Originally Posted by christiangoodwyn
What is the difference of the engine having an inline 6 than a v6 anyway? I'm quite curious on this one since, I've been looking to the engine's displacement thinking it the bigger the engine the better it performs in terms of power.
V6 in general is a more compact engine(with the same displacement), shorter.
An I6 is a smoother running engine. But longer. Simply put.
BMW has been a I6 engine builer for decades now.Lots of experience. So why not stick with an I6?