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Old 09-17-2010, 02:36 PM   #136 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by botsapper View Post
.....Much speculation on your final flourish. I guess front & rear wheel spat extensions ala-Prius to clean up tire votices. Paint the under body surface areas in flat black, to integrate black rear wheel covers, it also lessens the perceived 'volume' of the tail section. Maybe de rigeur - splitter strakes on the rear diffuser (aero advantage - ?,) but for some cool factor. Also see rear diffuser solution on VW L1 concept....
Hi botsapper,

Alas, but the finishing touches will probably wait till next summer, and the temperatures in Wisconsin as of late are getting cool enough to make the remaining fiber glass work rather difficult, but not impossible.

Spats and such can always to be added then, and I suspect some of the other tweaks that basjoos has made to his Civic will be added as well.

botsapper, do you have any pictures of the VW L1 from the angle you are talking about? I'm curious now.

Jim.
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