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Old 02-25-2008, 06:02 PM   #1
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New Engine by GM

there is a new engine being engineered by gm want to know if anybody has information...
this engine is an 8 cyl. with active fuel management and
"CONTINOUSLY" VARIABLE VALVE TIMING
DOHC and is around 5.5 - 6.4 liters
this engine is not currently in production and is a genV motor

Any info?
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Old 02-25-2008, 06:30 PM   #2
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There are some tidbits of what you describe in here somewhere. GM has some patents on an engine of similar description.
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Old 02-25-2008, 08:05 PM   #3
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i know... but the one im taking about is an all new engine and im pretty sure its around 5.4-5.8 liters and makes over 440 hp at the crank and is N/A
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Old 02-25-2008, 08:59 PM   #4
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How old are those information??? Because there was talk about DOHC V8 from GM but all this was before GM pull the plug on Ultra V8 (whih suppoosedly had DI, VVT etc) and said they wont invest in gasoline DOHC V8... instead they will continue to develop CIB pushrod V8 engines.
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+1. From the latest rumors it seems there is only going to be the good 'ole reliable OHV for GM
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Old 02-29-2008, 10:40 AM   #6
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+2 Ive heard the same thing. GM is'nt gonna invest in dohc
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Anyone remember the movie Shrek with Pinnochio???)^^^^^^
hahahahahahahahhhhhaaaaaaaa and then that little porker tells the evil prince where he is hahahahhhhahahaha he is where i not know he is not... lmao
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i wish GM would just come out and tell us what they are doing. and i hope it is something simlpe like in the past as far as the engine line up goes... possibly LS3 as base V8 with 450 hp and then the Top Dog with the LS9 making 625!!!! tha'd be SICK!!! but i really want the base V8 to be the LS3 so i can afford it, i want that motor so bad!!!!
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motor trend this month said something about the camaro... hold on let me look it up...
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