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New 1.5l Engine Has 400 Hp And Can Fit In Your Backpack!

Discussion in 'Elio Drivetrain' started by John Higgins, Aug 10, 2016.

  1. John Higgins

    John Higgins Elio Aficionado

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    Nissan’s New 1.5L Engine Has 400 HP And Can Fit In Your Backpack! I am thinking this would be sweet to be able to be an add on to my Elio. click on the link for details.

    http://ridingmode.com/nissans-new-1-5l-engine/

    Enjoy

    John
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    slinches Elio Addict

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    That's cool, but I doubt there will be many replacing their IAV designed I-3s. That thing probably costs as much as a whole fleet of Elios
     
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    John Higgins Elio Aficionado

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    LOL!

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    wizard of ahs Elio Addict

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    Yea, and I'm sure it's NO where near the 84 MPG mark :p
     
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    Sethodine Elio Addict

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    Sleeper Elio?
     
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  6. John Higgins

    John Higgins Elio Aficionado

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    It would be fun!

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    WilliamH Elio Addict

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    No offense, but that thing has been around for over a year.
     
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    Not to mention the frame mods and other changes one would need to make to handle that much power in the Elio.
     
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    Put it in a racing lawn mower.
    But if you put it in just a regular mower, you could cut an acre in about 15 minutes. :D
    Just watch out for the grooves from the tires after :eek:
     
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    John Wayland of "White Zombie" fame, (Electric dragster), has a lawn mower (Electric) that has a 50Hp electric motor in it.
     
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