Author: Don AlexanderCode: 24727Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/03/2013Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Turn your daily driver, weekend fun ride, or track car into a corner-carving performance machine. From planning a course of modifications to installing parts to tuning handling characteristics, High-Performance Handling for Street or Track will have you cranking out high-g cornering forces on your favorite twisty course. Topics covered ......
Author: Mark SavitskiCode: 24170Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/07/2011Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
There's little question that one of the most popular upgrades in the muscle car market involves suspension. The vast improvements in modern vehicle handling have prompted a new look at the vintage muscle cars from the past. These great cars, while powerful, did not corner at speed with any genuine confidence. A wide range of improvements are now ......
Author: Palazzolo, JoeCode: 22404Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
This book covers everything the enthusiast owner or at-home mechanic needs to know about selecting the most desirable gear ratio, rebuilding differentials and other driveline components, and most importantly, matching the correct driveline components to engine power output.
Author: Dennis W. ParksCode: 22376Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 215 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Publisher's Notes: You're building a hot rod. The first step is the chassis. If it's not right, the car won't handle well. If it's really not right, the car might destroy itself. There are choices to be made, from frame rails to suspension components, and some combinations will work better than others. Next is the body. This is what everyone ......
Author: Des HammillCode: 21343Price:AU $40.80(was
AU $51.00)Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Publisher's Notes: How to get the best handling and braking from sportscars/kitcars with wishbone front suspension, coil springs and telescopic shock absorbers. Includes ride height, camber, castor, kpi and much more. Features: • Cuts through the mystique and confusion surrounding suspension and handling improvements • Applies to all ......
Author: Forbes D AirdCode: 20696Price:AU $32.50Format: PaperbackPublisher: HP BOOKS Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Sold Out
This invaluable handbook on the structural design and science behind the race car chassis includes sections on materials and structures, structural loads, a brief overview of suspension and chassis design, multi-tube and space frame chassis, joining ferrous metals, stressed skin construction and joining light alloys.
Author: Trenton McGeeCode: 19954Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
If you want to rebuild and improve the suspension of your 4X4, this is the book for you. It covers Jeep, Ford, Dodge, GM, Toyota and more with descriptions of solid axle, twin traction beam and independent suspensions. Whatever 4X4 you have, this book will help you to make it work better.
Author: HaynesCode: 21114Price:AU $49.56(was
AU $61.95)Format: PaperbackPublisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Publisher's Notes: Covers common US suspension, steering and driveline systems. Including overhauls of differentials and drive axles. Covers front-wheel drive and rear-wheel drive vehicles, maintenance, repair and replacement of all major components, performance modifications, complete front-end rebuild, shock absorber and strut replacement, ......
Author: Martyn RandallCode: 19478Price:AU $51.16(was
AU $63.95)Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/07/2004Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This one size fits all manual covers braking systems on cars and light commercials. It is written using the usual Haynes method of basing the information on total stripdown and rebuild of the parts concerned, making it an ideal guide for the home mechanic and a useful reference for the professional.
Author: William MillikenCode: 12409Price:AU $179.00Format: HardbackPublisher: SAE AUSTRALIA Published date:01/07/2002Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Based on Previously Unpublished Technical Notes by Maurice Olley Maurice Olley, one of the great automotive design, research and development engineers of the 20th century, had a career that spanned two continents. Olley is perhaps best known for his systematic approach to ride and handling. His work was so comprehensive that many of the ......
Author: Steve SmithCode: 12549Price:AU $34.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: ICONOGRAFIX US Published date:01/07/2001Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
This book helps the racer understand the fundamentals of race car setup and suspension function to make chassis tuning easier. Includes: Weight transfer functions The effects of spring rates on handling Oversteer and understeer Weight jacking Cross weight Proper suspension geometry Roll couple Front and rear roll centers Tire ......
Author: Don AlexanderCode: 11390Price:AU $24.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/07/2001Availability:Sold Out
Turn your grocery-getter into a corner carver or make your race car the class of the field with this comprehensive guide to improving handling. It includes an introduction to vehicle dynamics, a guide to tuning handling with crossweights (wedge to NASCAR fans), tips on selecting aftermarket components, tyre selection advice, testing procedures and ......
Author: Tubal CainCode: 9223Price:AU $14.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: CAPRICORN LINK Published date:01/01/2000Availability:Sold Out
Engineers, professional or amateur, often find designing springs difficult due to the number of variables and the complexity of the formulae. This book introduces the designer to charts and nomograms that greatly simplify the process. It covers the design and manufacture of al types of coil, torsion and leaf springs.
Author: Steve SmithCode: 7548Price:AU $49.95Format: Paperback / 143 pages Publisher: ICONOGRAFIX US Published date:01/01/2000Availability:Sold Out
Practical information you can use to make your stock car faster, more reliable and more competitive. Featuring over 300 photos and illustrations, it's useful for every class of stock car, from hobby stock to Sportsman to Late Models. It includes: Basic Chassis Design & Fabrication Complete Suspension Setup Chassis adjustments for heavy or slick ......
Author: Herb AdamsCode: 3322Price:AU $44.95Format: Paperback / 136 pages Publisher: HP BOOKS Published date:01/07/1993Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
In this book the author explains the complex principles of suspension geometry & chassis design in terms that a novice can follow and apply to any project. Lots of photos & diagrams help explain the various styles of chassis & suspension design and how they operate in different circumstances. Other topics covered include weight distribution, roll ......
Author: Dave MorganCode: 5633Price:AU $79.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: STEVE SMITH AUTOSPORTS Published date:01/07/1990Availability:Sold Out
This book is probably the best starting point for anyone wanting to go Drag Racing in a Door Slammer. You will not win races on Horsepower alone, you have to get it onto the strip and down the track, and this book will help you make it all work! Chassis design, tyre & shockabsorber developments, suspension alignment and braking are all covered in ......
Author: Fred PuhnCode: 1734Price:AU $44.95Format: Paperback / 206 pages Publisher: HP BOOKS Published date:01/07/1981Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
This is a back to basics explanation of suspension behaviour and how to improve it. It covers basic suspension theory, how to choose, modify and install suspensions and the effects of tyres, springs, shock absorbers and all the other factors that affect suspension performance. It is suspension secrets explained in plain English.