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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 M-technik-3@Oct 11 2004, 06:46 AM |
Exactly because the are alot of displacement. You have a high rev state of tune engine. It was close to the highest output for this size engine. 1.8l 16v VW engine only made 123hp and 139 TQ. There is not much you can do to the M42 as it was a factory hotrod when it came out.
It's not that it's a worthless engine, it's a great engine for it's application. Talk a few HPDS and learn to work with what you have or consider purchasing a 325iS if you want mor TQ.
| Originally posted by Silver4evr@Oct 12 2004, 10:58 PM |
'Save you money and buy a more powerful car.
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