Design Of Suspension System Of Formula Student Car
This paper deals with the design of suspension system of formula student car. Formula student car is small scale
model of open cockpit, open wheeled Formula One racing car. This paper delineates various steps involved in design of
suspension system complying with the rules and regulations of Student Formula. Proper suspension of a racing car is crucial
to its ride and handling characteristics, load transfer and tire wear. The calculations and model used in this paper are of the
racing vehicle developed by team Veloce, official racing team of Vishwakarma Institute of Technology, Pune. This vehicle
achieved an overall 5th rank in the competition Student Formula Supra SAE India 2015.
Keywords- Formula Student, Suspension design, Analysis, Catia V5, Multi-body Dynamics.