For professional teams in all forms of motorsport, data logging has become an essential tool in the search to maximize performance from engine, chassis and driver. Data logging equipment is now accessible to amateur drivers and constructors, and is a very cost-effective way of improving performance. Fully updated to include recent developments, this is a readable, well-illustrated guide to all aspects of data logging, explaining how to design and install a system, and how to interpret the data obtained and use it to analyze performance. The book will also appeal to armchair enthusiasts.
Simon McBeath is an experienced motorsport enthusiast, a competitor for more than 25 years, and a freelance writer who contributes regularly to several magazines. He also designs, manufactures and markets composite racecar aerofoils. He lives near Blandford, Dorset, England.