Drivers

William O'Brien
William O'Brien
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William O'Brien
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William O'Brien
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William O'Brien
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Car

Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR
Model

Volkswagen Golf VII, 5 doors

Engine

Turbocharged 4-cylinder in line, transversally installed
Distribution: two overhead camshafts, 16 valves
Displacement: 1984 cc
Bore x stroke: 82.5 x 92.8 mm
Max. output 330hp @ 6200 rpm
Max. torque: 410nm @ 2500 rpm
Lubrication: wet sump

Transmission

Front-wheel-drive
Gearbox: Sadev 6-speed sequential with paddle shift
Clutch: sintered multi-disc oil cooled
Differential: multi-plate limited slip differential

Chassis

Front suspension: McPherson strut, coil springs, gas-filled dampers, anti-roll bar
Rear suspension: multi-link axle, coil springs, gas-filled dampers, anti-roll bar
Steering: electrical power assisted rack and pinion

Brakes

Dual circuit hydraulic system
Front brakes: 6-piston callipers, 378 mm steel ventilated discs
Rear brakes: 2-piston callipers, 272 mm steel discs

Dimensions

Length: 4555 mm
Width: 1945 mm
Wheelbase 2665 mm
Minimum weight: 1285 kg including the driver

BOP

0 kg; ride height -10 mm

Price 110,000 €

Birth Date

23 February 1951

Birth Place

Bridgewater, New Jersey

Marital Status

divorced

Hobby

tennis, basketball

2013
1st in the Zhuhai Pan Delta Racing Festival Circuit Hero I, Class A
1st in the Zhuhai 500Km Race, Class A; 1st in the Touring Car Series Asia, Class B

2014
1st in the Zhuhai Pan Delta Racing Festival Circuit Hero I, Class A
3rd in the Spa 25H Race

2015
1st in the Zhuhai Pan Delta Racing Festival Circuit Hero I, Class A
3rd in the Hong Kong Roadsports Challenge

2016
1st in the Zhuhai 500Km Race, Class A
8th in the TCR Asia Series (Volkswagen Golf Gti)


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