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McLaren MP 4/13-Mercedes

Country GB
Year 1998
Engine Mercedes-Ilmor FO110G
Engine Type 72V10
Cams 4
Valves/cyl 4.0000
Compression 13
Bore 92.000
Stroke 45.000
Capacity (cc) 2998
Power (at revs) 800 HP/17500
Ignition TAG
Fuel system TAG f.i.
Chassis type CF/Alu Honeycomb
Body type single seater
Designer A. Newey/N. Oatley
Front suspension "torsion bar, wishbone, pushrod"
Rear suspension "coil, wishbone, pushrod"
Shock absorbers Penske
Engine position mid
Wheelbase (mm)
Front track (mm)
Rear track (mm)
Weight (kg) 600
Drive rear
Number of gears 6
Gearbox McLaren semi-auto L
Fuel tank size (litres)
Brakes AP/Hitco
Front brake type CF disc
Rear brake type CF disc
Front rims x 13
Rear rims x 13
Tyres Bridgestone
Front tyres
Rear tyres
Maximum speed (kph)

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