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  Brabham BT11 Climax
 

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Country of origin:Great Britain
Produced in:1964
Numbers built:5
Designed by:Ron Tauranac for Motor Racing Developments
Predecessor:Brabham BT7 Climax
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:April 10, 2008
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Engine
Configuration Coventry Climax FWMV Mk 4 90º V8
Location Mid, longitudinally mounted
Construction aluminium alloy block and head
Displacement 1,496 cc / 91.3 cu in
Bore / Stroke 72.4 mm (2.9 in) / 45.4 mm (1.8 in)
Compression 12.0:1
Valvetrain 2 valves / cylinder, DOHC
Fuel feed Lucas Fuel Injection
Lubrication Dry sump
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated
Power 200 bhp / 149 KW @ 9,750 rpm
Torque 159 Nm / 117 ft lbs @ 8,000 rpm
BHP/Liter 134 bhp / liter

Drivetrain
Chassis multi-tubular spaceframe
Front suspension double wishbones, coil springs over dampers, anti-roll bar
Rear suspension lower wishbones, upper link, twin parallel radius arms, coil springs over dampers, anti-roll bar
Steering rack-and-pinion
Brakes Girling discs, all-round
Gearbox Hewland HD 5 speed Manual
Drive Rear wheel drive

Dimensions
Weight 460 kilo / 1,014 lbs
Wheelbase / Track (fr/r) 2,311 mm (91 in) / 1,422 mm (56 in) / 1,422 mm (56 in)

Performance figures
Power to weight 0.43 bhp / kg

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