Glossary

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Pascal:The metric measurement for pressure where 1 Pascal=1 Newton per square metre
PDK: Stands for Porsche Doppelkupplungsgetriebe which is their version of a double clutch transmission similar to the DSG box, twins separated at birth
Pitch: The movement of a car on its suspension in reaction to braking or acceleration
Pneumatic Valves: Valves that are operated by air pressure used in F-1 engines to develop valve timing charts that look like square waves

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GT3: Usually ferers to Gran Turismo 3 Class of racing cars designated by FIA with its own set of regulations for homologation and racing

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