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Ninjaman
07-05-2005, 01:04 PM
http://auto.howstuffworks.com/quasiturbine.htm

I knew about wankel used in mazdas. This one surprised me.

Ninjaman
07-05-2005, 01:19 PM
Here is some video . Gokart with quasi. Pretty cool.

Quasiturbine.com has more stuff if interested.

http://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=fr&u=http://quasiturbine.promci.qc.ca/QTVideoTQS/QT-TQS.htm&prev=/search%3Fq%3Dgo-kart%2B%2B%2BQuasiturbine%26hl%3Den%26lr%3D%26c2coff%3D1%26sa%3DG

HC_Chief
07-05-2005, 01:28 PM
Cool stuff!

HemiEd
07-05-2005, 01:32 PM
Interesting stuff. I fail to see the advantage, it would be prone to compression loss from carbon IMO. Give me a V8 and I am happy.

Ninjaman
07-05-2005, 03:06 PM
doesn't need to push around more mass.