The first of the UWAM vehicles to utilise flexures with custom one piece carbon lower wishbones
Finished 2nd at FSAE-A following strong international teams present. 1st place Autocross, and close 3rd in Engineering Design.
Close 3rd overall in Formula Student Germany 2009, 2nd in Endurance, and a strong 4th in Engineering Design.
|Engine:||Honda CBR600RR, custom fuel injection and exhaust, dry sump.|
|Drivetrain:||Custom 4-speed gear box with sequential shift. Chain RWD with Clutch Pack LSD.|
|Chassis||Full one-piece carbon fibre monocoque.|
|Suspension:||Kinetic H2 suspension system, carbon-fibre flexible lower wishbone and torsion bars. Double unequal length wishbones, non-parallell axes with toe control in rear. Custom mono-tube dampers. Pull-rod all round.|
|Electronics:||16V system with custom charging. Motec controller with data acquisition and traction control system. Digital driver feedback display.|
|Brakes:||Floating cast iron disc brakes with fixed Brembo dual piston calipers.|
|Wheels:||Custom ultra-lightweight cast aluminium rims, custom single nut fastening.|
|Tyres:||Goodyear Eagle D2692|