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|3-Series (E21, E30) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1975-1983 and 1984-1991 line. Specific models: BMW 315, BMW 316, BMW 318, BMW 318i, BMW 320/4, BMW 320i, BMW 320/6, BMW 323i, BMW 320i. E30 Family models include: BMW 325e, BMW 325i, BMW 325is, BMW 325ix.|
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| Originally posted by BimmerKris@Oct 3 2004, 08:20 PM |
with what you got done, it would be benifical to trade out your pistons and head, with one out of an E21 320. It is a direct bolt on. I have been in one where these were the only things done, and i was a huge difference compared to the 318 i was driving at the time. Now i just realized that you said you have the DOHC, so that may not work. Maybe someone else can elaborate on the for me.
| Originally posted by XtremeDream@Oct 4 2004, 03:59 PM |
* After doing a lot of research I have not seen any E30's on the track with engine swaps that could beat the modified M20's and the strokers (3.0l).
You can get plenty of power out of that 3.0l stroker for a lot less than converting to a M30.* 300hp is possible out of the 3.0l with other things but still NA.
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