Race Car Design

by Derek Seward

Table of contents

  1. Racing car basics
  2. Chassis structure
  3. Suspension links
  4. Springs, dampers and anti-roll
  5. Tyres and balance
  6. Front wheel assembly and steering
  7. Rear wheel assembly and power transmission
  8. Brakes
  9. Aerodynamics
  10. Engine systems
  11. Set-up and testing
  • Appendix 1. Deriving Pacejka tyre coefficients
  • Appendix 2. Tube properties