Definitions for "TRAILING ARM"
Keywords:  suspension, pivot, axle, rear, aft
a suspension arm that is mounted so that it points to the rear of the vehicle, used to locate the rear axle. Usually used on link suspension, where the coilover mounts.
A rear suspension piece holding the rear axle firmly fore and aft yet allowing it to travel up and down.
A rear suspension linkage supporting wheel assembly aft of a transverse pivot axis.