Off-topic Public Group active 1 day, 22 hours ago The place for off-topic discussion Group Admins Group Mods HomeForumMembers 544 The new TC2000 V8 engine This topic contains 3 replies, has 2 voices, and was last updated by Fer no.65 5 years, 2 months ago. Viewing 4 posts - 1 through 4 (of 4 total) Author Posts 24th November 2011, 16:06 at 4:06 pm #130517 Fer no.65Participant http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HzL01o9O4Kg they just started testing the new V8 engine on a Fiat Linea (this one: http://www.powerby.com.ar/images/Lopez_aventin_fiat_tc2000_200km_110821_2.jpg). It’s the same V8 they use on the Radical prototypes. It revs up to 11000 rpm and develops 430hp… and the cars will still be front wheel drive. A couple of engineers from England arrived to Argentina yesterday to work on the engine maps and the exhausts, which are not definitive yet. TC2000 will introduce this engines next year, along with paddle shifts like in F1. But just listen to the sound! 25th November 2011, 6:22 at 6:22 am #185168 DaveParticipant That engine sounds epic! Those cars remind me of the Aussie Racing Cars. http://www.speedcafe.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/perkins-344×209.jpg Although the Aussie Racing Cars run 1.2L 4 cylinder bike engines which don’t quite sound that good… 26th November 2011, 11:11 at 11:11 am #185169 Fer no.65Participant http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qG_Qd2-F3pA More about the new engine and its sound (second half of the video). This time from the outside. 30th November 2011, 16:06 at 4:06 pm #185170 Fer no.65Participant HOOOOOOOOOOOOOOLY! thats a mean sound!!! Author Posts Viewing 4 posts - 1 through 4 (of 4 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.