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Country of origin:Great Britain
Produced in:1985
Numbers built:1
Designed by:Ray Mallock for Ecurie Ecosse
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:December 04, 2020
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Configuration Cosworth DFL 90º V8
Location Mid, longitudinally mounted
Construction aluminium block and head
Displacement 3,298 cc / 201.3 cu in
Bore / Stroke 90.0 mm (3.5 in) / 64.8 mm (2.6 in)
Valvetrain 4 valves / cylinder, DOHC
Fuel feed Lucas Fuel Injection
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated
Power 490 bhp / 366 kW @ 9,500 rpm
BHP/Liter 149 bhp / liter

Chassis aluminium monocoque
Front suspension double wishbones, coil springs over dampers, anti-roll bar
Rear suspension single top links, double lower links, twin radius arms, coil springs over dampers, anti-roll bar
Steering rack-and-pinion
Front Brakes ventilated discs
Rear brakes ventilated discs, in-board
Gearbox Hewland 5 speed Manual
Drive Rear wheel drive

Weight 780 kilo / 1,720 lbs
Wheelbase / Track (fr/r) 2,390 mm (94.1 in) / 1,394 mm (54.9 in) / 1,402 mm (55.2 in)

Performance figures
Power to weight 0.63 bhp / kg

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