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Old 10-07-2012, 04:07 PM   #52
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Originally Posted by woody06967 View Post
Sez you?

Sport bike motors are often more durable than many cars/trucks. The point of my challenge is that the technology really isn't that different, and it's a fair comparison. Consider an S2k... they're durable, make no torque, and are pretty fast. I think I'd prefer a 'busa motor in a BRZ than what it comes with, honestly.
The whole point of the Ford 1 liter turbo is to gain MPG, sport bike engines are not known for their fuel efficiency. You put a liter sport bike engine in a car and it would get horrible gas mileage. Sport bike motors are awesome but there is a reason why a off the self technology is not being used in the automotive field, it does not work well.
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