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The 5th and 6th spring!

The 5th and 6th spring!
When we talk about how many springs our vehicle has we generally think of the answer being four. All too often what we refer to as the 5th & 6th springs are overlooked, this being the sway bars or also known as torsion bars or anti roll bars.

What is Roll center? And how does ride height affect it?

What is Roll center? And how does ride height affect it?
The roll centre is a virtual point at which the chassis interacts with the centre of gravity to create weight transfer and roll. Here we explore solutions for maximising grip as well as common pitfalls when fitting coilovers or lowering your Macpherson strut car.

You can never have too much caster!!

You can never have too much caster!!
Caster is the backward or forward tilt of the steering axis. Vehicle manufacturers are aware of the advantages of caster and as each new model is...

New Product - Civic Type R sway bar kit

New Product - Civic Type R sway bar kit
Whiteline recently acquired the newest 'Hot Hatch' to hit the market with the record breaking FWD Honda Civic Type R. Here's the initial thoughts from Whiteline R+D team.

8 Tips To Ensure A Successful Track Day

8 Tips To Ensure A Successful Track Day
Track days can be both exhilarating and nerve-wracking, or for some even a very stressful experience. Typically, there is a fair amount of prepar...

Miata ND GS1 Handling Kit Review

Miata ND GS1 Handling Kit Review
What can I say about your Grip Series suspension package for the ND MX-5? The MX-5 is fantastic straight out of the box. By adding you sway bar and...

Tires - What have they got to do with your suspension systems?

Tires - What have they got to do with your suspension systems?
The job of the suspension system is to maximize grip from tires while maintaining acceptable ride quality for passengers. Our philosophy revolves ...