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* approximately 740 hp (552 kW) output at 19000 rpm for its new RVX-06 engine,
* 90° V8 of 2.4 litres maximum capacity
* 98 mm maximum circular bore, implying a 39.7 mm minimum stroke
* 2 circular inlet and exhaust valves per cylinder
* 95 kg (209 lb) minimum weight
* Pre-cooling air before it enters the cylinders, injection of any substance other than air and fuel into the cylinders, variable-geometry intake and exhaust systems, variable valve timing are forbidden. * 1 fuel injector/cylinder and a single plug spark ignition
* Separate starting devices are used to start engines in the pits and on the grid.

* The crankcase and cylinder block must be cast or wrought aluminium alloys.
* The crankshaft and camshafts must be an iron alloy, * Pistons aluminium alloy
* Valves from alloys based on iron, nickel, cobalt or titanium.

*** but real figures of the F1 engine are of course difficult to obtain." Wikipedia

First night race of F1 in Singapore 26 to 28 Sept.

The jeepney on the photo has a 4-cylinder, Isuzu diesel engine with a power of 80 to 100 hp. The Jeepney is a public transportation
seen almost in any part of the country. The body is entirely made of aluminium (like the Audis and Range rovers)and can carry 20 to 25 passengers) and are sculpted using the basic hand-metaltools. Minimum fare: P10.00 ($0.20) for the first 5 kms.

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Additional Photos by Alex Magallona (maglex) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 475 W: 86 N: 264] (1980)
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