My Better Answer to the
Test of Your
Pinewood Derby Car Design Learning

The test question was:
Design a car which beats the 3 wheel car (with its CM 1.3 inches forward of the rear axle) under the above conditions.

This answer is "better" because it applies to more track conditions.

Specify these design parameters for your design:

Enter answer key here:


Now that you have found the answer, please allow others to experience the same sense of satisfaction and accomplishment that comes from discovery. You worked for it. You earned it. Savor it.

Let others have the same joy.

Yours in better racing,
Original publication: 2/20/2000. Latest update: 2/25/2000.
Copyright 2000 © by Stan Pope. All rights reserved.