dirt track backspacing

Old 11-16-2009, 04:47 PM
Junior Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 1
Default dirt track backspacing

i am building a metric car monte regal etc im going to be runing a 8 inch rims with the 10 inch hoosier tires im trying to figure out what backspacing i need for the rims a 2 or 3 inch offset any help thanks
monte53 is offline  
Old 11-29-2009, 09:35 PM
Senior Member
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 267

Most guys try to run 2-offs all the way around, in order to get the widest wheelbase footprint legally possible.

However, on very hard dry slick tracks, if you run a 3-off or a 4-off on the right rear only, with 2-offs on the other three, you will get more roll center "sidebite" traction stability in and out of the corners.

On wet heavy tracks, run a 2-off on the right rear also.
Use a good beadlock on right rear either way if your rules will allow.
DRTRCR22 is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -