Aragosta 8K/8K Type S Suspension Kit w/ Rubber Upper Mounts for R33 Nissan Skyline GT-R

$3,213.99

Aragosta 8K/8K Type S Suspension Kit with Rubber Upper Mounts

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DESCRIPTION AND SPECIFICATIONS

Aragosta 8K/8K Type S Suspension Kit w/ Rubber Upper Mounts for R33 Nissan Skyline GT-R

Aragosta Type S Coilover Suspension systems have been meticulously engineered to deliver the ultimate ride experience during spirited driving, whether you’re conquering winding back roads or competing on the circuit. Characterized by balanced, linear handling, and seamless traction, these coilovers are the epitome of thoughtful design. With a wide range of adjustability, they provide an exceptional suspension that is equally proficient in any driving situation, whether you’re using it as a daily driver or taking it out for weekend warrior adventures.

Unparalleled Smooth Performance

  • At the heart of Aragosta Type S Coilover Suspension systems lies the ultra-lightweight, high-pressure forged aluminum cylinder treated with next-generation film treatment and Kashima coating. The special impregnation of molybdenum ensures incredible lubricity within the cylinder, surpassing the friction reduction and durability achieved by conventional hard alumite. As a result, these coilovers deliver outstanding linearity, smoothness, and exceptional traction performance.

Precision Machining for Peak Performance

  • Aragosta’s unwavering commitment to performance is evident in their attention to detail in processing accuracy. The cylinder’s surface roughness reaches an impressive 0.2 microns and 2/10000 mm for both aluminum and steel cylinders. Additionally, an advanced honing treatment further enhances surface accuracy and roundness inside the cylinder to meet specified values. Such precision in cylinder processing is a rarity among damper manufacturers.

State-of-the-Art Finishing Technology

  • The steel cylinder/outer case of Aragosta Type S Coilover Suspension systems is coated with cationic electrodeposition coating, renowned for its unrivaled rust prevention, impact resistance, and durability. The coating reliably electrodeposits into every corner of the thread, ensuring maximum coverage and an extended lifespan.

Equipped with High-Performance Spring as Standard

  • As a standard feature, all Aragosta Type S Coilover Suspension systems come equipped with Rana springs, which embody the ideal characteristics of a series-wound spring. Apart from being of superior quality and durability, the linear characteristics of these springs contribute to maximizing damper performance.

Enhanced Internal Structure

  • Aragosta’s outstanding performance is supported by damper pistons and needles designed to control fine damping characteristics even at extremely low speeds. The wide range of damping control, covering comfort to sporty driving, dramatically improves traction performance. The external damping force adjustment mechanism offers a clear characteristic change through a 20-step adjustment range, providing a smooth and direct click feel, making it suitable for any setting preference.

High Hardness, High Efficiency WPC Processing

  • The inverted cartridge cylinder of Aragosta Type S Coilover Suspension systems utilizes precision shot peening (WPC processing), a cutting-edge technology for modifying metal surfaces. This technology reduces the wear coefficient and significantly improves oil film retention in the sway part of high sway resistance cylinders. The focus on this level of manufacturing precision showcases Aragosta’s dedication to prioritizing performance, even in parts that may not be immediately visible.

Features

  • Premium rana springs for incredibly consistent rates and unmatched durability
  • Forged aluminum cylinders with Kashima coatings provide incredible strength and corrosion resistance
  • High rigidity steel inverted struts and cation coating ensure long life and smooth operation
  • 20-step damper settings for an incredibly wide, usable range of adjustability
  • Fully height adjustable for personalized driving preferences
  • Pillow ball and rubber mount options available in many configurations
  • Aragosta Type S Coilover Suspension systems offer an extraordinary fusion of engineering excellence, cutting-edge technology, and precision manufacturing, guaranteeing the ultimate performance and control during spirited driving experiences

Kit Contents

  • Coilovers (4x dampers + rana springs)
  • Adjustment wrenches

Applications

  • Nissan Skyline GT-R: R33 (1995-1998)

About Aragosta Suspension

Aragosta Suspension is a premium manufacturer specializing in the development and production of high-performance suspension systems. With a strong commitment to quality and innovation, the company has consistently produced advanced products that enhance vehicle dynamics and performance. Founded by top-level motorsport suspension engineer, Mr. Junzo Shibahara, Aragosta blends Japanese precision and technical prowess with European handling philosophy. The company prides itself on the unparalleled craftsmanship of its coilover systems, meticulously engineered to provide superior handling, traction, and driving comfort for various applications, from daily commuting to competitive racing. The name Aragosta, Italian for ‘lobster’, was inspired by the hard, protective exoskeleton of a lobster, reflecting the company’s dedication to offering robust protection and optimal performance to vehicles. Today, Aragosta Suspension continues its pursuit of automotive excellence, standing as a symbol of quality, precision, and performance in the suspension industry worldwide.

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