Future Updates

A range of expected updates are planned for the ARX-02a, along with bespoke components for the two street races on the American Le Mans Series calendar. Custom steering arms and a-arms for the St Petersburg and Long Beach events were expected and, according to Wirth, a return of the F1 -style brake shrouds that first appeared on the 2008 ARX-01 b. HPD's Miller also explained two further stages of the LM-AR7 were planned prior to Audi's withdrawal from the championship 'There's no point in...

Problems Of Perception

An undesirable side effect of this is an unhealthy obsession with PI figures in the paddock. kh Starting his career as an apprentice at British aircraft manufacturer De Havilland gave Dave Williams a thorough grounding in aeronautical engineering. It also made him curious about aerolastics - the study of vehicles as flexible structures and how they interact with aerodynamic forces. This took him to Cranfield University to study aircraft response in turbulence. Throughout this time he also...

Lotus Exice Speed World Challenge

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Siloxane Technology Brake Pads

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First Principles

Formula Monoshock Suspension

Chassis consulting service primarily serving oval track and road racers. Here Mark answers your chassis set-up and handling queries. If you have a question to put to him Email mortiz49 earthlink.net Tel 1 704-933-8876 Write Mark Ortiz 155 Wankel Drive, Kannapolis NC 28083-8200, USA THIS MONTH QHow much attention should be paid to pre-load on springs and Belleville stacks when setting up a monoshock-equipped single seater Plenty, and it is also important to understand why you might choose to...