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I understand that - the question is...(m) (archive)

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Posted by Matt D. on October 24, 2000 at 13:53:49:

In Reply to: the weight has nothing to do with handling issues posted by BHT on October 24, 2000 at 08:59:30:

Why do the BMW engineers feel the NVH benefits are so substantial that they would make a choice to add ballast in such an odd place. I don't understand the principle. It certainly is the wrong choice from a handling perspective, so the improvements in other areas must be drastic. Someone explain please.

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