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Country of origin:Great Britain
Produced from:1982 - 1984
Numbers built:4
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:August 05, 2019
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Engine
Configuration Aston Martin / Tickford DP1229 90º V8
Location Mid, longitudinally mounted
Weight 220 kilo / 485 lbs
Construction aluminium alloy block and head
Displacement 5,340 cc / 325.9 cu in
Bore / Stroke 100.0 mm (3.9 in) / 85.0 mm (3.3 in)
Compression 9.5:1
Valvetrain 2 valves / cylinder, DOHC
Camshaft Chain driven
Fuel feed Lucas Fuel Injection
Lubrication Dry sump
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated
Power 520 bhp / 388 kW @ 7,000 rpm
BHP/Liter 97 bhp / liter

Drivetrain
Body glass-fibre reinforced plastic
Chassis aluminium monocoque
Front suspension lower wishbones, top rockers, in-board coil springs over dampers, anti-roll bar
Rear suspension reversed lower wishbones, single top links, twin trailing arms, coil springs over dampers, anti-roll bar
Steering rack-and-pinion
Brakes (fr/r) ventilated discs, 4-pot caliper
Gearbox Hewland VG 5 speed Manual
Clutch Triple plate
Drive Rear wheel drive

Dimensions
Weight 987 kilo / 2,176 lbs
Length / Width / Height 4,800 mm (189 in) / 1,990 mm (78.3 in) / 1,000 mm (39.4 in)
Wheelbase / Track (fr/r) 2,740 mm (107.9 in) / 1,615 mm (63.6 in) / 1,549 mm (61 in)
Fuel tank 100 Litre (26.4 Gallon US / 22 Gallon Imperial)
Wheels (fr/r) 11 x 16 / 19 x 15

Performance figures
Power to weight 0.53 bhp / kg

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  Article Image gallery (22) Chassis (3) Specifications