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Re: Strut brace

#111 Post by Alec » Tue May 23, 2017 8:08 pm

Hello Calorian,

strut braces were modifications to mainly rally cars as hard landings put a lot of strain on the strut tops, forcing them inwards. Obviously many hard landings would weaken and distort the shell, hence the brace to stabilise the bodyshell.
I don't believe that they enhance roadholdng or handling and generally I don't remember seeing them fitted to circuit cars?


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