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The table does not show true weight... (archive)

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Posted by michael on February 20, 2002 at 12:03:47:

In Reply to: Aluminum V8 in e30. Weight is same place as S14 posted by Lee on February 19, 2002 at 18:58:22:

as this is for a short block. I would suspect that the intake and exaust manifolds/airbox/et. al. will make the V8 a bit more weighty. It will also have much higher center of gravity (2 heads - one crank). The effect of moving the CG higher will cause much more front weight transfer in turns.


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