From F1 to Baja: Multimatic’s Clever Spool-Valve Dampers Explained

From F1 to Baja: Multimatic’s Clever Spool-Valve Dampers Explained

DSSV-Spool-Valves

DSSV-Spool-Valves

Automobile-development engineers are invariably discontented with the status quo. That is particularly true in ride-and-handling improvement, where twin-tube shock absorbers—more accurately named suspension dampers—are now under scrutiny. These one hundred-plus-year-old devices are finally prime candidates for replacement by more sophisticated …