SPORTS CAR LIGIER JS53
The JS53 is a product of the expertise of LIGIER, and the creativity of our team reinforced with highly qualified engineers from the world of F1, LMP1 and CN. It benefits from all the experience obtained in the design of the JS49 that won the 2008 FFSA VdeV championship, and also from the JS51, the holder of the constructors’ title of the 2011 SPEED EUROSERIES, a championship recognized by the FIA.
With a carbon monocoque built to 2011 FIA standards, a new Sadev gearbox with the possibility of a paddle shift, twin dampers on the front suspension, a new rear suspension, left hand drive, softer steering and a greater aerodynamic performance which has been developed in the wind tunnel using a 40% model. This is a combination that makes the sportscar LIGIER JS53 the new reference in performance, security, reliability and ease of driving.
Technical specifications LIGIER JS53
TYPE: Sport Prototype group CN FIA 2011
CHASSIS: Carbon monocoque (homologated FIA)
CRASH BOX: Carbon
BODYWORK: Fiberglass prepreg
REAR WING: Carbon biplane
ENGINE: HONDA, 2 l atmospheric, dry sump, 255 HP
GEARBOX: SADEV, sequential 6-speed, paddle shift possible
FRONT SUSPENSION: Twin dampers, double wishbones and pushrods
REAR SUSPENSION: Twin dampers, double wishbones and pushrods
DAMPERS: KONI 2-Ways
BRAKES: BREMBO, 4 pistons, ventilated discs
FUEL TANK: FT3-99, capacity 80 litres
WHEELS: Front 9"x13", rear 10,5"x13"
TIRES: Front 210/550-R13, rear 250/570-R13
WEIGHT: 570 kg (Depending on championship, with ballast)
LENGTH: 4 620 mm
WIDTH: 1 800 mm