Ballast FAQs:


Q: Is ballast material that is used to provide stability to a vehicle or structure?

A: Yes.

Q: Is ballast used as a handicap?

A: Yes, and the leading drivers at the end of one race being given more ballast for the next race.

Q: Is ballast used in sailboats to provide moment to resist the lateral forces on the sail?

A: Yes.

Q: Is ballast used to bring it up to the minimum?

A: Yes.