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Jan16-12 Greg Bernhardt
references _ Paved Track Stock Car Technology by Steve Smith Tune to Win by Carroll Smith Software - Suspension...
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Ranger Mike
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We are racing a 2550 LB asphalt modified. What are the advantages and disadvantages of having the left rear spring in...
Aug26-14 05:55 AM
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I am quite uncertain as to why the rear damper is inclined at a angle to the inside of the car. By doing so, does one...
Aug29-14 09:59 AM
jack action
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I've noticed that a FEW of the electrical vehicles have no front grill. I am quite surprised that they do not have...
Aug11-14 06:51 AM
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I want to build a 1000 pound car for city driving with a 45 MPH limit. This totally something I want to do.just to...
Aug31-14 03:55 PM
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I know that some AWD vehicles used the gear ratio of a planetary or other transfer gear combined with a gear type...
Aug17-14 08:40 PM
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I've noticed that engines have gotten very complicated, thus more complicated in the past few years in to squeeze more...
Aug3-14 10:47 AM
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Hi, all. I'll be experimenting with water mist injection (amongst other things) on a small single cylinder engine....
Aug21-14 04:17 PM
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Would it be beneficial at all (as regards lean burn and rate of flame propagation) to have two spark plugs, one...
Aug31-14 11:20 AM
Bob Shapiro
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Why does a small V-8 have a slower idle rpm than a large diesel inline 6? For example, a Chevy 305 (5.0L) can idle at...
Jul31-14 12:46 AM
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Hi ALL, On this forum, I found some really sensible answers to a few of my queries... posting one thats...
Aug30-14 06:11 PM
Damo ET
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Hello, I am working on a custom car project, and will be using a Subaru WRX 2.0 liter turbo charged engine. I did...
Aug14-14 05:51 AM
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I always found this an interesting question How can you measure the braking distance of a car with a good reliability...
Aug14-14 01:38 PM
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I am in the design phase of a lightweight electric city vehicle with a capacity of 15kWh. I am at a stage where I am...
Aug7-14 12:44 PM
jim hardy
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I'm looking into buying an E34 530i with a smaller 3 liter V8 compared the the 540 4.4 liter V8. A lot of people...
Aug20-14 05:35 AM
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My book says smaller the electrode gap,greater the chances of a misfire. The reason stated is that this is because of...
Mar21-14 11:12 AM
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hello, I know it may sound weird but why not? WHy automobile companies dont go for FRP body instead of metal. It...
Feb4-14 04:02 AM
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When changing rear end gear ratios, or tire sizes on a vehicle, you can buy different speedometer gears with tooth...
Jul22-14 09:15 PM
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What's reasoning for hub-centric vs lug-centric wheels ? (I found those terms on a Chevy performance forum... ) ...
Aug3-14 09:15 PM
jack action
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Attached you will find a parellel hybrid design of a Porsche Cayenne hybrid. From what I understand,its the...
Feb15-14 05:31 AM
1 611 The black curve I drew there represents the load curve in 5th gear....
Mar23-14 07:27 AM
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what will be the temperature and pressure at the exhaust of IC engine?
Feb3-14 06:07 AM
Damo ET
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Hi guys, There's a project on hybrid vehicles, and the task is to design and simulate a hybrid vehicle: we have...
Jan6-14 05:06 PM
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Hi, I am currently seeking advice and looking into the idea of compound charging with two turbos. One blowing into...
Feb15-14 04:19 PM
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Please find attached a schematic showing the relationship between the 4 main components of a automotive driveline. ...
May23-13 01:03 AM
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many sports/super cars have turbos or twin turbos on them, in fact all expensive cars have a turbo in them, but the...
Mar26-14 09:57 AM
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I've been doing some studying on traction-slip control(ASC). I've also been trying to draw comparisons between ASC...
Mar17-14 10:29 AM
jack action
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I do not understand how equation(3) occurs.(taken from the book Internal Combustion Engines by John B.Heywood) $$ $$...
May31-13 12:59 AM
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Lets say my engine is producing 100Nm of torque and after torque multiplication with the 1st gear and drivetrain,I...
Feb9-14 05:49 AM
Damo ET
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Hey Guys needed some advice related to Turbocharging of natural gas engines. I'm working on turbocharging of gas...
Mar4-14 10:51 PM
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is there any way to add power of two independent chain drives having different rpm , such that slipping doesn't occur...
Mar26-14 02:47 PM
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My question relates to torque vectoring during a turn(high speed). Wikipedia says torque vectoring is mainly done on...
Mar14-14 09:08 PM
jack action
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By the conservation of energy, P_in=P_out So,no matter what gear ratio 'i' I choose, P_out=P_in, since the gear...
Mar24-14 03:33 AM
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I am undergoing internship in an motorcycle company (OEM) and would like to know if there are any ebooks about...
Aug6-14 11:33 AM
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Hi there, I'm currently researching for a Product Design project and was wondering if anyone had any insights into...
Feb6-14 03:50 AM
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I am designing a differential mount and I am having trouble with the analysis of the forces involved. I found the...
Mar16-13 01:06 AM
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Hi all, I'm developing a quarter car model of a truck trailer with a braked wheel. I need to simulate the...
Apr19-13 02:31 AM
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I have to do a project on transmissions,their parts and working principles,shafts used in them.I searched but cant...
Dec29-13 09:13 AM
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Dear All, I was involved in a car accident. The facts of the case as follow: Location: At a side road joining...
Feb23-14 06:21 AM
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When all the 4 wheels are braking,it seems logical to write the longitudinal acceleration like this-...
Jan17-14 06:11 AM
Damo ET
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First,this is what I understood from theory: If I understood the concept of 'engine stall' correctly,it occurs as a...
Jan9-14 03:57 AM
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