Synergy Motorsport specialises in the preparation of Formula Ford race cars.
If you own your own Formula Ford we can assist in preparing it or you can lease one of our own modern specification cars.
Formula Ford Specification
Chassis: Tubular space frame
Engine: 1600cc – Ford Fiesta and Kent Engines
Power: Fiesta – 125hp, Kent – 110hp
Gears: Manual 4 speed + reverse, H pattern, interchangeable gears
Suspension: Front & Rear – pushrod activated dual damper system. Full racing car suspension designs are required to ensure maximum tyre grip at various cornering speeds. Chassis balance is adjustable and controlled by damper, spring and anti-roll bar combinations.
Brakes: Four-wheel disc brakes have independent front and rear activation. Front/rear bias is adjustable.
Tyres: A grooved Avon racing tyre is chosen for optimum grip under all weather conditions.
Safety: Side protection structures (sidepods) constructed from materials designed to crumple on impact and reduce the risk of driver injury in a side collision were introduced to the category in 1997. On-board fire extinguishing systems, roll-over hoops and additional protection around the drivers’ legs provide increased driver protection.
Weight: 495kg with driver