Norton 360 Tech – Basics of a V8 engine
Welcome to the Norton 360 Engineered for Speed Technical Section – an insight into the technologies behind V8 Supercars racing.
Every second week, Speedcafe.com will bring you a new technical video, with thanks to Triple Eight Race Engineering, Dick Johnson Racing and Ford Performance Racing.
The 12th episode in the Norton 360 Engineered for Speed Technical Section looks at the basics of a V8 Supercars engine.
In the below video, Jamie Whincup’s TeamVodafone race engineer Mark Dutton gives you a tour around the powerplant of one of the champion team’s Holden V8 engines.
Next week, Triple Eight’s engine builder Kenny McNamara gives you a closer look at the ‘nuts and bolts’ of a V8 Supercars engine.
Stay tuned to Speedcafe.com for more technical insights into the world of V8 Supercars competition.