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So I am toying with a leaner car idea and I ran across this 7yr old video of a race in the Tampa area.

There's a leaner car on the track and I'm wondering if anyone knows anything about it. 

Who's it was, how it ran, shortcomings, overall impressions that sort of thing.

I recognized a couple of people in the video so I'm hoping someone has some insights.

Thanks



-- Edited by Archer321 on Monday 2nd of March 2020 10:52:10 PM

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This car was built and run by the Electrocutioners. I think it ran twice (?) and won at USF. As you can see from the video, it has a lot of weight up high. I think it was challenging to drive. That once you committed to a line, it was hard to rapidly change direction. In tight tracks, when you are dealing with traffic that might move in unexpected smile directions, being able to react is essential.

My personal memory is starting to pass the leaner on the inside and watching as it leaned over above my canopy. He could not lean any less without hitting the outside curb, and I could not turn any tighter without getting the inside curve. We tiptoeed through the corner and managed to avoid hitting each other.

Rodney also owns a leaner but it is much lower and leans much less.



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Thanks Cliff. Yeah I can see how with that high center of gravity it would be a fight to change direction/lean direction quickly. Thanks for the insight.

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