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Old 05-02-2005, 03:23 PM
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Whats up gents? I need some opinions please go HERE and read, post if you want, thanks.
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BWM already did it.

they call it "M5"

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I guess you can somehow make an inline 8 like VW did by putting two VR6 engines on the same cam shaft (obviously there is no way to fit this in a civic unless you want to be driving next to the engine). But in the end you'll just have a crappy V8 with no torque.
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<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD>Quote, originally posted by phthalo &raquo;</TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">I guess you can somehow make an inline 8 like VW did by putting two VR6 engines on the same cam shaft (obviously there is no way to fit this in a civic unless you want to be driving next to the engine). But in the end you'll just have a crappy V8 with no torque.</TD></TR></TABLE> People with SARS kissing, kewl...
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