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Old 06-28-2012, 01:43 PM
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NA vs Turbo

Originally Posted by voip-ninja View Post
I think you're probably mistaken. Small turbo engines are incredibly common in Europe (everyone has gone to them, even Ford) and they are still quite reliable.

No question that the normally aspirated engine sounds better and is smoother, but it gets worse fuel economy and actually quite a bit less powerful than the new motor.
My point was turbo engines don't last as long as NA engines... not how popular they are in europe.

Show me a turbo4 bmw with 200k+ miles and I'll be a believer...
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