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Trailing Arms

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Trailing arms were a hot setup for many of the racers looking for more suspension travel. By mounting the shocks on the arms and closer to the body, the racers are able to get more travel from a shorter shock. In addition to greater shock options they are also able to modify the motion ratio of the shock, which allows them to dial in the suspension more precisely. However, mounting coilover shocks along the links does require heavier spring rates due to the additional leverage.