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what about rim/tire size i.e. 15" vs 17" ? (archive)

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Posted by Jon K on December 18, 2001 at 17:18:28:

In Reply to: hp lost in the drivetrain posted by MarkPike on December 18, 2001 at 16:36:17:


Can the 18-20% hp lost between the flywheel and rear wheels be somewhate reduced by using a stiffer quibo such as the one on the E28 M5 (see Gustave's site), or by replacing the 4.10 differential with a lower ratio of 4.45, or by using lighter wheels and tires?





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