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Old 05-26-2010, 05:16 PM   #29 (permalink)
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I'm not sure if it has been mentioned, but turbos do like to have back-pressure from the exhaust.
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The power needed to push an object through a fluid increases as the cube of the velocity. Mechanical friction increases as the square, so increasing speed requires progressively more power.
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