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Old 06-28-2004, 12:26 PM
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Hi All -

Looks like they think they have solved the monitoring the boost issue by using a third party monitor system. FI cars limited to 4 cylinders:

http://www.world-challenge.com/news/04press93.html
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Old 06-28-2004, 08:48 PM
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big change, but makes sense for the 4 bangers
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Old 06-29-2004, 08:33 AM
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Really opens up a more "affordable" means to getting the power needed to compete. The Mazda and BMW motors are pretty pricey once you add the aftermarket engine management...the Mazda motors are especially pricey as they only last 2-3 weekends in the cases I know of.
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