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      09-26-2007, 03:55 AM   #1
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Difference between BHP

I noticed you guys speaking about BHP in that it has changed for the new models i.e. 57 plate onwards.....How has it changed and why have BMW done this?

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BMW have fitted these new technologies, summarised as "Efficient Dynamics" to improve fuel economy etc - one of the changes is the addition of 'Direct Injection' -a method of spraying fuel directly into the cylinders - this boosted horepower throughout the range

The 2.0 320i increased from 150 to 170 horesepower
The 3.0 330i increased from 258 to 272 horesepower

Not certain about the improvements on other models - these two I know off the top of my head. You can find out more by visiting the website.
http://www.bmw.com/com/en/insights/t.../overview.html
the e92 330i has had 272bhp for a long time
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Like your avatar, DXB
I was referring to the saloon models - should have added that
Spelt horsepower wrong, in all ... 'horepower'
Whorepower i like that

Brake Whorepower
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Whorepower i like that

Brake Whorepower
Can just see it down the pub..... 'My bitch has more brake whorepower than yours........ she can stop me coming in 4 secs flat!!!'
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she can stop me coming in 4 secs flat!!!'
Is that 4 secs inclusive of foreplay?
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Is that 4 secs inclusive of foreplay?
Dont be silly it's brake whorepower It is how quick she can stop you from coming when she has taken you over the edge!!
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Dont be silly it's brake whorepower It how quick she can stop you from coming when she has taken you over the edge!!
Doh! Of course, silly me!
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mine got some serious hoopage being an essex girl... and big airbags and her mum has modified airbags
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mine got some serious hoopage being an essex girl... and big airbags and her mum has modified airbags
I can see this being the 2nd UK thread to be closed!

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