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Brakes

  • J Hirst
  • J Whipp
Chapter
Part of the Macmillan Motor Vehicle Engineering Series book series (MMVES)

Abstract

The braking system provides the driver of a vehicle with a meansof safely slowing down (or retarding) the vehicle and bringing it to a halt. When the brakes are applied ………….is generated which converts the energy of movement, …………….. energy into …………….energy.

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Copyright information

© R. Brooks, J. Hirst, J. Whipp 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • J Hirst
    • 1
  • J Whipp
    • 2
  1. 1.Burnley College of Arts and TechnologyUK
  2. 2.North Manchester CollegeUK

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