RECARO Sportster CS

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PERFORMANCE

The highlight of the RECARO sports seat range. The RECARO Sportster CS is the perfect combination of comfortable sports seat and pure racing shell. The innovative lightweight shell boasts an exclusive slim design, plus outstanding lateral and shoulder support. The world’s best drive performance, available with optional universal side airbag. Many car manufacturers offer the Sportster CS as standard equipment in their high-performance models, such as the Ford Focus RS.

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Upholstery: 
MSRP Price: 
Nardo black/Artista black
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Facts & Numbers
Key figure
32
Number of high performance OEM vehicle modells using this seat
4
Usage belts for 4-point belt
15
approx. weight (tolerance 0.5 kg)
  • Feature overview
    Sportster CS
     Accessories  Options  Standard features
  • Dimensions

    Key for comfort dimensions:

    A: Seat height
    B: Seat width
    C: Seat depth


    Dimensions in mm, all dimensions ±10 mm

    NOTES

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    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: Where can I find an ABE for RECARO seat type XY?

    All the latest versions of ABEs for RECARO seats can be found here.

    Q: Is it possible to upgrade the car XY with a RECARO seat?

    RECARO offers seats for a wide range of cars. To find out which RECARO seat fits into your car, please check our baseframe list on the RECARO homepage under Downloads.

  • RECARO Seating Training
    Push your bottom as near as possible to the backrest. Adjust the distance from the seat to the pedals so that your knee is slightly bent when the pedals are fully depressed.
    Rest your shoulders as near as possible to the backrest. Set the backrest tilt so that the steering wheel is easy to reach with slightly bent elbows and your shoulders stay in contact when turning the wheel.
    Set the seat height as high as possible for an unobstructed view of all sides and all the instrument panel displays.
    Set the seat cushion tilt so that it is easy to fully depress the pedals. Your thighs should rest gently on the seat cushion without exerting pressure on it. Check the backrest tilt before starting the engine.
    Adjust the extendable seat cushion so that your thighs rest on it to just above the knee. The rule of thumb is two to three fingers’ clearance between the seat edge and the hollow of the knee.
    The lumbar support has been adjusted correctly when it supports the natural curve of your lumbar spine.
    The seat’s side bolsters should fit snugly enough to support your upper body at the side without restricting it.
    If possible, adjust the upper edge of the headrest to the same height as the top of your head. Tilt: The distance to your head should be approx. 2 cm.
Premium quality.
TO THE LAST DETAIL.

RECARO takes pride in its workmanship and traditional handwork during the production process that allows us to deliver products which meet the highest quality standards. We believe in the superior quality and masterly craftsmanship of our products and carefully select only the most precious and top-notch materials for our seats. Even the smallest detail underlines our claim for premium quality!

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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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Idealseat Company
255 Boundary Road
3195 Mordialloc, Victoria, Australia

Phone: +03 9555 7788
Fax: +03 9587 9273
Mail: Sales@Idealseat.com.au