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Author Gillespie, T. D. (Thomas D.)

Title Fundamentals of vehicle dynamics / Thomas D. Gillespie
Published Warrendale, Pa. (400 Commonwealth Dr., Wallendale PA USA) : Society of Automotive Engineers, [1992]
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 495 pages) : illustrations, digital file
Series Society of Automotive Engineers. Electronic publications
Society of Automotive Engineers. Electronic Publications. Electronic publications
Contents Acceleration performance -- Braking performance -- Road loads -- Ride -- Steady-state cornering -- Suspensions -- The steering system -- Rollover -- Tires
Summary This book provides comprehensive coverage of vehicle dynamics presenting a foundation of engineering principles and analytical methods to explain the performance of an automotive vehicle. Includes details on the basic mechanics governing vehicle performance and familiarizes the reader with analytical methods and terminology
Notes Title from PDF title page (SAE Web site, 08/03/2012)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Also available in print
Subject Motor vehicles -- Dynamics.
Form Electronic book
Author Society of Automotive Engineers.
ISBN 0768023335 (PDF)
9780768023336 (PDF)