Data Analysis Tips

Monitoring Driver Core Temp and Heart Rate

Monitoring Driver Core Temp and Heart Rate

Posted by TrailBrake ║ Matt Romanowski on Aug 23rd 2021

Everyone has felt hot in a race car wearing full Nomex undergarments and a race suit. Even if you are only a DE driver and have tracked on a hot day wearing short sleeves and pants, you have experienc … read more
Race Studio Analysis Corner vMin and Straight vMax

Race Studio Analysis Corner vMin and Straight vMax

Posted by TrailBrake || Matt Romanowski on Feb 24th 2021

One thing that is a great measure of driver performance, chassis changes, and overall vehicle speed is minimum corner speeds (vMin). Maximum corner speeds (vMax) are a similar measure and they also sh … read more
Shocks, Tire Temps, and Load Variation

Shocks, Tire Temps, and Load Variation

Posted by TrailBrake || Matt Romanowski on Feb 24th 2021

If you've ever talked to a suspension engineer, shock guy, or read up on suspension setup, you've probably seen where people say the goal is to reduce the contact patch load variation. That is a compl … read more
Brake Pad Comparisons with DATA

Brake Pad Comparisons with DATA

Posted by Trailbrake || Matt Romanowski on Jan 26th 2021

If you are interested in the products used to do this type of brake comparison, check out:IR Rotor TempsRubbing Rotor TempsEmbedded Brake Pad TempThermocouple ProbeBrake Compression FittingBrake Compr … read more

Custom Sensors in Race Studio 3

Posted by Trailbrake || Matt Romanowski on Jan 26th 2021

For a video of this, check out our AiM webinar at With the release of AiM's next generation of loggers (the MXL2 and MXG), they have started the transition over to Race Studio 3. The new software pack … read more