February 18, 2010

On Cam!

Are you petrolhead enough to watch the whole 3 minutes and find out what it looks like at 14K rpm?

A peek inside the 2009 BMW S1000 RR Superbike.

(BMW Motorrad USA)

"...Cams act on Formula 1-style finger followers, which in turn lever the titanium valves open. Benefits are 50 percent less weight, faster valve acceleration and more lift in less space..." read more here

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