Nerd’s Eye View: The Kern’s Pikes Peak Evo IX



AST 5300 dampers with Swift springs are used on the corners and feature remote reservoirs and pillow ball mounts.  FYI, the yellowish looking stuff on the inside of the fenders is Kevlar cloth to protect them from rock blasts during rally stages.


The AST remote reservoir is mounted up high.  The trademark yellow of the Whiteline bushing is visible on the rear trailing arm.


One of the adjusters for the rear AST damper is easily reached from the inside.


The front AST 5300 damper with Swift springs and adjustable camber plate.  Zip-ties are your friend…  


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