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      04-05-2013, 04:02 PM   #22
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Drives: 2014 M235
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: So-Cal

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Originally Posted by Holander
I4 NA might be impossible, without hybrid etc...but I accept I4 turbo if specs are like these. Engine like "new era S14" and there isnt tricky plastic covers to hide engine. Look E30 M3 engine bay, its like art.

Configuration...Straight 4
Location...........Front, straight mounted
Displacement...1.599 liter / 97.6 cu in
Bore / Stroke... 77.0 mm (3 in) / 85.8 mm (3.4 in)
Valvetrain........ 4 valves / cylinder, DOHC
Lubrication...... Dry sump
Aspiration....... Garrett Turbo
Power.............310 bhp / 231 KW
Torque........... 420 Nm / 310 ft lbs
Red Line.........8500 rpm
BHP/Liter .......194 bhp / liter
Seriously !!
310 Hp from 1.6 liters!! You are aware that the highest specific output currently on a production car is the Porsche GT2 RS (163 BHp / liter)

How about 400 BHp from a 1.5 liter 3 cylinder? Why not stop there? I want mine with 1000 Hp from a 1.0 liter 2 cylinder motor !