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tommy143
09-30-2002, 10:02 PM

tommy143
09-30-2002, 10:04 PM

RevHigh
10-01-2002, 04:53 PM
weekend with a 500RWHP turbo M3 and those other guys. I've seen those cars mentioned in person, if you would of made it to Curry's, you would of as well. :-)

Should be pretty good.

310-315hp/322-327TQ from my N/A V8.

James...
10-04-2002, 12:57 PM
I am going to go have this car dynoed tomorrow at 7 lbs of boost and take a look at the A/F readings, if all looks well, I might have it dynoed at 13 lbs of boost and see what the A/F looks like.

I am guessing the person "misquoted" and was more like 500 at the crank. Stock internals pushing 500 rwhp I highly doubt. Perhaps with the nitrous n-tercooler, etc. I know mcubed in FL is pushing 17 lbs of boost with 410 rwhp and 400 ft*lbs of torque. I HIGHLY HIGHLY doubt my car is pushing that much - in fact, I am almost 99% positive it is NOT.

I think I will be lucky to even come CLOSE to what Phil is pushing 386 rwhp. I am hoping to hit at 7 lbs 300 rwhp -- I have a sneaking suspicion I may be around 280-290. With 13 lbs, I would hope to hit around 380 rwhp. The nitrous n-tercooler should put me above the 400 rwhp range though...but there is NO way I am doing that without checking my A/F readings first on a dyno...AND also getting water injection.

Besides -- numbers mean crap, if I suck at driving, all the power in the world is not going to help me.

James...
10-04-2002, 01:02 PM
I AM shooting for a 400 rwhp daily driver though, once I reach that, I will quit. I think water injection should help prevent detonation and allow me to run 12 psi at low boost and 17 psi at hi-boost. Hook up the nitrous n-tercooler and I should be damn near 450 rwhp.... hopefully...

We'll see how this weeks dyno run turns out....mmm...maybe I will dyno the green M3 as well.....

RevHigh
10-07-2002, 08:55 AM
understanding your system. 13-17lbs of boost on stock internals is not highly recommended imo.

Good luck, let me know about the dyno. AutoT dyno is great.

JB
10-10-2002, 07:12 AM
But as James said what does RWHP matter if teh driver cant launch. James. I would suggest you take a trip over there and look at Silverstreaks launching tips, he has a Bastardized RMS stage2, and is pulling 11's in a 3.0.<br><img src="http://members.roadfly.org/j10bpb/swfight.gif" height=40 width=100>


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