Posts Tagged ‘shockwave’

Air Ride Technologies Shockwave IS

Thursday, June 10th, 2010

The new internal ride height sensor is a new state-of-the-art infrared leveling sensor designed for Shockwave® applications. This unit offers a complete bolt on solution for a complete leveling system on many applications. This plug in device works with any AirPod® and LevelPro® compressor packages. The I-S sensor works by bouncing an infrared light beam off the shock inside the Shockwave® unit. This signal tells the distance between to the two, and knows the exact ride height every time! (more…)

Air Ride Technologies Packs 430-HP into a Low, Smooth and Cool Package

Wednesday, June 9th, 2010

There is something to be said for a car that gets driven and driven hard. Trailer queen cars tend to lose their novelty when the owner only gets to pilot them from the ramps of the trailer to the garage. Air Ride Technologies out of Jasper, Indiana, has always been conscious of building cars that will turn heads wherever they go, but will still absorb the hardest thrashing that can be thrown at them. If you have been to any Goodguys Rod and Custom Association event across the country, you have undoubtedly seen their Auto Cross track and the various machines wearing their suspension trickery that get stuffed into corners with the tachometer banging off the redline. Company owner Bret Voelkel has always built cars that provoke the drool factor, but also hit the asphalt with rear rubber smoking and the horses running wild. (more…)