Looking for the ultimate
performance modification? This ESS tuning
supercharger kit will turn your small 3.2L inline 6
cylinder into a horsepower freak, with the pull of a
blown V8. This ESS S54 VT1-445-550
supercharger system uses the infamous Vortech V3Si
supercharger unit capable of 775HP.
With an extremely
efficient design and perfectly tuned software the
ESS S54 M3 VT Series supercharger system delivers
supercar performance along with the quality and
reliability ESS customers have come to expect. This
kit is designed as a 100% bolt on package with
no irreversible custom fabrication
to the vehicle.
This supercharger kit
is a real kit and includes everything to safely
increase your power! It includes 20mm Certal aluminum main bracket for
superior rigidity, custom molded high temperature
compressor inlet housing, cast aluminum intake
manifold with integrated high capacity bypass valve
system, and custom tuned ESS ECU software with
removed dyno limiter and top speed governor. Fueling
is provided by new, larger direct replacement Bosch
Motorsport fuel injectors.
All ESS supercharger kits are tried and tested up to
50,000 miles on the street and track, on multiple
cars, throughout the world. This guarantees
you are getting a kit that will hold together for
the life of your vehicle. ESS even goes a step
further with more tests like 60+ hours on ESS
load dyno, full load top speed endurance testing on
the German Autobahn, and final certification laps on
- HUGE power
- Horsepower gains
from 109 - 200
- Torque gains
from 45 - 90
- 100% maintenance
time : 6-8 hours
- Detailed and
illustrated installation manual.
- Vortech V3Si
internally lubricated supercharger unit.
- High capacity,
direct replacement Bosch fuel injectors.
- One belt driven
w/self tension system.
- CNC machined,
hard anodized brackets.
- CNC hard
- Long life
serpentine drive belt.
- True OBDII,
perfectly optimized MSS54/MSS54HP ECU software
with removed top speed governor.
mandrel bent tubing.
- 5 layer super
strength silicone hose throughout system.
- K&N cold air
intake located inside front bumper.
- High capacity
- Oil breather
assembly designed for boost.
Types of Kits:
Boost pressure: 5 PSI
Horsepower: 439 SAE/445 DIN (31.8% increase over
Torque: 305 lb-ft
- The VT1-455
requires the use of 93AKI/98RON and above, Euro
spec headers are also required.
Boost pressure: 5.5 PSI
Horsepower: 448 SAE/455
DIN (34.5% gain over
Torque: 320 lb-ft
Boost pressure: 7 PSI
Horsepower: 500 SAE/507 DIN (50% increase over stock)
Torque: 335 lb-ft
Boost pressure: 9 PSI
Horsepower: 550 SAE/507 DIN (65% increase over stock)
Torque: 350 lb-ft
Correction factor for
drivetrain loss is 15% above RWHP as seen in
California only for racing vehicles, which may never
be used upon a highway.