High-Performance Handling for Street or Track
DIVTurn your daily driver, weekend fun ride, or track car into a corner-carving performance machine. From planning a course of modifications to installing parts to tuning handling characteristics, High-Performance Handling for Street or Track will have you cranking out high-g cornering forces on your favorite twisty course. Topics covered in High-Performance Handling for Street or Track include: An overview of vehicle dynamics How to tune handling for differing applications Guidance for selecting aftermarket components, including anti-roll bars, springs, shocks, bushings, chassis braces, camber adjusters, wheels, and brakes Tire and wheel selection advice Case-study projects Whether you re building a high-performance street car, an autocrosser, or a track-day machine, High-Performance Handling for Street or Track will help you create an integrated suspension system and tune it for maximum performance./div
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CHAPTER 1 What Is Handling?
CHAPTER 2 Factors Affecting Vehicle Handling Performance
CHAPTER 3 What Is Vehicle Dynamics?
CHAPTER 4 Tires
CHAPTER 5 Suspension Modifications
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