Originally Posted by Sticky
Good question (I know, redundant), though I'd suggest the International Performance Engine of the Year Award is essentially the defacto HOF.
So M156 was not a first balloter - let's say in 2008, but got it the next 2 years in a row. And far as I'm concerned, the Ferarri 4.3 or 4.7 that replaced it aint better. Seriously: Imagine revving M156 to 8,000-8,500 like - if not mistaken - BMW, Audi, and Honda have in the last couple/few years. TRANSLATION: It could be tuned even nastier than the last SLS tune to 622 HP, in my humble, non-gear head opinion.
But to be clear, let me not act like it was an original thought of mine.
It actually was suggested by Motor Trend's Angus Mackenzie in the RS5 vs. C63 507 comparo in the latest issue...........which you gave us a preview of not long ago, and I pursposely didn't read. "