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    possibly the sickest engine/tran package for an SLC ??

    @gt40fran Mercedes Benz is installing these engines in their cars transversely. What if we installed the engine/transmission combination into the SL-C transversely as well? Would there be weight and balance concerns? Any other concerns? Of course, it would need to fit.
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    possibly the sickest engine/tran package for an SLC ??

    Here is more information on the 418-horsepower,, 2-liter 4-cylinder from Mercedes Benz. Text is here, link is at the bottom. "Road & Track How Mercedes-AMG Made the Most Powerful Production Four-Cylinder Ever "The 2.0-liter M 139 engine cranks out 416 horses and 369 lb-ft, thanks to some...
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    possibly the sickest engine/tran package for an SLC ??

    A New engine from Cadillac: the Blackwing. Cadillac Blackwing Engine "The Cadillac Blackwing engine is an internal combustion engine developed by General Motors for Cadillac luxury automobiles. http://gmauthority.com/blog/gm/cadillac/cadillac-engines/cadillac-blackwing-engine/ "The current...
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    Flat Plane Crank Engine

    Okay, here is the flat-plane GM V8 everyone craves. :-) https://www.roadandtrack.com/car-culture/a23477496/flat-plane-crank-corvette-z06-ls7-sound/
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    possibly the sickest engine/tran package for an SLC ??

    New 610 HP 2.0 liter Audi 4-cylinder Engine " . . . . the challenge is to extract the maximum from the available fuel through high compression and very good efficiency. In the DTM, the amount of fuel is limited to 95 kilograms per hour. “That may sound like a lot but, in view of more than 610...
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    possibly the sickest engine/tran package for an SLC ??

    AMG has a new straight 6 engine that is turbocharged and supercharged. 435 horsepower, light, smaller than a V8. https://www.pistonheads.com/road-tests/mercedes/mercedes-amg-cls-53-driven/38748 Mercedes' new straight-six 3.0-litre engine and comes supported by two forms of forced induction...
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    possibly the sickest engine/tran package for an SLC ??

    More information on the Aston Martin Valkyrie engine. https://uk.motor1.com/news/297279/aston-martin-valkyrie-engine-revealed/ Sorry about the previous links: they were just photos.
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    possibly the sickest engine/tran package for an SLC ??

    A new Aston Martin entrant for the title: the engine for the new Valkyrie.
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    Mid-Engine Corvette help for SLC?

    Road & Track magazine has pointed out a new way GM has for cooling its mid-engine Corvette: an "engine hood". The article says, "The application explains that that this hatch cover–described as an engine hood–can combine a back glass panel with a supportive frame that can enable improved...
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    CamT's build thread

    Cam, could you tell us what kind of carbon fiber you use? T800? T1000? M46J? Something else? Thanks!
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    possibly the sickest engine/tran package for an SLC ??

    Another contrarian view: the crossplane-cranked Ford V-8: The Mustang GT’s V8 Is the Most Under-Appreciated Engine Out Right Now
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    possibly the sickest engine/tran package for an SLC ??

    Another calm, rational, logical reason to fit a BMW V-10 in an SL-C. This V10-Swapped BMW E46 M3 Sounds Like an F1 Car
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    Soon there will be one more SLC in Houston.

    This is deleted because someone earlier gave us the reason for the fire suppression usage.
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    ReinCarNation Magazine photo contest

    Voted! And it is the best photo.
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    possibly the sickest engine/tran package for an SLC ??

    Aston Martin Vantage V8 2018 Aston Martin Vantage review - Vantage leaves an impressive first impression | Evo Listen to this! "It seems that almost the first thing anyone says about the new Vantage (after ‘that’s quite a large grille’) is something to do with it having a Mercedes engine...
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    Underbody coatings

    So how much weight do these underbody coatings add to the car? Thanks!
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    rear view Camera

    Would you like me to ask Mr. Glickenhaus?
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    My drivetrain choice...

    Great! Are you planning to use the SL-C mainly on the track, or the road? How does your 4G63T respond? Does it make power mainly up high, or is it usable across the revband? Any ideas as to how to cool everything off (intake air as well as the engine) in your sleek and small SL-C? I thought...
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    rear view Camera

    Jim Glickenhaus has a nice setup with his cameras substituting for rear-view mirrors. The image is below. Mr. Glickenhaus is a manufacturer and is on this forum: you could ask him about it! :-)
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