Experimental Study of Motorcycle Transfer Functions for Evaluating Handling

@article{Biral2003ExperimentalSO,
  title={Experimental Study of Motorcycle Transfer Functions for Evaluating Handling},
  author={F. Biral and D. Bortoluzzi and V. Cossalter and M. Lio},
  journal={Vehicle System Dynamics},
  year={2003},
  volume={39},
  pages={1 - 25}
}
Summary The transfer functions of a motorcycle, especially that between roll angle and steering torque, qualify input-output characteristics - that is, motion produced as a function of steering torque - and are closely related to ease of use and handling. This paper describes the measurement of the transfer functions of a typical sports motorcycle, resulting from data collected in slalom tests. These functions are then compared to analytical transfer functions derived from known models in the… Expand
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