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4 April 2017 Comments Off on A Note on Racing

A Note on Racing

Who does not enjoy speed? Even when we were younger, we enjoy pushing our toy cars to speed them up. People have enjoyed the competition for as long as there have been vehicles to race. Long before motorized vehicles were discovered, there were already animals being used as transportation and having them race each other was already being enjoyed. Try to remember ancient history, in the Roman Empire, there were those luxurious chariots that were used by the king and the royals.

It has evolved into a lot of categories but all of which provide enough excitement. Single seater races such as Formula 1 Racing has drawn a lot of followers because of its extreme speed. This is probably the most famous motor sports where it involves a lot of specially designed high-speed cars. These are open-wheels cars where most of the cars have aerofoil wings in the front and as well as rear to have a better adhesion to the track. For all racing enthusiast in the world, this is the highest level of motor sport where all car racers want to take part of.

Another race that belongs to the one seater is Kart racing but this is much cheaper when it comes to cost while the vehicles as well as the tracks are much smaller. There are other types of races such as drag racing, off-road, hill climbing, ice-racing, touring car racing and a lot more. Each one has its own following from all over the world. Different people have their own preferences but one thing that is very evident among all these, are the level of excitement it provides that is why more people are getting pulled in. It does not matter whether you are a man or a woman. It has lured a lot because of the exhilarating fun.

4 April 2017 Comments Off on Racing – A Guide

Racing – A Guide

Being fast is something everyone would want to be, that is why we push ourselves to own cars. We want to be where we need to be the soonest possible. There is probably a part in each person that yearns to be fast, thus many enjoy car racing. Formula 1 Racing is one of the famous racing competition known to many from all over the wold. Joining his prestigious ace is not that easy. The Formula One circuit is made up of street car racing or the one commonly know to many as the Grand Prix.

If there is one thing that is particularly different about the Formula 1 racing circuit is that there are two championships at the end of the circuit: The first one is for the automobile constructors and the other one for the drivers. A specially built car race track is the usual venue or it can also be a roadway. The roadway races are perhaps the more popular among the two, one of which is the Monaco Grand Prix. Formula 1 racing includes vehicles that are specially modified for optimal performance. It has speed that can reach 360 mph and on corners as these are at high speeds, G-force is experienced.

The racing car teams are also the people behind the construction of the cars used in the race. There are specific rules that all of them must abide, however, they can work on the enhancements of the aerodynamics, electronics, tires, and suspension. These cars are only single seater, just enough room for the driver to be comfortable in. Most people enjoy these races because it is really intense. It has a good following from both gender. If you want intensity and speed, this can be the sport that will wake your entire system because of it excitement.