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Benetton B 186-BMW

Country GB/D
Year 1986
Engine BMW M12/13
Engine Type L4
Cams 2
Valves/cyl 4.0000
Bore 0.000
Stroke 0.000
Capacity (cc) 1500
Power (at revs) 900 HP/
Induction 1 Garrett
Fuel system
Chassis type Carbonfibre monocoque
Body type single seater
Designer R. Byrne
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Shock absorbers
Engine position mid
Wheelbase (mm) 2690
Front track (mm) 1816
Rear track (mm) 1682
Weight (kg) 540
Drive rear
Number of gears 5/6
Gearbox Benetton/Hewland
Fuel tank size (litres) 195
Brakes Brembo
Front brake type CF disc
Rear brake type CF disc
Front rims
Rear rims
Tyres Pirelli
Front tyres
Rear tyres
Maximum speed (kph) 351

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