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Being in the performance tuning industry for 20 year and making a "NotoriouSS" name for himself, Tad Banzuelo decided to make a career out of finding that lost horsepower. With a wide array of talents, Tad believes that every vehicle can use a tune, weather it is for fuel economy, driveability or horsepower. He enjoys tuning the common grocery getter, or the greatest of race cars. He has gained notoriety among the car builder community for being able to solve the unsolvable, he is the go to guy that will teach your grumpy car proper street manners.

Custom EFI Tuning



  • NRE  /  Nelson Super Car XRAM
  • Icon Derelict 1949 LS9 Hudson
  • Fastest Car Season 1 episode 1
  • Fastest Car Season 1 episode 5
    Reds 1996 Twin Turbo Impala
  • Fastest Car Season 2 
    ‚ÄčNeills Twin Turbo LS GTO
  • The worlds 1st turbo charged Chevrolet SSR.
  • The worlds 1st 8-speed automatic, rear mount turbo GTO.
  • Some of the 1st GM based 455ci LS1, including LSX.
  • ECIRS 2-time bracket racing champion '96 Impala.
  • 990+ RWHP, gas pump, street driven, LSX, twin turbo, '06 GTO.
  • 1st North American G8 to make 13,12 & 11 second passes.
  • 13PSI stock, short block, 346 LS1, 600+RWHP.

Featured in Pontiac High Performance with JBA, Vortec & Race-Prep for a GTO.

Worked with; HPTuners, Magnacharger, Pedders, AFR & RPS and many many more in product development.