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      01-31-2012, 09:24 AM   #2
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Originally Posted by thehank View Post
Cant list the source....

INLINE 6 cylinder with 3 turbos, 1 of them being electric.

NO ... an electric Turbo doesn´t exist , this people are misunderstandig the BMW patent. In this patent the E-Motor drives the Turbosystem directly and not by air like an electric supercharger !!!

There are only two alternatives:

- I6 with 1 greater TwinScroll and "eTurbo" - could perhaps be quoted as TriTurbo by BMW terms.

- I6 with 2 TwinScrolls and "eTurbo" - quoted as Biturbo or perhaps OuadTurbo.

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