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Saturday – 11:40am – Hinchcliffe leads practice again at Barber Motorsports Park plus an explanation for the Red tire issues from yesterday

By Steve Wittich About the Firestone Racing Reds Before we recap the session, we’ll attempt to explain the issue the drivers and teams had with the Firestone Racing Alternate Tires (Reds). Drivers and engineers were surprised by the lack of grip, change of balance towards oversteer, and short life span. TSO had a chance to...

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SAFE is Fast presented by Honda – Understeer vs Oversteer: What’s the Difference? Which is faster?

Understeer vs Oversteer: What’s the Difference? Which is faster? Fellow racers, Our NASCAR friends have a nice simple description of the difference between Understeer and Oversteer: “Understeer (push) is when you hit the wall with the front end of the car. And Oversteer (loose) is when you hit it with the back end”. Unfortunately, it’s […]

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