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Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 02-07-2019, 12:14 PM
Replies: 921
Views: 32,997
Posted By tennisfreak
The Supra's direct (and target) competition (at...

The Supra's direct (and target) competition (at least stated by Toyota) is the Porsche Cayman.

Comparing it to that a Porsche 718 Cayman with a 2.0 turbocharged 4 banger making only 300hp with a...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 02-06-2019, 04:14 PM
Replies: 921
Views: 32,997
Posted By tennisfreak
I think you are jumping to conclusions. The...

I think you are jumping to conclusions.

The Supra will have the same engine and transmission as the car I am driving right now.

Even before I tuned my car it never felt like it needed more...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 02-06-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 921
Views: 32,997
Posted By tennisfreak
On the glass half full viewpoint: The engine...

On the glass half full viewpoint:

The engine is easily able to handle loads more power and since it is turbocharged you can add 40+ more hp for less than ~$400 with a simple boost module.

While...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 01-29-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 3,391
Views: 548,351
Posted By tennisfreak
Does anyone know what the specific model/revision...

Does anyone know what the specific model/revision of the B58 the m240i has?

Asking because many people, including myself, put tunes on them and run 400+hp with ease and reliability.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 01-20-2019, 10:50 AM
Replies: 921
Views: 32,997
Posted By tennisfreak
After seeing the new Supra objectively compared...

After seeing the new Supra objectively compared to some competition it doesn't really look that great.
Here is to hoping the driving experience blows us away.
...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 01-19-2019, 11:05 AM
Replies: 3,391
Views: 548,351
Posted By tennisfreak
I only color worth getting IMO is matte grey

I only color worth getting IMO is matte grey
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 01-18-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 921
Views: 32,997
Posted By tennisfreak
I find the irony of your post funny. Calling...

I find the irony of your post funny.

Calling BMW shitboxes while owning and driving a Chevrolet Camaro the least reliable model from a brand with shit reliability to begin with.

BMW is reliable...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 01-17-2019, 12:30 PM
Replies: 921
Views: 32,997
Posted By tennisfreak
Its a B58 there is no dipstick. Only way to...

Its a B58 there is no dipstick.

Only way to check the oil is via the computer.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 01-17-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 921
Views: 32,997
Posted By tennisfreak
Please show me proof of poor reliability on...

Please show me proof of poor reliability on current generation BMW's.

BMW did earn a poor reliability reputation for a while but has since rectified it in the last 5-10 years.

If you cannot...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 01-16-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 921
Views: 32,997
Posted By tennisfreak
See and I would skip the Porsche because its a 4...

See and I would skip the Porsche because its a 4 banger.

The ZF-8 is a great auto (in my current car) and when wanting manual mode I'm fine with paddle shifting.

Choosing a compromise I'd take...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 01-16-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 921
Views: 32,997
Posted By tennisfreak
Wait, its a bad thing to be close to a Civic Type...

Wait, its a bad thing to be close to a Civic Type R on the ring?

How about the fact that this car is faster than its target competition a Porsche Cayman S 718, a car which in its most basic...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 01-15-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 921
Views: 32,997
Posted By tennisfreak
Unless Toyota is doing something major with the...

Unless Toyota is doing something major with the tuning of the B58 engine it will have more than the rated horsepower from the factory.

M240i's have the B58 motor rated at the same HP/TQ as the new...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 01-14-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 921
Views: 32,997
Posted By tennisfreak
Being the current owner of a M240i the interior...

Being the current owner of a M240i the interior is 100% BMW.

The only piece that might be Toyota would be the seats.

The Supra is current gen BMW interior design with the Z4 is next gen BMW...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 01-08-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,079
Posted By tennisfreak
I vote BRZ if you have to buy brand new. ...

I vote BRZ if you have to buy brand new.

Dont get a Z, friend just bought one. Its horribly outdated with crap interior and electronics. Dealer support (in my area at least) is shady at best. ...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 07-31-2018, 12:23 PM
Replies: 3,391
Views: 548,351
Posted By tennisfreak
So people here are saying its incorrect...

So people here are saying its incorrect information being published that the 2019 Toyota Supra will use the B58B30 engine from BMW?
...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 07-20-2018, 02:40 PM
Replies: 3,391
Views: 548,351
Posted By tennisfreak
The B58 is a sweet engine. Zero turbo lag,...

The B58 is a sweet engine.

Zero turbo lag, easy to modify, and capable of handling much more power.
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 04-12-2018, 10:12 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 20,957
Posted By tennisfreak
Nissan is a sh!t company in general. They...

Nissan is a sh!t company in general.

They cheap out in so many areas yet charge the same or more than their competitors.

My son bought a G35 and I hate that thing. So many little areas where...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 04-05-2018, 09:29 AM
Replies: 3,391
Views: 548,351
Posted By tennisfreak
Cayman S is a fantastic car but the price on them...

Cayman S is a fantastic car but the price on them has just gone insane.
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 04-02-2018, 11:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,301
Posted By tennisfreak
I had the TRD intake on my FRS for a few years. ...

I had the TRD intake on my FRS for a few years.

Other than look cool and get rid of the stupid sound tube.....

it did absolutely D!CK

If you want to do anything with the intake get a drop in...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 03-12-2018, 04:40 PM
Replies: 3,391
Views: 548,351
Posted By tennisfreak
I've never made, nor supported, any claims of...

I've never made, nor supported, any claims of BMW's going over 200k miles without issue. Claims like that are utter nonsense.

BMW reliability issues were well deserved at one point but that was...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 03-12-2018, 11:17 AM
Replies: 3,391
Views: 548,351
Posted By tennisfreak
Your first video was a owner of an N55 engine. ...

Your first video was a owner of an N55 engine.
The second video is literally the only B58 water pump issue on YouTube and it was a bad seal.

B58 is an updated design from the N55 engine which...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 03-10-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 3,391
Views: 548,351
Posted By tennisfreak
Did you even watch the video? :sigh: I...

Did you even watch the video? :sigh:

I suggest you watch the freaking video gunther.

:lol:
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 03-09-2018, 12:35 PM
Replies: 3,391
Views: 548,351
Posted By tennisfreak
I'm loving my M240i so far. Its a beast! ...

I'm loving my M240i so far. Its a beast!
Already put a M Peformance exhaust and Dinan stage 1 tune on it and rocking over 400hp!

It may not be as light as a twin but its small size still keeps...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 03-06-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 3,391
Views: 548,351
Posted By tennisfreak
FYI the "turbo" Camaro sux ballz and if you get a...

FYI the "turbo" Camaro sux ballz and if you get a the SS the weight jumps to over 3650lbs and you are looking at $37k plus.

The 6 turbo Supra, if it has a BMW sourced motor, will be the B58 since...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 02-25-2018, 09:54 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 20,699
Posted By tennisfreak
I'm pretty sure you are dead wrong. There is...

I'm pretty sure you are dead wrong.

There is a decent chance it will have the B58 inline turbo 6 the current m240i has in it.

Other than that its a new platform that is shared with the z4/5
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 02-16-2018, 10:33 AM
Replies: 3,391
Views: 548,351
Posted By tennisfreak
I wonder if this platform will have the new B58...

I wonder if this platform will have the new B58 3.0L inline 6 turbo from BMW in it?


This engine is smooth as butter and capable of great numbers.
Its currently in the m240i which makes 335hp...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 02-15-2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 3,391
Views: 548,351
Posted By tennisfreak
First run while they are still rare and...

First run while they are still rare and eye-catching on the roads :)
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 02-15-2018, 10:43 AM
Replies: 3,391
Views: 548,351
Posted By tennisfreak
I dont care what the final HP numbers are, this...

I dont care what the final HP numbers are, this car is a bucket list item for me.

Getting one guaranteed!
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 02-13-2018, 06:03 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,519
Posted By tennisfreak
The Corvette is nearly 3600lbs which is ~800 more...

The Corvette is nearly 3600lbs which is ~800 more than a twin.

I owned a Corvette and while it was a great car I personally had more fun in my twin and enjoyed it more as a daily driver.

Less...
Forum: Software Tuning 02-13-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,967
Posted By tennisfreak
A. I said header and OFT. B. You guys are...

A. I said header and OFT.
B. You guys are talking about full exhausts not just a header
C. You only get big gains with e85, not pump gas

Add those things together and you are in way more than 1k...
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