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      02-16-2013, 08:11 AM   #50
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Originally Posted by Levi
Originally Posted by hector View Post
that example is often used but it's never mentioned that the displacement difference is <10%. if the m2 gets a 4cyl., i wonder if it will have in excess of 2.0ltr., say 2.2-2.4ltr.?
Yes, but those engines were NA. Now they are FI, so a larger difference in displacement plays no much role, except for throttle response, but that is no more an issue according to most; "turbolag is a thing of the past".

The I4 is to be a 2.2l I4, not based on N20.
Lighter with more power. Hmmmmm. I'll take that!

When is this episode coming?!
My thoughts on M5/6 vs M3/4...i wonder if tuned panamera turbo S owners are laughing at gt3 owners because they have "no chance in a race"
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