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BMW M4 MotoGP Safety Car With Water Injection Technology

The BMW M4 used as MotoGP Safety Car is running with water injection technology to increase its power up to 8 percent. With the new technology, it enable BMW to reduce fuel consumption and decrease its carbon emission since the engine consume as much water as it use the fuel.

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Water injection technology is not new to racing cars which powered by turbocharger or supercharger. The technology used to control its detonation problem for their turbocharged engine. A mist of water being spray in between the intercooler and the engine and able to produce more power since the engine are being cold perfectly.

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It will take time for BMW to implement this technology in mass produce market but at least when it is ready, we are able to get a powerful car with a better fuel consumption.

 

(Via TopSpeed)

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