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Mar 2, 2:48pm - #115796 
15000 rpm?

Ok in gran turismo 3 the spoon civic's engine goes to about 15k rpm or so. Is that just game misinformation or do spoon engines really stand up to that. If so dooes anyone make a 2zz that will take somthing like that. Hell I would settle for 10k.

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Mar 2, 2:49pm - #115797 
buy a hayabusa

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Mar 2, 3:03pm - #115798 
No silly I want to live, not die in a 180 mph fireball. I do not have the willpower to have a crotch rocket.

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Mar 2, 3:13pm - #115799 
indy cars rev up that high... but they also need to rebuild their engines every week...

get the point i'm tryin to make.


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Mar 2, 3:25pm - #115800 
nope, that would be pretty cool only if you wanted to live to see tomorrow, lol

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Mar 2, 3:30pm - #115801 
valve springs and retainers with help you get a higher redline...but not that high rofl


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Mar 2, 3:46pm - #115802 
Originally Posted by QuickChick03gt
valve springs and retainers with help you get a higher redline...but not that high rofl
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Mar 2, 5:55pm - #115803 
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
buy a hayabusa


hayabusa's only rev to 12k

a gsxr600, yzf r6, zx6r and rr, and cbr 600rr all rev past 15k.

my gsxr 750 only revs to 13,200


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Mar 2, 6:18pm - #115804 
my bro has got a 01 gsxr and it does rev to 15 i just checked downstairs lol. gts' are 7,800 and that i think is pretty damn good


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Mar 2, 7:09pm - #115805 
the bigger the bore, the higher teh redline


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Mar 2, 7:59pm - #115806 
If you get a good valve, spring and retainer set, such as the trial or brash boy kits, or even the kit from monkeywrench racing, with all other internals stock, you can redline at 10K safely, the lift range from 6K to 9k can also be sustained longer, well beyond what the factory valvetrain can handle.

also remember this, sport bike engines have way less displacement, and much lighter internals, they can easily rev much harder than a car engine; ther's less stress on the valvetrain, and it's designed a lot differently.

Rotary engines can also rev high (some get wankel rotaries to rev as high as 12K!!!) this is because there are less internals to break, and they operate on a totally different principle than a piston-based engine.

But believe this, the 2zz was made to be revved hard, with a valve upgrade, you can realize it's true potential.

BTW, one more thing, some race-built spoon motors can achieve 15K, but not sustained, the sustained rev limit is about 10-12K. anything beyond that is for limited use (like hitting lift hard in a stock celica).


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Mar 2, 9:10pm - #115807 
Originally Posted by glitch
the bigger the bore, the higher teh redline


More like the shorter the stroke, the higher the redline

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Mar 2, 9:48pm - #115808 
Originally Posted by shabu
Originally Posted by glitch
the bigger the bore, the higher teh redline


More like the shorter the stroke, the higher the redline


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Mar 3, 4:54am - #115809 
Originally Posted by round2gts
my bro has got a 01 gsxr and it does rev to 15 i just checked downstairs lol. gts' are 7,800 and that i think is pretty damn good


a 600, yes


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Mar 3, 7:39am - #115810 
Originally Posted by shabu
Originally Posted by glitch
the bigger the bore, the higher teh redline


More like the shorter the stroke, the higher the redline

beat me to it lol smaller the displacement look at v8s there lucky to get over likr 6 k my jetta vr6 redlined at 6.3 and it was screamin then


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Mar 3, 8:24am - #115811 
if you wanna rev high get a rotary.. stock the rx-8's can rev 9500 rpms.

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