View Single Post
Old 07-27-2009, 02:33 AM   #3 (permalink)
cfg83
Pokémoderator
 
cfg83's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Southern California
Posts: 5,864

1999 Saturn SW2 - '99 Saturn SW2 Wagon
Team Saturn
90 day: 40.49 mpg (US)
Thanks: 439
Thanked 529 Times in 356 Posts
IsaacCarlson -

Quote:
Originally Posted by IsaacCarlson View Post
they reduce the amount of air going under your car (which is a 'dirty' place) but I also think they create a higher pressure in front of the lower bumper. What if we made V-shaped air dams. they would have a point at the very front edge of the bumper and wedge off to either side and stop at the outside edge of the wheels. it might be better or it may have more drag than regular air dam because of friction with the iar rubbing on it. i don't know, just a thought. let me know what you think.
+1 idea. I don't know if it will work, but I'd like to hear what the aero-experts have to say.

CarloSW2
__________________

What's your EPA MPG? Go Here and find out!
American Solar Energy Society
  Reply With Quote