The Sparco Prime SP-16 Auto Racing Suit hold the title of the lightest driving suit in the world. The Prime SP-16 was developed with the Mclaren Honda F1 team to provide the absolute ultimate in lightweight racing suits. Sparco has optimized every single detail of this suit in terms of material and construction. The Prime SP-16 features and ultra slim zipper, soft seamless Nomex/Vicosa wrist and ankle cuffs, the neck and shoulder pad size were reduced, a thinner thread was used, and the stitching was flattened even more than normal. The Prime SP-16 features a 3 layer construction utilizing proprietary Sparco technology. The third outer layer is a double-faced mesh made from original DuPont Nomex Comfort wovens using the Kompact system. The material contains a high percentage of antistatic fibers which provide extremely effective antistatic properties as well as breathability. The suit weighs only 240/270 gr per square meter and is by far the most technically advanced suit in the market today. The Prime SP-16 also boasts pre-curved arms and legs as well as strategic stretch panels which give the suit unbelievable comfort.
- Lightest FIA approved suit in the world
- Exclusive DuPont Nomex fibers provide superior fire protection and comfort
- Pre-curved Arms and Legs
- Strategic Stretch panels
- Seamless arm and leg cuffs
- FIA 8856-2000