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      12-19-2011, 10:40 AM   #264
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Originally Posted by GoingTooFast View Post
As long as the supercharger boost pressure doesn't go above 0.4 bar (5.5 psi) - good enough for an extra 50hp (see the Evora S +69hp case) - I think it's VERY reasonable to assume that an intercooler is NOT needed in this Toyobaru, TMIC or FMIC.

With the added boost in the Evora S the power output went to 345hp from only 276hp of the non-supercharged version and without intercooler.
Good point.. I just think they will not be going the S/C due to corporate image (emissions, fuel consumption, etc.) Might be a popular aftermarket mod though!!
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