BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > BIMMERPOST Universal Forums > General Automotive (non-BMW) Talk + Photos/Videos
 
Strasse Wheels
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      01-03-2009, 07:15 PM   #1
atr_hugo
No longer moderate
atr_hugo's Avatar
No_Country
80
Rep
4,247
Posts

Drives: SWB 335i
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: -

iTrader: (0)

Porsche Engine Test Rig

This looks fun!

Appreciate 0
      01-03-2009, 07:21 PM   #2
john08135i
Major
john08135i's Avatar
United_States
29
Rep
1,023
Posts

Drives: 2013 M Sport, 2010 bmw S1000RR
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Orlando

iTrader: (0)

Send a message via Yahoo to john08135i
Oh my god.. thats one heck of a test bench...

and the sound... beautiful...

thanks for the find
__________________
M Sport Line Estoril Blue
Appreciate 0
      01-03-2009, 09:43 PM   #3
red-sauerkraut
.
red-sauerkraut's Avatar
185
Rep
4,862
Posts

Drives: x-car/m-car
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: northern hemisphere

iTrader: (0)

Sounds crazy!
__________________
Z = The future of BMW
Appreciate 0
      01-03-2009, 10:16 PM   #4
Strongbark
Brigadier General
Strongbark's Avatar
No_Country
157
Rep
3,783
Posts

Drives: 2016 LBB M2
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Earth

iTrader: (1)

That is awesome though it looks like it swings upside down at times. Where on the 'ring are those turns?
__________________
Strongbark

http://www.1addicts.com/forums/signaturepics/sigpic32890_2.gif
'13 Mini GP #485 of 500 For Sale
Appreciate 0
      01-04-2009, 12:52 AM   #5
atr_hugo
No longer moderate
atr_hugo's Avatar
No_Country
80
Rep
4,247
Posts

Drives: SWB 335i
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: -

iTrader: (0)

Since you can't put the same g-load on the test rig as you can on the track - you have to simulate it by rotating the engine.
Appreciate 0
      01-04-2009, 01:08 AM   #6
singular
Captain
singular's Avatar
11
Rep
935
Posts

Drives: BSM 135i ppk cab
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: SF Bay Area

iTrader: (0)

Wow - that would make a hell of a simulator ride.
Appreciate 0
      01-04-2009, 06:24 AM   #7
Robert
Major General
138
Rep
6,914
Posts

Drives: 135i, current is350
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Socal

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by atr_hugo View Post
Since you can't put the same g-load on the test rig as you can on the track - you have to simulate it by rotating the engine.
I was going to say Porsche is going a little overboard. Perhaps they were testing the car for the Hot Wheels 360s loop track.

__________________
- There's nothing in my pocket other than knives and lint
Appreciate 0
      01-04-2009, 02:26 PM   #8
Strongbark
Brigadier General
Strongbark's Avatar
No_Country
157
Rep
3,783
Posts

Drives: 2016 LBB M2
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Earth

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by atr_hugo View Post
Since you can't put the same g-load on the test rig as you can on the track - you have to simulate it by rotating the engine.
Ah, makes sense.
__________________
Strongbark

http://www.1addicts.com/forums/signaturepics/sigpic32890_2.gif
'13 Mini GP #485 of 500 For Sale
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:38 PM.




m3post
m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST