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IMO, they could've done a lot more with the forte SX. Seeing all of hyundai's other engines they could've beefed up the performance a bit. At least to the sub 15s range, and they could've done with a better rear suspension and ride height. It's still a decent platform to start on, and it's only a matter of time till we see 300hp fortes.
 

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this brings up something I was wondering that Gripp could hopefully answer: is there a way to convert our cars to GDI, like possibly with different injectors and tuning?
it would be nice to be making 175 n/a lol
 

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this brings up something I was wondering that Gripp could hopefully answer: is there a way to convert our cars to GDI, like possibly with different injectors and tuning?
it would be nice to be making 175 n/a lol
its the way its integrated into the head, then there is a high pressure pump, & compression is higher something like 11.3:1:)

Also the "new Theta II" 2.4L GDI engine is a derivative of the Theta with major upgrades in technology and architecture. It features a unique block (lighter than previous), valvetrain, front end accessory drive (FEAD), intake manifold, pistons (domed), rods, crankshaft (lighter than previous), variable induction system and catalyst.
 

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The Gas Direct Injection in the Sonata would be nice to see in the future, a 200 HP Forte could be a good performance car with the right suspension and its already light weight.
 

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its the way its integrated into the head, then there is a high pressure pump, & compression is higher something like 11.3:1:)

Also the "new Theta II" 2.4L GDI engine is a derivative of the Theta with major upgrades in technology and architecture. It features a unique block (lighter than previous), valvetrain, front end accessory drive (FEAD), intake manifold, pistons (domed), rods, crankshaft (lighter than previous), variable induction system and catalyst.
aww mannn
i was afraid it'd be something like that, couldn't be too easy lol
 
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