Auto Pros on the Road puts the Babcox Media team on location in shops across the USA. This episode is sponsored by FRAM
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The first requirement for a wheel bearing is to have enough stiffness to resist deflection under cornering.
BRAKE & FRONT END, March 1971: In 1971, Formula 5000 in the U.S. was a direct rival to Europe’s Formula One. The Questor Grand Prix pitted the purpose-built 3.0L racing engines against 5.0L stock-block pushrod engines in very similar chassis. This non-championship race attracted 38 cars due the generous prize money.
With wider tires for 2017, F1 cars will be able to develop greater braking torques. Brembo says its engineers have focused on the redesign of the individual elements composing the systems, starting from the brake calipers.