3s-ge BEAMS VVT-i "Red Top"
After so many questions about this rare engine, i deside to make this simple page
"If engine could be beatiful, this would be the one!"
This 3s-ge BEAMS VVT-i "Red Top" version is generation 4 of 3s-ge and was available in few models sold only in Japan - Toyota MR2 G and G-limited, Celica ST202 SS-II and SS-III and Caldina.
This 2.0-liter 3S-GE BEAMS engine with VVT-i( Variable Valve Timing-intelligent ) produce 200 horsepower and 21.0kg-m of torque.
The production in MR2 wasn´t more than 1000.
Turbo'd Beams VVT-i 3SGE was used in TTE FIA WRC Corolla, but 80 % parts of engine was modified.
There was also "Black Top" version with dual VVT-i which produce 210ps/7600 rpm, this engine was in Altezza.
This engine is used in Japan in Formula 3!
BEAMS = Breakthrough Engine with Advanced Mechanism System
VVT-i = Variable Valve Timing - intelligent
Inside diameter x process (mm×mm) = 86.0×86.0
Aerodynamic volume displacement (cc) = 1998
Compression ratio = 11
The highest output (ps/rpm) = 200/7,000
Largest torque (kg-m/rpm) = 21.0/6,000
Speed change ratio
1st gear = 3.285
2nd gear = 1.960
3rd gear = 1.322
4th gear = 1.028
5th speed = 0.820
Retreat = 3.153
Deceleration ratio = 4.176