Originally Posted by adhowe70
In my opinion, the EZ30R won't be happy at 2500rpms with a tall 5th gear. 2800 - 3000 is more like it. I'd guess that the EG33 has a little more torque down that low and could pull 2500 - 2800 rpms pretty easily.
I think that would change slightly when you got the AVCS tuned on your car, Andy. Just from looking at the stock torque curve, it has ~175ft/lbs at 1600rpm! That's 10 more than 2.5RS' peak torque, which is no slouch. Am I totally off base here?