FWD, RWD, AWD considerations

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FWD, RWD, AWD considerations

Post by Richo » Mon, 31 Dec 2012, 04:45

The BMW E30 have a 3.9 with IRS.

Toyota sorer 3.9 on flea-bay Item number: 380532654056
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Post by jonescg » Tue, 01 Jan 2013, 23:17

That Toyota diff looks ideal. 110 km/h at 4000 rpm, ~137 km/h at top speed. It's even got things I can use to mount it to the wishbone of the car. Probably worth using the existing engine mounts wherever possible too. Rubber bushes are important for these applications Image
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