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RaceQuip FIA Composite Racing Seats

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Product Information

  • FIA 8855-1999 Certification – Hologram Affixed
  • Pro Racing Design With Thigh And Hip Support
  • Integral Shoulder and Rib Bolsters
  • One-Piece Lightweight FRP Composite Shell
  • Accommodates All Head & Neck Restraints
  • Five Seat Belt Guides Handle 4, 5, or 6 Point Sets
  • Energy Absorbing Foam for Comfort And Safety
  • Black Mesh Fabric Cover For Breathability
  • Shiny Black Gelcoat Finish On Exposed Areas
  • Four Built-In 6mm Side Mount Fasteners (Brackets Not Included)
  • Optional RaceQuip Brackets Allow Seats to Go From 0° Upright to 30° Layback
  • Available In Size Medium, Large, and X-Large

Description

RaceQuip FIA Certified Composite Racing Seats provide the support to hold you firmly in place for increased car control. This seat is certified to FIA 8855-1999 spec with FIA hologram affixed. The design is suitable for professional racing with it's increased thigh and hip support along with extended shoulder and rib bolsters for extra containment. The shell is a one-piece lightweight, FRP hand-laid composite structure built for strength and durability. The design accommodates all Head and Neck restraints and there are five seat belt guides to handle 4, 5 or 6-point harness sets. The seat bottom and back cushions incorporate energy absorbing memory foam for comfort and safety. The seat material is a black mesh fabric for increased breathability with a more durable smooth covering in high-wear areas. The exposed areas of the shell are a shiny black gelcoat for a great look and easier cleaning. There are four built-in 8mm side mount threaded fasteners (brackets not included). Optional RaceQuip brackets allow the seat mounting to go from 0° Upright position to 30° Layback position. Seats weigh about 18lbs and are available in 15” Medium; 16” Large and 17” X-Large sizes.

Specifications

  • FIA Rating: Yes
  • Material: FRP Composite Shell
  • Mounting Location: Side
  • Primary Use: Auto Racing/Recreation

Why Use A UPR Racing Seat Pad

How much fun is it to win the big race but you can barely climb the podium because your seat pummeled you every inch of the race. If you had the UPR Racing Seat Pad under you, you'd really be celebrating!

What's so special about the UPR Racing Seat Pad? For starters, it's been in the winners circle of every major off road racing event for the past decade. The UPR Racing Seat Pad is just as important as any other piece of performance or safety equipment on your race vehicle. Especially recommended for off road racing vehicles, but also works well in road race and street cars. The full bottom pad will fit most shell style racing seats as a replacement for the standard foam bottom. Constructed of approved fire resistant, multi-density foam material that is soft to the touch but increases in firmness as it's compressed. The UPR Racing Seat Pad can be used in most composite and aluminum shell style racing seats.

From the safety standpoint, it adds another layer of impact absorbtion for you. You probably have experienced first hand those bone jarring bumps that made you wish you has a little more suspension. The UPR Seat cushion could very well be that little more suspension.

The countoured design of the UPR Racing Seat Pad also supports your body in a more ergonomic position. This helps to lessen fatique and increase comfort, which is very important on long races.