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CATERHAM CARS SUPERLIGHT R300 Specification / Data sheet


Engine and Performance figures

Engine: 2.0-litre Caterham Powertrain (CPT) Duratec
Max Power (bhp/rpm) 175bhp @ 7000
Max Torque (lbs ft/rpm) 139 @ 6000
Weight 515kg
0-60mph 4.5 Seconds
Power-to-weight 339bhp-per-tonne
Top Speed 140mph

Standard equipment

2.0-litre Caterham Powertrain (CPT) Duratec
6 Speed Caterham Gearbox
Superlight Suspension (wide track front and de Dion rear with Watts linkages)
Carbon fibre dashboard
Carbon fibre front wings
ACES change-up lights
Superlight switchgear
Ventilated front brake discs with Quad piston calipers
15 Superlight alloy wheels with Avon CR500 tyres
Composite wind deflector
4 point Harnesses
Quick-release Momo Steering Wheel
Composite seats
Black pack

Technical specs

Close Ratio 6 Speed
1st: 2.69:1
2nd: 2.01:1
3rd: 1.59:1
4th: 1.32:1
5th: 1.13:1
6th 1.00:1
Final Drive: 3.62:1

Front: Adjustable double wishbone with roll bar.
Rear: de Dion axle located by lower A-frame and Watts linkage

Twin circuit split front/rear with low level warning system. Discs front and rear

Rack and pinion, 1.93 turns lock to lock

515 Kg

Wheels and Tyres
Front 7J x 15
Rear 7J x 15
Superlight aluminium wheel with Avon CR500 tyres.


Superlight R300 Pictures

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