Through meticulous engineering, the AMS Performance Nissan Z Intercoolers deliver unparalleled heat transfer efficiency, thanks to their exceptional design, premium materials, and meticulous construction. The AMS Performance team went above and beyond by not only increasing the core size but also incorporating a groundbreaking counter-flow core design that sets them apart from other options in the market. This innovative design allows for optimal thermal transfer that surpasses the capabilities of conventional cross-flow cores. With a remarkable 70.4% increase in core size compared to the factory intercoolers, combined with precision CNC billet aluminum end tanks, enlarged air inlets, outlets, and coolant ports, the AMS Performance Nissan Z Intercoolers revolutionize heat management for the VR30DDTT engine.
The AMS Performance Nissan Z Intercoolers represent a complete reimagining of the design principles for VR30DDTT intercoolers. While most aftermarket air-to-water intercoolers utilize a traditional cross-flow configuration, AMS Performance engineers recognized the potential for enhanced thermal efficiency by implementing a counter-flow system. This innovative approach strategically pairs the coolest water with the coolest air within the core, optimizing thermal transfer. Through meticulous engineering, the AMS Performance Nissan Z VR30 Intercoolers are designed to deliver exceptional heat dissipation capabilities for maximum performance.
With over two decades of extensive research and development in the realm of forced induction, AMS Performance has solidified its position as a dominant force in the automotive aftermarket. Their exceptional performance systems have garnered numerous awards and set the benchmark for others to follow.
To create the AMS Performance Nissan Z Intercoolers, a solid foundation was established with the use of large, high-quality counter-flow cores commonly found in motorsport applications. These specially selected cores offer exceptional efficiency and are significantly larger, allowing for rapid heat dissipation and maximum cooling performance. With their larger size, enhanced thermal transfer capabilities, and improved coolant flow, these intercoolers effectively reduce intake air temperatures (IAT) for your 3.0L VR30 twin turbocharged engine, resulting in increased power output.
By significantly enlarging the core volume and optimizing the thermal transfer surface area, the AMS Performance VR30 Intercooler provides a remarkable boost in cooling efficiency. Compared to the OEM intercooler, the AMS Performance VR30 Intercooler cores are an impressive 70.4% larger, offering enhanced heat transfer capacity. This increased thermal efficiency benefits the entire intercooler system, allowing for improved heat dissipation. Whether you reside in a hot climate, engage in drag racing, or perform high-speed runs on airstrips, the AMS Performance Nissan Z Intercoolers will effectively lower your intake temperatures and ensure optimal power output regardless of the conditions.
Largest and most efficient intercoolers on the market.
40°F recorded drop in intake air temperature over OEM.
Used on the world’s fastest VR30 powered car – 9.53 @ 144mph (quarter mile).
70.4% increase in core size over OEM for unbelievable heat transfer.
Largest intercooler core size on the market.
Unique counter-flow core design for improved efficiency over the competition.
Custom AMS spec fin height and density on core internals.
Optimized TMAP location for improved temperature reading.
CAD designed and CNC machined 6061 T6 billet aluminum end tanks.
Negligible air and water side pressure drop compared to OEM.
Drastically increased coolant flow through up to 33% larger water ports and lines.
CFD analysis performed on core and tanks to allow for optimized heat dissipation.
2.5″ inlet and 2.75″ outlet flanges for unrestricted airflow to engine.
Easy installation in OEM location with upgraded water lines and couplers.
Can be used on stock or modified vehicles to reduce heat soak.
2016+ Infiniti Q50 – VR30DDTT
2017-2022 Infiniti Q60 – VR30DDTT
2023+ Nissan Z – VR30DDTT
Does not fit with factory engine cover.
Compatible with OEM, AMS RA338, and RA405 High Pressure Fuel Pumps. Other brand HPFP fitment not guaranteed.
Compatible with OEM and AMS MAP Sensors.
Compatible with AMS Fuel Filters.
CARB and/or EPA Compliance Testing Not Completed
While AMS believes this product is either CARB EO exemption applicable, or complies with the EPA’s Anti-Tampering Policy, they have not completed the required testing and administrative process at this time. This product is not available to purchase for emissions-controlled vehicles located within the state of California, or available to ship to California addresses, without a completed AMS Race Waiver form. International users outside of the United States should act in accordance with their local laws and regulations.
About AMS Performance
AMS Performance is founded on principles of integrity and is dedicated to automotive performance, particularly for turbocharged vehicles. As a leading manufacturer of automotive performance parts, AMS not only offers a wide range of high-quality components but also provides additional services such as in-house engine computer calibration, parts and package installations, and engine and transmission building.
At AMS, their primary focus lies in engineering. Unlike other shops, they prioritize the development of components that deliver unparalleled performance. Their approach goes beyond a basic understanding of engine performance, utilizing computer-aided designs and employing mechanical engineers with extensive experience in the motorsports field.
With a history spanning two decades, AMS Performance has consistently maintained its position at the forefront of the industry. Whether you seek complete turn-key packages or individual components, AMS has the expertise to meet and surpass various performance goals. From drag racing to road racing and everything in between, AMS is ready to enhance your driving experience and elevate your vehicle’s performance to new heights.
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