CAMBERThe angle that wheels are tilted inward or outward from vertical. If the top of the wheel is tilted inward, the camber is negative.
CARTChampionship Auto Racing Teams Inc. acronym, the former sanctioning organization for the Champ Car World Series.
CENTER OF PRESSUREThe point on a Champ Car World Series car underwing that receives the greatest amount of airflow pressure. This measurement is critical to setting front to rear balance, especially on superspeedways.
CHASSISThe basic structure of a race car to which all other components are attached. Champ Car World Series cars have carbon-fiber monocoque "tubs" while a NASCAR stock car has a steel tube frame chassis.
CHECKERED FLAGBlack and white checkerboard-style flag signifies the end of a race.