The Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 W03 Car
Here is the detail specifications of this year’s new race car,
“MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS F1 W03″:
Chassis Construction: Moulded carbon fibre and honeycomb composite structure Suspension: Wishbone and pushrod/pullrod activated torsion springs and rockers Dampers: Penske Wheels: BBS forged magnesium Tyres: Pirelli Brakes: Brembo calipers Brake discs/pads: Carbon/Carbon Steering: Power assisted rack and pinion Steering wheel: Carbon fibre construction Electronics: FIA standard ECU & FIA homologated electronic and electrical system Transmission: Gearbox: Seven speed unit with cast aluminium maincase Gear selectio:n Sequential, semi-automatic, hydraulic activation Clutch: Carbon plate Dimensions: Overall length: 4800mm Overall height: 950mm Overall width: 1800mm Engine Type: Mercedes-Benz FO108Z Capacity: 2.4 litres Cylinders: 8 Maximum rpm: 18,000 (maximum FIA regulation) Bank angle : 90 degrees Piston bore : 98mm (maximum FIA regulation) No of valves: 32 Weight: 95kg (minimum FIA regulation weight)
And here, are some pictures of the “Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 W03″ I have taken during the showcase:
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