Thursday, January 25, 2018

Donald Strout's Formula Renault Setup Articles

Real life racing driver and engineer, Donald Strout wrote very interesting articles on how to set up the Formula Renault in iRacing.

While some of the information is specific to the FR2.0, much of the explanation of how all of these factors affect the handling of the car can be used to gain a general understanding which will be useful no matter what car you're setting up.

  • Intro: "The Balanced Race Car"

  • Wings, Rake and Aero/ Drive Train - Part 1

  • Wings, Rake and Aero/ Drive Train - Part 2

  • Dampers and Springs/ARB

  • Differential Settings

  • Camber, Caster and Toe

  • Tire Pressure and Brake Bias

  • Asymmetrical Setups

  • Baseline Setups