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  March 701 Cosworth
 

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Country of origin:Great Britain
Produced in:1970
Numbers built:11
Designed by:Robin Herd for March
Successor:March 711 Cosworth
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:June 08, 2012
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Engine
Configuration Ford Cosworth DFV 90º V8
Location Mid, longitudinally mounted
Weight 168 kilo / 370.4 lbs
Construction aluminium block and head
Displacement 2,993 cc / 182.6 cu in
Bore / Stroke 85.7 mm (3.4 in) / 64.8 mm (2.6 in)
Compression 11.5:1
Valvetrain 4 valves / cylinder, DOHC
Camshaft Gear driven
Fuel feed Lucas Fuel Injection
Lubrication Dry sump
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated
Power 430 bhp / 321 KW @ 10,000 rpm
Red Line 10,200 rpm
BHP/Liter 144 bhp / liter

Drivetrain
Chassis aluminium monocoque with fully stressed engine
Front suspension double wishbones, coil springs over dampers
Rear suspension upper and lower rocker arms, twin radius arms, coil springs over dampers
Steering rack-and-pinion
Brakes ventilated discs, all-round, rear inboard
Gearbox Hewland DG 300 5 speed Manual
Drive Rear wheel drive

Dimensions
Weight 565 kilo / 1,246 lbs
Wheelbase / Track (fr/r) 2,362 mm (93 in) / 1,524 mm (60 in) / 1,524 mm (60 in)

Performance figures
Power to weight 0.76 bhp / kg

Race history
Major wins
1970 Spanish Grand Prix (Jackie Stewart in 701/2)

Resources
Suggested reading
  • March, The Rise and Fall of a Motor Racing Legend, by Mike Lawrence
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