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FOCUS RS PHASE 2 PARTS CATALOGUE

Have you seen the latest mountune Focus RS Literature? Now updated with the newly released Phase 2 performance upgrades, you can view all the available RS products digitally and purchase all items online, or via our global dealer network.

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The second of our three-phase performance parts release has been unveiled today, the majority of which are available to purchase from both mountunestore and mountuneusa now!

Building on the initial range of Phase 1 styling upgrades and bolt-on performance parts, the Phase 2 RS release focuses on improving and maintaining performance.
The range features a power enhancing induction kit, charge pipe kit, intercooler and re-circ valve together with chassis / transmission upgrades.

As with all mountune products, these parts have been extensively tested at the Nürburgring, on dyno and proven over tens of thousands of road miles across multiple development vehicles to ensure perfect fitment, function and reliability. 

Customers waiting for news on our forthcoming power upgrade will be reassured to know, the wait is very nearly over, as will be seen in our final launch instalment. Whilst we appreciate that the lack of news is frustrating to a great number of you, we're sure you'll all understand why when details are revealed as part of Phase 3 launch... and hope that you'll also agree that the wait was certainly worth it.

In the meantime, we invite you to watch our Phase 2 video below and if you haven't signed up to our Racing Line newsletter and missed the exclusive first-look at our expanded RS performance parts catalogue, worry not, as you'll be able to see it for yourself soon - be sure to keep an eye on our blog / social channels to make sure you don't miss it!


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Desktop Downloads - June '16

Brighten up your desktop or home screen by downloading our monthly mountune desktop calendar, only available via the blog. 

You can view exclusive mountune photographs covering Focus, Fiesta, Mustang, BTCC cars, a selection of engine shots and lots more. 

New wallpapers will be published in time for the beginning of each month and if you like it, why not share the link on your social channels.

Want your free desktop? Hit here link to download a high-res copy - Enjoy!

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Photos:  MJP Media

After an impressive qualifying session on Saturday where he secured pole position, Colin Turkington eased to victory in Race 1 at Oulton Park this weekend.   Performing the perfect run from lights to flag, Turkington’s perfect drive saw mountune powered Team BMR take their first ever BTCC win in their manufacturer backed Subaru Levorg.

Race 2 brought another podium win for the double BTCC champion, this time in second place, with team mate Jason Plato taking an additional hat trick of podiums with his three 3rd place victories.

'We are very happy with the results from Oulton Park this weekend, recent progress has been made with the chassis and engine after a 2 day test at Pembrey. We would like to thank mountune who have put in a huge effort to produce a competitive engine in such a short space of time', said Team Manager Alan Cole. 

The Japanese cars have been fitted with a new inlet manifolds designed and developed by mountune since the teams last meeting at Thruxton, and test sessions and improvements made have certainly paid off for the team after this weekend's round. 

We look forward to seeing them back in action at Croft in 2 weeks time.

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Test your driving ability by taking your mountune'd Ford out on the legendary Silverstone Circuit in front of thousands of spectators in our exclusive customer track session at the mountune-sponsored FordFair (Sunday 7th August). 

Book your time here: https://www.mountunestore.com/products/fordfair-mountune-track-time

Whether this is your first time or you’re a regular track driver, get the experience of your life following in the footsteps of the British Touring Car drivers as you navigate the same corners as the pros.

This session is open to ALL mountune core kit customers - to confirm, if you drive a Fiesta or Focus with a mountune performance or racing kit fitted, we'd love you to join us!

As a mountune customer you also benefit with the normal session cost being subsidised by us to just £25!

Places are limited for this exclusive mountune customer track session, so book now to avoid disappointment!

Our exclusive session starts at 14.00 with a compulsory briefing at 13:00.

Please note: FordFair general admission ticket will be required.

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Good news for mountune Mk2 Focus ST and RS owners that have been asking us about mTune support...

MP260 and MR290 calibrations for Focus ST and MP350 (Focus RS500), MR375 and MR420 for Focus RS are now available to pre-order.  All versions of mTune cost £449 (inc. VAT) but pre-order yours by Sunday 5th June and you'll save £50 by using promo code MTUNE when checking-out.

Pre-order your mTune now: Focus ST  |  Focus RS 


Also new this month and available to pre-order now is the Mk2 Focus ST MR310 power upgrade kit.

This upgrade is based on a vehicle already equipped with the mountune MR290 hardware and in addition adds:

• High-flow Focus RS crossover duct
• High-flow mountune Focus RS airbox (includes mountune Performance badge)
• High-flow dual-entry air filter
• High-flow silicone induction hoses (available in four colours)
• Focus RS GOR (slam panel cover), pipework, battery tray and hardware
• MAF sensor and adaptor harnesses
• mTune handset loaded with MR310 calibration.

Power is increased, as the kit name suggests, to 310PS, whilst torque increases to 470Nm, and the kit features include:

Pre-order your MR310 upgrade kit here.

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MOUNTUNE LEVEL THE PLAYING FIELD

For the second season running, mountune have been chosen to work alongside the BRSCC and their scrutineers to help ensure an even playing field for competitors in the Ford Fiesta Championship, also incorporating the supporting Junior class.

With an extensive knowledge of the mk6 Fiesta ST and Mk7 Fiesta 1.6 Zetec S, their ECU's and calibrations from the years spent developing our highly-acclaimed MP165, MP185 and MP140 upgrade kits, our experience and neutrality put mountune in pole position for the role.

Our engineers supplied a calibration to enhance performance but that crucially, also works as a controlled upgrade to be utilised by all competitors using a Mk6 Fiesta. Flashed onto every car at the opening round of the season, this can then be checked at any point during subsequent race meetings by our track support team, helping to ensure an even playing field for all competitors.

Photographs: James Roberts Photo

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mountune powered Andy Yan won his first Super Cup 2.0T race at the Nanjing Wantrack Circuit this weekend, with his team-mates Martin Cao, Rainey He and Dan Wells taking 2nd, 3rd and 4th positions.

The first two laps of this race were led by the safety car due to the rainy conditions before the UK's Dan Wells, who started the race in pole position, was passed by his three Chinese team-mates with Rainey He having a brief clash with Martin Cao on lap eight and falling to fourth, but he recovered to third in the latter part of the race.

The four Focus ST's run 2-Litre EcoBoost engines, designed and developed by mountune for the Changan Ford FRD Teams' 2016 Chinese Touring Car Championship.

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FULL GRID AT GLOBAL RALLYCROSS

Tomorrow sees the first round of the 2016 Global Rallycross championship kick off at the Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Phoenix, Arizona.

Our 2.4-litre Ford Duratec® based engine will again be used to power the complete grid of Supercar Lites in this years championship.

The naturally aspirated all-aluminium unit also provides an excellent lightweight option for rally, race, hill-climb, and sprint or kit car.

There will also be a number of mountune powered Supercars on the grid this year, including SH Rallycross' Ford Fiesta ST running a turbo charged, 4-cylinder 2.0 Duratec engine.

We look forward to seeing the cars and drivers in action in this years championship.

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We are pleased to announce that mountune will be headlining Ford Fest this year, being held at Santa Pod on Sunday, September 18th.

In its second year, the show organisers have more planned for you guys including a larger retail village, club display and your chance to win a Focus ST.  On the mountune stand, there will of course be the usual display of cars including our Mustang EcoBoost and Mk3 Focus RS, plus a whole heap of products and on the day show specials for those of you looking to #upyourgame.

Be sure to check our social media pages for more information on what we have planned nearer the time. 

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