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Williams FW 09

Country GB/J
Year 1984
Engine Honda RA 163E
Engine Type 80V6
Cams 4
Valves/cyl 4.0000
Compression "7,5"
Bore 80.000
Stroke 49.000
Capacity (cc) 1477
Power (at revs) 750 HP/11400
Induction "2 IHI(3,5)"
Ignition Honda
Fuel system Honda PGMF1
Chassis type Aluminium monocoque
Body type single seater
Designer P. Head/F. Dernie
Front suspension "coil, wishbone, pullrod"
Rear suspension "coil, wishbone, pullrod"
Shock absorbers
Engine position mid
Wheelbase (mm) 2769
Front track (mm) 1778
Rear track (mm) 1676
Weight (kg) 558
Drive rear
Number of gears 5
Gearbox Williams/Hewland
Fuel tank size (litres) 220
Brakes Lockheed/Hitco
Front brake type CF disc
Rear brake type CF disc
Front rims
Rear rims
Tyres Goodyear
Front tyres 25.0/9.0-13
Rear tyres 26.0/15.0-13
Maximum speed (kph)

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