Racing Tire Manufacturers Issue Setup Guidelines for Daytona

Racing Tire Manufacturers Issue Setup Guidelines for Daytona

The NASA Championships Presented by Toyo Tires are upon us. To help competitors with their setups for this truly unique track, Toyo Tires and Hoosier Racing Tire have issued guidelines for nailing your setup at Daytona.
Toyo recommends, “users increase their outside tire inflation pressures by 10 percent and decrease their outside wheel camber angles by 0.5 to 1.0 degree. These changes are intended to better withstand the high-capacity loads associated with Daytona’s unique track characteristics. We also would like to remind users to confirm that their inflation pressures are set high enough to safely support the load of their vehicles under racing conditions, especially with consideration for speed, downforce, banking, and other motorsports track and driving situations (aggressive driving, driving over apex curbs, etc.).”
Hoosier says, “The right side hot pressure must be elevated by 10 percent over the hot racing pressure used on a standard road course configuration. This number

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