• New BMW N54 and 335 turbo / boost only 1/4 mile record - 11.1@127 with Rob Beck upgraded turbos

      Congratulations to BimmerBoost member LostMarine! This is breaking news from the private track rental today at the ATCO drag strip in New Jersey. This run was done at 19 psi on the upgraded Rob Beck turbos. Car was launched in second gear on drag radials. Car also has meth and upgraded axles which it clearly needs now with all this power. Check out the timeslip below, more details are coming.

      This article was originally published in forum thread: New BMW N54 and 335 1/4 mile turbo / boost only 1/4 mile record - 11.1@127 with Rob Beck upgraded turbos started by Sticky View original post
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      1. BattaM3's Avatar
        BattaM3 -
        Better get some more fuel and single turbo!!! You and the AA car are toast.. Unless its digs then a kid on a bigwheel could beat me.
      1. BavarianBullet's Avatar
        BavarianBullet -
        Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
        It is true about the cylinder wall lining with the pistons. It is also true you are looking at $15k plus for the motor build.

        Yes, I am building a low compression S65. Motor is built already actually... just need the car back from SSP to install it and do the blower on top.
        Nice. Good luck on that project!

        Don't add up the receipts...
      1. LostMarine's Avatar
        LostMarine -
        it was nice of him to build a car so galantly, only to have to ship it to me once complete
      1. LostMarine's Avatar
        LostMarine -
        maybe cut this video up and add my runs to the OP?

        a few people asked me if there was a video for it


      1. Forced Air's Avatar
        Forced Air -
        wow...your launches don't even look that hard for the times you are cutting. Impressive.
      1. LostMarine's Avatar
        LostMarine -
        I was thinking the same thing. I can only imagine what would have happened if I could have done a good 1st gr launch
      1. Sticky's Avatar
        Sticky -
        Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by LostMarine Click here to enlarge
        maybe cut this video up and add my runs to the OP?

        a few people asked me if there was a video for it


        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EavSVL6Gk5c
        This video is awesome!!!
      1. Forced Air's Avatar
        Forced Air -
        Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by LostMarine Click here to enlarge
        I was thinking the same thing. I can only imagine what would have happened if I could have done a good 1st gr launch
        well several outcomes haha...10s or blown up expensive things Click here to enlarge
      1. LostMarine's Avatar
        LostMarine -
        Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Forced Air Click here to enlarge
        well several outcomes haha...10s or blown up expensive things Click here to enlarge
        oh you mean like trans Click here to enlarge
      1. Itsbrokeagain's Avatar
        Itsbrokeagain -
        So when are you bringin it by LM?
      1. LostMarine's Avatar
        LostMarine -
        lol, i was thinking maybe tuesday. I have to go to newark for another interview with the Air Marshals, but i dunno how long it will take, so im about to google it. maybe before, but also maybe after