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How Much Horsepower Does a Turbocharger Add?

May 24, 2022 8:02 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Lots of folks ask whether a car that is sold as a turbo model or “turbocharged” is really just a marketing gimmick to sell a more expensive car. The answer in response is a bit of both. While a turbocharger can definitely make a car drive and perform faster, especially when the throttle is applied, it also comes with a lot of headaches that can be directly related to the driver and how he or she drives. Not used correctly, a turbocharger can actually decrease a vehicle’s horsepower and drain a bank account with a lot of related car repairs!... View Article