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True or False | Keeping a “c” of the kart’s chassis lower facilitates taking bends on that side

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CHASSIS
COOLING
TYRES
kart
quiz
START
100 CC
SILENCER
FUEL PUMP
IN A CHASSIS, KEEPING A "C" LOWER THAN THE OTHER FACILITIES TAKING BENDS FROM THAT SIDE
Answer
Alessandro Marrapese
Marra61 team owner, team manager, technician and telemetry expert
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WELL DONE!

It’s true: a “C” on the right, for example, lower than the left one, facilitates taking bends, to the right. However, we are talking about very minimal differences, even just half a millimetre, to be verified at the counter using specific tools. There are no changes to be made at amateur level, but when the level rises, it can be useful to help the chassis bend depending on the number of right or left bends a track has.

WRONG!

It’s true: a “C” on the right, for example, lower than the left one, facilitates taking bends, to the right. However, we are talking about very minimal differences, even just half a millimetre, to be verified at the counter using specific tools. There are no changes to be made at amateur level, but when the level rises, it can be useful to help the chassis bend depending on the number of right or left bends a track has.

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