3 Valves per Cylinder. How does it work? - Page 2 - Mercedes-Benz Forum

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #11 of 12 (permalink) Old 07-16-2006, 07:34 PM
BenzWorld Elite
 
MarcusF's Avatar
 
Date registered: Apr 2005
Vehicle: 2002 CLK430
Location: Southern California
Posts: 1,681
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Quoted: 3 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Musikmann
Thank you for the very informed response.

Could you please tell us how we can find your website?

Thanks,

M
Just click the attached photo in the signature area of this post. The Engine, transmission, chassis, and other "detail" areas contain most of the specifics.
MarcusF is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #12 of 12 (permalink) Old 07-17-2006, 05:35 AM Thread Starter
BenzWorld Elite
 
lnguyenh's Avatar
 
Date registered: Jan 2004
Vehicle: SL500, CL55, E350, E320
Location: Northern VA, USA
Posts: 3,209
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 4 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
Quote:
Originally Posted by MarcusF
The newest generation of Mercedes-Benz V8s is internally called the M273. Mercedes-Benz went in this direction because “this” four valve per cylinder design is better than the three valve per cylinder M113 it replaces. In the same way the M113 V8 surpassed the M119, the M273 V8 is more powerful, has better fuel economy, and produces lower emissions. The M273 based 550 produces 26% more HP and 15% more torque than the five liter M113 it replaces. Sticking with the theme of looking at numbers over a range, my M113 based 430 produces 295 lb-ft of torque between 3000 and 4400 RPM. This new M273 based 550 has over 290 lb-ft of torque available at 1000 RPM.

The “best” engine design is a moving target. Fortunately, the engineers at Mercedes Benz are chasing that target.
Awesome. Thanks.
lnguyenh is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > General Mercedes-Benz Forums > General Mercedes-Benz

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Mercedes-Benz Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 

Title goes here

close
video goes here
description goes here. Read Full Story
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome