Kevlar encased racing fuel bladder is now FIA Certified!
A unique collaboration between a
technician and a racer has resulted in
a one-of-a-kind fuel bladder for the Porsche enthusiast. Developed at
Ital Meccanica in Huntington Beach, CA, this racing fuel cell is now
available for customers.
The racing fuel bladder is made of ballistic nylon and urethane composite. The outer shell is comprised of a kevlar and fiberglass sandwich with vinyl esther resin. Lower fittings in 9/16 AN are supply and return. Catch tank or "swirl pot" is fitted at bottom of tank for consistency of fuel supply while at speed. Venting has rollover protection valve with check ball. Neck dimension is 4 inches (101.6mm) diameter. Bladder Holds 85 liters (21 gallons) of fuel with foam inserts. Tank is supplied with neck and cap separate from top plate for custom fitting to decklid. The result is a high-tech replica of the legendary 110 liter tank used in competition in the 1960's and 1970's.
On sale now for $3950 for tank without
neck and cap. 50% deposit required to begin construction. Depending
customer needs, filler neck and cap can be ordered for $600 to $900.
Center hole in deck lid can be manufactured at shop in Huntington
Beach, CA at extra cost.
Please call Ital Meccanica at 714-893-5096 or email
firstname.lastname@example.org to place your order.