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When we change the front-to-rear percentage of total weight in the car, the crossweight needs to change to keep the car neutral in handling. This is a 2,800-pound Late Model with a 66-inch track width, a 56 percent left-side weight, and a 15-inch center of gravity running on a 12-degree banked track pulling 1.7 g's in the turns. The numbers in the chart were calculated using standard weight transfer dynamic formulas available in many books on the subject. The car is considered to have a balanced setup.