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Track Testing Tuner School Fall 2016

Track Day Exhaust and Intake

Track day is a great day at Tuner School! How many automotive trade schools do you get to take the cars out and do 0 – 60 mph test runs on a track to test the differences made from the performance upgrades you installed!? That is what we do at Tuner School multiple times through…

Shell Tour Fall 2016 TunerSchool

Shell Campus Tour

Our High Performance Trade School students were able to visit Shell on a tour led by some amazing engineers. We learn a lot on these types of visits, especially from their amazing collection of mechanical cut out displays. Thank you Shell for always taking care of our students!  

Camaro-Dyno-Exhaust Tuner School Fall 2016

Dyno Exhaust Upgrades – Team Camaro Fall 2016

After installing the full header back exhaust and air intake, team Camaro put their car on the dyno to test the numbers difference from the baseline dyno. Instructor and Hennessey’s senior calibrator Jason explained the results and how to use the tuning program to adjust for the performance adders to the car.

K&N Filters Visits Tuner School Fall 2016

K&N Filters Visits Tuner School Fall 2016

K&N Filters came out to our Fall 2016 Tuner School class to teach for a day on their filtration systems and to show how they affect the performance of the vehicle. It is a great thing to have the highest quality companies visit out technical training school to share their insights. Plus the opportunity is…

Cleaning Head Tuner School Fall 2016

Head Gasket Cleaning

Fall 2016 Tuner School students cleaning and scraping off gasket material from heads, it’s a tedious task but a very important lesson to learn correctly in order to build high performance vehicles. Details, it’s all about the details.

Headers Install Tuner School Fall 2016

Performance Headers Install – Fall 2016

An automotive tech school that installs performance headers on a full real car, that’s what we do at Tuner School to get the power adders started. After all the exhaust is installed the cars will be put on the dyno to see what numbers they make with the upgrades and will be track tested. Not…

LME Tour Tuner School Fall 2016

Late Model Engines LME Tour

Late Model Engines is located in Houston right down the road from Tuner School, so our automotive technical students are able to go tour this great engine building facility. LME builds with the highest quality standards and has built some of the fastest cars in the world. These fall 2016 students were thrilled to go…

Fabrication and welding training begins for Fall 2016 Tuner School

Mig vs Tig Welding in Slow Motion

While the fall 2016 Tuner School students are beginning their fabrication training, we shot some cool footage to show in slow motion the difference between mig welding and tig welding. Mig looks so much more violent than tig in this demonstration.

Fabrication and welding training begins for Fall 2016 Tuner School

Fabrication Trade Training at Tuner School Fall 2016

Our students in the Fall 2016 class were able to begin fabrication training, learning how to mig and tig weld. Our lead fabricator at Hennessey Performance helps teach the students the tricks to his trade on how he fabricates parts for many fast cars including the 1600 horsepower Venom GT! Now that is an exciting…

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