BAR 005

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BAR Honda 005
Villeneuve BAR USGP 2003.jpg
Category Formula One
Constructor BAR-Honda
Designer(s) Geoff Willis
Predecessor 004
Successor 006
Technical specifications
Chassis Carbon fiber composite monocoque
Suspension (front) Double wishbones, push rod operated torsion springs and dampers
Suspension (rear) As front
Engine Honda RA003 3.0L V10, naturally aspirated, mid-mounted
Transmission X-Trac, 7 forward gears + 1 reverse, semi-automatic
Tyres Bridgestone
Competition history
Notable entrants Lucky Strike BAR Honda
Notable drivers 16. Canada Jacques Villeneuve
17. United Kingdom Jenson Button
16. Japan Takuma Sato
Debut 2003 Australian Grand Prix
Races Wins Poles Fastest laps
16 0 0 0
Constructors' Championships 0
Drivers' Championships 0

The BAR 005 was a Formula One car which the British American Racing team used to compete in the 2003 Formula One season. The car was driven by Jacques Villeneuve and Jenson Button, the former being replaced by test driver Takuma Sato for the last race of the season. The team finished fifth in the Constructors' Championship with 26 points.


Complete Formula One results[edit]

(key) (results in bold indicate pole position)

Year Entrant Engine Tyres Drivers 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 Points WCC
2003 Lucky Strike BAR Honda Honda RA003E V10 B AUS MAL BRA SMR ESP AUT MON CAN EUR FRA GBR GER HUN ITA USA JPN 26 5th
Jacques Villeneuve 9 DNS 6 Ret Ret 12 Ret Ret Ret 9 10 9 Ret 6 Ret
Takuma Sato 6
Jenson Button 10 7 Ret 8 9 4 DNS Ret 7 Ret 8 8 10 Ret Ret 4

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