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      03-22-2010, 02:40 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by GAaaAR View Post
I doubt the M3 will receive a 3.0 Twin Turbo. If anything it'll be a higher displacement or V8 twin turbo. It needs to have some bragging rights over the N54.
It will have bragging rights over the N54, to the tune of 150 horsepower based on this report.

While the legend of the 3 series has been built around inline 6-cylinder engines, I'm very intrigued to learn more about the 4-cylinder mills that are planned for the 3. If it's turbo charged and puts out 250+ horsepower, I don't care how many cylinders it has..
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