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A model of MercedesBenz SLR 722 Edition with m= 1724 kg, has a cfw_ercharged
V8 engine with maximum power of 485 kW and maximum speed 6500 rpm. The
maximum speed is 337 km/h (209 mph). The overall efficiency is 0.75. What is
Homework #1, Chapter 1
1. Choose your favorite car and find out detailed
information about its weight, size, acceleration,
power, wind drag coefficients, tires, etc.
2. Conduct the force analysis similar to Figure 1.6
of Gillespie for a front wheel drive,
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to plot the shortest braking dIstance vs the initial speed v, assumIng the mass
of the vehicle as 1800 kg and friction COeffIcIents for O 1 to 0 7.
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Homework assignment for Chapter 6, Vehicle Vibration
Choose two car models and research how they design the suspension
systems for the comfortness.
Find some youtube video clips to show the vibration of the tire/wheel and
comment how it can be imp
Chapter 5 Homework M,
Do an internet search to find experimental data showing the normal,
longitudinal, and transverse stress distributions between a tire and a flat
surface. Explain their data in details and compare them to the discussion
we had with res
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Homework for C hapter 8 A flu. 1 f
Compare with good engineering reasoning on the advantages and disadvantages of
McPhersnn suspension versus Double A arm (SLR) suspension. Give exampies of
three different cars [brands and models for each s