The Ultimate Suspension System FAQs

Aside from the chassis and body experts, the inner workings of a vehicle’s suspension system remain a big mystery to the casual automobile enthusiasts. the suspension system of an automobile is the complex system of springs, shock absorbers, tires, tire air, and linkages that connect the vehicle to the wheels, allowing for a relative motion between the two.

Suspension systems essentially support the handling and grip of the vehicle, as well as its ride quality. These two tasks are often at odds with each other, and suspension tuning involves striking the right balance between handling and ride quality, which is not an easy task. Plus, the suspension has to keep the wheel in contact with the road’s surface for as much as possible, since the ground or road forces that bear down on the vehicle usually do so with contact patches of the tires.

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