Cars

Formula Le Mans

Formula Le Mans

In 2011 we competed in the Formula Le Mans category of the International Le Mans Series with drivers John Hartshorne, Steve Keating and Phil Keen.

Engine

  • 6200 cc V8 GM base
  • Power output: 430 bhp
  • Torque: 630 Nm
  • Max. Revs: 6000 rpm
  • Lubrication: dry sump
  • Engine electronic control unit : Marelli

Transmission

  • Supplier : Xtrac
  • Type : Six-speed sequential
  • Gear change : steering wheel-mounted paddles
  • Speeds : 6 + rear

Chassis

  • Monocoque Carbonfibre & Honeycomb
  • Length : 4.461 mm
  • Width : 1.990 mm
  • Eight : 1.021 mm
  • Front track : 1.647 mm
  • Rear track : 1.609 mm
  • Wheelbase : 2.870 mm
  • Weight : about 900 kg

Brakes

  • Ventilated carbon discs
  • Monobloc callipers
  • Front discs : 380 mm x 37 mm
  • Front caliper : 28 30 38
  • Front pads : 31.5 mm
  • Rear discs : 355 mm x 37
  • Front caliper : 28 30 38
  • Rear pads : 31.5 mm

Suspension

  • Double steel wisbones with pushrod
  • Rocker arms driving spring damper units

Wheels

  • Front : 30/65 18
  • Rear : 31/71 18

Bodywork

  • Carbon Kevlar Light lamination

Safety equipment

  • Six-point harness adapted for hans system
  • Safety rubber fuel tank