Tillett W5 GRP Race Car Seat

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The W5 is a semi-reclined version of the W1i seat shape with the driving angle suited to vehicles that are very low, such as the GT40. The lightweight handmade version only weighs 1.1 kg. Seat belt harness holes are included as standard, and for those drivers wanting to use harnesses, a five or six point harness is advised with this reclined seat. The W5 seat is a single composite skin and will need brackets made in order to fit the various vehicles. The W5 is only available in a choice of GRP or Carbon shell, with a backrest option being unavailable for this model.

Not FIA approved 

Key Features:

  • The W5 features a semi-reclined driving position.
  • Ideal for use in low sports race cars or simulators.
  • This seat is designed to accommodate drivers up to approximately 100kg with a 36-inch waist size.
  • No back frame options available.
  • The seat weighs approximately 2kg.
  • Shape of the seat provides a body mirroring effect giving the driver full support, and provides excellent levels of comfort over long periods of time.
  • Custom brackets will be required to fit the W5 due to the seats single skin composite shell with no integrated fittings.
  • Comfortable without padding, but padding is available at additional cost.
  • Manufactured in the UK.

Please note: This seat is normally for a frame or simulator which it bolts directly in, there are no fittings for mounting the runners.

Weight 3.75 kg

Brackets included

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In-store displays:

We have a premium range of over 125 seats from brands including: Bimarco, Cobra, Corbeau, Sparco, OMP, Recaro, GP-Race, and Bride to name just a few brands we work with.  

Alongside this, we also stock and display HANS devices, harnesses, race-wear, race-suits, FIA helmets and various other safety equipment. If you are looking to visit us to see and try any particular seat or product, please contact us in advance and we’ll be happy to help.

In-Store appointments:

Due to the specialist nature of our services, we do ask that you please contact us in advance to book an appointment. We have multiple slots available each day including selected availability at the weekend.

Working by appointment allows us to dedicate our time with you and provide a personal and professional service. We’ll always ensure you leave with the right equipment for your needs.

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Fast delivery lead times:

If you require fast delivery, please contact us in advance of ordering and we’ll happily check stock allocation and availability for you. We carry a large amount of stock at our showroom and across multiple distribution hubs. This allows us to provide immediate dispatch across a huge number of brands from Corbeau and Cobra through to Sparco and OMP. (Does not apply to all items)

Due to the niche market we work in, some products are custom hand made to order, or special order from manufacturers like PCI Racing and Planted Technology. If you want to know how fast a product will be dispatched. Simply drop us a message through our Contact us form.

Addtional lead time notes:

Quick dispatch: Stocked products are dispatched within 24-48 hours with Parcel Force.
Sparco roll cages: We can only deliver these to a registered (LTD) company address.
In-store collection: Please contact us in advance to book an in-store collection appointment.


Tillett seats are custom-made to order due to the specialist nature of the products. These stunning Carbon seats are handcrafted here in the UK. We do not currently stock or display them in our shop as they are special order items.

Current lead times: Tillett seats are currently average delivery times of 8-14 weeks due to hand demand and production capacity. Dispatch times vary and will depend on constantly rotating stock. Please contact us for precise lead times prior to order.

Need them fast?  Please contact us in advance to check our stock and product availability. If we have excess stock of some models, we may be able to dispatch them within a shorter lead time. Speak to us in advance to find out how we can assist.