Re: [DML] DeLorean Product Review - Don's Crazy Cams and Hervey's Header
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Re: [DML] DeLorean Product Review - Don's Crazy Cams and Hervey's Headers



A standard DeLorean was dynoed in the UK at 85hp at the wheels.

UN1 transmissions have been dynoed many times and they consistently show 
a drag of 40-45hp

I'm still sceptical about the claims attached to Don's cams as nobody 
has yet produced a dyno plot from an engine using them. 60hp JUST from 
the cams & stock exhaust is wishful thinking. Maybe close with 
port&polish and a free-flow, but you really need to raise compression too

Martin


captain_hydrogen wrote:
>
> * It did not feel like 210 HP, but the math** worked out that way. It
> felt more like 170 HP, but my sense of power may be off. Only the dyno
> knows!
>
> ** 100/130 = 162/x, x = 210.6 HP, Renault R30 UN1 gearbox has
> approximately 23% parasitic loss.




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