Race Engineering: Target Race Tyre Pressure Ranges

Target race tyre pressure ranges are in the table below:

Vehicle WeightTarget (psi)Target (bar)
Kart14 – 181.0 – 1.25
Very Light Racing Car < 800kg22 – 291.5 – 2.0
Light 800kg – 1000kg24 – 321.6 – 2.2
Heavy 1000kg – 1400kg28 – 402.0 – 2.75
Very Heavy > 1400kg37 – 402.5 – 2.75

Use this table as a baseline template that you can then reference and adjust when you get your own test data.

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