Originally Posted by Anorak
I did a brief search comparing the BMW S54 with the LS1 and the weights appear close. With two fewer cylinders in line, the V-8 might have a slight advantage. Maybe room for a Nelson Racing twin turbo crate motor. 900 hp on pump gas, 1100 on race gas.
Yeah in reading through the build thread - 2400 lbs or so after extensive weight reduction, 57% or so on the front. I don't know what it was stock but that does not seem horrible.
Lots of old Hondas, 2 Yamahas, 2 Kawi's.
klp screwed with this post 02-12-2013 at 01:35 PM