What is Dyno Tuning?

Laborde Motorsport: Dyno Tuning in Perth

Unleash the True Potential of Your Vehicle.

What is Dyno Tuning?

Dyno tuning short for dynamometer tuning is a systematic process used to optimize the performance of a vehicle’s engine. A dynamometer often referred to simply as a dyno  is a device that measures the power output of a vehicle. In the context of cars and motorcycles there are mainly two types of dynos chassis dynamometers and engine dynamometers. The former measures the power delivered to the wheels while the latter measures the power output directly from the engine.

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In the heart of Perth, a name resonates powerfully amongst automotive enthusiasts: Laborde Motorsport. As the undisputed leader in dyno tuning, we combine cutting edge technology unparalleled expertise and a passion for peak performance to deliver results that consistently redefine the boundaries of automotive potential. Over the years our commitment to precision and excellence has not only earned us the title of the number 1 dyno tuning establishment in Perth but also the trust and loyalty of countless drivers eager to unlock the true potential of their vehicles. At Laborde Motorsport, we don’t just tune cars we elevate the very essence of driving. Welcome to the pinnacle of automotive performance. Welcome to Laborde Motorsport.

On the Dyno - Audi RS8 - ECU tuning by Laborde Motorsport - Perth

What Does Dyno Tuning Do to Your Car?

  • Optimized Performance: Dyno tuning ensures that the engine produces the maximum possible power and torque for its given setup. It optimizes the balance between performance and efficiency.
  • Improved Fuel Efficiency: Proper air fuel ratios and ignition timings can lead to better combustion which can result in improved fuel efficiency.
  • Extended Engine Life: By ensuring the engine runs optimally and doesn’t run too rich or too lean you can reduce unnecessary wear and tear extending its life.
  • Detection of Issues: Running a car on a dyno can also reveal potential issues. For instance power losses at certain RPMs might indicate mechanical problems that need addressing.
  • Customization: Dyno tuning allows for performance customization based on individual preferences. Some may want better low end torque for city driving while others might prioritize high RPM power for racing.
  • Consistency: It provides a consistent controlled environment to test the vehicle eliminating variables like wind resistance, road conditions and so forth. This allows for precise adjustments.

Why Choose Laborde Motorsport for Dyno Tuning in Perth?

  • Expertise: With years in the motorsport industry our technicians have tuned hundreds of vehicles from street racers to professional sports cars.
  • Precision: Our state of the art dyno equipment ensures accurate readings and optimal tuning.
  • Performance: Witness a notable increase in power, throttle response, and overall drivability.
  • Custom Solutions: Every vehicle is unique. We provide tailored solutions to match your car’s specifications and your driving style.

Our Services

Full-scale Dyno Tuning: 

Our comprehensive dyno tuning service is the cornerstone of our offerings. We utilize the latest dynamometer technology to measure and analyze your vehicle’s performance metrics in real time. This process includes several test runs to ascertain baseline readings and subsequent adjustments to ensure optimized power, torque and efficiency. This service is ideal for those looking to fine tune their vehicle’s performance or diagnose any potential power delivery issues.

Key Features:

  • State of the art dynamometer equipment
  • Expert technicians to interpret and analyze results
  • Real time performance data capture

Performance Upgrades: 

For those seeking an extra edge we offer a suite of performance upgrades tailored to various vehicle makes and models. This could range from performance air filters and exhaust systems to turbocharger installations and more. Our team will guide you through the best options based on your goals whether it’s enhancing street performance or preparing for the racetrack.

Key Features:

  • High-quality parts from leading manufacturers
  • Installation by experienced mechanics
  • Compatibility checks to ensure seamless integration with your vehicle

ECU Remapping: 

The Engine Control Unit (ECU) is the brain of your vehicle controlling vital parameters like air fuel ratio, ignition timing and turbo boost. We specialize in remapping or “flashing” the ECU with optimized software allowing for enhanced performance better fuel efficiency and a more responsive driving experience.

Key Features:

  • Customized maps for different driving conditions
  • Improved throttle response and power delivery
  • Safety and reliability as primary considerations

Custom Tuning Packages: 

Recognizing that every driver and vehicle is unique we offer custom tuning packages tailored to individual needs. Whether you’re preparing for a drag race, circuit event or simply want a more spirited daily driver our experts will curate a package that aligns with your objectives.

Key Features:

  • Personalized consultations to understand your goals
  • A combination of services for holistic performance enhancement
  • Competitive pricing based on package components

Post tune Support and Analysis: 

Our commitment to our customers extends beyond the initial tuning session. We provide post tune support ensuring that your vehicle continues to perform at its peak. This includes data analysis of any logs you might capture during your drives addressing any concerns and providing recommendations for potential future upgrades.

Key Features:

  • Dedicated support team for post-tune inquiries
  • Analysis of real-world data to refine tuning profiles
  • Recommendations for maintenance and potential upgrades

At Laborde Motorsport, our services aim to enhance your driving experience by combining the latest technology with expert craftsmanship. Your vehicle’s performance and your satisfaction are our top priorities.


How long does a dyno tuning session take? 

Typically 2-3 hours, depending on the vehicle.

Can any vehicle be dyno tuned? 

Most vehicles can benefit from dyno tuning. Contact us for specific inquiries about your model.

In conclusion, dyno tuning is an invaluable tool for car enthusiasts, racers, and everyday drivers alike. It helps squeeze out the maximum potential from a vehicle’s engine while also ensuring it operates efficiently and safely. Whether you’re chasing quicker lap times, better fuel economy, or just a smoother ride, a properly dyno-tuned vehicle can make a world of difference.