posted July 27, 2004 03:11 PM
can someone explain the advantages or disadvantages of increasing the cars track width.
modracer09 Dirt Full Roller
Total posts: 66
posted August 02, 2004 11:37 PM
its simpel a wider car will be more stabel and easyer to drive than a narrow car. like taking a penny and standing it on its side compared to a bottel of beer lol the bottel will stand up easyer.
cd2 Dirt Maniac
Total posts: 161
posted August 03, 2004 08:58 PM
nw15x,don't think the wide or narrow track matters that much on stability but the wheel base length does .A shorter wheel base is harder to drive for a driver without much experance & the longer one is more forgiven.On the track width a narrower one will transfer weight to the right better going in & through the corner than the wider one & if you race on dirt this is what you want for side bite . For exp. if i had a choice of a 68 " track width or a 78" i would take the 68" anytime. cd2