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The A3, known as the Portsmouth Road or London Road in sections, is a major road connecting London and Portsmouth passing close to Kingston upon Thames, Guildford, Haslemere and Petersfield.
An anti-roll bar (roll bar, anti-sway bar, sway bar, stabilizer bar) is a part of many automobile suspensions that helps reduce the body roll of a vehicle during fast cornering or over road irregularities.
The Aston Martin Vantage GT4 is an updated version of the Aston Martin V8 Vantage N24, debuting in late 2008.
Automobile handling and vehicle handling are descriptions of the way a wheeled vehicle responds and reacts to the inputs of a driver, as well as how it moves along a track or road.
Automotive suspension design is an aspect of automotive engineering, concerned with designing the suspension for cars and trucks.
In an automobile, ball joints are spherical bearings that connect the control arms to the steering knuckles.
The Bandini 1000 is a race car, built in 1966 by Bandini Cars Forlì.
The Bandini 1000 P is a race car, built from 1959 until 1965 by Bandini Cars Forlì as a Prototype for future Formula Junior racing cars.
The Bandini 1000 turbo, also known as Bandini Berlinetta is a hand-built road car, built in 1992 by Ilario Bandini.
The Bandini 1000 V sports prototype is a race car built in 1970 by Bandini Cars Forlì.
The Bandini 1300 was a racing car built in 1980 by Bandini Cars in Forlì, Italy.
The Bandini formula junior is a racing car model produced from 1959 until 1962 by Bandini Cars in Forlì.
The Bandini 1000 sports prototype is an Italian racing car built in 1972 by Bandini Cars.
The Bandini Saloncino is a racing car, built in 1968 by Bandini Automobili in Forlì, Italy.
A banked turn (or banking turn) is a turn or change of direction in which the vehicle banks or inclines, usually towards the inside of the turn.
A beam axle, rigid axle or solid axle is a dependent suspension design, in which a set of wheels is connected laterally by a single beam or shaft.
Bicycle and motorcycle dynamics is the science of the motion of bicycles and motorcycles and their components, due to the forces acting on them.
A bicycle tire is a tire that fits on the wheel of a bicycle, unicycle, tricycle, quadracycle, bicycle trailer, or trailer bike.
The BMW E46 is the fourth generation of the BMW 3 Series, which was produced from 1997 to 2006.
BMW 320 TC is a racing car built under Super 2000 specifications, which is currently competing in the FIA World Touring Car Championship.
Boardercross, also known as snowboard cross, is a snowboard competition in which four to six snowboarders race down a course.
The Bowin P3 is a monocoque racing car that was produced in 1968 by Bowin.
Bump steer or roll steer is the term for the tendency of the wheel of a car to steer itself as it moves through the suspension stroke.
Camber may refer to a variety of curvatures and angles.
Camber thrust and camber force are terms used to describe the force generated perpendicular to the direction of travel of a rolling tire due to its camber angle and finite contact patch.
The cant of a railway track or camber of a road (also referred to as superelevation, cross slope or cross fall) is the rate of change in elevation (height) between the two rails or edges.
θ is the caster angle, the red line is the pivot line, and the grey area is the tire. The caster angle or castor angle is the angular displacement of the steering axis from the vertical axis of a steered wheel in a car, motorcycle, bicycle or other vehicle, measured in the longitudinal direction.
The Chapman strut is a design of independent rear suspension used for light cars, particularly sports and racing cars.
The Chevrolet Chevelle is a mid-sized automobile which was produced by Chevrolet in three generations for the 1964 through 1978 model years.
The Chevrolet Chevelle Laguna is a mid-sized automobile produced by Chevrolet for the 1973 through 1976 model years.
The Chevrolet Corvair is a compact car manufactured by Chevrolet for model years 1960–1969.
Chevrolet El Camino is a coupé utility vehicle that was produced by Chevrolet between 1959–60 and 1964–1987.
Cross slope, cross fall or camber is a geometric feature of pavement surfaces: the transverse slope with respect to the horizon.
The Dampf-Bahn-Club Sprockhövel operates since 2004 passenger transport on their ridable miniature railway with 127 mm (5 inches) and 184 mm (7¼ inches) gauge in Sprockhövel-Haßlinghausen in North Rhine Westphalia, Germany.
De Dion rear axle A de Dion tube is an automobile suspension technology.
In automobiles, a double wishbone suspension is an independent suspension design using two (occasionally parallel) wishbone-shaped arms to locate the wheel.
An economy car is an automobile that is designed for low-cost purchase and operation.
The Ferrari F50 is a mid-engined range-topping sports car made by Ferrari.
The Ford Escort is a small family car which was manufactured by Ford Europe from 1968 to 2004.
The following is a glossary of terminology used in motorsport, along with explanations of their meanings.
Hans Bastiaan Pacejka (born 1934; died September 2017) was an expert in vehicle system dynamics and particularly in tire dynamics, fields in which his works are now standard references.
The Hillman Imp is a small economy car made by the Rootes Group and its successor Chrysler Europe from 1963 until 1976.
The Holden Commodore is a medium to large sedan sold by Holden since 1978.
The Holden Commodore (VT) is an executive car that was produced by the Australian manufacturer Holden from 1997 to 2000.
The is a line of cars manufactured by Honda.
Legends car racing is a style of race car, designed primarily to promote exciting racing and to keep costs down.
The Leyland Eight was a luxury car produced by Leyland Motors from 1920 to 1923.
Category:Lists of words.
This is a list of Latin words with derivatives in English (and other modern languages).
Wheeler Dealers is a British television series produced by Attaboy TV for the Discovery Channel, fronted by Mike Brewer, with mechanic Edd China in Series 1-13 and Ant Anstead starting from Series 14.
The Lotus Europa name is used on two distinct mid-engined GT coupé cars built by Lotus Cars.
The MacPherson strut is a type of automotive suspension system that uses the top of a telescopic damper as the upper steering pivot.
The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL (W198) was the first iteration of the SL-Class grand tourer and fastest production car of its day.
The Mercedes-Benz W194 (also 300 SL) was the Mercedes-Benz entry for the 1952 Sportscar racing season, its first after World War II.
The Messerschmitt Kabinenroller (Messerschmitt Cabin Scooter) was a series of microcars made by Messerschmitt from 1953 to 1956 and by Fahrzeug- und Maschinenbau GmbH, Regensburg (FMR) from 1956 to 1964.
The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (often shortened to the Cup Series) is the top racing series of the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR).
Motorcycle tyres (tires in American English) are the outer part of motorcycle wheels, attached to the rims, providing traction, resisting wear, absorbing surface irregularities, and allowing the motorcycle to turn via countersteering.
A multi-link suspension is a type of vehicle suspension design typically used in independent suspensions, using three or more lateral arms, and one or more longitudinal arms.
Following the success of Hurst components in Oldsmobile's 442 models, Oldsmobile, in collaboration with Hurst Performance of Warminster, Pennsylvania, produced special-edition performance versions of the 442 or Cutlass Supreme, the Hurst/Olds.
The Opel Rekord P1 (branded for its first two years as the Opel Olympia Rekord P) was an executive car introduced in August 1957, in time for the Frankfurt Motor Show, by Opel as a replacement for the previous year's Opel Olympia Rekord.
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to automobiles: Automobile (or car) – wheeled passenger vehicle that carries its own motor.
The Packard One-Twenty (also known as the One Twenty and 120) is an automobile produced by the Packard Motor Car Company of Detroit, Michigan, from 1935 to 1937 and from 1939 through the 1941 model years.
In motorsport, the racing setup, car setup or vehicle setup is the set of adjustments made to the vehicle in order to optimize its behaviour (performance, handling, reliability, etc.) for specific conditions.
A radio-controlled model (or RC model) is a model that is steerable with the use of radio control.
The Renault Caravelle is a sports car which was produced by the French manufacturer Renault between 1958 and 1968.
Renault Dauphine is a rear-engined economy car manufactured by Renault in a single body style – a three-box, 4-door saloon – as the successor to the Renault 4CV; more than two million were manufactured during its 1956-1967 production.
A road is a thoroughfare, route, or way on land between two places that has been paved or otherwise improved to allow travel by foot or some form of conveyance, including a motor vehicle, cart, bicycle, or horse.
The Scandinavian flick, Finnish flick, or pendulum turn is a technique used in ice racing and rallying.
The scrub radius is the distance in front view between the king pin axis and the center of the contact patch of the wheel, where both would theoretically touch the road.
Sebring International Raceway is a road course auto racing facility located near Sebring, Florida.
Self aligning torque, also known as aligning torque, aligning moment, SAT, or Mz, is the torque that a tire creates as it rolls along, which tends to steer it, i.e. rotate it around its vertical axis.
A sliding pillar suspension is a form of independent front suspension for light cars.
The Speed Energy Formula Off-Road Presented By Traxxas (popularly known as the Stadium Super Trucks) is an American off-road racing series.
Steering is the collection of components, linkages, etc.
Suspension is the system of tires, tire air, springs, shock absorbers and linkages that connects a vehicle to its wheels and allows relative motion between the two.
A swing axle is a simple type of independent (rear wheel) suspension designed and patented by Edmund Rumpler in 1903.
A tire (American English) or tyre (British English; see spelling differences) is a ring-shaped component that surrounds a wheel's rim to transfer a vehicle's load from the axle through the wheel to the ground and to provide traction on the surface traveled over.
In automotive engineering, toe, also known as tracking, is the symmetric angle that each wheel makes with the longitudinal axis of the vehicle, as a function of static geometry, and kinematic and compliant effects.
Traxxas is a remote control model manufacturer based in McKinney, Texas, United States.
The twist-beam rear suspension (also torsion-beam axle or deformable torsion beam) is a type of automobile suspension based on a large H or C shaped member.
Unsafe at Any Speed: The Designed-In Dangers of the American Automobile by Ralph Nader, published in 1965, is a book accusing car manufacturers of resistance to the introduction of safety features such as seat belts, and their general reluctance to spend money on improving safety.
For vehicles such as cars, vehicle dynamics is the study of how the vehicle will react to driver inputs on a given road.
VIP, which roughly translates into Japanese as 'bippu', refers to the modification of Japanese luxury automobiles to make them lower in stance and wider looking with wide aggressive wheels, suspension, and body kits.
The Volkswagen Type 2, known officially (depending on body type) as the Transporter, Kombi or Microbus, or, informally, as the Bus (US) or Camper (UK), is a forward control panel van introduced in 1950 by the German automaker Volkswagen as its second car model.
Wheel alignment, sometimes referred to as breaking or tracking, is part of standard automobile maintenance that consists of adjusting the angles of wheels to the car manufacturer specifications.
A wheelchair, often abbreviated to just "chair", is a chair with wheels, used when walking is difficult or impossible due to illness, injury, or disability.
The 2018 24 Hours of Daytona (formally the 56th Rolex 24 at Daytona) was an International Motor Sports Association (IMSA)-sanctioned endurance sports car race held at the Daytona International Speedway combined road course in Daytona Beach, Florida on January 27–28, 2018.