WATCH: PERKINS ENGINEERING DRIVELINE EXPLAINED

Jack Perkins in the Perkins Engineering workshop. Pic: Youtube / Perkins Engineering

THE latest episode on Perkins Engineering’s popular YouTube channel features a detailed explanation of the driveline on a PE touring car.

The deep-dive follows a recent comparison between the rear suspension setups on PE Commodores from 1993 and 2003, and a 2015-specification Holden Racing Team VF.

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Jack Perkins details the workings of the driveline on the PE cars, including the tailshaft, differential, axles, CV joints, five-stud hubs and the camber wedges that allow changes to camber and toe.

Watch the full episode in the player below!