C and D Sports Racer
September 01, 2006
"The Fusion FRC-06 is a two seat, mid-engine sports racer
with chromoly space frame, non-stressed engine and full bodywork. Driver protection, structural strength and
construction technology comply with SCCA regulations. Low weight, stock motorcycle drive train and off-theshelf
parts yield a unique combination of high performance with economy, making the car affordable to purchase
'When we first set out to design the FRC there were a few primary objectives we focused on. I
think it goes without saying in this age that our first priority was safety. So we made the concept
decision that the new car would have an enclosed cockpit in addition to well design crush
zones. One only has to look as far as the Rolex series to validate the increased safety of the
Summary of Specification
Wheelbase: 95 inches
Overall Length: 145 inches
Overall width: 68 inches
Roof height: 41 inches
Weight: 910 lbs. estimated
Aluminum and composite floor.
Front brake ducts.
Dual access doors with windows.
2 external mirrors.
High intensity rain light/brake lights. Front headlight pods with smoked or clear Perspex covers.
Flat bottom between axles, or SCCA GCR-compliant semi-tunnel floor with rear diffuser and 3 inch
Ground clearance: 1.5 inches rear, 1.5 inches front.
Single element down-force rear wing.
Rear deck winglet.
Motorcyle – 2 engine combinations to select; Kawasaki ZX-14R (200HP) or Kawasaki ZX-10R (175HP). Fuel
injected, naturally aspirated. Stock integral 6-speed sequential gearbox and racing clutch. Both paired
with a Quaife limited slip torque biasing differential.
Automotive - 200+ HP automotive engine with Hewland s-speed FTR transaxle."2