RECARO Pole Position N.G. (FIA)

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The RECARO Pole Position N.G. (FIA) racing seat provides the best starting position for all beginners and professionals seeking to compete for podium places from the front row. Its generous array of features and numerous options for personalizing the cushions and seat covers make it the popular favorite in GT, touring cars and club motorsport.

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Velour black
Accessories (at additional cost)
Steel sidemount
Weight: 7.3 lb
Steel sidemount
Weight: 5.7 lb
Aluminum sidemount
Weight: 2.4 lb
RECARO top features
Our product highlights
For GT vehicles/sports cars For touring vehicles Anatomical seat contour Paddable lumbar support Seat shell glass fiber reinforced polymer (GFRP) Competition Seat (FIA 8855-1999) Highly flame-retardant upholstery (FMVSS 302) FIA approval for 5 years Suitable for 4-, 5-, 6-point belt (racing use)
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  • Feature overview
    Pole Position N.G. (FIA)
    For GT vehicles/sports cars
    For touring vehicles
    Paddable lumbar support
    Fixed sidemount
    Anatomical seat contour
    Seat shell glass fiber reinforced polymer (GFRP)
    Weight: complete shell (incl. foam and upholstery, without sidemount)
    Aluminum sidemounts
    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)
     Accessories  Options  Standard features
  • 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

    approx. 17.0 lb

    Dimensions in inches. All dimensions may vary by ±0.4 inch.


    * Weight: total shell weight (without mounted parts).
    ** 23 inch valid for: fixed steel sidemount and fixed aluminium sidemount

  • 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.

No compromises.

At RECARO, driver protection is about more than just giving you the impression you’re in safe hands. It’s our utmost priority. We act on the maxim of delivering uncompromising safety, reliability and durability to protect our customers under every circumstance and condition. With our DNA firmly anchored in motorsports, we have proven to deliver peak performances in safety, that routinely exceed legal standards.

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Innovation by heritage.
SINCE 1906.

Since 1906 we never stop searching for something new and are continually breaking new grounds. RECARO products are at the cutting-edge of technology, merging decades of experience with new materials and innovation. And we use our unique know-how and innovative technologies to emphasize the personality of our customers: our products are as individual as you are – down to the last detail.

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