Slip Angle, Glossary and Terms, Automotive, Motorcycle, Boat Dealers
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The angular difference between the direction in which a tire is rolling and the plane of its wheel. Slip angle is caused by deflections in the tire's sidewall and tread during cornering. A linear relationship between slip angles and cornering forces indicates an easily controllable tire.