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Old 09 May 2010, 13:30   #21
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it's a difficult one as toyota who make the blocks are stopping production of the 6 cylinder, not sure what yanmar are going to do as that is the same block, you never know though
the story on the grapevine is that yanmar have signed a deal to take toyotas new 4.5 litre
V8 as used in the new 286hp landcruiser,expected to make 350 hp "ish" marinised.
I wonder what drive can take that power
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the story on the grapevine is that yanmar have signed a deal to take toyotas new 4.5 litre
V8 as used in the new 286hp landcruiser,expected to make 350 hp "ish" marinised.
I wonder what drive can take that power
cummins use a merc leg with there 350hp package, yanmar will probaly do the same, they have an NXT leg that will take 500hp but it's well dear and i don't know if they will sell it on it's own
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