Category Archives: BMW F8X M2C/M3/M4 Performance Air-to-Water Intercooler, 2015-2020

Powering Perfection – Performance Air-to-Water Intercooler R&D – Concept, Design, and Production Sample

The future is all about downsizing technology. We’ve all heard the familiar anecdote that our smartphones have more processing power than the computers that aided the Apollo missions. From computers and cameras all the way to something like cars, smaller has been the way. Why not downsize the intercoolers too, right? That was BMW’s plan by incorporating an air-to-water intercooler on the S55-powered M3 and M4. In a world of monstrous fin surface areas, BMW is focused on condensing. Let’s see just how they were able to pack all that cooling power into such a small core. … Continue Reading ››