Racing Car

Race Time

  • Which force makes the car move?
  • Which force makes the car stop?
  • What can make the car go faster or slower?

Pit Stop

  • Building instructions book ‘B’, pages 4 - 18

Test Car

Experiment 1:

  • Test your car with the medium-sized wheels to see how far it will go.
  • Pull the launcher back to position 5.

Let's race!

Experiment 2:

  • Now test your car with small grey wheels and the large white wheels.

What did you see?

  • Which forces did you observe?
  • Did you see any patterns?