Race Car Setup Tuning Advice
Here is a nice summary I found online of the generally accepted race car setup tuning advice – a quick reference crib sheet .
Even if you know this stuff, this charts can also be helpful in the heat of the moment – For example, I can never remember which way to adjust things! 😎
If you are trying to get rid of Understeer, head down the left.
If you are trying to get rid of Oversteer, head down the right.
Treat with caution.
- Remember to take a methodical approach to race car setup tuning exercise – like this one.
- This is still ALL about maximising your tyres. Read more about optimising tyres here.
- Consider the racing drivers style can have a large influence, masking the real issues. Watch their onboard video and review their data before changing anything – you can even log data with a standard Go Pro these days.