Episode 012: Everything you need to know about tuning your car with tire pressures.
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Tire pressures are the down and dirty way to change the handling characteristics of your racecar.
In this episode you’ll learn:
- Why the concept of contact patch is so important to the racecar builder/tuner/driver
- How various tire temperatures effect contact patch
- More about slip angles and why you need to be aware of their effect on your cars drivability
- An introduction to yaw angles
- How to tune your tire pressures to change the handling characteristics of your vehicle on the fly
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