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    New Spyphotos of the F10 M5

    Oooohhhh, wow, they changed the wheels on it, exciting:

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    I hate that website, fixed, refresh.

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    I cant wait for this engine to start getting tuned. Its going to be a monster
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by FR305 Click here to enlarge
    I cant wait for this engine to start getting tuned. Its going to be a monster
    Yep, read this: http://www.bimmerboost.com/showthrea...e-common-place

    My next car is definitely going to be a BMW with one of these TT V8 motors.

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    They must be economy testing cause the guy in the second last picture has fallen asleep and the driver in the last is hitting a big yawn hehe.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    Yep, read this: http://www.bimmerboost.com/showthrea...e-common-place

    My next car is definitely going to be a BMW with one of these TT V8 motors.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by FR305 Click here to enlarge
    I cant wait for this engine to start getting tuned. Its going to be a monster
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    Yep, read this: http://www.bimmerboost.com/showthrea...e-common-place

    My next car is definitely going to be a BMW with one of these TT V8 motors.
    Yeah but what about the new 5.5L twin turbo from AMG. I mean aren't they already ahead of the game? That powerplant will trickle down the entire AMG line. Meaning the much lighter C63 will get it, including C-class coupe coming next year.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by M3_WC Click here to enlarge
    Yeah but what about the new 5.5L twin turbo from AMG. I mean aren't they already ahead of the game? That powerplant will trickle down the entire AMG line. Meaning the much lighter C63 will get it, including C-class coupe coming next year.
    Well, no telling if AMG will switch to DCT for everything so BMW has a one up there. Plus, BMW using top mount turbos in the valley is just... freaking awesome. The BMW motor is a better design in my opinion and unlike anything else out there. 4.4 vs. 5.5 really isn't a big deal especially considering BMW's are usually lighter.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    Well, no telling if AMG will switch to DCT for everything so BMW has a one up there. Plus, BMW using top mount turbos in the valley is just... freaking awesome. The BMW motor is a better design in my opinion and unlike anything else out there. 4.4 vs. 5.5 really isn't a big deal especially considering BMW's are usually lighter.
    Looks like they are going to the Speedshift MCT, which replaces the torque converter with a wet start-off clutch. An improvement over there current autos.

    http://www.emercedesbenz.com/Nov08/1...New_Award.html

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by M3_WC Click here to enlarge
    Looks like they are going to the Speedshift MCT, which replaces the torque converter with a wet start-off clutch. An improvement over there current autos.

    http://www.emercedesbenz.com/Nov08/1...New_Award.html
    Definitely the right move.

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    Here are a couple shots of underneath the hood, not the best pics:

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    Also spotted in white

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    The rims are pretty interesting.

    This car is coming together great.

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    Going to be a beast indeed.

    I had the opportunity to work for Benz for a short time and let me tell you, the old SOHC supercharged engines were the best thing that came out of MB. Everything else they make sucks. Not friendly to the hands at all to work on, electrical problems out the ass, waterleaks (in ALL model lines) cam position sensors failing left and right.

    Not to mention the engines themselves are well...ugly if I can describe how good an engine looks.

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