Posts Tagged ‘Suspension’

Installing a Detroit Speed QUADRALink Rear Suspension System

Friday, February 4th, 2011

We admit it, we don’t like leaf spring-based suspensions. They may have been fine when this now-radical RS Camaro was new and their shortcomings not so glaring given the stock horsepower, bias ply tires and drum brakes of the day all conspired to hold the car back performance-wise. (more…)

Hotchkis Suspension Makes the A-Body Hang Hairpins

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011

Pavement rushes under you as you bury the pedal and feel the horsepower glue your back to the seat. You push and pull the gears as you fly through the corners and the meticulously appointed chassis and suspension make child’s play of the twisties. Upgraded big brakes keep the horsepower in check, but the power under your right foot is calling to be released from the stables and you force the throttle southbound and feel the rush as the tach needle climbs and your heart starts to pound.