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Country of origin:Germany
Produced in:1998
Numbers built:2
Designed by:Ross Brawn and Tony Dowe for TWR
Predecessor:Porsche TWR WSC95
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:December 09, 2015
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Configuration B6
Location Mid, longitudinally mounted
Construction aluminium alloy block and head
Displacement 3,196 cc / 195 cu in
Bore / Stroke 95.5 mm (3.8 in) / 74.4 mm (2.9 in)
Valvetrain 4 valves / cylinder, DOHC
Fuel feed Fuel Injection
Lubrication Dry sump
Aspiration Twin KKK Turbos
Power 540 bhp / 403 kW @ 7,200 rpm
BHP/Liter 169 bhp / liter

Body carbon-fibre composite and Kevlar
Chassis carbon-fibre composite and aluminium honeycomb monocoque
Front suspension double wishbones, push-rod actuated torsion bar springs and dampers, anti-roll bar
Rear suspension double wishbones, push-rod actuated coil springs and dampers
Steering rack-and-pinion
Brakes (fr/r) Brembo ventilated carbon ceramic discs
Gearbox Porsche / TWR 6 speed Sequential
Drive Rear wheel drive

Weight 890 kilo / 1,962 lbs
Wheelbase / Track (fr/r) 2,790 mm (109.8 in) / N/A / N/A
Wheels (fr/r) 14 x 18 / 16 x 18
Tyres Goodyear

Performance figures
Power to weight 0.61 bhp / kg

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