Re: [DML] Limits of stock transmission
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Re: [DML] Limits of stock transmission

Are you sure he wasn't talking about the auto trans?

I can tell you that 300ft-lbs and over 300hp is way too much in a 
DeLorean, IMO

I don't know what power Legend managed to extract from a 2.8 odd-fire 
but I -can- tell you that the Venturi 260 pushed 260hp and 298ft-lbs of 
torque.... and the transmission in this one, currently at my workshop, 
is perfectly okay after 80,000 miles :-)


Marc Levy wrote:

> While I agree that alignment is a significant factor,
> The presentations Fred has made to the DMA over the
> years, he has said the stock trans was the limiting
> factor in the Legend project. There were plans to
> find an alternate transmission and offer an even
> higher performance package ("Type S") using a
> higher-boost Legend Twin Turbo engine.
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