Exige S V6 geometry?

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Lavazza
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Exige S V6 geometry?

Post by Lavazza » Wed Feb 07, 2018 6:31 pm

Hi
My car is running stock geo which I understand is set up to understeer.
Is there a recommended set up that anyone could share?
My usage is mainly road, but I simply want the handling to be as good as it can be.
Thanks

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Re: Exige S V6 geometry?

Post by AndyD » Tue Feb 13, 2018 6:18 pm

What model Exige do you have ?
There are different set ups ... the later models have a different geo to earlier ..
I have a 2015 roadster and put 1 degree negative camber on front ( more just made ABS activate earlier) on track and 0.5mm toe out per side which is a little aggressive maybe ...
It’s improved turn in, but you still have to get the weight on the front to avoid understeer on track.
On the road it’s just fine.

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Re: Exige S V6 geometry?

Post by Lavazza » Tue Feb 13, 2018 6:46 pm

It's a 2013 Coupé, Race and Premium Sport, running on Corsa's.

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Re: Exige S V6 geometry?

Post by AndyD » Tue Feb 13, 2018 11:34 pm

I would get 1 degree negative camber on the front and check the toe setting is somewhere like 0.1mm out per side minimum to start and see how it feels.
Not a lot more you can do with standard suspension apart from change the tyres to 215 section on the front - AD08R seem reasonable alternative to Corsa.

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