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Old 02-03-2005, 07:05 PM
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Mein Auto: S54 M Coupe x2, M52 Z3
Mz4... 400hp V8?

So the MZ4 is confirmed in the Roundel I got today.

Says it will use the same V8 that is in the upcoming M3...

SO..

I wonder what they will do to slow it down so its not faster than the M3.
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Old 02-03-2005, 07:16 PM
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Detune it probably. More restrictive exhaust...etc. The usual... same as last time.
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Old 02-03-2005, 07:33 PM
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IMO if BMW does eventually build a 400hp roadster it won't be an E85 chassis

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=86224

not that the Roundel has ever printed bogus MZ4 info before or anything ...
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Old 02-03-2005, 08:13 PM
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Like I said on Roadfly - "until the car is at the dealer's lot" (m)

So if there was to be a MZ4, time to trade in and trade up. But I still do not plan to hold my breath, sort of that low cost carbon fiber hood (non-TCK).
If it did happen, I would have to change my name, my license tag, my website, etc.
Who knows, we will see...some day...
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Old 02-07-2005, 02:38 PM
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I've heard

Somewhere in NJ I hear there is a Z4 becoming a mean arse V8 powered home grown
Mz4...but thats all I got to say about that
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