better handling AND looking car! Click for more pictures and details. COBB BMW 1 & 3-Series Anti-Sway Bars – This perfectly balanced kit reduces body roll, sharpens turn-in response, and reduces...

Mitch McKee Takes on Lead Calibrator Role at COBB Tuning SoCal

COBB Tuning is proud to announce that Mitch McKee has taken on the Lead Calibrator role at the COBB Tuning SoCal retail facility in Fountain Valley, CA. Mitch is up to the challenge of tuning the wide range of creations that enthusiasts come up with in this hotspot of high-performance car culture. Mitch will be...

COBB Tuning Insider – R&D Fabricator Antonio Calvo

You know the sound of a well built exhaust is intoxicating. You roll down your window at a stop light just to listen to the rumble of a big horsepower GT-R. You look up from your lunch when you hear a Subaru boxer motor drive by. And perfect welds on a shiny muffler make you...

COBB Tuning SoCal Featured Guest Tuner – Tim Bailey

COBB Tuning SoCal proudly announces that Tim Bailey, Sr. Research and Development Tuner for COBB Tuning, will be performing custom dyno tuning at the COBB Tuning SoCal facility for a limited time! Performance enthusiasts in Southern California can now take advantage of Tim’s extensive tuning experience as one of COBB Tuning’s top engine calibrators. Dyno...

COBB Tuning at Texas 2K12

Texas 2K12, the playground for high dollar, high horsepower supercars, returned once again attracting car enthusiasts from all over the country. The three day event held at Hennessey Performance’s Sealy, TX facility brought in thousands of people and their toys. “If it’s fast, it’s probably out here”, said Tony Palo, owner and tuner of T1...

The Narita Dog Fight Visits COBB Tuning SoCal

The Narita Dog Fight, a US and Japanese Car and Lifestyle blog, recently visited COBB Tuning SoCal for a quick tour of the showroom and shop. Click the GT-R below for more photos and to see what they thought about COBB Tuning’s newest retail location!

COBB Tuning Ford Focus Revealed

The COBB Tuning Ford Focus race car was finally revealed at the 2011 SEMA Show on November 1st in Las Vegas, NV. This is COBB Tuning’s first build project using a domestic sport compact car and we are excited to show everyone what we have done and what we plan to do with this new...

COBB Tuning SOCAL Official Grand Opening!

COBB Tuning is proud to announce the Official Grand Opening of its latest retail facility, COBB Tuning SOCAL. COBB Tuning SOCAL brings customer focus, professionalism, and attention to detail to Southern California in this freshly outfitted 10,000sq/ft facility. The new location features an open and inviting floorplan, a comfortable customer lounge, accessible product displays and...

First MS3 in the 11s, COBB AccessPORT Tuned

11 second quarter miles times usually come with names like GT-R, Z06, Viper, or 911. But now there’s a new one: Mazdaspeed3. Anthony in Idaho is the first MS3 owner to run an 11 second 1/4 mile time, a feat even more impressive noting that he is 3000 ft above sea level. Using an ATP...

COBB Tuning Insider – An Interview with Chris Haag

At COBB Tuning, our engineers and calibrators work like crazy to develop the AccessPORT for new and existing applications, create and verify performance vehicle maps, improve the tuning process, and design exhausts, intakes, and front mount intercoolers. But what happens when you have a question about a feature on the AccessPORT or you just need...

COBB Tuning East Coast Tour and Wicked Big Meet!

This year was COBB Tuning’s second time out at Wicked Big Meet, and we decided to show a larger presence to better support the Subaru community. Wicked Big Meet is the largest all-Subaru meet on the East Coast, so I knew it would be a ton of fun. We also planned to cruise the East...

COBB Tuning Signature Series T-Shirt Contest Winners!

COBB Tuning is happy to announce the winners of our Signature Series T-shirt contest! We have chosen four designs to represent each shop. Each design is unique and represents COBB Tuning in our diverse locations in distinct ways. These designs will be available on shirts offered for sale at each location as well as online...

COBB Tuning at the TX2K11, Super Car Meet and Shootout!

COBB Tuning is busy getting ready for the TX2K11, a national exotic car meet which will be held at the Lonestar Motorsports Park in Sealy, TX this weekend Thursday March 17th through Sunday the 20th. The TX2K is a big power slug fest, which started as a Supra-only meet and has grown to include super...

Now Available: COBB Tuning XLE BPV for EVO X and Ralliart

Introducing the XLE Bypass Valve for the Mitsubishi EVO X and Lancer Ralliart from COBB Tuning! This high-quality, multi-configuration Bypass Valve not only features industry-leading technology but will dramatically increase the visual impact of your engine bay! The XLE BPV can be configured for full recirculation mode, 50/50 vent to intake/atmosphere or full vent to...

Racer Recap: Brian Lock Clinches the AWD Modified Class Championship at Auto Club Speedway!

This last weekend saw the final round of the Redline Time Attack at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif., and with just 21 points separating our GT-R from the 2nd place Takata Time Attack/LIC Motorsports STI with over 40 points up for grabs in this final race, it was still anyone’s ball game! A lot...

COBB Tuning Wraps up a Successful RTA Season at the Auto Club Speedway Finale

The COBB Tuning Motorsports Team finished out the 2010 Redline Time Attack season as champions! Brian Lock and the Nissan GT-R clinched the Modified AWD Class Championship and Cameron Benner in his 2006 Subaru STI captured the Street Tire AWD Class Championship. This marks a fantastic end to a first-year effort with COBB Tuning fielding...

Join COBB Tuning Motorsports for the 2010 Redline Time Attack Finale!

Join the COBB Tuning Motorsports Team for the final round of the Redline Time Attack series at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California this weekend. We are heading into the final event leading both the AWD Modified and AWD Street Tire Class Championships. The COBB Tuning Motorsports GT-R driven by Brian Lock will be looking...

Redline Time Attack Video Recap: COBB Tuning Motorsports Dominates Round 9 at Infineon

The COBB Tuning Motorsports Team celebrates another victorious weekend as Brian Lock and the GT-R continue to secure 1st place in the championship and Cameron Benner finds another podium finish!

Racer Recap: Brian Lock takes a rain-drenched win at Infineon Raceway!

There are weekends that the GT-R’s wide tires and huge torque numbers play in our favor; this was not one of those weekends.  I don’t believe I used full throttle for more than maybe 10 seconds of any given wet lap, there was no point.  I spent all weekend trying to keep the car off...

COBB Tuning Motorsports: Victorious at Infineon in the Rain!

The penultimate round of the Redline Time Attack proved to be wet and treacherous with a weekend of standing water and turn 10 being dubbbed “Lake Turn Ten” by the Redline announcers. Despite this the COBB Tuning Motorsports Team clinched another Modified Class victory with the COBB Tuning Motorsports R35 GT-R driven by Brian Lock....

Firmware Update for “Hot AccessPORT” Issue

All current AccessPORT part numbers (SUB-001, SUB-002 and SUB-003, MAZ-002, MIT-002, NIS-005) can now be updated to address the “Hot AccessPORT” issue currently present on existing firmware versions. The previous firmware may not always run properly when high ambient temperatures are encountered. AccessPORTs that suddenly stall or have a constant blank or gray screen will...

Racer Recap: Brian Lock Takes another Mod Class win at Redline Time Attack Round 8!

You know it’s a hot race weekend when you need to put reflective tape on your right boot to keep from burning it. It never ceases to amaze me the dedication that the crew has to work in these types of conditions. At times this weekend the thermometer in the pits read over 109 degrees!...

COBB Tuning Motorsports beats the heat at Redline Round 8!

The COBB Tuning Motorsports team once raced to the top of the podium at Round 8 of the Redline Time Attack. Held at the Spring Mountain Motorsports Park, outside Las Vegas, NV, the COBB Tuning GT-R driven by Brian lock quickly shot to the top of the leader board in the AWD Modified Class and...

COBB Tuning Motorsports Mid-Season Recap!

With September nearly upon us, The COBB Tuning Motorsports Team is preparing for the final three races of the Redline Time Attack Season. With the conclusion of the East Coast Championship, the COBB Team will be concentrating on securing the championship in both the Street and Modified AWD classes in the COBB Tuning Motorsports Subaru...

COBB Tuning Austin Facility Grand Opening – July 24

COBB Tuning is proud to announce that we will be hosting the Grand Opening of our new Austin, TX headquarters facility on July 24. We have a tons of stuff planned! When Saturday 10am-3:30pm July 24, 2010 Where COBB Tuning 2311 W Rundberg, #500 Austin, TX 78758 Why Texas BBQ and beverages COBB Motorsports Forza...

Racer Recap: Cameron Benner takes 1st at Redline Time Attack Round 6!

Our weekend competing in Redline Time Attack Round 6, Liberty Gran Prix started off about as rough as one could expect. Despite our intentions of fitting our new brake rotors and top hats for the first practice sessions on Friday morning, a miscommunication by our supplier left us without any new brake hardware. “The existing...

Racer Recap: Brian Lock Takes AWD Modified Class at Redline Time Attack Round 6!

You always know the dedication it takes to run a motorsports program when the conditions are terrible and everyone is still working their tails off. This weekend at Willow Springs was pretty much as bad as it can get. At times the temperatures reached 108 degrees in the paddock. Over 50 gallons of fluids were...

COBB Tuning Motorsports Victorious at Willow Springs!

The COBB Tuning Motorsports Team once again proved the power of stock ECU tuning with the COBB Tuning AccessPORT by scoring two first place wins in class as well as an overall win in the Modified AWD class. Brian Lock rocketed the COBB Tuning Motorsports GT-R to a first place win in the Modified AWD...

COBB Tuning XLE BPV Available Now!

The COBB Tuning XLE BPV is a compact and lightweight by-pass valve is capable of holding very high boost pressure without leaking and its unique design allows extremely fast venting of boost when actuated. It is designed to operate in multiple venting modes and can be quickly reconfigured using simple hand tools. Innovative engineering and...

COBB Tuning Motorsports, Redline Time Attack Round 5 Recap!

The Fifth round of the Redline Time Attack at Autobahn Country Club in Joliet, Illinois was one for the books! This was the most costly race by far in terms of incidents and bent metal, as well as a small fire in the engine bay of the COBB Tuning Motorsports STI. Even with the carnage...

COBB Tuning Motorsports, On Track in Chicago!

The COBB Tuning Motorsports Team is once again proving their “metal,” this time at Autobahn Country Club in Joliet, Illinois. The COBB Tuning Motorsports GT-R and STI driven by Brian Lock and Cameron Benner, respectively, are both leading the field at the end of testing on Saturday. The GT-R posted a 1:29 in the Modified...

Racer Recap: Cameron Benner, COBB Tuning Motorsports STI, 1st Place, Redline Time Attack Round 4, Auto Club Speedway

Just three days before Round 4 of the Redline Time Attack, I was deep in the Klamath Forest of Northern California, kayaking and rafting the Klamath River. The week before that I was in a Chemistry classroom taking my final exams for general chemistry. Needless to say, I was a bit removed from the current...

AccessPORT Racer Spotlight: Takata Time Attack/LIC Motorsports STI, Round 4 Redline Time Attack!

The Takata Time Attack/LIC Motorsports STI continues to prove what a well-prepared and reliable race car can do against a field of fire-breathing racecars. Not that the Takata/LIC car is a slouch in the horsepower department, but to finish first, first you must finish, and the LIC car has done just that, and near or...

COBB Tuning Dominates Redline Time Attack Round 4 at Auto Club Speedway

The COBB Tuning Motorsports team dominated Round 4 of the Redline Time Attack series at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California, taking 1st in Super Modified AWD, 1st in Modified AWD, 1st in Street Tire AWD and capturing the Overall Event Win. The Super Session wheel-to-wheel race was an exciting inter-class battle and saw the...

COBB Tuning Surgeline Race Against Cancer kicks off in the 8’s!

The COBB Tuning Surgeline Race Against Cancer inaugural event kicked off with fast times and a healthy entry list featuring several cars posting sub-10-second times! The Super Modified Class-winner, Jeff Bush, posted a blistering 8.996-second pass at 151.38mph! The Super Modified class had intense competition with several cars posting sub-10-second passes with trap speeds in...

Racer Recap: Brian Lock, Redline Time Attack Round 3, Las Vegas

…Push in clutch …Rotate heal over to blip gas pedal while keeping steady pressure on brakes …Select next desired gear …Let out clutch. Repeat. It had been a while since I had driven anything but the GT-R on track so I had to repeat the above lines in my head while on track. Well, not...

Racer Recap: Cameron Benner COBB Tuning Motorsports STI 2nd Place, Las Vegas Redline Time Attack!

This weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway was an absolute roller-coaster ride for the COBB motorsports team. I arrived in Las Vegas Thursday night with plans to test and tune over the course of Friday and Saturday, and by 8:00a.m Friday morning I was in the car learning the track. We began our weekend on...

COBB Tuning Motorsports on the podium again in Las Vegas!

Round 3 of the Redline Time Attack at Las Vegas Motor Speedway was an event full of victory and defeat. Emotions ran the gamut of highs and lows as the COBB Tuning Motorsports team continued to have issues with their R35 GT-R, while Cameron Benner and Trey Cobb in the COBB Tuning Motorsports STI and...

COBB Tuning Motorsports Redline Time Attack weekend off to a rough start!

With victory and champagne fresh in the minds of the COBB Tuning Motorsports team, Friday afternoon practice signaled the begining of a tough weekend for the team for Round 3 of the Redline Time Attack at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The GT-R of Brian Lock continued to have engine issues in Las Vegas, despite it’s...

COBB Tuning Surgeline Monthly Meet!

COBB Tuning Surgeline is the location of choice for the Portland Area Monthly Nasioc meet, held usually, the first Saturday every month. The meet is a chance for new and old friends and car lovers alike, to get together, compare stories, kick tires and do not a little bench racing. While the predominant car is...

Brian Lock: Redline Round 2 – New Jersey Race Recap

Just when I thought COBB Motorsports was cursed with the worst bad luck on the planet (I could write a book on missed deadlines from vendors over the past two months), it got worse. The most random, confusing, undiagnosable limp mode was rearing its ugly head all day Sunday at the track. After pulling all-nighters,...

Cameron Benner: Redline Round 2 – New Jersey Race Recap

This weekend’s Redline Event at New Jersey Motorsports was trying for the Cobb Tuning Motorsports Team. We began our weekend running consistently the fastest times in Street Class Overall, posting a 1.12.1 on the 1.9 mile Lightening Track Configuration. Saturday’s track temperatures were great for the car; we were making great horsepower at out 25...

COBB Motorsports Wins Big in New Jersey

COBB Motorsports’ 3,000 mile trek from California to New Jersey paid off big with Brian Lock taking the the Overall Win in his Nissan GT-R Modified Class car, a historic first for the Redline Time Attack series. Cameron Benner and his Street Tire Subaru STI were strong all weekend and brought home the 2nd place...

Brian Lock’s Buttonwillow Race Recap

What a great first event! The COBB Motorsports racing team really came together this event and it seemed like the crew has been working with each other for years instead of just a month. Our performance on track was impressive for our first event together as well. Taking home the win in the Modified class...

AccessPORT Racers Spotlight: Takata Time Attack/LIC Motorsports Subaru STI

In addition to the COBB Tuning Motorsports effort, COBB Tuning continues to support independent race teams in both the Redline Time Attack and other racing series. The Takata Time Attack/LIC Motorsports Subaru STI competes in the AWD Modified Class in the Redline Time Attack Series. This car is a highly-modified machine that sets the standard...

COBB Tuning Motorsports Podiums Twice at Redline Time Attack Season Opener

COBB Tuning Motorsports wrapped up Round 1 of the Redline Time Attack in winning style this weekend. The team arrived at Buttonwillow Raceway Park dressed in their new racing colors in full force, bringing three AccessPORT equipped cars to cover the Modified, Street Tire and Enthusiast classes. When all was said and done, COBB Tuning...

COBB Tuning Motorsports Attacks Buttonwillow Raceway

COBB Tuning Motorsports was busy with practice today as we continue to put our team of cars through it’s paces. The day was packed with action as our drivers pushed harder to the limit, searching for the fastest line around Buttonwillow’s challenging and incredibly rough surface. COBB Tuning CEO and founder, Trey Cobb, swapped ends...

COBB Tuning Motorsports is on the Attack!

The COBB Tuning Motorsports team is getting ready for our first weekend of competition in the 2010 season of Redline Time Attack! The 2006 STI of Cameron Benner and 2009 GT-R of Brian Lock are at Buttonwillow raceway and final preparations are underway for the team to take to the track early Friday morning! Trey...

Join COBB Tuning at Redline Time Attack Round 1 at Buttonwillow Raceway!

The start to the Redline Time Attack is quickly approaching, with Round 1 at Button Willow Raceway on March 26-28th, just a week away. The COBB Tuning Motorsports team is making final preparations to our Modified AWD Class GT-R, Street Class STI and our third Mystery Machine to be driven by COBB Tuning founder, Trey...

COBB Tuning Takes On Time Attack in 2010

COBB Tuning is officially throwing its hat into the ring and announcing its participation in the 2010 Redline Time Attack series in a big way. COBB Tuning Motorsports will field a three car racing team participating in the Modified, Street Tire and Enthusiast classes for the full 2010 season. In addition, COBB Tuning has assumed...

E85 Power Post! Over 1000hp caught on camera!

COBB Tuning is committed innovation and performance and to prove it, we present two vehicles converted to run on biofuels. Not only do these two cars, a 2007 Subaru WRX STI Limited and R35 GTR, run on clean burning E85, but they both make well over 500whp! E85 is a blend of 85% ethanol (alcohol...

Altered Atmosphere Motorsports Twin Turbo 370Z Tuned with AccessPORT!

At COBB Tuning, we love it when our customers and tuners use the tools we work so hard to create, to make big horsepower. We love it even more when it is a complex and difficult build. The Nissan gurus at Altered Atmosphere Motorsports have done just this, with a Twin Turbocharged 370Z tuned with...

COBB Tuning AccessPORT Racer Spotlight: Jon Drenas HB Speed

Jon Drenas, 3rd T-Street AWD Class, 1:55.173 Driver: Jon Drenas, HB Speed Event: Redline Time Attack Round 8, California Speedway Vehicle: Mitsubishi EVOX Engine: Forced Performance Red Turbo, Deatschwerks 1000cc Injectors, COBB Tuning Turbo Inlet Hose, COBB Tuning Intercooler Pipes, MXP Cat-back Exhaust, HB Speed Cold Air Intake, AMS Performance Front Mount Intercooler, AMS Performance...

COBB Tuning AccessPORT Racer Spotlight: Mike Cronin Jr., Fontana Nissan

Mike Cronin Jr., 2nd Modified AWD Class, 1:44.730, Driver: Mike Cronin Jr., Fontana Nissan Racing Event: Redline Time Attack Round 8, California Speedway Vehicle: Nissan GT-R Engine: Synapse down pipes, Titek “race” exhaust system, Race modified transmission with PPG 1st gear, Willall transmission clip set, Willall coolers – transmission, rear differential, front differential, Willall WR...

COBB Tuning Surgeline Helps Raise Money and Collects Toys for Toys for Tots!

Chris Dunbar’s 2006 WRX was the overall People’s Choice show winner! Chris has spared no expense nor any detail in making this show-winning WRX. His WRX features a Cosworth block and a GT4088R Turbo and is very close to final completion. COBB Tuning Surgeline attended the The pdXmas Tuner Toy drive this last weekend, an...

COBB Tuning Surgeline at the pdXmas Tuner Toy Drive

Join COBB Tuning Surgline at the PDXmas Tuner Toy Drive car meet this Sunday, December 6th. Be sure to bring a toy or a $10 donation for the toy drive as admission to the event. We will have a manned booth to answer all of your questions along with five cars on display (including two...

COBB Tuning Plano struts their stuff at Import Face-Off!

Cobb Tuning Plano showcased cars and parts at Import Face-off in Ennis, Texas recently. We convoyed out with our friends from DFWMazdas.com and really appreciated all the help they provided with set up. Cliff Wallace, organizer of IFO had his GT-R tuned the day before at our COBB Tuning Plano facility. His car made 545wtq...

AccessPORT-Tuned cars on the Podium at Redline Time Attack Final!

Two AccessPORT-tuned cars stood on the podium after this weekend’s Redline Time Attack final race at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California. The GOTO:Racing GT-R driven by Brian Lock took third in the Unlimited AWD Class, and the Stoptech EVO X driven by Steven Ruiz took 2nd in the Street AWD class. Both cars still...

COBB Tuning Surgeline’s New Ride!

COBB Tuning Surgeline just picked up this 2006 350Z Track Edition. It will be our newest R&D and test vehicle for AccessPORT and AccessTUNER development and is slated to be our test mule for forced induction testing. This car will see lots of dyno time, local track days and drag events. Trey thinks he might...

New COBB Tuning Dealers and ProTuners!

N1 Racing – Dealer 66, Jalan PJS11/7 Bandar Sunway 46150 Subang Jaya Selangor, Malaysia www.n1racing.net Patriot Automobile Repair Workshop – Dealer Industrial Area of Mussafah M-10 Abu Dhabi, U.A.E PO BOX 70461 Mobile:050-8161477, 050-8089460 Telephone: 00971-25544452 [email protected] Performance Plus Automotive Imports – Dealer 38-4600 Kimbermount Ave. Mississauga, ON L5M 6Z5 Canada Phone: 905-820-5789 ST Wangan/EDO...

COBB Tuning Surgeline-Tuned STI gets into the 10’s

Everyone has to have goals. For some of us it is material in nature, or perhaps meeting certain career aspirations. For Matt Kincaid it has been doing the 1320 dance in less than 11 seconds. This he achieved this weekend with a 10.98 pass at 122mph. This was achieved on street tires, Flaken Azenis 615s,...

New AccessPORT Tuners!

Akuma Motorsports in Morganville, NJ is a new COBB Pro Tuner for all AccessPORT equipped vehicles. Location: 762 Texas Rd., Morganville, NJ 07751 Phone: +732-970-9009 Website: AkumaMotorsports.com Car Planet Ltd located Warrington, Cheshire, GB is also a new COBB Pro Tuner for AccessPORT equipped Nissan GT-Rs. Location: Unit 2 Farrell St., Warrington, Cheshire, GB Phone:...

New AccessPORT Tuners!

Sumo Power in Rye, E. Sussex, UK is a new COBB Pro Tuner for AccessPORT equipped Nissan GT-Rs. Location: Harbour Road, Rye, E. Sussex TN31 7TE, United Kingdom Phone: +44 1797 222281 Website: SumoPower.com Dentist Mapped in Fowlis, Scotland is also a new COBB Pro Tuner for AccessPORT equipped Nissan GT-Rs. Location: 4 Osprey Rise,...

Live Sockets Battle : R34 vs R35

[BIG BLOG UPDATE #3] In addition to the Redline Time Attack, we also took part in the first ever Live Sockets Battle series. Run in a similar fashion as “touge”, our R35 driven by Billy Brooks was pitted against the Focus Auto Sales R34 GT-R piloted by hot-shoe Billy Johnson. It was the battle of...

Redline Time Attack : Fontana, CA

[BIG BLOG UPDATE #2] On Saturday (July 19th), while Dave and I were over at MOD, Josh, Eric and Billy were busy at work preparing and testing our GT-R for Time Attack at the Auto Club (California) Speedway. Since the last event, we had added a second oil cooler in series with the factory oil...

Redline Time Attack & Live Sockets Battle

vs. In addition to MOD, we will have our R35 GT-R out at the Redline Time Attack held at the Auto Club (California) Speedway July 19-20th. We will be running in the Modified AWD class using Toyo R888 tires. As part of the event, we’ve been invited to take part in the Live Socket Battle....

Mazdaspeed3 : Another win x2!!!

This weekend at GT Live, we competed in the Redline Time Attack with our Mazdaspeed3. Once again, our own Eric Bizek was at the wheel and produced fantastic results. As in previous events, we entered our daily driven Mazdaspeed3 in the Street class. This requires a street trim car with street tires. Many cars in...

GT Live – Utah 2008

This past weekend, GT Live rolled into town to host a motorsports festival at Miller Motorsports Park here in Utah. Once again, we were a major sponsor of the event and held a COBB car corral for fellow enthusiasts as well as hosting a Auto-x event with the help of our local SCCA chapter. On...

Performance Nissan Meet

On the road again… This past weekend Dave, Joe and Billy went to the Performance Nissan meet out in San Bernardino, CA. Many thanks to Andy and the rest of the Performance Nissan/MyNismo.com crew for hosting the event. It was a great time and a good opportunity to get to know more Nissan enthusiasts. Nissan...

R35 Intake Prototyping

Our engineering staff has been quite busy developing product for the new R35 GT-R.  Josh and Eric have already started work on the exhaust system, and today Billy and Eric put some time in on our SF Intake for the GT-R.  Below are a few pictures of a mock up. Our R35 SF Intake will...

Best R35 Manual Illustration

Please don’t rice out your GT-R.   (Yes, this is actually in the manual) Someone needs to turn this into a t-shirt!

R35 has arrived

Our R35 GT-R arrived early this morning. We’ll post more info shortly, it’s going on the scales now and then on to the dyno. COBB GT-R Picture #2 COBB GT-R Picture #3 COBB GT-R Picture #4 COBB GT-R Picture #5 COBB GT-R Picture #6 COBB GT-R Picture #7 [Updated with more pics] COBB GT-R Picture...

R35 Manuals

In my opinion, Japanese car manuals have the BEST illustrations. Here are a few memorable ones from the new R35 GT-R manual. First up, a nice reminder not to let your soda can get behind your brake pedal. A bad situation in ANY vehicle! If you’re unlucky enough to have your new R35 break down...

Cat’s out of the bag : COBB’s R35

[This is a long post, hang in there] I’ve been harboring a secret from you all for a looong time… I’m a closet GT-R fanatic. Since a child, I’ve always been interested in cars. My pre-teen years were spent pouring over automotive magazines, dreaming of one day owning a Porsche 959 or some other exotic....

Tokyo Auto Salon – 2008

This week COBB employees are spread across three different continents. Aside from our operations in Utah, Dave Benson (hard parts engineer extraordinaire) is in the UK attending the Autosports Show while Christian, Billy and I (Trey) are out in Tokyo attending the Tokyo Auto Salon. We’ll be sure to share a full report and pictures...