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Country of origin:France
Produced in:1982
Designed by:Max Sardou
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:March 18, 2019
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Engine
Configuration Ford Cosworth DFL 90º V8
Location Mid, longitudinally mounted
Weight 145 kilo / 319.7 lbs
Construction aluminium block and head
Displacement 3,955 cc / 241.3 cu in
Bore / Stroke 90.0 mm (3.5 in) / 77.7 mm (3.1 in)
Compression 12.5:1
Valvetrain 4 valves / cylinder, DOHC
Camshaft Gear driven
Fuel feed Lucas Fuel Injection
Lubrication Dry sump
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated
Power 540 bhp / 403 kW @ 9,250 rpm
Torque 461 Nm / 340 ft lbs @ 7,000 rpm
BHP/Liter 137 bhp / liter

Drivetrain
Body carbon-fibre composite with Nomex sandwich
Chassis aluminium monocoque
Front suspension double wishbones, coil springs over dampers, anti-roll bar
Rear suspension double wishbones, rocker actuated coil springs over dampers, anti-roll bar
Steering rack-and-pinion
Brakes (fr/r) AP Racing ventilated discs, 4-pot caliper
Gearbox Hewland VG5-200 5 speed Manual
Drive Rear wheel drive

Dimensions
Weight 819 kilo / 1,806 lbs
Length / Width / Height 4,611 mm (181.5 in) / 1,964 mm (77.3 in) / 1,040 mm (40.9 in)
Wheelbase / Track (fr/r) 2,600 mm (102.4 in) / 1,459 mm (57.4 in) / 1,568 mm (61.7 in)
Fuel tank 100 Litre (26.4 Gallon US / 22 Gallon Imperial)
Tyres Michelin TRX

Performance figures
Power to weight 0.66 bhp / kg

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