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Degressive Braking Explained

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This is the 8th in a series of technology-oriented video posts demistifying the engineering world of Formula One. They are excellent for novices but still quite interesting for enthusiasts.

In the embedded clip below, Paul Charsley and Nico Rondet from Rolling Speed cover the issue of degressive braking, a must when driving machines capable of stopping from some 300Kph in a bit over 100 yards.

via Rollingspeed2: YouTube.

 

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