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      02-14-2013, 09:09 PM   #19
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Originally Posted by timmyc View Post
That's how most cars are, you might be confusing power with torque
No, he's got a point. Our cars make peak hp at 5800 rpm and redline at 7000 rpm I believe. That would mean the Alpina makes peak hp at an even lower 5500 rpm assuming the same redline. My guess is they're tapering off boost a little early to promote longevity, and/or the turbos just can't breathe up there.