CONTENTS

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INTRODUCTION (must read for everyone, pro or amateur)

Page 4 - The Traction Dyno

Page 5 - Understanding The Traction Dyno Spreadsheet

Page 6 - The Traction Dyno Spreadsheet

Page 7 - Tire Loadings

Page 8 - Weight Transfer

Page 9 - Weight Transfer Spreadsheet

Page 10 - Discussion Of Launch Characteristics

Page 11 - Determining Tire Friction Coefficient

Page 12 - Rear Suspension Instant Center Location

Page 14 - Torque Arm Instant Center Location

Page 15 - Static Preload

Page 20 - 3link Setup NEW

Page 21 - Ladder Bar (Torque Arm) With Equal Rear Tire Loading NEW

Page 23 - Torque Arm Setup

Page 24 - Front/Rear Roll Stiffness Distribution

Page 26 - Roll Center Location

Page 27 - Under/Oversteer, Roll Under/Oversteer, Car Stability, and Stability Of The Car/Driver System

Page 28 - Roll Stiffness Distribution

Page 30 - Determining Roll Center Heights And Roll Stiffness Distribution

Page 31 - Determining The Height Of The Center Of Gravity

Page 32 - Exposing The Myth Of "Wasted Energy"

Page 33 - Combination Spreadsheet

Page 38 - Verifying That The Line Of Action Of The Tire Force Vector Passes Through The Instant Center Location

Page 39 - Center Of Gravity Height

Page 40 - 3link Setup

Page 41 - Torque Tube Redux

Page 44 - Wheel Loads With Weight Addition Or Deletion

Page 45 - Defining The Instant Center Location

Page 47 - Coil Spring Rate From Measurements

Page 48 - 4link Adjustment For Antisquat

Page 49 - Ladder Bar Percent Antisquat

Page 50 - Present Percent Antisquat