Technical Specification

Key Personnel
Team Principal Frank Williams
Technical Director Patrick Head
Drivers Jason Plato
Jean-Christophe Boullion
Engine – Renault
Configuration 4 Cylinder, in-line transversely mounted
DOHC, 16-valves
Capacity 1998cc
Spark Plugs Champion
Management Magneti Marelli MF4
Construction Iron block, alloy head
Lubricants Elf
Fuel Elf
Sponsors
Title Sponsor Nescafe Blend 37
Technical Partner Renault
Technical Sponsors Automotive Products Group
Champion
Michelin
Sodemo Moteurs
Sponsors CARiN Navigation System
Elf Oil UK
BBC Top Gear Magazine
Official Suppliers Fujitsu
Du Pont
OZ Racing
Renault V.I.
Snap-on Tools
OMP
Time/system
The Alphabet Works
Chassis – Renault Laguna 2.0RT phase II
Construction Carbon Aramid epoxy composite, manufactured by Williams using Fiberite products
Front Track 1525 millimetres
Rear Track 1490 millimetres
Wheelbase 2670 millimetres
Weight 975kg excluding driver
Length 4508 millimetres
Height 1433 millimetres
Width 1750 millimetres
Suspension Front – MacPherson struts, coil springs,
Williams/Penske gas-filled dampers, anti-roll bar
Rear – Trailing arm, torsion bar, coil springs,
Williams/Penske gas-filled dampers, anti-roll bar
Steering Williams
Paint System DuPont
Ancillaries
Extinguishers 3.375 litre AFFF carbon fibre bottle
Steering Wheel OMP
Seat Belts 6-point Willans harness
Driver’s Seat Williams carbon/epoxy composite
Wheels Oz; 19 x 8.3 inches
Tyres Michelin
Brakes Ventilated discs front, drilled discs rear with
water-cooled 6-piston AP calipers front and
4-piston AP calipers rear
Cooling System Twin water radiators with oil/water heat exchanger
Transmission Six-speed Williams sequential plus reverse, front drive
Clutch AP – Carbon/carbon