Details of modifications to improve handling based on years of Autocross racing experience, (includes topics such as wheel alignment, eliminating bump steer, tires, solid mounts, weight, and others). Also describes in detail engine upgrades, including a 3.4L V6 swap, turbocharging, a 5.7L V8 swap, and adding nitrous oxide injection. Topics include eliminating spark knock, calculating horsepower, selecting turbocharger, CE (Compressor Efficiency), MAP sensors, fuel injectors, upgrading fuel system, custom headers, improving airflow, VE (Volumetric Efficiency), and many, many others. Written by an engineer. Includes detailed wiring diagrams, graphs, tables, weights, formulas, dyno test results, and plenty of photographs. A How-To style book. An Excel spreadsheet (for calculating turbocharger performance) described in the book can be downloaded from the Preview section below. Right click on the Preview this book link and then save it to your computer using Save Target As.HP / Weight Ratio Dividing the horsepower of a car by its weight gives a good indication of how fast it can accelerate. ... 1970 6.50 375 5600 415 3600 3313 v8- 402 0.1132 Ford Mustang 2000 5.41 390 6250 385 4250 3589 SVT R 0.1087 Chevrolet Corvette 2004 ... GTO 2004 5.70 350 5200 365 4000 3725 0.0940 Acura NSX 2004 3.20 290 7100 224 5500 3153 manual 0.0920 Chevrolet Camaro 2002anbsp;...
|Title||:||High Performance Fieros, 3.4l V6, Turbocharging, Ls1 V8, Nitrous Oxide|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2006-03-01|