The M16

Technical Specifications

Dimensions Front Rear
Overall Length, Width, Height 3220 mm, 1340 mm, 1200 mm
Mass with 68kg driver seated 131 kg 138 kg
Suspension Parameters Front Rear
Suspension Type Double Unequal length A-Arm, pushrod actuation Double Unequal length A-Arm, pushrod actuation
Tire Size, Compound and Make 18×7.5-10 R25B Hoosier 18×7.5-10 R25B Hoosier
Wheels (width, construction) 8″ wide, carbon shells with Al centres, 3″ offset 8″ wide, carbon shells with Al centres, 0″ offset
Center of Gravity Design Height 275 mm
Brake System / Hub & Axle Front Rear
Upright Assembly Printed Electron Beam Melted (EBM) Ti-6Al-4V, NC machined, sliding camber adjustment clevis NC machined, 2024-T351 Al, sliding camber adjustment clevis
Ergonomics
Seat (materials, padding/damping) Carbon fibre and kevlar layup off a 3 piece male mould, adjustable head rest with removable ethafoam padding
Shift Actuator (type, location) Pneumatic, paddles on steering wheel
Clutch Actuator (type, location) Actuated automatically via pneumatics, and manually via cable and paddle behind steering wheel
Instrumentation Dash mounted ADL for testing, 9 LED shift / warning lights
Frame
Frame Construction Steel tube spaceframe with bonded composite panels, aluminium rear bulkhead
Material 1020 mild steel, 4130 chrome moly (roll hoops), carbon fibre and nomex honeycomb core panels
Powertrain
Manufacturer / Model 2015 KTM 500EXC
Bore / Stroke / Cylinders / Displacement 95 mm bore /   72 mm stroke /   1 cylinder   / 510 cc
Induction (natural or forced, intercooled) Forced Induction, Turbo charged with air to air intercooled, boost pressure of 60kPa (160 MAP)
Fuel Type E85
Other significant engine modifications External crank driven oil pump
Drivetrain
Differential Type Drexler clutch pack limited slip, 25Nm preload, 30deg ramp angle on power side
Aerodynamics
Type / Configuration Triple/Double element Front wing, Four element rear wing, undertray and bodywork
Total Downforce and Drag ( scale using incl. note ) Downforce = 116 kg , Drag = 45 kg
Noteable Features (active, etc) Unsprung mounting front/rear wings
Other Information
Body Work (material, process) Carbon fibre nosecone and bodywork