257BHP from the m42

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jerseytim
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Sun Nov 18, 2018 11:15 am

i finally got the m42 on the rolling road so it could be mapped after being in the car for 3 years and it made 257 BHP and 193 ft/lb torque. this is it on the rolling road getting the throttle enrichment set up with a power run

i know just where to put the engine now
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Sun Nov 18, 2018 1:52 pm

Wowser! Impressive stuff.
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Mon Nov 19, 2018 4:01 pm

What the hell have you done to this ??? :x :x :x

Nice fit in the Baur winkeye winkeye winkeye

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Mon Nov 19, 2018 8:33 pm

Epic. Always been attracted to the idea of a NA high output M42. Keeps the weight down up front.

Would love to hear the story of how you went about building the engine!
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Mon Nov 19, 2018 10:52 pm

TurtleDesignTech wrote:
Mon Nov 19, 2018 8:33 pm
Epic. Always been attracted to the idea of a NA high output M42. Keeps the weight down up front.

Would love to hear the story of how you went about building the engine!
me to would have gone m42 instead of m52 if id known you could get that sort of power or even close would be fine
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Wed Nov 21, 2018 9:03 pm

Very impressive mate! :thumb:
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Thu Nov 22, 2018 8:59 am

Wow, anymore details, photo you can share with us?
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Thu Dec 13, 2018 1:35 pm

I could really do with that sort of power in my car. Thankfully the regs don't allow engine modifications such as this.
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