Why cars have different grip when they use the same tyres?
Posted 30 April 2014 - 11:28 AM
Posted 30 April 2014 - 11:33 AM Edited by Tylomon, 30 April 2014 - 11:36 AM.
How does it not make sense? The way a car handles has a lot more to do with than just the type of rubber you put on the wheels.
Like the Weight, suspension set-up, and drivetrain.
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Posted 30 April 2014 - 11:35 AM
different center of gravity, different drivetrain, different engine locations. different power to weight ratio, if we're being technical.
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Posted 30 April 2014 - 11:40 AM
did you really just ask that? you dont drive in real life huh?
Posted 30 April 2014 - 12:32 PM Edited by MagnumOpuz, 30 April 2014 - 12:33 PM.
"Lamborghini is a super car, and so is a Porsche. so they handle the same."
incorrect. and no matter how much you spend on tires, this will never be the truth.
Posted 30 April 2014 - 12:49 PM
Both have round wheels. Maybe the tires on the jester are round and the tires on the comet are oval.
Posted 30 April 2014 - 01:37 PM
Posted 01 May 2014 - 12:39 AM Edited by OriginalCharacter, 01 May 2014 - 12:40 AM.
a ford focus won't handle anything like a ferrari enzo just because you may have fit them with the same exact tires
to make things a little less far fetched, a lamborghini diablo and a lamborghini murcielago also won't be the same exact kinda ride just cuz of what rubber they're sporting
Posted 02 May 2014 - 12:11 PM
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