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Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:Aluminum W12
Position:Front Longitudnal
Aspiration:Twin KKK Turbochargers
Valvetrain:DOHC, 4 Valves per Cyl
Fuel feed:Electronic Sequential Fuel Injection
Displacement:5998 cc / 366.0 cu in
Bore:84 mm / 3.31 in
Stroke:90.2 mm / 3.55 in
Compression:9.5:1
Power:447.4 kw / 600 bhp @ 6000 rpm
Specific output:100.03 bhp per litre
Bhp/Weight:247.22 bhp per tonne
Torque:750 nm / 553.2 ft lbs @ 1750 rpm

Chassis & body

Body/Frame:Unit Steel
Driven wheels:4WD w/ESP
Wheel type:Cast Aloy
Front tires:275/35x20 Pirelli P-Zero
Rear tires:275/35x20 Pirelli P-Zero
Front brakes:Carbon Discs w/ABS
Front brake size:420 mm / 16.5 in
Rear brakes:Carbon Discs w/ABS
Rear brake size:356 mm / 14.0 in
Front wheels:F 50.8 x 22.9 cm / 20 x 9 in
Rear wheels:R 50.8 x 22.9 cm / 20 x 9 in
Front suspension:Double Wishbones w/Air Springs, Electronic Dampers, Anti-Roll Bar
Rear suspension:Double Wishbones w/Air Springs, Electronic Dampers, Anti-Roll Bar

Drivetrain

Transmission:ZF 6HP-26 6-Speed Semi-Automatic w/Paddle Shifting
Gear ratios:4.17:1, 2.34:1, 1.52:1, 1.14:1, 0.87:1, 0.69:1

Car dimensions

Weight:2427 kg / 5350 lbs
Wheelbase:2746 mm / 108.1 in
Front track:1623 mm / 63.9 in
Rear track:1608 mm / 63.3 in
Length:4803 mm / 189.1 in
Width:1918 mm / 75.5 in
Height:1380 mm / 54.3 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:325.1 kph / 202 mph
0 - 60 mph:4.3 seconds

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