Numerical and experimental investigation of passive rider effects on motorcycle weave

  title={Numerical and experimental investigation of passive rider effects on motorcycle weave},
  author={Matteo Massaro and Roberto Lot and Vittore Cossalter and James C. Brendelson and James Sadauckas},
  journal={Vehicle System Dynamics},
  pages={215 - 227}
Despite the importance of rider passive response to the lateral dynamics of motorcycles, there is very little literature on the subject. Even more uncommon are works that consider rider passive steering impedance and its effect on motorcycle stability. Moreover, until this time, there have been no published studies on steering impedance that include correlation to on-road motorcycle stability testing. This paper explores these topics using an advanced motorcycle simulation model which includes… Expand
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