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      09-01-2008, 03:54 PM   #17
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Originally Posted by icemang17 View Post
Yes turbos do increase power.....BUT the M3 motor does not lend itself to boost in stock form...the compression ratio is just too high to add boost too without race gas (even with it really) you will need to change the pistons to something lower to really get some silly HP out of one...BUT if that was done.....800hp would be easy...
People said the same thing about the E46 M3... it will happen for sure. You will probably only be able to run up to 8psi or so, similar to the E46. Its all in the tuning...
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