(North American skidpad)
Definition of skidpan in English:
A slippery road surface prepared for drivers to practise control of skidding.
- It feels fantastic on the road at any speed and generates an impressive 0.9 g's on a skidpad on Michelin ZP high-performance run-flat tires.
- It started life as a Fairmont, but nobody is going to say the Fox platform is obsolete after they see it pull over one G on the skidpad.
- The Alphera Dutton Rally is for road-registered performance cars competing in 24 separate driving tests, including timed laps, slaloms and wet skidpans.
Definition of skidpan in:
- US English dictionary
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