Cadillac Northstar LMP group LMP900 (2000)
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Specifications

7 units built
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GM Northstar L47, V8 (90º) cyl, 4 stroke, petrol engine
3990cc, 93.0 x 73.4 mm
aluminium block 205.7mm height, aluminium alloy head, 102mm bore spacing
5 main bearings, cross plane crankshaft
575 bhp / 429 KW @ 7200 rpm, 2001+: 600 bhp / 448 KW @ 7500 rpm
650 Nm / 480 ft lbs @ 6000 rpm, 2001+: 673 Nm / 497 ft lbs, 2002+: 746 Nm @ 5500 rpm
5 main bearings, cross plane crankshaft
2 overhead camshafts per bank (DOHC), 4 valves / cylinder - 32 valves total. 33 mm intakes and 29 mm exhausts valves diameter
aspiration, 2 x IHI Turbochargers with Secan air-to-air Intercooler, Bosch multipoint electronic fuel injection, 2 x inlet restrictors 32.4mm diameter.
2002+: 2 x Garrett Turbochargers
Pressure 1.5 bar
firing order 1-2-7-3-4-5-6-8
water cooled
Dry sump with oil to water heat exchanger (oil tank in front of engine)

X-Trac 6 speed manual gearbox
final drive 34/11, LSD rear differential
carbon fibre and aluminium honeycomb monocoque chassis with carbon composite bodyshell
Suspension (fr/r) double wishbones, push-rod actuated coil springs and dampers, anti-roll bar
electric power assisted rack-and-pinion steering
Brakes, AP Master cylinders with driver adjustable brake bias. Ventilated carbon ceramic disks all-round with Alcon 6 piston calipers
Length: 4630 mm
Width: 2000 mm
Wheelbase: 2920 mm
wheels, front 13.0” x 18” rear 14.5” x 18.0”
910kg
fuel tank 90 lt


Results in FIA Sports Cars Championship

Season
Car entry, chassis number Car number, result
Barce lona Monza Spa Daytona Road America Brno Donington Nurbur gring Magny Cours Kyalami
Team 2.5h 500km 2.5h 250mil 500mil 2.5h 2.5h 2.5h 2.5h 2.5h
Motorola DAMS, LMP-00-005 #11, 8th #11, acci dent #11, acci dent
Motorola DAMS, LMP-00-002 #12, 7th #12, 4th #12, acci dent
Total points
14
7 7
Statistics
Works Starts/finishes 6/3 2/2 2/1 2/0

Teams and drivers entries

Results in Endurance races

Team entry, chassis number Car number, result
Daytona Sebring Le Mans Nurburg Watkins Glen Petit Le Mans Adelaide
Date 6/2 18/3 18/6 9/7 17/8 30/9 31/12
Duration 24h 12h 24h 1000km 6h 1600km 1000km
Team\ Championship GA RR ALMS ALMS GA RR ALMS ALMS
Team Cadillac, LMP-00-004 #6, 13th #9, acci dent #2, 22nd #19, 7th
Team Cadillac, LMP-00-003 #5, 14th #19, 6th #1, 21st #9, 8th
Motorola-DAMS, LMP-00-005 #31, 31st #3, 19th #31, 16th #31, 6th #31, stee ring
Motorola-DAMS, LMP-00-002 #32, in entry list #4, fire
Motorola-DAMS, LMP-00-006 #32, 5th #32, 13th #32, eng ine
Total points
23
5 6 12
Statistics
Works Starts/finishes 17/12 2/2 3/2 4/3 2/1 4/4 2/0

Teams and drivers entries


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