braking distance


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brak·ing distance

 (brā′kĭng)
n.
The distance required for a vehicle moving at a specified velocity to come to a complete stop after its brakes have been activated.
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Brake pads: Worn out brake pads will cause the braking distance to increase and may cause a metal to metal grinding on the rotor surfaces.
Before we started on the track, we got to familiarize ourselves with the Minis' braking distances, learning that when you double your speed, your braking distance is multiplied by four, which is handy to keep in the back of your head.
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The new benchmark engine combines with an upgraded high-torque capacity TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission, world-class on-road driving dynamics and new Brembo brakes - the largest standard front brakes ever offered on a Jeep vehicle - to deliver a new level of performance: 0-100kmph in 3.7 seconds), top speed of 289kmph, 100-0kmph braking distance in 37m and capable of towing 2,949kg.
Police tweeted: "Numerous calls 'flooding' into the control room regarding water, drains and road conditions please drive to the conditions, slow down, leave a big enough gap for braking distance and be patient."
Should improve braking distance by ~20 ft for repeated heavy braking events.
The Parker engineering team spent the past 18 months developing, refining, and certifying an FAA technical standard order (TSO) and STC-approved wheel and brake package for the aircraft that offers a number of significant advantages, including greater ease of maintenance and reliability, significantly lower maintenance costs, and the capability to meet or exceed the current published braking distance requirements for the aircraft.
Because the truck was driven at less than 50 kilometers per hour on the circuit, there was no chance to test the braking distance after sudden deceleration.
The braking distance between you and the vehicle in front of you should be two seconds when driving on a dry road, and at least four seconds in the wet.
The road surface is well cleaned, but it is wet and this leads to an extended braking distance, "he commented.
And they were shocked when station staff told them slippery rails were to blame, causing the driver to misjudge his braking distance into the station.