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N

    Naturally Aspirated (N/A)

A naturally aspirated engine (standard engine), or "N/A", is a engine that gets all of its power from itself and no other means of addition help.

    Neutral Steer

A cornering condition in which the front and rear slip angles are roughly the same. Although seemingly an ideal state of balance, perfect neutral steer is not as stable as slight understeer.

    New Car Dealership

Major car dealership with a parts and service operation.

    Nitro-Methane

Produced specifically as a fuel for drag racing.  When ignited, it is extremely explosive and produces a great amount of horsepower.

    NOS

Nitrous Oxide; used as a horse power additive.  It adds oxygen to the cylinders resulting in more horsepower.  Often referred to as the "Poor mans blower".

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