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Williams FW 18-Renault

Country GB/F
Year 1996
Engine Renault RS 8/8B
Engine Type 67V10
Cams 4
Valves/cyl 4.0000
Bore 0.000
Stroke 0.000
Capacity (cc)
Power (at revs) 740 HP/16600
Ignition Magneti Marelli
Fuel system Magneti Marelli
Chassis type CF/Kevlar monocoque
Body type single seater
Designer P. Head/A. Newey
Front suspension "torsion bar, wishbone, pushrod"
Rear suspension "coil, wishbone, pushrod"
Shock absorbers
Engine position mid
Wheelbase (mm) 2890
Front track (mm) 1670
Rear track (mm) 1600
Weight (kg) 595
Drive rear
Number of gears 6
Gearbox Williams T semi-auto
Fuel tank size (litres)
Brakes AP/Carbone ind.
Front brake type CF disc
Rear brake type CF disc
Front rims "11,5 x 13"
Rear rims "13,7 x 13"
Tyres Goodyear
Front tyres
Rear tyres
Maximum speed (kph)

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