, 2019-01-22 15:18:18

Volkswagen Ameo Cup 2019

Volkswagen Ameo Cup 2019 – Driver Selection

The 10th edition of the Volkswagen Motorsport India’s touring race car series, Volkswagen is back with the Ameo Cup for 2019. 

Powered by a 1.8-litre TSI engine, mated to a racing gearbox, the AmeoCup racecar has been the fastest car rolled out of the Volkswagen Motorsport India workshop. The well-designed race car is not only easy for newbies to learn on but is also perfect for professionals to improve themselves in. 

This year also the races will take place on all three circuits in India including MMRT in Chennai, Kari Motor Speedway in Coimbatore and India’s only F1 racetrack, Buddh International Circuit in Greater Noida.

Turbocharged inline 4 cylinder 
Fuel Supply System 
Direct injection 
1798 cc 
Bore and Stroke 
82.5 mm x 84.1 mm 
Maximum Power 
205 PS @ 6100 rpm 
Maximum Torque 
320 Nm @ 3200-4600 rpm 
Racing exhaust 
Petrol 97 octane
Fuel Tank 
45 liters 
Power Transmission
Front wheel drive 
6-speed sequential 
Limited slip differential 
Sachs racing clutch 
Gearbox Control 
Paddle shift on steering wheel with electro-magnetic actuator 
Suspension and Brakes
Front Suspension 
McPherson Strut / 2-way adjustable KW dampers / modified kinematics 
Front Stabilizer 
20 mm diameter / 3 position adjustable 
Rear Suspension 
Torsional beam axle / 2-way adjustable KW dampers / modified kinematics
Rear Stabilizer 
Racing ABS 
Front Brakes 
334 mm ventilated discs with uprated calipers 
Rear Brakes 
232 mm discs with uprated calipers
Steering System 
Electric power steering with racing software 
7.5J x 17’’ 
MRF 200/605-R17 
ECU Engine 
Motec M142 engine management 
Data Acquisition 
Motec C125 colour dash display with 120 MB data logging 
Power Control 
Motec PDM 30 with battery isolator 
1150 Kg 
Length / Width / Height 
3,995 mm / 1,682 mm / 1,483 mm 
2,465 mm 
Track Width -Front/Rear 
1,460 mm / 1,430 mm 
Safety Equipment
Roll Cage 
Comprehensive 8 point roll cage – FMSCI certified 
FIA Certified 
OMP – seats, 6 point racing seatbelts & driver gear 
Active Safety 
On board fire extinguisher – FIA regulated