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I would imagine... (archive)

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Posted by Austin on May 18, 2001 at 11:56:54:

In Reply to: Re: Anybody know the stock lateral acceleration posted by Stan on May 17, 2001 at 12:27:09:

...a modified suspension (springs, shocks, bars, bushings, camber, 17's, good tires) E30 M3 could approach the 1g mark. I remember a long time ago seeing an article on a Jackson Racing modified late '80's CRX that could do 1g.

Very, very tire dependent as mentioned. And on the street, you really don't get super high lateral gs very often. I had my AP-22 ( set to read lateral g when I came across a buddy in his S2000. He took off and I was only hitting into the .7s average for 1 sec or more at speeds I felt comfortable with achieving on back roads. I'll have to play around with it some more.


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