Understanding the Basics of Handling and Suspension

Colin
By Colin Wood
Apr 5, 2021 | suspension, Handling

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dyintorace (Forum Supporter)
dyintorace (Forum Supporter) GRM+ Memberand PowerDork
4/5/21 8:54 p.m.

Colin - Do you have any details on the Hakosuka in the picture accompanying this post?

David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
4/5/21 10:08 p.m.
dyintorace (Forum Supporter) said:

Colin - Do you have any details on the Hakosuka in the picture accompanying this post?

I grabbed that pic from the files, and here's the info that accompanied it:

1970 The 2nd JAF GP (May 03, 1970)

GT: #58 Skyline 2000GT-R/ Motoharu Kurosawa

 

 

irish44j (Forum Supporter)
irish44j (Forum Supporter) MegaDork
4/5/21 10:28 p.m.

psh, anti-roll bars are for suckers...

No photo description available.

dyintorace (Forum Supporter)
dyintorace (Forum Supporter) GRM+ Memberand PowerDork
4/6/21 2:23 p.m.

In reply to David S. Wallens :

Thank you!

Tom1200
Tom1200 SuperDork
4/6/21 4:06 p.m.

In reply to irish44j (Forum Supporter) :

Yes anti-roll bars are for suckers; neither of these cars have them.

David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
4/7/21 8:50 a.m.
dyintorace (Forum Supporter) said:

In reply to David S. Wallens :

Thank you!

No prob. It's a rad photo: little bit of opposite lock, fat Watanabes and perfect flares. 

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