M19A

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M19A - 1971

The Formula 1 car for 1971 again was powered by a Cosworth-Ford DFV V8 engine. The car is a "coke bottle" shape. The design team was headed by Ralph Bellamy.

Chassis: Aluminium monocoque

Suspension: Front suspension is by a rocker arm and lower link, and rear suspension is by top link and radius rods and a reversed lower wishbone. Koni shock absorbers, McLaren rack and pinion steering

Brakes: Lockheed brakes

Body:

Engine: Borg & Beck clutch and Hewland or BRD drive shafts are used

Dimensions: Weight is 1230 pounds and fuel capacity 45 gallon, wheelbase of 100 inches, a front track of 63 inches and a rear track of 62 inches. Front wheels are 13 inches in diameter with 10-inch rims and the rear wheels are 15 inches in diameter with 16-inch rims

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