528-strong Lynk & Co 03 win Jaguar and Renault on the track
The Cyan Racing racing team (formerly called Polestar) tested the 528-horsepower Lynk & Co 03 prototype on the Nurburgring North Loop. The model set two new records at once - as the fastest front-wheel drive car and as the fastest four-door car of the track. The sedan drove the track in 7 minutes 20.143 seconds with an average speed of 170.4 kilometers per hour.
The Lynk & Co 03 sedan is equipped with a two-liter four-cylinder turbo engine and a six-speed sequential transmission, capable of changing gears in 60 milliseconds. The same engineers participated in the development of the machine, who participated in the creation of power plants for the cars of the WTCC and V8 Supercars racing series. The prototype is based on the CMA Volvo platform with McPherson struts in front and a torsion beam at the rear.
The car picks up the first “hundred” in 4.4 seconds, and it reaches 200 kilometers per hour in 10 seconds. The maximum speed is 310 kilometers per hour. The equipment of the machine includes adjustable Öhlins shock absorbers, a limited slip differential, a dual-circuit hydraulic brake system with six-piston calipers on the front axle.