NEWS: 2016 BAC Mono Gets Wider Chassis & Larger Cockpit
The 170mph, mind-melting, single-seater, road along with also also track eater of which will be the BAC Mono gets a brand-new wider chassis to offer more space inside cockpit for 2016.
BAC say the brand-new chassis creates as much as 56mm in extra Indoor room – perfect for all the enlarged bellies of those rotund middle aged men who will be piloting these around Europe’s finest circuits 😉
The low inertia weapon’s outdoor dimensions, weight along with also also aerodynamics remain unchanged, as does the Mono’s trademark blistering performance along with also also handling: 0-60mph still takes just 2.8s!
In addition, there will be brand-new carbon fibre Indoor panels available This kind of year, bringing a high-tech look to the cockpit of This kind of futuristic looking luxury sports car – not to mention further low inertia goodness, along with also also style.
In a press Discharge, BAC said: “The chassis has been redesigned, to move the sides of the tubular steel safety cell outwards, while brand-new, slimmer side panels make even more of the improvements. The improvements have come about thanks to our close relationship along with also also ongoing communication with its customers. The re-engineering of the chassis brings 25mm of extra space on either side, while the brand-new panels bring another 3mm on both sides of the driver. Overall, This kind of means there will be currently a total of 56mm extra width inside Mono’s cockpit.
“However, the improvements are all under the surface of the Mono, meaning of which the automobile’s outdoor dimensions remain the same. As a result, the Mono’s precisely engineered aerodynamics are unchanged, as are the automobile’s phenomenal handling abilities. The breath-taking performance levels are also untouched by the improvements, so the Mono retains its 2.8sec 0-60mph time, along with also also top speed of 170mph.”
along with also also BAC co-founder Ian Briggs said: “Every change we make to the Mono will be aimed at improving the idea for our customers, along with also also This kind of upgrade will be intended to make the most of the space for the driver. Thanks to the close relationship we enjoy with our customers, we are in regular dialogue with them along with also also This kind of change has come as a result of This kind of. The improvements will widen the appeal of the Mono, particularly as we expand into brand-new markets such as America along with also also the Far East.”
The brand-new, wider chassis Mono will be on sale through summer 2016.