1993-11-01

The BNPS Model - An Automated Implementation of the “Magic Formula” Concept 931909

The “Magic Formula” concept is an elegant, empirical method of fitting tire data for inclusion in vehicle dynamics models. Its behavior as a function of parameter values is explained in detail in this paper.
This paper presents the BNPS model, a modification of the Magic Formula concept, which has been fully automated on a personal computer. This allows the ready reduction of data into practical Magic Formula type models without any investment of engineering time.
BNPS fitting example results are presented.

SAE MOBILUS

Subscribers can view annotate, and download all of SAE's content. Learn More »

Access SAE MOBILUS »

Members save up to 43% off list price.
Login to see discount.
Special Offer: With TechSelect, you decide what SAE Technical Papers you need, when you need them, and how much you want to pay.
X