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RB12 Specs

Chassis

Composite monocoque structure, designed and built in-house, carrying the TAG Heuer Power Unit as fully stressed member.

Transmission

Eight-speed gearbox, longitudinally mounted with hydraulic system for power shift and clutch operation.

Wheels

OZ Racing, Front: 12.0in x 13in diam., Rear: 13.7in x 13in diam.

Tyres

Pirelli

Suspension

Front: Aluminium alloy uprights, carbon fibre composite double wishbones with pushrods, springs, anti-roll bar and dampers
Rear: Aluminium alloy uprights, carbon fibre composite double wishbones with pullrods, springs, anti-roll bar and dampers

Brakes

Brembo calipers Friction material; carbon/carbon composite discs and pads

Electronics

MESL standard electronic control unit

Fuel

Total Group

Engine Specs


Engine RED BULL RACING-TAG HEUER RB12 - 2016
Number of Cylinders6
Capacity1600cc
Max RPM15,000rpm
Number of Valves24
Vee Angle90 degrees
Power OutputNot disclosed
Engine Construction
Engine Management
OilTotal Group
WeightFIA minimum weight of 145 kg