Suspension options

Bernie Benz b.m.benz at
Fri Nov 15 11:37:16 EST 2002

Shocks, being velocity sensitive devices, have no effect on the almost zero
velocity of roll and pitch displacements.  These displacements are functions
of vertical spring rate and/or roll spring rate for a given suspension.


> From: "Ingo D. Rautenberg" <ingo at>
> From my experience, Bilstein Sports with both Eibach springs (v8q) and Sachs
> springs (200q20v) worked well.  Body roll in general is better handled by
> springs rather than shocks alone, though bilstein HD's on stock suspension
> can be a good compromise.
> -Ingo

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