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      12-08-2010, 08:23 PM   #53
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Originally Posted by adrianBMW99 View Post
On par?? I am not sure you understand the difference between 293 WHP with 343 WHEEL TQ with your 7 second overboost function on a stock IS and 340 WHP with 375 TQ on a tuned N55. The moment the IS is tuned the overboost function is lost as it is a bunch a crap and is replaced by the same exact TQ numbers a tuned n54 would get.

BTW, 'N55 w 7 DCT" is a 2011 135i. Simple research is key... lol
I understand the difference between WHP & Torque, I just think you are mixing up the tuned & non-tuned numbers. So keeping it simple, non-tuned = 27hp & 39 tq adv for the 'is'
Talking about both being tuned was never a topic of conversation because the N54 numbers were not mentioned. How much gain would I get for $850?

And yeah, forgot about the 135i with the 7dct, probably because we were discussing the 3 series.... my bad!