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The Physics of Stock Car Racing from
a NASCAR Champion's Perspective

Dr. Scott Winters - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

March 9, 2004

A two-time NASCAR Champion will overview the physics of stock car racing from a driver's perspective. Topics will feature various technical aspects of stock car racing, such as, tires, mechanical suspension, aerodynamics and engines, with an emphasis on NASCAR-style cars.

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