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Contact Mike Downs
Downs Engineering
19564 Eighth St East
Sonoma CA 95476
phone: 707 938 1011
fax: 707 935 0481
email: mdowns@downsengineering.com

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DRSC Race Car Now Available with Turbo
Hayabusa Motor
The new Turbo Option package
means the Realm Runner is now
available with either the
standard 1300 cc 180 hp engine
or the 1600 cc 375 hp
turbo-charged engine.

Other changes include newly
designed bodywork, new frame
delivering lighter weight overall
and more rear weight.
Realm Runner Race Cars were designed to be the perfect
car for a relaxing weekend at the track. During a race
weekend, your off-track maintenance is checking nuts and
bolts, airing tires, refueling, and relaxing with your family
and friends while waiting for your next on-track session.
The cars are extremely competitive, winning frequently,
and have won championships for three of our customers.

The Realm Runner Sports Racer is a perfect track car -- low
maintenance, reasonable cost, fast and fun. Prices start at
$4
6250.00 for a complete turn key car.
Realm Runner Specs
VEHICLE

  • Front engine

  • Rear-wheel drive

  • Fiberglass body with light gel
    coat

  • Lower frame rails: 1.25 x 1.25 x .
    065 wall

  • Main roll cage: 1.5 x .095 wall
    round tube

  • Single seat -- two-seat option
    available
DRIVE SYSTEM

  • 6-speed transmission
  • Automotive drive shaft

  • Quick-change rear axle

  • Final drive ratio 4.11:1
ENGINE

  • Suzuki Hayabusa
  • 4-in-line aluminum block & head

  • Water cooled

  • 1298 cc displacement

  • Electronic fuel injection

  • 185 bhp

  • Engine Options:

  • Dry Sump Oil System

  • up to 1615 cc up to 250 bhp

  • turbo charger optional
BRAKES, WHEELS, TIRES
  • Disc Brakes w/4-piston caliper
    front and rear
  • Front: 10.25 x .75 inch disc

  • Rear: 10.25 x .75 inch disc

  • Alloy Wheels, 9.5x13 in front;
    10.5x13 in rear

  • 10X13 front 12x13 rear Turbo
    car

  • Race Tires
SUSPENSION

  • Front and rear fully
    adjustable mounting
    points
  • Coil springs

  • Coil over shock
    absorbers

  • Adjustable anti-roll bar

  • Front: individual
    unequal-length control
    arms

  • Rear: live axle located
    by 2 trailing links, 1
    center link
STEERING

  • Racing rack and pinion,
    12:1 ratio
DIMENSIONS AND
CAPACITIES
  • Wheelbase: 80"
  • Track: f/r 58.0"55.0"

  • Length: 159"

  • Width: 69"

  • Height: 40"

  • Oil Capacity: 5.0 qt

  • Fuel Capacity: 8.0 gal

  • Dry Weight: 975 lb

  • Weight distribution: front/rear
    46% / 54%
SAFETY
  • 5-point manual harness

  • 5-lb halon remote fire system

  • 8-gal fuel cell

  • Dual master cylinder brake
    system with balance bar

  • Roll over bar structures built to a
    2200-lb car spec

  • Driver's side anti-intrusion bar