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The Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 W03 Car


Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 W03
Michael Schumacher
Michael Schumacher vs Nico Rosberg
W03 Steering
W03 In Action
W03 In Action

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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