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Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:Cast Aluminum V8
Position:Front Longitudinal
Valvetrain:OHV, 2 Valves w/Cyl
Displacement:5970 cc / 364.3 cu in
Bore:101.6 mm / 4.0 in
Stroke:92 mm / 3.62 in
Compression:10.9:1
Power:298.3 kw / 400 bhp @ 6000 rpm
Specific output:67.0 bhp per litre
Bhp/Weight:275.67 bhp per tonne
Torque:542.33 nm / 400 ft lbs @ 4400 rpm
Redline:6500

Chassis & body

Body/Frame:Composite Body Panels over Hydroformed Steel Frame w/Aluminum & Magnesium Structural Components
Driven wheels:RWD w/Electronic Traction Control
Front tires:P245/40ZR-18 Goodyear Eagle F1 SC
Rear tires:P285/35ZR-19 Goodyear Eagle F1 SC
Front brakes:Discs w/ABS
Front brake size:340 mm / 13.4 in
Rear brakes:Discs w/ABS
Rear brake size:330 mm / 13 in
Front wheels:F 45.7 x 21.6 cm / 18 x 8.5 in
Rear wheels:R 48.3 x 25.4 cm / 19 x 10 in
Steering:Rack & Pinion w/Speed Sensitive Power Assist
Front suspension:Wishbones w/Upper & Lower Control Arms, Transverse Composite Leaf Spring, Monotube Shock Absorbers
Rear suspension:Wishbones w/Upper & Lower Control Arms, Transverse Composite Leaf Spring, Monotube Shock Absorbers

Drivetrain

Transmission:6-Speed Manual
Gear ratios:2.97:1, 2.07:1, 1.43:1, 1.00:1, 0.71:1, 0.57:1
Final drive:3.42:1

Car dimensions

Weight:1451 kg / 3199 lbs
Wheelbase:2686 mm / 105.7 in
Front track:1577 mm / 62.1 in
Rear track:1542 mm / 60.7 in
Length:4435 mm / 174.6 in
Width:1844 mm / 72.6 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:289.7 kph / 180.0 mph

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