How Vacuums Made This Car Fast

Added on Jul 29, 2020

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In 1970, Chaparral Racing changed the game in Can Am with the 2J "Sucker Car". It had the grip to literally blow the competition away...heh. Designer Jim Hall built a car that even Sir Jackie Stewart loved. it was a revolutionary new way to approach down force and if it waste for the McLaren teams complaints, we would have seen it race for many years. we take a look at the tech and engineering that made this car faster than anything else in the 1970 Can Am season. take a look, and find out just how much this car "Sucks".


Episode titleHow Vacuums Made This Car Fast
Episode number30
Date addedJuly 29, 2020
Run time16:13
CategoryFeature magazine

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