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Old 08-16-2011, 07:05 AM
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Originally Posted by BobBigMan View Post
I see Scott (BMW insider) has said the next M3 will use a tri-turbo inline six and not a vee six as rumoured. Why would BMW want to make such a complexied system, two turbos could easily achieve the desired output levels and is tried and proven technology, plus it much be lighter overall what with much less plumping. I think I will steer clear of the first year's product until I see how reliable this technology proves to be.
Primary reason for tri turbo - eliminatng turbo lag.
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