Norton 360 Tech, Springs and dampers
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 15th episode in the Norton 360 Engineered for Speed Technical Section looks at the springs and dampers of a V8 Supercar.
In the below video, Craig Lowndes’ #888 race engineer Jeromy Moore explores spring rates, shocks, dampers and the damper dynometre, explaining how it all effects the performance of a modern V8 Supercar.
Stay tuned to Speedcafe.com for more technical insights into the world of V8 Supercars competition.