ABS Traction Control and Brake Components
- Special Publication
- ISBN 1-56091-024-0
- 168 pages
Combining the latest technology in anti-lock braking systems and traction control with examples of applications in 1990 high- performance cars, this vaulable publication is a single-source to up- to-date developments in braking. This comprehensive publication also presents current technology in brake rotors and linings, detailing brake component design, testing, and analysis. Sample contents include: the "Lexus" traction control (TRAC) system; a new algorithm for ABS to compensate for road-disturbance; the role of friction film in friction, wear, and noise of automotive brakes; squeeze casting for disc brake calipers; the design of speed and position sensors in conjunction with bearings in automotive applications; and more.