Harley drag racing chassis - Bookshelf
CHASSIS. AND. SUSPENSION. Getting. the. Best. Handling,. Ride,. and. Braking. MIIMien it comes to major ... (under cornering loads) in a road race or accelerating forward in a drag race, all the loads are multiplied when using racing tires.
Tom Reiser's 77-ci (1,260-cc), single-speed Super Sportster is an excellent example of the state of drag racing ... Weighing less than 300 pounds, the chassis consists of a Yetman frame with a Harley-Davidson M50 front fork assembly.
About this book
One-hundred years of Harley-Davidson is often reduced to a tale of a machines. Equally fascinating, and often overlooked, are the men and women behind the machines. The Harley and Davidson founder, the engineers, the racers, the designers, the dealers, the flesh-and-blood heroes made the company and the bikes the success they are today. This book was written in cooperation with the Motorcycle Hall of Fame Museum to accompany an exhibit that opened in 2003. After a brief introduction, the book is divided into three sections; 1. Heroes of H-D; 2. Exhibition catalog; 3. H-D historical overview.
Think of a chassis dyno as a treadmill for your Hog. ... are two basic types of dyno runs, a roll-on, usually in fourth gear, and an all-gear run, which, just like it sounds, amounts to a rolling-start drag race from first gear clear through top gear.