The car

Launched this season, the brand new GP3/16 is the fourth generation of the GP3 Series car. This new car is the perfect compromise between performance and cost effectiveness. It offers a lot of action on track as aerodynamics has been optimized to facilitate overtaking.

 
 

Chassis

  • Dallara carbon fibre monocoque
  • 688kg with driver, built to FIA standards
  • Carbon brake discs and pads

Engine

  • Mecachrome V8 – 4 litre naturally aspired – 612 HP @10.000 rpm.
  • 8 in 1 exhaust
  • Fly by wire throttle system

Gearbox

  • 6 speed longitudinal Hewland sequencial gearbox
  • F1 style paddle shift from steering wheel

Tyres

  • F1 standard wheel dimensions
  • Specific Pirelli slick tyres

DRS

  • Système de DRS identique à la F1
  • Activation hydraulique (au volant)

Key figures

285 km/h

330 km/h

A top speed

+/- 2.6G

+/- 3.9G

Lateral acceleration

-1.9G

-3.5G

Maximum breaking deceleration

3.0s

2.9s

Acceleration 0-100 km/h

7.7s

6.6s

Acceleration 0-200 km/h

GP3
GP2