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Re: overdelivered ... 9-5 v6 Arc?
Posted by Craig [Email] (more from Craig) on Mon, 3 Dec 2018 13:45:17
In Reply to: overdelivered ... 9-5 v6 Arc?, bobc [Profile/Gallery]
, Mon, 3 Dec 2018 10:05:24
There are definitely cases of engines consistently over-delivering on the dyno going back to the '60s. A famous example is the Japanese gentlemen's agreement to not rate anything over 276hp for many years.
276. There's certainly been cases of under delivering too and subsequent lawsuits. I think Mazda went through that a few years ago.
As for 350nm, why not I guess? With turbo engine you can easily dial the software tune to get an even number. I feel on NA motors you more get what you get - no one would redesign a cam profile to hit an even number.
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