Arrows A5

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Arrows A5
Arrows A5 Mallory Park.JPG
Category Formula One
Constructor Arrows
Designer(s) Dave Wass
Predecessor A4
Successor A6
Technical specifications[1]
Chassis Aluminium monocoque
Suspension (front) Double wishbones, springs
Suspension (rear) Double wishbones, springs
Axle track Front: 1,800 mm (71 in)
Rear: 1,650 mm (65 in)
Wheelbase 2,590 mm (102 in)
Engine Cosworth DFV, 2,993 cc (182.6 cu in), 90° V8, NA, mid-engine, longitudinally mounted
Transmission Hewland FGA 400 5-speed manual
Weight 540 kg (1,190 lb)
Fuel Elf
Tyres Pirelli
Competition history
Notable entrants Arrows Racing Team
Notable drivers Switzerland Marc Surer
Italy Mauro Baldi
Debut 1982 Swiss Grand Prix
Races Wins Poles F.Laps
3 0 0 0
Constructors' Championships 0
Drivers' Championships 0

The Arrows A5 was the car which the Arrows Formula One team used to compete in the 1982 Formula One season. The A5 appeared late in the season, and was primarily a development car, with the lessons learned to be applied to the A6 for the upcoming 1983 Formula One season.[2]

Complete Formula One results[edit]

(key)

Year Team Engine Tyres Drivers 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 Pts. WCC
1982 Arrows Cosworth DFV
V8 NA
P RSA BRA USW SMR BEL MON DET CAN NED GBR FRA GER AUT SUI ITA CPL 5* 11th
Mauro Baldi 12
Marc Surer 15 7

References[edit]

  1. ^ A5 @ StatsF1
  2. ^ Hodges, David (1990). A-Z of Formula Racing Cars. Bideford, UK: Bay View Books. p. 279. ISBN 1870979168.