Supercharger or twin turbo

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We do indeed have something in the works. 84Ford, myself, and a very popular builder out of Canada are working on something very special ;) For the record, I'm just the idiot paying for it and being the test...84Ford and Snoopy are doing all the technical stuff.

Given the space and fabrication necessary, we scrapped the turbo idea. Nowhere near as cost effective...perhaps triple on the low end.
 

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The unit is a 2000cc displacement blower and is extremely efficient. The intercooler is packaged on "top" and is an air-to-water intercooler utilizing four cores. It will have it's own separate cooling system and bumper mounted heat exchanger.

Target is 7 PSI, which should put us, conservatively around 520 HP at the engine.
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^^^what he said :D

This should prove to be a fun, interesting build. I'm very happy to be a part of it, and learn. There is a ton of knowledge and experience between the two parties involved to ensure this goes smoothly and correctly. I will likely leave all commentary to 84FordMan just to alleviate confusion...but it's an exciting time and I am extremely happy to have at least 'started' getting the ball rolling with DavidErle by sending our ECU's to BTR. The rest was inevitable. :)
 

DavidHanLee

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^^^what he said :D

This should prove to be a fun, interesting build. I'm very happy to be a part of it, and learn. There is a ton of knowledge and experience between the two parties involved to ensure this goes smoothly and correctly. I will likely leave all commentary to 84FordMan just to alleviate confusion...but it's an exciting time and I am extremely happy to have at least 'started' getting the ball rolling with DavidErle by sending our ECU's to BTR. The rest was inevitable. :)
You gents have made the community very happy.:grouphug:
 

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The unit is a 2000cc displacement blower and is extremely efficient. The intercooler is packaged on "top" and is an air-to-water intercooler utilizing four cores. It will have it's own separate cooling system and bumper mounted heat exchanger.

Target is 7 PSI, which should put us, conservatively around 520 HP at the engine.
That sounds awesome!! I love the (hopefully) conservative (and equally hopefully) realistic numbers. That should make for a very drivable car.
 

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Hi Guys, got excited when i read through this thread. Any new information since the last update in May 16?

Will the blower being developed also work on the 3.8?

Thanks and keep up the good work!
 

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Technically, you can turbo/supercharge any vehicle. It just costs money. The market for Hyundai V8s is very small, and smaller yet for expensive modifications such as long-tube headers and superchargers. If you proceed expect to become more involved than simply writing a check. You need to be knowledgeable enough to direct your installer, and monitor progress.
Specifically I would research Squires Turbo in Salt Lake City, UT. The founder, Rick Squires hatched the original concept of "remote turbos"; and then he sold the company. The buyer ran the company into the ground destroying good will, etc. Squires bought the assets out of bankruptcy and is doing business once again. Squires might be a good fit for your Hyundai.
Whatever, do not expect anyone to produce a turn-key kit.
Have fun.
 
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