RACE CAR CHASSIS: Design and Construction

By: Aird, Forbes

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128pp., intext, b/white halftone plates, line-drawn diagrams and graphs throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Colour, photographically-illustrated card wrapper minimally bumped and edgeworn only. Textblock unmarked. From the rear panel: "From early ladder-type frames to modern composite sandwich structures used in Formula One cars, 'Race Car Chassis Design and Construction' explores the principles, design, and development of the race car chassis in intimate detail. Engineer and author Forbes Aird begins with a thorough explanation of the different types of chassis and the principles used in their design. He then chronicles the historical development of the chassis as a warm-up for a discussion of modern race car chassis, including Formula One and Indy open wheel cars, Winston Cup stock cars, World of Outlaws sprint cars, and Top Fuel dragsters. Materials and components are also discussed in detail, giving the racer with a welder and a dream a solid starting point for designing and building a race car chassis." Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, 8 chapters, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 430g.

Title: RACE CAR CHASSIS: Design and Construction

Author Name: Aird, Forbes

Categories: Automotive,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Osceola, Wisconsin, U.S.A., MBI Publishing: 1997

ISBN Number: 0760302839

ISBN Number 13: 9780760302835

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good +

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 013242

Keywords: Automotive Design, and Construction, Chassis Design, Race Car Design and Construction, Race Car Technology, Series: MBI Publishing Power Pro, Aird, Forbes