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Ideal for offroad and rally use – the shells of the RECARO Profi SPG (glass fiber reinforced polymer) have been proven many times over and offer superb lateral hold on the race track and offroad. The XL variant of the seat is wider and higher, with larger belt slots.

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Velour black
Accessories (at additional cost)
Steel sidemount
Weight: 2.0 kg
Aluminum sidemount (RECARO Profi SPG XL)
Weight: 1.1 kg
RECARO top features
Our product highlights
Anatomical seat contour Paddable lumbar support Seat in XL version Competition Seat (FIA 8855-1999) Highly flame-retardant upholstery (FMVSS 302) Seat shell glass fiber reinforced polymer (GFRP)
Facts & Numbers
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Seating width (mm)
The XL version is 35 mm wider than the standard size.
Difference in shell height (mm)
  • Feature overview
    Profi SPG
    For rally vehicles
    Paddable lumbar support
    Seat in XL version
    Fixed sidemount
    Anatomical seat contour
    Seat shell glass fiber reinforced polymer (GFRP)
    Aluminum sidemounts
    Integrated headrest
    Special lateral support in the backrest area
    Special lateral support in the seat cushion area
    Specially formed shoulder support
    Dynamic ride performance
    FIA approval for 5 years
    Highly flame-retardant upholstery (FMVSS 302)
    Competition Seat (FIA 8855-1999)
    Suitable for 4-, 5-, 6-point belt (racing use)
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  • Dimensions

    Overall dimensions:
    A: Seat depth
    B: Seat height
    C: Shell outer measurement at shoulder
    D: Shell outer measurement at seat bottom
    E: Subframe width
    F: Tilt at mounting level
    G: Width between mounting bolts

    Comfort dimensions:
    H: Seat width at bottom
    I: Height of shoulder support
    J: Seat depth
    K: Seat height

    Belt slot:
    L: Height of belt slot
    M: Center belt slot

    Profi SPG: approx. 7.0 kg
    Profi SPG XL: approx. 10.0 kg

    Dimensions in mm, all dimensions ±10 mm


    * Weight: total shell weight (without mounted parts).

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    Q: Can RECARO racing seats with FIA homologation be used in road traffic?

    No, RECARO racing seats with FIA homologation do not have a General Type Approval (ABE) and therefore cannot be used in road traffic. However, RECARO offers the racing seat Pole Position ABE, which is licensed for road use.

    Q: Where can I try sitting in a RECARO seat?

    You can try out RECARO seats in our retail store in Kirchheim/Teck, or at any authorized RECARO dealer or service partner. Prior to visiting an authorized RECARO dealer or service partner, you should contact them to inquire whether they have the seat that interests you on hand for testing. You can find an authorized RECARO dealer or service partner in your area by visiting the Service page of the RECARO website.

    Q: Are RECARO racing seats also produced in Germany?

    Yes, production of the racing seats takes place exclusively in Kirchheim/Teck.

    Q: Does RECARO also sell "factory seconds" seats, or seats with minor imperfections for less?

    No. At RECARO, there is no such thing as "factory seconds". Our high standards of quality preclude such products.

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