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Chevron B 21-Ford

Country GB
Year 1972
Engine Ford Cosworth FVC
Engine Type L4
Cams 2
Valves/cyl 4.0000
Bore 85.600
Stroke 77.600
Capacity (cc) 1790
Power (at revs) 245 HP/8500
Fuel system Lucas f.i.
Chassis type Spaceframe
Body type spider
Designer D. Bennett
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Shock absorbers Bilstein
Engine position mid
Wheelbase (mm)
Front track (mm)
Rear track (mm)
Weight (kg) 490
Drive rear
Number of gears 5
Gearbox Hewland FG 400
Fuel tank size (litres) 100
Brakes Girling
Front brake type disc
Rear brake type disc
Front rims 10 x 13
Rear rims 14 x 13
Tyres Firestone
Front tyres
Rear tyres
Maximum speed (kph)

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